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August Monthly News

Welcome to the August edition of monthly news!
It kills me a little inside that summer is slipping away.... this has been a good one.


MOVIES:
  1. Far From The Madding Crowd (recommend)
  2. Freetown (recommend)

Yearly Total: 68 Books, 8 Products & 14 Movies

Book of the Month:

Book of the Year:


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Comments

  1. Looks like you had a good reading month! 'Go Set A Watchman' was the only book I've heard about on your list. 'The Summer I Turned Pretty' and 'The Rule of Thirds' look like good books!

    Happy Reading! :)

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  2. Have seen so many blogger readers adoring Chevy Stevens book, I wonder whether you will oust it with something else by the end of the year. The hope is always for a fantastic book!

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  3. Congrats on finishing the 2015 Women's Reading Challenge thingy! Woot woot.

    Interesting that you enjoyed Go Set a Watchman, I have been hearing such mixed things about it, but mostly negative.

    My Musing Monday thoughts are here if you're interested! xx http://www.bookpunks.com/so-it-begins-signal-to-noise-by-silvia-moreno-garcia/

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  4. It seems Those Girls is getting a lot of positive reviews. Great month!

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  5. Looks like you had a good reading month! Happy September reading!

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  6. Seems like you had a fantastic month! Hope September goes just as well!

    Nicole @ Feed Your Fiction Addiction

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