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Top Ten of 2016: My Ten Most Anticipated Reads of 2017

December 30th, 2016 Bridget Posted in Top Ten of 2016 5 Comments »

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Sadly, it is the last day for the Top Ten of 2016 but we are talking about our most anticipated reads of 2017 and you guys this was so hard to choose!!! I am seriously looking forward to so many books coming out next year and it seems like I keep adding stuff to my list daily!!! But I managed to narrow it down to just 10 books! Also, don’t forget to check out my co-hosts Two Chicks on Books, Fikstun, and Tales of a Ravenous Reader posts. Today, one of them is hosting a special giveaway!!!

10. Blacksouls by Nicole Castroman

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9. Sparks of Light by Janet B. Taylor

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8. Long Way Home by Katie McGarry

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7. Dark Breaks the Dawn by Sara B. Larson

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6. The Scarecrow Queen by Melinda Salisbury

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5. The Valiant by Lesley Livingston

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4. The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell

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3. Traitor to the Throne by Alwyn Hamilton

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2. Flame in the Mist by Renee Adhieh

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1. Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller

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Honorable mentions:

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Top Ten of 2016: Top Ten Book Boyfriends

December 29th, 2016 Bridget Posted in Cover Judge, Top Ten of 2016 4 Comments »

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Today for the Top Ten of 2016 the theme is book boyfriends/girlfriends, so of course I had to feature my favorite book boys! If you know me very well you know that I fall in love rather often with fictional characters. I love all different types of boys but ultimately I think my favorite is bad boys!!! Also, don’t forget to check out my co-hosts Two Chicks on Books, Fikstun, and Tales of a Ravenous Reader posts. Today, one of them is hosting a special giveaway!!!

10. Dom from The Skylighter by Becky Wallace

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9. Gray from The Forgetting by Sharon Cameron

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8. Elias from A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir

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7. Lord Kalliarkos from Poisoned Blade by Kate Elliott

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6. Aldrik from Crystal Crowned by Elise Kova

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5. Cohen from Magnetic Shift by Lucy Briand

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4. Rafe from The Beauty of Darkness by Mary E. Pearson

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3. Khalid from The Rose and The Dagger by Renee Adhieh

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2. Valek from Night Study by Maria V. Snyder

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1. Rhysand from A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas

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Top Ten of 2016: Top Ten Favorite Debuts

December 28th, 2016 Bridget Posted in Top Ten of 2016 6 Comments »

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Today for the Top Ten of 2016 it is your choice to feature whatever you want. I decided that I wanted to feature my top ten debuts because this year had so many amazing debuts! I left a couple off of this list because I featured them in my top ten reads of the year and I wanted to feature as many different books as possible, so please note that some seriously amazing debuts are missing from this list (check my list for day one to see which ones)!!! Also, make sure you stop by Fiktshun’s blog today. She has a special giveaway running with her post!!!

10. The Reader by Traci Chee

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9. The Crown’s Game by Evelyn Skye

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8. Love. Lies and Spies by Cindy Antsy

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7. A Shadow Bright and Burning by Jessica Cluess

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6. Burning Glass by Kathryn Purdie

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5. Magnetic Shift by Lucy Briand

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4. Into the Dim by Janet B. Taylor

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3. The Star Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi

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2. Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco

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1. Blackhearts by Nicole Castroman

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Top Ten of 2016: Best Covers in 2016

December 27th, 2016 Bridget Posted in Top Ten of 2016 38 Comments »

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Today for the Top Ten of 2016, I get to post my favorite covers from this year and guys this was so hard to do! Down below you can see all the prettiest but after my posts make sure to enter the international giveaway I have for any book featured during this event! So without further ado, here are my favorite covers:

10. Break Me Like a Promise by Tiffany Schmidt

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9. Siren’s Song by Mary Weber

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8. Reign of Shadows by Sophie Jordan

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7. Ivory and Bone by Julie Eshbaugh

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6. Unhooked by Lisa Maxwell

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5. Passenger by Alexandra Bracken

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4. Bright Smoke Cold Fire by Rosamund Hodge

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3. Frost Like Night by Sara Raasch

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2. A Million Worlds With You by Claudia Gray

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1. The Sleeping Prince by Melinda Salibury

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One lucky winner will win one book featured during the Top Ten of 2016 (up to $15)

(International as long as the book depository ships to you)

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Top Ten of 2016: Best Books I Have Read in 2016

December 26th, 2016 Bridget Posted in Top Ten of 2016 17 Comments »

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It is the first day of the top ten of 2016 and today we are talking about our favorite reads of this year. There were so many amazing reads and it was really hard for me to pick which ones I liked best but without further ado here are my favorites from this year:

10. The Dark Days Club by Alison Goodman

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This is a wonderful YA urban fantasy that features demon hunt and is set if Regency England!

9. Truthwitch by Susan Dennard

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This an amazing fun high fantasy that I loved!

8. The Beauty of Darkness by Mary E. Pearson

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I was so sad to see this series come to an end but I loved every minute of it!

7. The Forbidden Wish by Jessica Khory

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This was a wonderful retelling of Aladdin and I LOVED it!

6. P.S. I Like You by Kasie West

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This was seriously the cutest contemporary book that I adored!

5. Walk the Edge by Katie McGarry

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This is a sexy emotional story with amazing characters and wonderful romance!

4. Beyond the Red by Ava Jae

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This was a bloody sci-fi with a fantasy feel to it and I enjoyed every minute of it!

3. Ever the Hunted by Erin Summerill

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This was a dazzling debut that I devoured way to quickly!

2. The Rose and the Dagger by Renee Ahdieh

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This was a wonderful ending to such a fantastic duology! It was sexy, romantic and just perfection.

1.  Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton

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This was easily my favorite read this year, It was a beautiful high fantasy that had everything!!!

What were your favorite reads this year??? Tell me in the comments or better yet post your own blog post and sign up in our linky.

 



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