Top 5 Wednesday – Books That Aren’t Set In/Inspired By The Western World

Header Image (90)

This Meme is hosted by Thoughts On Tomes and the prompts can be found on Goodreads.

This week’s prompt is: Books That Aren’t Set In/Inspired By The Western World
–I know this is a long title, but I couldn’t figure out how else to word it and still get the point across. Talk about books that are set outside of the Western World (so outside of North America and Western Europe) or if they are SFF, books that aren’t inspired by those places (so no medieval setting fantasy!)

This will be books I have & haven’t read



1. Cinder by Marissa Meyer (Have Read)

Cinder_(Official_Book_Cover)_by_Marissa_Meyer (2)

This is set in a Fantasy Beijing (New Beijing)

2. Soundless by Richelle Mead (Have Read)

24751478

This is set in a fantasy Asia

3. Eon: Dragoneye Reborn by Alison Goodman (TBR)

7261699 (2)

Based on East Asian astrology

4. The Wrath and the Dawn by Renée Ahdieh

9780399171611_large_The_Wrath_and_the_Dawn (1)

This is set in a fantasy Middle East

5. The Crown’s Game by Evelyn Skye

26156203

This is set in a Historical Fantasy Russian



Screen Shot 2017-03-07 at 8.49.20 pm

FACEBOOK    /    TWITTER    /    PINTEREST    /    INSTAGRAM  / GOODREADS / LITSY: DUSKANGELREADS

Giveaway (1)

ALSO, DON’T FORGET MY GIVEAWAY IS STILL GOING ON! JUST CLICK THE PIC OR HERE TO GET TO THE GIVEAWAY POST TO FIND OUT HOW TO WIN A PAPERBACK OF ONE OF THE PICTURED BOOKS!

12 thoughts on “Top 5 Wednesday – Books That Aren’t Set In/Inspired By The Western World

  1. I have read Cinder, The Wrath & the Dawn, and The Crowns Game and they were all great. I have to read the second book in The Crowns Game duology and I have only read to Cress in the the Lunar Chronicles but planning me continuing soon.

    Like

    1. Nice! I have only read Cinder so when I get my hands on the next books I will definitely continue.
      I’m not 100% sure if I will read The Wrath and the Dawn, I read Flame in the Mist and disliked it, so I don’t know yet. & I still need to get to The Crowns Game!

      Like

      1. Yes names are a big thing! I have listened to a preview of an audiobook just hoping that a specific name was mentioned so I would know how to pronounce it while reading! 😂😂

        Like

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s