Ten Books that Celebrate Diversity

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Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the awesome people at The Broke and the Bookish

This week’s topic is: Ten Books That Celebrate Diversity/Diverse Characters

Every Day by David LevithanEleanor & Park by Rainbow RowellThe Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen ChboskyThe Miseducation of Cameron Post by emily m. danforthFive Flavors of Dumb by Antony John

1. Every Day by David Levithan

2. Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

3. The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

4. The Miseducation of Cameron Post by Emily M. Danforth

5. Five Flavors of Dumb by Antony John

The Diviners by Libba BrayEvery Last Word by Tamara Ireland StoneA Blue so Dark by Holly SchindlerThe Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae CarsonWild Awake by Hilary T. Smith

6. The Diviners by Libba Bray  (and Lair of Dreams)

7. Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone

8. A Blue so Dark by Holly Schindler

9. The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson

10. Wild Awake by Hilary T. Smith

Last Ten Books That Came Into My Possession

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Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the awesome people at The Broke and the Bookish

This week’s topic is: Last Ten Books That Came Into My Possession

Six of Crows by Leigh BardugoFirst & Then by Emma MillsWeightless by Sarah BannanTonight the Streets Are Ours by Leila SalesThe Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfeld

1. Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

2. First & Then by Emma Mills

3. Weightless by Sarah Bannan

4. Tonight the Streets Are Ours by Leila Sales

5. The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfeld

Lair of Dreams by Libba BrayWhat Happened to Goodbye by Sarah DessenThe Last Leaves Falling by Sarah BenwellStand-Off by Andrew SmithSaint Anything by Sarah Dessen

6. Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray

7. What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen

8. The Last Leaves Falling by Sarah Benwell

9. Stand-Off by Andrew Smith

10. Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen

Top Ten Hyped Books I’ve Never Read

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Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the awesome people at The Broke and the Bookish

This week’s topic is: Top Ten Hyped Books I’ve Never Read

The Book Thief by Marcus ZusakThe Help by Katherine StockettThe Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman AlexieThe Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica MorganAmerican Gods by Neil Gaiman

1. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
I really, really need to read this.

2. The Help by Katherine Stockett
I love the movie so much, but I’m pretty ashamed to say I’ve never read the book.

3. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
This seems to be an amazing book.

4. The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan
This was mentioned on several TTT lists last week and now I can’t wait to read it!

5. American Gods by Neil Gaiman
I’ve had this book forever!

Fifty Shades of Gray by E.L. JamesThe Thirteenth Tale by Diane SetterfeldMidnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins Just One Year by Gayle Forman

6. Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James
Never had any interest in reading this.

7. The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfeld
I actually bought the audiobook while it was on sale a couple of weeks ago. So I should be reading it soon.

8. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt
I went to Savannah, GA a few weeks ago and this book was talked about a lot.

9. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
This is another book I saw on lots of TTT lists last week.

10. Just One Year by Gayle Forman
I loved the first book. I have no idea why I haven’t read this one.

Top Ten Books I’ve Read So Far In 2015

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Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the awesome people at The Broke and the Bookish

This week’s topic is: Top Ten Books I’ve Read So Far In 2015

Shadow Scale by Rachel HartmanThings We Know by Heart by Jessi KirbyRuin and Rising by Leigh BardugoThe Last Time We Said Goodbye by Cynthia HandThe Winner's Crime by Marie Rutkoski

1. Shadow Scale by Rachel Hartman

2. Things We Know by Heart by Jessi Kirby

3. Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo

4. The Last Time We Say Goodbye by Cynthia Hand

5. The Winner’s Crime by Marie Rutkoski

Saint Anything by Sarah DessenThree Day Summer by Sarvenaz TashTo Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee11/22/63 by Stephen KingThe Wrath and the Dawn Renee Ahdieh

6. Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen

7. Three Day Summer by Sarvenaz Tash

8. To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee

9. 11/22/63 by Stephen King

10. The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

My Ten Favorite TTT Topics

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Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the awesome people at The Broke and the Bookish

This week’s topic is: My Ten Favorite TTT Topics

1. TBR Topics
The 10 Books on My Spring/Summer/Fall etc are always fun.

2. My Top Ten Literary BFF’s!
I want to be BFF’s with so many awesome YA characters!

3. Top Ten Books I’d Give a Theme Song To
I put so much work into this one!

4. Confessions of a Book Blogger
This was such a fun and refreshing topic!

5. Top Ten Most Vivid Worlds or Settings
Oh how I love a vivid world.

6. Anticipating Topics
I love talking about and discovering new books and debuts from an upcoming year.

7. Top Ten Character Names I Love
I love names so much…and I’m in the market for baby names again.

8. Top Ten Authors I’d Love To Have At My Thanksgiving Feast
It was so much fun to imagine this Thanksgiving dinner.

9. Top Ten Books For People Who Like__________
There’s been a few of these recommendation topics and I always enjoy them.

10. Top Ten Characters I’d Like to Switch Places With
This one was fun as well!

Top Ten Books On My TBR For Summer 2015

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Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the awesome people at The Broke and the Bookish

This week’s topic is: Top Ten Books On My TBR For Summer 2015

All We Have is Now by Lisa Schroeder Walk on Earth a Stranger by Rae CarsonLair of Dreams by Libba BrayDumplin' by Julie MurphyHow to Say I Love You Out Loud by Karole Cozzo

1. All We Have is Now by Lisa Schroeder

2. Walk on Earth a Stranger by Rae Carson

3. Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray

4. How to Say I Love You Out Loud by Karole Cozzo

5. Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy

Legacy of Kings by Eleanor HermanGo Set a Watchman by Harper Lee Stand-Off by Andrew SmithHalf Wild by Sally GreenTonight the Streets Are Ours by Leila Sales

6. Legacy of Kings by Eleanor Herman

7. Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

8. Stand-Off by Andrew Smith

9. Half Wild by Sally Green

10. Tonight the Streets Are Ours by Leila Sales

Top Ten Most Anticipated Releases For the Rest of 2015

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Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the awesome people at The Broke and the Bookish

This week’s topic is: Top Ten Most Anticipated Releases For the Rest of 2015
I tried to only include books that weren’t on my 2015 list back in December. Honestly, that wasn’t too hard since there’s so many great
releases still to come.

Walk on Earth a Stranger by Rae CarsonFirst & Then by Emma MillsSix of Crows by Leigh BardugoCarry On by Rainbow RowellLegacy of Kings by Eleanor Herman

1. Walk on Earth a Stranger by Rae Carson

2. First & Then by Emma Mills

3. Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

4. Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

5. Legacy of Kings by Eleanor Herman

Dumplin' by Julie MurphyDaughters Unto Devils by Amy LukavicsHunter by Mercedes LackeyTonight the Streets Are Ours by Leila SalesThe Accident Season by Moïra Fowley-Doyle

6. Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy

7. Daughters Unto Devils by Amy Lukavics

8. Hunter by Mercedes Lackey

9. Tonight the Streets Are Ours by Leila Sales

10. The Accident Season by Moïra Fowley-Doyle