August Round Up!!!

Bye August

Welcome my new followers and a big thank you to everyone for your continuous support. I hope you’ve all had a wonderful reading month.

This month I took a step back from blogging, and while I haven’t been posting as much  as normal, I have still been reading and this month I’ve managed to finish a total of 19 books. My highest amount to date. 

This month I managed to post 8 reviews along with some other posts.

Challenges and Goals Update:

Completed Series Count: 0

Personal Books Read Challenge: NEW TARGET: 110 books TOTAL READ: 113 books

Turn Pages: TARGET: 30,000 pages TOTAL READ:  39,444 Pages

Total Pages read in August: 7,097 Pages

TBR Jar: TARGET: 12 Books BOOKS READ: 5 Books

The VIRTUAL Mount TBR Reading Challenge: TARGET: 12 Books BOOKS READ: 9 Books

Total DNF count: 7

Below is a round-up of all my posts for this month along with all the ratings I gave for all the books I’ve read.


Book/Audiobook I reviewed this month:

The Things We Learn When We’re Dead by Charlie Laidlaw 💙💙💙1/2

The Possession by Michael Rutger 💙💙💙

The Test by Sylvain Neuvel 💙💙

The Cabin At The End Of The World by Paul Tremblay 💙💙💙

The Betrayal of Ka by Shea Oliver 💙💙💙1/2

Home Truths by Susan Lewis 💙💙💙

Normal People by Sally Rooney 💙💙

We Set The Dark On Fire by Tehlor Kay Mejia 💙💙💙1/2

My favourite books this month was:

The Betrayal of Ka by Shea Oliver

 


Weekly Memes:

WWW Wednesday:
7th August 2019
14th August 2019
21st August 2019
28th August 2019

FIRST LINES FRIDAY:
2nd August 2019 – This weeks first lines were from the book Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
9th August 2019 – The first lines this week were from The Things We Learn When We’re Dead by Charlie Laidlaw
16th August 2019 – This weeks first lines were from The Possession by Michael Rutger
23rd August 2019The first lines this week were from Circe by Madeline Miller
30th August 2019
This weeks first lines were from We Set the Dark on Fire by Tehlor Kay Meja 


Book Quotes:

Sunday 4th August 2019

This weeks quotes come from the book Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi  and my favourite quote was:

“You should talk to someone. The jokes don’t help much, but talking does.”

Sunday 11th August 2019

My favourite quote from The Things We Learn When We’re Dead by Charlie Laidlaw was:

“Is that what love is? Discovering a missing jigsaw piece and finding that it fits? Are we all born incomplete, compelled to search for the lost bits of us?

Sunday 18th August 2019

My favourite quote from the book  The Body Farm by Patricia Cornwell was:

To almost die is to know that one day you will, and to never again feel the same about anything.”

Sunday 25th August 2019

This weeks favourite quote from the book Circe by Madeline Miller was:

“I do not think anyone can say what is in someone else.” 


Other posts:

My August TBR!!!

BOOKS I WANT TO READ BY THE END OF THE YEAR!!!

Cover Reveal: Haunted House Ghost by James J. Cudney

Blog Tour: Never Surrender Songs For a Lost Kingdom by Steve Moretti

Cover Reveal: Playing With Fire (Forbidden Love Boxed Set)

Hope you all have a great September ahead and I’ll catch up with you all soon!!! Oh, by the way I will be back to posting everyday in September!!!

Happy Reading!!!

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4 comments

    • A lot of them I started reading physical books but then ended up listening to them as audiobook, so got through them much faster. Also I’m unable to work due to my medical condition so have plenty of time to read, especially if my nephew isn’t at home. 🙂

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