Top 10 of 2014 - Kathy

Top Ten

Our Top 10 is chosen from books published in 2014 and does not include any book we have beta read.


The Dare by Rachel Van Dyken


It's Not Over by A.L. Zaun
"Every page of this book was a gem."
Read Kathy's full review HERE.


Five Ways to Fall by K.A. Tucker
"This is one book that you won't want to put down. A permanent smile will be on your face as you savor every page well into the evening."
Read Kathy's mini-review HERE.


Road to Somewhere by Kelley Lynn & Jenny S. Morris
"I was completely enamored with Road to Somewhere and look forward to more great novels from these authors!"
Read Kathy's full review HERE.


Forever, Interrupted by Taylor Jenkins Reid


Ugly Love by Colleen Hoover


Hate: A Love Story by Laurel Ulen Curtis
"If you’re looking for a book that will tug on your heartstrings as well as your funny bone, pick up Hate: A Love Story today."
Read our Four Points Review HERE.


The Resurrection of Aubrey Miller by L.B. Simmons
"LB Simmons brilliantly writes about the contrast between what shows on the outside and what is on the inside, and carries it over to every character in the book."
Read Kathy's mini-review HERE.


With This Heart by R.S. Grey
"With this Heart is a book that I think all romance readers will cherish."
Read our Take Five review HERE.

and Kathy's top book of 2014 is...

Flat-Out Celeste by Jessica Park
"Flat Out Celeste was just flat out brilliant."
Read Kathy's mini-review HERE.

Honorable Mentions

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  1. I loved Becoming Calder & Finding Eden

  2. Replies
    1. Lives and Breathes Book BlogJanuary 12, 2015 at 9:55 AM

      Congrats Debbie! You are our winner! We will be emailing you soon!

  3. Ugly love, colleen hoover.

  4. I most looking forward to Thoughtful by S.C Stephens!!

  5. I can't wait to read Three Two One by JA Huss.

  6. Livvy by Lori Otto!
    Love the list, I added a few of them to my wish list!!

  7. I totally enjoyed Five Ways to Fall by K.A. Tucker! I loved Reese and Ben. Forever Interrupted by Taylor Jenkins Reid was on my Best of 2014 too! Have you read After I Do by her? So amazing!!


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