Top Ten Tuesday [66]

Posted November 17, 2015 by Stephanie in Meme / 0 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Every Tuesday there is a different bookish top ten list. Join in on the fun!

Top Ten Quotes I Loved From Books I Read In The Past Year Or So: 

1. Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas

“Libraries were full of ideas–perhaps the most dangerous and powerful of all weapons.”

2. Compulsion by Martina Boone

“Love doesn’t come with an on-off switch. It’s made of too many threads of memory and hope and heartache that weave themselves into the very core of who you are.”

3. These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner

“For a moment the image before us is frozen: our world, our lives, reduced to a handful of broken stars half lost in uncharted space. Then it’s gone, the view swallowed by the hyperspace winds streaming past, blue-green auroras wiping the after-images away. Until all that’s left is us.”

4. The Book of Ivy by Amy Engel

“He didn’t save me, though. He allowed me the freedom to save myself, which is the very best type of rescue.”

5. Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

“The problem with wanting,” he whispered, his mouth trailing along my jaw until it hovered over my lips, “is that it makes us weak.”

6. A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

“I love you,” he whispered, and kissed my brow. “Thorns and all.”

7. Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

“The truth is what I make it. I could set this world on fire and call it rain.”

8. The Girl at Midnight by Melissa Grey

“…I like to be around all these books. They’re very good at making you forget your troubles. It’s like having a million friends, wrapped in paper and scrawled in ink.”

9. Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli

“Why is straight the default? Everyone should have to declare one way or another, and it shouldn’t be this big awkward thing whether you’re straight, gay, bi, or whatever. I’m just saying.”

10. Something Strange and Deadly by Susan Dennard

“You have the curiosity of a cat and the common sense of a goldfish.”

What’s on your top ten this week?

Stephanie
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