Recursion by Blake Crouch
Published by Crown Publishing on June 11th, 2019
Genres: Science Fiction
“But what do you cling to, moment to moment, if memories can simply change. What, then, is real?”
This is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone
Published by Gallery / Saga Press on July 16th, 2019
Genres: Science Fiction, LGBTQIA
“So in this letter I am yours. Not Garden’s, not your mission’s, but yours, alone.”
*ARC received via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.
Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
Published by Reagan Arthur Books on April 2nd, 2013
Genres: Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Science Fiction
“What if we had a chance to do it again and again, until we finally did get it right? Wouldn’t that be wonderful?”
Severance by Ling Ma
Published by Picador USA on August 14th, 2018
Genres: Dystopian, Science Fiction
“A second chance doesn’t mean you’re in the clear. In many ways, it is the more difficult thing. Because a second chance means that you have to try harder. You must rise to the challenge without the blind optimism of ignorance.”
April was a crazy month! I travelled to San Francisco for work and took a week off after to spend time with family. I also went to Chicago for the first time to visit some friends and to explore the Windy City.
It was also the beginning of my blog taking off! I started getting approved for ARCs, which was a huge step for me. I couldn’t believe I got approved for some of this year’s highly anticipated releases.
And I still managed to read quite a bit. I didn’t end up tackling as much of my April TBR as I would’ve liked, but I still read some amazing books and kept up with my reading goals.
I read mostly books my female and POC authors, and I also achieved my goal of reading one non-fiction book.
Here’s what I read in April: