Audiobook challenge What’s the deal: This challenge is ALL about the audiobooks. Since I went into teaching I have a much longer commute and in 2019 about 60% of my reads were audio (70ish titles). If this year goes the same I could probably stretch for the 100 club (100+) level, but since I’ve lowered… Read More 2020 challenges
I kept hearing amazing things about Becky Chambers, but for whatever reason I just hadn’t got around to picking the books up. Then finally in June 2018 I picked up the first book, A Long Way to A Small Angry Planet, and it became my favourite book of the year – I flew through the two books… Read More To Be Taught, if Fortunate (Becky Chambers)
I love a new year; the start for a fresh chance, all that motivation, everyone so determined to get stuff done and be productive. I’m trying something totally different this year, inspired by Gretchen Rubin of The Happiness Project, and setting myself 20 goals for 2020. Reading Read slightly fewer books! I’ve set my goodreads challenge to… Read More 20 goals for 2020
Sci Fi Nightflyers, George R.R. Martin (208 pages) Binti, Nnedi Okorafor (96 pages) Annihilation, Jeff Vandermeer (208 pages) To be taught if fortunate, I didn’t honestly love Annihilation, but I know lots of other people did, and it’s a quick and short read. Nightflyers is a kind of murder-mystery-horror on a spaceship, where you’re never… Read More Quick reads to help smash your GR goal before 2019 ends!
Top Ten Tuesday is a feature hosted at That Artsy Reader Girl where each week has a specific prompt everyone is welcome to post a list with their own answers. This week is a freebie, so I had a skim through my reads of 2019 for inspiration and realised that this year the amount of… Read More TTT: Top Ten Audiobook Narrators