I didn’t think that I had a very good reading or blogging month until I was preparing this post, but I actually read much more and posted much more than I thought I did. So yay for me. The most exciting thing to happen this month was that I got to go with Amanda to two different book events to see Karin Slaughter and Lisa Scottoline.
I also won a contest for an ARC (and “swag”) of Renegades by Marissa Meyer! I’ve started the book and am enjoying it so far. The “swag” were some pens and a slap bracelet. Are slap bracelets back in? I remember them being very popular when I was a kid…until people kept getting cut by them. This one has a rubbery exterior so I think it’s safer than what we had back in my day. I don’t really know what I’ll do with it, though.
Books Read: 17
Favorite Book I Read This Month:
Take a Bow by Elizabeth Eulberg (link to review is below).
Books Reviewed: 7
What to Say Next by Julie Buxbaum – 4/5 Stars
Ready to Run (I Do, I Don’t #1) by Lauren Layne – 4/5 Stars
Better Off Friends by Elizabeth Eulberg – 4/5 Stars
Take a Bow by Elizabeth Eulberg – 4.5/5 Stars
Fallen Heir (The Royals #4) by Erin Watt – 3.5/5 Stars
Dead Woman Walking by Sharon Bolton – 4/5 Stars
Sociable by Rebecca Harrington – 2/5 Stars
Books Read in 2017 Overall: 97
My favorite Emery Lord book, The Start of Me and You is getting a sequel! Unfortunately we have to wait until 2019 for The Map from Here to There, but it’s always exciting when the author of a beloved standalone decides to continue the characters’ stories.