Monthly Update | January 2016

JANUARY 2016

CURRENTLY READING:

  1. The Elite (The Selection #2) by Kiera Cass
  2. Silver Shadows (Bloodlines #5) by Richlle Mead
  3. The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien

JANUARY WRAP-UP:

  1. Illuminae (The Illuminae Files #1) by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
    โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…ย (4 out of 5 stars)
  2. Oblivion (Lux #1.5) by Jennifer L. Armentrout
    โ˜…โ˜…โ˜… (3 out of 5 stars)
  3. Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer
    โ˜…โ˜… (2 out of 5 stars)
  4. Magonia byย Maria Dahvana Headley
    โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…ย (4 out of 5 stars)
  5. In the Shadows byย Kierstenย White and Jim Di Bartolo
    โ˜…โ˜… (2 out of 5 stars)
  6. Angelfall (Penryn & the End of Days #1) by Susan Ee
    โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜… (5 out of 5 stars)
  7. World After (Penryn & the End of Days #2)ย by Susan Ee
    โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜… (5 out of 5 stars)
  8. End of Days (Penryn & the End of Days #3)ย by Susan Ee
    โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜… (5 out of 5 stars)
  9. The Amazing Book Is Not On Fire by Dan Howell and Phil Lester
    โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜… (5 out of 5 stars)
  10. The Selection by Kiera Cass
    โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…โ˜…ย (4 out of 5 stars)
  11. The Fiery Heart by Richelle Mead
    โ˜…โ˜… (2 out of 5 stars)

FEBRUARYย TBR:

  1. The Elite (The Selection #2) by Kiera Cass
  2. The One (The Selection #3) by Kiera Cass
  3. The Heir (The Selection #4) by Kiera Cass
  4. Silver Shadows (Bloodlines #5) by Richlle Mead
  5. The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien
  6. February TBR Jar pick *see below*

READING CHALLENGE PROGRESS:

My goal for this year is to read 100 books and I’m happy to write that so far I’m doing well! I’ve read eleven books so far according to Goodreads I’m actually 3 books ahead of schedule! Crazy right? This streak probably won’t coninute so I’m glad I had the chance to get a few books ahead. Hopefully I can reach 100 by the end of the year! *fingers crossed*

JANUARYย BOOK HAUL:

  1. Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson
  2. This Is What Happy Looks Like by Jennifer E. Smith
  3. Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge
  4. The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson

TBR JAR:

I finished upย In the Shadows byย Kierstenย White and Jim Di Bartolo this month and my next pick is…

*dramatic drumroll*

The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick! Super excited for this book! I also plan on watching the movie after I finish the book! ๐Ÿ™‚

SUPER EXCITING NEWS!ย So I’ve teamed up with 13 other amazing ladies to create a book club! I’m super excited to finally be able to share it with you guys!ย Please feel free to join usย @theliterarylions and become and honorary book lion! Roar!๐ŸฆWe will be starting February and our first book is To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han to go with Valentine’s Day!

Whether you’re reading it for the first time or if it’ll be a reread for you like it is for me (check out my review for it here!), we would love for you to join us! Also check out our Goodreads group here.

HAPPY 2016 EVERYONE! The first month is over and done with, hooray! How’s everyone’s year been going so far? Mine’s been pretty okay! I had my birthday this month and my siblings got me a Polaroid camera! It’s literally been my new best friend all month, I’ve been taking so many pictures!

One of my resolutions this year is to post more. As well as interact more with other book bloggers and bookstagram users! I sure hope I can do it and get to know everyone more! ๐Ÿ™‚

wrap upbook haul

Check out my Instagram page for more photography!
@mybookacademy

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Letโ€™s be friends!

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