During the Month of January I have managed to read 20 books! I think this might be some sort of record for me.
Best and Worst
My Favourite would have to be A Court of Mists and Fury by Sarah J Maas.
This would be the third read-through of this book in expectation of the next book coming out this month. I still love it. The slow enemies to lovers trope done brilliantly. The gradual healing of trauma and the realisation that, what she needed before, isn’t what she needs now. I honestly think this is one of my all-time favourite books.
My least favourite was The Merman’s Kiss by Tamsin Ley.
It had instalust, instalove, an almost non-consensual coupling, attempted suicide by drowning, child death and a truly disturbing description of fish trying to get someone off.
Fish are food… not sex toys.
5 of these books were for Blog Tours.
- When The Children Come By Barry Kirwan.
2. Siri, Who am I? By Sam Tschida
3. Shiver by Allie Reynolds
4. Inscape by Louise Carey
5. This is not the Jess Show by Anna Carey
My Review post will be up for this on the date of Publication- 2/2/21
I wrote 2 additional posts for this month. My goal this year is to do at least one a fortnight so I’m sort of on task with this.
One of my other goals for this year was to increase my social media engagement. So I wrote 15 #VSS365 mini-story tweets on my Twitter @king_lyd
I also started to do Bookstagram pictures. Admittedly I am not the best when it comes to pictures so my first few were edited via Photoshop (or Jasc paintshop pro) but I am slowly getting the hang of it. Please join me and feel free to constructively criticise my pics @king_lyd
And that was my January. Please let me know if you read any of these. Please keep it to yourself if you have a fish fetish.