Posts Tagged: Top Ten Tuesday

Aug 24
Books That Would Be on My Syllabus If I Taught Girls About Unhealthy Relationships

Books That Would Be on My Syllabus If I Taught Girls About Unhealthy Relationships

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given, and this week’s topic is: Books That Would Be on My Syllabus If I Taught Girls About Unhealthy Relationships One of the things that bothers me about some YA and NA books is how they idealize obsessive, possessive relationships.  Instead of depicting these relationships as unhealthy, destructive, and potentially very dangerous, some authors seem to think that possessiveness expressed by a… Read more »


Jul 14
The Last Ten Books That Came Into My Possession

The Last Ten Books That Came Into My Possession

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given, and this week’s topic is: The Last Ten Books That Came Into My Possession 1) The Last Town by Blake Crouch: This book is the last in the trilogy which is the basis for the new Fox show, Wayward Pines.  Anyone else watching the show?  After the first couple of episodes aired, I got the first book, Wayward, from my library, and… Read more »


Jun 29
Top Ten Books I’ve Read In 2015 (so far)

Top Ten Books I’ve Read In 2015 (so far)

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given, and this week’s topic is: Top Ten Books I’ve Read in 2015 1) Uprooted by Naomi Novik 2) The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh 3) Pines by Blake Crouch 4) The Kind Worth Killing by Peter Swanson 5) The Storyspinner by Becky Wallace 6) Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli 7) Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson 8) Firefight by Brandon Sanderson 9) The Book of Strange New… Read more »


Mar 31
Ten Books I Recently Added to My TBR

Ten Books I Recently Added to My TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given, and this week’s topic is: Ten Books I Recently Added to My TBR 1) The Complete Sherlock Holmes: The Heirloom Collection by Arthur Conan Doyle: I just purchased this collection last week on Audible. 2) 5 to 1 by Holly Bodger: Pili said this book was excellent, so that was all I needed. 3) All the Rage by Courtney Summers 4) Every Last Word by Tamara… Read more »


Mar 23
Top Ten Books From My Childhood I’d Like to Reread

Top Ten Books From My Childhood I’d Like to Reread

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given, and this week’s topic is: Top Ten Books From My Childhood I’d Like to Reread The books below are some of my favorites from when I first started reading, up until around 12.  As a child, I read kid books, teen books, adult books, as well as anything else I could get my hands on, like our family’s old set of encyclopedias, and… Read more »


Mar 16
Top Ten Books on my Spring TBR

Top Ten Books on my Spring TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given, and this week’s topic is: Top Ten Books on My Spring TBR We All Looked Up by Tommy Wallach The Wicked Will Rise by Danielle Paige Miss Mayhem by Rachel Hawkins An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli Undertow by Michael Buckley The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh Delicate Monsters… Read more »


Mar 02
Top Ten Favorite Books of the Last Two Years

Top Ten Favorite Books of the Last Two Years

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given, and this week’s topic is: Top Ten Favorite Books of the Last Two Years I revised this topic to be over the last two years, rather than the last three years.  Two years ago is when I started blogging and using Goodreads, and I’m not certain of the dates I read books prior to that.  Besides, narrowing this down to just ten in… Read more »


Jan 27
Top Ten Books I’d Like to Read With a Book Club

Top Ten Books I’d Like to Read With a Book Club

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given, and this week’s topic is: Top Ten Books I’d Like to Read With a Book Club I’ve never belonged to a book club.  Unless you count blogging, and hey, why not?  But if I did belong to an “official” book club, the books below would be at the top of my list.  I’ve already read all of them, so I’m including… Read more »