So I’m pleased to say that I completed this challenge. I did however DNF a couple BUT I did try them and I did give them a good go before I DNF’d them, so I’m calling that a success!
Here’s how I rated them all….
- My Dark Vanessa – Kate Elizabeth Russell ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- The Last Thing to Burn – Will Dean ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- This is Going to Hurt – Adam Kay ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- The Tattooist of Auschwitz – Heather Morris ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- How Do You Like Me Now? – Holly Bourne ⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- The Fellowship of The Ring – J R R Tolkein ❌❌❌DNF
- The Poet X – Elizabeth Acevdeo ⭐️⭐️/5
- The Chain – Adrain McKinty ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- The Executioner – Chris Carter ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- The Book Thief – Markus Zusak ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- The Cactus – Sarah Haywood ⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- A Short History of England – Simon Jenkins ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- Sapiens – Yuval Noah Harari ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- The Goldfinch – Donna Tart ❌❌❌DNF
- In Case You Missed It – Lindsey Kelk ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- Where the Crawdads Sign – Delia Owens⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- The Silent Patient – Alex Michaelides ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- Circe – Madeline Miller ❌❌❌DNF
- Close to Home – Cara Hunter ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
- The One Hundred Years of Lenni and Margot – Marianna Cronin ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️/5
So that’s – 12 five star ratings, 1 four star rating, 3 three star ratings, 1 two star rating and 3 DNF’s.
This is also the moment I realise I only picked 20 books for this challenge, not 21 (doh!!)
Did you read any of these books? What did you think of them?