Down The TBR Hole #12

down the tbr hole book books blog diary of difference

 

Credit for this tag goes to Lost in a Story.

How it works:

❤ Go to your Goodreads to-read shelf.
❤ Order on ascending date added.
❤ Take the first 5 (or 10 if you’re feeling adventurous) books.
❤ Read the synopsis of the books.
❤ Decide: keep it or should it go

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Here’s the next patch:

#12

The One Memory of Flora Banks by Emily Barr

The synopsis seems great, don’t get me wrong, but honestly, I don’t think I will pick this book up unless I receive it as a gift or something.

Verdict: REMOVE ✖

Girls of Paper and Fire (Girls of Paper and Fire, #1) by Natasha Ngan

Okay, who hasn’t heard about this book? I have been dreading to read it for months and months now. Definitely staying on this list, probably forever!

Verdict: KEEP  ☑ 

Lifel1k3 (Lifelike, #1) by Jay Kristoff

This reminds me of Warcross for some reason. And I know it’s not connected at all, but it just does. And I can’t wait to have the opportunity to read it!

Verdict: KEEP  ☑ 

One Crazy Summer (Gaither Sisters, #1) by Rita Williams-Garcia

Umm, I don’t know why I have this book on my list.

Verdict: REMOVE ✖

The Book of Tomorrow by Cecelia Ahern

I love Cecelia Ahern, and I had ALL OF HER BOOKS added to my TBR. Before making this post I realised that if I didn’t do something, the rest of the next 3 posts will be all about her. So I decided to only choose one book at a time from her, and read them one by one, and add them on my TBR one by one. So this one stayed.

Verdict: KEEP ☑  

The Lucky One by Nicholas Sparks

The same happens with Nicholas Sparks. He was the romance author I spend my childhood with. I cried over all of his books, and they all have a special place in my heart. It is still my goal to read ALL the books he has written, one by one.

Verdict: KEEP ☑  

Дениција by Петре М. Андреевски (Denicija by Petre M. Andreevski)

This is a Macedonian book. Poetry full of love and humanity, and a lot of moments of lost loved ones. This one is a gem, and a treasure I carry in my heart from the country I was born in. I am keeping it.

Verdict: KEEP  ☑ 

The Night Masquerade (Binti, #3) by Nnedi Okorafor

If you already know me and my posts, you will know that I never keep a book that is not first in a series, unless I have read the previous books. This is the reason I am removing this one, but I have added the first book to my TBR – so let’s call it even 🙂

Verdict: REMOVE ✖

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer

I have to keep this. I mean, this has to be read by every bookworm, right?

Verdict: KEEP  ☑ 

Strange the Dreamer (Strange the Dreamer, #1) by Laini Taylor

Okay, honestly, this has been the hardest Down The TBR Hole Tag ever. It has all the books I want to read, and it’s so hard to get rid of them. I am keeping this one, because I am in love with the cover and synopsis. And don’t forget all the hype it gets. It gets me curious of whether it’s all worth it.

Verdict: KEEP ☑ 

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As this was the last entry in 2018, I will do a little statistic of what I have done in these past 12 Down The TBR Hole posts, 

I have listed 120 titles, of which I have kept 71 and I have removed 49. 268 titles still remain to be listed from my TBR List (27 more posts), and I can’t wait to see my end results. 

Let me know if you have read any of these, and if you want me to keep or remove any of these books from my list! I look forward to see what you think!

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12 thoughts on “Down The TBR Hole #12

  1. Empress DJ December 29, 2018 / 4:38 pm

    not familiar with any of these but know I have never seen a bad rating for The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

  2. nooranandchawla December 29, 2018 / 7:01 pm

    I’m not familiar with this list except for the Guernsey one, but I haven’t read it.

    • innah96 December 29, 2018 / 10:18 pm

      Thank you so much Gemma!

  3. jenchaos76 December 29, 2018 / 10:22 pm

    Awesome.you’re better than me! I keep adding.

    • innah96 December 29, 2018 / 10:29 pm

      hahha I keep doing that too 😀

  4. Floryie December 30, 2018 / 2:29 am

    Wow you are gutsy.. I would never dare to mess with my TBR.. nuhuh!

    • innah96 December 30, 2018 / 4:42 am

      hehehe – it was so needed, as I keep adding books and keep stressing to read them all. This way, I can sort out some priorities, but it is always so hard 🙂

  5. yourwordsmyink December 30, 2018 / 1:06 pm

    Girls of Paper and Fire is a must read!

  6. Whispering Stories December 31, 2018 / 3:22 pm

    I’ve not read any of your choices. Hope you enjoy the ones you kept.

    • innah96 December 31, 2018 / 3:23 pm

      Thank you! 💕Hope your next read is a great one!

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