2016 End of year book survey


This end of year survey was created by Jamie @the perpetual page-turner

Note: The survey is for books you read throughout the year, no matter when they were published, and is not limited to just books that came out in 2016!!

So I have seen everyone elses surveys so I wanted to do my own as I love to see what people read throughout the year and there is something strangely satisfying about stats.


Number Of Books You Read: 82
Number of Re-Reads: 0
Genre You Read The Most From:Contemporary


1. Best Book You Read In 2016?

Ready Player One

2. Book You Were Excited About & Thought You Were Going To Love More But Didn’t?

Night Film

3. Most surprising (in a good way or bad way) book you read?

Wolf by Wolf (Wolf by Wolf, #1)

4. Book You “Pushed” The Most People To Read (And They Did)?

Ready Player One

I feel like I pushed this a lot last year/2016 but I am not sure anyone took my advice and read it.

5. Best series you started in 2016? Best Sequel of 2016? Best Series Ender of 2016?

Illuminae (The Illuminae Files, #1)

A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #2)

6. Favorite new author you discovered in 2016?

Ryan Graudin

7. Best book from a genre you don’t typically read/was out of your comfort zone?

Illuminae and Ready Player One.

 8. Most action-packed/thrilling/unputdownable book of the year?

A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #2)

9. Book You Read In 2016 That You Are Most Likely To Re-Read Next Year?

10. Favorite cover of a book you read in 2016?

The Sun Is Also a Star

11. Most memorable character of 2016?

Lou Clark from Me Before You Me Before You (Me Before You, #1)

 12. Most beautifully written book read in 2016?

The Unseeing

13. Most Thought-Provoking/ Life-Changing Book of 2016?

Reasons to Stay Alive

 14. Book you can’t believe you waited UNTIL 2016 to finally read? 

A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas

15. Favorite Passage/Quote From A Book You Read In 2016?

“There are good days and hard days for me—even now. Don’t let the hard days win.”
Sarah J. Maas, A Court of Mist and Fury

16.Shortest & Longest Book You Read In 2016?

The Fox and the Star by Coralie Bickford-Smith

Les Misérables by Victor Hugo

17. Book That Shocked You The Most


Paper Butterflies by Lisa Heathfield

This book was so gritty and raw and Lisa Heathfield did not hold back.

18. OTP OF THE YEAR (you will go down with this ship!)

Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins

Anna and Etienne.

19. Favorite Non-Romantic Relationship Of The Year

The Moonlight Dreamers by Siobhan CurhamBeautiful Broken Things by Sara  Barnard

I couldn’t pick just one for this – but these two books friendship/relationships.

20. Favorite Book You Read in 2016 From An Author You’ve Read Previously

The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

21. Best Book You Read In 2016 That You Read Based SOLELY On A Recommendation From Somebody Else/Peer Pressure:

Illuminae by Amie Kaufman

So glad I listened to the hype.

22. Newest fictional crush from a book you read in 2016?

Rhysand from ACOTAR and ACOMAF

23. Best 2016 debut you read?

Beautiful Broken Things by Sara  Barnard

24. Best Worldbuilding/Most Vivid Setting You Read This Year?

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

25. Book That Put A Smile On Your Face/Was The Most FUN To Read?

Rat Queens, Vol. 1 by Kurtis J. Wiebe

26. Book That Made You Cry Or Nearly Cry in 2016?

Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

I think this would make most people cry.

27. Hidden Gem Of The Year?

The V Girl by Mya Robarts

28. Book That Crushed Your Soul?

Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys

29. Most Unique Book You Read In 2016?

We Awaken by Calista Lynne

30. Book That Made You The Most Mad (doesn’t necessarily mean you didn’t like it)?

Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo


1. One Book You Didn’t Get To In 2016 But Will Be Your Number 1 Priority in 2017?

Gemina (The Illuminae Files, #2)

2. Book You Are Most Anticipating For 2017 (non-debut)?

A Court of Wings and Ruin (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #3)

Who isn’t looking forward to this!

3. 2017 Debut You Are Most Anticipating?

Caraval (Caraval, #1)

4. Series Ending/A Sequel You Are Most Anticipating in 2017?

I don’t read many series so I have no answer for this one other than ACOWAR again.

5. One Thing You Hope To Accomplish Or Do In Your Reading/Blogging Life In 2017?

Just keep blogging and maybe try writing about topics and trying something out of my comfort zone.

6. A 2017 Release You’ve Already Read & Recommend To Everyone:

None yet.

Thanks for reading



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