Saturday, June 21, 2014

Sunday Snippets-- A Catholic Carnival

It's time once again for Sunday Snippets!  Thanks to RAnn for hosting.  I've discovered some wonderful blogs here.  How about sharing yours?

Books Read in the Past Week

Books read for the first time are marked with a #
Books, (except Sunday books) are grouped by author, and not necessarily in the order read.

"Love God And Do What You Please"
by St. Alphonsus Liguori
adapted by M. J. Huber
[spiritual reading]
a favorite of mine; thank God it wasn't one of the books
lost when I moved!
"Bless Me, Father, for I Have Kids" #
by Susie Lloyd
[nonfiction, humor]
(Kindle books)
{reserved for Sunday}

Bible books(s) read this week:
(one my favorites!)
(This post explains my Bible-reading plan.)
{Also,  inspired by something I read in 
"The Way of a Pilgrim," I've started
reading one full Gospel every day, dividing each Gospel into several portions.}
(Monday and Friday]
(Tuesday and Saturday)

"Raise High The Roof Beam, Carpenters"
and "Seymour: An Introduction"
{"Seymour" carried over from last week}
"Franny" and "Zooey" 
by J. D. Salinger

"The Way of a Pilgrim
and The Pilgrim Continues His Way"
author unknown.
Translated by Helen Bacovcin
Foreword by Walter J. Ciszek, S.J.
[Spirituality (Orthodox, Russian)]

Autobiography?  Fiction?
This is not the translation read by Franny Glass.

"Carney's House Party"
by Maud Hart Lovelace
[YA fiction]

"Red Rose and Tiger Lily or
In a Wider World" #
(sequel to "A World of Girls")
by L. T. Meade
[children's fiction]
(free Amazon Kindle book)
I've been meaning to read this for several
{carrying over into next week}

"The Great American Broadcast: A Celebration
of Radio's Golden Age"
by Leonard Maltin
{carrying over into next week}

Old Favorite

After searching for a long time, I finally found an affordable copy of an old favorite book.

I’m VERY glad to be able to read this again.