Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, featuring a different top 10 theme each week. This week’s topic is Top Ten Books I Read in 2015. I pulled up my Goodreads stats for 2015… and discovered that I gave 5-star ratings to 48 books.
Granted, some of these were re-reads (A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore, Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein) or audiobook versions of classics I read long ago (all the works of Jane Austen), but still, it’s kind of thrilling to see how many books I truly loved in 2015!
For the purposes of this list, I’m narrowing it down to the best of the bunch, excluding re-reads and graphic novels, and probably leaving out some of the books I’ve already raved about ad infinitum. In no particular order, here are the best of the bunch:
Note: If you want to know more about any of the books mentioned here, click on the links to see my reviews.
1) Inside the O’Briens by Lisa Genova (review)
2) The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant (review)
3) Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf (review)
4) The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd (review)
7) The Marvels by Brian Selznick (review)
8) Winger by Andrew Smith (review)
9) Depth by Lev AC Rosen (review)
10) The Bookseller by Cynthia Swanson (review)
Look, I read too many great books this year to stop at 10… so onward we go!
11) You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost) by Felicia Day (review)
12) The Aeronaut’s Windlass by Jim Butcher (review)
13) The Light in the Ruins by Chris Bohjalian (review)
14) All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr (review)
15) The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown (review)
What were you favorite books from 2015? Share your links, and I’ll come check out your top 10… or 15!
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