WWW Wednesday, 20-July-2022

20 Jul

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!

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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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91m+9RkhGfLCurrently reading: Because of a push to finish other books, I didn’t make much progress in Rebeldes (The Outsiders) by S.E. Hinton. I’m hoping to get back to it a bit more now. I love this story and it’s helping me practice some new vocabulary and utilize some language skills I haven’t had to use for a while.
I made a respectable amount of progress in Dollface by Renée Rosen. Some of the book has been predictable, which is a bit of a shame, but I’m still enjoying the setting and some of the characters. I hope I can keep pushing forward in this one.
I was able to start Shades of Magic: The Steel Prince by V.E. Schwab and illustrated by Andrea Olimpieri. Reading a comic on my phone hasn’t been as hard as I thought! Yes, it’s a bit of pinching and zooming, but it’s still very doable while rocking a baby to sleep. I believe there are three volumes out and I’m hoping to read all three before I write a review.

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Recently finished: I stayed up way later than I should have to finish Troubled Blood by Robert Galbraith (J.K. Rowling). It was hard to concentrate at work one day with this hanging over my head so I figured I’d be better of with a late night to wrap it up and I’m glad I did in the end. It was a great ending. I’ll have a lot more to say in a review but I’m not sure how soon that will be up. I hope soon! I gave the book Five out of Five Stars.

44510181Reading next: It’s crazy to think I’ll need another ebook so soon, but I’m flying through this comic! I think I’ll pick up another Josh Malerman book next, Malorie. I know I just read one of his books, but I had a lot on my TBR and I feel like I’m flying through it lately! Just got to keep rolling.

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.

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23 Responses to “WWW Wednesday, 20-July-2022”

  1. Laurel-Rain Snow July 20, 2022 at 12:36 AM #

    Congrats on finishing Troubled Blood. Enjoy your week, and here’s MY WWW POST

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  2. nickimags @ Secret Library Book Blog July 20, 2022 at 2:27 AM #

    Sounds like you’re having a great bookish week Sam! Looking forward to your review of Troubled Blood! Here’s my link for this week: https://thesecretlibrarysite.wordpress.com/2022/07/20/www-wednesdays-20-07-22-happyshrugday%f0%9f%98%89-wwwwednesdays-booktwitter-secretlibrarybookblog/

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  3. thebookdutchesses July 20, 2022 at 3:03 AM #

    I can’t wait to see what you think about the comics. I have the first one on my shelf.

    My WWW Wednesday: https://thebookdutchesses.com/2022/07/20/www-wednesday-15/

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  4. The Gal Herself July 20, 2022 at 3:05 AM #

    Following your progress/opinions on Dollface. I read White Collar Girl by the same author and while I enjoyed a lot of it, there were some errors that got under my skin (I wish she’d had a better editor).

    This week, I’ve got a bio/memoir and I knocked off a mystery.

    https://onegalsmusings.blogspot.com/2022/07/wwwwednesday_0955046132.html

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    • Sam July 20, 2022 at 5:12 PM #

      I wonder if I’d catch them since I’m doing the audiobook. That’s a good heads up, thanks! Happy reading.

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  5. whatcathyreadnext July 20, 2022 at 3:34 AM #

    It’s great you’re finding more time to read and enjoy your books.

    My WWW https://whatcathyreadnext.wordpress.com/2022/07/20/wwwwednesday-20th-july-2022/

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  6. Janette July 20, 2022 at 3:44 AM #

    Well done for finishing Troubled Blood. I’m so glad that you enjoyed it. I thought it was the best one so far. I love V E Schwab but haven’t read any as a graphic novel. Happy Reading this week. My WWW post is here https://witchyreading.wordpress.com/2022/07/20/www-wednesday-july-20/

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    • Sam July 20, 2022 at 5:15 PM #

      This is my first of her comics and so far, it’s been fun! Happy reading.

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  7. Miriam Elen July 20, 2022 at 4:45 AM #

    Like you, I feel like I am flying through my TBR lately as well. Enjoy Malorie!

    This is mine: https://ahyggeescape.com/2022/07/20/www-wednesday-20th-july-2022/

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  8. Emily Jane July 20, 2022 at 5:42 AM #

    Yay for pushing through. I try to spend fairly equal amounts of time on books, but sometimes one takes more priority. I need to look into the Robert Galbraith books (when I get time 🙄).

    I haven’t tried reading a comic on my Kindle. I have one, but haven’t read it yet.

    Have a great week!

    Emily @ Budget Tales Book Blog
    My post:
    https://budgettalesblog.wordpress.com/2022/07/20/www-wednesday-currently-reading-finished-reading-reading-next-6/

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  9. Jen | Books on the 7:47 July 20, 2022 at 6:27 AM #

    I’ve never read a comic digitally – one to try in the future! Have a great reading week 😊

    My WWW: https://booksonthe747.com/2022/07/20/www-wednesday-20th-july-2022/

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  10. susanlynknits July 20, 2022 at 10:42 AM #

    Glad you liked Troubled Blood! Here’s my post: https://susanlynknits.com/2022/07/20/www-wednesday-july-20-2022/

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  11. _forbookssake July 20, 2022 at 11:35 AM #

    I’m glad you found time to read this week 🙂

    My WWW: http://forbookssake.home.blog/2022/07/20/www-wednesday-20th-july-2022/

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  12. The Unseen Library July 20, 2022 at 11:39 AM #

    Good luck with all your reading.
    My post for the week:

    WWW Wednesday – 20 July 2022

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  13. Kwizgiver July 20, 2022 at 11:40 AM #

    Not a great reading week for me because I was on a road trip. Plus I had to return some unread library books, boo! I’m anxious for your review of Troubled Blood!

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  14. B @ It's Just Semantics July 20, 2022 at 12:35 PM #

    It’s surprising how hard finding time to read can be!! Agreed! I’m glad you found more!

    https://www.itsalljustsemantics.com/post/www-wednesday-2

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  15. Louisa Paarsmarkt July 20, 2022 at 1:30 PM #

    Yeah for another finished book, and the comic going well! Sounds like a pretty great week! Here’s my answers: https://samannelizabeth.wordpress.com/2022/07/20/www-wednesday-20-july-2022/

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  16. BookerTalk July 20, 2022 at 2:19 PM #

    Not sure whether Galbraith is for me – so I bought it for my husband and he can be my guinea pig!
    Here’s my WWW https://bookertalk.com/what-im-reading-episode-46-july-2022/

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  17. Leslie July 20, 2022 at 5:16 PM #

    I was surprised at how easy it was to read a comic on my phone! Love the Shades of Magic books and comics!

    My WWW!

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  18. Ryan July 20, 2022 at 10:41 PM #

    Looks like you’ve made some great progress. Have a great week!

    WWW Wednesday – July 20, 2022

    Liked by 1 person

  19. previouslyunread July 21, 2022 at 2:53 AM #

    Ooo I like the sound of the shades of magic comic ☺️ here’s the link to my post – https://bit.ly/3IVEAzd

    Liked by 1 person

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