Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Top Ten Tuesday-- Anticipated 2019 Releases

Top Ten Tuesday is a really cool original feature/weekly meme now hosted over at That Artsy Reader Girl. Each week they post a new Top Ten List that bloggers join in on answering... and today (January 8th) I'm one of them :)

Today's Topic

Top Ten Most Anticipated Releases for the First Half of 2019

  • So far 2019 isn't getting me all hot and bothered in the book area.  It's not that there aren't amazing books coming out-- I'm just not FEELING it like I usually do at the beginning of the year.
  • With that said, I still have 10 Jan. - June releases that are MUSTS.

1.  Come Find Me by Megan Miranda- Release Date: 1/29
  • YESSSSSS!!!  I cannot wait for more Megan Miranda!!!!!
2.  Famous in a Small Town by Emma Mills- Release Date: 1/15
  • I love the happiness that Emma Mills' books bring me.
3.  We Told Six Lies by Victoria Scott- Release Date: 2/5
  • I've never read anything by this author, but I'm excited to try this.
4.  Heroine by Mindy McGinnis- Release Date: 3/12
  • I need the darkness of a Mindy McGinnis book pronto.
5.  The Missing Season by Gillian French- Release Date: 5/21
  • I love mysteries that combine with urban legends.

6.  You Owe Me a Murder by Eileen Cook- Release Date: 3/5
  • I really liked WITH MALICE, but her last one didn't click with me.  I love the idea of revenge murder & blackmail.
7.  Stepsister by Jennifer Donnelly- Release Date: 5/28
  • A retelling with a dark edge??  I'm in!!
8.  The Lovely and the Lost by Jennifer Lynn Barnes-  Release Date: 5/7
  • This is another author I've been wanting to try.
9.  The Rest of the Story by Sarah Dessen- Release Date: 6/4
  • I will want to read anything this woman puts out in the world.
10.  Daisy Jones & the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid- Release Date: 3/5
  • This isn't YA, but it sounds AMAZING!!!  It's a historical fiction/fictional biography-type book.  CAN'T WAIT!!


Goodbye, Perfect by Sara Barnard
Summer of '69 by Todd Stasser
To Best the Boys by Mary Weber
That's Not What I Heard by Stephanie Kate Strohm
Just for Clicks by Kara McDowell

What 2019 books are you super excited for??


  1. The cover for Come Find Me is amazing.

    Here is our Top Ten Tuesday.

  2. Great list! The cover of Famous in a Small Town is so cute.

  3. Okay, so the title of "We Told Six Lies" is more than enough to make me want to read that book. It really makes me wonder what those lies were!

    This is my Top Ten Tuesday post.

  4. I really do want to read Daisy Jones and the Six. It sounds fantastic, and I've pretty much only heard good things so far.


  5. I am so super excited for you owe me a murder and come find me Great list a couple new ones for me

  6. Stepsister and You Owe Me a Murder sound good! I loved With Malice but haven't read her other book that came after, so I might skip right to this one.

  7. You Owe Me A Murder sounds great, though it didn't quite make my list this week!
    My TTT: https://jjbookblog.wordpress.com/2019/01/08/top-ten-tuesday-193/

  8. Come Find Me!!! I need that book- it sounds so mysterious. And Gillian Frenmch has a new one in May??!? Woot! *happy dance*

  9. Ugh so many I am excited for here!! Megan Miranda, Emma Mills, Eileen Cook and TJR - all favorites!

  10. I'm really looking forward to more from McGinnis! :)

    Lauren @ Always Me

  11. If Sarah Dessen writes a book, I am reading it. She is one of my queens and I love her books. I read Small Towns and it was an Emma Mills book, meaning it was great for me.

  12. I will read anything by Emma Mills and Taylor Jenkins Reid - so looking forward to their new books!

  13. I'm all in for Megan Miranda's books as well. I also really like Jennifer Donnelly and Mindy McGinnis. I haven't read any of these yet, but they all look good. Thanks for the heads-up on some new-to-me releases.

    Happy TTT!

  14. I guess I really should get around to reading NEVERWORLD WAKE!