Offloading the TBR #9

For this fortnight I have 100 books which were added between July 2013 and September 2014.

Previously on “Offloading the TBR” -> #1 | #2 | #3 | #4 | #5 | #6 | #7

And now, it’s Culling time!

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If you see any books you loved on the cull list and think I should read them, I AM SO SORRY but I can’t! I read through a hundred synopses for this post, and depending on various factors like availability of book, intent to commit to long series, etc – I know I don’t want to read them anymore.

Started with : 1855 books in TBR

Ended with : 1771 books in TBR

What I took off the list

A lot of contemporary fiction removed, but this time my TBR also took a hit from all the sequels and finales I had to remove from it. Some of them I just can’t devote time to reread the previous books again, and I might do that in the future, but it looks unlikely right now, so I just removed them for my peace of mind.

Contemporary fiction

Belles (Belles, #1)

The Rules of Survival

Talent (Talent, #1)

Confessions of a Triple Shot Betty (Triple Shot Bettys, #1)

The Book of Broken Hearts

Second Chance Summer

Charade (Games, #1)

Awkward (Smith High, #1)

Five Flavors of Dumb

Bitter End

52 Reasons to Hate My Father

Shark Bait (Grab Your Pole, #1)

The Trouble with Goodbye (Fairhope, #1)

Goodbye, Rebel Blue

The Last Dance

Camp Boyfriend (Camp Boyfriend, #1)

Beautiful Rose (Beautiful Rose, #1)

Letters to Nowhere (Letters to Nowhere, #1)

My Own Mr. Darcy

How to Fall in Love

All These Things I've Done (Birthright, #1)

Red

Historical fiction/Steampunk

Charmed Vengeance (The Aether Chronicles, #2)

The White Queen (The Plantagenet and Tudor Novels, #2; The Cousins War #1)

Steel Lily (Periodic, #1)

Mystery/Thriller

Bad Kitty (Bad Kitty, #1)

Dead Girls Don't Lie

All the Truth That's in Me

Horror/Zombies

You Are So Undead to Me (Megan Berry, #1)

Four Houses

Urban fantasy – Vampires/Werewolves/Dragons

Pride's Run (A Wolf's Pride, #1)

Dead Is the New Black (Dead Is, #1)

WitchBlood (Witchblood, #1)

Six Moon Summer (Seasons of the Moon, #1)

Camille (Camille, #1)

Never Bite a Boy on the First Date

Snow White Sorrow (The Grimm Diaries, #1)

The Emblazoned Red

Urban fantasy – Fae

Urban fantasy – Angels/Demons

The Mammoth Book of Angels and Demons

No Angel

Urban fantasy – Mythology/Witches/Paranormal romance

Ignite (Midnight Fire, #1)

Illicit Magic (Stella Mayweather, #1)

Soul Screamers Volume Three (Soul Screamers #5, 5.5, 6)

Daughter of Isis  (Descendants of Isis #1)

Fracture (Night School, #3)

Ravens

Shadows

Trial by Fire (Worldwalker, #1)

Kinetic (The Luminaries #1)

Awakened: A New Twist on a Timeless Tale

High fantasy

Revenge of the Witch (The Last Apprentice / Wardstone Chronicles, #1)

Red Madrassa (Algardis, #1)

Sworn to Conflict (Courtlight, #3)

Keeper of Reign (Reign #1)

The Princess in the Opal Mask (The Opal Mask, #1)

Retelling

My Fair Godmother (My Fair Godmother, #1)

Time Travel/Multi-verses

Time After Time (Time Between Us, #2)

Science Fiction – Contemporary

The Rise of Renegade X (Renegade X, #1)

Other Worlds

Science Fiction – Dystopia

Inhuman (Fetch, #1)

Not a Drop to Drink (Not a Drop to Drink, #1)

The Other Life (The Other Life, #1)

Fire & Flood (Fire & Flood, #1)

Hover (The Taking, #2)

Coda (Coda, #1)

Minders

Unbreathable

DiSemblance (Holoquest #1)

Darkest Worlds: A Dystopian Anthology

Frozen (Taken, #2)

Perfect Ruin (The Internment Chronicles, #1)

Fearsome Dreamer (Fearsome Dreamer, #1)

Blackout (Blackout, #1)


Not continuing the series

Bloodcraft (The Cruentus Curse, #2)

A Demon's Wrath: Part 1 (The Shadow Demons Saga #6.1a)

The Liberator (Dante Walker, #2)

Taking Back Forever (The Kindrily, #2)

Rogue (Croak, #3)

Sentinel (Covenant, #5)

Dance with Darkness (The Clann Series, Adult)

The Wicked Within (Gods & Monsters, #3)

Sisters' Fate (The Cahill Witch Chronicles, #3)

Recklessly Royal (The Royals, #2)

Close to You (Downside Ghosts, #5.5)

For some of these, I don’t even have access to the previous books again.


What I’m keeping

These Broken Stars (Starbound, #1)

Feed (Newsflesh Trilogy, #1)

A Midsummer's Nightmare

Her Dark Curiosity (The Madman's Daughter, #2)

Two (One Universe #2)

Hexed (The Witch Hunter, #1)

The Fairest of Them All

Confessions of an Almost-Girlfriend (Confessions, #2)

Shadow of the Queen (Once Upon a Time, #2)

The Last Time We Say Goodbye

Dangerous Creatures (Dangerous Creatures, #1)

Symbiont (Parasitology, #2)

Rags & Bones: New Twists on Timeless Tales

氷菓 2 [Hyouka 2]

氷菓 3 [Hyouka 3]

氷菓 4 [Hyouka 4]

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