Booking Through Thursday: It’s Personal 4

Booking Through Thursday: It's Personal
Booking Through Thursday is a weekly meme, hosted by btt2, about (mostly) books and reading.   Question for the week: Do you have a preference between “person” in the books you read? Do you prefer third-person to first-person? Or don’t you care? And … why??   The narrative point of view (or the “person”) in books I read ...

Booking Through Thursday: Summer Reading Redux 9

Booking Through Thursday: Summer Reading Redux
Booking Through Thursday is a weekly meme, hosted by btt2, about (mostly) books and reading.   Question for the week: Do your reading habits change in the summer? Do you take your books outside more? Do you curl up in the air conditioning? Do you read fluff instead of serious books? Are you too busy playing in ...

Booking Through Thursday: Patriotism 10

Booking Through Thursday: Patriotism
Booking Through Thursday is a weekly meme, hosted by btt2, about (mostly) books and reading.   Question for the week: So, Fourth of July here in the USA … Do you ever read books that could be considered patriotic? Rousing stories of heroes? History? Brave countrymen & women doing bold things? What would you recommend if somebody ...

Booking Through Thursday: Summer Reading 10

Booking Through Thursday: Summer Reading
Booking Through Thursday is a weekly meme, hosted by btt2, about (mostly) books and reading.   Question for the week: Inspired by a conversation with a coworker the other day: It’s time for summer reading, so … today’s question? What’s the worst thing you ever did to your reading material? Sand in the bindings from the beach? ...

Booking Through Thursday: Dream Cast 22

Booking Through Thursday is a weekly meme, hosted by btt2, about (mostly) books and reading.   Question for the week: And while we’re thinking about books converted to tv/movies. Do you ever sit and wonder who could be cast as your favorite characters? (Please feel free to give examples!) What actors do you think have done particularly ...

Booking Through Thursday: Choosing 16

Booking Through Thursday is a weekly meme, hosted by btt2, about (mostly) books and reading.   Question for the week: What makes you choose the books you read? Genre? Reviews? Certain authors? Covers? Recommendations?   Most of the time, I have a systematic way (yes, I know, control-freak) of judging a book if it’s worth reading, whether ...

Booking Through Thursday: Ideal

Booking Through Thursday is a weekly meme, hosted by btt2, about (mostly) books and reading.   Question for the week: I want you to think about your ideal reading experience. Think about the location. (Your bed? Favorite chair? The beach? Indoors or outdoors?). Think about the sounds. (Is there music playing? Happy children playing in the background? Utter ...