Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by the lovely The Broke and the Bookish.
Okay, here is my problem: I haven’t read very many 2016 releases yet. So if I made this list based on books I’ve read, it would be three books long…and that would be sad. So this list has two parts: 1) books I’ve read and loved, and 2) 2016 releases I plan to read and love.
1. The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater
This book destroyed me!! It was exactly the heart-wrenching, amazing, incredible ending to the Raven Cycle that I needed it to be.
2. A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas
My favorite book of 2016, hands down. This book is so good there aren’t even words for how good it is.
3. The Bands of Mourning by Brandon Sanderson
Everything Brandon Sanderson writes is amazing, but this book was especially incredible. I need the next book NOW!
4. The Rose and the Dagger by Renee Ahdieh
I actually plan to read this book soon! I love that this is a duology, so I won’t have to wait for another book (because I think another cliffhanger like the end of TWATD might kill me). I can’t wait to read more Shazi!
5. The Unexpected Everything by Morgan Matson
I am officially a fan of Morgan Matson. Both Second Chance Summer and Since You’ve Been Gone were amazing, so I can’t wait to read her latest book!
6. Calamity by Brandon Sanderson
I am loving the Reckoners series so far, so I can’t wait to read the next book. I just bought this and will probably read it soon, though I’m not sure when.
7. Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys
I loved Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys, so I’m really excited to see what her next book is like. It will probably destroy my heart, though, so I haven’t bought it yet.
8. Firsts by Laurie Flizabeth Flynn
I got this book right when it came out. I am in love with the premise (and the cover), but I’m waiting for the right moment to read it.
9. The Only Thing Worse Than Me Is You by Lily Anderson
The description of this book really grabbed me. It combines Doctor Who and the competitive side of high school, two things that aren’t mentioned in YA enough 😉
10. Starflight by Melissa Landers
The cover of this book is gorgeous and the plot sounds awesome. I don’t own this yet, but I wish I did!
Have you read any of these? Which 2016 releases are your favorites?