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Books Read :: September 2012

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Mission: to read 52 books in 2012 Status: 46/52  # of Books Read, September: 6
Notes on Books Read:
41) The Orange Suitcaseby Joseph Riippi Good, short, tight, coherent collection of stories that felt almost too real to be fiction-- with photos! But genre is malleable. And that wasn't a complaint, necessarily, just a note. 
42) Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs This was one of our book club books. It was YA, which isn't my favorite... only because when I choose to read YA, I want to make a conscious decision to do so, rather than HAVE to read it because it's for book club. Ransom Riggs wrote one of my favorite articles about adverbs. I liked this book, but I was annoyed at the end when I realized it was the "first in a series", and now, to figure out what "happens", I am going to have to read more. I will just want until they are all out and read all of them at once. Maybe someday. Out loud. To my  ima…