Saturday, September 01, 2018

Month in Review: August 2018


Happy September!!! It was another productive reading month - hot, hazy, humid days will do that, along with a good week at the beach! Now if I can only keep this streak up the rest of the year, I'll be happy :)


Reading Stats:  
  • Read this month: 18
  • Year to date: 136

Books Read:
 
  1. The Husband Hour -- Jamie Brenner (audio book) ****
  2. With You Always -- Rena Olsen ****
  3. Jane Doe -- Victoria Helen Stone *****
  4. The Coroner -- Jennifer Graeser Dornbush ****
  5. Under a Dark Sky -- Lori Rader-Day ****
  6. The Other Woman -- Sandie Jones *****
  7. Rust & Stardust -- T. Greenwood *****
  8. The Bucket List -- Georgia Clark (e-book) ****
  9. The Kitty Committee -- Kathryn Berla ***
  10. The Waiting Room -- Emily Bleeker *****
  11. Into the Darkness -- Sibel Hodge (audio book) ****
  12. Where the Crawdads Sing -- Delia Owens *****
  13. Your Second Life Begins When You Realize You Only Have One -- Raphaelle Giordano ****
  14. Pieces of Her -- Karin Slaughter *****
  15. Trust Me -- Hank Phillippi Ryan *****
  16. Still Lives -- Maria Hummel (audio book) ****
  17. When the Lights Go Out -- Mary Kubica *****
  18. Private: The Royals -- James Patterson ***
  
Favorite Books of August: 
 
  • Rust & Stardust by T. Greenwood
  • Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
  • When the Lights Go Out by Mary Kubica


Update #UnReadShelfProject2018:

*These numbers only refer to books that have been sitting on my shelf for a while or that I have recently purchased. It does not include any review books.

  • Total # unread books on shelf at beginning of August: 210
  • Books read in August (that count): 1
  • Books bought/received as gift in June: 0 (and I already read both of them!)
  • Books cleaned off shelf/donated: 0
  • Total unread books on shelf at end of August: 209
 
 YTD Stats:
 
  • Total # unread books on shelf at beginning of January: 260
  • Total Books read from shelves (that count): 15
  • Total Books bought/received as gift: 9 (and I already read 3 of them!!!)
  • Total Books cleaned off shelf/donated: 43
  • Total unread books on shelf at end of June: 209

 

*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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2 comments

  1. Great job on reading 18 books. See what I read this month at Girl Who Reads

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  2. As you noted Kristin no books again in common this month but still we are enjoying our reading. I do keep an eye on your Instagram and notice what you are up to. But I am only sporadically there.! All the best for September.

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