Top 5 Wednesday

T5W: Books You Want to Read Before the End of the Year 2016

Welcome back to Top Five Wednesday. This week Chelsey and I talk about the books that we will hopefully read before the end of the year 2016. The end of the year is getting close. The summer is pretty much over and we’re ...


T5W: Most Unlikeable Characters

Lots of books have unlikeable characters. But, what happens when those unlikeable characters are supposed to be your protagonists? Most of the time, its disastrous. This week on Top Five Wednesday, Chelsey and I talk about our...


Top 5 Wednesday: Most Recent Additions to Your Wishlist

Welcome back to Top Five Wednesday! This week Chelsey and I talk about the most recent additions to our book buying wishlist. This list was very easy to come up with. Pretty much everything that Chelsey and I want is coming out...



Top 5 Wednesday: Books About Hard Subject Matter

This week’s Top Five Wednesday topic was a bit on the serious side: Books About Hard Subject Matter.  After sitting down and talking it over for a bit, we realized that it wasn’t hard to come up with books for this...


Top 5 Wednesday: Least Favourite Book in Your Favourite Series

Not every series is perfect, even the ones that we love with all of our hearts. This week on Top Five Wednesday, the topic ios: your least favourite book in your favourite series. As a disclaimer, we don’t hate any of t...


Top 5 Wednesday: Books We DNF

It was a difficult week for Top Five Wednesday. This was a hard list because I have a habit of dragging myself through every book I ever pick up. Even if I don’t like it. Chelsey is similar, but not to the same level as m...



Top 5 Wednesday: Biggest Book Hangovers

Have you ever finished reading a book or a series that made it hard for you to pick up anything else for a while? Both Chelsey and I have. In this Top Five Wednesday video we talk about our biggest book hangovers. Book Hangover...


Top 5 Wednesday: Fictional Items We Want

This week on Top Five Wednesday, Chelsey and I talk about the top five fictional items we want. How many times have you been reading a book and you’ve come across an object (magical or otherwise) and wished that it existe...


Top 5 Wednesday: Series We Want to Start

It’s almost the end of the year, meaning it’s time to start making next years reading goals. What can I say? Here at Death of the Author we like to plan ahead. It gives us a sense of purpose. Last week we talked ab...