author: neil gaiman

Wrap Up: August 2017

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After a weak July, I had a mega reading month in August! I had a week off from work, and spent it reading on a balcony over looking the sea. Bliss!

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Wrap Up: May 2017

 

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Book Tag: NY Times By the Book Tag

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Created by Marie Berg.

1. What book is on your nightstand now?

I’m currently reading The Painted Bridge by Wendy Wallace. Also on my nightstand is a few books I’m excited to read soon: The Girl of Ink and Stars, Quidditch Through the Ages, Anansi Boys, The Graveyard Book, Three Dark Crowns and Glass Sword

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Wrap Up: January 2017

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I had a great start to the new year, reading 7 books in January.

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2017 TBR

2017

While I don’t make monthly TBRs, I did want to check in with my (huge) TBR list to see which books I wanted to make a priority list for next year. So, here’s 17 books I want to read in 2017!

CONTINUING SERIES

1) The Daughter of Smoke and Bone Trilogy by Laini Taylor (#2 & #3)

I really enjoyed Daughter of Smoke and Bone last year, so I’m keen to get to the rest of the series. In fact, I’m currently reading Days of Blood and Starlight.

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Top 10 Books of 2016

2016

2016 has been a great reading year for me! I posted my reading statistics a few days ago.

This is a list of my personal favourite books from those I read during 2016.

Honourable Mentions: Coraline by Neil Gaiman, A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini, Through the Woods by Emily Carroll, Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

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Reading Wrap Up: July 2016

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I read a massive 9 books this month! I aim for 1 a week, so I’m very pleased with that.

Also this month, I hit my GoodReads goal of 52 books. As we still have 5 months left I decided to extend my goal to 75 books. It’s a pretty stretching goal, but we’ll see how it goes.

So, onto the books…

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