Q: What are you reading right now?
A: Long Way Down by Nick Hornby
Q: Why are you reading it? Business? Pleasure? For review?
A: It was the next novel in my informal Nick Hornby reading challenge.
Q: What was the last thing you read?
A: Billingsgate Shoal by Rick Boyer
Q: What do you plan to read next?
A: Iron House by John Hart
Q: Why do you want to read it?
A: I received a copy for review.
Q: What books did you acquire?
A: I only picked up two books at ALA this time. I get most of what I really want to read directly from publishers so I restrained myself. I picked up Lynda LaPlante's Blind Fury and Peter Lovesey's Stagestruck. I happened to walk by while Mr. Lovesey was signing so I stopped.
From Publisher: The Sixes by Kate White, The Woodcutter by Reginald Hill, Blood of the Reich by William Dietrich, The Lantern by Deborah Lawrenson
Q: What bookish events did you attend?
A: I went to the American Library Association Annual Conference in New Orleans.