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2021 Reading Goals and Plans

I usually wait until mid to late January before posting my reading plans or goals. Mainly because I'm very optimistic about my superhuman capabilities during the start of a new year but much of that enthusiasm fades over the next couple of weeks. I tend to believe I can read more than ever but reality is usually closer to how much I averaged in previous years. So, to allow myself the opportunity to dream big and then plan well, I take the ambitious goals for a road test during the first couple of weeks of the year. If they still look achievable, great! If not, I will part ways with those that are a stretch.  The numbers I have an arbitrary number set in Goodreads for this year but it's not a number I will quote as I tend to change it often and it is intended to factor in the many picture books I read with my kids. But that said, there are three numbers I would like to improve this year (last year's stats in parentheses) - total number of pages read (approx. 11k), average n

Teaser Tuesdays -- Jan 05, 2010



Teaser Tuesdays

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:
Grab your current read
Open to a random page
Share with us two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page.


She'd gone several paces into the room when she turned and saw in the darkness before her a pair of large yellow eyes. An involuntary cry escaped her lips.

~ Pg. 105, Haunted Ground by Erin Hart.





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Comments

Ash said…
Woo, sounds good! I love your layout. Looks like you're reading The Bell Jar soon, I've been wanting to read that forever. Hope you enjoy it!
Susan said…
Excelent teaser this week! Looks spooky enough to hold my attention. I will have to look this one up at the library :)

I am re-reading Watership Down by Richard Adams this week. You can find my teaser here.
MysteryWriter said…
I'm glad Amazon delivered this to me today!
Athira said…
Ash, thanks!! I have also been wanting to read The Bell Jar for ages!!

Susan, this one is definitely spooky!

MysteryWriter, I hope you enjoy the book!