Another year, another new set of favourites to share! Nicely coinciding with Top Ten Tuesday, here are my top ten books from 2013. As usual, this is my personal top ten so it includes plenty of books that came out before 2013. That said, there’s a healthy mix of 2013 releases in this year’s pile!

Angelfall by Susan Ee Heist Society by Ally Carter

The “I can’t believe I waited so long to read these” books

1. Angelfall by Susan Ee

2. Heist Society by Ally Carter

Outpost by Ann Aguirre Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

The sequels that surpassed their predecessor

3. Outpost by Ann Aguirre

4. Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

Crash Into You by Katie McGarry These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner

The surprise 2013 releases of awesome

6. Crash Into You by Katie McGarry

7. These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green Sweetly by Jackson Pearce 

The “lived up to the hype” books

7. The Fault in our Stars by John Green

8. Sweetly by Jackson Pearce

Hunting Ground by Patricia Briggs Endgame by Ann Aguirre

The adult spec fiction selection by authors I’ve always adored

9. Hunting Ground by Patricia Briggs

10. Endgame by Ann Aguirre

That’s it for this year! I leave 2013 with these words of advice:

Rupaul NATURE

Kay

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Kay's been blogging about urban fantasy, young adult and werewolves since 2009. She's a firm believer in the many uses of the towel, the science of deduction and other fandom in-jokes. To support her book-buying habit, Kay keeps up a day-job as a science journalist (so feel free to ask her about Physics).

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