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My year in books 2017

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Best Books I’ve Read in 2017

Here in no particular order are some selected quotes

1. Lord of Shadows

“Sometimes the most ruthless heart speaks the most truth”
― Cassandra Clare, Lord of Shadows

2. A Court of Thorns and Roses

“Pity those who don’t feel anything at all.”
― Sarah J. Maas, A Court of Thorns and Roses

3. Heartless

“Your fears are correct. Such a heart can’t be mended. I hope I won’t be tasked with keeping such a useless artifact for much longer.” -Heartless by Marissa Meyer

4. Queen of the Tearling

A fantastic adventure about a girl who was preserved and brought back to a Kingdom to ascend the throne and become Queen.

5. Wicked Abyss

“They’re a band of miners who aided and abetted an endangered royal named Snow White. They’re basically revolutionaries.” Hey,”
― Kresley Cole, Wicked Abyss

6. Rebel of the Sands

“Tell me that and we’ll go. Right now. Save ourselves and leave this place to burn. Tell me that’s how you want your story to go and we’ll write it straight across the sand.”
― Alwyn Hamilton, Rebel of the Sands

7. FeverSong

“I love you more eternal than pi.”
― Karen Marie Moning, Feversong

8. Mortal Heart

“He simply plucked the arrow from His chest, then bowed and thanked her for reminding Him that love never comes without cost.”
― Robin LaFevers, Mortal Heart

9. Blood Vow

“It was a very big it. A very…erect it, straining the front of his pants.”
― J.R. Ward, Blood Vow

10. The Afterlife of Holly Chase

“Stories let us see and hear and feel what someone else does,” she explained. “They build bridges to the other islands. That’s why stories are so important. They create true empathy.”
― Cynthia Hand, The Afterlife of Holly Chase

Books I’m looking forward to in 2018.

“Top 10 Tuesday”

( Just FYI.The reason there are only 8 images to 10 books is that 2 of the books do not have a cover yet.)

1. Queen of Air and Darkness (The Dark Artifices, #3) by Cassandra Clare
2. My Plain Jane (The Lady Janies, #2) by Cynthia Hand
3. The Thief (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #16) by J.R. Ward
4. Hero at the Fall (Rebel of the Sands, #3) by Alwyn Hamilton
5. Chain of Gold (The Last Hours, #1) by Cassandra Clare← (does not have book cover)
6. The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air #1) by Holly Black
7. Blood Fury (Black Dagger Legacy, #3) by J.R. Ward
8. High Voltage (Fever, #10) by Karen Marie Moning
9. Shades of Wicked (The Night Rebel, #1) by Alwyn Hamilton←(does not have book cover)
10. Inferno (Talon, #5) by Julie Kagawa

My favourite Netflix/TV Series I watched in 2017.

Here are just a few of my favourite shows listed below

1. Game of Thrones Even though it’s not on Netflix because it’s an HBO film, you can watch it on Youtube.
2. The Vampire Diaries
3. 100
4. The Walking Dead
5. The Originals
6. Shadowhunters
7. The Punisher
8. Stranger Things
9. The OA
10. Outlander

I am taking part in the Goodreads #YearInBooks meme. Hosted by Esther @biteintobooks blog. Click the link to join and share.

One thought on “The Star of 2017 + My Year In Books

  1. ACOMAF is on my list as well and I LOOOVEE Walking Dead and Game of Thrones, so cool you included TV-Series. Thanks for taking part in my Meme! Have a Merry Christmas 🙂

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