January 2013 Monthly Recap

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on February 7, 2013 | 4 Comments

Ok, so I’m running a bit late this month. I’ve just had a lot of posts lately (the end and beginning of the month is always crazy busy!) and haven’t really had time to post it.

Random Reads (8): For Darkness Shows the Stars [NOT COMPLETED – couldn’t get into the book]
January 2013 Monthly Reading Challenge [COMPLETED 5/5]

Music Mondays
I wanted to make this a regular, but I just don’t have the time. Sorry guys! Maybe one day…

TGIF/Follow Fridays
1/11 Follow Friday (46): Supernatural being you want to exist
1/18 Follow Friday (47): Favorite villain
1/25 Follow Friday (48): Books that kept you up late

Undersea Spoils
(a replacement for IMM)
1/20 Undersea Spoils (19): My first ARC package! Unravel Me, The Ward, Fragments
1/27 Undersea Spoils (20): Destroy Me, Stung, Transparent, Another Little Piece

Undersea Spotlight
New Tuesday feature! Interested in being featured? Sign up here :)
1/1 Lola @ Reading by Lamplight
1/8 Melissa @ Writer Grrl Reads
1/15 Debdatta @ B00k R3vi3ws
1/22 Ashley @ My Two Cents
1/29 Jessica @ Booked Up!

Blog Tours:
1/4 Release Promo Blitz: Excerpt & Giveaway
1/5 Doomed Tour: Review & Giveaway
1/17 Obscura Burning Blitz: Excerpt & Giveaway
1/26 Persistence of Vision Tour: Interview & Giveaway

1/4 Release
1/5 Doomed
1/17 Obscura Burning
1/26 Persistence of Vision
1/31 Destroy Me & Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi

Other posts:
1/3 2013 PnRC: January is for Vampires
1/6 2013 Dystopia Reading Challenge
1/12 2013 Sequel Challenge
1/19 PLAGIARISM SUCKS: It’s more than just drama!
1/23 Books I Didn’t Finish in January


Book Reviews (11)

1/2 The Disenchantments by Nina LaCour: 2.5/5 starfish
1/7 Touch of Death by Kelly Hashway: 2.5/5 starfish
1/5 Doomed by Tracy Deebs: 3.5/5 starfish
1/9 Crescendo by Becca Fitzpatrick: 4/5 starfish
1/10 Abandon by Meg Cabot: 2.5/5 starfish (audio)
1/14 Silence by Becca Fitzpatrick: 3.5/5 starfish
1/16 Legend by Marie Lu: 4.5/5 starfish (audio)
1/21 Blood Red Road by Moira Young: 5/5 starfish (audio)
1/28 Asunder by Jodi Meadows: 4/5 starfish
1/30 Destroy Me by Tahereh Mafi: 5/5 starfish
1/31 Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi: 5+/5 starfish (King of the Sea Award)

Average rating: 3.8
Pages read: 3,933 (about the same as December)


At the end of December:

Total # of posts: 32
Followers at end of month: GFC=1372, NB=151
Facebook likes: 769
Twitter followers: 1,270
Pageviews: 59,232

Most commented post (besides giveaways): 
Plagiarism Sucks: It’s More Than Just Drama (37 comments and a whopping 1,538 pageviews!)



Jessi (Geo)

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4 responses to “January 2013 Monthly Recap

  1. Felicia

    Sounds like you’ve had a very busy month. Hopefully you’ll have some time to breathe :) Thanks for stopping by my blog!

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