Why hello there! Fall is in the air (at least it is where I live) and it’s that time again when I share everything I read in the last month. Without further ado, I present my September 2017 reading recap!
(titles link to goodreads)
- Ruby Redfort: Blink and You Die // Lauren Child // ★★★★★ // Middle grade // Fantastic! I’m so sad the series is over though ;(
- Legend // Marie Lu // ★★★☆☆ // Young adult, dystopian // Meh. Read my review here.
- Solo // Kwame Alexander // ★★★★☆ // Young adult, contemporary // This book is super cool and unique
- Anne of Green Gables: A Graphic Novel // Mariah Marsden // ★★★★☆ // Middle grade, graphic novel // Ahh I loved this one! A beautiful reimagining of the classic. Read my review here.
- Wallace the Brave // Will Henry // ★★★★☆ // Middle grade, comic // Aw this comic is so cute. Read my review here.
- Brave // Svetlana Chmakova // ★★★★.5 // Middle grade, graphic novel // This book is so adorable!!
My bookish blog posts from September:
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I’ve been getting a decent amount of homework, so I probably won’t read many more books than I did in September, but I’ll still try to read as much as possible. Here are the books I want to read:
(I rarely actually follow my tbr list, but it’s a good starting point.)
- Rogue One by Alexander Freed (my current read)
- Skavenger’s Hunt by Mike Rich (ARC)
- Quiet Girl in a Noisy World by Debbie Tung (ARC)
- It’s Not Like It’s a Secret by Misa Sugiura
- Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
- Feathers by Jacqueline Woodson
- Black Dove, White Raven by Elizabeth Wein
- Openly Straight by Bill Konigsburg
- Radio Silence by Alice Oseman
As you may have noticed, I have a new section! Here I’ll be highlighting some October releases I’m excited about.
- Ahimsa by Supriya Kelkar // October 1st // Sounds like a really great diverse read
- From a Certain Point of View by Ben Acker // October 3rd // This is a short story anthology about Star Wars characters! Gimme!
- Pashmina by Nidhi Chanani // October 3rd // Graphic novel about an Indian-American girl who finds a magical pashmina
- That Inevitable Victorian Thing by E.K. Johnston // October 3rd // Alternate history about the British Empire
- Forest of a Thousand Lanterns by Julie C. Dao // October 10th // Fantasy inspired by East Asian mythology
- Dear Martin by Nic Stone // October 17th // One of my most anticipated reads this year!
- I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez // #Ownvoices novel about the aftermath of the main character’s sister’s death
- Calling My Name by Liara Tamani // October 24th // Coming-of-age story with an African-American female protagonist
I hope you enjoyed reading this recap! Let me know in the comments: what did you read this month? Have you read any of the books on my tbr? What releases ae you super excited for?