Category Archives: monthly round-up

April Round Up 2020

I read 33 books in April, which is quite a bit more than usual. Reasons: Ramadan has started, and I always have a bit more time to read in Ramadan, coupled with the government and social injunction to teranah di rumah, and … Continue reading

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March Round-Up 2020

I have always been a polygamous reader, but in March book hopping felt less like being drawn gleefully away from books to other books, and more like a desperate search for something that would refuse to let me go. Something … Continue reading

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January-Feb 2020 Round-Up and some reflections on reading

To date, I’ve read 34 books in 2020, putting me in a nice comfortable spot for reaching my reading goal for the year. I read 16 in January, and 11 in February, and have so far done 7 in March. And the reason I’ve been … Continue reading

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November 2019 Round-Up

In November 2019 I read 7 books, putting me at 132 for the year! Now that the Tiny Lit Fest is over, I’m excited to throw myself back into reading. The goal is 18 books in December, to get me … Continue reading

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October 2019 Round Up

October 2019 was a 9 book month – not the greatest, but putting me at the beginning of November at a solid 126 books for the year. To hit 150, I need to read about 12 books in November and … Continue reading

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September 2019 Round Up

In September 2019 I read 13 books, taking me to 116 for the year. Flash round-up of the books Deborah Levy Swimming Home American writer holidays in France, strange fan follows him and has an affair with him? This was the first Ask … Continue reading

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July 2019 Round Up!

July was another good reading month! 13 books read, meaning I should be able to hit the 100 book mark in August. Notable Reads in July Christina Dalcher Vox (2018) I picked this one up during a KLIA2 Transit, and had finished it … Continue reading

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