April Wrap-Up


Top Ten Tuesday(2)

April overall was an average month, I did hit a bit of a reading slump in there but pushed myself out of it! I would have liked to have read and posted more but I just didn’t get around to it, dang slumps!

Hopefully all of you had a great reading month and here’s to a great May!

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Books Read This Month: 11

Saga, Vol. 8 by Brian K. VaughanDevils Unto Dust by Emma BerquistThe Atrocities by Jeremy C. ShippLittle Monsters by Kara ThomasFrom the Earth to the Shadows by Amanda HockingBeyond a Darkened Shore by Jessica LeakeSky in the Deep by Adrienne  YoungI Hate Fairyland, Vol. 1 by Skottie YoungDescender, Vol. 2 by Jeff LemireDescender, Vol. 3 by Jeff LemireDescender, Vol. 4 by Jeff Lemire

Overall my favorite reads from April would have to be “Devils Unto Dust” and “Little Monsters” and all of the graphic novels! I ended up DNFing “Beyond a Darkened Shore”, it was just not grabbing my attention whatsoever. I may end up picking it back up but not right now. I also did not enjoy “Sky in the Deep” which was saddening, especially since everyone else on the planet seems to love it!

Reviews Posted This Month:

The Ravenous by Amy Lukavics

Devils Unto Dust by Emma Berquist

The Atrocities by Jeremy C. Shipp

From The Earth To The Shadows by Amanda Hocking

Little Monsters by Kara Thomas

Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young

Tags & Memes Done This Month:

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Loved But Wouldn’t Re-Read

The Spring Cleaning Book Tag

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Love That Have Under 2,000 Goodreads Ratings

The Currently Reading Tag

Top Ten Tuesday: Frequently Used Title Words in YA Books

Other Posts Done This Month:

March Wrap-Up

April New Releases

March Book Haul

April TBR

Down The TBR Hole #23

Down The TBR Hole #24

Most Popular Books On My TBR

Down The TBR Hole #25

Favorite Bookstagram Posts for April


Currently Reading:

Fatal ThroneRoyals

So far I’m not too sure about “Fatal Throne” I’m about 30% into it and it’s okay but I just don’t think I’m into the Tudors enough for this to be all that exciting. “Royals” is pretty cute and fluffy and I think I’ll enjoy it for what it is: royal, romance-y entertainment not to be taken too seriously.

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How was your reading and blogging month this April?

What were your best or worst reads?

What are you currently reading?

What books are you excited for this coming month, May?

Let me know in the comments!

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7 thoughts on “April Wrap-Up

  1. Norrie May 2, 2018 / 2:48 pm

    uhh.. i ended up dnf two books in April
    must be a new record

    devils unto dust sounds cool! added to my list as well 😁

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  2. MetalPhantasmReads May 3, 2018 / 9:32 am

    I started Devils Unto Dust and really like it so far. I can’t wait to see your Sky in the Deep review 🙂

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  3. dawnabron May 4, 2018 / 7:49 pm

    Sadly, Devils Unto Dust was among my worst for April and I see that you really liked it. April wasn’t a great month for YA fiction for me. I’m trying to get into more adult fantasy and I started The Assassin’s Apprentice which I really liked and I’m reading Saga and enjoying that. I’m currently reading Life Like by Jay Kristoff and I’m liking it so far.

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    • Heather @ The Sassy Book Geek May 22, 2018 / 1:48 pm

      Glad to hear you enjoyed The Assassin’s Apprentice, that one is on my TBR! Also I can’t recommend Saga enough it’s a fantastic series, glad you’re enjoying it as well! 🙂

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  4. Annemieke May 14, 2018 / 5:07 am

    I think I saw someone else who wasn’t that into Sky into the Deep so you are not alone at least.
    I dnf-ed a novella at the start of the month. How sad is that?

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