Top 5 Series reads of 2017

Binging whole book series back to back is one of my favorite ways to read. Even better  than a Netflix marathon in my book. Here are my my favorite series I binged read in 2017.

The Splintered series by A.G. Howard 6852601

  • Brief Description: Darker version of Wonderland generations after Alice Liddel’s visit.
  • Series Debut: January 1st, 2013
  • Series Completed: December 15th, 2015
  • Genre: Young Adult Fantasy
  • # of books in series: 4 Books
  • Titles in Series: Splintered, Unhinged, Ensnared, Untamed
  • My Rating: 3.5/5 – 4/5  (I know it wasn’t perfect. But I loved this series so I’m conflicted on the rating.)
  • Spin off?: The Author has says she plans to write more books about her version of wonderland and the characters. No real info yet.

World Walker series by Josephine Angelini worldwalker-e1441359935156

  • Brief Description: Alternate universes. This version of the world is run by witches.
  • Series Debut: September 2nd, 2014
  • Series Completed: September 20th, 2016
  • Genre: Young Adult Paranormal Fantasy
  • # of books in series: 3.5
  • Titles in Series: Trial by Fire, Firewalker, Witch’s Pyre, Rowan
  • My Rating: 5/5
  • Spin off?: Not currently. Author is open to the idea but no plans as of yet.

Mythos Academy series by Jennifer Estep

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  • Brief Description: Boarding schools for descendents of warriors from mostly Greek Mythology. Villian is Loki.
  • Series Debut: August 1st, 2011
  • Series Completed: February 25, 2014
  • Genre: Young Adult Fantasy
  • # of books in series: 6 full books, 3 short stories
  • Titles in Series: Touch of Frost, Kiss of Frost, Dark Frost, Crimson Frost, Midnight Frost, Killer Frost
  • My Rating: 4.5/5
  • Spin off?: Yes. The First book of the spin off Spartan Heart came out December 5th, 2017

Library Jumpers series by Brenda Drake51qeec-ilrl-_sl250_fmpng_

  • Brief Description: Warriors who can jump between libraries to protect the doorways separating magical creatures from the human world.
  • Series Debut: January 5th, 2016
  • Series Completed: The final book comes out February 6th, 2018
  • Genre: Young Adult Fantasy
  • # of books in series: 3
  • Titles in Series: Thief of Lies, Guardian of Secrets, Assassin of Truths
  • My Rating: 4/5
  • Spin off?: Nothing expected or commented on.

Shadow Falls series by C.C. Hunter booksoftheshadowfallsseries

  • Brief Description: Summer camps for teens of various magical species.
  • Series Debut: March 29th, 2011
  • Series Completed: April 23rd, 2013
  • Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Paranormal
  • # of books in series: 5 books & 4 novellas
  • Titles in Series: Born at Midnight, Awake at Dawn, Taken at Dusk, Whispers at Moonrise, Chosen at Nightfall
  • My Rating: 4/5
  • Spin off?: Yes. Shadow Falls: After Dark has 4 books and 3 novellas.

*I haven’t finished this series yet as the last book hasn’t come out yet but I binged the two books that were out and it was one of my favorite series to read in 2017 so I added it anyway.

This is my last wrap-up for 2017!

Check out my other two “2017 Top 5”  posts!

2017 Top 5 Stand-alones | 2017 Top 5 series Debuts

What is the last book series you marathoned? Let me know in the comments.

Thanks for reading!

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7 thoughts on “Top 5 Series reads of 2017

  1. Wattle says:

    The World Walker series covers are amazing! And the Mythos Academy one sounds pretty cool as well…and Library Jumpers. I’ll have to keep those in mind when I feel like starting a series 🙂

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    • thebookbakery17 says:

      I just realized the Trial by fire covers I posted dont have the last book just a different version of the first book. lol. BUT yes they are all good series. Im actually reading the last book in the Library Jumpers series right now!

      Like

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