You (hopefully) have your gift cards and holiday money clasped excitedly in your hand after last week’s festivities and you’re wondering: just what do you want to buy?
Well, books of course!
So, here I am with my fourth annual Stand-Out Books of the Year post – compiling my personal recommendations for your convenience.
Just as in every year – there are way too many good/great/excellent reads to list out – so I have picked just 35 novels that stood out to me as I look over the last year of reading. Even though a book may not be on here, it doesn’t mean that I didn’t like/love it.
These are choices among the books I reviewed, not only read. Some books I read in 2013 aren’t going to have reviews post until 2014 – so I don’t want to confuse everything by including those in this year’s post.
Also, the books listed may or may not have actually been released in 2013 – I just read them in 2013.
My stats are down a little bit this year, but I did start working at…