Monthly Wrap-Up | July 2019

And the year just continues to fly by. I’d be lying if I said I’m 100% sad about August’s speedy arrival because I’m [f]all about what comes after it (September), but I won’t get into that now.

Instead I’m looking back on my reading, blogging, and miscellany during the month of July. I’ve been in a strange reading place this summer, as I feel like I’ve read so much more than I actually have. I’m chalking it up to reading [too] many books at once – a habit of mine that has really intensified over the past couple of months. Nonetheless, I really enjoyed the books I read this month and am happy with what I managed to write here on the blog. So let’s get into it.

asterisks* denote books on my #20booksofsummer reading list

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2019 Louisa May Alcott Reading Challenge | Final Update

The 2019 Louisa May Alcott Reading Challenge has come to an end (officially tomorrow, June 30th), so I’m here with my final reading update. I finishedĀ Rose in Bloom, and although I said in my Halfway Update that I was going to startĀ Work, I instead proceeded to theĀ Stories & Other WritingsĀ portion of The Library of America edition I checked out of the library. My thoughts are as follows.

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