I’m not going to answer every question because omg it’s so long?! 😩 But this still seemed like a lot of fun so let’s hop to it!
Wooooo!! Nailed it!
That’s a lot of pages.
Ilsa used some sweet pie charts so I thought I’d make a couple too???? Made from Canva.
I need to read more historical fiction!! I cannot believe I read so little in 2017!
Well, I think it’s pretty clear that I am incredibly lenient when it comes to reviewing books. I just hate the idea of hurting someone’s feelings??? But there were a few books I read in 2017 where I look back on and I definitely don’t think they were enjoyable as 3 stars, but oh well! Maybe I’ll become more critical in 2018.
This didn’t surprise me very much. Longer books I simply find intimidating. It’s much easier to pick something up that is short and sweet. 👌🏻
Best Book You Read In 2017?
This is sooooo hard. It’s a tie between Crooked Kingdom and A Gathering of Shadows.
Book You Were Excited About & Thought You Were Going To Love More But Didn’t?
I think I’ve talked so much about my disappointment with this book that now I’m just beating it to death. My thoughts can be summed up like so: Just… 🤢
Favorite new author you discovered in 2017?
The queen herself, Leigh Bardugo.
Favorite cover of a book you read in 2017?
Most memorable character of 2017?
Lila Bard from the Shades of Magic series by V.E. Schwab. She’s just so badass!
Book That Made You Cry Or Nearly Cry in 2017?
Crooked Kingdom made me ugly cry. 😭
Hidden Gem Of The Year?
That would be A List of Cages by Robin Roe. I normally don’t read from the Contemporary genre, but that book is pure gold. 👌🏻
Best moment of bookish/blogging life in 2017?
The best moment of my blogging life in 2017 is the fact that I started my blogging life back in March. Can’t get much better than that!
Most challenging thing about blogging or your reading life this year?
The most challenging thing for both blogging and reading is just finding the time to sit down and do it. Real life really tends to get in the way! 😩
One Book You Didn’t Get To In 2017 But Will Be Your Number 1 Priority in 2018?
Oh my gosh there are so many that I missed out on!
Book You Are Most Anticipating For 2018?
Here are a few! I do have a dedicated post to this that can be found HERE.
One Thing You Hope To Accomplish Or Do In Your Reading/Blogging Life In 2018?
I really would like to become more consistent and active in the blogosphere. I’d like to reach 500 followers if possible. I’d like to expand my reach on Bookstagram too. Taking photos is very, very fun and I enjoy it a lot. 😌
Did you do this 2017 End of Year Survey too? Link me!
Any book recommendations? I am always seeking them!
Fun Fact: I stayed up until 3 in the morning finishing this post… 🤯
Talk to you later!