November was wonderful and cold.
Not much happened this month so I’m just going to do a quick list of the significant events…
- 3rd of November – I attended a lecture and I got my MA dissertation mark back.
- 4th of November – I saw Bastille live and it was epic! I genuinely never thought that I’d see Bastille live and it was amazing.
- 12th of November – I attended a conference about Ben Jonson and the publication of his folio in 1616.
- 14th of November – I stared my new job.
- 17th of November – I bought tickets to see Jack Whitehall in February and Micky Flanagan in May.
- 29th of November – I saw Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them at the cinema. It was wonderful.
- November 2016 TBR
- Top Ten Tuesday – Ten Books to Read If Your Book Club Likes Science Fiction Novels
- WWW Wednesday – 2nd November 2016
- Book Review – Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K. Rowling
- The Sunday Post #35
- Book Review: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling
- Top Ten Tuesday – Ten Books I’ve Added to my TBR Recently
- WWW Wednesday – 9th November 2016
- The Sunday Post #36
- Top Ten Tuesday – Favourite Films
- WWW Wednesday – 16th November 2016
- Book Review: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling
- Book Review: Angel’s Blood by Nalini Singh
- The Sunday Post #37
- Musing Mondays – Fictional Worlds I’d (Not) Like to Live In
- Top Ten Tuesday – Books I’m Thankful For
- WWW Wednesday – 23rd November 2016
- ARC Book Review: He, She and It by Marge Piercy
- Book Review: The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe (Little Black Classic)
- The Sunday Post #38
- Musing Mondays -ARC Book Reviews and An Author I’d Trust with my Life (Story)
- Top Ten Tuesday: Holiday Gift Guide
- WWW Wednesday – 30th November 2016
Books I’ve read:
- Angel’s Blood by Nalini Singh
- The Hidden Oracle by Rick Riordan
- He, She and It by Marge Piercy
- The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
- Infamous by Sherrilyn Kenyon
- The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson
- The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
Total: 7 books
- Paradise Lost by John Milton
- The Silmarillion by J. R. R. Tolkien
- The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
Total: 3 books
Books on my TBR that I didn’t read:
- Perdido Street Station by China Miéville
Total: 1 book
Books I’ve bought:
- Hollow City by Ransom Riggs
- Night School by Lee Child
- The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
Total: 3 books
- I read 1 Classic book this month
- ‘When Are You Reading? Challenge’
- I am currently reading Paradise Lost for my Prompt Challenge
Buy Christmas presents for:my parents and my best friend. Start applications for PhD programmes See Bastille live Post at least 4 reviews
- Stick to the ‘Read 5, Buy 1’ rule
- Complete all of my book challenges and goals
- Buy Christmas presents for: my parents, my nieces, and my nephew.
- Decorate the house for Christmas
- Enjoy Christmas
- Continue PhD applications
- Post at least 4 reviews
- Complete all of my book goals and challenges
- Set a TBR for 2017
- Set some (personal and bookish) goals for 2017
I hope everyone had a wonderful month!