Summer Reads – 2021

Summer is almost officially here! I hope to read some fun books off my bookshelf and continue with my Reading the Classics Challenge and other challenges that I am trying to do in 2021. I am doing terrible with my reading challenges for the year, so hopefully I will start tackling that What are y’all reading this summer? Any reads you are most looking forward to? Here is my list:


  • A Single Man by Christopher Isherwood
  • Solutions and Other Problems by Allie Brosh
  • There There by Tommy Orange
  • A Grain of Wheat by Ngugi wa Thiong’o
  • Paradise of the Blind by Duong Thu Huong


  • The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins


  • Two Spies in Caracus by Moisés Naim
  • The Guilt Trip by Sandie Jones
  • Four Thousand Weeks by Oliver Burkeman


  • Sherlock: The Sign of Four by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Sherlock: The Valley of Fear by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Bible Old Testament: Genesis – Deuteronomy 
  • Travels with Charley by John Steinbeck


  • Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
  • Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand


  • The Good Girl’s Guide to Murder by Susan McBride
  • The Home Edit Life by Clea Shearer, Joanna Teplin
  • The Third Rainbow Girl by Emma Copley Eisenberg
  • Badass Habits by Jen Sincero
  • The Monster of Florence by Douglas Preston
  • The Billion Dollar Spy by David E. Hoffman
  • The Haunting of Alma Fielding by Kate Summerscale
  • D is for Deadbeat by Sue Grafton
  • E is for Evidence by Sue Grafton
  • F is for Fugitive by Sue Grafton
  • The Ruin by Dervla McTiernan

Feel free to leave a comment about any of the books I’ll be reading or the ones y’all will be reading.



Summer Reads – 2020


Summer is here! I think we can all agree that this has been an interesting spring. I have no idea what the summer will hold, but I hope to make more progress on my Reading the Classics Challenge. I am also picking away at the books on my bookshelf. All the rest of the titles are based on giveaways and book club picks. What are y’all reading this summer? Any reads you are most looking forward to? Here is my list:

Book Club Reads

  • Hurricane Season by Fernanda Melchor
  • Space Opera by Catherynne M. Valente

NetGalley Reads

  • The Mountains Wild by Sarah Stewart Taylor
  • The Dilemma by B. A. Paris
  • The Love Scam by Mary Janice Davidson

Goodreads Giveaways

  • The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith

Reading the Classics

  • The Invisible Man by H. G. Wells
  • The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
  • Sanditon by Jane Austen


  • Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy

Book Jar Picks

  • Visit Sunny Chernobyl by Andrew Blackwell
  • Bonfire by Krysten Ritter


  • Don’t Overthink It by Anne Bogel – audiobook/book
  • Tiny Habits: The Small Changes That Change Everything by BJ Fogg – ebook
  • The 4 Season Solution by Dallas Hartwig – audiobook
  • Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb – ebook
  • Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates – audiobook
  • So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo – audiobook
  • White Fragility by Robin Diangelo – audiobook
  • More Myself by Alicia Keys – audiobook
  • How to be Fine by Jolenta Greenberg and Kristen Meinzer – audiobook

Share your summer TBR in the comments section!


WWW Wednesdays – June 26, 2019


What are you currently reading?
What did you recently finish reading?
What do you think you’ll read next?

Time for another WWW Wednesdays, which is brought to you by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words. If you too want to participate, answer the above questions and post that link on Sam’s page.

I’ve continued with my Agatha Christie reads (see Focus on Authors Challenge) and started on my Summer Reading! I’ll be traveling next week, but hope to read a bit on my travels.

Currently Reading

Finished Reading

HP Litsy Buddy Read: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling – audiobook = ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦
NetGalley ARC: Once Upon a Bad Boy by Melonie Johnson – ebook = ♦ ♦ ♦ ♦ ½

*Click on book title for my full review. All Agatha Christie will be reviewed in one post at the end of June or early July.*

Reading Next

I hope y’all are enjoying the start of summer! Feel free to post your WWW links below or tell me what you are currently reading!