July Wrap Up (2016)

Ahhh, holidays, holidays. This month I spent looking forward to and then greatly enjoying my summer holiday, away with my husband and friends to the Lake District for lots of walks, games, laughter, delicious food and bookshop visits.

Books I Read This Month

The Pursuit of Love by Nancy Mitford (June Classic)
127 of 204 pages
9/10
Review here

Hotel du Lac by Anita Brookner
184 pages
9/10
Review 10th August

An Artist of the Floating World by Kazuo Ishiguro
224 pages
7.5/10
Review 6th August

Playing to the Gallery by Grayson Perry
90 of 135 pages
8/10
No Review

A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J Maas
416 pages
6.5/10
Review 13th August

A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J Maas
624 pages
8/10
Review 13th August

Only Ever Yours by Louise O’Neill
400 pages
9/10
Review 27th August

 

2016 Reading Progress: 46/ 50 books

Books I Started This Month

Touch by Natalia Jaster
24 of 284 pages

The Tidal Zone by Sarah Moss
70 of 329 pages

Total pages read in July: 2,159
Total pages read in 2016: 15,450

Books I Bought This Month

Vinegar Girl by Anne Tyler
Hotel du Lac by Anita Brookner
Far From the World We Know by Harper Bliss (Kindle)
Sleep Donation by Karen Russell (Kindle)
Reaching for the Stars by Lola Jaye (Kindle)
A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J Maas
A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J Maas
Love in a Cold Climate by Nancy Mitford
Pride and Prejudice – Vintage classics edition – by Jane Austen
Sense and Sensibility – Vintage classics edition – by Jane Austen
1Q84: The Complete Trilogy by Haruki Murakami
Life Mask by Jackie Kay
The Tidal Zone by Sarah Moss
Swann’s Way by Marcel Proust (Vintage Red Spine Classics Edition)
and of course…
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two by JK Rowling, John Tiffany and Jack Thorne

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