Top Ten Books We’d Recommend To Our Moms

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and Bookish

Actually, we HAVE recommended some YA books to our moms. Here are a few hilarious quotes from Sash’s mom.


1. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
2. Divergent by Veronica Roth
3. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
4. The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness
5. Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
6. Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi
7. Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins
8. If I Stay by Gayle Forman but more importantly WHERE SHE WENT!
9. The Book Thief by Markus Zusack
10. Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta

What books would you recommend to YOUR mom! Tell us in the comments below!

  • November 19, 2013 - 1:55 am

    Iris - Omg! Those quotes are hilarious! You made my morning with the one about divergent haha.
    Great list! You have some of my favorite books on yours! :)ReplyCancel

  • November 19, 2013 - 10:37 am

    Ellen @ Glamorous Book Lounge - I love your mom, Sash! xD What hilarious quotes.

    Great recommendations. From this list, I would probably recommend Hunger Games to my mom, and a few others after I’ve read them, such as Book Thief and Divergent. Thanks for sharing!

    Here’s my Top Ten Books I’d Recommend to My Teenage BrotherReplyCancel

  • November 19, 2013 - 11:20 am

    Tara - These Mom quotes are FAB. I think about what fictional characters are doing, too :)ReplyCancel

  • November 19, 2013 - 12:01 pm

    Daisel - 2, 6, 7 & 8 absolutely favorites for me! Great list!
    My TTT

    Daisel @ Owl Always Be ReadingReplyCancel

  • November 19, 2013 - 1:06 pm

    Nikki - Hahaha, those quotes are hilarious! I wish my mom was more of a reader. I did recommend The Raven Boys to her because I think she’d love the characters, but she’s never gotten around to reading it… *sigh*

    Thanks for stopping by!!ReplyCancel

  • November 19, 2013 - 7:49 pm

    Pam@YAEscapefromReality - Pretty hilarious comments. I still need to read Knife of Never Letting Go and Jellicoe Road. Hopefully soon! Love Divergent, Hunger Games, Anna and the French Kiss, and Shatter Me. Great list!ReplyCancel

  • November 20, 2013 - 12:16 am

    Kat C - This is so funny ! I’m not sure my mom would be into YA, but she is always talking about liking mysteries and she also likes Star Wars so, IDK I’d have to think about it.ReplyCancel

  • November 20, 2013 - 11:49 pm

    elena - hahah your mom is so great! i love what she said about divergent. and omg manchee. :(ReplyCancel

  • November 21, 2013 - 4:09 pm

    BornBookish - LoL, your mom sounds awesome! =) My mom & I recommend books to each other all the time. The last one I recommended to her was For Darkness Shows the Stars by Diana Peterfreund, she recommended to me The Book Thief.ReplyCancel

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