Chris Wolak

Add friend
Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Chris.

https://wildmoobooks.com/
https://www.goodreads.com/ChrisWolak

Becoming
Chris Wolak is currently reading
bookshelves: currently-reading, audio
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
The Odyssey
Chris Wolak is currently reading
by Homer
Reading for the 2nd time
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
American Byron: H...
Rate this book
Clear rating

progress: 
 
  (page 42 of 236)
Jun 05, 2018 08:13PM

 

Chris’s Recent Updates

Chris Wolak wants to read
No Traveller Returns by Louis L'Amour
Rate this book
Clear rating
Chris Wolak rated a book really liked it
The Broken Girls by Simone St. James
The Broken Girls
by Simone St. James (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Excellent read!

I was drawn to this book from the moment I saw the cover. It’s haunting, unfocused view of a building seen through a broken window brought to mind vague associations that I couldn’t quite pinpoint. Later, I had an “ah-ha” moment while
...more
Chris Wolak rated a book liked it
Hunter Killer by David Poyer
Rate this book
Clear rating
Chris Wolak rated a book really liked it
Ten Days in a Mad-House by Nellie Bly
Rate this book
Clear rating
Chris Wolak rated a book did not like it
Picnic at Hanging Rock by Joan Lindsay
Rate this book
Clear rating
DNF’d after about 100 pages. It had some good moments, but not enough to hold my attention.
Chris Wolak rated a book liked it
Smilla's Sense of Snow by Peter Høeg
Rate this book
Clear rating
If you love snow, ice, and a good thriller, don’t delay, read it now. A coworker recommended it to me almost 20 years ago when she found out I love snow. What I didn’t know about this novel is that there’s some ship action, too.

I wrote a blog post ab
...more
Chris Wolak rated a book really liked it
Two Old Women by Velma Wallis
Rate this book
Clear rating
Chris Wolak rated a book liked it
The Immortalists by Chloe  Benjamin
The Immortalists
by Chloe Benjamin (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Chris Wolak rated a book really liked it
Force of Nature by Jane Harper
Rate this book
Clear rating
Last year, I approached Jane Harper’s international bestseller, The Dry, with a bit of trepidation. All those five-star ratings and breathless reviews made me wary. But I picked it up to read as part of the Australian Women Writers Challenge that I p ...more
Chris Wolak rated a book it was amazing
Kindred by Octavia E. Butler
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Chris's books…
Willa Cather
“Where there is great love, there are always miracles.”
Willa Cather
tags: love

Marcus Tullius Cicero
“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Willa Cather
“What was any art but a mold to imprison for a moment the shining elusive element which is life itself- life hurrying past us and running away, to strong to stop, too sweet to lose.”
Willa Cather
tags: art

Pat Conroy
“You get a little moody sometimes but I think that's because you like to read. People that like to read are always a little fucked up.”
Pat Conroy, The Prince of Tides

Stephen King
“If you don't have time to read, you don't have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.”
Stephen King

247296 Book Cougars — 246 members — last activity 3 hours, 9 min ago
A discussion group for listeners of the Book Cougars: Two Middle-Aged Women on the Hunt for a Good Read, a podcast hosted by Emily Fine and Chris Wola ...more
4862 Books on the Nightstand — 6117 members — last activity 40 minutes ago
A group to discuss books and topics mentioned on Books on the Nightstand, a blog and podcast about books and reading.
60280 The Readers — 1126 members — last activity Nov 06, 2018 09:59PM
The Readers is a podcast by Simon Savidge of Savidge Reads and Thomas Otto of Hogglestock, they like to talk about books... alot!
59176 Australian Women Writers Challenge — 919 members — last activity Nov 18, 2018 01:31AM
This group is for participants in the Australian Women Writers Challenge. Everyone who reads books by Australian women is welcome to join. We also hav ...more
133888 Dewey's 24 Hour Read-a-Thon — 3063 members — last activity Oct 24, 2018 12:29PM
This group for the October 2018 Dewey's 24 Hour Read-a-Thon! We will be updating the group and posting mini-challenges soon. Keep your eye out for upd ...more
More of Chris’s groups…
See your year in books badge
Brina
600 books | 4,999 friends

Karen
6,805 books | 590 friends

Karen
1,432 books | 117 friends

Grace
1,441 books | 68 friends

Becky
3,601 books | 190 friends

Louise
1,397 books | 61 friends

Cass
3,264 books | 237 friends

Hamilto...
205 books | 4,506 friends

More friends…
The Spy Who Came In from the Cold by John le CarréEye of the Needle by Ken Follett
Best Spy Novels
1,008 books — 1,824 voters
My Ántonia by Willa CatherThe Metamorphosis by Franz KafkaThe Song of the Lark by Willa CatherRelativity by Albert Einstein
Best Books of the Decade: 1910's
393 books — 680 voters

More…

Quizzes and Trivia

questions answered:
59 (0.0%)

correct:
46 (78.0%)

skipped:
35 (37.2%)

248194 out of 2717353

streak:
0

best streak:
7

questions added:
0



Polls voted on by Chris

Lists liked by Chris