October 2021 Wrap Up

Welcome back to another Monthly Wrap Up here at Speaking Of! I have been awful at posting wrap ups this year, because boy has it been a year! We sold our first home, bought a new house, moved cities, and are gearing up to welcome a new family member in 2022. Busy doesn’t even begin…

The Keeper of Night

I’m a huge fan of YA fantasy, but I think I’ve decided I’m not a huge fan of fantasy duologies. I have started to notice, at least in the duologies I have read recently, is a big issue with pacing. Most fantasy stories need time to develop and establish world-building. I find that the first…

October 2021 Book of the Month

Happy first day of October! Who is in the mood for all the witchy and spooky reads right now? Well Book of the Month delivered this month with some great options. A little something for everyone to tap into Halloween vibes! For October we had 10 new books to pick from! 11 if you include…

October 2021 | BOTM Prediction

Welcome to fall and back to this month’s edition of Book of the Month Predictions! I am craving all of the witchy, spooky, and thrilling reads this month, so I am hoping for some great choices this month! Not that I’ve read all of my September picks but I can’t help it if my reading…

October 2021 Most Anticipated

Heading into the last quarter of 2021 and we are finally in my favorite season of the year: FALL! I love all the comfy vibes that come during September and October, and especially love any excuse to pick up some spooky and witchy reads! While there are still plenty of books I’m excited for releases…