October 2021 Wrap-Up

The end of October and to be honest most of November has completely escaped me. I was planning on posting my October Wrap-Up at the beginning of November. However, at the very end of October I went down with the worst head cold that eventually turned into a fall blown cold and whilst I was dealing with this we had a death in the family. So things have been pretty full-on. But I finally feel myself again and ready to start posting once again. Spoiler Alert: there will also be announcement happening on here on the 2nd December so stay tuned for that. Now back to today post without further ado here is my October Wrap-Up.

– Books –

In October I read a total of 20 books.

  • The Ghost Prison – Joseph Delaney
  • Mary Barton – Elizabeth Gaskell
  • Shadow Service, Vol.1 – Cavan Scott (Reread)
  • Shadow Service, Vol.2 – Cavan Scott
  • Spy Family, Vol.3 – Tatsuma Endo
  • The Turn of the Screw – Henry James
  • Dracula – Bram Stoker
  • Treasure Island – Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Frankenstein – Mary Shelley
  • Dracula’s Guest – Bram Stoker
  • The Cat Who Saved Books – Sosuke Natsukawa
  • Horseman – Christina Henry
  • Earthlings – Sayaka Murata
  • The Mill on the Floss – George Eliot
  • Agnes Grey – Anne Bronte (Reread)
  • Hallowe’en Party – Agatha Christie
  • Crocked House – Agatha Christie
  • The Mystery of the Blue Train – Agatha Christie
  • Peril at End House – Agatha Christie
  • A Single Rose – Muriel Barbery (Reread)

– Favourites –

  • One of my favourite readathon’s of the year happened this month: #Victober.
  • Afternoon reading sessions with my mum.
  • Buddy reads with Matt. We read a total of 3 books together this month: Mary Barton, The Mill on the Floss and Agnes Grey. Agnes Grey was a reread for me and its still one of my all time favourite classics and also favourite Bronte book.
  • Adele’s new single release…was everything!!!
  • My first ever zoom event – hosted by Golden Hare Bookshop – The event was with the lovely Muriel Barbery, author of A Single Rose. Thank you so much once again to David @GoldenHareBookshop for inviting me to the event.

– 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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