August 2015 Reading Tracker

You can also see what I read and received in July.

Books Read:

  1. The Accident Season by Moira Fowley-Doyle
  2. Hello, Goodbye and Everything in Between by Jennifer E. Smith
  3. Never, Always, Sometimes by Adi Alsaid
  4. The Rose and the Beast by Francesca Lia Block
  5. The World’s Wife by Carol Ann Duffy
  6. Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray
  7. The Marvels by Brian Selznick
  8. The Devil and Winnie Flynn by Micol Ostow and David Ostow
  9. Forbidden by Kimberley Griffiths Little
  10. Soundless by Richelle Mead
  11. Shade’s Children by Garth Nix
  12. Walk on Earth a Stranger by Rae Carson

Books On Deck:

  1. Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy
  2. The Truth Commission by Susan Juby
  3. Unmade by Sarah Rees Brennan
  4. Prized by Caragh M. O’Brien
  5. Uprooted by Naomi Novik
  6. Dreamstrider by Lindsay Smith
  7. The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough

Books Bought:

Gifted/Traded Books:

  1. Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine
  2. Breathe, Annie, Breathe by Miranda Kenneally (both from Erin‘s blogiversary giveaway)
  3. Unprooted by Naomi Novik (thank you OTSPsecretsister whoever you are!)
  4. The Infinite Sea by Rick Yancey (thanks Jenna!)

Arcs Received:

  1. Updraft by Fran Wilde (from Tor, requested)
  2. Dream Things True by Marie Marquardt (from St. Martins, requested)
  3. The Wolf Wilder by Katherine Rundell (from Simon & Schuster, not requested)
  4. Sanctuary by Jennifer McKissack (from Scholastic, not requested)
  5. Frosted Kisses by Heather Hepler (from Scholastic, not requested)
  6. The Sleeping King (from Tor, not requested)

If you want to see how I’m doing with BEA 2015 books check here.

August 1: I read a lot in July (12 books) but it was kind of a miserable failure in terms of sticking to my list. Oops. This month there are lot of BEA ones I want to get to so I’m just going to try to be a little less strict and see how that goes. Usually my “books on deck” follows a pretty strict formula but for this month, it’s just books I really really want to read right now.

August 2: Four days into the month and starting my second month. The voice in Hello, Goodbye and Everything in Between is a little distancing after the first person of The Accident Season but I love Jen E. Smith’s book so I’m sure it’ll be fine.

August 9: Well I had a total disconnect with the Smith book and with Never Always Sometimes. The Rose and the Beast was weird but not bad. Lair of Dreams is next.

August 12: I’m already on page 200 of Lair of Dreams so I might even be able to fit in another book or two after I finish it if I keep up this pace!

August 14: Have read 60% of Lair of Dreams! Want to count it as two books!

August 17: Um hi Lair of Dreams was amazing! Also reading The Marvels at home because I can’t handle carrying another 600+ page book around.

August 18: I finally made a dent in my BEA books and got to read a lot of good ones. I have to get back to some review and backlist titles come September though!

2 thoughts on “August 2015 Reading Tracker

  1. I’m reading Walk on Earth a Stranger this month, too! Fingers crossed we both love it. I purchased Ink and Bone and will definitely be reading it asap.
    Hope you have a wonderful August!

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    1. I didn’t love Carson’s first series (too much religion for me even if it was a made up one) but I’m really, really excited about Walk on Earth a Stranger. *also crosses fingers*

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