Monthly Round Up: May 2012

May was a busy yet productive month. I’m not even going to touch the drama that has happened lately in the blogging world. Oye. Let’s take a look back at what has happened here.

Book Reviews

“Boy: Tales of Childhood” by Roald Dahl*
“The Tale of Peter Rabbit” by Beatrix Potter
“Mindblind” by Jennifer Roy*
“The Weepers: The Other Life” by Susanne Winnacker
“The Monstrumologist” by Rick Yancey*
“Fantastic Mr. Fox” by Roald Dahl
“Quest One: The Golden Scarab” by S.W. Lothian
“Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” by Roald Dahl*
“Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator” by Roald Dahl
“White Cat” by Holly Black*
“The Mysterious Howling” by Maryrose Wood*

*= I’d recommend picking it up!

Other Possibly Interesting Articles

BHA: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory discussion post.
I took part in my first official Cover Reveal for The Assassin’s Curse.
Cover Love: The Princess Bride
Style Saturday: Reading Beyond the Book, Gateway books Part 1 and 2
Hidden in the Shelves: 5, 6, 7, 8
I announced June’s BHA pick and put up July’s options.
YA Indie Article- “Can We Be Friends?”
Listed: Manors and Castles and Mansions, Oh My!
The Mark of Athena First Chapter And Cover

As you can see I was a busy little bee. I really got into the rhythm of reading and scheduling posts.  June is pretty much all planned out except for the few posts that can’t be written ahead of time. I’m super ahead in my Goodreads 2012 reading challenge. I’ve read 60 books toward my 80 book goal. At the rate I’m going, I’ll reach the goal in a month or two. I’ll probably update it to 100 books. I did that pretty easily last year so I shouldn’t have a problem doing it again this year.

What’s in store for June? Not a whole lot. I’m finally going to read Ender’s Game for BHA. That should be fun. My 1 year blogoversary is in June. That’s pretty exciting. I had no idea this blog would last this long and that I would have real people reading it. My birthday will be later in the month so hopefully I can get some new books or bookstore gift cards. 😀

How was May for you? Any plans for June?

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