Monday, May 01, 2017

Month in Review: April 2017



Goodbye April...Hello May!!! These months are just flying by...and the only good thing about it being May is that BookExpo is just around the corner :) I'm so excited!!! The lists of authors that will be there are starting to be released as is the books that will be available - there is some good reading to be had coming up, that's for sure! Other than that, I finished April strong walking in the Shape Women's 1/2 marathon in Central Park in NYC - it was my first time doing this race and it was great! I definitely plan on doing this race again, for sure :)


Here are my reading stats for April!  
  • Books read: 14
 
Books I read:  
  1. The Forbidden Garden -- Ellen Herrick
  2. The Rumor -- Elin Hilderbrand
  3. All the Breaking Waves -- Kerry Lonsdale (audio book)
  4. The Halo Effect -- Anne D. LeClaire
  5. Gone Without a Trace -- Mary Torjussen (e-book)
  6. In the Shadow of Lakecrest -- Elizabeth Blackwell (audio book)
  7. Almost Missed You -- Jessica Strawser (audio book)
  8. Slightly South of Simple -- Kristy Woodson Harvey (e-book)
  9. The Wedding Tree -- Robin Wells (audio book)
  10. Last Breath -- Roberth Bryndza (audio book)
  11. Any Day Now -- Robyn Carr
  12. I Found You -- Lisa Jewell (e-book)
  13. A Bridge Across the Ocean -- Susan Meissner (audio book)
  14. The Red Hunter -- Lisa Unger (e-book)
  
Favorite Books of April:
 
  • I Found You by Lisa Jewell
  • The Red Hunter by Lisa Unger

2017 Reading Challenge Update:
 
  • You Read How Many Books? Reading Challenge -- Books Read: 58/150
  • Library Reading Challenge -- Books Borrowed: 4/24
  • #ReadMyOwnDamnBooks Reading Challenge -- Books Read: 4/15
  • New Authors Reading Challenge -- New Authors Read: 22/45
  • E-books Reading Challenge -- E-books Read: 15/25
  • Audio Books Reading Challenge -- Books Listened to: 29/50

*Kathyrn over at The Book Date has created a Month in Review meme for those who put together these monthly posts. From now on, I'll be linking my post up each month...Thanks Kathryn for putting this meme together!!!




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5 comments

  1. nicely done! mine is here: https://wordsandpeace.com/2017/05/01/2017-april-wrap-up/

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  2. I enjoyed I Found You last year when it came out here. Quite a mix up! I enjoyed Robyn Carr's book and I look forward at some time to Kristin W H's book as have enjoyed her others. Well done with the marathon.

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  3. Thanks for the continued love for SSOS! :)

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  4. I really enjoyed The Red Hunter too - one of my favourite books of last month, here's to a good April.

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  5. I've heard a lot of good things about the Red Hunter. I need to check that book out!

    Here’s my April Monthly Wrap Up!

    Ronyell @ Rabbit Ears Book Blog

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