Saturday, November 2, 2013

Me on This Week's Book Week (76)

This Week's Book Week is rather similar to Stacking the Shelves hosted by Tynga's Reviews only with far more rambling and a less witty title. ;)

It's November, which means it's NaNoWriMo. I'm going to seriously seriously try and finish my idea this year, not just the 50,000 words but an entire crappy first draft. I've stopped at 50,000 the last 2 years and left those drafts unfinished. If only for the happiness adrenaline boost at the end, I need to finish the draft.

This also means reviews might taper off a bit and I won't be around as much. No worries, though. I have a list of books to read and hopefully I'll be able to squeeze in some reading time around writing.

Because of NaNo, reviews will be posted on Tuesdays instead of the usual Tuesday/Friday until the beginning of December. This Tuesday's review will feature Curtsies & Conspiracies by Gail Carriger. :)
Saga #15 by Bryan K. Vaughn & Fiona Staples (bought)
The Almost Girl by Amalie Howard (from Strange Chemistry through NetGalley)
Shadowplay by Laura Lam (from Strange Chemistry through NetGalley)
Sea of Shadows by Kelley Armstrong (from Random House Canada through NetGalley)
Fates by Lanie Bross (from Random House Children's Books through NetGalley)
Delirium by Lauren Oliver (won from a HarperTeen EpicReads #teatime)


  1. Good luck with NaNoWriMo! And the books you got look great! I hope you enjoy all you got :)

    Here's my STS!

  2. Best of luck with NaNoWriMo, hope you finally finish a draft! =D My STS.

  3. I wish I got Sea of Shadows, looks so good! And yay for Delirium, love the series.
    Nice haul, happy reading!

    My haul

  4. Sea of Shadows looks fantastic and I can't wait to read it myself. I hope you enjoy all your goodies this week! :)

    Nick - My Haul

  5. i have sea of shadows in an earlier StS but I'm very excited to read it. the premise sounds awesome! happy reading :)

    hope you can stop by my StS/Sunda post.

    -michelle @ Michelle & Leslie's Book Picks

  6. Good luck with NaNo! So jealous of Fates! I picked up The Almost Girl, too, and congrats on the win! Happy reading. :)

    Heres mine

    Kirsty @ StudioReads

  7. SAGA!

    Also I am so excited for Shadowplay! I really like Pantomime