World Book Day 2019 #GreatReads

To celebrate this year’s World Book Day, I thought I’d share some of my favourite reads of the past ten years.

Ten books that stand out in my memory as being truly great reads.

I have entered them in the year I read them (not the publication year) and I have included links to my review of these titles.


2010

The Forgotten Garden” by Kate Morton

2011

The Help” by Kathryn Stockett

2012

The boy who shoots crows” by Randall Silvis

2013

Dark Winter” by David Mark

2014

A man called Ove” by Fredrik Backman

2015

Little Black Lies” by Sharon Bolton

2016

I let you go” by Clare Mackintosh

2017

The Bird Tribunal” by Agnes Ravatn

2018

The Possible World” by Liese O’Halloran Schwarz

2019

Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens

I am a life-long book lover and reader.  On World Book Day 2019, I thought I’d share my
own personal canon with you once again.
The books that made me the reader I am today.

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About Fictionophile

Fiction reviewer ; Goodreads librarian. Retired library cataloger - more time to read! Loves books, gardening, and red wine. I have been a reviewer member of NetGalley since October 2013. I review titles offered by Edelweiss, and participate in blog tours with TLC Book Tours.
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24 Responses to World Book Day 2019 #GreatReads

  1. carhicks says:

    Great list Lynne. I have read 6 of your top 10, so will have to check out the ones I have not read.

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  2. I’ve read a few of these, but I didn’t know you loved The Possible World so much. I’ve got that one on my Kindle and it’s long overdue to be read.

    Like

  3. Madam Mim says:

    Love this list! And The Help, such a great choice!

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  4. What a lovely way to celebrate World Book day!

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  5. Carol says:

    Great list! 👍

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  6. Alexandra says:

    Some excellent titles in there. And I so want to read Where The Crawdads Sing, which is already on my wish list.

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  7. Rosie Amber says:

    Read some of these, know about some of the others, good choices.

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  8. What a fantastic list of books! Thank you for sharing 🙂

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  9. That mug says it all! 😃 Happy World Book Day!

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  10. Kelly says:

    Clare Mackintosh and Sharon Bolton are 2 of my auto-buy authors, I Let You Go was phenomenal!

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