Sunday, November 9, 2014

The Sunday Post ~ 66th Edition

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer.
~ Recap the past week ~ Show what's upcoming ~ Share news ~ Display book hauls ~

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  •  Monday ~ Tour ~ Catch Me When I Fall by Vivki Leigh
  • Tuesday ~ In Honor of Veteran's Day ~ Review ~ Always Faithful by Captain William W. Putney
  • Wednesday ~ WoWwA ~ Changes by Jim Butcher
  • Thursday ~ Night Unbound by Dianne Duvall
  • Sunday ~ The Sunday Post ~ 67th Edition

AVR News Update
Hello and Happy Sunday! 

I have been a bad bad blogger this past week. I haven't replied to posts or visited. I haven't read any books or written reviews. I've just had a very blah week which is unusual for me. I didn't feel like doing anything. I think part of that is because I was coming down with a cold. Another part was I knew we'd have to get the van repaired and found out it was not going to be an easy fix. Plus, when we were driving it to the shop the brake lights were out. We ended up needing a new circuit board for each side. So...depressing.  

In other news, I did manage to come out victorious in Battle II of Leafageddon. There may be a Battle III, but that depends on how much is left to fall and whether it bugs me enough to blow them off the lawn. It takes a couple hours to do and I would really like a backpack blower, but our blower still works, so I'll put up with the sore shoulders. I'm actually quite impressed with our blower for lasting as long as it has considering we live in the woods and every Fall it gets quite the workout. I use it on the lawn a few times and hubby uses it on the roof at least once a week. He uses it in the Spring, too when the trees start sperming everywhere and making a big ol' mess. It's like a Mother Nature bukakke film.

To sum it up, I've had a shitty week, but hope to rally. I did manage to read 4 books yesterday and have 1 to go before tomorrow (1 for a tour, 4 to send off to InD'tale Magazine), but I still need to write up all the reviews for next week. With luck I'll get all that done today while doing laundry.

That's it for me. AVR News Update signing off. May all your books enthrall you.
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  1. I hope this week gets much better for you! I am laughing way to hard at that Princess book!

  2. The Princess and the Penis....I can't wait to see that review of that one lol.
    Sorry you had a shitty week I do hope this week is either less shitty or a shit load better ;)

    Enjoy your new reads even the penis one :) oxxo

    1. Ikr?! LOL I'm getting back to 100%, so I should be my kind of normal soon. hehe

  3. LOL I saw that Princess and The Penis Book on Amazon and wondered what kind of read it would be. I'll be interested to hear your thoughts.
    I hope this week isn't as "shitty" for you.
    Happy reading. :-)
    Sharon @ Sharon's Book Nook!

    1. It boggled my mind so, of course, I had to get it. lol

      It was worse, but I'm getting back on track. :)

  4. Well, The Princess and The Penis looks interesting while Spidermilk - no. effin. way. *shudder*

    I hope this week has been better for you!

    1. Yeah, I can see Spidermilk squicking people out. lol

  5. Oh man, I'm sorry you had a bad week. Seems to be a lot of that going around this week - it has to get better next week then, right? A couple things to cheer you up here and here .

    Squee Cruelty 6&7 are out?!?! I need to grab them! I'm scared but have to know what happens!

    1. Holy shit! You guys are awesome! I'm humbled and I'm so glad I provide entertainment. Laughter is one of the best things in the world. :)

      Yep, they are out and #8 is coming 12/1. Pull up your big girl panties! hehehe