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10 Books with Numbers in the Title

Top Ten Tuesday was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This Week: Books with Numbers in the Title. I thought it was going to be a difficult prompt, but I’ve actually read many books with numbers in the title. So to challenge myself a bit, I tried to come up with books with numbers 1-10 in the title. I cheated . . .

The Taking of Jake Livingston

Jake is one of the only black kids at his high school. Also, he can see the dead. Like, all the time. Most of them don’t bother him intentionally — they’re just stuck in their death loops, reliving their deaths over and over. But then a ghost named Sawyer starts haunting Jake. Sawyer shot and killed kids at his school before killing himself a year ago, and . . .

The Midnight Library | book review

Nora Seed is not living her best life. At 35, she has just lost her job, her cat, her only piano tutoring student, and even the minor responsibility of assisting her elderly neighbor. She has nothing, and because of that, she decides she wants to die. Instead of meeting death, she winds up in a strange library where she can choose various parallel lives of hers to . . .