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June Reads

June Reads

I read 35 books for the month of June! Here is the breakdown: **Some count for multiple categories** Graphic Novels/Comic Books: 12 Picture Books: 6 Middle Grade: 14 Young Adult: 7 My Top Reads I read a lot of really great books this month and I am really proud of…
April Reads

April Reads

I ended up finishing 19 books this month, and this included quite a few for my Lit Review Crew! Here are the books I finished. I would love to hear if you read any or see any that interest you. The book that changed me the most is New Kid.…
July Reads

July Reads

July 2018 This was a reading month! I went crazy during a 24 in 48 readathon (read 24 hours in a 48 hour time period) and I was trying to get caught up on my summer bookaday challenge. There were a lot of graphic novels and I got caught up…
April 2018 Reads

April 2018 Reads

April 2018 Reads I read some really amazing and powerful books this month. My favorite read was the second book in the Track series by Jason Reynolds, Patina. Man, Patina is such an amazing character. Another powerful read was Monster by Walter Dean Meyers. Talk about a book that will…
June Wrap Up and July TBR

June Wrap Up and July TBR

June Wrap Up Total books read: 18 This has been a great month for reading. I read seven middle grade novels as well as several books with my four year old and several books for myself! I am so excited-this is what summer is all about! Here is a list…
#bookaday Week 1

#bookaday Week 1

#bookaday I have posted about Donalyn Miller’s #bookaday summer reading challenge here and here. I am very excited to participate for the first time this year. My goal is 73 books (May 19-July 31) and I know what you are thinking. 73 books is impossible. (That’s what I thought anyway!)…
It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?-December 26, 2016 Hosted by Kathryn at The Book Date. Books Completed Last Week Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson (Review) Smile by Raina Telgmeier (Review) Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by JK Rowling Books Needing Reviews Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix…
2016 Wrap-Up

2016 Wrap-Up

Looking back It has been a great year for me for reading. I used to be an avid reader and then I found less and less time (and motivation) when I became a mother and a teacher-in the same year! Now, three years later, I am finally back to my…
November Wrap Up and December TBR

November Wrap Up and December TBR

November Wrap Up What a busy, busy month. Here is what I read: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by JK Rowling Wow-that’s a little bit of a disappointment! I’ll do better next month, I promise! December TBR Alright, it’s a longer month and I have a 2 week…
August Wrap Up and September TBR

August Wrap Up and September TBR

August Wrap Up Well, August was a very hectic month and reading was not a priority. I am back to school and reading time has been shortened. My goal for September is to make more time, possibly during lunch and at home after my daughter is in bed. How do…