TBR Lows and Highs #13

TBR Lows and Highs


  • Link back to the original post at Howling Libraries
  • Sort your Goodreads TBR shelf by date added, ascending
  • Find 5-10 (or more, if you feel ambitious!) titles to purge from your TBR (the “lows”)
    • ALTERNATIVE OPTION: Find 5+ titles that are at the BOTTOM of your TBR—books you want to read someday, just not right now!
  • Post those 5 books in the list, with a brief explanation
  • Next, sort your Goodreads TBR shelf by date added, descending
  • List the last 5 (or more!) books you added to your TBR, with a synopsis or your brief summary of why you added it (the “highs”)

The Lows – Books to be Purged

  1. The Beet Fields: Memories of a Sixteenth Summer by Gary Paulsen
  2. Goddess Test / Goddess Interrupted / The Goddess Legacy / The Goddess Inheritance (Goddess Test #1-3) by Aimee Carter
  3. Left for Undead (Crimson Moon, #6) by L.A. Banks
  4. Go Big or Go Home by Will Hobbs
  5. Knights of the Hill Country by Tim Tharp


The Highs – Can’t Wait to Read!


Tunnel of Bones (Cassidy Blake, #2)An Anonymous GirlCourt of Fives (Court of Fives, #1)Puddin' (Dumplin' #2)The City of Brass (The Daevabad Trilogy, #1)

  1. Tunnel of Bones(Cassidy Blake, #2) by Victoria Schwab – I haven’t heard such great things about the first book, but I am going to withhold judgement on this series for now.
  2. An Anonymous Girl by Greer Hendricks. I really like the name Greer, don’t you?
  3. Court of Fives (Court of Fives, #1) by Kate Elliott
  4. Puddin’ (Dumplin’ #2) by Julie Murphy
  5. The City of Brass (The Daevabad Trilogy, #1) by S. A. Chakraborty


Are there any books on my lows list that I should reconsider? Let me know in the comments!



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