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Portable Magic

Reading, for me, is entertainment and an escape from the real world. But it can also inform and stretch the boundaries of the life I live.

Currently reading

I Almost Forgot About You
Terry McMillan
Progress: 76 %
The Gates of the Alamo
Stephen Harrigan
Progress: 67/592 pages
I am No One You Know
Joyce Carol Oates
Progress: 17 %
The Return of the King
J.R.R. Tolkien, Rob Inglis
Progress: 35 %

Second Bingo!

I got my second bingo! This one is diagonal and down, B1-O5. And I should have at least one more before the weekend is up. 



B1 Read by candlelight or flashlight: The Monkey


B2 Diverse Authors can be spooky fun: The Good House


B4 Fall into a good book: Fall of the House of Usher


I1 Magical realism: The Accident Season


I2 Ghost stories and haunted houses: Silence for the Dead


I3 Genre: Mystery: Adventure of Silver Blaze


I4 Locked room mystery: Murders in the Rue Morgue


I5 Supernatural: The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer


N2 Young adult horror: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children


N3 Free book: (Lora's Rants & Reviews) Letters to the Damned


N4 It was a dark & stormy night: Rainy Season


N5 Classic horror: The Tell-Tale Heart


G4 Set in New England: The Fireman


G5 Pumpkin: Betty Crocker Halloween cookbook


O2 Reads with booklikes friends: (Jessica HDB) The Monstrumologist


O5 Set on Halloween: Cycle of the Werewolf