Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Wishes

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is top ten books on your wish list.

I Kissed Shara Wheeler by Casey McQuiston

For the Wolf by Hannah Whitten

Fix Her Up by Tessa Bailey

Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton

The Girls I’ve Been by Tess Sharpe

Zodiac by Romina Russell

The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon

Goddess in the Machine by Lora Beth Johnson

Crownchasers by Rebecca Cofffindaffer

The Accidental Apprentice by Amanda Foody

What books are on your to-buy list?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Wish Had an Epilogue

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Books I Wish Had An Epilogue. I don’t remember which books might already have epilogues or not so I’m just choosing books that I just want more from.

Daughter of the Deep by Rick Riordan

Winterkeep by Kristin Cashore

Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir

A Beautifully Foolish Endeavor by Hank Green

Kingdom of Ash by Sarah J. Maas

Winter by Marissa Meyer

Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo

The Serpent’s Shadow by Rick Riordan

Inferno by Julie Kagawa

The Ruby Circle by Richelle Mead

What books would you love to have more of?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Books With Time in the Title

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Books With a Unit of Time In the Title (seconds, minutes, hours, days, weeks, months, years, eternity, etc.)

Aru Shah and the End of Time by Roshani Chokshi

Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa

Tower of Dawn by Sarah J. Maas

Year One by Nora Roberts

The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

Come Sundown by Nora Roberts

Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Vern

A Kiss in Time by Alex Flinn

Duchess by Night by Eloisa James

High Noon by Nora Roberts

What books have you read with units of time in the title?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Comfort Reads

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Comfort Reads.

The Witness by Nora Roberts

The Obsidian Trilogy by Mercedes Lackey and James Mallory

Beastly by Alex Flinn

Ten Things I Love About You by Julia Quinn

The Demon King by Cinda Williams Chima

The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

Graveling by Kristin Cashore

The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman

Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas

What are your go-to comfort reads?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Haven’t Read Yet

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Books I Was SO EXCITED to Get, but Still Haven’t Read.

To Sleep in A Sea of Stars by Christopher Paolini

The Bromance Book Club by Lyssa Kay Adams

Gilded by Marissa Meyer

King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo

Four Dead Queens by Astrid Scholte

Walk on Earth A Stranger by Rae Carson

The Inheritance Trilogy by N. K. Jemisin

The Ever Cruel Kingdom by Rin Chupeco

The Silvered Serpents by Roshani Chokshi

Set Fire to the Gods by Sara Raasch and Kristen Simmons

What unread books have been on your shelves for awhile?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Characters

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is books with bookish characters.

The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

The Becoming by Nora Roberts

A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J. Maas

Obsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Inkheart by Cornelia Funke

Beastly by Alex Flinn

The Next Always by Nora Roberts

The City of Brass by S. A. Chakraborty

The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

What bookish characters do you love?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: One Word Reviews

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is One-Word Reviews for the Last Ten Books I Read (submitted by Susan @ Bloggin’ ’bout Books)

Aru Shah and the City of Gold by Roshani Chokshi – Frustrating

Paola Santiago and the River of Tears by Tehlor Kay Mejia – Disappointing

The Tower of Nero by Rick Riordan – Bittersweet

Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee – Unexpected

House of Sky and Breath by Sarah J. Maas – Scream-inducing (that’s one word right?)

Sal and Gabi Break the Universe by Carlos Hernandez – Delightful

A Psalm for the Wild Built by Becky Chambers – Beautiful

House of Earth and Blood by Sarah J. Maas – Familiar

The Tyrant’s Tomb by Rick Riordan – Satisfying

The Burning Maze by Rick Riordan – Heartbreaking

It was surprisingly hard for me to come up with just one word to describe these books but I had a lot of fun with it. What word would you use to describe them?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Books With X on the Cover

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Books with [___] On the Cover (Pick a thing (a color, an item, a place, an animal, a scripty font, a sexy person, etc.) and share covers that have that thing on the cover.) I’ve decided to do books with stars on the cover.

What do you love to see on book covers?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Authors I Haven’t Read, But Want To.

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Authors I Haven’t Read, But Want To (Submitted by Deanna @ A Novel Glimpse).

Ursula K. Le Guin

Robert Jordan

Rebecca Roanhorse

Kwame Mbalia

Akemi Dawn Bowman

Graci Kim

Sarwat Chadda

Lori M. Lee

J. C. Cervantes

Anna James

What authors would you like to read for the first time?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Freebie

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Freebie (come up with your own topic!) This week I’m going to do top ten books I want to reread this year. I’ve been forcing myself not to reread anything for awhile so I could actually get through some of my TBR but, now that I’m on a better reading schedule, I’d like to occasionally add some rereads.

The Bride Quartet by Nora Roberts

The Martian by Andy Weir

The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer

The Seven Realms series by Cinda Williams Chima

The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

The Kane Chronicles by Rick Riordan

The Bridgertons by Julia Quinn

The Riftwar Saga by Raymond E. Feist

Talon by Julie Kagawa

Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

What books do you want to reread?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Books With an Adjective in the Title

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Books With an Adjective In the Title (Submitted by Nicole @ How to Train a Book Dragon).

The Burning Maze by Rick Riordan

Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo

The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green

The Outstretched Shadow by Mercedes Lackey and James Mallory

The Darkest Star by Jennifer L. Armentrout

The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman

The Last Namsara by Kristen Ciccarelli

A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J. Maas

Seven Devils by Laura Lam and Elizabeth May

What books have you read with adjectives in the title?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Spring 2022 TBR

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Books On My Spring 2022 TBR.

Seven Mercies by Laura Lam and Elizabeth May

King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo

Set Fire to the Gods by Kristen Simmons and Sara Rauschenberg

Ariadne by Jennifer Saint

Realm Breaker by Victoria Aveyard

Gilded by Marissa Meyer

Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia

Paola Santiago and the River of Tears by Tehlor Kay Mejia

Padua and the Soul Stealer by Lori M. Lee

Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo

What books are on your Spring TBR?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Books with my Favorite Trope

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Books With Your Favorite Trope/Theme (Submitted by Raincheckandread.com and Sara Beth @ Life, Love, Writing). Mine is found family.

Trials of Apollo by Rick Riordan

House of Earth and Blood by Sarah J. Maas

Daughter of the Deep by Rick Riordan

Winterkeep by Kristin Cashore

Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo

The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi

Aru Shah and the Song of Death by Roshani Chokshi

A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas

Seven Devils by Laura Lam and Elizabeth May

Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa

What’s your favorite bookish trope?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Dynamic Duos

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Dynamic Duos (Submitted by Elley @ Elley the Book Otter). I’m going to cheat slightly because I’ve added a couple groups of three because you really can’t leave one of them out.

Marco and Breen from The Becoming by Nora Roberts

Zinnia and Charm from A Spindle Splintered by Alix E. Harrow

Jazz and Dale from Artemis by Andy Weir

Rylan and Rocky from Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir

Spensa and Rig from Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

Laila and Zofia from The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi

Aru, Mini and Brynne from Aru Shah and the Tree of Wishes by Roshani Chokshi

Nesta, Gwyneth and Emerie from A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J. Maas

Danika and Bryce from House of Earth and Blood by Sarah J. Maas

April and Andy from An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green

Who are your favorite dynamic duos?

Antonia’s Top Ten Tuesday: Books too Good to Review

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Books Too Good to Review Properly (I have no words!) (Submitted by Dedra @ A Book Wanderer). I hardly ever do book reviews anymore so I’ll list books that I don’t think I could articulately describe my love for.

Daughter of the Deep by Rick Riordan

Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir

Starsight by Brandon Sanderson

Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo

Aru Shah and the End of Time by Roshani Chokshi

A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J. Maas

House of Earth and Blood by Sarah J. Maas

Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa

A Beautifully Foolish Endeavor by Hank Green

Seven Devils by Laura Lam and Elizabeth May

What books do you love too much to describe?