Top Ten Tuesday – First Books I Reviewed

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and it is now hosted by The Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s theme is First Books I Reviewed. I have also linked to my reviews. These are from 2 years ago, so my reviewing style has changed a lot over this time. Here’s my list:

1. Confessions of a Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella

2. Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

3. Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles #1) by Marissa Meyer

4. Fifteen Dogs by André Alexis

5. Definitions of Indefinable Things by Whitney Taylor

6. Captain Marvel, Volume 1: Higher, Further, Faster, More by Kelly Sue DeConnick, David López

7. Jonesy, Vol.1 by Sam Humphries

8. Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl by Carrie Brownstein

9. We Are All Made of Molecules by Susin Nielsen

10. Gutenberg’s Fingerprint: A Book Lover Bridges the Digital Divide by Merilyn Simonds

(All photos taken from Goodreads)

Top Ten Tuesday – Rainy Day Reads

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and it is now hosted by The Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s theme is Rainy Day Reads. This is a perfect list for this week because it’s raining all week in Toronto! These are books that are hard to put down, so they’re perfect for a rainy day when you have lots of time to read. Here’s my list:

1. Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

2. An Unwanted Guest by Shari Lapena

3. The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin

4. The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton

5. Kens by Raziel Reid

6. Save the Date by Morgan Matson

7. Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell

8. Warcross by Marie Lu

9. One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus

10. Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

(All photos taken from Goodreads)

Top Ten Tuesday – Outrageous Things I’ve Done for the Love of Books

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and it is now hosted by The Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s theme is Outrageous Things I’ve Done for the Love of Books. I don’t know if these are really outrageous, but these are some of the things I’ve done for the love of books. Here’s my list:

1. Woken up early to get in line for a book signing at 7 AM

2. Stayed up late to finish a book

3. Travelled to New York City for BookCon

4. Woken up early to sign up for a book signing at BookCon

5. Bought more books than can fit on my bookshelves

6. Reviewed a book almost every day for two years

7. Posted book memes every day for a year

8. Studied creative writing so I can write my own book

9. Bought special collector’s editions of books that I already own

10. Travelled to Montreal for Montreal YA Fest

Top Ten Tuesday – Things That Make Me Pick Up a Book

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and it is now hosted by The Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s theme is Things That Make Me Pick Up a Book. Here’s my list:

1. Cover

2. Author

3. Title

4. Price

5. Reviews

6. Friend Recommendations

7. Preorder Incentives

8. Goodreads Recommendations

9. NetGalley Recommendations

10. Publisher ARC Lists

What are things that make you pick up a book?

Top Ten Tuesday – Audiobooks

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and it is now hosted by The Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s theme is an Audio freebie. I’m going to list some great books I’ve listened to as audiobooks. I don’t listen to audiobooks very often, so this was kind of hard. Here’s my list:

1. Sadie by Courtney Summers

2. The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle #1) by Maggie Stiefvater)

3. Doctor Who: Pest Control by Peter Anghelides

4. Canada by Mike Myers

5. Doctor Who: The Forever Trap by Dan Abnett

6. Doctor Who: Dead Air by James Goss

7. The Martian by Andy Weir

8. Doctor Who: Night of the Whisper by Cavan Scott and Mark Wright

9. Doctor Who: The Time Machine by Matt Fitton

10. Landline by Rainbow Rowell

(All photos taken from Goodreads)

Top Ten Tuesday – Books On My Spring TBR

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and it is now hosted by The Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s theme is Books On My Spring TBR. Here’s my list:

1. Love From A to Z by S.K. Ali

2. The Bride Test by Helen Hoang

3. King of Fools by Amanda Foody

4. There’s Something About Sweetie by Sandhya Menon

5. Red, White, and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston

6. We Are The Perfect Girl by Ariel Kaplan

7. Let Me Hear a Rhyme by Tiffany D. Jackson

8. The Rosie Result by Graeme Simsion

9. With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo

10. Serious Moonlight by Jenn Bennett

(All photos taken from Goodreads)

Top Ten Tuesday – Standalone Books That Need a Sequel

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and it is now hosted by The Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s theme is Standalone Books That Need a Sequel. Here’s my list:

1. The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

2. The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena

3. The Afterlife of Holly Chase by Cynthia Hand

4. Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee

5. The Black Coats by Colleen Oakes

6. The Light Between Worlds by Laura E. Weymouth

7. The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang

8. Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon

9. We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

10. American Panda by Gloria Chao

(All photos taken from Goodreads)