It was always going to be difficult to narrow the more than 140 books I’ve read in 2016 down to a Top Ten. With so many brilliant books read this year, I have failed and chosen 13! These are books which have touched me, made me laugh, made me cry or made an impact so that I am still thinking about the characters and stories. To read my reviews of any of these books, click on the title under each book cover. So in no particular order, here are my top reads of 2016.