2016

I read 114 books in 2016. Middle grade and young adult books are in purple. Books I’ve reviewed are marked with an (R) and linked. My favorite reads of 2016 are starred.

  1. The One by Kiera Cass (plus The Favorite novella)* (R)
  2. Cold-Hearted Rake by Lisa Kleypas
  3. A Love Worth Giving by Max Lucado
  4. Becoming Jinn by Lori Goldstein (R)
  5. Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins (R)
  6. The Queen & The Guard novellas by Kiera Cass
  7. An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir (R)
  8. See How They Run by Ally Carter (R)
  9. Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone (R)
  10. Everything But the Truth by Mandy Hubbard
  11. Sway by Melanie Stanford
  12. Story Thieves by James Riley (R)
  13. Under A Painted Sky by Stacey Lee* (R)
  14. Counterfeit Lady by Jude Deveraux
  15. The Maiden by Jude Deveraux
  16. Stars Above by Marissa Meyer
  17. The Adam Quest by Tim Stafford
  18. Babe in Boyland by Jody Gehrman (R)
  19. Gimme A Call by Sarah Mlynowski
  20. The Last Boy at St. Edith’s by Lee Gjertson Malone (R)
  21. The Nightmare Affair by Mindee Arnett
  22. Leap Day by Wendy Maas
  23. You’re Invited Too by Jen Malone and Gail Nall
  24. Wildfire in His Arms by Johanna Lindsey
  25. The Liar by Nora Roberts
  26. The Mystery of Hollow Places by Rebecca Podos
  27. Let It Breathe by Tawna Fenske
  28. The Distance Between Us by Kasie West (R)
  29. A Life Well Lived by Tommy Nelson
  30. Not That Kind of Girl by Siobhan Vivian
  31. Emmy & Oliver by Robin Benway
  32. Story Thieves: The Stolen Chapters by James Riley* (R)
  33. Lady Renegades by Rachel Hawkins (R)
  34. What You Always Wanted by Kristin Rae (R)
  35. Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin* (R)
  36. Creed or Chaos? by Dorothy L. Sayers
  37. The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater
  38. Not in the Script by Amy Finnegan (R)
  39. Princess Juniper of the Hourglass by Ammi-Joan Paquette
  40. The Heir by Kiera Cass*
  41. The Crown by Kiera Cass* (R)
  42. Let the Wind Rise by Shannon Messenger (R)
  43. Don’t Even Think About It by Sarah Mlynowski (R)
  44. Because of Miss Bridgerton by Julia Quinn
  45. The Statistical Probability of Love At First Sight by Jennifer E. Smith (R)
  46. Think Twice by Sarah Mlynowski
  47. Marrying Winterborne by Lisa Kleypas
  48. Shopaholic to the Rescue by Sophie Kinsella
  49. The Seventh Wish by Kate Messner* (R)
  50. Love, Lies and Spies by Cindy Anstey
  51. United As One by Pittacus Lore
  52. Nemesis by Catherine Coulter
  53. Dance Upon the Air by Nora Roberts
  54. Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis
  55. Ruby Reinvented by Ronni Arno (R)
  56. Darth Paper Strikes Back by Tom Angleberger
  57. The Marriage Bargain by Victoria Alexander
  58. Dream A Little Dream by Kerstin Gier (R)
  59. Emerge by Tobie Easton
  60. Dream On by Kerstin Gier
  61. Too Busy Not to Pray by Bill Hybels
  62. The Husband List by Victoria Alexander
  63. The Marriage Lesson by Victoria Alexander
  64. The Prince’s Bride by Victoria Alexander
  65. Her Highness, My Wife by Victoria Alexander
  66. Nerve by Jeanne Ryan
  67. Love with the Proper Husband by Victoria Alexander
  68. The Boyfriend List by E. Lockhart
  69. The Boy Book by E. Lockhart
  70. The Treasure Map of Boys by E. Lockhart
  71. Real Live Boyfriends by E. Lockhart
  72. P.S. I Like You by Kasie West* (R)
  73. The Lady in Question by Victoria Alexander
  74. The Pursuit of Marriage by Victoria Alexander
  75. My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows* (R)
  76. King of the Friend Zone by Sheralyn Pratt
  77. The Sleepover by Jen Malone* (R)
  78. Prom Nights from Hell by Meg Cabot, Kim Harrison, Michele Jaffe, Lauren Myracle, and Stephenie Meyer
  79. United by Melissa Landers
  80. The Peculiar Haunting of Thelma Bee by Erin Petti (R)
  81. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – Parts One and Two by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne
  82. Structuring Your Novel by K.M. Weiland
  83. A Visit from Sir Nicholas by Victoria Alexander
  84. When We Meet Again by Victoria Alexander
  85. Let It Be Love by Victoria Alexander
  86. Two Summers by Aimee Friedman (R)
  87. She’s All That by Kristin Billerbeck
  88. First & Then by Emma Mills
  89. The Velvet Promise by Jude Deveraux
  90. Better Off Friends by Elizabeth Eulberg
  91. When the Moon Was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore
  92. Whatever After: Beauty Queen by Sarah Mlynowski
  93. Highland Velvet by Jude Deveraux
  94. The Changelings by Christina Soontornvat
  95. Into the Abyss by Stefanie Gaither
  96. Adorkable by Cookie O’Gorman
  97. Velvet Song by Jude Deveraux
  98. Velvet Angel by Jude Deveraux
  99. Lodestar by Shannon Messenger*
  100. The Heiress by Jude Deveraux
  101. Playing Dead by Elizabeth Greenwood
  102. Very Bad Things by Susan McBride
  103. The Raider by Jude Deveraux
  104. Also Known As by Robin Benway
  105. Going Rogue by Robin Benway
  106. The Wrong Side of Right by Jenn Marie Thorne
  107. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
  108. The Secrets of Lily Graves by Sarah Strohmeyer
  109. Out of Tune by Gail Nall
  110. It’s Not Me, It’s You by Stephanie Kate Strohm* (R)
  111. The Only Thing Worse Than Me Is You by Lily Anderson
  112. Heartless by Marissa Meyer
  113. Sea Change by Aimee Friedman
  114. The Siren by Kiera Cass
  115. The Ghosts of Tupelo Landing by Sheila Turnage