WWW Wednesday, 24-November-2021

24 Nov

Welcome to WWW Wednesday! This meme was formerly hosted by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and revived here on Taking on a World of Words. Just answer the three questions below and leave a link to your post in the comments for others to look at. No blog? No problem! Just leave a comment with your responses. Please, take some time to visit the other participants and see what others are reading. So, let’s get to it!


The Three Ws are:

What are you currently reading?
What did you recently finish reading?
What do you think you’ll read next?

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Currently reading: Again, nothing with The Girl with Ghost Eyes by M.H. Boroson. Ebooks have never been my favorite so it’s no surprise that this format is slow going for me. I’m not too upset about it, really. I’m fine with it lingering.
I knocked out another few pages of True History of The Kelly Gang by Peter Carey. My partner has to walk with the Baby before they go to sleep and I use those few minutes to crack open this book. Hopefully they’ll go down more easily soon, but I’m fine with little bits for now.
I’m excited to say I started The Ghosts of Eden Park by Karen Abbott late last week and I’m enjoying it already. I love well-written nonfiction and this fits squarely into that bucket. Maybe some longer runs can help me make good progress with this one, but I’ll probably slow down running a bit after my Turkey Trot tomorrow.

StrangerRecently finished: I wrapped up The Perfect Stranger by Megan Miranda while driving home from the nanny’s on Thursday and it felt so good to finish a book! The ending of this was satisfying because I wouldn’t have guessed it and it was well woven into the story. I’ll try to get a review written soon if Baby will let me.

Reading next: It’s way too early for me to be thinking of this! Maybe I’ll look into it next week.

Leave a comment with your link and comment (if you’re so inclined). Take a look at the other participant links in the comments and look at what others are reading.

Have any opinions on these choices?

Until next time, write on.

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32 Responses to “WWW Wednesday, 24-November-2021”

  1. Laurel-Rain Snow November 24, 2021 at 12:36 AM #

    I am glad you enjoyed The Perfect Stranger. Megan Miranda is an author I enjoy. Have a great holiday week, and here’s MY WWW POST


    • Sam November 25, 2021 at 7:11 AM #

      I’m glad to find a new author I liked. Happy reading!


  2. JdV November 24, 2021 at 2:18 AM #

    Congratulations on finishing A Perfect Stranger. I’m glad that you enjoyed the ending. There’s nothing worse than a mystery when you don’t feel convinced by the ending. Here’s my WWW post https://devoil.wordpress.com/2021/11/24/www-wednesday-24th-november/ Happy Thanksgiving!


    • Sam November 25, 2021 at 7:12 AM #

      I kept trying to figure it out all along and had everything change 2/3 in. Great pacing. Happy reading!

      Liked by 1 person

  3. Lisa Potter November 24, 2021 at 2:43 AM #

    Glad you enjoyed The Perfect Stranger.

    My WWW post is: https://liseysreads.wordpress.com/2021/11/24/www-wednesday-33-24-november-2021/

    Liked by 1 person

  4. The Gal Herself November 24, 2021 at 2:59 AM #

    Congrats on finishing Perfect Stranger. Ebooks aren’t my favorite, either. I don’t know why, but I’m happy to see I’m not alone.

    This week I’ve got a cozy mystery and a true crime classic.



    • Sam November 25, 2021 at 7:13 AM #

      I still like the physical book. Maybe if I had an ereader it would be different, but reading on my phone is no fun. Happy reading!


  5. Lola November 24, 2021 at 3:48 AM #

    I remember when my girl was little she preferred to sleep on me. I ended up carrying her in a sling a lot of the time. That way I had my hands free whilst she was happily snuggled up asleep against me. She only started napping/sleeping in her own cot when she was about six months old. It worked for us and her, but every baby is different!

    Reading feels good just at the moment! https://lolaetlavie.wordpress.com/2021/11/24/www-wednesdays-24-november-2021/


    • Sam November 25, 2021 at 7:14 AM #

      We have an Ergo carrier that the baby sleeps well in. It’s a last ditch effort when she won’t sleep anywhere else. Happy reading!

      Liked by 1 person

  6. _forbookssake November 24, 2021 at 4:29 AM #

    The Perfect Stranger looks so good! Glad you enjoyed it 🙂

    My WWW: http://forbookssake.home.blog/2021/11/24/www-wednesday-24th-november-2021


    • Sam November 25, 2021 at 7:14 AM #

      It was a fun ride to be sure. Happy reading!


  7. whatcathyreadnext November 24, 2021 at 6:45 AM #

    I’ll look forward to reading your review of The Perfect Stranger.

    Here’s my WWW https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/2021/11/24/wwwwednesday-24th-november-2021/


    • Sam November 25, 2021 at 7:15 AM #

      Hopefully I can write it this holiday weekend. Happy reading!


  8. Stephanie - Bookfever November 24, 2021 at 8:26 AM #

    I love it when a thriller has a satisfying end because that doesn’t always happen in my opinion.


    • Sam November 25, 2021 at 9:10 AM #

      I agree for sure! It was a great turn of events that it ended so well. Happy reading!


  9. nickimags @ Secret Library Book Blog November 24, 2021 at 9:46 AM #

    Looking forward to your review of The Perfect Stranger. Here’s my link for this week: https://thesecretlibrarysite.wordpress.com/2021/11/24/www-wednesdays-24-11-21-happyshrugday%f0%9f%98%89-wwwwednesdays-secretlibrarybookblog/


    • Sam November 25, 2021 at 9:11 AM #

      Hopefully Baby lets me write it this weekend. Happy reading!

      Liked by 1 person

  10. silverbuttonbooks November 24, 2021 at 10:21 AM #

    Yahoo to finishing a book! Audiobooks are the not-so-secret hero of my reading. I’m so glad that one you finished was also one you enjoyed.

    Here is my WWW: https://silverbuttonbooks.com/2021/11/24/www-wednesday-november-24-2021/

    Enjoy your week!


    • Sam November 25, 2021 at 9:11 AM #

      Thanks! I was nervous when I started it but ended up enjoying it a lot. Happy reading!


  11. Kwizgiver November 24, 2021 at 12:29 PM #

    I didn’t realize what a great reading week I had until I posted!



    • Sam November 25, 2021 at 9:12 AM #

      Sometimes these posts surprise me as well. Happy reading!


  12. Ryan November 24, 2021 at 12:51 PM #

    I struggle with ebooks as a format too, even though by all accounts I should find it convenient. I just like the tactile feeling of physical books too much, and Kindle has had annoying bugs for me on occasion. I do get them sometimes anyway, though, as it’s hard to resist seeing a novel you want to read going for $1.99.

    Have a great week!

    WWW Wednesday – November 24, 2021


    • Sam November 25, 2021 at 9:13 AM #

      So true! I find it hard to remember to open my reading app when there are pictures of Baby to look at on my phone. Happy reading!


  13. jyvurentropy November 24, 2021 at 3:09 PM #

    The Perfect Stranger looks interesting!
    here is my post https://jyvurentropy.home.blog/2021/11/24/www-weds-i-published-two-books-this-week/

    Liked by 1 person

  14. The Unseen Library November 24, 2021 at 4:04 PM #

    Hope everyone has another great reading week.
    My post:

    WWW Wednesday – 24 November 2021

    Liked by 1 person

  15. Louisa Paarsmarkt November 24, 2021 at 9:55 PM #

    Yeah for well written non-fiction and for a finished book! Sounds like a great week! Here’s my answers: https://writingcrazyme.blogspot.com/2021/11/www-wednesday-554-november-24th.html


    • Sam November 25, 2021 at 1:46 PM #

      I’m looking forward to what I’ll be able to finish soon. Happy reading!



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