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Top 10 Books on my Wishlist

What better time of year that around Christmas to write a post of my top ten books on my wishlist? I found out about this Top Ten Tuesday from the Broke and the Bookish  and here are others who have done the top ten list! This is a great time to get some new ideas for your own books to read list! Now, in no particular order:

1) The Lonely Hearts Hotel by Heather O’Neill

I am secretly hoping this will be a lot like Angela Carter’s Nights at the Circus! I read Nights at the Circus for a magical realism self study unit I did for my Masters.

2) Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel

Having just watched the Iron Giant, I want to read this and find out if it’s anything like it.

3) The Vegetarian by Han Kang

I read Human Acts and now I want to read this earlier novel by her.

4) Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty

First of all, that last name. Secondly, I have been getting into suspense and mystery novels more this year and I really want to try this one.

5) Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

I have only heard good things about this and really want to see if it lives up to the hype.

6) Throne of Glass by Sarah J Maas

Having just joined the #bookstagram community, they all rave about Sarah J Maas, so I feel like I need to read one of her books and find out what everyone else loves!

7) A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J Maas

Same reasons from above!

8) American Gods by Neil Gaiman

I have never read anything of his, so I really want to just read something and find out, again, what the hype is.

9) The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig

This book sounds out of this world, like a mix of pirates and Once Upon a Time.

10) Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

Another instagram book hype. Maybe next year I should do an Instagram made me do it tag.


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12 thoughts on “Top 10 Books on my Wishlist

  1. I loved American Gods, I hope you enjoy it. I’ve not managed to read Throne of Glass or Illuminae yet either but I see them everywhere. I really need to make a point of it next year, but I’m a little afraid of all the hype now!

  2. I had a lot of fun reading “Sleeping Giants” this year but it still felt like there was a lot of unused potential, so I hope that the sequel will be even better!

    “Illuminae” was among my top 3 favorite books in 2015 and I’m going to start “Gemina” soon, so I hope it will be just as good!

    1. That’s really good to hear about Sarah J Maas, I want to read it! The instagram hype really makes certain books stand out

  3. Illuminae is definitely on my list. I almost bought it for my Kindle but something told me this is a book you want to have a physical copy of.

    I was so excited to see the vegetarian on your list! This is definitely on my wish list.

    Truly madly guilty. I read aNother book by her. The name is slipping my mind right now but I really enjoyed it so it’s good to see this one.

    Great selection! I hope Santa leaves a few of these underneath your tree this Christmas

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    1. Yes, I’ve realized that bookstagram really favors in person books haha It also looks so gorgeous!

      I read Human Acts by her and really loved the writing so I feel like I need to read it. Isn’t it so cool when you read one and find out they have MORE!

      I hope that Santa does too…if my hints were not enough then I have to embrace my inner Santa.

      Thank you for subscribing and following! I really appreciate it <3

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