It’s the first official day of autumn, although it seems like everyone else has been trying to live like it’s autumn extra early this year. Before I move on to autumn, let’s give summer one last mention with a summer bucket list, although not all of these were summer reads. Hopefully you got to do everything on your own summer bucket list.
Original tag by Tiffany @ Read by Tiffany
Half a King by Joe Abercrombie takes place not only by the sea, but in it, as a good portion of the story is set on a ship
The Wonder Engine by T. Kingfisher finally brings two of our main characters together after building their bond over two books
A Natural History of Dragons by Marie Brennan has Isabella leaving her privileged life to take a journey to study dragons in their natural habitat
Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery is a beloved children’s classic that I only recently experienced for myself, and it was just as charming as I’ve heard
Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir definitely kept me up past my bedtime
Finlay Donovan is Killing It by Elle Cosimano has Finlay being wooed by two very different men
The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Panner had a fun mix of historical fiction and contemporary and was a delightful break from the
Charmain Baker in House of Many Ways by Diana Wynne Jones overcomes a troubling lubbock, some difficult kobolds, her inexperience with magic, and her incompetence in basic household chores
A Wizard’s Guide to Defensive Baking by T. Kingfisher has both delicious food and dangerous food
Although ‘inspiring’ isn’t the first word I’d use to describe Solutions and Other Problems by Allie Brosh, this book has some relatable tales of hardship mixed into the nonsense that are described in both reflective and light-hearted ways
How was your summer?