Monday, December 8, 2014

Top Ten Tuesday- New-To-Me Authors of 2014

Top Ten Tuesday is a really cool original feature/weekly meme created over at The Broke and The Bookish. Each week they post a new Top Ten List that bloggers join in on answering... and today (December 9th) I'm one of them :)

Today's Topic

Top Ten New-To-Me Authors I Read in 2014

1.  Gail Carriger
What I Read: Etiquette & Espionage
Will I read more from this author: Definitely!  I really liked my first Steampunk experience.
2.  Gayle Forman
What I Read: If I Stay
Will I read more from this author: Holy Shit YES!!  I love Gayle Forman and don't know why it's taken me so long to read one of her books!
3.  Stephanie Kuehn
What I Read: Complicit
Will I read more from this author: Yes!  Complicit had some amazing writing in it.
4.  Kate Karyus Quinn
What I Read: Another Little Piece
Will I read more from this author: This book was SO disturbing... I have to read something else by her just to see what else she comes up with.
5.  Marissa Meyer
What I Read: Cinder, Scarlet, Cress
Will I read more from this author: What do you think?
6.  Laura Weiss
What I Read: Me Since You
Will I read more from this author: Maybe.  This book was a Debbie Downer in a really distressful way.
7.  Kimberly McCreight
What I Read: Reconstructing Amelia
Will I read more from this author: YES!!  This was one of my favorite books that I read in 2014.
8.  Trish Doller
What I Read: Where the Stars Still Shine
Will I read more from this author: Probably.  I didn't LOVE the m/c in the book.  Or really like her that much.
9.  Lucy Christopher

What I Read: The Killing Woods
Will I read more from this author: Maybe.  I've heard good things about Stolen, but The Killing Woods was a little disappointing.
10.  Anabel Pitcher
What I Read: Ketchup Clouds
Will I read more from this author: Yes.  I loved that book!!

Which authors did you discover this year??


  1. I haven't heard of some of these authors but Trish Doller is one I really enjoyed this year! Something Like Normal was so good~ I still need to read The Lunar Chronicles so I think Marissa Meyer will be on my list next year :)

    1. You will not regret reading Cinder. That is a great, well thought out, well written series!!

  2. I haven't read all of the authors on your list, but I do intend to read Trish Doller ASAP! I really enjoy Kate Karyus Quinn's writing! I'm glad you do too! My TTT

  3. I loved Gayle Foreman this year; I haven't read the rest of the authors on your list I hate to say, but Trish Doller has written some books that I'm dying to get to!

  4. Laura Weiss was new to me this year and I really enjoyed the book that I read by her! Trish Doller wasn't new to me but I've enjoyed bith books that I've read by her :)

  5. Great list! I haven't tried any of these authors, but maybe I should! I know that Ketchup Clouds is already on my tbr list. Here's my TTT. Happy reading!

  6. I love Gayle Forman and Gail Carriger, but the rest I haven't read yet.. but I want to very badly. Great list!

    Michelle @ Michelle's Minions

    My TTT

  7. I love Trish Doller's books. I was super lucky and got an ARC of her upcoming book The Devil You Know. Great list!

  8. I haven't read any of the authors you've mentioned, so will have to check them out.Here's a link to my TTT for the week:

  9. Another Little Piece was definitely a disturbing book. A little too creepy for my tastes.