This has been pretty great month as I managed to read 8 books which is more than the last two months combined, I Also bought five books. I spent a week away in Fuerteventura relaxing in the sun with my family. We went at a great time as well as it was raining all week in Scotland. I managed to write quite a few posts this week and read some great ones.
The second book I read was A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas, the third in the A Court of Thorns and Roses and the last following the story arc of Feyre. This book I gave 5 stars to. You can read my review here.
The third and fourth books I read were Trail by fire and Fire Walker by Josephine Angelini the first two in the World Walker series about a girl who is transported into a parallel universe by that worlds version of herself. I gave the first book 3 stars and the second 3.5 stars.
The fifth book I read was Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux. This is a brilliant piece of gothic literature and I gave it 5 stars.
The sixth book I read was Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz. This was a great LGBTQI+ book and I gave it 4 stars.
The seventh book I read was Spellslinger by Sebastian De Castell. This is a great YA fantasy about a boy, Kellen, who lives in a world were those with magic rule and those without serve and he must spark his magic bands before he turns sixteen or spend the rest of his life as a servant. I really enjoyed this book and gave it 4 stars.
The last book I read this month was The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank. This book was heart breaking and is one I believe everyone should read. I gave this book 5 stars.
- Top Ten Tuesday – Favourite covers I own
- Top ten Tuesday – Reading wish list
- Top Ten Tuesday – Beach reads
- Top Ten Tuesday – Most Anticipated books for second half of 2017
- A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J Maas Spoiler Free Review
- Fierce Fangirl Friday
- Blogger Recognition Award
- Roseblood By A. G. Howard Spoiler Free Review
- Roseblood By A. G. Howard Favourite Quotes
- Lord of the Rings Tag
- The High School Book Tag
I read quite a few great posts this month
- Publishing conspiracy theories by Book Snacks
- Fictional Lives Matter | #BlogTalk by Past Bedtime Blog
- Books With d/Deaf Characters by A Dreamer’s Library
- 10 Reasons Why Sequels Are More Terrifying Than The Zombie Apocalypse by Paper Fury
- [LET’S CHAT] Should Book Reviews Be Subjective or Objective? by The Well-Thumbed Reader
This month I bought a total of four books. These were:-
- Spellslinger by Sebastien De Castell
- A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas
- Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy by Cassandra Clare
- The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux (this one I got free on my kindle)
I’ve never set a monthly TBR before so I thought I’d try it out this month no idea if I’ll stick to any of the books on here though.
- Witch’s Pyre by Josephine Angelini
- Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon
- The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller
- Caraval by Stephanie Garber
I’d love to hear about how your month went in the comments.