Month In Review: January 2015

monthinreviewToday is the first day of my new monthly post series I will be doing to recap everything I read during the past month.

# Books Read in January: 10
# Pages Read in January: 3,596
# Books Read YTD: 10
# Pages Read YTD: 3,596

Challenge Updates:
Goodreads: 10/75
2015 TBR Pile Challenge: 3/12
2015 NetGalley & Edelweiss Challenge: 5/10

Books Read:
A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
After Midnight by Diane Shute
The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
It Starts With Food by Dallas and Melissa Hartwig
Seeker by Arwen Elys Dayton
Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer
Vanessa and Her Sister by Priya Parmar
California by Edan Lepucki
At the Water’s Edge by Sara Gruen
The Forgotten Girls by Sara Blaedel

Best Book Read:


Worst Book Read:


How was your month of reading?

5 thoughts on “Month In Review: January 2015

  1. Wow, 10 books in one month! That is impressive! I managed…zero books! But I finished off two today on the first day of February so it kind of makes up for it (I’m still aiming for 52 books this year so I am a little behind still).
    Out of curiosity, is At The Water’s Edge by Sara Gruen a new book? I haven’t heard of that one before. I really liked Water For Elephants, and I liked the concept of Ape House although I never managed to read it (I moved overseas and the book is among hundreds of others locked away on the other side of the world…sigh).
    I really need to make myself read more, so many people are off to such a good start on their reading goals! 🙂

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    • At the Water’s Edge is a new book that will be released March 31st. I got an advanced copy through NetGalley. My goal for this year is 75 books so I am a bit ahead of schedule. Sometimes I get into a reading slump so I like to be ahead in case one of those sneaks up on me. 🙂


      • Ahhh, that makes sense now about the book! Mind you I’ve never been as good at staying up to date with book releases as I have been with music and movie releases for some odd reason.
        Also, that is a very clever idea, pre-empting the reading slump. I’m coming out of a year long slump haha, so it’s more a matter of intervention than prevention in my case I think! 😛


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