Offloading the TBR #12

For this fortnight I have 100 books which were added between September 2014 and January 2015.

Previously on “Offloading the TBR” -> #1 | #2 | #3 | #4 | #5 | #6 | #7 | #8 | #9 | #10

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 : 1670 books in TBR

Ended with : 1604 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. Also, now some of the books are retained because they are galleys.

Historical fiction/Steampunk

Salt & Storm (Salt & Storm, #1) A Breath of Frost (The Lovegrove Legacy, #1) Mistress of Rome (The Empress of Rome, #1) Cleopatra's Daughter

Contemporary fiction

What Remains Stealing Heaven Open Road Summer Snitch Paper Towns Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist On the Jellicoe Road Wintergirls The Accidental Assassin (The Assassins, #1) I Was Here Something Real (Something Real, #1) This Is What Happy Looks Like (This is What Happy Looks Like, #1) Perfect Couple (Superlatives, #2) Halfway Perfect Undone

Mystery/Thriller

Find Me (Find Me, #1) I Hunt Killers (I Hunt Killers, #1) Daughter of Deep Silence Please Don't Tell We Were Liars The Conspiracy of Us (The Conspiracy of Us, #1)

Horror/Zombies

The Waking Dark Dark Inside (Dark Inside, #1)The Screaming Staircase (Lockwood & Co., #1) Blood and Salt (Blood and Salt, #1) Shutter

Urban fantasy – Vampires/Werewolves/Dragons

Dragons Are People, Too

Urban fantasy – Fae

When Magic Sleeps (Darkly Fae, #1) Wicked (A Wicked Trilogy, #1) The Boy with the Hidden Name (Otherworld, #2) _

Urban fantasy – Angels/Demons

Demonosity

Urban fantasy – Mythology/Witches/Paranormal romance

The Twelve Kingdoms: Sea of Shadow (The Twelve Kingdoms, #1) Tempting Death The Walls Around Us Whirl (Ondine Quartet, #1) Soul Eater, Vol. 01 (Soul Eater, #1) Savor (Vicious Feast, #1) Hollow Pike The Girl at Midnight (The Girl at Midnight, #1) The Witch Hunter (The Witch Hunter, #1)

High fantasy

Passion Blue (Passion Blue, #1) The Kiss of Deception (The Remnant Chronicles, #1)

Retelling

Peter and the Starcatchers (Peter and the Starcatchers, #1) General Villainy: A Destiny Do-Over Diary (Ever After High: A School Story)

Time Travel/Multi-verses

Relativity

Science Fiction – Contemporary

Starflight (Starflight, #1) Fallout (Lois Lane, #1) Apolonia We All Looked Up

Science Fiction – Dystopia

When I Wake Replica (Replica, #1) Possession (Possession, #1) City of Savages


Not continuing the series

Chantress Fury (Chantress, #3) Capture (The Clann, #4) The Fugitive (Lorien Legacies: The Lost Files, #10) A Court of Wings and Ruin (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #3) Corruption (Disruption, #2) Rogue Wave (Waterfire Saga, #2) 高校デビュー 14 [Koukou Debut 14] (High School Debut, #14) 高校デビュー 15 [Koukou Debut 15] (High School Debut, #15) The Storm (The Rain, #2)

Eh I don’t even remember the storylines of most.


What I’m keeping

The Year I Met You Love and Other Unknown Variables Homecoming (The 100, #3) Between Two Thorns (The Split Words, #1) Black Dog (Black Dog, #1) Ice Massacre (Mermaids of Eriana Kwai, #1) Rogue (Talon, #2) Liars, Inc. If You Could Be Mine Hansel and Gretel Time Travel: Recent Trips Exquisite Captive (Dark Caravan Cycle, #1) Tsarina Princess of Thorns The Crown (The Selection, #5) The Darkest Part of the Forest Golden Son (Red Rising Saga, #2) A Cold Legacy (The Madman's Daughter, #3) Tear You Apart (Beau Rivage, #2) Leave the Window Open (The Archived, #2.5) Black Dove White Raven The Vanishing Girl (The Vanishing Girl, #1) Lips Touch: Three Times Silksinger (Faeries of Dreamdark, #2) Goblin Fruit East (East, #1) The Night We Said Yes (The Night We Said Yes, #1) I'll Give You the Sun No More Confessions (Confessions, #3) The Mime Order (The Bone Season, #2) My Heart and Other Black Holes Made You Up The Creeping

13 thoughts on “Offloading the TBR #12

  1. These types of posts are so damn satisfying to me. Congrats on the progress! I respect Green’s books but found Paper Towns (and An Abundance of Katherines) to be dull and dry. So no love lost imo.

    Happy reading 💕

  2. There’s a few books you’re offloading that I’ve read and honestly they’re not worth keeping so you made the right choice! There’s not enough time for mediocre books.

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