Top Ten Tuesday|Top Ten Books I Meant To Read in 2017 But Didn’t Get To

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This weeks Top Ten Tuesday topic hosted by Broke and Bookish is Top Ten Books Meant To Read in 2017 But Didn’t Get To (But TOTALLY plan to in 2018! ) AKA: The Top 10 Books I Want to Read in 2018! There are so many great books that I had put on a tbr in 2017 or received in 2017 that I did not get the chance to read, but are at the top of my list for 2018!

♣ City of Blades by Robert Jackson Bennett 

 

♣ Station Eleven by Emily St John Mandel 

 

♣ The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden 

♣ Slaughthouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut 

♣ Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon & Shana Knizhnik

♣ The Magician by Lev Grossman 

♣ Half A King by Joe Abercrombie (reread)

 

♣ The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner

♣ Legend by Marie Lu

 

♣ The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern 

What are some book you planned to read in 2017 but never got around to but you are making a priority for 2018? 

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Adventures in Alice| Reading List

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If it isn’t already obvious I am obsessed with Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. I have been making a running list of all the retellings or books inspired by the original story. I have decided to make a post of all of them and keep track of the ones I have read and have yet to read. I feel like being such a fan it is sad I haven’t read them all before.

Young Adult

Splintered Trilogy by A.G Howard

White Rabbit Chronicles by Gena Showalter

The Looking Glass Wars by Frank Beddor

Heartless by Marissa Meyer

Queen of Hearts Saga by Colleen Oakes

Insanity Series by Cameron Jace

The Collector’s Society by Heather Lyons

Death of the Mad Hatter by Sarah J. Pepper

Gears of Wonderland by Jason G. Anderson

Adult 

After Alice by Gregory Maguire

The Chronicles of Alice by Christina Henry

Her Mad Hatter by Marie Hall

 

Are there any that I have missed and need to add to my list?

Top Ten Tuesday|Top Ten 2016 Releases I Meant To Read But Didn’t Get To (But TOTALLY plan to)

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This weeks Top Ten Tuesday topic hosted by Broke and Bookish is Top Ten 2016 Releases I Meant To Read But Didn’t Get To (But TOTALLY plan to) There are so many great books that came out in 2016 and I really didnt get to any of them.

 

♣ A COURT OF MIST AND FURY BY SARAH J. MAAS

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♣ FUTHERMORE BY TAHEREH MAFI 

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 THE GLITTERING COURT BY RICHELLE MEAD 

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♣ TRUTHWITCH BY SUSAN DENNARD

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♣ YESTERNIGHT BY CAT WINTERS

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♥ WHAT LIGHT BY JAY ASHER

♣ HEARTLESS BY MARISSA MEYES

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♣ CITY OF BLADES BY ROBERT JACKSON BENNET

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♣ SALT TO THE SEA BY RUTA SEPETYS 

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THREE DARK CROWNS BY KENDARE BLAKE 

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What 2016 releases did you not get to but plan on trying to read this year?

Top Ten Tuesday | Top Authors I Have Only Read One Book From But NEED To Read More!

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This weeks Top Ten Tuesday topic hosted by Broke and Bookish is Top Ten Authors I Have Only Read One Book From But NEED To Read More!!! I feel like I do this a lot, I read a book by an author and than go out and buy all of their books! So a lot of these authors I already own a ton of there published work if there is some, but I just haven’t gotten around to reading more yet and I tried to think of those that have more than one series/stand alone work. These are also in no particular order and sadly there is not 10 I had a really hard time finding ones that fit into this category.

Joe Abercrombie

I have read his most recent release, Half A King and absolutely loved it! He writes Fantasy and has another trilogy that is talked about quite a lot and I would really like to read those books as well!

Jennifer L. Armentrout

Technically I have read more than one book by her because I have also read a prequel and novella, but I am counting it as one book. I own at least 6 books right now by her and plan to own all of her books sometime soon. She has quickly become an auto-buy author for me. I really enjoy her writing, it is so youthful and fun!

Holly Black

I can’t believe I haven’t read more by Holly Black yet. I own the rest in the Modern Faerie trilogy and want to read them very soon. I have heard nothing but great things about her other works as well and I am really excited about The Iron Trials by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare.

Patrick Ness

There is a lot of love for Ness in the book community. I fell completely in love with his writing and story telling in A Monster Calls. I own the first book in the Chaos Walking trilogy and have had my eye on More Than This! 

J.R.R Tolkien  

I am embarrassed that I have only read The Hobbit. 

Scott Lynch

Since I have only just started the second book I am counting this author. He is a mastermind with his world building and writing. I need to continue with this series because it is just too good and I feel like I just keep putting it off because I don’t want it to end and have to wait for the next book.

Stephen King 

This is also quite embarrassing because I feel like I own quite a few of his books, but I think I have only read (cover to cover) one of his books. I have watch a few of the movies based off his books and need to read more because I really do love his writing.

Who are some of the authors you need to read more work from ?