Quote of the Day – August 5, 2021

Best Books of 2021 So Far: Mystery & Thrillers

Welcome to another round of the Best Books of the Year so Far, where halfway through the year, I name the titles I read that I feel are the best of 2021. This year, I am switching things up a bit. Instead of listing all the best books I read in one post, I will be breaking them up by genre! So every Tuesday until mid-August, catch my favorite reads of 2021 that will make you want to rush over to your list and add to your ever-growing TBR pile!

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Summer Reads For An “Indoor” Summer: Adult Fiction

Summer 2020 is not turning out to be what we expected but that doesn’t mean our own summer adventures, even if has to be indoors! Books and reading can take you on many different journeys and adventures, all in the comfort from your reading chair.

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Waterstones Book of the Year 2019 Shortlist

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The bookseller, Waterstones, released their shortlist of the Best Book of 2019 and I am so glad to say that three books that I read this year (and also one of my favorites) has made the list:

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Books to Read This Month: September Edition

Fall is just around the corner…and there are exciting highly anticipated new releases that will make you excited for the cooling weather! And this month is perfect to make use of your library card (or sign up for a new one) because of National Libray Card Sign-Up Month.  From highly sought out sequel to an upcoming romance from a popular author, September will be one busy month from book lovers:

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UK’s & US’s Bestselling Books: Week Ending Oct. 10

So glad After You made it in the top 10! 🙂 Here are this week’s listings:

UK Bestsellers:

  1. Grandpa’s Great Escape – David Williams
  2. The Road to Little Dribbling: More Notes from a Small Island – Bill Bryson
  3. Everyday Super Food – Jamie Oliver
  4. Warriors of the Storm – Bernard Cornwell
  5. Binge – Tyler Oakley
  6. Magnus Chase and the Sword of Summer – Rick Riordan
  7. Go Set A Watchman – Harper Lee
  8. After The Crash – Michel Bussi
  9. The Girl On The Train – Paula Hawkins
  10. A Spool of Blue Thread – Anne Tyler

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UK’s & US’s Bestselling Books: Week Ending October 3

This week’s UK listings come from the Waterstones’ Bestsellers website.

UK Bestsellers:

  1. Grandpa’s Great Escape – David Williams
  2. Everyday Super Food – Jamie Oliver
  3. Leading – Alex Ferguson
  4. Make Me – Lee Child
  5. Go Set A Watchman – Harper Lee
  6. Binge – Tyler Oakley
  7. After The Crash – Michel Bussi
  8. The Shepherd’s Crown (Discworld Novels 41) – Terry Pratchett
  9. My Story – Steven Gerrard
  10. Magnus Chase and the Sword of Summer – Rick Riordan

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UK’s & US’s Bestselling Books: Week Ending September 12

We have a lot of newcomers this week so now it is a great time to get a head on our fall reading! Here is this week’s bestselling listings:

UK Bestsellers

  1. Everyday Super Food – Jamie Oliver
  2. Make Me – Lee Child
  3. Username: Evie – Joe Sugg
  4. The Shepherd’s Crown (Discworld Novels 41) – Terry Pratchett
  5. Mightier Than The Sword – Jeffrey Archer
  6. The Taxidermist’s Daughter – Kate Mosse
  7. Trigger Mortis: A James Bond Novel – Anthony Horowitz
  8. The Tea Planter’s Wife – Dinah Jeffreries
  9. The Ice Twins – S.K. Tremayne
  10. Without a Trace – Lesley Pearse

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UK’s & US’s Bestselling Books: Week Ending September 5

It looks like both Go Set A Watchman and To Kill A Mockingbird is losing momentum in the UK but still going on strong in the US. Here is the bestselling list for this week:

UK Bestsellers:

 

  1. The Shepherd’s Crown (Discworld Novels 41) – Terry Pratchett
  2. Mightier Than The Sword – Jeffrey Archer
  3. Everyday Super Food – Jamie Oliver
  4. The Girl in the Spider’s Web Continuing Stieg Larsson’s Millennium Series -David Lagercrantz
  5. Millie Marotta’s Animal Kingdom – Millie Marotta
  6. Without a Trace – Lesley Pearse
  7. Paper Towns – John Green
  8. The Missing and the Dead – Stuart MacBride
  9. 14th Deadly Sin – James Patterson
  10. The Girl on The Train – Paula Hawkins

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