Time for my first wrap-up of 2017. I'd liked to say this month had flown by but after the 20th I feel like it went super slow and just turned into a mess. Let's escape from the madness for a little while and talk about books!
I'm going to start adding in my reading stats, if your like them please let me know and if not then I will just keep them on instagram.
January Reading Stats:
I read 15 books this month with an average rating of 3.56 stars.
5 star: 3
4 star: 3
3 star: 8
2 star: 1
1 star: 0
11 were by female authors and
4 were by male authors.
I read 5 on kindle
listened to 4 audiobooks
read 2 paperbacks
and 4 hardcovers
I listened to audiobooks for a total of 39 hr and 16 minutes this month.
my longest book was 400 pages and
my shortest was 212 pages.
2 were adult
1 was what I'm considering to be new adult
and 12 were young adult.
Black, White, Other by Joan Steinau Lester★ ★ ★
This is a book dealing with the feeling of not fitting in any place. Read my review here
Phantoms In The Snow by Kathleen Benner Duble★ ★ ★ ★.5
Teenage boy who ends up joining the military and fights in WWII with the help of his uncle. Read my review here
Freeks by Amanda Hocking ★ ★ ★.5
Circus, set in the 80s with multiple paranormal abilities. Read my review here
Firsts by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn ★ ★ ★
Teenage girl who feels like she's doing the world a favor. Read my review here
Blackhearts by Nicole Casteroman★ ★ ★
What one couple will do to find love. Read my review here
All The Broken Pieces by Ann Burg★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Adopted young man who feels torn between his old life and his new. Read my review here
Ice Like Fire (Snow Likes Ashes #2) by Sara Raasch★ ★ ★ ★
What will meira do now to save her people? Read my review here
A Girl Named Mister by Nikki Grimes★ ★ ★
Teenager who feels alone after having to deal with something that she shouldn't have to on her own. Read my review here
The Little Mermaid by Hans Christopher Anderson★ ★
Not like the Disney Princes. Read my review here
These Vicious Masks by Tarun Shanker★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Victorian era england and super powers. Need I say more. Read my review here
Land Of Hidden Fires by Kirk Kjeldsen★ ★ ★ .5
Teenage girl who helps an american pilot to safety. Read my review here
Frost Like Night (Snow Likes Ashes #3) by Sara Raasch★ ★ ★ .5
The ending to a entertaining trilogy. Read my review here
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Heartbreaking true story of a WWII POW. Read my review here
Loving VS Virginia by Patricia Hruby Powell★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Interesting and captivating read on a important law. Read my review here
How did you do on reading this month?
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