September was my first month of freedom. It was my first month of blogging regularly and I really enjoyed posting every single day. I won’t be able to do that in October since I’m away from home for two weeks but I think that posting every day is achievable for me now that I’ve actually… Continue reading September 2016 Recap
Title: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Author: J. K. Rowling Genre: Children’s Fiction / Young Adult / Fantasy Date: 1999 Publisher: Bloomsbury Pages: 371 Started: 20th March 2016 Completed: 22nd March 2016 Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: Harry Potter, along with his best friends, Ron and Hermione, is about to start his third year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.… Continue reading Book Review: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling
WWW Wednesday is a meme hosted by Taking On a World of Words. (Formally hosted at Should Be Reading) The only rules are to answer the following three questions: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? All links take you to Goodreads.
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme brought to you by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is: Books On My Autumn TBR List I do monthly TBRs but I’ll choose 10 books that I’m going to feature in either my October or November TBRs. All images and book titles take you to Goodreads.
Title: Animal Farm Author: George Orwell Genre: Political Satire Date: (1945) Publisher: Penguin Classics Pages: 95 Started: 30th August 2016 Completed: 30th August 2016 Rating: 5/5 Summary: Mr. Jones of Manor Farm is so lazy and drunken that one day he forgets to feed his livestock. The ensuing rebellion under the leadership of the pigs Napoleon… Continue reading Book Review: Animal Farm by George Orwell
The Sunday Post is hosted by Kimba @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer. This post is an opportunity to recap the past week on my blog and in my personal life. It’s also a chance to set up some goals for the upcoming week and talk about anything else that I want to talk about. See the rules here.
Title: The Raven King Author: Maggie Stiefvater Genre: Young Adult / Fantasy / Paranormal Date: 2016 Publisher: Scholastic Press Pages: 439 Started: 2nd May 2016 Completed: 8th May 2016 Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: Nothing living is safe. Nothing dead is to be trusted. For years, Gansey has been on a quest to find a lost king. One by… Continue reading Book Review: The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater
Title: Eldest Author: Christopher Paolini Genre: Young Adult / Fantasy Date: 2011 (2006) Publisher: Corgi Pages: 682 Started: 2nd July 2016 Completed: 14th July2016 Rating: 3.5/5 Summary: Darkness falls… Despair abounds… Evil reigns… Eragon and his dragon, Saphira, have just saved the rebel state from destruction by the mighty forces of King Galbatorix, cruel ruler of the Empire.… Continue reading Book Review: Eldest by Christopher Paolini
Title: Eragon Author: Christopher Paolini Genre: Young Adult / Fantasy Date: 2011 (2002) Publisher: Corgi Pages: 517 Started: 24th April 2016 Completed: 30th April 2016 Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: One boy. One dragon. A world of adventure. When Eragon finds a polished blue stone in the forest, he thinks it is the lucky discovery of a poor farm boy;… Continue reading Book Review: Eragon by Christopher Paolini
Title: The Knife of Never Letting Go Author: Patrick Ness Genre: Young Adult / Science Fiction / Dystopian Fiction Date: 2011 Publisher: Walker Books Pages: 479 Started: 25th June 2016 Abandoned: 1st July 2016 Percentage read: 73% Summary: Prentisstown isn’t like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else’s thoughts in an overwhelming, never-ending stream of Noise. Just a month away from the… Continue reading (DNF) Book Review: The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness