Daily Archives: January 25, 2010

It’s Monday. What are you reading?

It’s Monday! What are you reading this week? is a weekly event to list the books completed last week, the books currently being reading, and the books to be finish this week.

Well, I didn’t get too much reading done this past week but I have a lot of books in progress again and did finish 1.

Read Last Week

  1. Sweetheart by Chelsea Cain

Reading This Week

  1. The Killing Circle by Andrew Pyper
  2. Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates
  3. The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien

Staring Next

  1. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  2. Seven Up by Janet Evanovich
  3. Evil at Heart by Chelsea Cain
  4. Queen of Bable in the Big City by Meg Cabot

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REVIEW: Sweetheart

Title: Sweetheart
Author: Chelsea Cain
Finished: January 23, 2010
Pages: 328
Published: 2008
Format:  hardback

The second book of the Gretchen Lowell series. This time around Archie finds himself searching for a killer or killers who have been targeting or dropping bodies in the forest. Still haunted by his last encounter with Gretchen and having spent a significant amount of time away from her, Archie finds himself still focusing on the first kill – Heather.

Among everything, Archie finds himself forced away from Gretchen – therefore losing any hope of finding out the truth of all the murders. When the impossible happens, Archie begins devising a plan that could  risk everyone’s life and end his life.

I really enjoyed this second book more than the first. Now that I am familiar with the characters it was easier to jump in and follow. I also enjoyed the conclusion of at least a couple mysteries but also the introduction of a whole new problem. I am looking forward to finally reading Evil at Heart, which I have had since before it was released as an Early Reviewer book.

*challenges: countdown challenge, 1010 challenge, support your local library challenge, thriller & suspense challenge, 100+ challenge, 2nds challenge

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