December 2019 Yearly Challenge Wrap Up

I’m going to keep this short since I’ll be doing a yearly challenge wrap up post soon.

For December:

Goodreads:  13

Pages Read:  4,114

New Release:  3

Audio:  1

Asian:  2


I do know that I met all my goals for the year.





December 2019 Book Haul


I was really good with my buying in December (had to prepare for January).  I purchased one hardcover that was a pre-order and one ebook from a kindle sale.  Everything else came from publishers.  I was so very lucky in December and I’m so grateful for everything sent.


Purchased (one physical, one ebook):


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December 2019 Wrap Up


My reading wasn’t too bad in December.  I got more in the mood to read the last week of the month and I read a lot of books I liked.  (These are not in order.)


Keystone 4 1/2 stars

Diamond City  4 stars  ARC

Tweet Cute  5 stars  ARC

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TBR and Beyond’s December 2019 Challenge “Dobby’s Holiday Bash”


I think this month’s challenge is so freaking cute!  Who doesn’t love Dobby?  You can join the event HERE.  You must be a member of the TBR and Beyond facebook group.  I hope you join us.  The group just hit over 5000 members and it’s always a lot of fun.



This month our challenge is “Dobby’s Holiday Bash” event. The graphics for the challenge will be in the comments below, as well in the general group. Feel free to print it out and mark it up as you please.

This one is really interactive, so it’s a little different from past challenges. This one you have a little paper doll set up – for each challenge, you get a set of clothing for your Dobby ! Your goal is to get him all ready for the holidays by following the prompts!

Prize this month will be any book from Book Depository (up to $15 US).

Prize Entries –
Each book read is worth one entry.
Finish the game – 5 extra entries.

Second Prize!
Potter Bookmark, Earrings and Necklace from Mireille Chartier‘s beautiful Etsy shop!

Extra Entry Chances:
Color your Dobby doll and his holiday background – five extra entries
Complete all interactive prompts (showing socks and such) – five extra entries.


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Most Anticipated December 2019 YA Books


There aren’t too many books coming out in December, but I still found a handful that I’m excited for or that I think others are excited for.  I apologize if any of these dates have changed.  I found one and removed it, but there could be others.


December 1st:



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