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5 Star Books in 2014?

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Eighth Anniversary 100 Comments 5 Love Its Name Dropper
edited August 2014 in Nest Book Club
So I'm trying to pick out my next book and nothing is really standing out. Just curious, what books have you rated 5 stars this year? 
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Re: 5 Star Books in 2014?

  • Me Before You by Jo Jo Moyes, Maybe Someday by Colleen Hoover, Five Ways to Fall and Ten Tiny Breaths by K.A. Tucker,
    Books Read in 2016: 4/50

  • I'll Give You The Sun by Jandy Nelson, but it's not out yet
    Open Road Summer by Emery Lord
    Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein

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  • The Martian by Andy Weir
    Lets Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir by Jenny Lawson (on audio)
    The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker
    Written in My Own Hearts Blood by Diana Gabaldon
    Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell
    Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand

  • Elizabeth Street  by Laurie Fabiano
    Firebird by Susannah Kearsley
    Champion by Marie Lu
    Legend by Marie Lu
    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
    Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince

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  • We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
    Flat-Out Love by Jessica Park
    The King (BDB) by J.R. Ward
    Heaven is For Real by Todd Burpo
    Be With Me (Wait for Me #2) by J.Lynn


  • The Sky is Everywhere - Jandy Nelson
    The Crown of Embers - Rae Carson
    The Dream Theives - Maggie Stiefvater
    116 books in 2016

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    Lauren (SnShne322)'s book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)
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  • Shadow Kiss (Vampire Academy #3) - Richelle Read
    Daughter of SMoke and Bone - Laini Taylor
    Dreams of Gods and Monsters - Laini Taylor
    East of Eden - John Steinbeck
    Clockwork Prince (Infernal Devices #2) - Cassandra Clare
    Clockwork Princess (Infernal Devices #3) - Cassandra Clare
    Born to Run - Christopher McDougall
    The Universe vs. Alex Woods - Gavin Extence
    The Golem & the Jinni - Helene Wecker
    The Impossible Knife of Memory - Laurie Halse Anderson
    90 books in 2015?
  • God, I've read such crap this year. I only have two five star books:

    The Golem and the Jinni
    Hyperbole and a Half

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  • The Firebird - Susanna Kearsley
    Code Name Verity - Elizabeth Wein
    Between Shades of Gray - Ruta Sepetys
    The Winter Sea - Susanna Kearsley
    Ready Player One - Ernest Cline

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  • Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand!!!

    my read shelf:Jess (Shepherdjel)'s book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)
  • The Firebird-Susanna Kearsley

    Mariana-Susanna Kearsley

    The Rose Garden-Susanna Kearsley

    The Book of Life-Deborah Harkness


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    my read shelf:
    Denise's book recommendations, favorite quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)

  • Firebird - Susanna Kearsley, The Casual Vacancy - JK Rowling, The Museum of Extraordinary Things - Alice Hoffman, The Raven Boys - Maggie Stiefvater.
  • The entire Outlander series (all rereads except Written in my Own Heart's Blood)
    The Golem and the Jinni
    Dreams of Gods and Monsters
    Push Girl
    Clockwork Princess

    52 Books in 2014??


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  • Written in My Own Heart's Blood
    Daughter of Smoke and Bone
    Washington: A Life

    my read shelf:
    Sarah (mrs.vedo)'s book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf) 

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  • 1984 and East of Eden (both re-reads)
    Several books in the Locke and Key series
    Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea
    Ready Player One
    The Martian
    Hyperbole and a Half
    Dust (last book in the Wool series by Hugh Howey)

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    My read shelf:
    Jessica Ninneman's book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)
  • Anathem by Neal Stephenson
    Brave New World by Aldous Huxley (re-read)
    The One by Kiera Cass
  • Thank you girls for sharing some of your favorites this year! I will definitely be checking some of these out!
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  • The Dog Stars - Peter Heller
    Dreams of Gods and Monsters - Laini Taylor
    Going Clear - Lawrence Wright
    The Story Sisters - Alice Hoffman

    Wow, I can't believe only four so far.. That's a bit depressing.


    Nicolle's book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)


  • The Time Traveler's Wife - Audrey Niffenegger
    The Goldfinch - Donna Tartt
    Roots - Alex Haley
    The Golem and the Jinni - Helene Wecker
    Destiny of the Republic : A Tale of Madness, Medicine, and the Murder of a President - Candice Millard
    Grant - Jean Edward Smith
    Plus a handful of the Wheel of Time books
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  • Ugh, apparently it hasn't been a great year for me. Of my 70 books read I only have 2 that I rated 5 stars. And both were by the same author.

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    my read shelf:
    Janelle's book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)
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