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21 of My Favorite Books

July 25, 2019

If you don’t follow me on Instagram, you probably don’t know that I turned 21 yesterday. Here in the United States, that means I can legally drink. At lassst, I’ve aged out of birthdays to look forward to.

I figured y’all could share in my celebration through books (duh). These are 21 of my favorite books on (the day after) my 21st birthday. And don’t worry, I kept the descriptions down to a badly explained one-sentence plot.

1.A Darker Shade of Magic

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There’s four Londons, and it’s not what you think.

2. The Bookseller

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This girl is living two lives and doesn’t know which is real.

3. Me Before You

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Pure love and heartbreak.

4. The Road

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Dad and son are on a road trip across America.

5. All the Bright Places

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Violet and Finch are perfect and amazing.

6. The Little Prince

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So many life lessons, all from an alien living on an asteroid.

7. The Outsiders

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You’ll want to go buy a white t-shirt and leather jacket after this book.

8. Six of Crows

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Brilliant group of friends takes on a heist.

9. Crooked Kingdom

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The first book was great, and the plot twists only get better from there.

10. Savvy

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A girl and her family have crazy magical powers, and it’s amazing.

11. Outlander

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All the genres perfectly rolled into one.

12. A Court of Thorns and Roses

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Magical quests and cute boys: What more could a girl want?

13. Water for Elephants

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Boy runs away to the circus and it goes really well, and then really bad.

14. The Hunger Games

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The OG dystopian queen, what more need I say?

15. Wuthering Heights

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Gives definition to dark romance vibes (at least there’s no wife in an attic).

16. The Lightning Thief

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The reason every kid became a Greek mythology expert.

17. Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

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Funny and sad at the same time… how is that possible?

18. Animal Farm

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Peeewsh! (That was the sound of my brain exploding.)

19. The Mysterious Benedict Society

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Just put this book in a middle schooler’s lap and watch magic happen.

20. Looking for Alaska

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John Green’s best book. That’s it.

21. Mrs. Dalloway

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All I have to say: Virginia Woolf is queen of stream of consciousness.


What are some of your favorite books? Let me know if one made my list!

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