Sunday Salon: Holiday Prep

Sunday Salon

Hello, everyone!

This week, I posted my review for Son by Lois Lowry and read Cooked by Michael Pollan (review up tomorrow). I started Paul Theroux’s The Last Train to Zona Verde yesterday and will finish it up today so I can start Adam Gopnik’s Through the Children’s Gate.

It’s been hot and humid these last couple of days. I’m not working these days which is not ideal, but I have free time. I am also going to on holiday to New York City later this week. The blog will be a bit slow in for the next two weeks. I doubt I will be reading much on holiday.

I’ll be taking a lot of photos. I also bought the NY City Pass which means hitting up to 4 museums on my fiveish days in the city. I’ll be catching up with an old friend in the hot NY summer. I don’t think I’ll be eating or sleeping very much. I also have to be careful because of the urges to shop.

This holiday is necessary. I have not traveled on my own in three years.

Will you be going anywhere this summer?

4 thoughts on “Sunday Salon: Holiday Prep

  • Amy Brandon

    I loved The Giver and read Gathering Blue, but I agree with your assessment that the rest of the series isn’t nearly as good as The Giver.

    Traveling alone sounds exciting! Have fun!

    • athena (Post author)

      Hi Amy! Glad to hear your thoughts about The Giver series. I tend to travel alone. Tis my life. Haha. It can be rather fun. Have a good week!

    • athena (Post author)

      Hi Jessica! Thanks for the message. It’ll be way hot in NY too. I hope you get a little break soon. 🙂


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