Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Reading Reflections: March 2010

Books Read:
Original Sin by Allison Brennan (review)
All Unquiet Things by Anna Jarzab (review)
The Iron King by Julie Kagawa (review)
Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane (review)
The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson (review)
Shadowglass by Erica Hayes (review)
Soulless by Gail Carriger (review)

Total Number of Books Read: 7

Most Anticipated: The Iron King by Julie Kagawa
Biggest Let Down: Shadowglass by Erica Hayes

Favorite Read: I would have to say that it is a tie between The Iron King by Julie Kagawa and Soulless by Gail Carriger.

Highest rank: 5 butterflies

Lowest rank: 3 butterflies

Overall Reflection:
Well it certainly has been an interesting month of reading. The book that I most thoroughly enjoyed are: Original Sin, All Unquiet Things, The Iron King, and Soulless by Gail Carriger. I was most surprised by Soulless. I had not anticipated that I would enjoy it as much as I actually did. The Sky is Everywhere is a close second...I enjoyed it much more than I had originally thought I would. I think I ruined the book version of Shutter Island by watching the movie beforehand, though the movie was incredible. I was most disappointed by Shadowglass. I had previously enjoyed Shadowfae by the same author. However, Shadowglass just didn't live up to my expectations. Many of the books that I read and enjoyed were books I discovered by reading blog reviews. So many thanks to my fellow book bloggers for recommendations and discoveries! :) I look forward to another month of reading and blogging in April!


  1. Everyone LOVES Soulless so I think I'll read that next.

  2. A nice, strong month! And 7 books is quite good--especially since you had a bit of trouble recently. :)

  3. I'd say you had a pretty good month! I still need to read The Iron King and Soulless.

  4. great month! i think i'll be picking up The Sky is Everywhere very soon, too. i keep hearing such good things about it.

    and i got my copy of The Iron Daughter already, so i can't wait to pick it up and see where we the series goes after The Iron King.

  5. @Jane
    It's soooo good! :)

    Thanks hon! Got my car back yesterday! :D

    Thanks love! They are both excellent books! :)

    @Little Reader
    I thought you already read The Sky is Everywhere?! already have the sequel to Iron King?! I am so totally jealous! :P