This is the third book in the Century Trilogy, following Winter of the World
Genre: historical fiction
Length: 1098 pages (should be the longest book I read this year!)
Font: Warnock Pro, Bodoni Svntytwo ITC, Gill Sans Infant
Setting: U.S., Russia, Germany (East and West), Cuba and Poland, 1961-1989 Continue reading
This is the fourth book in the Outlander series I’m rereading this year.
Genre: historical fiction with time travel
Length: 880 pages
Setting: around Charleston, South Carolina, 1767-1770, and England, 1969 Continue reading
This is the geometry book I settled on for the kids.
Subtitle: Seeing, Doing, Understanding
Published: my edition in 2003; latest edition in 2017
Genre: math textbook
Length: 727 pages of text and problems, 780 pages total Continue reading
This is the book Mr. Curiosity used for Algebra and Miss Adventure is starting.
Subtitle: Expressions, Equations, and Applications
Published: originally in 1984; my edition in 1999; most recent edition in 2007
Genre: math textbook
Length: 721 pages total, 679 pages of text Continue reading
This is the third book in the Outlander series I’m rereading this year, following A Dragonfly in Amber.
Genre: time travel/historical fiction
Length: 921 pages (so close to the coveted 1000+ pages tag!)
Setting: Inverness, 1968, and Scotland to France to the West Indies, 1746 Continue reading
My father read it and passed it on to me as a fun spy novel.
Genre: thriller/spy novel
Length: 574 pages
Setting: Washington, D. C. and Afghanistan, early 2000s Continue reading
This book has been on my radar for a while since I’m always looking for inspiration for homeschooling. A recent post on books about books and reading from The Modern Mrs. Darcy pushed it to the top of my reading list.
Subtitle: A Guide to Classical Education at Home
Published: originally in 1999. I read the second edition published in 2004. The newest (the fourth) edition was published in 2016.
Genre: nonfiction education
Length: 710 pages of text (but probably 1/4 of that is book lists), 810 pages total Continue reading