Top Ten Tuesday #7 – September 16th: Top Authors I NEED To Read More

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The Broke And The Bookish presents us every week a new top ten with a different theme. And this Tuesday’s theme is the Top Authors I’ve Only Read One Book From But NEED To Read More. There are quite a few authors I would like to read more books of… Some are authors of series I need to continue. Of others I’ve enjoyed my first experience with their work and would like to read more. They are listed below in no particular order:

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  • Leigh Bardugo: I´ve read Shadow And Bone of the The Grisha series and absolutely loved it. I really need to start reading the other two books soon… (I actually own a copy of Siege And Storm, but it is in Spanish and I prefer trying to get the English version first before I start reading… I prefer reading books in the original language they were written in.)
  • James Dashner: I’ve read The Maze Runner, and even though I didn’t enjoy it as much as I would have thought before reading, I still want to read the first of the series. Plus, I already own a copy of book number two and three, so there is no holding back… Except for the fact that my copy of The Scorch Trials is in Spanish, and I prefer reading it in English as I explained above.
  • Sarah J. Maas: I’ve read Throne Of Glass en I enjoyed it. Since the last book just came out, I really need to read book number two and three soon… I have Crown Of Midnight already, but it is in Spanish… (This is getting repititive, I know.)

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  • Patrick Rothfuss: I’ve read and loved The Name Of The Wind, and now I want to get my hands on book number two as soon as possible… Although the wait for Rothfuss to finish the third book will probably become unbearable.
  • Ian McEwan: I’ve heard many great things about this author, but I’ve only read Atonement so far. I really need to buy more of his books (like Saturday and Sweet Tooth) soon…
  • Rainbow Rowell: I’ve finally read Eleanor & Park not so long ago, and I really have to check out more of her work! Landline, Fangirl, Attachments… They all sound interesting.

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  • Jonathan Safran Foer: I’ve read Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close and liked his writing style… I’m looking forward to read more of his work. (Like Everything Is Illuminated.)
  • Jeannette Walls: I´ve read The Glass Castle and was truly impressed by it. Now I would like to read Half Broke Horses and The Silver Star to continue reading about Jeannette and her family…
  • Lee Childs: I’ve read Killing Floor and even though it’s a bit too Rambo/Die Hard for me, I would like to see how the main character develops.
  • Ismael Beah: I’ve read A Long Way Gone some time ago and it is really an impressive memoir… I would like to read Radiance Of Tomorrow as well.

 

10 thoughts on “Top Ten Tuesday #7 – September 16th: Top Authors I NEED To Read More

  1. Man, I need to finish The Grisha trilogy too. I loved SHADOW AND BONE, and I have the last two books on my kindle I just need to read them. Also, I have a huge fangirl crush on a Rainbow Rowell after reading ELEANOR AND PARK and really need to read the rest of her stuff. . . Which is also sitting on my kindle. Great list 🙂

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  2. I’m still holding off on Rothfuss. I have his first two books on my shelf and I really want to read them… but I also don’t want to read them and then wait and wait for the 3rd. I don’t need to get involved in any more unfinished series! I love EVERYTHING by Rainbow Rowell. 🙂 Great list!

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    • I can totally understand where you are going with that; I’m holding back with the second book just so the wait for the last one won’t be that long… And it means that I only have to reread one book when the third comes out. 😉

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  3. What did you think of Eleanor and Park? I’m so curious about that book. I recently read Landline and thought it was funny, although it fell a little flat for me towards the end. It was my first time reading anything by Rainbow Rowell.

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