BEDA Day 13

Yesterday afternoon Rickie directed me to India Knight‘s Blog and her list of ultimate comfort reads.

When I’m poorly, if I’m not sleeping then reading or watching a DVD tends to be next on the list – mainly because reading keeps me reasonably calm and then I can sleep again if I feel like it.

I tend to read what ever I’m reading at the time. But I guess if I was off for more than a few days I’d be calling into favours to my friends to mail me books or lend me DVDs.


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So I had a look down India’s list and it was really interesting but so many I’ve never read or thought of reading.

My own TBR pile is growing daily lol. This is how it stands at the moment…

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay (Release: August 2010)
What’s Yours in Mine by Tess Stimson
Quintessential Tarantino by Edwin Page
Elsewhere by Gabrielle Zevin
Scott Pilgrim Vs. The Universe (Volume 5)
Scott Pilgrim’s Finest Hour (Volume 6) – release July 2010
The Twilight Saga: The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner by Stephenie Meyer
Paperweight by Stephen Fry
Moab is My Washpost by Stephen Fry
Mortal Remains by Kathy Reichs
Spider Bones by Kathy Reichs
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephn Chbosky
The Realm of Possibility by David Levithan
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
Love is the Higher Law by David Levithan
Derby Girl by Shauna Cross
My Life in France by Julia Child
Why Does E=mc2? by Brian Cox
13 Little Blue Envelopes by Maureen Johnson
House and Philosophy: Everybody Lies by Henry Jacoby
The Stars Tennis Balls by Stephen Fry
Almost French: A New Life in Paris by Sarah Turnbull
Paper Towns by John Green
Let It Snow: Three Holiday Romances by John Green, Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle
Look Back In Hunger by Jo Brand
The Girl Who Kicked The Hornets’ Nest by Steig Larsson
Japan Through the looking Glass: Shaman to Shinto by Alan MacFarlane
I Wanna Be Your Joey Ramone by Stephanie Kuehnert
How They Met, and Other Stories by David Levithan
Kimmie66 (A Minx Title) by Aaron Alexovich
No One Cares What You Had For Lunch: 100 Ideas for Your Blog by Margaret Mason
Confessions of a Blabbermouth by Mike Carey
Re-Gifters: A Minx Title by Mike Carey
The Plain Jones by Cecil Castellucci

3 comments

  1. strugglingwriter says:

    Just saying hello! Thanks for visiting my blog 🙂

    You should move the Scott Pilgrim books to the front of the list. They are the best! We’re going to see the movie in the theatre tomorrow.

    • Hannie says:

      Scott Pilgrim doesn’t come out here for another two weeks so I’ve got plenty of time lol. I just need to make it into town at some point!

      Also the books aren’t really in any particular order – it seems to change every week as to which I want to read first lol.

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