author: sarah j maas

Mini Reviews | 1-3

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There’s plenty of book I read that I never get around to doing a full review of. Either because I don’t feel like I have anything to add or I just left it too long. So I thought I’d revisit some of those books from this year.

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Wrap Up: January 2018

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1. Queen of Shadows by Sarah J Maas (Throne of Glass #4) ★★★★☆

2. Andorra Pett and the Oort Cloud Cafe by Richard Dee* ★★★☆☆

3. Bird Box by Josh Malerman ★★★★★

4. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte ★★★★☆

5. Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery (Anne of Green Gables #1) ★★★☆☆

6. A Spell in the Country by Heide Goody and Iain Grant* ★★★★☆

*I received a copy of this book to take part in the Blog Tour (coming February)

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Top 10 Books of 2017

I read a total of 110 book this year, and there were some really great ones. These are the best of them.

Honorable Mentions

Before we commence with my top 10 here’s a couple of honorable mentions.

Station Eleven by Emily St John Mandel was a re-read this year, and it’s solidly placed it into my favourite books of all time. Meanwhile Force of Nature by Jane Harper was a close contender for my top 10, except it’s not due for release until 2018 in the UK. My post on the blog tour is coming in February.

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Wrap Up: August 2017

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After a weak July, I had a mega reading month in August! I had a week off from work, and spent it reading on a balcony over looking the sea. Bliss!

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2017 TBR

2017

While I don’t make monthly TBRs, I did want to check in with my (huge) TBR list to see which books I wanted to make a priority list for next year. So, here’s 17 books I want to read in 2017!

CONTINUING SERIES

1) The Daughter of Smoke and Bone Trilogy by Laini Taylor (#2 & #3)

I really enjoyed Daughter of Smoke and Bone last year, so I’m keen to get to the rest of the series. In fact, I’m currently reading Days of Blood and Starlight.

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Top 10 Books of 2016

2016

2016 has been a great reading year for me! I posted my reading statistics a few days ago.

This is a list of my personal favourite books from those I read during 2016.

Honourable Mentions: Coraline by Neil Gaiman, A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini, Through the Woods by Emily Carroll, Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

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November Wrap Up

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I had a brilliant reading month in November, picking up some of my favourite books of the year!

 

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