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Top Ten Tuesday is all about book titles with a color in them.....can I come up with ten?


I'm again participating in Jana's Top Ten Tuesday book sharing blog roundup. The Artsy Reader Girl's theme this week is a "books with a color in the title". If you visit her site, you'll find lots of participants with a zillion books to fit the theme each week. Your TBR will never be the same!



Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

Genre: YA Fantasy

Published 2015, 383 pages


World divided by Red blood or Silver Blood and a rebellion is brewing when the oppressed Reds want better lives. Silvers have special powers and when a Red discovers she has one of those powers, a shift begins. Reviewed here.






Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery

Genre: YA, Classic

Published 1908, 320 pages


The childhood classic of a little orphan girl who wins over the hearts of the people in the village around Green Gables. Read as a Buddy Read last year and Reviewed here.






Darling Rose Gold by Stephanie Wrobel

Genre: Thriller ?

Published 2020, 320 pages


A mother is convicted and sent to prison for systematically poisoning her daughter for years. When she's released, her daughter is there for her and even shares her home. What revenge is she planning? Review pending (9/30/20)





Blue Heaven by C. J. Box

Genre: Mystery

Edgar Award Winner

Published 2007, 352 pages


A girl and her little brother witness a murder in the woods and go on the run from the 4 scary men who want to catch them. A local rancher steps up to hide and protect them. Reviewed here.






I'll Be Your Blue Sky by Marisa de los Santos

Genre: General Fiction

Published 2018, 320 pages


Family drama spanning decades told from two timelines and with two strong women - a wedding interrupted, a family mystery to explore, women in need helped. Reviewed here.





Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Genre: General Fiction

Published 2203, 336 pages


A young girl and her brother live a privileged life of wealth in Nigeria but behind closed doors the father rules with an iron fist. When political strife comes to their town the kids are sent to an aunt's house and learn what it's like to live outside an abusive home life. Reviewed here.





Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik

Genre: Fantasy

Published 2018, 480 pages


A creative combo of myth and fairy tale retelling of Rumplestiltskin. Reviewed here.







Iron Gold #4 by Pierce Brown

Genre: Sci-Fi

Published 2018, 601 pages


Part of the Red Rising series about a rebellion against oppression that spreads over worlds. I gave this book 4 stars - loved the series!






A Yellow Raft in Blue Water by Michael Dorris

Genre: General Fiction

Published 1987, 372 pages


A multi-generational saga peopled by three Native American women told backwards through time.









Notes From a Young Black Chef by Kwame Onwuachi

Genre: Nonfiction

Published 2019, 288 pages


Haven't read this one yet, but it's on the list of books to read for Buddy Reads this year.





Some of these titles came to me immediately, others I had to look back on my 'read books' lists. It was a fun exploration of books I've read and I look forward to seeing some of the other lists. Take a look with me........



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