Top 5: Best Books of 2017

It’s that time of year again! Time to choose my absolute favorite books of 2017. It’s always a difficult task, and so many amazing books came out this past year that it was hard to narrow down. There were so many stand out books–and so many more I know I haven’t been able to get to yet–so picking just five was a real challenge. But, there are always a few that stand out above the rest. My five favorites this year all feature beautiful prose, excellent storytelling, and characters that will grab you by the heart and stay with you.

So here are my top 5 books of 2017. I hope you’ll love them just as much as I did.

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Book Review: We Are Okay

here Book: We Are Okay

go site Author: Nina LaCour Genre: realistic fiction / YA

Rating: 5/5

What it’s about: Marin hasn’t spoken to anyone back home since running away to college, not even her best friend Mabel. Especially not Mabel. Struggling to stay afloat in the grief and anger left in the wake of her grandfather’s death, Marin isolates herself. But even in New York, thousands of miles away from her California home, Marin can’t escape the past– or the people from it who still love her.

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