Saturday, January 4, 2014

Books Read in the Past Week

Books read for the first time are marked with a #

"How to  Converse Continually and
Familiarly With God"

by St. Alphonsus Liguori
translated by Fr. L. X. Aubin, C.SS.R
{Sunday book} 

"The Imitation of Mary #
In Four Books"
by Alexander De Rouville 
Revised and Edited by Matthew J. O'Connell
[devotional reading, Catholic]
(one chapter a day; more on Sunday)

"The Cloister Walk"
by Kathleen Norris
(non-fiction, autobiographical, Catholic themes [Protestant author]) 
{Two uses of the "F" word (in quoted conversations,
and NOT in any monastic settings.)}
(I could have done without the "F" word, but this
is still a lovely book.)

"A Lemon and a Star"
( loan)
"The Wild Angel"
"Terrible, Horrible Edie"
"Edie on the Warpath"
by E.C. Spykman
[children's fiction, historical]

"Rose in Bloom"
by Louisa May Alcott
(Started on January 1st; first book read
in 2014.  I deliberately chose a book I
know and love to start off the year.)

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