August Wrap Up!!!

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Hi Reader Friends,

Welcome to all my new followers and a big thank you to everyone for your continuous support. Hope you’re all keeping well.

This month was a bit up and down, have had pain issues as you’ve read in some of my update, which meant my reading was a little all over the place too. But some how I still managed to read a pretty good amount. I really thought I hadn’t managed to read that many books, but I actually managed to finish a total of 16 books.


Books I’ve read this month:

Key: 🎧 Audiobook πŸ“–Physical Book πŸ“±eBook

πŸ“± With Her Fists by Henry Roi

πŸ“– Sepulchre by Kate Mosse

🎧 The Darwin Affair by Tim Mason

πŸ“– Sea Prayer by Khaled Hosseini

πŸ“± Dear Justyce by Nic Stone

🎧 The One by John Marrs

πŸ“– The Betrayals by Bridget Collins

πŸ“– Origin by Dan Brown

πŸ“±The Unremembered Girl by Eliza Maxwell

πŸ“– The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell

🎧 Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

πŸ“– Love & Pollination by Mari Jane Law

πŸ“±Highland Cove by Dylan J. Morgan

πŸ“–πŸ“± The Beast and the Bethany by Jack Meggitt-Phillips

πŸ“– 🎧Sleeping Beauties by Stephen King

🎧 Midnight Sun by Stephanie Meyer


Reviews I’ve posted this month:

Spectacles by Sue Perkins πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™

Just Like The Other Girls by Claire Douglas πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™

The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™

A Column of Fire by Ken Follett πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™1/2

The Volunteer by Jack Fairweather πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™1/2

Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™

The Search Party by Simon Lelic πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™

The Doll Factory by Elizabeth Macneal πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™

Educated by Tara Westover πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™

The Farm by Joanne Ramos πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™1/2

Burn by Patrick Ness πŸ’™πŸ’™1/2

The Fifth Season by N.K.Jemisin πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™

Blind Isolation by Henry Bassett πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™

The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne Collins πŸ’™πŸ’™1/2

With Her Fists by Henry Roi πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™


Weekly Memes:

WWW Wednesday:

5th August 2020
12th August 2020
19th August 2020
26th August 2020

FIRST LINES FRIDAY:

7th August 2020 – This weeks first lines were from the book The Road by Cormac McCarthy

14th August 2020– The first lines this week were from Binti by Nnedi Okorafor

21st August 2020 This weeks first lines were from Hunting Evil by Chris Carter

28th August 2020 The first lines this week were from Wilder Girls by Rory Power


Favourite quotes of the Week:

Sunday 9th August 2020

This weeks quotes come from the book The Librarians of Auschwitz by Antonio and my favourite quote was:

β€œLife, any life, is very short. But if you’ve managed to be happy for at least an instant, it will have been worth living.”

Sunday 16th August 2020

This weeks favourite quote from the book The Road by Cormac McCarthy was:

β€œYou forget what you want to remember, and you remember what you want to forget.” 

Sunday 23rd August 2020

My favourite quote from The Sound of things Falling By Juan Gabriel VΓ‘squez was:

β€œRemembering tires a person out. this is something they don’t teach us. Exercising one’s memory is an exhausting activity. It draws our energy and wears down our muscles.” 

Sunday 30th August 2020

This weeks quotes come from the book Wilder Girls by Rory Power and my favourite quote was:

β€œSome things don’t belong to other people…..Some things are just mine.”


Other posts:

August TBR!!!

Reading Habits Book Tag!!!

The Finished Books Tag!!!

Hope you all have a wonderful September and I’ll catch up with you all  with another wrap up at the end of September!!

Stay safe & Happy Reading till next time!!!

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4 comments

    • Thanks Darina, have an appointment with surgeon next week so hopefully I’ll know more about the cause.

      Yes was a nice variety of books some great reads. Hope you have a great September too!! β€β€πŸ’—πŸ’—β€β€

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