Wrap Up│December 2015

wrap up december 2015
I don’t know if it’s because it was the end of the year and I’m tired because of 2015 or what, but this month, I didn’t read all that much. I resorted to audiobooks (“memoirs” of YouTubers) because that was easier for me to listen to books rather than read with my own eyes. It happens…
The fact that after almost 2 months I’m still working my way through The Dark Forest didn’t help either. I read about a quarter of this book this month, but then had to put it aside because I wasn’t enjoying it. In the meantime I picked up Monsters of Men, and oh Joy… I’m not enjoying this one either…

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Binge by Tyler Oakley (audiobook)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Predators and Prey (Season 8, #5)
by Jane Espenson, Steven S. DeKnight, Drew Z. Greenberg, Jim Krueger, Doug Petrie
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Retreat (Season 8, #6)
by Jane Espenson, George Jeanty
Grace’s Guide: The Art of Pretending to be a Grown-Up by Grace Helbig (audiobook)
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (Illustrated Edition) by J.K. Rowling, Jim Kay
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling (audiobook)

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Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (The Illustrated Edition) by J.K. Rowling and Jim Kay│Matilda by Roald Dahl│Peter and Alice by John Logan│Ancillary Mercy (Imperial Radch #3) by Ann Leckie│Planet of the Apes by Pierre Boulle│Le Déchronologue by Stéphane Beauverger│The Bicentennial Man by Isaac Asimov│La Nuit des Temps by René Barjavel│We, The Drowned by Carsten Jensen (xmas present)The Caves of Steel (Robot #1) by Isaac Asimov│The Naked Sun (Robot #2) by Isaac Asimov│The Robots of Dawn (Robot #3) by Isaac Asimov│Robots and Empire (Robot #4) by Isaac Asimov│A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness (xmas present)The Space Trilogy by C.S. Lewis (xmas present)Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick (xmas present)Audrey at Home by Luca Dotti (bday present)Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie│The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells│Robopocalypse by Daniel H. Wilson

You could say I went crazy this month… Oops?

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Star Wars: Episode III — Revenge of the Sith│Jurassic World│Star WarsBridge of SpiesStar Wars: Episode V — The Empire Strikes BackStar Wars: Episode VI — Return of the JediStar Wars: Episode VII — The Force Awakens101 DalmatiansMickey’s Christmas Carol (short film)Empire of Dreams: The Story of the Star Wars TrilogyHook

italic: rewatched // bold: seen in a movie theatre // link: my review on Letterboxd

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6 books/novels (including 3 audiobooks), 2 comic book trade paperbacks, 11 films.

Slow reading months happen… Sometimes they’re slow but they’re good (in terms of the quality of the books you’ve read), sometimes they’re just slow and not really enjoyable… But I guess I’m just asking for it, because I could very easily DNF those books I’m not liking and move on to better things, but I just really don’t like to DNF books, especially ones I spent money on (The Dark Forest was not cheap), so I struggle a bit…

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