Can’t find a good book lately?

Whether you’re looking for something with a twist, something classic, or something a bit darker, I might have a suggestion. After all, while I enjoy quite a lot of circus-fiction, my bookshelf ranges from mermaids to the holocaust.

Featured on my shelf (from left to right):

  • The Night Circus, Erin Morgenstern
  • My Name is Asher Lev, Chaim Potok
  • The Gift of Asher Lev, Chaim Potok
  • The Girl Who Chased the Moon, Sarah Addison Allen
  • Station Eleven, Emily St. John Mandel
  • The Time Traveler’s Wife, Audrey Niffenegger
  • Go Set a Watchman, Harper Lee
  • To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee
  • Mr. Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore, Robin Sloan
  • The Martian, Andy Weir
  • The Fifth Wave, Rick Yancey

New additions to the shelf and other books I’ve loved:

  • Wuthering Heights, Emily Bronte
  • The Lord of the Rings trilogy, J.R.R. Tolkien
  • The Book of Speculation, Erika Swyler
  • Never Let Me Go, Kazuo Ishiguro
  • The Book Thief, Markus Zusak
  • The Giver, Lois Lowry
  • Water for Elephants, Sara Gruen
  • Room, Emma Donoghue
  • Remains of the Day, Kazuo Ishiguro
  • My Husband’s Wife, Jane Corry
  • Harry Potter series, J.K. Rowling (all of them, but specifically the Prisoner of Azkaban and the Goblet of Fire)
  • The Starless Sea, Erin Morgenstern

What might have appeared on my shelf when I was younger:

  • Shiver (trilogy), Maggie Stiefvater
  • Wings (saga), Aprilynne Pike