My reading habits have been in a little bit of a disarray this year because of the Read Great Books literature challenge and my participation in a new local book club. Suddenly I have two "assigned" books each month, and that's knocked into my purely pleasure reading time. It's worth it, though, and I've still managed to fit in a book or two a month off my ever-increasing To Read list.
(Last summer I read three life-changing books in a row. In case you're interested in having your world rocked.)
A few notables lately: