August 2017 | Monthly Wrap Up

Welcome September! And Goodbye August! Hello red leaves, the cool breeze and flying scarfs. Hello Fall!

Reading in this past month of August has been very lucrative for me. I managed to finish a whooping number of books. Well, at least what qualifies as “whooping” for me which is eight books this August! Without even planning to. Since I’m currently on vacation and my siblings are busy living in their own world, I’ve had a lot of free time in my hands.

August Stats:
Total books read: 8
Total pages read: 3,471
Average rating: 3.75
25/8 (100%) standalones, 6/8 (75%) series

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My Monthly Read:

  1. Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller | Rating: 
  2. My Lady Jane  by  Brodi Ashton | Rating: ★★
  3. The Elite by Kiera Cass | Rating: ☆☆
  4. The One by Kiera Cass | Rating: 
  5. The Selection Stories by Kiera Cass | Rating: ★★
  6. A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas | Rating: ★★
  7. A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas | Rating: ★★
  8. A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas | Rating: ★★

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Top Post:

The Number One spot for this month goes to: How To Get Rid Of Your Reading Slump      In this post I get real about depression and how it affects your ability to read. I hope that you find it useful and helpful to your situation. ❤

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Monthly Highlights:

  1. Book Haul! I managed to get four books that I’ve been dying to get! These include:
    • Caraval
    • Daughter Of The Pirate King
    • My Lady Jane
    • Lord of Shadows
  2. Sarah J. Maas. I discovered S J Maas. Where has she been all my life? Oh My God! Her books are just completely magnificent! They took me by surprise! I love ACOTAR, ACOMAF, ACOWAR. She gave me Rhysand!

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Top Instagram Post:

Goes to ‘Darkest Mercy’ for it’s awesome effects and perfect lighting. I was very lucky that day.

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“Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” – Albert Einstein


 

 

For The Love Of Reading!

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What did you think of this post, did you read any of these books? Or do you have any other awesome reads for me to try? Lets chat, don’t worry, I don’t bite. ^^

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