Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading: 13/9/21

Another week rolls by, but I did get some cheery mail:

Griffith Review 73: Hey, Utopia! was a prize thanks to Text Publishing that may have announced my love of potato chips (crisps). This volume focuses on other ways the world can be (something I’m sure many people are thinking about) including canals on Mars, dystopias, making the real possible and the future of sport.

Second First Impressions by Sally Thorne is about Ruthie, who works at a retirement village. She’s happy enough, but when Teddy starts work there she’s not impressed. Ruthie gives Teddy to her favourite residents to torture, but he charms them – and her…

To see other books received/bought this week across the world, drop by the Mailbox Monday blog for links to everyone’s mailbox goodies.

It’s Monday! What are you reading? is hosted by Book Date.

What I read last week:

Music Love Drugs War by Geraldine Quigley

The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory

What I’m reading at the moment:

The Pandemic Century by Mark Honigsbaum

What I’ll be reading next:

No idea!

14 thoughts on “Mailbox Monday and What I’m Reading: 13/9/21

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  1. I’ve heard some good things about Second First Impressions! It’s been on my shelves for a short while, I need to read it too. Have a great week and happy reading!

  2. Love the sound of Hey, Utopia! I always enjoy imagining other futures or possibilities, or alternate timelines and histories, so this one should be right up my alley! I hope you enjoy your new reads and have a lovely weekend 🙂
    Juli @ A Universe in Words

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