Top Ten Tuesdays is a meme hosted by the Broke and the Bookish. This week the topic is
Top Ten Books with Under 2000 Ratings on Goodreads
- The Last Cavalier by Alexandre Dumas: I suppose its being unfinished accounts somewhat for its not being popular, but wasn’t it exciting to learn a new Dumas work had been found?
- Shakespeare Inside: The Bar Behind Bars by Amy Scott-Douglass: A fascinating look at what performing Shakespeare means to some U.S. inmates.
- Fantasists on Fantasy ed. by Robert H. Boyer and Kenneth J. Zahorski: A compilation of literary theory by the writers of fantasy themselves from J. R. R. Tolkien to Ursula K. LeGuin.
- The Maid’s Tragedy by Beaumont and Fletcher: Amintor marries Evadne at the behests of the king, only to discover Evadne is the king’s mistress. But can Amintor seek justice against the monarch?
- Across the Miles: Tales of Correspondence by L. M. Montgomery: One of several anthologies containing some of Montgomery’s short stories.
- The Key to Extraordinary by Natalie Lloyd: A new book from the author of A Snicker of Magic.
- Otter Loves Halloween! by Sam Garton: A charming picture book wherein Otter finds Halloween a little too scary!
- Dante’s Daughter by Kimberley Heuston: A YA book that imagines the life of Dante’s daughter Antonia.
- The Wonder Clock by Howard Pyle: A collection of fairy tales. If you like traditional stories of princes and princesses, clever animals, and speaking bears–this is the book for you.
- The Laughing Cavalier by Baroness Orczy: The Scarlet Pimpernel is just one in a series. This tells the story of one of Percy’s ancestors.