April Book Haul | A mix of genres & Brandon Sanderson books!

After reading «Steelheart» by Brandon Sanderson, I decided to go ahead and order the rest of the books in the series and also the 2nd and 3rd books in Mistborn series, so I can finally binge read some Sanderson works!

Me ordering books online can sometimes be a little dangerous. I got slightly carried away and ended up getting some other books that have been on my TBR list for far too long!

Brandon sanderson books:


«The Girl in the Tower» by Katherine Arden

The magical adventure begun in The Bear and the Nightingalecontinues as brave Vasya, now a young woman, is forced to choose between marriage or life in a convent and instead flees her home—but soon finds herself called upon to help defend the city of Moscow when it comes under siege… (more)

«The Winter of the Witch» by Katherine arden

Moscow has burned nearly to the ground, leaving its people searching for answers – and someone to hold accountable. Vasya finds herself on her own, amid a rabid mob that calls for her death, blaming her witchery for their misfortune.Then a vengeful demon returns, renewed and stronger than ever, determined to spread chaos in his wake and… (more)

«The anatomy of dreams» by chloe benjamin

When Sylvie Patterson, a bookish student at a Northern California boarding school, falls in love with a spirited, elusive classmate named Gabe, they embark on an experiment that changes their lives. Their headmaster, Dr. Adrian Keller, is a charismatic medical researcher who has staked his career on the therapeutic potential of lucid dreaming: by teaching his patients to become conscious during sleep, he believes he can relieve stress and trauma. Over the next six years… more

«the humans» by matt haig

The Humans is a funny, compulsively readable novel about alien abduction, mathematics, and that most interesting subject of all: ourselves. Combine Douglas Adams’s irreverent take on life, the universe, and everything with a genuinely moving love story, and you have some idea of the humor, originality, and … more

«the rosie project» by graeme simsion

Meet Don Tillman. Don is getting married. He just doesn’t know who to yet. But he has designed a very detailed questionnaire to help him find the perfect woman. One thing he already knows, though, is that it’s not Rosie. Absolutely, completely, definitely not… more

«sharp objects» by gillian flynn

When two girls are abducted and killed in Missouri, journalist Camille Preaker is sent back to her home town to report on the crimes. Long-haunted by a childhood tragedy and estranged from her mother for years, Camille suddenly finds herself installed once again in her family’s mansion, reacquainting herself with her distant mother and the half-sister she barely knows… more

«The goldfinch» by donna tartt

It begins with a boy. Theo Decker, a thirteen-year-old New Yorker, miraculously survives an accident that kills his mother. Abandoned by his father, Theo is taken in by the family of a wealthy friend. Bewildered by his strange new home on Park Avenue, disturbed by schoolmates who don’t know how to talk to him, and tormented above all by his unbearable longing for his… more

«the knife of never letting go» patrick ness

Prentisstown isn’t like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else’s thoughts in an overwhelming, never-ending stream of Noise. Just a month away from the birthday that will make him a man, Todd and his dog, Manchee – whose thoughts Todd can hear, too, whether he wants to or not – stumble upon an area of complete silence. They find that in a town where privacy is impossible, something terrible has been hidden … more


I’ve already read «The Humans» by Matt Haig. I’m not sure if I will be writing review for it. Let’s just say that I wasn’t a big fan of Matt Haig’s writing style.

What book should I pick up next? Have you read any of these?

Let me know in the comments below!

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11 thoughts on “April Book Haul | A mix of genres & Brandon Sanderson books!

      1. I just bought two today … he-he. In April, I bought:

        “Famous in a Small Town” by Emma Mills
        “Love & Gelato” by Jenna Evans Welch (had to … we share the same name)
        “If I’m Being Honest” by Emily Wibberley

        In May, I’ve so far bought …

        “Nocturnal” by Wilder Poetry
        “With the Fire on High” by Elizabeth Acevedo
        “Red, White and Royal Blue” by Casey McQuiston

        So much for my “book buying ban” … UGH … I’ll just starve

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        1. Oh no, do you want me to send you some cookies? 😀
          «Nocturna»?!!?!? I’m so excited!!! (even though it’s you who bought it and not me). When do you think you’ll read it? Like tonight? So you can tell me how you liked it? 😀

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