May Wrap Up

And there goes May. Which means it’s officially summer! And officially time for shorts, BBQs, cold drinks and picnics! Anyway here’s my May wrap up, would love to hear what you did/read/wrote in the comments section ๐Ÿ™‚

What I Read

๐Ÿ“š A Conjuring of Light – started the month of a high note, finishing this amazing series. Lila, Rhy and Kell, you will be missed ๐Ÿ˜ญ

๐Ÿ“š Asking for It – a powerful read, I finished of this book suitably angry and very sad

๐ŸŽถ Becoming – see the little emoji change? That’s because it’s an Audiobook ๐Ÿ˜Ž loved hearing about Michelle Obama’s time in the White House from the woman herself!

What I Wrote

๐Ÿง€ STEM Representation in Literature – I wrote all about the characters that inspired me and why books should make women in STEM more of a social norm!

๐Ÿง€ 30 Words You Didn’t Know You Knew – I got to share more words with people! Yay! 30 more words I’ve recently learnt from books

๐Ÿง€ To All the Books I’ve Loved Before – a post all about the books that have changed my story as much as I’ve read theirs! Prepare for all the ๐Ÿง€

๐Ÿง€ Bookish Characters every Reader can Relate to – 10 fictional book worms all readers can see themselves in!

What I Did

๐Ÿš‚ Visited Harry Potter Studios- it was a late Christmas present and exceptionally cool!

๐Ÿš‚ Visited a castle in Wales – my boyfriend and I are keeping up our monthly castle quota and visited another one, this time in the exotic country of Wales

๐Ÿš‚ My friends Visited – two friends who I’ve known since school finally stopped by! We went for a lovely windmill based walk and chatted heaps

๐Ÿš‚ Had Afternoon Tea at a fancy country house – for our three year anniversary my boyfriend and I had a very nice afternoon tea where I ate all the dainty food and cake

What I Read Online

๐Ÿงก What Makes a Great Book – not only does this blogger have fabulous taste in books *cough* giving Strange the Dreamer five โญs *cough* but I loved reading her take on this topic!

๐Ÿงก My Recent Five Star Crisis – a post all about how reading tastes change and how much harsher readers get the more they blog!

๐Ÿงก Does the Order we Read Books in Effect our Ratings – as a mood reader I definitely related to this post!

๐Ÿงก Top Ten Tuesday 212 – my friend made a list of all the books she’s convinced me to read and honestly I’m just surprised she kept it at 10! Also this post proved she has introduced me to basically all my favourite reads, so yes, good book worm friend.