August 2019 TBR

Hello friends and fellow book lovers! After a hugely productive July, I’m ready to take it slow when it comes to reading in August. Plus it’s my birthday so I’m only planning on reading books that I REALLY want to read. No sense in wasting my time with books that I don’t absolutely love during my birthday month.

Add in that it’s my Jonas Brothers concert, too. I’m just excited about everything all around so let’s get into the books I plan on reading in August!

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1. The Charlotte Holmes series by Brittany Cavallaro

In August, I’m doing 3 buddy-reads. The first of which is going to be the first 3 books in the Charlotte Holmes series by Brittany Cavallaro. I’ve never read these books before and I’m excited to be buddy-reading them with Jenna from Bookmark Your Thoughts. Jenna and I are reading the first book while Sofia from Bookish Wanderess is reading books 2-4 with us.

Mostly, I’m just excited to see if I end up liking this book and see if the other ladies share similar reactions. Overall, it’s just going to be a fun time. 😀

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2. New Moon (Twilight #2) by Stephenie Meyer

As mentioned in my wrap-up, I said that Ellyn and I are going to be buddy-reading the Twilight series. I’m especially excited for this book though as I was firmly on Team Jacob so I’m curious to see my reactions to this book now. Maybe it might be a little bit too relatable since I got broken up with this year. However, I’m always happy to buddy-read with Ellyn

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3. The Right Swipe by Alisha Rai

The last buddy read I’m doing for August is of The Right Swipe by Alisha Rai. I saw that Melanie and Amy picked this for their Dragons & Tea Book Club so I decided to join in as I already have it preordered. I honestly don’t know much about this book and I’m excited to read it with everyone and see our reactions. 🙂

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4. The rest of the Sugar Baby series by Rebekah Weatherspoon

Before I cancel my Scribd subscription, I want to read the rest of Rebekah Weatherspoon’s Sugar Baby series. They’re basically novella-length and are featuring the same two characters from the first book. I can’t wait to see what happens next with these two and if I’m going to end up, enjoying this series as a whole.

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5. The Perfect Date by Evelyn Lozada

I decided to buy this book to use up the rest of my gift card and I’m honestly excited about it. I know the reviews aren’t super positive but I’m going in with moderate expectations. I think it features baseball as the main plot-point and I love baseball so I’m crossing my fingers. Either way, I wanted to save this for August as I’ve been highly anticipating it.

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6. Fix Her Up by Tessa Bailey

The last book on my August TBR is one that everyone’s been raving about on Booktube and I’m finally going to read it. I think this book features the friends-to-lovers trope which is one of my favorites. Plus the love interest is a retired baseball player and THAT IS MY SHIT so yes, I’m excited. It’s also steamy which is honestly all I need to hear so yeah, I’m SO hyped for this one.


Those are all the books I plan on reading in August although I’m sure I’ll probably squeeze in a few more. Guess we’ll have to wait and see but for right now, those are my tentative plans. 🙂

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11 thoughts on “August 2019 TBR

  1. Ellyn says:

    I really enjoyed the first 3 Charlotte Holmes books, they’re all really interesting! I hope you like them too!

    I’m also excited for New Moon, I have no idea what we’re going to think of it!

    I’m planning on reading Fix Her Up soon too once my hold comes in at the library – I’ve heard only good things!

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