Booking Through Thursday: Current Reads

Booking Through Thursday

It’s BTT time! This weeks question asks:

One of those quick, easy questions that I ask periodically because the answer is always changing:

What are you reading right now? (And, is it good? Would you recommend it? How did you choose it?)

I’m actually in the middle of a few books right now, but I’ve been focusing on one more than any others…


I’ve been on a bit of a military kick the last week or so since watching the documentary Restrepo (which was absolutely FANTASTIC for anyone curious). When this book caught my eye the other day I kinda shook my head that I hadn’t read it yet and decided it was time to dig in.

I’ve only just started part two of the book which starts off with the immediate aftermath of 9/11, but what I’ve read thus far, I’ve loved. It’s very well written and interesting and I can’t wait to finish it. Based on what I’ve read so far, I definitely recommend this one to anybody who’s interested in War memoirs.

6 thoughts on “Booking Through Thursday: Current Reads

  1. Tasha March 1, 2013 / 9:30 am

    I’m not one for military reads but this sounds like a good one. Thanks for stopping by. 🙂

    • Hannah March 2, 2013 / 12:52 am

      Yeah, they definitely aren’t for everyone, but there are still some really good stories out there. =]

  2. Cyberkitten March 1, 2013 / 1:45 pm

    Presently reading ‘Death and the Devil’ by Frank Schatzing which is about murder and political conspiracy in 13th century Cologne. Its very good and I picked it up pretty much at random in a 3 for 2 book sale at the mall.

    • Hannah March 2, 2013 / 12:55 am

      Sounds intriguing, I may have to take a peep at that one. I definitely added one of the books you reviewed recently to my list – Wired for War. I’m looking forward to getting my hands on a copy.

      • Cyberkitten March 2, 2013 / 4:16 am

        I think with your interest in Military things you’ll enjoy ‘Wired for War’. It seems that I am falling back into Teenage habits (second childhood maybe?) and I’m reading/buying lots of Military History ATM. So there should be quite a bit for you to check out. Oh, and my next book batch will be Vampires which should interest you!

  3. Hannah March 3, 2013 / 8:39 pm

    I’m looking forward to what you’ve got coming up. As far as military reads I tend to gravitate towards the more recent stuff just because I’m really interested in how the changes in how we fight wars effects us, but I know there are tons of other great reads on the topic out there. I’ll be keeping an eye out!

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