Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Top Ten Books & Authors We're Thankful For

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. In light of Thanksgiving, the topic this week is: "Top Ten Books + Authors You're Thankful For."
1.  J.K. Rowling
    For every moment of the Harry Potter series.
2. John Green
    For being awesome and writing some of the most epic books ever.
3. Cassandra Clare
    For the Shadowhunter world I love so much! Words cannot define how amazing the books are!
4. Libba Bray
    For your books that I love to death!
5. Stephanie Perkins
    For being one of the most wonderful authors I've ever met! Also for your hair (which I LOVE).
6. Veronica Roth:
    For Dauntless.
7. Rachel Hawkins
    For general hilariousness and wonderful books.
8. David Levithan
    For being David Levithan.
9. Stephanie Meyer
    For writing the books that got me into reading. I am eternally grateful!
10. Rick Riordan
    For perpetuating my crazy love of mythology in such an epic manner.
11. Bonus! (For exceptionally amazing books): Michelle Hodkin, Maureen Johnson, Margaret Stohl, Kami  Garcia, Ransom Riggs, Becca Fitzpatrick, Suzanne Collins, Julie Kagawa, Maggie Steifvater, Alex Flinn, Kiersten White, and Lauren Kate!


1. J.K. Rowling
   For the pure genius of Harry Potter. PRAISE!
2. Cassandra Clare
   For being epic! and writing....epicly! And for Jace............and Will with love.
3. Rick Riordan
   For making life bearable and funny. And teaching me all about shtuff I probably won't need in the modern world.
4. Veronica Roth
   For making kick-butt heroines and stubbornness look honorable.
5. Victoria Schwab
   For making my favorite book!
6. Claudia Grey
  For making a sexy, romantic, and Acceptable vampire romance that I love.
7. Maggie Stiefvater
  Shiver...enough said.
  I wouldn't forget you and how your books change my life
9. Becca Fitzpatrick
  For finishing up a great series like you did
10. Gayle Foreman
  For not judging me when I hugged you out of nowhere, and for making books that make me cry.

-Love, Katie


  1. New follower! JK Rowling, Cassandra Clare, Veronica Roth, Maggie Stiefvater, Becca Fitzpatrick....so many great choices!

    Check out my TTT.

    Sandy @ Somewhere Only We Know

  2. Interesting list! I've loved the books I've read from JK and Roth. I'll have to check out some of the other authors & books you mentioned - I'm reading my first John Green book now (The Fault in Our Stars).

    1. Thanks! And The Fault in Our Stars is the best! I try to promote it like crazy here! - Palak