Six in Six 2020


This is such a fun meme! Thank you Jo at The Book Jotter for hosting!

Thanks to The Bookworm Chronicles for alerting me!

You can see all the rules and choices for this meme here.

This year was hard!! I have ‘only’ 41 books to work with–usually, I do this without repeating a title. Without my long commute and 2 hours of daily audiobook listening that it provides, I have only listened to a few books–the rest I have read. It affects lists making in a bad way!

Six books I started in the first six months of the year and was still caught up in July

Age of Desire

Makioka Sisters

Invisible Women

I am enjoying each of these. Invisible Women I’m reading for work with two colleagues. Makioka Sisters I am loving, but it isn’t on my Kindle and that’s what I’ve been reading! The same is true of Age of Desire–it’s a paperback. I forget about it.

Six From the Non-Fiction Shelf

Castle in Wartime


Syria’s Secret Library

Hidden Valley Road

The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris

Travel Light, Move Fast

Six books I have read on my Kindle

My reading on Kindle EXPLODED this year! Nearly everything I’ve read, and not listened to, was on my Kindle.

The Guest List

Jane Austen Society

Second Chance Boutique

Bright As Heaven

In a Field of Blue

The Likely Resolutions of Oliver Clock

Six books from authors I know will never let me down

Mary McCarthy

Barbara Pym

David McCullough 1

Daphne DuMaurier

Anne Tyler

Anne de Courcy

Two Categories Combined to Equal Six Books

Six Three Cool Classics and

Groves of Academe

Age of Innocence

Miss Pettigrew Lives for the Day

Six Three books I abandoned

The Queen’s Secret

My Coney Island Baby

The Green Road

Six books I must mention that donโ€™t fit nicely into any category

Dear Committee Member
Red Notebook
Derby Day
Sweet Bean Paste
Lady in Waiting

This post is somehow corrupted. I fixed it yesterday, but it is back. I can’t make these links look the same as the others, but I’m sure you really don’t mind!

Past Year’s Six in Six




12 thoughts on “Six in Six 2020

  1. Fun to look at all these pretty covers. I’m enjoying Hidden Valley Road now (if you can be said to be enjoying that book). Still bummed that the Queen’s Secret wasn’t better.

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  2. You’re welcome and I am glad you were able to take part. ๐Ÿ˜ŠI particularly hope you enjoyed The Jane Austen Society as I have a copy of that on my TBR and I also loved The House on the Strand. ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

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