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    My June 2019 Reading List

    June was a fairly light month in my reading life. I started a couple of classics on audiobook that I just couldn’t get through, including Little Women, which was just badly produced, and Lord of the Rings, which I think I wasn’t ready to tackle. I seemed to bounce between light palette cleansers and deep meaningful selections. Should you wish to purchase these titles I have linked to Amazon. As an Amazon Associate I earn a small commission at no additional cost to you from qualifying purchases. Let’s dig in! Heavy: An American Memoir by Kiese Laymon Laymon writes about weight, being a black man in America and his relationship…

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    May 2019 Reading List

    May 2019 was a great month for reading at the Sweet Orange Cottage. I’ve enjoyed a nice mix of nonfiction, fiction, heavy, light, ebooks and audiobooks. I checked all of these books out through my local library on Overdrive. Should you wish to purchase these titles I have linked to Amazon. As an Amazon Associate I earn a small commission at no additional cost to you from qualifying purchases. Let’s dig in! Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town by Jon Krakauer * I love Krauer for his well-researched and compelling non-fiction writing. Into Thin Air is high on my list of favorites. I listened to this…