Top Ten Tuesday – New-To-Me Authors I Read For The First Time In 2016


Top Ten Tuesday is a monthly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish and you can find all the info and upcoming prompts Here.

This week’s prompts is: Top Ten New-To-Me Authors I Read For The First Time In 2016

ransom-riggs1. Ransom Riggs

Of course, this year I read the Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children series and absolutely loved it!

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children Review

Hollow City Review

Library of Souls Review

I absolutely loved this series and I wish there was something else from Ransom Riggs!


2. Maggie Stiefvater

I read The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater this year and absolutely loved it! I plan to read the rest of The Raven Cycle series soon! Maybe even start it this year.

The Raven Boys Review

I also want to read The Wolves of Mercy Falls series!





3. Alwyn Hamilton

I read Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton earlier this year and sbolsutely loved it!

Rebel of the Sands review

I am really looking forward to the next book, Traitor to the Throne to come out in 2017!


4. Julie Kagawa

I read The Iron King for a ReadAThon earlier this year and absolutely loved it!

The Iron King Review

I want to finish The Iron Fey series, which consists of The Iron Daughter, The Iron Queen, The Iron Knight. And Also The Iron Fey: Call of the Forgotten companion series which consists of The Lost Prince, The Iron Traitor &The Iron Warrior.



5. Jay Kristoff

I read Illuminae & Gemina by Jay Kristoff and Amie Kaufman. I’m so keen for the next book in this The Illuminae Files series to come out!

Illuminae Review

Gemina Review

I really want to read Nevernight and I really hope to get to it soon!



6. Amie Kaufman

So, again I have read Illuminae and Gemina.

I also will hopefully will be getting The Starbound series by Amie Kaufman and Meagen Spooner. Which consist of These Broke Stars, This Shattered WorldTheir Fractured Light.




7. Markus Zusak

So, I read The Book Thief last week and absolutely loved it!

The Book Thief Review

I’m not 100% sure of any of his other books as I just haven’t heard anything about any of them .



8. Ernest Cline

I listened to the Audiobook of Ready Player One narrorated by Wil Wheaton earlier this year and loved it!

I didn’t review it as I want to read it and do a review.

I also want to read Armada.



9. Michael Ridpath

I read Traitor’s Gate at the start of the year and really enjoyed it! It was the first Historical Fiction book I read and the reason why I will read more HF now.

I read it way before I started my blog, so there is no review for it but I would give it 4.5 stars.

I want to read the second book in this duology, Shadows of War




10. Morgan Matson

I have read The Unexpected Everything and Amy & Roger’s Epic Detour by Morgan Matson

The Unexpected Everything Review

Amy & Roger’s Epic Detour Review

I thought I better add a contemporary author in here somewhere. I’m not a big contemporary fan so I don’t know if I will read more of her work or not. But the 2 I did read were enjoyable.


Well, that is it for this weeks Top Ten Tuesday!


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