Howards End is On the Landing

While browsing on some time ago, I ran across Susan Hill’s book, Howards End is on the Landing, and was instantly intrigued with her accomplishment. I love the idea of taking a hiatus from book buying (the logistics of which will involve phenomenal restraint) and concentrate on what I have already purchased.

So here begins (yet again) my journey…into my own library. My goal is to make a visible and memorable dent in my personal library by the end of 2016.  I’m going to track my progress, and hopefully at the end, I will have read more good books than bad, and perhaps I will have found a few ridiculously good books and passed them along to friends who will love them like I did.  Wish me luck…and come along for the ride.


From the Bookshelves of Laura W. Spotts…

  1. Holy Bible (ESV) – currently reading
  2. Carry On, Warrior by Glennon Doyle Melton – currently reading
  3. Pure Grace:  The Life Changing Power of Uncontaminated Grace by Clark Whitten – currently reading
  4. Ape House by Sara Gruen – currently listening
  5. The Wednesday Daughters by Meg Waite Clayton – currently reading
  6. The Heart of Haiku by Jane Hirshfield – currently reading


Books I didn’t get to in 2015…

  1. The Giver by Lois Lowry
  2. The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis
  3. The Wednesday Daughters by Meg Waite Clayton
  4. Yarn Harlot: The Secret Life of a Knitter by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee


    • Thankfully I know I enjoy both Larssen and Wiesel, as I have read the first of each trilogy. I have been wanting to get back to finish the Millennium trilogy for several years, and keep getting distracted, and I have wanted to reread Night ever since the subsequent books were published. I figured putting them in the challenge would increase the possibility that I would succeed this year. Fingers crossed…

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