Category: Monthly Wrap-Ups

Monthly Wrap-Up: September 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up: September 2016

September 2016: Woohoo, I woke up and September ended. September kinda sucked. Blah blah. Except for the books. September Reads Books Read: The Cat King of Havana by Tom Crosshill This Adventure Ends by Emma Mills The Assassin’s Blade by Sarah J. Maas Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas (re-read) Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas (re-read) Heir of Fire by Sarah J. Maas (re-read) Queen of Shadows by Sarah J. Maas The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum (audio) Book of the Month: September Stats Total books read: 8 Total pages read: 3,338 Average rating: 4.2 2/8 (25%) standalones, 6/8 […]

Posted October 2, 2016 by Debby in Monthly Wrap-Ups / 0 Comments
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Monthly Wrap-Up: August 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up: August 2016

August 2016: TWENTY-FIVE Usually I take this moment to talk about how a month flew by. August, however, felt like it was 3 months long, because I swear, I did SO MANY THINGS. So be prepared, guys. This one’s a doozy. August Reads Books Read: Defending Taylor by Miranda Kenneally The Anatomical Shape of a Heart by Jenn Bennett Run by Kody Keplinger P.S. I Like You by Kasie West Diplomatic Immunity by Brodi Ashton Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling The Hidden Oracle by Rick Riordan Make It Right by Megan Erickson The Forbidden Wish by Jessica Khoury Make It Last […]

Posted September 1, 2016 by Debby in Monthly Wrap-Ups / 0 Comments
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Monthly Wrap-Up: July 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up: July 2016

July 2016: slump, slump, slump it up Wow, where in the world did July go? I swear, it flew by unnoticed while I was far too busy staring at my phone, catching Pokémon. *cough* Anyway. July was by far my worst reading month this year, and that’s all because of Nevernight. *pouts* July Reads Books Read: Nimona by Noelle Stevenson Nevernight by Jay Kristoff Scarlett Epstein Hates It Here by Anna Breslaw Vicarious by Paula Stokes (re-read) Book of the Month: July Stats Total books read: 4 Total pages read: 1,533 Average rating: 3.25 2/4 (50%) standalones, 2/4 (50%) series 4/4 (100%) paper 2016 Stats […]

Posted August 4, 2016 by Debby in Monthly Wrap-Ups / 3 Comments
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Monthly Wrap-Up: June 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up: June 2016

June 2016: what a whirlwind! June was incredible, amazing, busy, and exhausting. I was sick for a couple weeks, which was the low point… but it all got better after that. I read a lot, had another relaxing weekend at my aunt and uncle’s house in the country, and then… had my big, brilliant business trip to New York Cityyyyyyyyyy. I’m still asking myself how this is my life right now. June Reads Books Read: The Wrath and the Dawn by Renée Ahdieh (re-read) The Rose and the Dagger by Renée Ahdieh Hollow City by Ransom Riggs The Vile Village by Lemony Snicket (re-read) Wanderlost […]

Posted July 3, 2016 by Debby in Monthly Wrap-Ups, Travel / 1 Comment
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Monthly Wrap-Up: May 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up: May 2016

May 2016: read, work, read, work I’m finally getting back on track – with reading, blogging, working… May was a GOOD month. May Reads Books Read: A Study in Scarlet by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows Just a Girl by Ellie Cahill This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab Out on Good Behavior by Dahlia Adler First & Then by Emma Mills When We Collided by Emery Lord The Unexpected Everything by Morgan Matson The Miserable Mill by Lemony Snicket (re-read) The Austere Academy by Lemony Snicket (re-read) The Forbidden Orchid by Sharon Biggs Waller The […]

Posted June 2, 2016 by Debby in Monthly Wrap-Ups / 2 Comments
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Monthly Wrap-Up: April 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up: April 2016

April 2016: the busy, social month April was busy busy but also tons of fun! I had a vacation, a business trip, I went out with colleagues, met with friends, and… WOAH. There’ll be a full recap later in this post. April Reads Books Read: The Falconer by Elizabeth May (re-read) The Vanishing Throne by Elizabeth May This Is My Brain on Boys by Sarah Strohmeyer The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket (re-read) The Reptile Room by Lemony Snicket (re-read) Some Kind of Happiness by Claire Legrand The Wide Window by Lemony Snicket (re-read) Girl Against the Universe by Paula Stokes Book of the Month: […]

Posted May 3, 2016 by Debby in Monthly Wrap-Ups, Travel / 1 Comment
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Monthly Wrap-Up: March 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up: March 2016

March 2016: the quiet month I started off well in March – I was back to reading, back to blogging, it seemed like I actually managed to schedule a post in advance a couple times and maybe could even hold to my schedule – but that got derailed. My grandmother passed away this month, and, well, that put a damper on things. March Reads Books Read: Sounds Like Me: My Life (So Far) In Song by Sara Bareilles (audio) Spinning Thorns by Anna Sheehan The Storyspinner by Becky Wallace (re-read) The Skylighter by Becky Wallace Right of First Refusal by Dahlia Adler No Love Allowed […]

Posted April 3, 2016 by Debby in Monthly Wrap-Ups / 6 Comments
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Monthly Wrap-Up: February 2016

Monthly Wrap-Up: February 2016

February 2016: what a whirlwind For a short month, February sure was jam packed with activities. Woah. Despite all that, I did manage to get myself back into blogging for the most part – so SCORE. Reading is still below par but you know *runs away from GR “You are 5 books behind schedule” button* February Reads Books Read: The Shadow Queen by C.J. Redwine Call Me, Maybe by Ellie Cahill The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig A Wicked Thing by Rhiannon Thomas (re-read) Kingdom of Ashes by Rhiannon Thomas A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro Book of the Month: February Stats Total […]

Posted March 2, 2016 by Debby in Monthly Wrap-Ups / 1 Comment
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