Monthly NetGalley Updates, Reading Updates

NetGalley Update – January 2022

It's time for my mid-month update on my NetGalley ARCs. Stats Approved ARCs:34Feedback Sent: 27Feedback Ratio: 79% I'm so close to my goal of 80%! One more book and I'll be there. Books Read Since Last Update I have read 2 ARCs since my last update. When You Get the Chance by Emma Lord (was… Continue reading NetGalley Update – January 2022

ARC Reviews, Book Reviews

ARC Review – The Beholden

The Beholden by Cassandra Rose Clarke is the first book in a new fantasy series that is scheduled to be published on January 18, 2022. The cover of this book is beautiful and I was excited to dive into a new fantasy world but it didn't work out. Description Orphaned as young women, Celestia and… Continue reading ARC Review – The Beholden

Monthly Reading Wrap Ups, Reading Updates

Reading Wrap Up – December 2021

I wrapped up 2021 with a fairly strong December. I participated in the Reindeer Readathon and while I didn't finish it this go around, I still read 7 books which since I wasn't home for almost 3 weeks with the holidays, I think is pretty good. Reading Stats Books Read: 7Pages Read: 2,198Average Rating: 3.574… Continue reading Reading Wrap Up – December 2021

ARC Reviews, Book Reviews

ARC Review – When You Get the Chance

When You Get the Chance is a YA contemporary novel by Emma Lord (author of Tweet Cute and You Have a Match) that will be published tomorrow, January 4, 2022. This is the story of Millie Price who goes in search of her mother who left her on her father's doorstep when she was an… Continue reading ARC Review – When You Get the Chance

Monthly NetGalley Updates, Reading Updates

NetGalley Update – December 2021

A couple days late but here is my mid-month update on my NetGalley ARCs. Stats Approved ARCs:33Feedback Sent: 25Feedback Ratio: 76% I'm closing in on the 80% mark. I won't make it by the end of the year as planned since I don't plan to read any more ARCs but definitely in early 2022. Books… Continue reading NetGalley Update – December 2021

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ARC Review – The Last She

The Last She by HJ Nelson is a post-apocalyptic dystopian novel set to be published December 7th. The cover and blurb had me really excited about this one and a lot of people are rating it highly on Goodreads but it fell a little flat for me. Goodreads Description As the only female to survive… Continue reading ARC Review – The Last She

Monthly Reading Wrap Ups, Reading Updates

Reading Wrap Up – November 2021

Despite travel and holidays, November was much closer to my normal reading pace at 7 books. At the end of October/start of November, I had a string of 4-star reads that got me back to being excited about reading. I then had a a couple 2 stars in a row but ended pretty strong. Definitely… Continue reading Reading Wrap Up – November 2021

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ARC Review – Old Music for New People

Old Music for New People by David Biddle is a YA contemporary coming-of-age story that will be published December 9th. This is Biddle's debut novel. Goodreads Description It's the summer of 2013 and 15-year-old Ivy Scattergood has traveled with her family to their vacation home in Maine. The Scattergoods are a blended, mixed-race family with… Continue reading ARC Review – Old Music for New People

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ARC Review – The Bone Shard Emperor

The Bone Shard Emperor by Andrea Stewart is the second book is an adult fantasy trilogy, set to be published November 23rd. I enjoyed the first book in the series although the pace was too slow for my liking. I was excited to jump into this one now that the world was built and the… Continue reading ARC Review – The Bone Shard Emperor

Monthly NetGalley Updates, Reading Updates

NetGalley Update – November 2021

It's time for my mid-month update on my NetGalley ARCs. Stats Approved ARCs:32Feedback Sent: 22Feedback Ratio: 69% My ratio is up 10% from last month and closing in on the coveted 80%, I'm really hoping to get there by the end of the year. Books Read Since Last Update I haven't been on the greatest… Continue reading NetGalley Update – November 2021