August 2018 Wrap-Up

I’ve decided to keep this short! All bookish, all fun. Bye summer!!!


What’s New?

I am on VACATION! Exactly one year has passed and I deserve it! September will be all about self-care, rest, and fun!

August was mostly about work, I truly enjoyed being a full-time Orenda fairy, and I’d like to thank you all for the support and for playing along with me 🙂

Books I read this month

I’m quite sad to see I’ve neglected my reading spreadsheet, which means I don’t have the exact dates of reading and all the info I used to fill the pages with, but hey, when you’re busy, you can’t be everywhere!

10 books, not bad all things considered! I have found brilliant reads, came across a couple of DNF, and discovered new favorites!

Books I reviewed

Can’t Take My Eyes Off You: Now You See Her by Heidi Perks @HeidiPerksBooks @arrowpublishing @PenguinUKBooks @PenguinRHUK

Liar, Liar, Life on Fire: The Affair by Sheryl Browne @SherylBrowne @bookouture

Puzzles: Pieces of Her by Karin Slaughter @SlaughterKarin @HarperCollins #BlogTour @fictionpubteam

Bleach is the New Normal: Good Samaritans by Will Carver @will_carver @OrendaBooks @west_camel

Needles and Thread: Perfect Silence by @Helen_Fields #BlogTour @AvonBooksUK @Sabah_K

Doppelwhat? Bellevue Square by Michael Redhill @stet_that @noexitpress #IsThatYou

Let The Sound of the Waves Lull You: How To Be Brave by Louise Beech @LouiseWriter @OrendaBooks

I am pleased with those reviews, which were written without pressure and with lots of fun! I have loved all of these stories!

New Books (won, purchased, for review, whatever)

NetGalley, I need to forget your password. Really. Amazon, too.

Books read so far this year: 74
Impending NetGalley: 36 (*hides in shame*)
Other ARCs to read: 29
Owned unread e-books: 176
Owned printed books to read: 119

Book of the Month Award

Quite a difficult choice as I found very different but equally strong reads this month! But one particularly stands out…

perfect silence

A new series I can’t wait to catch up with!!!!

Blogging time!


This Week in Books (August 15th 2018)

This Week in Books (August 22nd 2018)


A New Blank Page: Self-Care September

Late post!

July Wrap-Up (yes, I’m late!)

Bye, hectic August! How was your month?

8 thoughts on “August 2018 Wrap-Up”

  1. And here I thought that I had too many ARCs at 19 😀 Great reading month and glad you enjoyed working with Orenda. Enjoy your holiday and have a wonderful September ❤


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