April Book Haul

With my book ban ending on the 16th I was free to spend as much money as I wanted on as many books as my heart desired. Considering how money is a little tight at the moment, maybe I should ease back a little anyway.

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Review: The Manifesto on How to be Interesting by Holly Bourne

Challenge criteria: A book you brought on a trip.

Blurb:

Apparently I’m boring. A nobody. But that’s all about to change. Because I am starting a project. Here. Now. For myself. And if you want to come along for the ride then you’re very welcome.

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Review: Unboxed by Non Pratt

Challenge criteria: A book about a difficult topic.

Blurb:

Unboxed is about four teenagers who come together after several months apart. In previous years, they had put together a time capsule about their best summer with a friend who was dying. Now that their friend has passed, they reunite to open the box.

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Beat the Backlist Challenge: Lent Edition

I am a very lapsed Catholic, in the way that I am genuinely surprised I don’t spontaneously combust when I attend my annual Christmas service. This year though, in an effort to save some dough I decided to not buy any books for the duration of Lent. Six weeks with no book buying. It wasn’t going to come easy.

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