Stacking the Shelves (52) + October Recap

Sunday, November 1, 2015




For Review

November 9 by Colleen Hoover (ARC)
We Are All Made of Molecules by Susin Nielsen
Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
The New Guy and Other Senior Year Distractions (ARC)
The Great Christmas Knit-Off by Alexandra Brown
For the Record by Charlotte Huang










Purchased

Picture Me Gone by Meg Rosoff
A Trick of the Light by Lois Metzger
The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) by Mindy Kaling (my review)
*signed* Savor by Kate Evangelista
*signed* Tame the Kitten by Bianca Mori
*signed* Submission Moves by Camilla Sisco
Girl Defective by Simmone Howell
Free to Fall by Lauren Miller
On the Fence by Kasie West
Paper Towns by John Green
What I Thought Was True by Huntley Fitzpatrick
Kissing Ted Callahan (and Other Guys) by Amy Spalding (my review)
All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven




Borrowed

Saga (Volumes 1 - 3) by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples



And I got books by Dawn Lanuza, Chrissie Peria, and Agay Llanera I purchased last month signed! Thank you to Penguin Random House, NOVL, and William Morrow for the review copies! Thank you to National Book Store for a lot of things and a lot of awesome events and to Fully Booked for the sale! Thank you to my friend for lending me Saga and giving me my new obsession WAAAAAAAAAAA


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October Recap

1. I went to the #SparkBooks launch and signing and finally met Dawn Lanuza! WEEHEEHOO

2. I started playing Dungeons and Dragons and you guys IT IS MY NEW NON-BOOK OBSESSION.

3. I hosted at the #CarryOnPHLaunch as well as helped organize it!

4. I attended the first wedding I've been invited to and I cried wahaha

5. ALDUB CRAYNESS IN THE HOUSE

6. I started rowing again! <3 And I finally have my own oar!

7. I applied for my Japan visa. *fingers crossed*

8. Had art lessons with my BFF from a friend!

9. Started drinking weekly because Christmas is coming HAHAHA

10. Made a new blog!

Blog

I always say it so yeah. This month was cray. WHEN CAN I CATCH MY BREAK???

Reviews

5 stars | Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling


3 stars | This Ordinary Life by Jennifer Walkup | Signs Point to Yes by Sandy Hall

2 stars | Wild by Sophie Jordan

Announcements | October is Queer Romance Month | #CarryOnPHLaunch | #NBSColorPopFair | #SparkBooks Launch and Signing


Cover Reveal | You Were Here by Cori McCarthy

Event Recap | #SparkBooks Launch and Signing*

Excerpt | Undaunted by Ronnie Douglas | Blossom Among Flowers by Jay E. Tria

Feature | Ten Under the Radar Blogs You Should Follow (#BFFBlogHop)

Guest Post | We Are All Made of Molecules by Susin Nielsen*

Playlist | Pynch is Life (1)

*ongoing giveaway


Music

October = Perfect by One Direction + Sorry by Justin Bieber + Hello by Adele + Stone Cold by Demi Lovato + Confident by Demi Lovato + Terrible Thrills, Vol. 2 by Bleachers (album)


TV

I'M FAILING AT TV. SIX SHOWS *falls down to the floor* In a perfect world, I would have been updated with Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Homeland, Faking It, iZOMBiE, You're The Worst, and How to Get Away with Murder. IN A PERFECT WORLD. In the real world, I'm all behind. SCHOOL Y U KILL ME


Films

The Martian + The PreNup. Really liked The Martian and really loathed The PreNup it was so horrible whyyyyyyy

How did your October go? Any film, TV, or music recommendations? More importantly, what great books did you read this month?

5 comments:

  1. You have a handful of awesome and good looking books here! So many genres and beautiful covers! Happy reading and can't wait to see what you think about them! :)

    My STS: http://readingadd.blogspot.com/2015/11/stacking-shelves-38.html

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  2. Hahahaha "started drinking weekly", I love it! Great post, I really want to read November 9, any desire to let me borrow it or exchange it for something? * wink wink*

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  3. You have so many awesome looking books in your stack this week! I can't wait to read Illuminae, I have heard so many good things about that one. I hope you enjoy them all :)

    Charnell @ Reviews from a Bookworm

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  4. You got so many great titles this October! I got 3 and spent only P80 for one of them. The other two were September purchases that I got late in the mail. LOL.

    I'm starting Saga tonight! I am so excited :)

    Haraiah @ Random Things In Action

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