Top Ten Tuesdays is a meme hosted by the Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is
TOP TEN books I enjoyed that weren’t my genre
- Jazz by Toni Morrison: I confess this is the first book of hers that I have enjoyed.
- The Adventures of Master F. J. by George Gascoigne: An early modern novel about a man’s affair with a married woman.
- Captain Marvel by Kelly Sue Deconnick: Ms. Marvel got me into comics, a little.
- Lost in the Sun by Lisa Graff: I don’t read too much contemporary, though I do read some contemporary MG. This is a fine one.
- The Arrival by Shaun Tan: A graphic novel about an immigrant in a new land.
- The Pirate Princess by Jeremy Whitley: The third installment in a series about a princess saving her sisters.
- Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel: About the rise of Cromwell.
- Written in the Stars by Aisha Saeed: A contemporary YA about forced marriage.
- Deathless by Catherynne M. Valente: I tend to be selective about adult fantasy.
- Absolutely Almost by Lisa Graff: A contemporary MG about a boy who likes doughnuts.