20 books of summer - update # last

I'm awed at myself. I finished the summer book bingo Every single box is filled. Hooray!

  1. A hard book                – Rosemary and Rue by Seanan McGuire
  2. Favorite re-read        – When he was Wicked by Julia Quinn
  3. Fantasy                       – Finding the Way by Mercedes Lackey
  4. A book bust or bummer – Just the Sexiest Man Alive by Julie James
  5. New to you author     – The Madwoman Upstairs by Catherine Lowell
  6. A blast from the past: historical – A Bachelor Establishment by Isabella Barclay
  7. Romance                    – Obsidian Prey by Jayne Castle
  8. Mystery or suspense – Snobbery with Violence by Marion Chesney
  9. A book that’s been on your shelves more than 1 year – Midnight Crystal by Jayne Castle
  10. More than 400 pages            – It Happened One Season by Mary Balogh, Stephanie Laurens, etc.
  11. Beach, sand or sun on the cover – Beach Girls by Luanne Rice
  12. Travel: plains, trains or road trips – The Raven and the Reindeer by T. Kingfisher
  13. Published June, July, Aug 2016 – Penric and the Shaman by Lois McMaster Bujold
  14. Comfort read             – The Lost Night by Jayne Castle
  15. Space opera or sci-fi – Tinker by Wen Spencer
  16. A book by a dead author – Venetia by Georgette Heyer
  17. Summer word in the title – The Summer Bride by Anne Gracie
  18. A book with a terrible cover – Wolf Who Rules by Wen Spencer
  19. Adapted for the big screen – Persuasion by Jane Austen
  20. Read on vacation – Illusion Town by Jayne Castle (my newspaper on break)
  21. Graphic novel or comic book – Saga, Volume 1 by Brian K. Vaughan, Fiona Staples
  22. Read on a boat, tent or cabin – Diplomatic Immunity by Lois McMaster Bujold (read on my balcony)
  23. First book of a new series – The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet by Becky Chambers
  24. YA or children’s title – The Audition (short story, Seraphina #0.5) by Rachel Hartman


The reviews of a couple of the latest books are coming.