Saturday, December 28, 2013

2013 End of the Year Survey

Hosted by the Perpetual Page Turner

1. Best Book You Read In 2013? (If you have to cheat — you can break it down by genre if you want or 2013 release vs. backlist)
Ok best book? hummm....It would totally have to be The Fault In Our Stars

2. Book You Were Excited About & Thought You Were Going To Love More But Didn’t?
The Indigo Spell,,,I mean it was great but not one of my favorite ones, I think it could have been better.

 3. Most surprising (in a good way!) book of 2013? 
Gated, that book was incredible!

 4. Book you read in 2013 that you recommended to people most in 2013?
The Fault In Our Stars. Have you read it? No? You need to read it now!!!!!!!!!!

 5. Best series you discovered in 2013?
Throne of Glass, I still need to finish reading the books!:s

 6. Favorite new author you discovered in 2013?
I would have to say Amy Plum, I think she's becoming a really good author!:)

7. Best book that was out of your comfort zone or was a new genre for you?
I would say the 5th Wave, I've never been interested in books about aliens but this book was surprisingly good. 

8. Most thrilling, unputdownable book in 2013?
Throne of Glass definitely haha! 

9. Book You Read In 2013 That You Are Most Likely To Re-Read Next Year?
The Fault In Our Stars, I know I keep repeating that book for every answer haha! But it was really great because it made you be thankful for what you have!

10. Favorite cover of a book you read in 2013?

11. Most memorable character in 2013? 
River from Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea and Augustus Waters from The Fault In Our Stars duh! 

12. Most beautifully written book read in 2013?
The Fault In Our Stars, you know what I give up haha the rest of my answers are probably going to be that book.

13. Book that had the greatest impact on you in 2013? 
Same answer as above! 

14. Book you can’t believe you waited UNTIL 2013 to finally read? 
City of Bones! /.\ I know that's totally embarrassing haha

15. Favorite Passage/Quote From A Book You Read In 2013?

16. Shortest & Longest Book You Read In 2013?
Ink by Amanda Sun, shortest. 
The Indigo Spell, Longest.

17. Book That Had A Scene In It That Had You Reeling And Dying To Talk To Somebody About It? (a WTF moment, an epic revelation, a steamy kiss, etc. etc.) Be careful of spoilers!
The Fault in Our Stars. I called my friend at 3 in the morning crying and telling her how much I hated her for making me read the book.

18. Favorite Relationship From A Book You Read In 2013 (be it romantic, friendship, etc).
The romance in The Fault in Our Stars…oh yeah. Even though it broke my heart and soul.
And of course the one between Adrian and Sydney from the Bloodlines series. 

19. Favorite Book You Read in 2013 From An Author You’ve Read Previously
I would have to say The Fiery Heart by Richelle Mead

20. Best Book You Read In 2013 That You Read Based SOLELY On A Recommendation From Somebody Else:
Throne of Glass haha. 

21. Genre You Read The Most From in 2013?
No surprise here — contemporary YA!

22. Newest fictional crush from a book you read in 2013?
Adrian Ivashkov from the Bloodlines series, poor guy he just wants to love someone. WHY WON'T SOMEONE JUST LOVE HIM!!!

23. Best 2013 debut you read?
Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea it was really great

24. Most vivid world/imagery in a book you read in 2013?
Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea

25. Book That Was The Most Fun To Read in 2013?
Unspoken by Sarah Rees Brennan, I know it was published in 2012 but I read in 2013 haha. 

26. Book That Made You Cry Or Nearly Cry in 2013?
Do you even really need to ask…? TFIOS made me cry for two hours straight. No kidding! 

27. Book You Read in 2013 That You Think Got Overlooked This Year Or When It Came Out?
A Shimmer of Angels by Lisa M. Basso. It was a good book.

*Thanks guys! And have a Happy New Year*

1 comment:

  1. You've mentioned a lot of great books! But I think it's very clear that The Fault in Our Stars was your favourite, which I completely understand - that book was incredible! I also picked These Broken Stars as my favourite cover, it's just gorgeous.

    Great answers! My End of Year Survery