HOSTED by The Broke and the Bookish
This week’s topic is…
Top Ten Things That Will Make Me Instantly Want To Read A Book
- If the words “queen,” “royalty,” “crown,” “throne,” or “kingdom” are in the title of the book.
- Any book that features a fierce, badass heroine.
- If the book’s setting takes place in space or another galaxy.
- If the book is about witches, covens, or the Salem Witch Trials.
- The book features dragons.
- The book belongs to the Magical Realism genre.
- Anything written by Ilona Andrews and Leigh Bardugo.
- Books that take place in the 19th century. So basically any retelling of Jane Eyre, books about Victorians/Queen Victoria, and anything related to Edgar Allan Poe.
- If the book is a fairy tale retelling, especially “Snow White” and “Beauty and the Beast.”
- Anything in the Steampunk genre.
What are some things that instantly make you pick up a book?