Bookending Winter: 12 Days Of Bookmas

Posted december 31, 2019 by Laurie in Boekenpraat, Booktags, Booktalk, English, events / 1 Comment

It’s the final day of the year and I’m doing a Bookmas book tag, oh well. This tag is a challenging tag which is created by Jeimy and is part of Bookending Winter. Let’s see what my TBR gave to me!

On the 12 days of Bookmas, my tbr gave to me:

12 oldest add dates

Okay I did a massive clean-out in November, but here we go.

  1. The Horse dancer by Jojo Moyes, added on October 4, 2016
  2. All the light we cannot see by Anthony Doerr, added on October 4, 2016
  3. Holding up the universe by Jennifer Niven, added on April 26, 2017
  4. See me by Nicholas Sparks, added on October 15, 2017
  5. Everything beautiful is not ruined by Danielle Younge-Ullman, added on October 28, 2017
  6. The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris, added on January 23, 2018
  7. A beautiful mess by Claire Christian, added on February 3, 2018
  8. The strange fascinations of Noah Hypnotik by David Arnold, added on March 11, 2018
  9. Safe haven by Nicholas Sparks, added on April 9, 2018
  10. Push me, pull me by Vanessa Garden, added on April 14, 2018
  11. Charlie and me by Mark Lowery, added on May 5, 2018
  12. House of earth and blood by Sarah J. Maas, added on May 16, 2018

11 3 star books

Okay I’m taking everything between 3 and 4 stars as anything with an average rating lower than 3 stars won’t even make it to my TBR. Warning, most of these books are originally Dutch.

  1. Zomer by Lis Lucassen
  2. Razend by Lis Lucassen
  3. Knetterverliefd by Vanessa Thuyns
  4. Volg me by Sophie Jansen
  5. Into the crooked place by Alexandra Christo
  6. The secret history of us by Jessi Kirby
  7. Nocturna by Maya Motayne
  8. Felsteg by Maria Adolfsson (original Swedish title, no English title available)
  9. Eden’s summer by Liz Flanagan
  10. De mooiste dag van je leven by Tamara Haagmans
  11. The girl without skin by Mads Peder Nordbo

10 books that are YA

This one is easy because I mostly read YA, So I will pick the oldest ones again.

  1. Holding up the universe by Jennifer Niven
  2. Everything beautiful is not ruined by Danielle Younge-Ullman
  3. A beautiful mess by Claire Christian
  4. The strange fascinations of Noah Hypnotik by David Arnold
  5. Push me, pull me by Vanessa Garden
  6. The Emerald sea by Richelle Mead
  7. Running with lions by Julian Winters
  8. The secret history of us by Jessi Kirby
  9. Hart van vuur by Miranda Peters
  10. All these beautiful strangers by Elizabeth Klehfoth

9 books with girls on the cover

Due to my visual impairment I can’t do this prompt, so I’m twisting it a little bit and change it to 9 books with a female protagonist.

  1. The miseducation of Cameron Post by Emily M. Danforth
  2. Our dark duet by Victoria Schwab
  3. Losing it by Cora Carmack
  4. All these beautiful strangers by Elizabeth Klehfoth
  5. Without Merith by Colleen Hoover
  6. Truth or dance by Chinouk Thijssen
  7. Till death by Jennifer Armentrout
  8. Eyes turned skyward by Rebecca Yarros
  9. Maybe someday by Colleen Hoover

8 books with highschool settings

OMG I hope I can find 8!

  1. The perfectionists by Sara Shepard
  2. Running with lions by Julian Winters
  3. Eden’s Summer by Liz Flanagan
  4. You asked for perfect by Laura Silverman
  5. Lege kamers by Susanne Koster
  6. Vals by Mel Wallis de Vries
  7. Schuld by Mel Wallis de Vries
  8. A semi-definitive list of worst nightmares by Krystal Sutherland

7 books non-contemporary themed

Well, peanuts.

  1. Vengeful by V. E. Schwab
  2. Crown of feathers by Nicki Pau Preto
  3. Of fire and stars by Audrey Coulthurst
  4. We hunt the flame by Hafsah Faizal
  5. Bondgenoten en verraders by Patty van Delft
  6. Het zwarte kristal by Patty van Delft
  7. Stone cold touch by Jennifer Armentrout

6 Golden Guy love interests (popular guy)

Hmmmmm…….

  1. Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare (Jem)
  2. City of fallen angels by Cassandra Clare (Jace)
  3. Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare (Julian)
  4. Red scrolls of magic by Cassandra Clare (Magnus and Alec)
  5. Stone cold touch by Jennifer Armentrout (Roth)
  6. Supernova by Marissa Meyer (Adrian)

5 books with the same author

Okay, that’s obvious.

  1. City of fallen angels by Cassandra Clare
  2. City of lost souls by Cassandra Clare
  3. City of heavenly fire by Cassandra Clare
  4. Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare
  5. Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare

4 books out of your comfort zone

I deleted most, but maybe I have some.

  1. Don’t skip out on me by Willy Vlautin
  2. Ik kan er nét niet bij by Sander Verheijen
  3. Normal people by Sally Rooney
  4. House of salt and sorrows by Erin A. Craig

3 4 star books

Okay I found 3 books that are exactly 4.00 stars wow.

  1. Fallen Academy: Year one by Leia Stone
  2. Eline by Michelle Visser
  3. Kom naar huis by Emma Anna

2 book recommendations

I’m the most certain about these 2 haha.

  1. The 7 1/2 deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stewart Turton
  2. The institute by Stephen King

1 book that you can’t wait to read

Just randomly picked one.

  1. Tarnished are the stars by Rosiee Thor

Wow, this has been harder and more work than I’d expected, but I made it! If you do this tag, have fun, good luck and don’t forget to link back to both Jeimy and myself.

Have a safe New Year’s Eve!

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