Month in Review

June in Review

I read 6 books in June. My favorite read was The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien. I’m quite a bit behind in Moby-Dick, but I am confident that I will finish it by the end of July. Below is the complete list of books I read in June:

Girl With a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier (read for Modern Detour but not yet reviewed)- 🙂 🙂 🙂

The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien – 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂

The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett – 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂

Saint Joan by George Bernard Shaw – 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂

The View from Saturday by E.L. Konigsburg – 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley – 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂


So, what will I be reading in July? I posted last week that my summer will be adventure-themed. Therefore, there will be some books from that list on my July TBR.

Moby-Dick by Herman Melville (to finish for the read-along hosted by Adam @ Roof Beam Reader)

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith (a.k.a. J.K. Rowling)

Cinq Semaines En Ballon (Five Weeks in a Balloon) by Jules Verne

A Man for All Seasons by Robert Bolt

A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck

The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien (to finish for the read-along hosted by Robert @ 101 Books)

The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway (for a July read-along hosted by Hamlette @ The Edge of the Precipice)

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson