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3 books Bookmooched (none of which were mooched during June proper)
12 books checked out of the library
11 books received for review
Was given 3 books -- two from my Aunt Trish and one belated birthday present from Uncle Clark and Aunt Mel
Got 4 books from the free table at work
Bought 1 book
= 34 books in.
10 books given away on BookMooch
18 books returned to the library
Lent 1 book
Gave away 5 books (about which mum, most of them are still in the mail)
= 34 books out.
Total: Same number of books in as out.
Books I read this month
65. Ford Madox Ford, THE GOOD SOLDIER (on Dailylit)
66. James Salter, A SPORT AND A PASTIME
67. Kathleen Kent, THE HERETIC'S DAUGHTER
68. Julie Salamon, HOSPITAL
69. Patrick Suskind, PERFUME: THE STORY OF A MURDERER (For a future Filmbook!)
70. Ed Park, PERSONAL DAYS
71. David Simon and Edward Burns, THE CORNER 72. Elizabeth Noble, THINGS I WANT MY DAUGHTERS TO KNOW
73. Joyce Carol Oates, MY SISTER, MY LOVE
74. Michael Chabon, MAPS AND LEGENDS
75. Michelle Goodman, THE ANTI 9-TO-5 GUIDE
76. Stephanie Klein, MOOSE (a true story!)
77. Elin Hilderbrand, A SUMMER AFFAIR
78. Francie Lin, THE FOREIGNER
79. Rowan Somerville, THE END OF SLEEP
Photo of a Salem, Mass. bookstore: mistermajik2000
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