Top Ten Tuesday: Newbie Love

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish.

This week's topic is:

Top Ten Favorite New-To-Me Authors I Read In 2012
(These are in  no particular order)
1. Veronica Roth
Divergent (Divergent, #1)
2. Laini Taylor
Daughter of Smoke & Bone (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #1)
3. Markus Zusak 
The Book Thief
4. Colleen Hoover
Slammed (Slammed, #1)Point of Retreat (Slammed, #2)
5. Jandy Nelson
The Sky Is Everywhere
6. Veronica Rossi
Under the Never Sky (Under the Never Sky, #1)
7. Jenny Han
The Summer I Turned Pretty (Summer, #1)It's Not Summer Without You (Summer, #2)We'll Always Have Summer (Summer, #3)
8. Morgan Matson
Amy and Roger's Epic Detour
9. John Green
Looking for Alaska
10. David Levithan

Every Day
I'd love to check out your list, just leave your link in  my comments :)
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  1. Interesting list with some new-to-me authors :-) But I've read and loved books by Roth and Laini Taylor (loved Daughter of Smoke & Bone to pieces)!

    Tanya Patrice

  2. Seriously, every book on your list is on my TBR list! Hopefully they will be new to me soon too!

  3. I really need to read a john green book. I have heard nothing but praise for his books.
    old follower
    My TTT

  4. Great list! I agree on Veronica Roth and a few others! They're amazing. Definitely have to check out some of your other picks!

    YA Vixens Top Ten Tues!

  5. You have discovered some of my most favorite authors ever! Way to go! (Markus Zusak and John Green!)

  6. I absolutely love Veronica Roth and Veronica Rossi as well! Both of their novels are some of my favorite dystopians. :)

    Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian

  7. John Green was on my list, too. I haven't read Looking for Alaska, yet, though. I'm hoping to get to it next year.

  8. Laini Taylor is my favorite! I loved Days of Blood and Starlight too!

    Julie~ New Adult Addiction

  9. Yay for Under the Never Sky, one of my favorite dystopians from this year! I really need to read Slammed and Every Day; they're on the must-read list for next year. Thanks for stopping by!

  10. Great list! I can't wait to start Days of Blood and Starlight! I really want to read the las three authors on your list since I haven't tried them yet. Thanks for stopping by!

    Vyki @ On The Shelf

  11. I still yet have to read Slammed! I've heard it's soooo good :)
    Thanks for stopping by my post btw.

    Marissa @ For The Love Of Film And Novels

  12. Morgan Matson!!! Second Chance Summer was my favorite book of the whole year!

    1. Yay! I can't wait to read Second Chance Summer, I'm hoping to get it for Christmas. I'm officially a fan of hers! Thanks for stopping by :)

  13. YES! Laini Taylor & Veronica Roth ♥♥!! Both made an appearance on my TTT as well this week!

    The Book Thief, Under the Never Sky & Every Day are all on my reading list for next year. Thanks for sharing & for stopping by my blog earlier. Sorry it took me a bit to get back :)

    Micheline @ Lunar Rainbows

  14. I love Veronica Roth, Markus Zusak, *John Green*, and David Levithan. Seriously, how absolutely perfect was Every Day?? I'm hoping Laini Taylor will end up being one of my favorite new-to-me authors of 2013. I really need to get to reading Daughter of Smoke and Bone! I love your list!

  15. Whoa! Some of these I can't even believe you hadn't read. Namely: David Levithan, John Green and Markus Zusak. I love them so much! Excellent list. Hope you get to enjoy more books by them soon!