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April 2017 TBR


Confession time: I didn’t do so well with my March TBR, BUT I have excuses good reasons.  I blame this on the fact that many of the library books I requested for my upcoming book festivals started coming in…  My hands were tied.   Not to mention that one of the SOKY book festival authors, Cinda Chima, canceled and will no longer be attending the festival, so I had to jump ship on the book I planned on reading (The Demon King) to make time for other reads… Nothing personal Cinda Chima, but if you can no longer come to the festival, your book gets put on hold.  These are all legit excuses right?  (The correct response is “right!”)

Anyways!  Since most of my April TBR will be books for my upcoming festivals, I think it’s a pretty safe bet that the majority of these books WILL get read.

Let’s see what’s on the agenda for April shall we?

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March 2017 TBR


After slaying my January TBR, I knew it wasn’t likely that I was going to keep up the momentum in February.  I didn’t get to every book on my February TBR, but out of the 6 books on the list, I finished 4, got half way through 1, and didn’t even open the last.  Eh close enough.  I ended up reading 8 books in February, so I did go a little rogue from my original TBR…

Let’s see what’s on the agenda for March shall we?

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February 2017 TBR


Hello bookworms!

I don’t know about anyone else, but I love making my monthly TBRs.  I am a very schedule oriented person, so figuring out which books I will read at the beginning of each month really helps me keep on track with my reading goals.  It also takes out all the uncertainty of what I will read next.  For me, there is nothing worse then standing in front of my bookshelves and trying to figure out what to pick up.  I *typically* read around 8 books a month, so I generally keep my TBR lists around 5-6 books so I can have some wiggle room to squeeze in some mood reading.  It works for me.

This month I am excited to start adding books to my TBR for a book festival that I am attending in April.  More details down below…

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January 2017 TBR


Goodbye December, and hello January!

I’m going to keep this month’s TBR fairly short both in number of books and the size of the books I am planning to read.  For the first half of 2017, I am focusing on NetGalley books that were sent to me in 2016 for review that I didn’t get around to reading and reviewing as I should have.  I know, I am horrible.  I am ready to climb out of my NetGalley hole this year and get my act together.  Having a smaller TBR will also help to give me time to play a little catch up on my book reviews.  I have some awesome books to review and cannot wait to share my thoughts with you all!

Let’s see what I will be reading this month, shall we?

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December 2016 TBR


It’s crunch time people.  It’s December, and that means you only have one month left to read as many books as possible and finish out 2016 strong!  Are you going to hit your Goodreads challenge?  In January, I set my Goodreads challenge to read 60 books in 2016.  I am happy to report that as of today, I’ve read a total of 75 books this year!

After I finish up a few books left over from my NetGalley November TBR, I will be reading a few books that I’ve been meaning to get around to for a long time.  Without further adieu, I give you my December TBR…

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