Book Wrap Up – August 2018

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 ♡ Hi Lovelies! 


August was a bit of a slower month for me. I did however, found many books I really enjoyed! I managed to also get a few ARCs and a bunch of books I am hoping to read before 2018 ends. Scroll down to see my August reads, and for a full review, click the links!

My August Reads:

wonder woman her greatest battles comic book graphic novel books book review diary of difference

This is my first graphic novel, and I did enjoy the art in it! This book contains the greatest battles of Wonder Woman. It is a compilation of seven comic book scenes, all sharing a different battle of Wonder Woman, and a different kind of art.


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Overall, it was a great refreshing read, and I look forward to reading the rest of the series. If you love vampire  high-school stories, women that discover they have powers, a lot of forbidden love and paranormal fantasy – you will really enjoy this book. Solid 4 stars from me!


sleep merel sleep silke stein book review books children middle grade blog diary of difference

This is a story about a little girl called Merel. This is also a story about how Merel one day can’t sleep. This story also happens to be one of the most adorable middle grade stories that I have ever read. Silke Stein did an amazing job in portraying a little girl, and creating a magical world that we see through her eyes.

I'd tell you I love you, but then I'd have to kill you Gallagher girls series ally carter book review blog diary of difference

If you are looking for a refreshing Young-Adult read, with college unlike any other – this is the perfect book for you. I’d Tell You I Love You, But Then I’d Have To Kill You is the first book from the Gallagher Girl series, where we meet girls that go to a school for spies, and nobody except them, knows it.


never forgotten book review blog

How can one day go so very wrong? One minute Meara Quinn is making plans for how she will spend the Summer before her senior year and the next she’s finding out that her mother’s cancer has returned and they are moving away from the only home she’s ever known.

I really enjoyed this book – maybe I enjoyed it the most from all the other Young-Adult paranormal books I’ve read. It was a great first beginning to a series, and I can’t wait to dig in the rest of the series.


  • LifeShift by Michael Kott (paperback) – ★★★★

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This is an amazing story – a fiction fantasy that gathered Greek Mythology characters and created something entirely new. I enjoyed it a lot and I can’t wait for the next book of the series to come out. This book opens up a great discussion about people that can be reborn and remember their past.


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Awakened is the first book from the Vampire Awakening Series and it is written by USA Today bestselling author Brenda K. Davies. This is a book where a guy meets a girl. Girl has a secret and tells it on their first date. Boy is a vampire, but we are 80% in the book until it’s mentioned (even though title clearly states it, and you keep expecting it to happen). When secret is told – boy gives girl a choice to escape. Girls chooses to stay, and boy becomes possessive because he wants her too much. Then he does something to her, kind of against her will. And then they live happily ever after.


What did you read in August? Share your reads with me!


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31 thoughts on “Book Wrap Up – August 2018

  1. Empress DJ August 31, 2018 / 8:43 pm

    I found Ignite on my cloud – woot.

    • innah96 August 31, 2018 / 8:46 pm

      Woo Hoo! 😀

  2. Christine September 1, 2018 / 4:34 am

    I’ve heard so many good things about the Gallagher Girls series! I still have yet to read it even though I am really am a Gallaugher (Canadian version of the name lol) girl.

    • innah96 September 1, 2018 / 7:49 am

      Awwwh you have to read it, 😀

  3. Whispering Stories September 1, 2018 / 8:25 am

    I have Sleep Merel Sleep too on my TBR list. I must get around to it soon. Looks like you had a great month.

  4. Veronica @The Burgeoning Bookshelf September 1, 2018 / 10:14 am

    You’ve read a wide variety of genres. My favourite read for August would have to have been Wild Fire by Ann Cleeves.

    • innah96 September 1, 2018 / 10:32 am

      I have heard about it! 😀

    • innah96 September 1, 2018 / 1:00 pm

      Yes, definitely!

  5. Jordanne September 2, 2018 / 7:40 am

    Looks like you had a great month overall – I love comic books but I haven’t read much Wonder Woman so I may actually give that book a try, great post!

    • innah96 September 2, 2018 / 7:46 am

      Thank you Jordanne.

  6. Amanda McGill September 3, 2018 / 3:45 pm

    That looks like a great month!

    • innah96 September 3, 2018 / 4:04 pm

      Thank you Amanda! x

    • innah96 September 7, 2018 / 2:31 pm

      Yes – They are also free as ebooks on Amazon as well.

  7. Jo Linsdell September 7, 2018 / 4:03 pm

    Well you definitely had a more productive reading month than I did! Well done. I’ve heard good things about a lot of these.

    • innah96 September 7, 2018 / 4:22 pm

      Thank you Jo! 💕

    • innah96 September 8, 2018 / 7:42 am

      Thank you!

  8. ashleighjaynex September 8, 2018 / 5:43 pm

    great reading month for you, ive read a couple of them before but added a few to my tbr great post!

    • innah96 September 8, 2018 / 5:55 pm

      Thank you! x

  9. divergentmind2017 September 8, 2018 / 5:46 pm

    I am glad it was a good month for you. Mine was weak because of the exams :/

    • innah96 September 8, 2018 / 5:56 pm

      Hopefully next month will be better for you! 🙂

  10. Bookworms corner blog spot September 8, 2018 / 6:00 pm

    You had a good month!

    • innah96 September 8, 2018 / 6:01 pm

      Yes, I did indeed! 😀

  11. Amanda McGill September 8, 2018 / 8:15 pm

    Great wrap up! I finished reading I’d Tell You I Love You, But Then I’d Have To Kill You a few months ago! Hope you get to read more in the series!

    • innah96 September 8, 2018 / 8:43 pm

      Yes, I am planning on reading the rest in the series! How did you like it? I really enjoyed it!

      • Amanda McGill September 8, 2018 / 10:59 pm

        I enjoyed it! I wish I had discovered this series in high school because I would of loved it!!

      • innah96 September 8, 2018 / 11:00 pm

        Yes, I share the same opinion!

  12. itzbookish September 13, 2018 / 7:08 pm

    Never Forgotten sounds nice. Will surely like to try it 😊

    • innah96 September 13, 2018 / 7:24 pm

      Thank you! Let me know if you ever read it!

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