Posts Categorized: Top Ten Tuesday

Dec 17
Top Ten Tuesday # 34: New to Me Authors in 2013

Top Ten Tuesday # 34: New to Me Authors in 2013

  Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is: Top Ten New to Me Authors in 2013 Julie Kagawa: It seems crazy to say now, but I was not even aware of Kagawa prior to the beginning of this year.  Since then, I’ve devoured nearly all of her books, much like her vampires devour humans in the Blood of Eden series.  Even better, I got… Read more »


Dec 09
Top Ten Tuesday # 33: My Winter TBR

Top Ten Tuesday # 33: My Winter TBR

  Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is: I’ve already done TTT posts for my can’t-wait-for sequels and my most anticipated books of 2014, so this post captures lots of the books that weren’t included on those lists.  Even with these three posts, I could still keep adding books! Dangerous Women by George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois Control by Lydia Kang A Mad, Wicked Folly… Read more »


Dec 02
Top Ten Tuesday # 32: Most Anticipated Books of 2014

Top Ten Tuesday # 32: Most Anticipated Books of 2014

  Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is: I’ve already included a lot of my most anticipated 2014 book in a previous list of can’t-wait-for sequels.  So I decided to make this list all about authors who are new to me. Red Rising by Pierce Brown Vitro by Jessica Khoury Grasshopper Jungle by Andrew Smith A Death-Struck Year by Makiia Lucier Dangerous by Shannon… Read more »


Nov 25
Top Ten Tuesday # 31: I Am Thankful For…

Top Ten Tuesday # 31: I Am Thankful For…

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is: 1) My library.  My tax dollars that go towards my library is money very well-spent.  I am so fortunate to have access to a huge array of free books.  I’d estimate that about 80 – 90% of the books on my TBR are in my library’s collection.  We can reserve books in advance, and that allows me… Read more »


Nov 18
Top Ten Tuesday # 30: Books For Fans of Kick-Ass Heroines

Top Ten Tuesday # 30: Books For Fans of Kick-Ass Heroines

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is: Karou from Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor: Kicking demon ass. Alyssa from Splintered by A.G. Howard: Kicking ass in Wonderland. Katniss from The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins: Kicking Capitol ass. June from Legend by Marie Lu: Kicking Republic ass. Em from All Our Yesterdays by Cristin Terrill: Kicking ass while time traveling. Tris… Read more »


Nov 11
Top Ten Tuesday #29: Books Most In Need of a Cover Re-Design

Top Ten Tuesday #29: Books Most In Need of a Cover Re-Design

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is: Books Most In Need of a Cover Re-Design This hurts because Julie Kagawa is one of my favorite authors, and I love the Blood of Eden series.  But I’ve got problems with both of these covers.  The MC in this series is Asian, and the girl on the cover of The Immortal Rules is…not.  The decision to… Read more »


Nov 05
Top Ten Tuesday: Sequels I Can’t Wait To Get My Hands On

Top Ten Tuesday: Sequels I Can’t Wait To Get My Hands On

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is: Top Ten Sequels I Can’t Wait To Get My Hands On Some of these sequels don’t have covers or titles yet; in those cases, I’ve included the cover for the first book.  The Winner’s Curse # 2 by Marie Rutkoski   Warm Bodies # 2 by Isaac Marion    Witchfall (Tudor Witch Trilogy # 2) by Victoria Lamb You… Read more »


Oct 29
Top Ten Tuesday: Scariest Book Covers

Top Ten Tuesday: Scariest Book Covers

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and weeks topic is:  Scariest Book Covers For each of the covers below, I’ve included some of the alternate/foreign covers, but the large version is the one I deem the scariest. Haunted by Chuck Palahniuk:  The expression on this face is pure terror.  What could he be looking at? Flesh & Bone by Jonathan Maberry: This is a case of less is more.  The… Read more »