Top Ten Non-Happily-Ever-After Ever Afters

It was a “love freebie” and I decided to go with this. What books gave you the most satisfying conclusions to a story/series–even if they aren’t your typical fairy tale ending?

Janet

There’s a theme here.

  • Sorcerer to the Crown by Zen Cho.
  • The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison
  • Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins by Eric Kimmel; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman
  • The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stievater
  • Wild Robert by Diana Wynne Jones

Nafiza

Well. Hmm.

  1. The Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor. The trilogy had one of the most satisfying (for me) conclusions ever.
  2. Plain Kate by  Erin Bow
  3. Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson

Yash

Some of these are definitely romantic–just not in the way you’d expect. And they are all, to me, satisfying endings. 🙂

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TTT: Chilling Books …

TTT: Chilling Books …

… you know, to stave away the heat. Top Ten Tuesday is a meme by The Broke And The Bookish. Yash These are the creepiest, most chilling books I know. (Do note that I am a total coward. Pottermore definitely chuckled evilly as it placed me in Gryffindor.) The Walls Around Us by Nova Ren Suma: […]