TTT: My Summer TBR


Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together.

I have so many book goals for this summer with my insane reading month for July that my mentality is just why not add more on. So here my summer tbr that Ill probably focus more on in August.

July 2: Books On My Summer 2019 TBR

The Bride Test by Helen Hoang
The Cactus by Sarah Haywood
Red White and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

The Night Tiger by Yangsze Choo
With The Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo
Furyborn by Claire LeGrand

Legendary by Stephanie Garber
Empire of Sand by Tasha Suri
The Hating Game by Sally Thorne
City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert

June Wrap Up

Monthly Wrap Up

June has been a fantastic reading month for me, I’ve read so much and have a few new favorite books, along with completing some goals I had. I really hope that all of this reading speed, mood, and momentum stick with me for the month of July because I have a massive list of things to read that month.

But lets get into the month of June.

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An Update on the Goodreads Summer Reading Challenge

Summer Camping Tips

At the beginning of June, I posted about the Goodreads Summer Reading Challenge so I thought I would give a little update about my progress. I’m very happy with the progress I’ve been making and I’ve read quite a few books that I really enjoyed.


Goodreads Summer Reading Challenge

For Beginners


Good as gold: Read a book that won a Goodreads Choice Award.

The book is better: Read a book being adapted for TV or film this year.

Short & sweet: Read a book with less than 100 pages (or a book you can finish in one sitting).
Dear Iljeawle A Feminist Manifesto in 15 Suggestions by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

On the bandwagon: Read one of the most read books right now on Goodreads.
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Actually want to read: Read a book that’s been on your Want to Read shelf for more than a year.

Not from around here: Read a book set in a different culture from your own.

In the friend zone: Read a book that a friend has recommended.

Dragons of Autumn Twilight by Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman

It takes two: Read a coauthored book.

Good Omens by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman

Wheel of format: Read a book in a format that you don’t normally read in (­a graphic novel, poetry, a play, an audiobook, etc.).

William Shakespeare’s Star Wars volume 4 Verily A New Hope by Ian Doescher

New voices: Read a debut novel.

Past love: Reread a book you loved when you were younger.

Armchair traveler: Read a book set in a destination you want to visit.

Expert-Level Additions



Stay awhile: Read a book with more than 500 pages.

Stranger than fiction: Read a nonfiction book published this year.

Tongue-tied: Read a translated book.

The Little Prince by Antoine De Saint-Exupery

No place like home: Read a book that appears in your Goodreads newsfeed.

The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen

Continental drift: Read a book set on every continent.

Genre explorer: Read a book from a genre you’ve never read before.

Vengeance Road by Erin Bowman (Western)

Reading roulette: Read the third book you see on your Want to Read shelf.

Primary reading: Read a book with a number or color in the title.

The Green Witch by Anne Murphy Hiscock

Back to school: Read a book about a subject you don’t know much about.

Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly