October 2020 Recap and Some November News

My reading slump hit hard in October. I only read 5 books. I even had several days where I didn’t pick up a book at all, which is very odd for me. I did finally pick up a couple of good ones towards the end of the month, though. I also hit my Goodreads goal of 125 books for the year. In life news, we celebrated my youngest niece’s first birthday. Other than that, there wasn’t much about the month that stands out.

It’s my Birthday!

Happy Birthday Wishes for your Son | Proud Parents Celebrating

I’m old. That is all.

Short Hiatus Announcement:

I’m going to take the first couple weeks of November off. My last 2020 ARC is set to publish in mid-November, so I’ll be back to review that. I’m going to spend the next couple weeks focusing on writing for NaNoWriMo instead of reading and want to give myself time away from social media during the aftermath of the election. Whether I end up happy or disappointed with whatever the results are, I’d rather not have to deal with the two sides of the population attacking each other online. Please do your best to be kind and gracious to each other, no matter what side of the political aisle you sit on.

Books Read: 5

Adult: 5

Favorite Book I Read This Month:

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The Tourist Attraction by Sarah Morgenthaler.

ย  Books Reviewed: 4

Invisible Girl by Lisa Jewell – 2.5/5 Stars

Love Your Life by Sophie Kinsella – 3/5 Stars

Little Threats by Emily Schultz – 2/5 Stars

Little Cruelties by Liz Nugent – 2/5 Stars

Books Read in 2020 Overall: 125

Funny Fridays:

October 9

October 16

October 23

Other Posts:

Reviewing the Unreviewed: September 2020

September 2020 Recap

Streaming Saturday: Teen Wolf

WWW Wednesday: October 7, 2020

WWW Wednesday: October 14, 2020

WWW Wednesday: October 21, 2020

Streaming Saturday: I Still Believe

Reviewing the Unreviewed: October 2020

20 thoughts on “October 2020 Recap and Some November News

  1. HAPPY BIRTHDAY! I forgot our birthdays were days apart. Mine was on the 29th and I bet I am older than you. ๐Ÿ˜‰
    I’m so sad you’re taking a break because I’m going to miss you, but at least it’s just for a couple of weeks.

    • Thank you! Happy belated birthday to you, as well! I haven’t read in a couple days and I am feeling zero guilt about it since I decided I’m on “hiatus”. That said, I do hope I get back in the mood to read soon!

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