December Wrap Up

The Final Wrap up of 2016. I’ve found myself saying “I didn’t read as many books as I wanted to” every single month, and hopefully this will be the last. I’m going to get out of my slump in 2017 and read, read, read. (Apart from when I have January exams…and may exams…and move in September) but I am determined!

  • UNITED AS ONE ★★★★

I started of December by reading UNITED AS ONE, by Pittacus Lore which is the last book in the I Am Number Four Series. I have a full review of this coming out in January 2017, so keep your eyes out for that. Honestly, this book was so close to perfection and I adored it.  I highly recommend this seven-book series to alien and action lovers.

  • A DARKER SHADE OF MAGIC ★★★

This was by second read. I follow V.E. Shwab on social media and see so much hype for this series, but I was a little underwhelmed. I wanted to fall in love with this, but I just didn’t connect to the story and it took me ages to finish it. It’s not a bad book, but I don’t think it’s for me. Maybe I’ll give the series a second shot, maybe I won’t, but I don’t think it’ll be the last V.E. Shwab book I read as I want to try more of her books out and hopefully I’ll fall in love with one of them.

  • TRUTHWITCH ★★★

My mum, who also reads young adult books, bought me this for my birthday since she read it and loved it. I thought it was really sweet that Susan Denard based the story on her and Sarah J Maas’ friendship. Again, I really, really wanted this to be my next obsession, but I just wasn’t captivated. I didn’t gasp or clutch the pages, cry or laugh. I found the main character, Safi a little annoying at times, although I do admire how sassy she could be at times. The other character’s powers intrigued me though. I have so many thoughts and feelings on this book, so I will probably end up writing a review on this.

  • THE MIDNIGHT STAR ????

I’m currently reading this book by Marie Lu, which is the last in The Young Elites series which I love so much. Unfortunately, I didn’t finish this in time for the New Year, but I’ll let you know my final rating in my January Wrap up.

 

That’s the end of my December Wrap up. I hope you all have a lovely New Years Day. Let me know in the comments below if you have read any of these books, or what your favourite book of December was.

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Happy New Year, all the best for 2017

 

 

 


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