TBRs and Wrap ups

October 2020 TBR // Not-so-spooky reads

For some reason, whenever October comes around I’m never bothered about reading spooky books. I don’t tend to read based on the season and I’m not a big horror reader either, so I never feel the pull to pick up these kinds of books around Halloween.

Instead, I’ll be reading a little bit of every genre this month. We’ve got some adult fantasy, YA contemporary, romance, murder mystery, and even a classic on my ‘not-so-spooky TBR’.


The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue

50623864

Of course, this book is at the top of my October TBR. Since we’re already a week into the month, I’ve actually already finished it, but thought I’d include it on my TBR for posterity. You can check out my full review here.

Cemetery Boys

52339313. sy475

This is a carryover from my September TBR, as I didn’t get chance to read it last month. I’m really keen to pick it up this month because it sounds fantastic and seems like the ideal autumnal read (possibly the only seasonal read on this TBR).

Shine

54288935. sy475

I was lucky enough to be sent an arc of this and I then also won a finished copy too (!) so I’m reading it his month. It releases on October 15th in the UK.

Changing Faces

41583267. sy475

I’m honestly obsessed with this series. It’s a murder-mystery romance, with two queer detectives as the main characters and I just LOVE IT. So, I’ll probably be reading this and book six in October.

Sorcerer of the Wildeeps

25819519. sy475

I’ve had this on my saved list on Scribd for a while, and I’m in the mood to listen to a few shorter audiobooks this month before I pick up some longer ones, so I’m going to give this a go (it’s only 5.5 hours).

Emma

7181805. sy475

Speaking of longer audiobooks, my library hold for this just came in, so I think I might finally read it in October.

The Poet X

33294200. sy475

I’m hoping to read this for Latine/Latinx Heritage Month, which runs from September 15th to October 15th. I’ve had a copy of this on my shelves for ages, so I’m really looking forward to giving it a go.

Circe

37552456. sy475

This is our October-November pick for the new book Alison and I have started, the Sprayed Edges Book Club. Again, this has been on my TBR for a long time, so I’m glad to finally be reading it this autumn.


What are you reading in October? Have you read any of these books or are they on your TBR?

3 thoughts on “October 2020 TBR // Not-so-spooky reads

  1. I think I have taken for granted how autumnal these covers are! Like Circe, for example! That has fall colors written all over it! I just never really thought of that! Really great list here – happy reading!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s