The Unread Shelf Project 2021 , hosted by theunreadshelf

A book you bought because of the hype
All books added to this prompt

Candle Magic for Beginners: Spells for Prosperity, Love, Abundance, and More

Mystic Dylan

informative medium-paced

missing page info | first published 2020

Burnout: The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle

Amelia Nagoski, Emily Nagoski

nonfiction feminism psychology self help
informative slow-paced

277 pages | first published 2019

Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead

Brené Brown

nonfiction psychology self help
informative inspiring reflective slow-paced

287 pages | first published 2012

The House in the Cerulean Sea

T.J. Klune

fiction fantasy lgbtqia+
adventurous emotional hopeful medium-paced

352 pages | first published 2020

The Midnight Library

Matt Haig

fiction fantasy
emotional fast-paced

304 pages | first published 2020


Madeline Miller

fiction fantasy historical
adventurous dark emotional slow-paced

393 pages | first published 2018

With the Fire on High

Elizabeth Acevedo

fiction contemporary young adult
emotional hopeful inspiring fast-paced

400 pages | first published 2019

The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give #1

Angie Thomas

fiction contemporary young adult
dark emotional medium-paced

444 pages | first published 2017

The Body Is Not an Apology: The Power of Radical Self-Love

Sonya Renee Taylor

nonfiction feminism self help
informative inspiring reflective medium-paced

137 pages | first published 2018

Shadow and Bone

Shadow and Bone #1

Leigh Bardugo

fiction fantasy young adult
adventurous dark fast-paced

356 pages | first published 2012