The year is half over, which is to say, it's a fun time to take stock and see how much I've been reading. It's been a good year of reading for me although I haven't been sharing my books here very frequently. I last updated this blog with what I've been reading in March, at which point I had read fourteen books. Now that three more months have zoomed by, I figured it was about time to share again.
This time, however, I'm doing something a little different, just for fun. I'm listing the books I've read in the last few months, and then I'm recording a fun little audioblog for you to listen to where I give some little blurbs about what I thought of these books.
(long live beach reading!)
Of note: I hated one (perhaps surprisingly?) and quit it at 51%, which, while I support quitting books that don't resonate, it's not something I do often. Listen below to find out which one it was.
Here are the books; scroll down for the audio!
Wildflower by Drew Barrymore (on audio, read by Drew)
Three Wishes by Liane Moriarty
The Bronte Plot by Katherine Reay (currently $1.99 for kindle!)
Dad is Fat by Jim Gaffigan
Girl Online by Zoe Sugg
Edenbrooke by Julianne Donaldson
Girl Online on Tour by Zoe Sugg
Masterpiece by Elise Broach (read aloud to my kids)
Eligible: A Modern Retelling of Pride and Prejudice by Curtis Sittenfeld
The Unexpected Everything by Morgan Matson
Blackmoore by Julianne Donaldson
Oops! I forgot to mention one book: Falling for You by Jill Mansell (pretty cute, nothing too exciting about it, but an enjoyable British chick lit book).
Click below to listen to me share all about these books! You should be able to listen right in your browser. (And don't mind the timer going off about halfway through, I was baking bread while recording. Also, sorry if I get a little repetitive at times. Must find synonym for cute.) ;)
I'd love to know what you though about these books and my little audioblog experiment, and of course, let me know if you have any book recs of your own!
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