Monday, August 24, 2015

Literary Ladies Check-In



Okay, so I'm a few days late on the update, but here it is:


1. A YA book (mandatory!) - Silvern by Christina Farley

2. Non US Author (mandatory!) - Three Daughters by Consuelo Saah Baehr

3. A book that was recommended by a blogger (mandatory!) - The Martian by Andy Weir recommended by Lisa

4. A book that has been on your TBR list for a year or more - The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

5. A book with a kickass female character - Moloka'i by Alan Brennert

6. A book that is or will be a movie (or TV show) - The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

7. A book written by a comedian or celebrity - Bossypants by Tina Fey

8. A book with a one word title - #Girlboss by Sophia Amouroso (reread)

9. A suspenseful book - The Atlantis Gene by AG Riddle

10. A book about Summer - The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides (reread)

I've only got three (okay, more like 1 + 2/3 + 1/4)  more books to go!  It's funny because I never really realized how much I've read in the past month until I crossed it off just now!  I've got a little more than 100 pages to go on The Goldfinch (It's almost 800 pages long!) and then will be getting into The Virgin Suicides (a pretty easy read) and lastly, #Girlboss.

What about you?  How many books have you read so far?

10 comments:

  1. i'm not part of this challenge but i've been shitting the bed with books lately. this one book i was reading was SO GOOD and then in the 2nd half, got so boring so i put it down and have had trouble getting back into it since :(

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  2. Only three mire to go!!! Whoo hoo! I want to read the Goldfinch. Cant wait to hear if you like it!

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  3. the goldfinch has been sitting on my kindle for over a year too!!

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  4. Get it girl! You're almost finished!

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  5. Look at all these books you are crossing off!!! I keep reading everything NOT on my list. Oops!!! I am so behind.

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  6. way to go girl! the goldfinch has been on my list forever, it's just so long and i have heard conflicting things haha. can't wait to hear what you think!

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  7. Great job, girl!!!! So awesome! And only 100 pages left of Goldfinch, I'm very impressed! I only read 2 of the 10 books I chose LOL!

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  8. I've only read one book this summer! I think it's because there haven't been any books that have really interested me.

    xo Denysia Yu
    THAT L.A. IT GIRL

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  9. moloka'i was so long but I loved it. i usually don't dig historical fic but i really like stories set in the pacific. what's it like reading a book about the place where you're from? (obviously not the place place, but the place within the place) oahu's not that far from molokai, right? (sorry, hawaii virgin)

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