Friday, August 9, 2013
An A to Z Bookish Survey!
I love surveys! Well, the fun kind anyway. Jamie from The Perpetual Page-Turner has come up with this creative A to Z survey about all things bookish. So of course I had to participate! Check out her original post HERE, and if you want to join in the fun on your blog as well be sure to leave her a comment with the link to it (& me too!).
Author you’ve read the most books from:
Jennifer Echols (Sarah Dessen & Jill Shalvis are a close second)
Best Sequel Ever:
Where She Went by Gayle Forman
Covet by Tracey Garvis Graves
Drink of Choice While Reading:
In the morning: coffee
In the afternoon: water or dr pepper
In the evening: a beer
E-reader or Physical Book?
Physical book. Though I do love my e-reader for those quick, instant purchases.
Fictional Character You Probably Would Have Actually Dated In High School:
I would have wanted to date Grayson from Jennifer Echols' Such a Rush, but probably would have ended up with someone like Wesley from Kody Keplinger's The DUFF.
Glad You Gave This Book A Chance:
On the Island by Tracey Garvis Graves
Hidden Gem Book:
Harmonic Feedback by Tara Kelly
Important Moment in your Reading Life:
When I realized I wanted to become a teacher because of reading.
The Sound by Sarah Alderson
Kinds of Books You Won't Read:
Something that will scare the crap out of me. I'm a wuss & can't handle the scary stuff.
Longest Book You’ve Read:
Last Sacrifice by Richelle Mead - 594 pages!
Major book hangover because of:
Recently: Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta
This year: Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare - BEST ending to a series!
Number of Bookcases You Own:
2, but I have various shelves and table tops that house my books too.
One Book You Have Read Multiple Times:
Endless Summer by Jennifer Echols
Preferred Place To Read:
Any place that's comfortable & quiet.
Quote that inspires you/gives you all the feels from a book you’ve read:
"And in that moment, I swear we were infinite." - Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower
"Because being part of him isn't just anything. It's kind of everything." - Melina Marchetta, Jellicoe Road
"The best discoveries always happened to the people who weren't looking for them." - Morgan Matson, Amy & Roger's Epic Detour
Not falling in love with books sooner.
Series You Started And Need To Finish(all books are out in series):
Unearthly by Cynthia Hand
Three of your All-Time Favorite Books:
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
Attachments by Rainbow Rowell
The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny Han
Unapologetic Fangirl For:
All things Jenny Han
Very Excited For This Release More Than All The Others:
To All the Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Han -- are you seeing a trend here? lol
Worst Bookish Habit:
Purchasing books when I still have plenty at home to read!
X Marks The Spot: Start at the top left of your shelf and pick the 27th book:
(Since I'm not at home, I am looking at my goodreads shelf & choosing my 27th book read)
The Lonely Hearts Club by Elizabeth Eulberg
Your latest book purchase:
The Sound by Sarah Alderson
ZZZ-snatcher book (last book that kept you up WAY late):
Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare -- and completely worth the lack of sleep!