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January Review

January has whizzed by in a blur of crappy weather and too much work. Here's what I got up to bookwise.

Read in January
Shtum by Jem Lester (5 stars)
Orbiting Jupiter by Gary Schmidt (2 stars)
Keep you close by Lucie Whitehouse (3 stars)
Crush by Eve Ainsworth (4 stars)
The life changing magic of not giving a f*ck (4 stars)
Love Song by Sophia Bennett (5 stars)
Anzac Boys by Tony Bradman (3 stars)
The Earth is Singing by Vanessa Curtis (5 stars)
The Blitz next door by Cathy Forde (3 stars)
Girl on a plane by Miriam Moss (3 stars)
Crooked Hearts by Lissa Evans (3 stars)
Mind your head by Juno Dawson (4 stars)
How hard can love be by Holly Bourne (5 stars)
Eliza Rose by Lucy Worsley (5 stars)
The Widow by Fiona Barton (4 stars)
Royal Rebel by Meg Cabot (4 stars)
When we Collided by Emery Lord (5 stars)
The Trouble with Goats and Sheep by Joanna Cannon (3 stars)
The Mystery of the Jewelled Moth by Katherine Woodfine (4 stars)

Book of the Month
Hard one to call because I've read lots of great books this month but if I had to pick I'd go with Love Song by Sophia Bennett. It is fabulous.

February's TBR pile
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetya
The Girl from everywhere by Heidi Heilig
The Night Watch by Sarah Waters
Eleanor by Jason Gurley
At the Edge of the Orchard by Tracy  Chevalier
Look at me by Sarah Duguid
Strange Girls and Ordinary Women by Morgan McCarthy
I'd Tell you I'd love you but then I'd have to kill you by Ally Carter
Veronica Mars: The Thousand Dollar Tan line by Rob Thomas
The Secrets of Drearcliff Grange School by Kim Newman
Salem Falls by Jodie Picoult
Accidental Superstar by Marianne Levy
All the birds in the Sky by Charlie Jane Anders
Party Princess by Meg Cabot
Not if I see you first by Eric Lindstorm
Book of Lies by Terri Terry
Trigger Mortis by Anthony Horowitz
Six Four by  Hideo Yokoyama
Black Arts by Andrew Prentice


You had a great reading month! I really want to read Salt to the Sea too-- not sure it will happen next month though!