Top 100 Books You Wish More People Knew About


From Goodreads Listopia: “A list of books that you love, but don’t hear mentioned too often. NO BESTSELLERS OR BOOKS THAT ARE BEING MADE INTO MOVIES. So no Hunger Games, no City of Bones, no Harry Potter. ONLY books with UNDER 20,000 ratings on GR” The list is ranked based on number of votes from the Goodreads community.

1. The Secret Magdalene by Ki Longfellow


2. Flow Down Like Silver: Hypatia of Alexandria by Ki Longfellow


3. Houdini Heart by Ki Longfellow


4. The Ghost and the Goth (The Ghost and the Goth, #1) by Stacey Kade


5. A Certain Slant of Light (Light, #1) by Laura Whitcomb


6. Nobody’s Princess (Nobody’s Princess, #1) by Esther M. Friesner


7. Sisters Red (Fairytale Retellings, #1) by Jackson Pearce


8. A Kiss in Time by Alex Flinn


9. Froi of the Exiles (Lumatere Chronicles, #2) by Melina Marchetta


10. The Silver Kiss by Annette Curtis Klause


11. Academy 7 by Anne Osterlund


12. Once a Witch (Witch, #1) by Carolyn MacCullough


13. Hold Me Closer, Necromancer (Necromancer, #1) by Lish McBride


14. Graffiti Moon by Cath Crowley


15. Spindle’s End by Robin McKinley


16. Prophecy of the Sisters (Prophecy of the Sisters, #1) by Michelle Zink


17. Finding Sky (Benedicts, #1) by Joss Stirling


18. Numbers (Numbers, #1) by Rachel Ward


19. The Grimm Legacy (The Grimm Legacy, #1) by Polly Shulman


20. Promise (Soul Savers, #1) by Kristie Cook


21. The Enchanted Forest Chronicles (The Enchanted Forest Chronicles, #1–4) by Patricia C. Wrede


22. Generation Dead (Generation Dead, #1) by Daniel Waters


23. Quintana of Charyn (Lumatere Chronicles, #3) by Melina Marchetta


24. Forsaken (The Demon Trappers, #1) by Jana Oliver


25. Crossroads (Crossroads Saga, #1) by Mary Ting


26. The Emperor’s Edge (The Emperor’s Edge, #1) by Lindsay Buroker


27. Shade (Shade, #1) by Jeri Smith-Ready


28. The Dark Hills Divide (The Land of Elyon, #1) by Patrick Carman


29. The Dysfunctional Test by Kelly Moran


30. Hawksong (The Kiesha’ra, #1) by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes


31. Unholy Ghosts (Downside Ghosts, #1) by Stacia Kane


32. The Demon’s Lexicon (The Demon’s Lexicon, #1) by Sarah Rees Brennan


33. Witch Song (Witch Song, #1) by Amber Argyle


34. Forgotten by Cat Patrick


35. It’s a Fugly Life (Fugly, #2) by Mimi Jean Pamfiloff


36. Mark of the Demon (Kara Gillian, #1) by Diana Rowland


37. Brightly Woven by Alexandra Bracken


38. Blue is for Nightmares (Blue is for Nightmares, #1) by Laurie Faria Stolarz


39. Witch Child (Witch Child, #1) by Celia Rees


40. Ghost of a Promise (Phantoms, #1) by Kelly Moran


41. Mercy (Mercy, #1) by Lucian Bane


42. Farsighted (Farsighted, #1) by Emlyn Chand


43. The Secret to Hummingbird Cake by Celeste Fletcher McHale


44. Audrey, Wait! by Robin Benway


45. Beyond Bridalveil Fall (Dwellers of Awahnee, #1) by Sheryl Seal


46. September Ends by Hunter S. Jones


47. China Blues by Ki Longfellow


48. Hollowland (The Hollows, #1) by Amanda Hocking


49. StarCrossed (Thief Errant, #1) by Elizabeth C. Bunce


50. The Ordinary Princess by M.M. Kaye


51. The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff


52. A Job From Hell (Ancient Legends, #1) by Jayde Scott


53. Airborn (Matt Cruse, #1) by Kenneth Oppel


54. The Lilith Scroll (The Lilith Scroll, #1) by B.L. Marsh


55. Personal Demons (Personal Demons, #1) by Lisa Desrochers


56. Blood Rites (The Grey Wolves, #2) by Quinn Loftis


57. The Piper’s Son by Melina Marchetta


58. No Mercy (Mercy, #2) by Lucian Bane


59. Beyond Oria Falls (Dwellers of Ahwahnee, #2) by Sheryl Seal


60. Sorcery & Cecelia: or The Enchanted Chocolate Pot (Cecelia and Kate, #1) by Patricia C. Wrede


61. Divine By Mistake (Partholon, #1) by P.C. Cast


62. Stitch (Stitch Trilogy, #1) by Samantha Durante


63. How to Say Goodbye in Robot by Natalie Standiford


64. Witch in the Woods (Witch in the Woods, #1) by Taylor Ann Bunker


65. Demons at Deadnight (Divinicus Nex Chronicles, #1) by A.E. Kirk


66. Brain: The Man Who Wrote the Book That Changed the World by Dermot Davis


67. Secrets of the Realm by Bev Stout


68. Grave Beginnings (The Grave Report, #1) by R.R. Virdi


69. Walks Away Woman by Ki Longfellow


70. Beyond the World of Man (Dwellers of Ahwahnee, #3) by Sheryl Seal


71. Marcelo in the Real World by Francisco X. Stork


72. The 231 Club: My Ten Year Journey From Therapist to CIA Courier and Sanctioned Kills — A True Story by J. Bartell


73. The Hollow (The Hollow, #1) by Jessica Verday


74. Keturah and Lord Death by Martine Leavitt


75. Mellifica: Devastating First Love by Melissa Mayberry


76. Heart’s Blood by Juliet Marillier


77. Lost Until You by J.R. Grant


78. Lips of a Mastodon by Ted Bernal Guevara


79. The Broken Kingdoms (Inheritance, #2) by N.K. Jemisin


80. Circle of Five (Pha Yul, #1) by Jan Raymond


81. The Awakening (Emerge, #1) by Melissa A. Craven


82. Riddle in Stone (The Riddle in Stone, #1) by Robert Evert


83. City of Ghosts (Downside Ghosts, #3) by Stacia Kane


84. Amber House (Amber House, #1) by Kelly Moore


85. Luck in the Shadows (Nightrunner, #1) by Lynn Flewelling


86. Grave Measures (The Grave Report #2) by R.R. Virdi


87. Remembrance (Transcend Time, #1) by Michelle Madow


88. Rock Star (Dream Weaver, #2) by Su Williams


89. The Named (Guardians of Time, #1) by Marianne Curley


90. Shit my History Teacher DID NOT tell me! by Karl Wiggins


91. Lost Souls by Poppy Z. Brite


92. The Ambassador’s Mission (Traitor Spy Trilogy, #1) by Trudi Canavan


93. The V Girl by Mya Robarts


94. Forgive My Fins (Fins, #1) by Tera Lynn Childs


95. Dogshit Saved My Life by Karl Wiggins


96. Anew (The Archers of Avalon, #1) by Chelsea Fine


97. The Light of Asteria: Kailmeyra’s Last Hope (Kailmeyra, #1)by Elizabeth Isaacs


98. The Elephant Tree by R.D. Ronald


99. Deadly Thyme by R.L. Nolen


100. Calico Jack in your Garden by Karl Wiggins


Source: https://www.goodreads.com/list/show/8166.Books_You_Wish_More_People_Knew_About

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