Saturday, June 2, 2012

May Monthly Wrap-Up

May is a great month!  Why you may ask?  The school semester is over.  I still have to do research, but no more teaching.  It is a wonderful feeling to get a break after a tough semester.  Hopefully it also means that instead of grading at night I get to read!  What else happened in May?

Books I reviewed:

Lover Enshrined by J.R. Ward--3 stars
Eve by Anna Carey--2 stars
Where it Began by Ann Redisch Stample--3 stars 
Father Mine: Zsadist and Bella's Story by J.R. Ward--3 stars 
The Boy on Cinnamon Street by Phoebe Stone--3.5 stars 
All These Things I've Done by Gabrielle Zevin--4 stars 
Pretty Crooked by Elisa Ludwig--2.5 stars
Bluegrass State of Mind by Kathleen Brook--4 stars 
Spell Bound by Rachel Hawkins--3.5 stars
Bitten by Kelley Armstrong--3.5 stars 
The Dead and the Gone by Susan Beth Pfeffer-- 4 stars

Progress on Challenges:
  1. Debut Author Challenge - 12/12
  2. Audiobook Challenge - 15/25
  3. YA Contemporary Challenge - 7/15
  4. TBR Pile Challenge - 10/20
  5. Why Buy the Cow Challenge - 4/12 

Top Ten Lists:
  1. Top Ten Books I'd like to see Made into a Movie
  2. Top Ten Favorite Quotes from Books 
  3. Top Seven Ten Authors I'd like to see on a Reality Show
  4. Top Ten Blogs/Sites you Read that ARN'T about Books
  5. Top Ten Books Written in the Past Ten Years that I Hope People are Still Reading in 30 Years

Friday Night Date Night:

X-Men: First Class
The Other Woman
The Fighter


  1. Congrats on the semester being over. Hopefully you can get great research done and having a relaxing summer.

  2. The cover for Bluegrass State of Mind is pretty hot! Gonna have to check it out. LOL


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