#TopTenTuesday – 10 Books That Have Been On My TBR the Longest and I Still Haven’t Read

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl.

So, to go about making this list, I went to GoodReads to see everything I’ve added to my want-to-read pile. 39 pages. Yup, 39 pages of TBRs. That’s one thousand one hundred and forty five books I want to read, and those are just the ones I thought to add to my want-to-read shelf on GoodReads. In my own library I’m sure there are hundreds of volumes that didn’t make it onto that list. I really need to get this under control. :/

Anyhoo, I toggled over to the date added column, and the first book I added to my TBR shelf was on February 23, 2013. I added a lot of books that day. Eighty-two in fact. WOW. I need help.

Now, in order from oldest to newest, the

Ten Books That Have Been On My TBR the Longest and I Still Haven’t Read


    1. James Potter and the Hall of Elders’ Crossing by G. Norman Lippert

    2. James Potter and the Curse of the Gatekeeper by G. Norman Lippert

    3. James Potter and the Vault of Destinies by G. Norman Lippert318622659946114
    4. Discourse on Method and Meditations on First Philosophy by Rene Descartes I think I found one I can remove. 😀
    5. Selected Poems by E. E. Cummings How have I not read this yet!?!?
    6. The Waves by Virginia Woolf
    7. The Gambler by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
    8. The Man Who Was Thursday:  A Nightmare by G. K. Chesterton
    9. Captain Blood by Rafael Sabatini
    10. The Belly of Paris by Emile Zola


Needless to say, my reading preferences have changed quite a bit since 2013!

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My upcoming reviews include A Wrinkle in Time, The Crown’s GameISIS Lone Wolf Trigger, and Ice Princess. Not a classic among them! Well, okay, maybe A Wrinkle in Time, but it doesn’t count because it’s a whimsical children’s story! 😛


Please leave a link to your Top Ten Tuesday in the comments section below so I can check out your picks! 😀


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