Alright, we’ve made it to the meat and potatoes of bookish favorites!!! Today is contemporary and tomorrow is historical!
Don’t forget to come by for the last First Line Friday of the year.
Y’all are going to be so proud… Here are ten contemporary favorites from 2016!
Finders Keepers by Sarah Monzon
Dual timeline with two fabulous storylines, adventure, romance, and soul-searching
The Conspiracy of Silence by Ronie Kendig
Indiana Jones, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, special ops team mashup (in the most awesome, non-corny way)
Finding Margo by Jen Turano
Suspense with a quirky twist
Ordinary Snowflakes by Jennifer Rodewald
Challenging and encouraging sweet novella
Wild Montana Skies by Susan May Warren
Second chances, beautiful vistas, and love songs
Innocent whirlwind romance and culture shock
The Promise of Rayne by Nicole Deese
Northern Idaho beauty and small town grudges
Love, Lace, and Minor Alterations by V. Joy Palmer
Gilmore Girls meets Say Yes to the Dress with zany humor
A Twist of Faith by Pepper Basham
Academia meets Appalachia and sparks fly
Write Me Home by Crystal Walton
A little mystery with a summer love vibe
HAHAHA! Y’all didn’t really think I could stop at 10, did you?
Humor me, here are 8 must-read series that I adored this year!
Double S Ranch series by Ruth Logan Herne
Faith is healing this broken family one brother at a time
Southern Hearts series by Janet W. Ferguson
Southern small town friends with beautifully intertwined lives and stories
Close to You & Can’t Help Falling by Kara Isaac
Lord of the Rings and Narnia fans must read these humor filled, heartfelt romances
Isle of Hope series by Julie Lessman
Beefy novels full of redemption, forgiveness, and second chances
The Wedding series by Rachel Hauck
Incredibly beautiful dual timeline storytelling
Summer Harbor series by Denise Hunter
Fall in love with the Callahan brothers and their beautifully flawed love stories
Love Unleashed series by Dana Mentink
Quirky, zany shenanigans courtesy of furry friends with character to spare
Music, family, faith, and a prankster or two
Let’s talk! Did you add any to your TBR? See any of your own favorites? Have a top favorite to share?