May 2020 Wrap Up

Hello my fellow Book Dragons

I hope everyone has had a good May and have a fantastic reading plan for June.

So this is what my May looked like in books, as usual please click the picture of the book to go to my review.

Books I read in May

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller



352 Pages

Format read: Paperback

5/5 Dragons








The Fall of Icarus by Ovid



56 Pages

Format read: Paperback

5/5 Dragons







The Complete Poems by Catullus



224 Pages

Format read: Paperback

3/5 Dragons







Katherine of Aragon, the True Queen by Alison Weir



624 pages

Format read: Paperback

4/5 Dragons







The Dolphins, the Whales and Gudgeon by Aesop



58 Pages

Format read: Paperback

5/5 Dragons






Total pages read in May: 1314

So not as many pages or as many books as April but still a good month for reading. Please drop me a link with your monthly wrap up or any thoughts on the books I have read this month.

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May 2019 Wrap Up

Well another month is over and a new one has begun, so I thought I had better reflect on May. In my reflection of May I realise just how little reading I did. No wonder I’ve felt stressed, if I don’t read enough I always get grumpy. June I must read more!

Firstly, I would like to say a big thank you for all the likes and comments in May and also a big hello to my new followers, I hope you will enjoy reading my blog.

There were good elements of May on the blog, for one thing we celebrated Star Wars Day and I have decided to tackle my first every reading challenge over the Summer, which I am very excited about.

Sadly, I only managed to read 5 rather short books over May. Here they are (if you click the picture it will take you to the review):-

Star Sullivan by Maeve Binchy


128 pages

3/5 Dragons








Under the Garden by Graham Greene


87 pages

3/5 Dragons








The Brontesaurus: An A-Z of Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte (and Branwell) by John Sutherland


176 pages

5/5 Dragons









The Immortal City by Amy Kuivalainen


324 pages

5/5 Dragons









Too Many Coincidences by Jeffrey Archer


40 pages

1/5 Dragons









Total pages:- 755

Total pages this year so far: 7420

Rather disappointing I know but fingers crossed for a better month in June.


Poems Celebrated in May 2019

Desiderata by Max Ehrmann

Life by Charlotte Bronte

There Is No Frigate Like A Book by Emily Dickinson

Mary Celeste by Judith Nicholls

The Throstle by Alfred, Lord Tennyson


Quotes Celebrated in May 2019


William Congreve

Robert Frost

George Eliot

Claude Debussy


So that is my month of May, hopefully June will be better on the reading front. I hope you all had a good May and have some exciting plans for June.

Please drop me a link to your May Wrap Ups I would love to read them.

Happy Reading.