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Top Ten Tuesday – Top Ten Books with Diverse Characters

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Today, the bloggers at The Broke and the Bookish have asked us to list top ten books that feature diverse characters.

When I first saw the topic for this week, I thought I’d totally nailed it, and that I would be able to finish this tag within minutes. However, I was quite dismayed when I saw the final list. It doesn’t seem as diverse as I thought.

Ten Best Books of the Last Three Years

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Today, the bloggers at The Broke and the Bookish have asked us to list the ten books that we’d class as our all time favorite books within the last 3-5 years. This could be pretty hard, or extremely easy, let’s see.

Turned out, it was easier than I thought. While scanning my reading list page where I jot down all the books I’ve read, certain books just leaped out at me, those books that were so so good that I just couldn’t put them down, that I remember even after quite some time has passed.

Top Ten Tuesdays: Ten Unique Books

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Today, the bloggers at The Broke and the Bookish have asked us to list the ten most unusual books I've ever read. This was the first book that jumped into my brain when I started writing this list - Hard Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World by Haruki Murakami. Hands down, this is one ...

Ten Worlds I Don’t Want to Live in or Characters Whose Lives I Don’t Envy

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Today, the bloggers at The Broke and the Bookish have asked us to list the Top Ten worlds that I'd never want to live in, or characters I'd never want to trade places with. This was so easy to put together, people! Of late, I realize I have read so many books about unpleasant places ...

Meme: Six in Six

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I saw this meme over at The Bookworm Chronicles and decided this was the perfect way to showcase the books I read this year and loved or disappointed with. In this meme, I catalog books in chunks of sixes like so: Six new authors to me Abraham Verghese George R.R.Martin Alice Munro Jonathan Safran Foer Jo Nesbo Kishwar Desai Six authors I have ...