Thursday, 27 August 2015

Books This Week 4

Time for another "Books This Week" edition. These are the books I read this past week

Organizing From The Inside Out- Julie Morgenstern 4/5

I'm a pretty disorganized person-I always start with a system but somehow it never lasts more than a week. Of course it doesn't help that I have a ton of stuff. This book arrived just in time. Love the simple organizing tips given in the book. Also I particularly love the fact that she doesn't ask you to purge your stuff left, right and centre. Instead she just tells you to have a place for everything. It's no wonder your stuff is everywhere-they don't have a home. Also her organizing ideas are not rigid, she tells you to change things around when a particular system is not working. Highly recommended for pack rats like me.

The Number 1 Ladies Detective Agency- Alexander McCall Smith 4/5

Very simple story telling that takes you to the heart of Africa. I loved the protagonist- Precious Ramotswe's pragmatic approach towards detection and life in general. Characters are lovable and come to life as you read. Loved it.

Tears of a Giraffe- Alexander McCall Smith 3/5

The second part of The Number 1 Ladies Detective Agency series. I'm not able to stop reading this series.


  1. God bless you!
    (Catholic blogwalking)

  2. Hey I read the first 4 in the Mma Ramotswe series. Love it to bits.

  3. It's addictive no? I'm on to my 7th book in this series. Not able to find the 8th one anywhere. Sob, sob.

  4. aah, i didnt get the part 5 around, so I stopped coz reading 6 without 5 would be no fun. i love mma makutsi and the orphanage lady with her fruit cake. i checked these on amazon, the US one, but shipping is crazy expensive.

  5. I have the 5th, 6th & 7th ebooks. I can mail them to you if you are interested.

    1. wow, thanks much in advance. Stupid question. How do I give you my email address.

  6. If you don't want to leave your id in the comments, feel free to mail it to me at Cheers