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Wrap-Up: May

Wrap-Up: May

Novels: 6 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Non-fiction: 0 Total: 6 Total: 2 340 pages Completed series: 1 Started series: 1 3 Favourite Covers: Release The Dark Prophecy Always and Forever, Lara Jean 3 Favourite Books: Release The Dark Prophecy Always and Forever, Lara Jean 3 Favourite Characters : Adam (Release) Apollo (The Dark Prophecy) … Continue reading

Wrap-Up: April

Wrap-Up: April

Novels: 3 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Non-fiction: 0 Total: 3 Total: 1 310 pages Completed series: 0 Started series: 1 Favourite Cover: Illuminae Favourite Book: Illuminae 3 Favourite Characters : Kady (Illuminae) Ezra (Illuminae) AIDAN (Illuminae) 3 Favourite Relationships (Romantic): Kady & Ezra (Illuminae) Bailey & Porter (Alex, Approximately) Elle & Darien (Geekerella) 3 Favourite … Continue reading

Wrap-Up: March

Wrap-Up: March

Novels: 2 Novellas/short stories: 1 Graphic novels: 1 Non-fiction: 0 Total: 4 Total: 1 078 pages Completed series/trilogies/duologies: 2 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 1 Favourite Cover: Wires and Nerve Favourite Book: Wires and Nerve 3 Favourite Characters : Cress (Wires and Nerve) Iko (Wires and Nerve) Ben (Honestly Ben) 3 Favourite Relationships (Romantic): Cress & Thorne (Wires and Nerve) Iko … Continue reading

Wrap-Up: February

Wrap-Up: February

Novels: 5 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Non-fiction: 0 Total: 5 Total: 2 008 pages Completed series/trilogies/duologies: 0 Started series/trilogies/duologies:  1

Wrap-Up: January

Wrap-Up: January

Novels: 8 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 1 Non-fiction: 1 Total: 10 Total: 3 855 pages Completed series/trilogies/duologies: 2 Started series/trilogies/duologies:  1

Top 5 Books of 2016

Top 5 Books of 2016

Since I only read 22 books in 2016, it feels kind of silly to do a top 10 this year. Instead, here you have the five books that received 4.5-5 stars from me these past 12 months. Enjoy! (and pick them up if you haven’t already)

Reading Update: April-June

Reading Update: April-June

April: Novels: 2 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Total: 2 Total: 951 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 1 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 0 May: Novels: 3 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Total: 3 Total: 1 181 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 0 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 1 June: Novels: 2 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Total: 2 Total: 737 pages … Continue reading

Reading Update: February & March

Reading Update: February & March

February: Novels: 5 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Total: 5 Total: 1 788 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 0 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 0 March: Novels: 1 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Total: 1 Total: 496 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 1 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 0 3 Favourite Covers: Me Before You The Winner’s Kiss Starflight 3 Favourite Books: Me … Continue reading

Reading Update: January

Reading Update: January

A bit late, but oh well. Novels: 1 Novellas/short stories: 1 Graphic novels: 0 Total: 2 Total: 385 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 0 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 0 Okay, so this was obviously not the best start of the year for me. It’s fine, I’ll just show myself out. *shuffles back to homework*

Reading Update: December

Reading Update: December

  Novels: 4 Novellas/short stories: 0  Graphic novels: 4 Total: 8 Total: 2 115 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 1 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 1  Completed challenges: 1  A book written by an author with your same initials – Seconds  The author of this book is Bryan Lee O’Malley, and my initials happen to be B.L.O. I’m going to … Continue reading

Top 10 Books of 2015

Top 10 Books of 2015

As per usual, I’ve read some truly amazing books this past year, and I wish I had the time to rave about all of them. As I do not, though, here’s a list of the ones that in many ways stood out to me the most. :) Oh, and the books mentioned here are not … Continue reading

The Ultimate Wrap-Up of 2015

The Ultimate Wrap-Up of 2015

 2015 stats Total:  94 Novels: 84 Novellas/short stories: 3 Graphic novels: 7 Total: 31 723 pages Series completed (including duologies): 11   Contemporaries: 24 Fantasy/Sci-fi/Paranormal/Dystopian: 60 Historical fiction: 6 Classics: 3 Non-fiction: 1 Stand-alones:  43 Part of a series (including duologies): 51 By female authors: 68 By male authors: 26   Average books read per … Continue reading

Reading Update: November

Reading Update: November

Ugh, why is school so time and energy consuming….. Novels: 4 Novellas/short stories: 0  Graphic novels: 0 Total: 4 Total: 2 018 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 1 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 1  3 Favourite Covers: The Rest of Us Just Live Here The Sword of Summer Winter Oh what the hell… Witches Abroad 3 Favourite Books: Winter The … Continue reading

Reading Update: October

Reading Update: October

Novels: 4 Novellas/short stories: 0  Graphic novels: 0 Total: 4 Total: 1 434 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 0 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 1  Favourite Cover: Carry On Favourite Book: Carry On 3 Favourite Characters: Baz (Carry On) Penelope (Carry On) Alanna (Alanna:The First Adventure) 3 Favourite Relationships (Romantic or not): Baz & Simon (Carry On) Brandon & Abel (How to … Continue reading

Reading Update: September

Reading Update: September

Novels: 6 Novellas/short stories: 0  Graphic novels: 0 Total: 6 Total: 1 899 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 1 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 0  3 Favourite Covers: Everything, Everything Stand-Off The Absolutist 3 Favourite Books: The Absolutist Almost Like Being in Love Stand-Off 3 Favourite Characters : Travis (Almost Like Being in Love) Ryan-Dean (Stand-Off) (even though he was kind … Continue reading

Reading Update: August

Reading Update: August

Novels: 3 Novellas/short stories: 0  Graphic novels: 0 Total: 3 Total: 1 195 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 0 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 0  Completed challenges: 2  A book from your childhood – Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban I never count rereads in my reading updates, which is why you can’t see any Harry Potter books above. … Continue reading

Reading Update: July

Reading Update: July

Novels: 5 Novellas/short stories: 0  Graphic novels: 0 Total: 5 Total: 1590 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 0 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 1  Completed challenges: 3  A book based on the cover – The Museum of Extraordinary Things For this challenge, I basically just went to the library and tried to pick up any book I didn’t already know that … Continue reading

Reading Update: June

Reading Update: June

Novels: 7 Novellas/short stories: 0  Graphic novels: 0 Total: 7 Total: 2 524 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 0 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 2  Completed challenges: 1  A classic romance – Persuasion Written in the 19th century by the queen of classic romance, Jane Austen. 3 Favourite Covers: Half Bad The Wrath and the Dawn More Happy Than Not … Continue reading

Reading Update: May

Reading Update: May

Novels: 11 Novellas/short stories: 0  Graphic Novels: 0 Total: 11 Total:  3 495 pages Finished Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 2 Started Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 1 Completed Challenges: 3  A book more than 100 years old – The Secret Garden The Secret Garden was first published back in 1911, which means it turns 104 this year. :) A book with a … Continue reading