If you are new to my blog, I have decided that I am no longer going to do Friday 56. Friday Update is a feature in which I provide an update on what I read during the week, sometimes what I’m currently reading and what book/books I plan on starting over the weekend.
This week’s update also contains my Biannual Bibliothon Wrap-Up
This week, the week of 1/11/19-1/17/19 I read:
2018 World Series by Triumph Books
Shades of Magic: The Steel Prince Issue #1 by V.E. Schwab
Shades of Magic: The Steel Prince Issue #2 by V.E. Schwab
Shades of Magic: The Steel Prince Issue #3 by V.E. Schwab
*The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
*The Graveyard Book (Audio) by Neil Gaiman (DNF at 2 hours and 30 minutes)
*Empress of All Seasons by Emiko Jean
*99 Days by Katie Cotugno
*The Winter of the Witch by Katherine Arden
*Read for the Biannual Bibliothon
Pages read: 1,517
Biannual Bibliothon Wrap-Up (you can find my original TBR post here)
Challenges I completed:
Challenge 1: Read the group book- Empress of All Seasons by Emiko Jean
Challenge 3: Read a book that got you into reading- The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
Challenge 4: Read an adult genre- The Winter of the Witch by Katherine Arden
Challenge 6: Read a book with a cover you don’t like- 99 Days by Katie Cotugno
Challenge 7: Read a book by an author you’ve never read before- Empress of All Seasons by Emiko Jean.
Total challenges completed: 5
Challenges I did not complete:
Challenge 2: Read one of the hosts’ 5-star reads- The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
Challenge 5: Combine your favorite genre with your least favorite format or the opposite- The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
Winter Snow Storm Fun
Bookish Mad Libs
I’m interested to see your thoughts on Empress of All Seasons!
I really enjoyed it.
That’s great! Matches up with the positive things I’ve been hearing about the book.
That’s good that you’ve been hearing positive things!