Bout of Books #24 Wrap-Up

I really enjoyed participating in Bout of Books #24 this past week. I was able to accomplish my main goal and am very happy with my reading totals. Bring on Bout of Books #25! Here's how I did: Days 1 & 2 Day 3 Pages Read: 167 What I Read: Finished A Well-Behaved Woman, read from The Clockmaker's... Continue Reading →

Bout of Books #23 Wrap-Up

Another Bout of Books has come to an end. Here's how I did:   Total Pages Read: 1,020 Books Finished: 2 (You can find my daily updates here) I managed to finish Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh and The Misinterpretation of Tara Jupp by Eva Rice. I also read about 30% of The Masterpiece by Fiona Davis. I didn't end up participating in very... Continue Reading →

January Reading Wrap-Up

This year, I'd like to start posting monthly reading wrap-ups. I'm off to a good start, as January was a fantastic reading month. I finished 8 books and started 2 others. I also participated in two readathons, including Bout of Books and 24 in 48. Here's what I read:     Autumn by Ali Smith (4-stars) Challenges:... Continue Reading →

Bout of Books #21 Wrap Up

It's a wrap on Bout of Books #21! I had a lot of fun participating in this readathon, and was  even able to finish three books. I read: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas (464 pp) 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff (230 pp) The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin (352 pp)* For a total of: 1,046 pages *I had... Continue Reading →

2017 Reading By the Numbers

I read 51 books in 2017, including: 5-star Reads: 10 books, 4-star Reads: 26 books, 3-star Reads: 13 books, 2-star Reads: 2 books 15 books published in 2017 11 books by women of color 9 ARCs 7 works of nonfiction 4 books from my Classics Club list  3 books by men 1 Persephone Book 0... Continue Reading →