August Wrap-Up!

I read a total of 12 books this month. I read a total of 3,841 pages.

I have completed 44 books for my PopSugar Challenge

I completed 37 books for my Beat the Backlist Challenge.

I also want to talk about a new monthly post I’ve created. It’s all about highlighting the Birthstone of the month with lovely book covers. Check it out here if you want to see more about it. Definitely join in next month if you think it looks fun! ❤ I’ve seen a couple people participate and it’s been so awesome to see! Thanks, guys! I’m honored you have jumped in! ❤

Here are some of the bloggers that have participated in August: ❤

Julie @ One Book More

DiniPandaReads

Andge @ Down the Rabbit Hole


Here are my little books ‘read’ this month! ❤


The Monsters We Defy by Leslye Penelope – 4.5 stars Review is here.

Seven Days in June by Tia Williams – 4.5 stars

Longshadow by Olivia Atwater- 3 stars– Review is here.

A Game of You by Neil Gaiman (GN)4 stars

The Dragon’s Promise by Elizabeth Lim – 3.5 stars– Review is here.


The Oleander Sword by Tasha Suri4 stars– Review is here.

Ithaca by Claire North – 4 stars Review is coming soon.

Carrie Soto is Back by Taylor Jenkins Reid- 4.5 stars– Review is here.

A Pslam for the Wild-Built by Becky Chambers – 5 stars

With Fire in Their Blood by Kat Delacorte – 3 stars Review is here.


How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories by Holly Black- 4 stars

White Sand vol. 1 by Brandon Sanderson -3 stars


Book Haul

I took advantage of the $5.99 book sale on Book Outlet (still going)!

Purchased:

Hidden Palace by Helene Wecker, In My Dreams I Hold A Knife by Ashley Winstead, The Proposal by Jasmine Guillory, The Theft of Sunlight by Intisar Khanani, Where the Drowned Girls Go by Seanan McGuire, Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey. Ollie’s – The Scarecrow by Beth Ferry, The Adventures of Beekle by Dan Santat, Little Monster by Rhiannon Fielding, The Power of Three (Spidey) by Steve Behling, Pink or Treat! by Victoria Kann.

Pre-ordered & Owlcrate:

Babel by R.F Kuang, Tea Gardening for Beginners by Julia Dimakos. Owlcrate– The Drowned Woods

Gifts and ARCs:

Gift from Dini ❤– The League of Gentlewomen Witches by India Holton. ARCs– Bronze Drum by Phong Nguyen, A Dowry of Blood S.T. Gibson, One Dark Window by Rachel Gillig, Eternal Rider by Larissa Ione, (Not Pictured)- Lunar Love by Lauren Kung Jessen, Gleanings by Neal Shusterman, (Ollie’s)- The Glow Show by Susi Schaefer, and The Green Umbrella by Jackie Azua Kramer


Listening to:

I’ve been listening to Imagine Dragons lately and really love this song- Bones!


Watching:

Only Murders in the Building- season 2

We are now watching season 2! We are half way through this and we are loving it too!! Such a great show!


I hope that everyone had a great August and I hope you have an amazing September!! ❤

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