Sunday, December 29, 2013

Best of 2013 + Giveaway

 Best of 2013

The end of the year is approaching so it’s time to take a look at the books I’ve read this year and honor the ones I liked the best!

This Best of 2013 post will include a giveaway for a book and a big swag pack so make sure to check it out! :D

I’ve read 60 books this year and the best ones, divided by categories, are listed below. Vote for your favorites so it will be included in the giveaway!

Best Romance:

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Best Paranormal/Fantasy/Dystopia

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Best Young Adult

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Best New Adult

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Best Book In A Series 

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Best Debut Author 
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Best Alpha Male 

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Male Characters

Best Bad Boy 

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Best Cop/Soldier/Firefighter

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Best Paranormal Power

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Best Sense Of Humor/Funniest

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Female Characters

Best Sense Of Humor/Funniest

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Best Paranormal Power

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Most Kickass 

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Best Professional

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Best Secondary Characters 

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Best Romantic Relationship

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Best Friendship

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Best Cover/Most Fitting

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On My TBR List

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Make sure to vote for your favorites and enter the giveaway!


Prize: One winner will win a book of their choice from the most voted (shipped by the book depository)
Another winner will win a swag pack that will include a notebook, bookmarks, bookplates, stickers, buttons and more!

The giveaway is International!

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  1. I don't know! I read so many good books this year...
    Maby Clockwork-princess ;)

  2. Dark Hunter Series by Sherrilyn Kenyon,books from Cynthia Eden,Real by Katy Evans,etc... :)

    You have very nice selection of great books :)

    I love books from Susan Elizabeth Phillips and Julie James,I'm huge fan :)

    Happy Holidays to you!

    Thanks for this amazing opportunity :)

  3. I read a lot of books this year. The first 3 books in the Blackdagger Brotherhood series by J.R. Ward for sure. I also loved Divergent and Insurgent. I just bought Allegiant, so can't wait to finish this series.

  4. I enjoyed most in reading Chosen at Nightfall by C.C. Hunter! Thanks for the great giveaway!

  5. i really enjoyed Elysian fileds by suzanne jonhson as well as the october daye series by seanan mcguire

    thank you a lot for the giveaway^^ there are so many titles on my wishlist in them

  6. OMG, I've been voting like crazy! This is a lot of fun, and I love so many of your books here ;-)
    Happy holidays!

  7. I enjoyed Bitterblue by Kristin Cashore, Wallbanger and The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling :)

  8. My favorites this year were At Home by Bill Bryson, Veneficas Americana series by M. K. Hobson and The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N. K. Jemisin and I really enjoyed The Rig by Joe Ducie.

  9. I loved reading the Charley Davidson series by Darynda Jones, Love Irresistibly by Julie James and With All My Soul by Rachel Vincent.

  10. I loved The Trouble with Flirting by Claire LaZebnik, Love & Misadventure by Lang Leav, Golden by Jessi Kirby, and Six Months Later by Natalie Richards <3 Happy holidays and thanks for this awesome giveaway! :D

  11. Real, Mine and Remy by Katy Evans, Origin and Apollyon by Jennifer L. Armentrout, Losing Hope by Colleen Hoover.

    Happy Holidays!!!
    Raffle name: Demitra Giote

  12. I loved Dr. Sleep, NOS4A2, and Written in Red. Of course, there were others I also really liked, but those were the top three. Thanks for the great giveaway. michelle_willms at yahoo dot com

  13. My favorite books were Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi and Apollyon by Jennifer L. Armentrout! I just can't wait for Ignite Me! Thank you for the giveaway and the voting, it was fun! :)

  14. I think my favourite books of this year were We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver, Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion and Attachments by Rainbow Rowell. I want Nora Ephron to magically still be around to make it into a quirky movie starring Jennifer Lawrence! :D

  15. Promise of Blood and The Boleyn King

  16. My Super Sweet Sixteenth Century by Rachel Harris

  17. I loved Allegiant and House of Hades <3 Thanks for this awesome giveaway!

  18. I enjoyed Bully by Penelope Douglas, Rook and Ronin series by J.A. Huss, The Fiery Heart by Richelle Mead, and Origin by JLA :) Thanks for the giveaway!

  19. I've got so many favorites from this years I'll never be able to pick: The Dark Duet by CJ Roberts, Consequences series by Aleatha Romig, Tarryn Fisher's Loving Lies, Shayne Parkinson's the Marriage Sentence series, anything by Annabel Joseph and Kitty Thomas (I'm freaky like that). My list can go on and on but then again I have over 2600 books on my kindle cloud lol

  20. I love These Broken Stars!! Thanks for the chance to win!!

  21. Thanks for the giveaway! I loved Clockwork Angel and Scarlet by Marissa Meyer this year. <3

  22. The telesa series, the talented series,Not a drop to drink

  23. My very favourite was Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell! Thanks for the giveaway! :D

  24. I really enjoyed Eagle Elite by Rachel Van Dyken :)

  25. i read the divergent trilogy this year and i absolutely LOVED IT!!!! i cant wait for the movie this march


  26. I really loved Dear Mr. Knightley this year. Sorry that I couldn't vote on your poll--I haven't read many of those books!

  27. I loved a lot of books this year, so I had a lot of favs, like: The Crimson Crown & The Enchanter Heir by Cinda Williams Chima, the John Cleaver trilogy by Dan Wells, Vicious by Victoria Schwab, The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman, The Storyteller by Antonia Michaelis, The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer, Jessica McClain series by Amanda Carlson, The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud, The School for Good & Evil by Soman Chainani, The Creeps by John Connolly, etc. I can go on & on, 2013 was definitely an amazing reading year for me :)

    From your picks, I've read the Jill Shalvis & Julie James' books, I adore their books, and I also loved Wallbanger, too, it's one of my top fav reads in 2013, too :)

    Thanks for the giveaway!

    1. In the rafflecopter I'm Aleksandra N.

  28. There were so many awesome reads in 2013, some of my favorites were - Boundless by Cynthia Hand, Through the Ever Night by Veronica Rossi, Pivot Point by Kasie West, Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo, Never Fade by Alexandra Bracken, Not a Drop to Drink by Mindy McGinnis, All Our Yesterdays by Cristin Terrill..
    Thanks for a giveaway! :)

  29. Fifth grave past the light, Splintered, With all my soul, Clockwork princess, Cursed by destiny...

  30. Clockwork Princess and The Dream Thieves are the books I enjoyed the most!! Thanks for the giveaway!!

  31. the whole chaos walking trilogy! :D

  32. I love a lot of book releases last year! too hard to choose!

  33. Definitely Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare, Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo & Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas!

  34. Fangirl was my favorite! I also really enjoyed Deception by C.J. Redwine.


  35. Reboot by Amy Tintera, Pivot Point by Kasie West, Altered by Jennifer Rush, Sweet Peril by Wendy Higgins, The Collector & The Liberator by Victoria Scott, Never Fade by Alexandra Bracken, Taken by Erin Bowman, Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi, The Program by Suzanne Young. I should probably stop now but last year was good book wise. Thank you so much.