Thursday, September 17, 2009

BBAW - Book Meme

This week: September 14-18, is Book Blogger Appreciation Week. My lazy self has seen it all week, and didn't bother to join in, until today.

This meme encourages us to answer the questions below in a few words. A challenge! Here goes…

Do you snack while you read? If so, favorite reading snack?
Not usually.

Do you tend to mark your books as you read, or does the idea of writing in books horrify you?
Non-Fiction books get marked.

How do you keep your place while reading a book? Bookmark? Dog-ears?Laying the book flat open?
Bookmark or dog ears.

Fiction, Non-fiction, or both?

Hard copy or audiobooks?
Both (Kindle too)

Are you a person who tends to read to the end of chapters, or are you able to put a book down at any point?
I read to the end of a page at least.

If you come across an unfamiliar word, do you stop to look it up right away?
No. I lightly mark and look up later.

What are you currently reading?
Duma Key by Stephen King
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

What is the last book you bought?
The Guardian by Nicholas Sparks
The Man who Loved Children by Christina Stead
Bought from library - Total cost $1.00

Are you the type of person that only reads one book at a time or can you read more than one at a time?
More than one.

Do you have a favorite time of day and/or place to read?

Do you prefer series books or stand alone books?
Stand alone (Unless it is Harry Potter or LoTR)

Is there a specific book or author that you find yourself recommending over and over?
Stephen King & Edith Wharton

How do you organize your books? (By genre, title, author’s last name, etc.?)
Whatever fits on the shelf, floor, box...

1 comment:

reviewsbylola said...

Edith Wharton is one of my favorite authors.