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Top Ten Tuesday: Winter TBR

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Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish and it's a great way to share what you're loving in list form.  The topic changes every week, so there is always something new to discover!
This week's topic is:  Top Ten Books On Your Winter TBR.  Hot Dog!  I always have so many books I want to get to in the near future, but my list is so fluid that it's never something I stick to.  Regardless, these are a few books that are on my radar that I'd like to get under my "Read" banner in the next couple months.

White is for Witchingby Helen Oyeyemi
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindnessby Michelle Alexander The Rescuersby Margery Sharp
Peter Panby JM Barrie
Senseless Confidentialby Martin Bannon
Wuthering Heightsby Emily Bronte
Illuminaeby Amie Kaufman
The Exorcistby William Peter Blatty
Big Little Liesby Liane Moriarty
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
What a variety!  The great thing about this list is

Top Ten Tuesday: Thankful is an Understatement

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Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish and it's a great way to share what you're loving in list form.  The topic changes every week, so there is always something new to discover!
This week's topic is:  Top Ten Books I'm Thankful For.  There are so many books that I'm thankful for.  Whether they helped to inspire my love of reading or they ushered my interests into a new genre, these books hold a special place in my heart.

Wait Till Helen Comes by Mary Downing Hahn The is the book that sparked my interest in horror/thrillers at a young age.  I was in third or fourth grade when I checked it out from the library at school and it was love at first read.  I've re-read it a few times over the years and it's still creepy.  Love it!

The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle by Avi Historical fiction is my go-to genre and I believe this book is the main reason.  I've re-read it multiple times, even into my adult years, and it still hold…

Top Ten Tuesday: Creep-City

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Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish and it's a great way to share what you're loving in list form.  The topic changes every week, so there is always something new to discover!
This week's topic is:  Halloween Freebie!  I have a love hate relationship with freebies because the possibilities are endless.  However, being that it's Halloween (the BEST time of year), I'm going with ten books that creeped me out.
Scary Stories to Tell in the Darkby Alvin Schwartz
Wait Till Helen Comesby Mary Downing Hahn
Fear Street Seriesby RL Stine The Amityville Horrorby Jay Anson Hauntedby Chuck Palahniuk
The Shining by Stephen King Weaselby Cynthia C DeFelice Dark Placesby Gillian Flynn
Seedersby AJ Colucci Itby Stephen King
What are some of the most creepy books you've read? 

Also, look for next week's Top Ten:  Characters Who Would Make Great Leaders (your choice on leader of what).

Happy Reading :)

Top Ten Tuesday: Unique Book Titles

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Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and The Bookish and it's a great way to share what you're loving in list form.  The topic changes every week, so there is always something new to discover!
This week's topic is:  Top Ten Books With Unique Titles.  There are some doozies out there...here are a few.

Ella Minnow Pea: A Novel of Letters by Mark Dunn  Another Bullshit Night in Suck Cityby Nick Flynn Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Dayby Judith Viorst
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Talesby Oliver Sacks
If on a Winter's Night a Travelerby Italo Calvino
Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the Worldby Haruki Murakami
Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Palby Christopher Moore
Don't Bend Over in the Garden, Granny, You Know Them Taters Got Eyesby Lewis Gizzard All Fun and Games Until Somebody Loses and Eyeby Christopher Brookmyre
Angus, Thongs, and Full-Frontal Snoggingby Louise Rennison
The…

Top Ten Tuesday: It's a Love Fe(a)st

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Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish and it's a great way to share what you're loving in list form.  The topic changes every week, so there is always something new to discover!
This week's topic is:  Top Ten Books That Mention Yummy Food.  Now, I'll be honest in that I don't read a lot of books that feature food or are set around food; some come to mind, but nothing to build a favorites list around.  Instead, I'm going with my favorite cookbooks :)

Super late to the game but...in no particular order:
365 No Repeats: A Year of Deliciously Different Dinners by Rachael Ray Betty Crocker's Cookbookby Betty Crocker Culinaria: Germanyby Christine Metzger The Jewish Mama's Kitchen: Authentic Homestyle Recipesby Denise Phillips Fix-It and Forget-It Cookbook: Feasting with Your Slow Cookerby Dawn Ranck and Phyllis Pellman Good All In One* by Parragon Publishing *No idea why I am unable to find ANYTHING about this one online! Mediterranea…