Books I Read in June & Whether or Not You Should Read Them.

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  1. Lauren Honeycutt

    June 24th, 2016 at 1:21 pm

    I'm so torn about whether or not to read Me Before You–It's on my to-read list, but I know it's just going to leave me in BUCKETS of tears!

  2. Carly Blogs Here

    June 24th, 2016 at 1:25 pm

    I so wish I could read Me Before You for the first time again- so good! I've been in a huge reading rut and feel like everything I've read has been so iffy/ I just can't get into it.

  3. Krystal // The Krystal Diaries

    June 24th, 2016 at 1:55 pm

    I actually have no idea what Me Before You is about even with the movie out or coming out but I think I need to read it pretty soon

  4. BLovedBoston

    June 24th, 2016 at 2:22 pm

    Loved Me Before You – now I need to see the movie! xo, Biana –BlovedBoston

  5. Britt Hanson

    June 24th, 2016 at 3:09 pm

    I am literally the only person I know who hated Me Before You, hahahah. BUT that other book sounds super interesting! I'm excited to pick it up!

  6. Allison

    June 25th, 2016 at 12:57 am

    Read my comment below Britt. I hated the ending so much that I just can't recommend this book to others! Haha.

  7. Candace Shiflet

    June 24th, 2016 at 3:15 pm

    I need to make time for reading again!! Especially books like these that sound SO GOOD!!

  8. Meghan

    June 24th, 2016 at 3:18 pm

    Still wanting to read Me Before You!

  9. Bella Ramos

    June 24th, 2016 at 3:24 pm

    I saw the movie, Me Before You and now I want to read the book. It was so heartbreaking and I loved the characters. I can't wait to read it… thanks for suggesting it! I'll also look into The Girl You Lost.

  10. SMD @ lifeaccordingtosteph

    June 24th, 2016 at 3:26 pm

    Loved Me Before You, not sure if I would like the other one.

  11. Pamela @ alittleglitter.com

    June 24th, 2016 at 3:47 pm

    I just finished Me Before You a few days ago. I boycotted it because I am like that. If something is super popular it turns me off, lol! I needed a new audio book though and it was sitting there staring at me so I figured what the hell. I am really glad I did though and I am now finishing up After You which is also good.

  12. Karly @ Miss in the Midwest

    June 24th, 2016 at 4:47 pm

    I'm so glad that you loved Me Before You – definitely one of my favorite books that I've read this year and probably ever. The story has still stuck with me months later.

  13. Emily

    June 24th, 2016 at 5:06 pm

    Your description of emotions while reading/after reading Me Before You is completely accurate. I finished it on a plane while the sun setting out my window and I just set there and tried to silently cry—ha!

  14. Nadine Lynn

    June 24th, 2016 at 8:10 pm

    I absolutely adored Me Before You and I even enjoyed After You. I will have to try the other book you read, I do like a good mystery from time to time!

  15. The Siberian American

    June 24th, 2016 at 8:21 pm

    We do have a very similar taste in books. šŸ™‚ The Girl You Lost is so crazy and disturbing but such a good read! I haven't read Me Before You because someone accidentally spoiled it for me, so I'm not sure if I'll feel those same emotions everyone else did now that I know the ending. šŸ™

  16. Audrey Louise

    June 24th, 2016 at 8:38 pm

    Neither of these sound like my cup of tea, but they both sound really good! I'm glad you enjoyed them!

  17. Allison

    June 25th, 2016 at 12:56 am

    Am I the only person on the planet who will not recommend Me Before You to others? I enjoyed the book, but hated the ending. Hated it. The hashtag for the movie is #liveboldly and I don't think that ending aligns. Ugh. I did love the characters though. But I love you and always enjoy your recommendations! I'm reading The Love Song of Queenie Hennessey (A follow up book to the Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry, which is a great one if you haven't read that! ). I am loving it so far.

  18. Anna

    June 25th, 2016 at 6:28 pm

    I really want to read Me Before You!! Right now I'm reading "A Tree Grows in Brooklyn" which I've heard a lot of good things about.

  19. Catherine Short

    June 26th, 2016 at 10:07 pm

    I love how two books a month is slow for you…haha. I'm the slowest reader! I've heard so many great things about Me Before You and am waiting for it to become available at my library.

  20. Kristen Woolsey

    June 26th, 2016 at 10:59 pm

    I cried my eyes out reading Me Before You. I can't bring myself to see the movie after knowing how it ends. I just finished 'What She Knew' and that is a great mystery, but an emotional roller coaster as well.
    -Kristen
    http://www.pugsandpearls.com

  21. Laura Marie Keenan

    June 27th, 2016 at 4:22 am

    Me Before You is on my to read list and I have managed to avoid any spoilers too! I need to get on it soon though!

  22. Julie @ Just the Joy's

    June 27th, 2016 at 6:27 pm

    I've heard great things about Me before you! I haven't been reading at all the last few months likeI thought I would be during summer time. Boo!

  23. Ashley @ The Wandering Weekenders

    June 27th, 2016 at 8:34 pm

    I have Me Before You on my list to read sometime soon, and I'll definitely make sure to have a box of tissues ready for crying!

  24. Sparkles and Lattes

    June 27th, 2016 at 8:51 pm

    I just finished Me Before You and I cried too. I predicted the end, but it was such a great book. I can't wait to read the sequel. Now I want to read the Girl You Lost. You have me intrigued.

  25. Melissa

    June 27th, 2016 at 11:12 pm

    Yay I love a good review šŸ™‚ Thanks for not spoiling Me Before You. I also know nothing about it other than that it's sad. I want to read it too!

    I just finished Three Wishes by Liane Moriarty and it was SO GOOD (as are all her books).

  26. Jackie @ A Better Me

    June 28th, 2016 at 2:22 pm

    I read Me Before You right before the movie came out and was lucky enough not to have it spoiled or even know what the plot was about. It's a really interesting book. I wondered if places like the place Will goes to in Switzerland or the place they went to vacation to actually exist. Lou was such a great character.

  27. Lisa

    June 28th, 2016 at 9:10 pm

    Me Before You is one of my all time favorites!

  28. Steph G

    June 29th, 2016 at 2:39 am

    Are you going to see the movie Me Before You? I'm waiting it to come to DVD so I can cry loudly on my own couch when I watch it šŸ™‚

  29. Kristen @ See You In A Porridge

    July 1st, 2016 at 2:22 pm

    i loved me before you šŸ™‚ i picked it up before it got too huge and i didn't really know the subject matter until about halfway through and then i remembered reading the synopsis months ago. so good. i have the other one on my list!

  30. Crystal

    July 10th, 2016 at 6:00 am

    I actually had a lot of issues with Me Before You, but I really want to see the movie. I'm wondering if I'll have less issues with the movie and be able to enjoy the story more. I love the other books by Jojo Moyes that I read, though, including the sequel to this one. šŸ™‚

    That thriller sounds amazing. I am putting it at the top of my TBR.

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