Sunday, 1 December 2013

The Month That Was... November 2013

I'm really not sure where November went. It started off with World Fantasy Con and an awful lot of books and has vanished since. I feel I've barely read anything and yet I still have plenty of reviews that need writing before the thoughts vanish from my brain. Argh! But Christmas is around the corner which just means me time for me, FTW.*

*I am writing this in my elephant onesie.

Here's what made it onto the blog...

Reviews:




Disappointed with: The Falconer by Elizabeth May

Read and awaiting review: Shadowplay by Laura Lam, The Holders by Julianna Scott

Blogged about:

I was shortlisted for the Team Robot Blogger Award, woohoo! Dan Newman stopped by to tell us a bit about the island of St. Lucia. Of course I went to see Catching Fire too.

Memes, events + challenges:
Incoming: World Fantasy Con Edition
Incoming! (24th Nov)
Win The Fall of the Stone City
Literary Giveaway Blog Hop

7 comments:

  1. I haven't read any of them, just seen the elephant pic. Love it! Bet that keeps you toasty during the winter.

    Lainy http://www.alwaysreading.net

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  2. I can't believe World Fantasy Con was only at the beginning of this month. It feels ages ago! But at the same time November feels like it's just disappeared. Christmas soon though! :-D I love December so much.

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  3. My month has been shamefully poorer than yours, so I think that is quite a good month you have there.

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  4. Any month that starts with a good convention like that has to be a good month! It is crazy how quickly November rushed by. Hope we can put the breaks on December a bit, but I'm not holding my breath.

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  5. A busy month for you! I need Eleanor and Park in my life SOON!

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  6. Lazy Days sounds kinda weird but interesting... And I'm FAIRLY sure I have Anno Dracula somewhere, if I could only find it. This is the problem with having most of your books in boxes still - when you suddenly get the impulse to find something it takes forever! *mental note to self to GET THE HELL ORGANISED once we have time to ourselves after the New Year*

    For some reason I can't get across to see the elephant onesie (it just reroutes me to the Instagram homepage), but to be honest the mental image alone made me laugh so... Nice going. :D

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  7. I think you did a good job in november, reviewing and all :)

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