Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Top Ten Tuesday (110)

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

TOP TEN Books for Disney Fans

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish.

1. Bitterblue by Kristin Cashore
For Fans Of: Aladdin
Royalty sneaks out to meet with an attractive thief? Check. (Admittedly, there's a LOT more to the book that just that, but it's still reminiscent in this aspect.)
Bitterblue (Graceling Realm, #3)
2. Piratica by Tanith Lee
For Fans Of: Pirates of the Caribbean
Pretty self-explanatory.
Piratica: Being a Daring Tale of a Singular Girl's Adventure Upon the High Seas (Piratica, #1)
3. Splintered by A.G. Howard
For Fans Of: Alice in Wonderland
It's the darker sequel.
Splintered (Splintered, #1)
4. Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
For Fans Of: Hercules
Finding out at least one of your parent is a Greek god, general mayhem, and a healthy does of humor.
The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1)
5. Poison by Bridget Zinn
For Fans Of: Mulan
Girl who doesn't necessarily fit society's norms sets off on a quest that her friends and family don't understand.
6. I’d Tell You I Love You, But Then I’d Have To Kill You by Ally Carter
For Fans Of: Sky High
Both set in schools for extraordinary kids destined to save the day.
I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You (Gallagher Girls, #1)
7. The Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Robin Palmer
For Fans Of: Finding Nemo
Kids who have to come to terms with their single parents while also finding themselves.
The Corner of Bitter and Sweet
8. Also Known As by Robin Benway
For Fans Of: The Incredibles
A family who saves the day together, stays together.
Also Known As (Also Known As, #1)
9. Of Beast and Beauty by Stacey Jay
For Fans Of: Tangled 
Wait, what?! Not Beauty and the Beast, you ask? No that would be way too obvious.
So, why Tangled? Well, manipulative parental figures keep a girl locked away in a tower until a ruffian enters the scene and changes everything.
Of Beast and Beauty
10. Wicked Jealous by Robin Palmer
For Fans Of: Snow White
Snow White in the modern day with zumba. 'nuff said.
Wicked Jealous

What is your favorite Disney movie?


  1. I loved Of Beast and Beauty and Bitterblue. I still haven't read Splintered, I really should. So many great Disney movies. Just a few favorites...Enchanted, Little Mermaid, Homeward Bound, Beauty and the Beast, Finding Nemo. Great list! ~Pam

    1. Enchanted is one of my favorites, too! (Probably my favorite Patrick Dempsey movie, lol.)

  2. Oh my starts, I think you might be one of my most favorite people ever. This list is completely brilliant! I love Disney and I love reading, recommending books because of awesome movies is a great idea. Well, I'm off to the library to put every single one of these books on hold.

    Roxy @ Story Envy

    1. Haha thanks! :D Hope you love the books!!

  3. I love what you did with your TTT! Your idea on giving Disney fans YA recommendations is so original! I've only read Bitterblue but nonetheless your list is still cool!

    1. Thanks! Did you like Bitterblue?

    2. Yea I loved it! But not as much as I liked Fire or Graceling. The heroine was so different compared to Katsa and Fire. Still I really loved Kristin Cashore's writing.

    3. I love that all of her protagonists are so different. :) Bitterblue isn't my favorite of the trilogy either, but the writing is still phenomenal.

  4. What a cute and creative post! Now I want to read all of them.

  5. What about Piratica 3? I've only read the first two and I can't wait to see what happens with Felix!!!


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