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October 2017 Wrap-Up

In October I read a total of 9 books, which isn't as much as I would have liked, but good nonetheless. To start off I continued on with the Grishaverse and read Ruin and Rising, The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic, and Six of Crows, all of which are by Leigh Bardugo. I loved all of them because they were a great ending to a series, addition to the universe, and an amazing beginning to a new series.
Next, I have the Avatar: The Last Airbender: the Search Parts 1, 2, and 3. I loved all of them because I was a fan of the show when I was younger and these just add to those memories. Next I have The Crucible, which was alright. I read it for school and I can say that I did not hate it, but it definitely wasn't my favorite. Lastly, I have Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard: The Ship of the Dead, which I really enjoyed. It was the perfect ending to the series and I'm happy of the representation that the book brought with it.

October 2017 Owlcrate

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This month's Owlcrate box, Find Me in the Forest, was a pretty good one! To start we have two Where the Wild Things Are magnetic bookmarks which are adorable! Next is a Harry Potter inspired mug which has Hagrid's Hut, the Forbidden Forest, a unicorn, and more on it! To drink in that mug we have a Sherwood Forest Earl Grey and Blueberry Tea from Riddle's Tea Shoppe and Curiosities, and to go with both of them is a cute coaster that says "All Good Things Are Wild and Free". Up next is a candle from In the Wick of Time in the scent of Cabeswater. This is from one of my favorite series, the Raven Cycle, and it smells amazing! Lastly, we have a Princess Mononoke print, which I haven't watched yet, but definitely want to.
Finally, we have the book, which is Wild Beauty by Anna Marie McLemore, which comes with a signed bookplate, a letter from the author, a packet of Forget-Me-Not seeds, and the pin of the month.