A Willful Woman…

Thoughts about books from a romance addict.

Not entirely everything about 2016 sucked

on December 31, 2016

Books read, including shorts: 343, of which 29 were rereads. Below average for me, probably because of the last few months of 2016.

Books DNF’d: 32. Technically more, but I don’t usually make a record unless I’ve read further than the beginning.

Best book overall read in 2016: A Seditious Affair by K.J. Charles.

Best book (non-romance) and best depiction of an autistic person read in 2016: On the Edge of Gone by Corinne Duyvis.

Runner up (non-romance) : I Am Princess Ex by Cherie Priest.

Runner up (best depiction of an autistic person): Forget-Me-Not by Jordan Castillo Price.

Swooniest romance: A Gentleman’s Position by K.J. Charles.

Romance that most made me laugh and go Awwww: Manties in a Twist by J.A. Rock. 

Most entertainingly written romance: The Hating Game by Sally Thorne.

Best Golden Oldie (not a reread): The Lily Brand by Sandra Schwab.

 

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8 responses to “Not entirely everything about 2016 sucked

  1. Lori says:

    Making notes here.

  2. Bona says:

    I’m so happy you enjoyed A Seditious Affair. It’s one of my best readings of these last years, too. So powerful, sometimes heart-drenching, it can turn your your world upside down. I think everybody should give it a try.

  3. Sonia says:

    KJ Charles also surprised me a lot this year, I liked (and loved some) all the books I’ve read by the author!

    Good luck for 2017!

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