What was the last 5 star book you read??
Woman in the window
Really, was it really that good. What about it made you feel it was a 5 star?
@Kim I’m not into this type of genre so if it keeps my interest that’s a plus in my book…. lol I liked the story line. It kept me interested. I liked the struggle she went through but still had a need to help others. “ doctors make the worse patients “ mentality….. she couldn’t see that alcohol was ruining her. I liked the thriller side to it because it made me believe that she really was hallucinating. And usually I’m able to correctly guess the ending, I guessed wrong.
NOS4A2 by Joe Hill.
Mine would be The Dream Daughter
Library of Souls by Ransom Riggs
Wundersmith by Jessica Downsend ❤️
Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
The House On Foster Hill by Jamie Jo Wright.
The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
RJ Barker’s Age of Assassins
Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller.
The Underground Railroad.
The Good Daughter
By Karin Slaughter?? Have you read any of her other books??
@Victoria yes ma’am. And no I haven’t read anything else by her….but plan to in the future!
@Samantha that’s cool to hear! I’m reading Pretty Girls by her now!
@Victoria my mom was reading a different book by her but I can’t remember which one! But she said it was good!!
@Samantha okay! Please let me know if you find the name of it!
@Victoria The book is called Pieces of Her. My mom said it’s really good!
@Samantha thanks! I’ll have to check it out!
Alaska by James A. Michener
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
Big Slick by Elijah Drive
The Tattooist of Auschwitz
Coraline by Neil Gaiman
Kingdom of Ash by Sarah J Maas.
I’m thinking the book I’m currently reading will end up being a 5 star book for me, too. Thornyhold by Mary Stewart.
Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine
@Jammie i loved it.!
Yes its definitely a favorite!!
Loved this book …. loved her sense of humor
The Hate U Give
The visitor Lee child ??
An Anonymous Girl. Wife between us.
Drumline – Stacy Kestwick ❤️
Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman!!
A Court of Thorns and Roses
Vengeful by V.E Schwab
Just mercy. Bryan stevenson
Ready Player One, all the way back in June.
@Joel have you watched the movie?
I have not.
@Caroline the movie disappointed me ?
@Camille Me too!
Rust & Stardust by T. Greenwood
The Bridge by Karen Kingsbury
The Evolution Of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin
Lies by TM Logan
Tear me Apart by J T Ellison
STILL ME by Jojo @Moyes
Blood Song by Anthony Ryan
@Robert did you like it. I’ve been wondering
@Melanie Yes! I loved it! Great story telling! Very well written!
@Robert my favorite all time book
Kingdom of Ash by Sarah J Maas
Cutting for Stone
The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein
Kindred by Octavia Butler
I have really wanted to read this!
Worst Case by James Patterson
The Outsider by Stephen King
Everything I never told you
Piper Rayne’s engaged to the EMT
The English Patient.
I could do anything, if i knew what I want to do
Little. Edward Carey
…probably “A Tale of Two Cities.”
Elevation by Stephen King
So where does all the hate for this book come from, @Kim? Any theories? I haven’t read it yet, but I’m curious and baffled, and would love to hear your thoughts on it.
@Dustin, I truly don’t know. Maybe that it is a very small book for the price. I totally loved it, one of his best as of late. Merry Christmas to you and yours! ?
That’s possible. I know it’s less than two hundred pages; a novella. What is the publishers price? I am encouraged that you think it’s one of his best in recent years. I am so far behind in recent SK. Merry Christmas to you and yours!
We did buy one copy at HPB. Think it was 15.99. I read it on kindle. ❤
Yeah, that’s a little pricey for what you get. Kindle was probably a little more affordable.
The Broken Girls by Simone St. James.
The Address by Fiona Davis
The hero of ages Brandon Sanderson
Reading one right now..”where the crawdads sing” by celia Owen’s. Simply fantastic book
Where the Crawdad’s sing
@Lynita I really loved that one!! Just finished it a couple of days ago!
How do you like it so far?
This is a fantastic book.
The Book Thief
@Victoria I’ve finished it now, it was amazing, didn’t want it to end ?
@Anita that’s so awesome to hear! Are you usually a fan of historical fiction??
@Victoria yes love it!
@Anita thanks! This will be one of my first! Did you read the great alone by her??
@Victoria no it’s definitely on my short list ?
Vicious by v e Schwab Sleeping giants by Sylvain neuvel
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Little by Edward Carey
Beartown by Fredrik Backman.
Ooh! I need to find this book!
@Victoria, it was SO good!!!! The topic was a hard one. But, it is very well written.
I’ve been really thinking about Beartown. If I may ask what was it that you liked best?
Hidden Bodies by Caroline Kepnes
Here Be Dragons by Sharon Kay Penman
@Kim great book. Found it years ago on a remaindered table at Borders.
@Tina I so miss Borders. I remember all the MANY wonderful books I bought as they went out of business. I have used a Kindle since though really now for six years.
I picked it up a few months ago. It’s on my TBR list
It’s wonderful! I didn’t realize it was the first in a series til I finished it (all 704 pages) :).
I’ve read Elizabeth Chadwick’s wonderful books about the Marcher border lords, but this was the first book I’ve read that focused on a Welsh Prince, Llewelyn the Great, who married King John’s oldest daughter, Joanna.
I’ve already put #2 and #3 on hold at our local library and can’t wait to read them!
The Book Thief # absolutely remarkable
Also April fools day by Bryce Courtenay # for those who haven’t read it – it will feel life affirming
All the Lights We Cannot See.
Where The Crawdads Sing
Moon Walking With Einstein. A great non-fiction 🙂
Winston Chase and The Theta Factor by Bohdi St. John (hits the shelves tomorrow) I just got a sneak peek for review purposes.
Carolina Moon by Nora Roberts
A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles. So interesting and beautifully written. My last 5 star of the year so far!!
I read this about a week ago…. I have to say the first 6 chapters I was bored but I stayed with it and really enjoyed it.
It was one of my top 2 favorite books last year. I loved it!
Certainly one of my best books of previous years. I am currently reading The Last 100 days of JFK. Not so ‘clever’ but equally fascinating.
The girl on the train
I really enjoyed that one!
Rescue your love life it’s nonfiction and I listened on audio
AN ANONYMOUS GIRL by Sarah Pekkanen ❤️
To Kill A Mockingbird ( my third time reading it)
The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne
Fire Fury Freedom by Amanda Rose
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