WWW Wednesday

4 Dec

W…W…W…Wednesdays is a weekly meme hosted by MizB at Should be Reading. 

TO PLAY ALONG, JUST ANSWER THE FOLLOWING THREE (3) QUESTIONS:

  1. What are you currently reading?
  2. What did you recently finish reading?
  3. What do you think you’ll read next?

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What are you currently reading?

I am just about to start And The Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini tonight! One of my favourite books of all time is A Thousand Splendid Suns by Hosseini so I’m really excited to read his latest, as I also loved The Kite Runner too.

And The Mountains Echoed - Khaled Hosseini

What did you recently finish reading? 

I’ve finished three books since my last WWW WednesdayA Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving; A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens; and All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque which I will be reviewing later this week. Take a look at the other 2 reviews to see what I thought of those.

A Prayer for Owen Meany - John Irving

A Tale of Two Cities - Charles Dickens

All Quiet on the Western Front - Erich Maria Remarque

What do you think you’ll read next?

The next book on my list is The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak. I’ve heard so many amazing things about this book so I can’t wait to read it.

thebookthief
I would love to hear your thoughts on any of these books, although no spoilers please for the ones I haven’t read yet!

-H-

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19 Responses to “WWW Wednesday”

  1. Aleksandra @ Aleksandra's Corner December 4, 2013 at 11:49 pm #

    I love The Book Thief, so amazing, I hope you’ll enjoy it. I’ve been meaning to re-read it for quite a long time, but still haven’t.

    And I loved The Kite Runner, but still haven’t read A 1000 Splendid Suns, still sits unread on my bookshelf, but I hope you’ll enjoy And the Mountains Echoed. I’m planning to get myself a copy soon.

    I’d usually say happy reading, but with your choice of books, I’m saying enjoy your books!

    My WWW

    • hms1990 December 8, 2013 at 1:44 pm #

      I’m looking forward to The Book Thief – have heard such great things.

      I highly recommend you read A Thousand Splendid Suns – it’s beautiful

  2. ChrissiReads December 5, 2013 at 12:37 am #

    I really hope you enjoy The Book Thief. I loved it! :D Happy Reading!

  3. bookmammal December 5, 2013 at 2:25 am #

    “The Book Thief” and “Prayer For Owen Meany” are both sitting on my TBR pile–kind of an interesting pairing! I’m not sure I’ll get to either of them before the holidays, though–“Owen” is going to take me some time to get through, and I’m not sure I’m in the right mood to give “Book Thief” the attention it deserves.

    • hms1990 December 8, 2013 at 1:45 pm #

      Prayer for Owen Meany is worth it. It’s intense but a great book

  4. ocdreader December 5, 2013 at 4:01 am #

    Wow! You packed some amazing books into your week! Dang. I loved the Book Thief as well, hope you enjoy.

    http://lostinsidethecovers.wordpress.com/2013/12/04/www-wednesday-123/

    • hms1990 December 8, 2013 at 1:46 pm #

      I wish I read them all in a week! Took me forever to read A Tale of Two Cities. Will read your WWW now

      • ocdreader December 10, 2013 at 11:05 am #

        shew, ok, I was wondering if you were a speed reader or something :D – i was feeling quite inadequate!

      • hms1990 January 5, 2014 at 12:49 pm #

        I wish! I would get through my list much quicker if I were a speed reader!

  5. bibliobeth December 5, 2013 at 6:20 am #

    All your books are right up my street! I loved A Thousand Splendid Suns as well and can’t wait to read his latest, Owen Meany is on my TBR list and The Book Thief was awesome. Will be looking forward to your review :-)
    Here’s my link http://wp.me/p32hC2-td

    • hms1990 December 8, 2013 at 1:47 pm #

      So far I am loving And The Mountains Echoed. Will read your WWW Wednesday now :)

  6. My Full Bookshelf December 5, 2013 at 11:21 am #

    I really want to read the Book Thief!

    mine: http://myfullbookshelfreviews.blogspot.com/2013/12/wwwwednesday.html

    • hms1990 December 8, 2013 at 1:47 pm #

      Thanks for commenting – will read yours now

  7. pooks December 5, 2013 at 12:21 pm #

    I loved The Book Thief. Just loved it.

    http://planetpooks.com/www-wednesday-dec-4-2013/

    • hms1990 December 8, 2013 at 1:48 pm #

      Everyone who I’ve met who has read it has felt the same – high expectations! I’ll check out your WWW now

  8. Toi Thomas December 5, 2013 at 10:44 pm #

    I too would like to read the Book Theif, but who knows where it is on my TBR list. I’ve been going back to read or re-read quite of few of the classics, not sure if Tale of Two cities is on that list. You have a great list here. Here’s mine. Have a nice day. http://etoithomas.com/2013/12/04/www-wednesday-12413/

    • hms1990 December 8, 2013 at 1:50 pm #

      Have you read Tale of Two Cities before? I’ll check out your WWW now

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