It’s that time of year again! 2016 is almost over and it’s time for my list of top 6s from 2016! These are all in my opinion!
Best Books from 2016*
1. A Court of Mist and Fusy by Sarah J. Maas
2. With Malice by Eileen Cook
3. The Crown’s Game by Evelyn Skye
4. The Neverland Wars by Audrey Greathouse
5. Starflight by Melissa Landers
6. The Widow by Fiona Barton
*Note: These are my top choices of books I’ve read that were published in 2016.
Best Covers from 2016*
1. A Million Worlds with You by Claudia Gray
2. The Graces by Laure Eve
3. The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGee
4. Truthwitch by Susan Dennard
5. The Crown’s Game by Evelyn Skye
6. The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater
*Note: This was very difficult. Many beautiful books were published.
Best Plot Ideas from 2016
1. The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig
2. This is Where it Ends by Marieke Nijkamp
3. Passenger by Alexandra Bracken
4. Dark Matter by Blake Crouch
5. Firstlife by Gena Showalter
6. Heartless by Marissa Meyer
And finally, here are my top 16 books that I read in 2016, regardless of publication year.
Top 16 Overall Books of 2016
1. Traveler by L.E. DeLano*
2. Amid Stars and Darkness by Tempest C. Avery**
3. A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas
4. The Body Electric by Beth Revis
5. World After by Susan Ee
6. Air Awakens by Elise Kova
7. Alienated by Melissa Landers
8. With Malice by Eileen Cook
9. The Program by Suzanne Young
10. Angelfall by Susan Ee
11. A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas
12. Shades of Earth by Beth Revis
13. The Young Elites by Marie Lu
14. Nil by Lynne Matson
15. Scarlet by Marissa Meyer
16. Dragonfly in Amber by Diana Gabaldon
*This is me going around the rules, I didn’t technically read the ARC or the final draft, but the SwoonReads version was to die for.
**For the same reason as above.
It’s been a good year, getting to read all these amazing and beautiful (and some not so amazing and beautiful) books. I look forward to a great 2017 filled with all new books. Happy reading and Happy New Year!