Most Anticipated Reads | January – April 2021

The new year is upon us and with that there is a whole host of new books waiting for their time in the sun. That time is publication day and with so many book publications being delayed in 2020, 2021 looks like it is shaping up to be a great year for new reads! These are my 12 most anticipated books being published in the 1st quarter of 2021. They are organized in groups with the top tier being the ones I am most excited for down to ones on my radar but perhaps not yanking my purse strings so firmly. All links lead to the book’s Goodreads page.

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Most Disappointing Reads of 2020

Let me begin by saying that 2020 as a year was, as we all know, miserable. I’ve not spoken to a single person who has said, “Yeah, 2020 was great! I accomplished so much and was happy!” That is just not a thing people say. However, reading wise, I had a very productive year finishing my most books ever in a year at 64. There were many books on that list that I loved, and you can see my favorite books of the year here, but along with that were a few duds. These are my more disappointing reads of 2020.

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November Wrap Up

Here we are, once again, at the end of a month in 2020 where you don’t know where the time went or how you got here. Hi, how are you? Are you doing alright? Are we all in a cycle of existential dread or is it just me? Sigh. Either way, I actually read books in November. Hooray! After spending a large chunk of the year in a reading slump I am surprised now when I actually manage to get some reading done.

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