Friday 31 December 2021

Best of 2021

Best of 2021

Top 5: No particular order

Best fantasy: Spin the dawn by Elizabeth Lim

 Most disturbing: Tender is the flesh by Augustina Bazterrica

Best paranormal romance: Last guard by Nalini Singh

Best historical fiction: Circe by Madeline Miller

Best mystery: The night hawk by Elly Griffiths

Best series was obviously Heartstrikers by Rachel Aaron, I listened to it for a 3rd time. No time for book 5 though as the year is ending.


 * I have read 143 books, which is 1 more book than last year

* I read 7 books with the word Duke in the title (and 4 more with Duke in the series title)

* I listened to 85 audiobooks, and read 68 books

My biggest  genres this year

                *22 books  fantasy

                *35  historical romance

                * 17  contemporary romance

                * 15 fiction

                * 13 as historical fiction

                * 4 Jane Austen variations

                * 4 fantasy romance


  1. I need to read Circe.

  2. Thanks for sharing and Happy New Year! Great choices

  3. What a good year of reading you had in 2021! Nalini Singh is a favorite author of mine; and I like the Elly Griffiths mysteries, too. Thanks for commenting on my blog earlier! :D

  4. 143 books is awesome! Happy New Year.

  5. Great reading. Yay for Last Guard.

  6. Great seeing what made your favorites list. Wow, nice total over all and you had a nice variety of genres there.

  7. That's a great list! Happy new year!

  8. I started relistening to Heartstrikers when I saw your posts. It is as good, if not better, than I remembered.

    Melanie @ Books of My Heart

    1. Hihi, yay. But aren't they just so much fun :D

  9. The Wolf and the Woodsman was on my worst list lol *hides*

    Karen @For What It's Worth

  10. Nice recap and great job in 2021! I didn't meet my audiobook goal but I'll try harder in 2022.

    1. I am lucky since most of my audios are romance and they are short

  11. You had a good year! Haven't read any of those. But I have The Irish Princess and need to read that soon-ish..
    Happy New Year!



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