Spotlight Sunday: #12 One with the scorching summer

Summer

Hello book people,

I reached Dubai yesterday and once again the city has reminded of how can never be prepared enough for its summer. Less than 24 hours in the city and I am already complaining about the heat, what is wrong with me right? Wait till YOU face 45 degree Celsius before you judge me.

Okay now that I got the steam outta my system, let me talk about the books that I read last week alright?

1 A Thousand Perfect Notes by C G Drews aka Paperfury – I love Paperfury. I started this with loads of expectations based on herself and her blog and she didn’t fail me. You SHOULD DEFINITELY READ THIS, if you read YA!

2 Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta – I read this book as part of my A-Z challenge. This Australian young adult was intriguing and I didn’t put it down till the last page.

3 One hundred years of solitude by Gabriel García Márquez – I am almost done with this long saga and I honestly don’t know what to think of it. I hope I will form an opinion by the time I finish reading it, but ear with me as it is taking a lot of time.

Now that I am back I have my blogging, I have my schedule filled up and I am gonna post a lot. Don’t mind me!

Summer

I will be linking today’s post with Caffeinated reviewer’s Sunday post Meme.

How is the summer treating you? Send me book recommendations for the other letters on my challenge please.

26 COMMENTS

  1. I so am complaining also, which bastards keep reminding me to keep my mouth shut as snow and -40 shall soon com by.. I’m sorry fellow canadians, but my meds allow me to overheat faster; and eeeh in a heatwave, it’s not the best xF

    We reached 40/45 degrees too. I’d say 21 is more than enough.. so doubled, YIKES ! not even 5mins and My head starts spinning and my energy levels hits low x)

  2. I keep hearing that 100 Years of Solitude is Marquez’s best book but I know people also have split opinions when it comes to his writing anyway. I’ve only ever read Love in the time of cholera.

    45 degrees? OMG. I lived in a country that had 32-34 degree heat all year round but 45? I was actually planning to visit my friend in Dubai too but after hearing that? No thanks. 😛
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    • It is just not the high temperature, the high humidity kills us. You can visit Dubai from Oct – March, during the pleasanter times.

    • It is just not the high temperature, the high humidity kills us. You can visit Dubai from Oct – March, during the pleasanter time.

  3. 113F? Eep. I would melt. I hope your air conditioning works well! Of course, I’m not sure that 101F (38C) with 98% humidity is that much better, and we’ve certainly had days like that here where I live — though not yet this summer. I think the worst this year so far was 98F, with about 70% humidity. Still too hot for my taste! Stay in and stay cool!

    • My normal summer days have about 30-40% humidity right now. Note that the end of July and beginning of August is expected to be worse and am already dreading it.

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