My Life in May – Monthly Wrap Up

This month has been made of ups and downs. On the down side, I has all my finals. On the up side, school is now over for the summer! But, that awkward in between was a terrible, terrible time! I hate finals! I hate 10-page essays! And I also secretly love it all because as I have previously mentions, I am low key a masochist who enjoys these things.

Anyway, I don’t have to worry about school for some time (just kidding a I’m taking a summer class) and can focus more on reading, so yay!

Books I read

The Tempest – William Shakespeare – ★★

The Broken Ones – Danielle L. Jensen – ★★★☆(3.5)

The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood – ★★☆☆

Captive Prince – C.S. Pacat – ★★☆☆

Prince’s Gambit – C.S. Pacat – ★★☆☆

Kings Rising – C.S. Pacat – ★★☆☆

It Had to Be You – Lizzy Charles – ★★★☆☆ (3.5)

Always and Forever, Lara Jean – Jenny Han – ★★☆☆

The Queen of All That Dies – Laura Thalassa – ★★☆☆

The Queen of Traitors – Laura Thalassa – ★★☆☆

The Queen of All That Lives – Laura Thalassa – ★☆☆☆

The Hate U Give – Angie Thomas – ★★★★★ (4.5)

Flame in the Mist – Renee Ahdieh – ★★★☆

The Hating Game – Sally Thorne – ★★★★★

Average Rating for May: 2.5/5 (Clearly there was a problem)

Total Books Read This Month: 14

Total Books Read This Year: 42

Goodreads Reading Goal: 60

Only 18 more books to go!

All in all, this was a pretty decent month for reading. Actually, it was a GREAT month! It went better than I had originally thought it would go. I might have to change my Goodreads challenge since I’m so many books ahead of schedule. My one problem is that I barely read any books I actually enjoyed! Someone, anyone, please, tell me of a good book! If I keep this up I fear I am going to get into a reading slump, and I cannot afford that right now that summer is about to begin! Help me!

Stuff I Posted

Book Recommendation #2 | It Had To Be You – Blog Tour!| Caraval Book Review

Tags and Things

The Sims Book Tag | Disney Princess Tag | The High School Book Tag | To Not To Read Tag

Things I Posted – En Español! 

El Cuento de la Criada – Reseña 

Random Things That Happened

– A winner was chosen for our giveaway! Only took us four tries at contacting people, but finally someone decided that they wanted free books, so yay!

– I took all mt final exams and didn’t fail! Not that I thought I would fail, but it’s good to know I didn’t anyway.

– Nothing much, if I’m honest. Hopefully, I get more things done in June.

What I’m Doing Next Month

– I’m going to Book Con 2017! I’m so excited!! I’ll be there both Saturday and Sunday and will try to take pictures so I can show you all!

– I’m going to read all the books! All of them! Or maybe not.  I have no idea what I’m doing with my summer.

Here are some of the books I want to read:

Paper Hearts by Ali Novak

Water’s Wrath by Elise Kova

Crystal Crowned by Elise Kova

Ready Player One by Ernest Clilne

Red Rising by Pierce Brown

Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

Candidate by Rachel E. Carter

I read according to my mood and just by reading whatever suits my fancy. So, Let’s see if these books catch my attention in June.


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Until next month!

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