Top 10 Books When I Need Something Light and Fun

toptentuesdayToday’s Top Ten Tuesday, sponsored by The Broke and the Bookish, is Top 10 Books When You Need Something Light and Fun. This one is a little tough for me because I don’t read too many light and fun books. But here are some I feel like I could go to:

1. Love and Leftovers by Sarah Tregay – Cute, light teen love verse novel.

2. The Mortal Instruments series by Cassandra Clare – Nothing too serious in these; at least, nothing I take too seriously. They are easy reading and fairly entertaining if nothing else.

3. Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion – Sweet zombie novel. Adorable, even.

4. The Terrible Thing That Happened to Barnaby Brocket by John Boyne – Super quirky, fun junior read, but I’d be hesitant to give it to actual kids. Not sure if they’d really get it.

5. The Tiger Saga series by Colleen Houck – Fun adventure/fantasy series with lots of romance with highly attractive young, immortal, Indian boys that can turn into tigers. Yum.

6. The Runaways series by Brian K. Vaughan – I love Brian K. Vaughan, and this series is really entertaining, a lighter graphic novel series.

7. The Invincible series by Robert Kirkman – Another pretty light graphic novel series that I’m quite enjoying.

8. Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? by Mindy Kaling – Mindy Kaling is awesome and hilarious, and I love her. That’s all there is to it.

9. Bossypants by Tina Fey – See above.

10. Binky the Space Cat by Ashley Spires – Good ol’ Binky. I’m sure he’ll make it onto plenty of these lists, but definitely fits for this one!

 

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Posted on May 7, 2013, in Top Ten Tuesday and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 6 Comments.

  1. Yay for Mindy. I love her book and I re-watch Mindy Project when I need a laugh. Warm Bodies is totally fun too, and I can get on board with Mortal Instruments as comfort reads. Fab list!

  2. I was surprised that I liked Warm Bodies as much as I did. Initially, the idea of a zombie love story was a bit off-putting, but I ended up being glad I read it.

    And, of course, Tina Fey is great.

    • And I am a librarian too, so I’ll look forward to your posts about work. I sometimes post about my job, like when my supervisor (who I generally adore) told me I should start approaching library service “like a Gap store”. Ugh.

  3. I got Fey on my TBR, I love her. I will add Kaling as well. šŸ™‚ Ty for the recommendations šŸ™‚

    MY TTT

  4. comehometobooks

    I’ve only read the first two on your list, but I never would have thought of them for this category! They are fast, enjoyable reads, though, so that makes sense.

    Happy TTT!

    Susan
    http://www.blogginboutbooks.com

  5. Wee, I’m so glad you put Warm Bodies on your list because so did I and I’ve only seen you do it too šŸ˜€

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