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April, May and June Reading Recap

The last reading recap I did was in MARCH. And it's now July. This year is flying by so quickly!

I recently reached my goal of reading 55 books in 2019, and to celebrate, I wanted to get back to blogging. Okay, part of it was so I could make a list of the books I've read recently because who doesn't like making lists.

Let's get down to it:

April Reads

6 books total

  • Ghosted by Rosie Walsh, 4.5 stars

  • Before the Fall by Noah Hawley, 3 stars

  • The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides, 4 stars

  • Rich People Problems by Kevin Kwan, 4 stars

  • The Night Before by Wendy Walker, 4.5 stars*

  • The Great Unexpected by Dan Mooney, 5 stars*

May Reads

12 books total

This was a hefty reading month! May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, so I pledged to read more books by Asian authors.

Authors for APAHM:

  • Naturally Tan by Tan France, 4 stars*

  • Warcross by Marie Lu, 5 stars

  • Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng, 5 stars

  • Mambo in Chinatown by Jean Kwok, 4 stars

  • Men Without Women by Haruki Murakami, 3.5 stars

  • Wildcard by Marie Lu, 4.5 stars

  • Dear America: Notes of An Undocumented Citizen by Jose Antonio Vargas, 5 stars

  • Devotion by Madeline Stevens (review to come!)*

  • The Perfect Nanny by Leila Slimani, 3 stars

  • Florida by Lauren Groff, 3.5 stars

  • A Family of Strangers by Emilie Richards, 4 stars*

June Reads

8 books total

  • A Simple Favor by Darcey Bell, 2.5 stars

  • The Warehouse by Rob Hart (review to come!)*

  • Emergency Contact by Mary H.K. Choi, 4.5 stars

  • One Little Secret by Cate Holahan (review to come!)*

  • Never Look Back by Alison Gaylin, 3 stars*

  • The Printed Letter Bookshop by Katherine Reay, 4.5 stars*

  • A Stranger on the Beach by Michele Campbell (review to come!)

  • Circe by Madeline Miller, 5 stars

*I was given an advanced reading copy (ARC) of this book in exchange for an honest review

Currently reading: The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen

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