The first week of August has already come and gone which means it’s time for an update on my #ARC August reading goals! So far, I have read three graphic novels and I am half way through reading my first full length ARC. Before I get into details, if you would like to join in on ARC August shenanigans, see my earlier post on how to join!
ARCs I Have Read / Started Reading
Project Pandora by Aden Polydoros
I started reading an ARC of Project Pandora by Aden Polydoros which was provided to me by Entangled Teen via NetGalley. I’m about halfway through at the moment and it’s definitely intriguing so far, however it is a tad slow paced for me personally! I’m hoping it picks up soon as I plan to finish this one today!
Taproot by Keezy Young
Taproot is a graphic novel ARC that was provided to me by Diamond Book Distributors via NetGalley. This one was super cute, but ultimately I felt as though there was just too much going on in the storyline. I did really enjoy it though and it was super fast paced.
Generations by Flavia Biondi
Next up was Generations by Flavia Biondi which was also a graphic novel ARC that was provided to me by Diamond Book Distributors via NetGalley. This one was less cute and contained more serious elements. It was a coming of age story that dealt a lot with acceptance, especially acceptance from your family. I really enjoyed reading this one.
Lighter Than My Shadow by Katie Green
The final graphic novel ARC that I picked up this week was Lighter Than My Shadow by Katie Green which was also provided to me by Diamond Book Distributors via NetGalley. This one was a lot longer than the first two and also a lot darker. It dealt with a lot of hard hitting topics such as eating disorders, anxiety and OCD. While it was a tough one to read mentally, it was really well done.
You can find full reviews for each of these titles on my blog coming soon!
More titles on my to-read list for ARC August:
- Are You Sleeping by Kathleen Barber
- A Map For Wrecked Girls by Jessica Taylor
- Maybe In Paris by Rebecca Christiansen
- My Fairy Godmother Is A Drag Queen by David Clawson
- The Love Interest by Cale Dietrich
- White Bodies by Jane Robins
- On The Spectrum by Jennifer Gold
- Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds
- The Nowhere Girls by Amy Reed
- Siege Of Shadows by Sarah Raughley
- As You Wish by Chelsea Sedotti
- Warren The 13th And The Whispering Woods by Tania Del Rio
- The Edge Of Everything by Jeff Giles
- To Catch A Killer by Sheryl Scarborough
- Generation Zero, Vol.1 by Fred Van Lente
- Life Moves Pretty Fast by Hadley Freeman
- Genius: The Game by Leopoldo Gout
- They’re Not Like Us, Vol.1 by Eric Stephenson
- ODY-C, Vol.1 by Matt Fraction
Stay tuned for my next #ARCAugust wrap up coming next week!
Thank you for reading!