1666: Plague, War, and Hellfire - Rebecca Rideal Dance All Night - Alexis Daria Love by the Letter - Melissa Jagears Proper English - KJ Charles Mail Order Cowboy - Maisey Yates The Cost of Hope (The Cost of Love Series #1) - G. S. Carr Because He's Perfect: Anthology for the Movember Foundation - Danielle Dickson, Anna Blakely, Ally Vance, Alice La Roux, Renee Harless, Sienna Grant, Claire Marta, Lexi C. Foss, Tracie Delaney, Dani René, K. L. Humphreys, Elle Boon, Carrie Ann Ryan, Victoria  James, Samantha Lewis, Lexxie Couper, Anne Joseph, Victoria-Maria MacDonal

Last night I registered myself and the kids for our local public library's Summer Reading Program, which starts June 1st. I already received my first "badge" which was "Coffee and Books" - very fitting Beanstack, even if I drink tea not coffee. The program for the kids will be done via two ways: FB Live for story time, and then parents go the library and pick up materials for the hands on part of the program to do at home. Honestly, this works for me and the kids - who knew the social distancing methods would work so well with mine and the kids temperaments?

 

Today the kids and I participated in the "reverse parade" where parents drive their kids to school to caravan along the sidewalk and say goodbye to the teachers and staff (the last two social distances parades had the teachers caravan through the different neighborhoods that feed into our school). I received a succulent from Sophia's teacher as a thank you gift for helping out in the classroom this year.  After, we went to Starbucks for apple juice and cake pops to celebrate - Joshua is now a 4th grader and Sophia is now a 2nd grader! 

 

Looking towards this holiday weekend, I am working my way through 1666, which will be my prime reading choice so I can officially finish Snakes and Ladders 2020. Then on Monday, I start my summer reading project with daily reading in the anthology Because He's Perfect. The novellas Random Number Generator picked for me this upcoming week are Dance All Night, Love By the Letter, Proper English, Mail Order Cowboy, and The Cost of Hope. So that is what I'm reading this weekend/week. 

 

Happy Reading and if you are in the US, Happy Memorial Day!