Top Ten Tuesday ~ Top Ten Required Reading for Fantasy Fans


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Each Tuesday we will be hosting a different theme or topic involving all things bookish!!!

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*Bethany W's Choice's*

(YABC Staff Reviewer)


1. A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas
2. Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
3. City of Bones by Cassandra Clare
4. Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead
5. Loved (House of Night Other World series, Book 1) by P.C. Cast (Author), Kristin Cast
6. Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick
7. Graceling by Kristin Cashore
8. The Summoning by Kelley Armstrong
9. Fallen by Lauren Kate
10. Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr





*CJ's Choice's*

(YABC Blog Owner)


1. Three Dark Crowns series by Kendare Blake

2. An Ember in the Ashes series by Sabaa Tahir

3. The Orphan Queen duology by Jodi Meadows

4. The Winner's Curse trilogy by Marie Rutkowski

5. Girl of Fire and Thorns trilogy by Rae Carson

6. The Star-Touched Queen series by Roshani Chokshi

7. Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer

8. The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco

9. Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

10. The Seven Realms series by Cinda Williams Chima





*Kristie's Choice's*

(YABC Promotions Manager)


The Riftwar Cycle by Raymond Feist

The Dragonriders of Pern Series by Anne McCaffery

The Belgariad by David Eddings

The Shannara Series by Terry Brooks

The Name of the Wind and The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss

The Narnia Series by CS Lewis

The Earthsea Series by Ursula LeGuin

The First Law Series by Joe Abercrombie

The Chronicles of Amber by Roger Zelazny

The Green Rider Series by Kristen Britain




*Kayla's Choice's*

(YABC Blog Manager) 


1.) Harry Potter (of course)

2.) An Ember in the Ashes

3.) Snow Like Ashes

4.) Dragon's Green

5.) The Mortal Instruments series // The Dark Artifices 

6.) Heartless

7.) The Golden Compass

8.) Carry On

9.) Circus Mirandus

10.) The Graveyard Book 




*Elisha's Choice's*

(YABC Staff Reviewer)


1. Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

2. Mortal Instruments by Cassandra Clare

3. Dream Walker by Kit Alloway

4. The Faerie Guardian by Rachel Morgan

5. Impyrium by Henry H. Neff

6. Kingdom of Ash and Briars by Hannah West

7. Graceling by Kristin Cashore

8. Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine

9. Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier

10. Twilight by Stephanie Meyer



*Cody's Choice's*

(YABC Staff Reviewer)


An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir
The Flame in the Mist by Renee Ahdieh
Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
Kiss of Deception by Mary E Pearson
The Winner's Curse by Mare Rutkoski
Uprooted by Naomi Novak
Falling Kingdom's by Morgan Rhodes
Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton
Throne of Glass by Sarah J Maas
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo





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