Our Week in Books #18

Um. Where am I? What day of the week is it? Let’s just assume that Goodreads is completely out of date as usual and I still owe several million comments all over the place.

There’s a competition for tickets to Hoo’s Kids Book Fest that ends soon. Please have a look, it’s a great prize and not many entries.

Books added to shelves:
The Geography of You and Me – Jennifer E Smith (competition prize from Making It Up)
The Power of Sloth – Lucy Cooker (review book from Hachette)
How To Be A Viking – Cressida Cowell (review book from Hachette)
Memorial – Gary Crew & Shaun Tan (review book from Hachette)
The New Kid – Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick (review book from Hachette)
Little Lou and the Woolly Mammoth – Paula Bowles (review book from Bloomsbury)
Lilith Dark and the Beastie Tree – Charles Dowd (PDF, backed Kickstarter)
A Dose of Dr Dog – Babette Cole (2nd hand from charity shop)
Dexter Bexley and the Big Blue Beastie – Joel Stewart (2nd hand from charity shop)
Naughty Children: An Anthology – Christianna Brand & Edward Ardizonne (2nd hand from charity shop)
Ozzie and Mack – Tag reader book (2nd hand from charity shop)
Cumulative: 186 (£228.15)

Library books borrowed: none
Cumulative: none

Books removed from shelves: none (9 still to post)
Cumulative: 129

Read 52 books finished this week:
The Geography of You and Me – Jennifer E Smith
Foxy Tales: The Cunning Plan – Caryl Hart & Alex T Smith

Year progress: 123/365 = 33.7%
300 Picture Book progress: 165?/300 = 55.0?%
Read 52 progress: 24/52 = 46.2%

300in2014 A reading challenge from http://liveotherwise.co.uk/makingitup

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