Books Read in 2021


Here are all the books I’ve read in 2021 and my ratings for them. Highlighted titles link to my review of that book.

January

The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Lore by Alexandra Bracken [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Crown of Talons by Katharine & Elizabeth Corr [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Graceling by Kristin Cashore ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Madman’s Library by Edward Brooke-Hitching ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Fire by Kristin Cashore ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Bitterblue by Kristin Cashore ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Winterkeep by Kristin Cashore [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Burning by Megha Majumdar [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The House by Simon Lelic ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
This Golden Flame by Emily Victoria [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Love Is for Losers by Wibke Brueggemann [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
When Force Meets Fate by Jamison Hill [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Winter’s Orbit by Everina Maxwell [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Safe and Sound by Philippa East [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Hall of Smoke by H.M. Long [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Infinity Courts by Akemi Dawn Bowman [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Bringing Down the Duke by Evie Dunmore ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Girls I’ve Been by Tess Sharpe [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Brass Queen by Elizabeth Chatsworth [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Vow So Bold and Deadly by Brigid Kemmerer ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Rogue of One’s Own by Evie Dunmore ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

February

Into the Heartless Wood by Joanna Ruth Meyer ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Shape of Darkness by Laura Purcell [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Reaper of Souls by Rena Barron [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The One Hundred Nights of Hero by Isabel Greenberg ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Survivors by Jane Harper [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Secret Service by Joy Jenkins ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Girl A by Abigail Dean ⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J Maas ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Amari and the Night Brothers by B.B. Alston ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Here Is the Beehive by Sarah Crossan ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Unbroken by C.L. Clark [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Lightbringer by Claire Legrand ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Malice by Heather Walter [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Library of the Dead by T.L. Huchu ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Ariadne by Jennifer Saint [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

March

The Maidens by Alex Michaelides [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Prison Healer by Lynette Noni [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo [Serial Reader] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
False Witness by Karin Slaughter [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Scythe by Neal Shusterman ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Toll by Neal Shusterman ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Corruption of Blood by Ambrose Parry [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Outlaws Scarlett and Browne by Jonathan Stroud [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Together by Luke Adam Hawker [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Vulture by Bex Hogan [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
In the Ravenous Dark by A.M. Strickland [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Sistersong by Lucy Holland [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Lamplighters by Emma Stonex ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Dark and Hollow Star by Ashley Shuttleworth ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Tales of Sand & Sea by Alwyn Hamilton ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Threadneedle by Cari Thomas [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Way of the Argosi by Sebastien de Castell [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Skinful of Shadows by Frances Hardinge ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
A Pocketful of Crows by Joanne Harris ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Blue Salt Road by Joanne Harris  ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

April

Orfeia by Joanne Harris ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Tall Bones by Anna Bailey [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Light of the Midnight Stars by Rena Rossner [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Black Friend by Frederick Joseph [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Victories Greater Than Death by Charlie Jane Anders [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Zara Hossain Is Here by Sabina Khan [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Illusionary by Zoraida Córdova [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Lying Game by Ruth Ware ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
She Speaks by Yvette Cooper ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie ⭐️⭐️⭐️
No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference by Greta Thunberg ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Sixteen Horses by Greg Buchanan [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Poirot Investigates by Agatha Christie ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle by Stuart Turton ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Last Girl by Goldy Moldavsky [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Secret of Chimneys by Agatha Christie ⭐️⭐️
How Do We Know We’re Doing It Right? by Pandora Sykes [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Beautiful Ones by Silvia Moreno-Garcia ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Dear Edward by Ann Napolitano ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Realm Breaker by Victoria Aveyard [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Black Water Sister by Zen Cho [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

May

Felix Ever After by Kacen Callender [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Wolf and the Woodsman by Ava Reid [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The House of Always by Jenn Lyons [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Heartstopper: volume 4 by Alice Oseman ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Rapids by Anna Bowles [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Monstrous Design by Kat Dunn [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Murder by Kate Morgan [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Blackheart Knights by Laure Eve [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
You’re the One That I Want by Simon James Green [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Raising Hell by Bryony Pearce [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Wendy, Darling by A.C. Wise [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Fire With Fire by Destiny Soria [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Don’t Breathe a Word by Jordyn Taylor [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Mrs England by Stacey Halls [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
This Adventure Ends by Emma Mills ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

June

The Drowned by Laini Taylor & Jim Di Bartolo ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Sisters of the Snake by Sarena & Sasha Nanua [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Little Bird by Sharon Dempsey ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Dark Side of the Mind by Kerry Daynes ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Reapers by John Connolly ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
She Who Became the Sun by Shelley Parker-Chan [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Passing Playbook by Isaac Fitzimons [ARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Devil’s Advocate by Steve Cavanagh [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Road Trip by Beth O’Leary ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Still Life by Sarah Winman ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Meet Me In Another Life by Catriona Silvey [eARC] ⭐️⭐️⭐️

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