Hello lovelies. How are you doing today? Today’s blog post is about the Mid Year Book Freak Out Tag. This tag was created by IsThatChami. Please leave me a comment down below letting me know what your best book of the year so far is. Hope you have a great day.
1. Best book you’ve read so far in 2015.
I have three books tied for the best book I’ve read so far in 2018. The first one is The Neighbours by Hannah Mary Mckinnon, the Lucky Ones by Tiffany Reisz and American Marriage by Tayari jones.
2. Best sequel you’ve read so far in 2015.
The best sequel I have read so far in 2018 is The Ersatz Elevator by Lemony Snicket.
3. New release you haven’t read yet, but want to.
A new release that I haven’t read that, but I want to is the Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn.
4. Most anticipated release for the second half of the year.
My most anticipated release for the second half of the year is A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult.
5. Biggest disappointment.
The biggest disappointment for me was the Hazelwood by Melissa Albert. I just thought this was ok.
6. Biggest surprise.
The biggest surprise was the Serpent King by Jeff Zentner. I had low expectations for this book because it was so well praised. It is well raised for a reason.
7. Favourite new author. (Debut or new to you)
Favourite new author (debut or new to me) is Tayari Jones. She is the new author to me and she wrote American Marriage. Her writing and stories are pure magic and I still think about this story to this day.
8. Newest fictional crush.
My newest fictional crush is Elliot from Love and Other Words.
9. Newest favourite character.
My newest favourite character is Ruth Jefferson. She is the main character from Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult. Ruth is such a strong female role model to me and many other women. She is strong, wise and kind. I just want to give her a hug.
10. Book that made you cry.
A book that made me cry was The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner. This book broke my heart. I didn’t except for this book to impact me so much.
11. Book that made you happy.
A book that made me happy was Matilda by Roald Dahl. I have seen the movie of this but never read the source material. I am so glad I did. This book is just so magical and beautiful. It made me smile.
12. Most beautiful book you’ve bought so far this year (or received)
The most beautiful book that I bought so far this year is by far hands down The Queen of Hearts by Kimmey Martin. I love the illustration of the heart and the flowers coming out of it.
13. What book do you need to read by the end of the year?
The book that I need to read by the end of the year are Anne of Avonlea.
14. Favourite Book Community Member(s)?