Category: Top 10 Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday – Words/Topics that Make You NOT Pick Up a Book

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Words/Topics that Make You NOT Pick Up a Book I’m not going to lie, when I started to really get back into reading a few years ago I was a major book snob. There were a lot of things that I wouldn’t read So for this TTT I’m going to give you the 7 things I used to not read because of certain criteria and the 3 that I currently shy away from but will never say never. Because as you will see from my list, I would have missed out on some awesomeness if I didn’t bend and change […]

Posted July 23, 2013 by Andi / 0 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday – Authors Who Deserve More Recognition

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Top Ten Tuesday – Under Appreciated Authors 1) Stephanie Perkins – I feel like people won’t read her outside of YA lovers because of the titles of her books so she doesn’t get the love she deserves. I have told my mom and friends repeatedly to read it to no avail. They all say they’re not reading something like that. Sigh. It breaks my heart. 2) Colleen Clayton – I don’t feel like enough people know about her and her amazing first book, What Happens Next. 3) Jennifer Brown – Her books should be on teen summer reading lists for […]

Posted July 16, 2013 by Andi / 0 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday – Best/Worst Movie Adaptions

Top Ten Tuesday – Best/W..

Top Ten Best/Worst Movie Adaptions The Best 1) The Town (book/movie): The book was so good but I really think Ben Affleck brought it to life in the movie. 2) Romeo and Juliet (book/movie): The Leonardo DiCaprio/Clair Danes version made me actually able to understand Shakespare. 3) Jurassic Park (book/movie): The book SUCKED compared to the movie! 4) Hunger Games (book/movie): I really thought the director did a remarkable job with conveying the feelings the book did which is not an easy task 5) Divergent (book): I’m putting this here because I know the movie is going to be awesome […]

Posted July 9, 2013 by Andi / 0 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday – Intimidating Books

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Top Ten Nine Most Intimidating Books 1) Twilight Series – Between the Twihards, the number of times I have been told to read this and the movies, Twilight overload would make anyone be scared. 2) Gone Series – I read the first but there are 5 others. It’s so long! 3) Harry Potter books – they hype for these books is just too much for me. 4) The Diviners – dying to read it but the amount of pages frightens me at 550+ 5) 1984 – People seemed to love this classic that was the beginning of dystopian writing but […]

Posted July 2, 2013 by Andi / 0 Comments
Top 10 Tuesday – Top 2013 Reads So Far

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Top 10 2013 Books Read to Date 1) Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta (review) 2) Pivot Point by Kasie West (review) 3) The Program by Suzanne Young (review) 4) Parallel by Lauren Miller (review) 5) The Elite by Kiera Cass (review) 6) Graceling by Kristin Cashore (review) 7) Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafe (review) 8) Where the Stars Still Shine by Trish Doller (out 9/13) 9) In Honor by Jessi Kirby (review) 10) Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins (5th time is the charm!) *Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish **Top Ten Tuesday […]

Posted June 25, 2013 by Andi / 0 Comments