Top Ten Tuesday: Words/Topics to make me Pick up a Book

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

This week's topic:

Top Ten Words/Topics That Instantly Make Me Pick Up A Book
1.  Apothecary/Poisons/Potions
2. Boarding School
3. Female Assassins
4. Vampires
5. Road trip
6. Summer/Beach House
7. Christmas/Snow
8. Depression/Anxiety/Self-Harm//Mental Health Problems/Overweight characters
9. Castles
10. Magic/Witches/Wizards
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)Poison Study (Study, #1)Vampire Academy (Vampire Academy, #1)
Amy and Roger's Epic DetourThe Summer I Turned Pretty (Summer, #1)Dash & Lily's Book of Dares
Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1)A Blue So Dark



  1. Great list. I'm so upset with myself for not putting something about hard-hitting disorderly type in my list!
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  2. So many of ours are the same - assassins, boarding schools, vampires, beachy stuff - great list!

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  3. Christmas! I love Christmas/holiday books. And road trips are always fun to read about. Great list :)

    Here's my Top Ten!

  4. I love the "boarding school" one... wish I had thought of that! :)

  5. Oh I forgot about holiday books!!

  6. I love your list! Especially castles, I love books set in castles! I also like every other pick you have on your list :D.
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  7. I forgot about winter! I love stories that take place in winter. Here’s my Top Ten

  8. O I do love castles and beach houses -- nice choices!

  9. Vampires FTW! And I can't believe I didn't think to add castles. Great list.

    Teresa @ Readers Live A Thousand Lives

  10. Yay, we had quite a few topics in common! I really wish I had thought to include potion making and poison curing in my list, too, as I always find that idea so interesting!!

  11. I've only ever read one Christmas book, would you believe it? I love boarding schools, too.

  12. Great list! I will also pick up almost anything about a road trip. And Christmas books! When it hits December that's all I want to read.