MY FAVORITE BOOKS OF 2017

January 4, 2018

The majority of these weren’t published in 2017. They are just the books I read in 2017. I finally met my goal of reading 52 books in a year and there were definitely some great books in the mix.


Favorite Biography/Memoir:

 

Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

Honorable Mention:

Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) by Mindy Kaling

 

 


Favorite Mystery/Thriller:

 

Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Honorable Mention:

I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh

 

 


FAVORITE YOUNG ADULT or middle grade book:

 

A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

Honorable Mentions:

Orbiting Jupiter by Gary D. Schmidt

Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper

 


FAVORITE SELF-IMPROVEMENT BOOK:

 

The Four Tendencies by Gretchen Rubin

Honorable Mentions:

Better than Before by Gretchen Rubin

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast by Laura Vanderkam

 


FAVORITE science fiction BOOK:

 

Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

 

 

 

 

 

 


FAVORITE CLASSIC:

 

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis

Honorable Mention:

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

 

 

 


FAVORITE FICTION:

The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

Honorable Mentions:

One True Loves by Taylor Jenkins Reid

The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein

Winter Street by Elin Hilderbrand


FAVORITE NONFICTION:

 

The Hope Quotient by Ray Johnston

 

 

 

 

 


That wraps up my reading for 2017! I’m looking forward to seeing what all I read in 2018!

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