August 2021 Wrap-Up

I’m finally bringing back my monthly wrap-ups. This year unfortunately got away with me and I haven’t managed to do a monthly war-up since February. However, I am determined to get a wrap-up up for the remaining months of the year. So without further ado here is my monthly wrap-up for August 2021.

– Books –

In August I read a total of 17 books:

  1. The Tea Dragon Society #1 – Kay O’Neill
  2. Descender Vol.1 – Jeff Lemire, Dustin Nguyen and Steve Wands
  3. The Umbrella Academy Vol.3 – Gerard Way
  4. Naruto Vol.1 – Masashi Kishimoto
  5. The Warden – Anthony Trollope
  6. Kimi Ni Todoke: From Me to You Vol.1 – Karuho Shiina
  7. Persuasion – Jane Austen
  8. Shantih Shantih Shantih – Daryl Qilin Yam
  9. The Promised Neverland Vol. 6 – Kaiu Shirai
  10. Tokyo Ghoul Vol. 7 – Sui Ishida
  11. Kimi Ni Todoke: From Me to You Vol.2 – Karuho Shiina
  12. The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem – Amanda Gorman
  13. A Single Rose – Muriel Barbery
  14. Gothic Tales – Elizabeth Gaskell
  15. Middlemarch – George Eliot
  16. Spy Family Vol. 1 – Tatsuya Edo
  17. Heaven – Mieko Kawakami

– Favourites –

  • Started bullet journaling again this month and I am absolutely loving it.
  • Buddy Reads with Matt @qu.lit. We started and finished Middlemarch this month and also started reading Anna Karenina on the 30th.
  • Had dinner out for the 1st time in nearly 2 years – we went to one of my favourite restaurants, Pizza Express.
  • Had lunch out at a beautiful cafe called Nutmegs -A cute little cafe that my Aunt use to love going to when she was alive.
  • Had my second vaccine this month – I’m so pleased to be fully vaccinated now.
  • My charity shop find of the month was: My Jack Skellington cookie jar from Nightmare Before Christmas – (official, exclusive Disney piece) – It was in perfect condition and was only £10 (A gifted from my parents).
  • Just books in general – book mail, charity shop finds, etc.

– Blog –

Here are some notable posts from my blog this month:

Here are some blog posts that I have enjoyed/loved this month:

– Bookish Videos –

Here are some of the bookish videos that I enjoyed/loved this month:

How was your month? Did you have any favourites of the month? If so, please do leave me a comment below.

(Photo is from Unsplash and text was added by me).

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