Six in Six is created by Jo @ The Book Jotter and is all about sharing the books we have read in the first 6 months of the year. 6 books in 6 different categories… And to make things more interesting (aka difficult), I’ve decided that I can pick each book only once. Let’s see my choices for this 2021 edition!

SIX NEW AUTHORS (TO ME)

# Exit by Belinda Bauer (REVIEW)
# Honey Girl by Morgan Rogers (REVIEW)
# The Islanders by S.V. Leonard (REVIEW)
# Just Get Home by Bridget Foley (REVIEW)
# Local Woman Missing by Mary Kubica (REVIEW)
# The Match by Sarah Adams (REVIEW)

SIX BOOKS I’VE ENJOYED THE MOST

# Deity by Matt Wesolowski (REVIEW)
# The Hollows by Mark Edwards (REVIEW)
# The House In The Cerulean Sea by T.J. Klune (REVIEW)
# The Last Train To Key West by Chanel Cleeton (REVIEW)
# The Mountain In My Shoe by Louise Beech (REVIEW)
# The Song Book Of Benny Lament by Amy Harmon (REVIEW)

SIX BOOKS I’VE READ IN ENGLISH TRANSLATION

# Hotel Cartagena by Simone Buchholz (REVIEW)
# Inborn by Thomas Enger (REVIEW)
# The Shadow Of The Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon (REVIEW)
# Smoke Screen by Jorn Lier Horst & Thomas Enger (REVIEW)
# Snowblind by Ragnar Jonasson (REVIEW)
# Tears Of Amber by Sofia Segovia (REVIEW)

SIX PRETTY BOOK COVERS

# Ariadne by Jennifer Saint (REVIEW)
# The Bone Shard Daughter by Andrea Stewart (REVIEW)
# Bridge Of Souls by Victoria Schwab (REVIEW)
# The Deadly Mystery Of The Missing Diamonds (REVIEW)
# The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner (REVIEW)
# Three Hours by Rosamund Lupton (REVIEW)

SIX BOOKS (PARTIALLY) SET IN A DIFFERENT COUNTRY (not UK/US)

# The Beekeeper Of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri (REVIEW)
# The Castaways by Lucy Clarke (REVIEW)
# Float Plan by Trish Doller (REVIEW)
# Her Dark Lies by J.T. Ellison (REVIEW)
# People We Meet On Vacation by Emily Henry (REVIEW)
# The Woman With The Blue Star by Pam Jenoff (REVIEW)

SIX SERIES OF BOOKS READ OR STARTED

# Blindsighted by Karin Slaughter (REVIEW)
# A Carrion Death by Michael Stanley (REVIEW)
# A Dog’s Purpose by W. Bruce Cameron (REVIEW)
# Silent Scream by Angela Marsons (REVIEW)
# Spring Skies Over Bluebell Castle by Sarah Bennett (REVIEW)
# Viper by Bex Hogan (REVIEW)


How many of these have you read yourself? What were your favorite books of the year so far? Feel free to share your own Six in Six post if you made one!


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