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Friday, January 3, 2014

Feature & Follow #10: Favorite 2013 Books

Alison Can Read Feature & Follow

Feature and Follow Friday is a meme hosted by Parajunkee & Alison Can Read

General rules to Feature & Follow Friday:

1. Follow the Follow My Book Blog Friday Hosts and any one else you want to follow on the list
2. Follow our Featured Bloggers (This week is Bookish FinBookish Findingsdings) 

3. Follow Follow Follow as many as you can, as many as you want, or just follow a few. The whole point is to make new friends and find new blogs. Also, don't just follow, comment and say hi. Another blogger might not know you are a new follower if you don't say "HI"

4. If someone comments and says they are following you, be a dear and follow back. Spread the Love...and the followers

This Week's Question: 

What were your favorite books of 2013?

I was going to make a post of my Best of 2013 but the holidays took over, so here's a list of some (need more time to recall more) of my favorites in no given order:

1. The Countess Conspiracy by Courtney Milan
2. Sometimes a Rogue, Always a Hero by Mary Jo Putney
3. I Married the Duke by Katharine Ashe
4. Flirting with Fortune by Erin Knightley
5. Season with Scandal by Theresa Romain
6. A Rake's Midnight Kiss by Anna Campbell
7. Any Duchess Will Do by Tessa Dare
8. No Good Duke Goes Unpunished by Sarah MacLean
9. The Sheik Retold by Victoria Vane
10. In Love with a Wicked Man by Liz Carlyle

And some honorable mentions I read (they would make the list if not for the publication date)
1. Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster
2. Lord St. Claire's Angel by Donna Simpson
3. The Complete Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
4. Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
5. Heart of Darkness of Joseph Conrad

I hope everyone is off to a great start in 2014! What are your favorite books of 2013?
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  1. I haven't read any of those books yet. Hope you have a great week. Old follower.

    My FF

  2. Any Duchess will do is one on my fav's too but I kept my list to YA. New follower via GFC : )

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  3. Love Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness. I read that almost every year! :D Great list.

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  4. These books are all new to me, but they sound very entertaining. Followed through GFC!

    My FF post.

  5. I really like historical romance but didn't read much this past year. I LOVED Mrs. Dalloway, though. :) Happy Reading! Bookworm Brandee

  6. Great list -- would like to read some of the historical fiction you referenced!!

    New follower via GFC and bloglovin. My FFF

    I am also giving away any of my 2013 favorites here! Please enter!

  7. Haven't read any of these. Thanks for sharing! :)

    My FF. New follower via GFC.

    Emily @All in a Book

  8. Hi there, following thru from Parajunkie's FF, and now following you via G+, GFC & bloglovin. You can find my blog at Kismet Book Reviews & Tours

  9. I'm slowly easing into historical fiction. Some of the books you have here look really good! New follower via GFC.



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