Today’s post is a simple list post in honor of #AYearathon kicking off. This month’s theme is “translations,” but I read somewhere that one could also choose “books published the year you were born.”
So here we are folks, some books born in 1989:
Oh, my goodness gracious! Where did I go?
Honestly, I have no idea. Apparently I needed to go on an unannounced, unintentional hiatus for a month and a half. But I’m back now, friends!
As an update, I would love to type up every review I missed. And that’s…. a lot. Since I posted my Pride and Prejudice review, I’ve read twenty-three books. No, seriously. 23! I’ll make a list of them at the end of this post. Actually, I’ll make a list of ALL of my winter reads, since that’s what this post is about.
We all have an extensive laundry list of why 2016 totally sucked, myself included. But I don’t want to look back ten years from now and say “everything about that year was horrible.” I mean, I’ve got two small children. In 2016 my daughter turned 3 and my son learned how to walk and talk. Well… by talk I mean not just babble and grunt. But still. Good things happened in my life and I want to remember them. So without further ado, ten wonderful things that I lived through in 2016:
2016 was the year that I discovered the online book community and started paying attention to new book releases. As such, there were a ton of 2016 releases that I truly meant to get to but didn’t read. Ten of those books were:
I’m still planning on reading these books. Majorly hoping I get to them all this year!
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
A List of Cages by Robin Roe
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish
And I know it’s not Tuesday anymore, but I just now realized that I missed it. Plus I made this cool graphic. 😛
Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and anyone can join! I, for one, love making lists, and am so excited to have these weekly prompts to share with you.
This week, the prompt is: “Ten Books That Have Been On Your Shelf (Or TBR) From Before You Started Blogging That You STILL Haven’t Read Yet”