My Year in Review #1/3 | Books

Before the year ends, I’ll be briefly reviewing my wonderful, event filled 12 months here on my blog. Today looks at my (awfully disappointing) year in books.

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At the beginning of the year, I set myself a goal of 50 books in the Goodreads 2015 Reading Challenge. I failed epically. I’m not one to normally make excuses but my new job was hugely time consuming in the latter half of the year – until then, I was speeding through my ever-growing “to read” list! When I got home from a tiring day at work, still unfamiliar with the ungodly working hours that adults have to go through, the last thing I wanted to do was concentrate.

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Now I’m more comfortable with the work routine, all I can think about is books! In the last few months, I’ve seen hundreds of brilliant story lines come and go, yet I didn’t find the time to read any of them. But, I’ve got a feeling that 2016 is the year of books.

Before then, let’s review my bookish year so far!

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Currently Reading:
The Girl With All The Gifts by M. R. Carey

Number of Books Read:
27 (so far). Super disappointed, but I won’t let this happen in 2016!

Number of Rereads:
3. I reread the Hunger Games trilogy!

Most Read Genre:
Young adult fiction. I just can’t get enough of it.

Memorable Reads:
The whole Harry Potter series:
It was beautiful, I’m so glad I finally got around to reading it! But, it made the first Harry Potter movie appear painfully awkward and horrible acted… oops.
The Delirium trilogy:
Super enjoyable, easy reads. A very clever dystopian story of a world who view love as a disease. I’d read these again.
You’re Never Weird on the Internet by Felicia Day:
I absolutely love this book. Felicia is just a beautiful person, and she deserves nothing but happiness.

Book Reviews:
Apocalypticon by Clayton Smith
The Curious Incident of the Dog in The Night-Time by Mark Haddon
Chasing Charli by Aneta Quinn
You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost) by Felicia Day

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-Morgan

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