Reading in August 2017

Hi everyone! I know I’ve been slacking on my blog here, and I’d like to change that! So I’m back! Expect more frequent updates, especially recently as I catch up on my reviews.

In August 2017, I read

  • 21 books
  • 19 single issue comics
  • 9 Novels
  • 3 Childhood Favorite Rereads
  • Bailed on 1 book
  • Lost Interest in 2

Books I finished:

“Claudia and the Phantom Phone Calls” by Ann M. Martin (review here)

“Dead Letters” by Caite Dolan-Leach (review here)

“The Vegetarian” by Kang Han

“Ten Thousand Skies Above You” by Claudia Gray

“Giant Days, Vol 1” by John Allison (review here)

“Labyrinth Lost” by Zoraida Cordova (review here)

“The Truth About Stacey” by Ann M. Martin (review here)

“The Avengers, Volume 1” by Brian Michael Bendis

“Mockingbird, Vol 1” by Chelsea Cain (review here)

“For Real” by Alison Cherry (review here)

“East of West, Vol 1” by Jonathan Hickman

“Tease” by Amanda Maciel

“Act Like It” by Lucy Parker (review here)

“Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man, Volume 1: Revival” by Brian Michael Bendis

“Green Arrow, Vol 1” by Benjamin Percy (review here)

“Out of Darkness” by Ashley Hope Perez (review here)

“Black” by Ted Dekker

“Mary Anne Saves the Day” by Ann M. Martin (review here)

“Alex + Ada Vol 2” by Jonathan Luna

“The Fade Out: Act One” by Ed Brubaker

“Spiderman: Blue” by Jeph Loeb (review here)

Single Issue Comics I finished:

The Amazing Spider-Man #533-534 by J. Michael Straczynski

New Avengers #21-23 by Brian Michael Bendis

Fantastic Four #538-539 by J. Michael Straczynski

Wolverine #43-45 by Marc Guggenheim

X-Factor #8-9 by Peter David

Civil War #3 by Mark Millar

X-Men #1-2 by David Hine

Cable & Deadpool #30-31 by Fabian Nicieza

Black Panther #18 by Reginald Hudlin

Young Avengers & Runaways #1-2 by Zeb Wells

Civil War: Front Line #4-5 by Paul Jenkins

Ms. Marvel #6 by Brian Reed

Books Read for a Book Club: “The Vegetarian” for the Reading Glasses Postal Book Club

Books Acquired this Month: I didn’t keep track. Oops.

Audiobooks Listened to this Month: 1 “Ten Thousand Skies Above You”

Books I Bailed on:

  • “Spider Gwen, Vol 1” by Jason Latour

Books I lost interest in:

  • “The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau Banks” by E. Lockhart
  • “Royal Date” by Sariah Wilson

Best book of the month: “Out of Darkness” by Ashley Hope Perez

Worst book of the month: Spider Gwen, Vol 1 by Jason Latour

What’s On Tap for September:

  • “The Refrigerator Monologues” by Catherynn Valente
  • “The Ragamuffin Gospel” by Brennan Manning
  • “One of Us is Lying” by Karen M. McManus
  • “Depression and Other Magic Tricks” by Sabrina Beniam
  • “New American Best Friend” by Olivia Gatwood
  • “Saint Death” by Marcus Sedgewick
  • “Of Mess & Moxie” by Jen Hatmaker
  • “Vampires in the Lemon Grove” by Karen Russell
  • 4 more Babysitters Club Books
  • “God Loves Ugly” by Christa Black
  • “Sammy Keyes and the Skeleton Man” by Wendelin van Draanen
  • “Little and Lion” by Brandy Colbert
  • “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • “Shadow and Bone” by Leigh Bardugo
  • “Pushkin’s Children” by Tatyana Tolstaya
  • “The Red Tent” by Anita Diamant
  • And more!

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