October Wrap-Up

I had a lot of books to review this month, but I honestly wasn’t feeling like reading a lot of them. I did a lot of for fun reading, and I regret very little about it. I’m not a big Halloween person, though I do enjoy the candy, so I don’t have any fun Halloween pictures to share with you. I did, however, write about some easy halloween costumes to do!

Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo – Reviewed on Oct. 7

The Girl with all the Gifts by M.R. Carey (audiobook)

Opal Charm: The Path to Dawn by Miri Castor – Reviewed on Oct. 21

Heart’s Blood by Juliet Marillier – Reviewed on Oct. 24

Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson (audiobook) – Reviewed last year

Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi

Den of Wolves by Juliet Marillier – Reviewed on Oct. 31

Binti by Nnedi Okorafor (audiobook)

The Melody of You and Me by M. Hollis – to be reviewed on Nov. 4

Living History by Hillary Rodham Clinton (audiobook)

 The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig

Hard Choices by Hillary Clinton (audiobook)

Stained by Abda Khan – to be reviewed on Nov. 11

A Warrior of the People by Joe Starita – to be reviewed on Nov. 14

I’m also proud to announce that I’m doing NaNoWriMo, sort of. I know I’m way too busy to do 50,000 words of a novel and still do my job and blog, so I’m rebelling a little bit. My goal is 25,000 words of a novel, which I’ll tell you about on Thursday, and then 25,000 words of articles for work and blog posts. It should be interesting!

Are you doing NaNoWriMo this year? Be my writing buddy here! I can’t wait to see how this goes!

4 thoughts on “October Wrap-Up

  1. You read so many great books in October! Did you enjoy Binti and Girl with all the Gifts? I really need to get to Heilig’s book! Happy reading in November!??

    1. TGFE was adorable and while there is a romance aspect, it was really good. I LOVED Binti. I’m putting a review out early next year right before the next book comes out. I’ve got Who Fears Death to read next! Girl with all the Gifts was good but strange. The ending was really unexpected for me.

    1. It really was a great reading month! It’s so nice to not worry about a review schedule and just read. I might do a mini-review of Furthermore in December. I wasn’t absolutely in love with it, but it was cute! And the cover was stunning!

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