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Top 5 Tues: Books I’d Save in a Fire

Greetings on this most Tuesday of all Tuesdays!

This week’s Top 5 Tuesday theme is a super difficult one: Top 5 Books I’d Save in a Fire. I had such a hard time coming up with answers for this one that I almost gave up. Seriously, how do you pick only 5 books?!

(For those who are unfamiliar with Top 5 Tuesday, it’s is a meme hosted by Shanah, at Bionic Book Worm each week discussing different ways of rating all bookish things! Check it out!)

  • The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
  • The Crown (Queen of Hearts, #1) by Colleen Oakes
  • The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling
  • Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson

This is hard. Even after deciding on these 5 I still feel like I’m “wrong” or cheating somehow because I didn’t pick some of my other favorites.

You know what, I really hope I’m not in this actual scenario because I’ll probably die trying to save all my books.

What books would you save if you could only pick 5? 

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15 thoughts on “Top 5 Tues: Books I’d Save in a Fire

  1. Yeay! I love the list! (I also love how you were truthful to the 5). I just keep thinking about how I need to create a fireproof system in my library…although I know that a sprinkler system would just destroy them even more… Maybe some shelving that are actually fire proof safe style and tuck into the wall…but then I can’t display them…AHHH.

    Also, this is the second time I see you mentioning Furiously Happy and I think I’m going to have to get my hands on a copy!

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    1. I adore that book! Not only is is HILARIOUS, but I can relate to Lawson’s stories about depression/anxiety. She is amazing….and a bit kooky. I love her. Her other book “Let’s Pretend This Never Happened,” is equally as hilarious.

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      1. Did you ever read Tess of the D’Urbervilles? That’s one I would have gladly lit on fire after I was forced to read it in high school. It was so long and BORING.

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