Friday, December 30, 2011

Bookish Faves of 2011

This year I thought I would do a favorites post - broken down into a few categories.  Here we go:

Favorite New To Me Authors/Series:

Allyson James - Stormwalker Series  
Kasey Mackenzie - Shades of Fury Series
Dianne Sylvan - Shadow World Series

Favorite Zombie Reads:

Rhiannon Frater - As the World Dies Series
Joe McKinney - Dead World Series
Thomas Emson - Zombie Britannica
Tim Waggoner - Nekropolis Series

Favorite YA Reads:

Veronica Wolff - Isle of Night
Andrea Cremer - NightShade
Laini Taylor - Daughter of Smoke & Bone
Rachel Caine - Last Breath
Ann Aguirre - Enclave

Favorite Installment to an Established Series:

Kresley Cole - Dreams of a Dark Warior
Gena Showalter - The Darkest Surrender
Laura Wright - Eternal Kiss
Janet Evanovich - Smokin' Seventeen

Favorite New Series:

Larissa Ione - Lords of Deliverance
Jenn Bennett - Arcadia Bell
Amanda Bonilla - Shaede Assassin 

Unexpected Favorite:

Margaret Mallory - The Guardian

Most Anticipated:

Rhiannon Frater - The First Days

Biggest Disappointment:

Joan Frances Turner - Frail

Favorite Cover(s):

Kristen Painter - House of Comarre Series

So that is a rundown of my faves and a couple of my not so faves.  :)  What do you think?


roro said...

cool list
not read them .i can say really anything

Dottie (Tink's Place) said...

Great list Michelle!! It would be very hard for me to choose, so many new authors for me this year!


Dottie :)

Marce said...

Daughter of Smoke and Bone are on so many lists, i'm intrigued.

Mine will be up tomorrow.

Happy New Year

Blodeuedd said...

Awesome list and I sure got some reading before me, but at least I got some of those books waiting for me