Saturday, January 1, 2011

Top Books- 2010

As most of you know I threw out doing the Top 20 last year. It's just too hard picking 20 books, when there were so many good ones. So, here are my top/favorite books in 2010 for each genre.  If you'd like to see my complete reading list for 2010, you can view it here.

Paranormal Romance:
Dead In the Family- Charlaine Harris
Beast Behaving Badly- Shelly Laurenston
Blood Magic- Jennifer Lyons
Ecstasy In Darkness- Gena Showalter
Lover Mine- J.R. Ward

Urban Fantasy:
Magic Bleeds- Ilona Andrews
Moon Sworn- Keri Arthur
Black Magic Sanction- Kim Harrison
Succubus Shadows- Richelle Mead
Dead, Undead and Somewhere In Between- J.A. Saare

Young Adult:
Nightshade- Andrea Cremer
Beautiful Creatures- Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl
Hearts At Stake- Alyxandra Harvey
Hex Hall- Rachel Hawkins
Infinite Days- Rebecca Maizel

Historical Romance:
Lady Isabella's Scandalous Marriage- Jennifer Ashley
A Certain Wolfish Charm- Lydia Dare
Tall, Dark and Wolfish- Lydia Dare
Married by Morning- Lisa Kleypas
Love in the Afternoon- Lisa Kleypas

Erotic Romance:
Dark Succession- Teresa D'Amario
For the Love of Mollie- KT Grant
Size Matters- Stephanie Julian
Motor City Fae- Cindy Spencer Pape
Cry Sanctuary- Moira Rogers

The Shadow Queen- Anne Bishop
Shalador's Lady- Anne Bishop
Favorite Authors in 2010:
Andrea Cremer
Lydia Dare
Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl
Shelly Laurenston
J.A. Saare

Favorite Covers in 2010: 
Nightshade- Andrea Cremer
Beast Behaving Badly- Shelly Laurenston
Ecstasy In Darkness- Gena Showalter

Best "Out of my Comfort Zone" Reads:
Lancelot's Lady- Cherish D'Angelo
Lovestruck- KT Grant
Naked In Death- J.D. Robb
Book Stats:
Books Read: 265
Authors Read: 161
81 of those Authors I read for the first time
Reviews: 98

This is the current state of my TBR shelf.  While I didn't read as many
books  as I did last year, I definitely put a dent in my list, even though
it seems like a small dent. :)


  1. So many awesome books in one list.! :D Thanks for sharing. Yeah, my TBR pile multiplied a little too much this last year.

    Happy New Year.

  2. Anna,

    I will never catch up with you in the reading department. :) But I sure am having a fabulous time trying. LOL

    Happy New Year My Friend!!


  3. OMG! That is all you have on your TBR pile?!! That is like a small section of mine. LOL

    Great job at reading so many books last year!

  4. Wow that is a lot of books read! :D Next year I would love to beat 200

  5. Amy,
    LOL! Well I'm going to Borders on Thursday so it won't stay that way for long. ;)

  6. Wow! You read alot of books. I still have to read the Lydia Dare ones. I'm glad to see Lisa Kleypas is still making your list :)

    Happy New Year, Anna!!


  7. Barbara,

    I think you will like the Lydia Dare books. :)


  8. Anna, I'm so glad you enjoyed SIZE MATTERS! Thanks for adding it to your list.



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