Gap Books

Nose In A Book

We all have a few…

Those books* every one in the world has read and discussed and mostly loved, but we’ve neglected to pick up for one reason or another.

Gap Books** I hear mentioned most often: The Harry Potter Series, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, The Hunger Games Trilogy, The DaVinci Code, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, The Chronicles of Narnia, and The Twilight Saga. (Incidentally, I’ve read all of the above, with the exception of Tolkien’s books and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. I have seen those movies, though, so I think I’m good to go.)

I recently checked The Book Thief off my list of Gap Books (I gushed about it HERE), and now it’s become a personal mission to read more of the books  my circle of awesome literary friends have read and loved and raved about. Those titles include (but are not limited to):


*All links lead to Goodreads book pages.
**We recently discussed Gap Books during a YA Confidential Teen Roundtable. Check it out!

Tell Me: What are your Gap Books?