Weekly Reads: 1.6.2014

My reading is starting off quite well in the New Year! I’m close to finishing

The Wind-Up Bird Chronicles by Haruki Murakami | Weekly Reads at The 1000th Voice blog

The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
By Haruki Murakami

Unfortunately, I won’t be finished by tomorrow for the book club I read this for. I’m still undecided about going; do I want spoilers or not? Right now, I don’t think so. I am happy I read this book because it’s great, but I really want to discuss it with someone!

My holds at the library should be ready this week for

Beloved by Toni Morrison | Weekly Reads at The 1000th Voice blog

By Toni Morrison

Letter to My Daughter by Maya Angelou | Weekly Reads at The 1000th Voice

Letter to My Daughter (Audiobook)
By Maya Angelou

Brother, I'm Dying by Edgwidge Danticat | Weekly Reads at The 1000th Voice blog

Brother, I’m Dying (Audiobook)
By Edwidge Danticat

I’m really excited to dig into some more diverse authors, topics and themes ahead of my Exploring Black History Month Through Literature series next month. That name’s certainly a mouthful.  Maybe I’ll think of a catchier name by then.

Happy reading!

What are you reading this week? What is your favorite book by a black author?

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