Wednesday, January 4, 2017

2017 Theme survey results

Thanks again to everyone who took our survey and helped us pick our 2017 themes! Congrats to TaraFarah7, who won our book giveaway.

Here are the results from our survey.

Your favorite theme from 2016 was Seasons.

The themes chosen for 2017 are:
Something New (being featured this month)
(The rest will not be in a particular order, but will be featured sometime this year.)
Around the World
The influence of books (which goes along with the theme you'd want to bring back...Books/Reading)
Going out
Musicals
Shopping

Some other ideas were suggested for the future.
A few that stood out were: 
Useless knowledge trivia
Evolution of chick lit
Nature

A majority said that SOMETIMES you are inclined to purchase a book you've seen on our bookshelf. We already have a great line-up through May so far!

Also, a majority of you said that you visit our giveaways page on a weekly basis. Hope you've won some great books!

It also seems like you enjoyed our monthly reader-focused books in 2016. If you're ever interested in being featured, we could bring those back from time to time!

Some of your favorite books from 2016:
All the Breaking Waves and Everything We Keep by Kerry Lonsdale
First Comes Love by Emily Giffin
Here's to Us by Elin Hilderbrand
Center Ring by Nicole Waggoner
Fractured by Catherine McKenzie
Just Fine with Caroline by Annie England Noblin
Our Song by Dani Atkins
Paris For One by Jojo Moyes
Results May Vary by Bethany Chase
The Choices We Make by Karma Brown
Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult
The Year We Turned Forty by Liz Fenton and Lisa Steinke
All the Good Parts by Loretta Nyhan
Falling by Jane Green
The Language of Sisters by Cathy Lamb

3 comments:

Rita Wray said...

I read quite a few of the books on your favorites list. My favorite was The Choices We Make by Karma Brown. It was fabulous.

Janine said...

I always enjoy the survey results to see what everyone else thinks.

cindy roesel said...

I enjoy checking our your survey results! I loved ALL THE GOOD PIECES!