Tuesday, 1 December 2015

End of the Month Round Up (November)

Costs of the Month

This year I've been keeping a bigger track of what I am spending, and what I should have been spending, on books. It's mostly for curiosity but I have been quite shocked so far by what I've actually managed to save!

The Total Cost of Books I've Read in November: £43.24
The Total Spent on Books I've Read in November: £1.98

The Total Cost of Books I've Read This Year: £876.78
The Total Spent on Books I've Read This Year: £96.90

Challenge Updates: 
Because reading is better than real life

Resolution #1 Listen to 4 Audiobooks This Year
January: 0
February: 0
March: 1
April: 1
May: 3
June: 1
July: 0
August: 1
September: 0
October: 0
November: 0
Resolution #2 Read 1 'Classic' This Month
Resolution Failed
Resolution #3 Read 6 Netgalley Books This Month
January: 14
February: 7
March: 6
April: 10
May: 10
June: 8
July: 9
August: 8
September: 7
October: 8
November: 12
Resolution #4 Read 2 Bought Books This Month
January: 5
February: 6
March: 6
April: 9
May: 11
June: 3
July: 7
August: 9
September: 5
October: 5
November: 5
Resolution #5 Finish One of My Writing Projects
I was published in a Halloween Anthology which you can check it out here

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I did super good this month! I didn't have to rush to finish any of my reads!
  1. Book of Shadows by Willow A Renner (DNF) 
  2. Touch My Heart by Paloma Beck 
  3. Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers 
  4. Bring Me Home by Cassia Leo
Goal: 48 Books (4 Books a Month) 
Read: 44 Books
Status: On Track

Falling For YA

Added this month: 
  1. Boss Girl by Nic Tatano 
  2. House of Royals by Keary Taylor
  3. Cipher by Aileen Erin
  4. Everealm by J D Wright
  5. True Calling by Siobhan Davis
  6. Kiss Kill Love Him Still by Jamie Blair & Dawn Rae Miller
  7. Touch My Heart by Paloma Beck
  8. Grave Mercy by Robyn LaFevers
  9. Bring Me Home by Cassia Leo
  10. The Winner's Crime by Marie Rutkoski 
  11. Cyberella by Cari Silverwood
Goal: 75 Books
Read: 99 Books
Status: Complete



  1. A Very Alpha Christmas (Anthology) (#3 Warlocks McGregor) = 1 point
  2. Touch My Heart by Paloma Beck (#2 Heart & Soul) = 2 points
  3. Bring Me Home by Cassia Leo (#4 Shattered Hearts) = 2 points
  4. The Winner's Crime by Marie Rutkoski (#2 The Winner's Trilogy) = 2 points
  5. A Druid of Her Own by Mandy M Roth (#4 Druid) = 1 point
  6. Heath by Melissa Foster (#2 Wild Boys After Dark) = 2 points
  7. Lovestruck by Siobhan Davis (#1.5 True Calling) = 1 point
Goal: 101+ Points
Read: 268 Points
Status: Complete 


Added this month: 
  1. House of Royals by Keary Taylor (21/06/2015) 
  2. A Very Alpha Christmas (Anthology) (17/11/15) 
  3. Kiss Kill Love Him Still by Jamie Blair & Dawn Rae Miller (10/11/2015)
  4. Eighteen (18) by JA Huss (17/11/2015) 
  5. The Winner's Crime by Marie Rutkoski (03/03/2015) 
  6. A Druid of Her Own by Mandy M Roth (30/11/15) 
  7. Heath by Melissa Foster (17/11/2015) 
  8. Zia the Teenage Zombie and the Undead Diaries by Angela Scott (20/09/2015) 
  9. Cyberella by Cari Silverwood (09/11/2015) 
Goal: 31-45 Books 
Read: 73 Books
Status: Complete


This Month's Links:
Book Club (November Book & December Voting)
End of the Month Round Up (October) 
My TBR List Vote (November)
Book Club (November Link-Up) 
Challenge Sign-Ups

This Month's Reads

Anthology
Amidst the Shadows 
A Very Alpha Christmas 

Bakrania, Milan
Human DNF

Beck, Paloma
Touch My Heart (Heart & Soul #2) 

Blair, Jamie
Kiss Kill Love Him Still 

Davis, Siobhan
Lovestruck (True Calling #1.5) 
True Calling (True Calling #1) 

Erin, Aileen
Cipher (Shadow Ravens #1) 

Foster, Melissa
Heath (Wild Boys After Dark #2) 
Seized by Love (The Remingtons #1)

Huss, JA
Eighteen (18) 

Kelly, Scott
The Blue

LaFevers, Robin
Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin #1) 

Leo, Cassia
Bring Me Home (Shattered Hearts #4) 

Middleton, Kristen
Jezebel (Daughter of Darkness #1) 

Miller, Dawn Rae
Kiss Kill Love Him Still 

Pillow, Michelle M
Falcon's Mate

Pinard, CJ
Lotus (Daughter of Darkness #1) 

Renner, Willow A
Book of Shadows (The Lux Seekers #2) DNF

Roth, Mandy M
A Druid of Her Own (Druid #4)
King, King, Goose?

Rutkoski, Marie
The Winner's Crime (The Winner's Trilogy #2) 

Scott, Angela
Zia the Teenage Zombie and the Undead Diaries

Silverwood, Cari
Cyberella (Preyfinders) 

Tatano, Nic
Boss Girl

Taylor, Keary
House of Royals (House of Royals #1) 

Wright, JD
Everealm (Everealm #1) 

New Challenges! 
Sign ups have started for new challenges now! And I'm just starting to get excited about this!
Because Reading is better than real life

Hosted by Michelle @ Because Reading & Berls @ Fantasy is More Fun

Goal: 77 Books



Goals: 45+ Books - New Release Enthusiast