Total Books Read: 16
Number of Pages: 5,803
Written by Men: 1
Written by Women: 15
Diverse Authors: 0
Library Books: 8
Audio books: 1
Challenges to Date:
BookRiot Read Harder 2017:
Task 2, A Book of True Crime: I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara
Task 22, An Essay Anthology: Dead Girls: Essays on Surviving an American Obsession by Alice Bolin
Pop Sugar 2018 Reading Challenge:
True Crime: I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara
A Book with an Animal in the Title: The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry (A QBR is coming soon. #GoodReadsGiveaway)
Reading Women Challenge 2018:
A True Crime Book: I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara
An Essay Collection: Dead Girls: Essays on Surviving an American Obsession by Alice Bolin
A Short Story Collection: The Witch’s Vacuum Cleaner & Other Stories by Terry Pratchett
The Witch’s Vacuum Cleaner & Other Stories by Terry Pratchett
ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara
My Quickie Book Reviews:
QBR: Dead Girls
Across the Web:
I think this is what I wanted more of in Dead Girls.
I ran across this essay while reading about a story based on Lord Lucan’s disappearance. Click Here
Harry Potter! A lovely analysis of the book series. Warning! It’s for an adult audience.
Sharp Objects on HBO. This is a rough show to watch, but it’s good. Here’s a link to a story about the show on Vulture.
I wanted to write more blog posts in July, but that just didn’t happen. fingers crossed for August. Let me know how your July reading went in the comments below.
Happy Reading in August.