Thursday, August 18, 2011

Friday Hops 8/19

Follow Friday! #27

Follow Friday is a weekly meme hosted by Parajunkee & Alison Can Read. It's a great way to meet new blogger friends!

Q. If you could write yourself a part in a book, what book would it be and what role would you play in that book?
A.Hmmm... There are quite a few books I would love to be a part of. Jane Austen is one of my favorite authors, so I would love to be a character in one of her books. Preferably Pride and Prejudice, and I would love to be the love interest of Mr. Darcy! ROFL!

Another book I would love to be in would be Mara Dyer, so I could meet Noah. (Hubba-Hubba!). :)


Book Blogger Hop #25

Book Blogger Hop is a weekly meme hosted by Crazy-For-Books.com. It's a great way to meet new people and friends around the blogworld!

Q. “What’s the LONGEST book you’ve ever read?”
(Note: I’m putting one caveat on this question. You aren’t allowed to say the Bible, Torah, Qur’an, or other religious/spiritual text.)


A. Hmmm, good question. (And one that I don't have an answer to!) Probably Outlander by Diana Gabaldon. I read it a couple years ago, and at 850 pages, it was MASSIVE!

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29 comments:

  1. I would love to be a part of Pride and Prejudice and be able to wear those clothes, and of course, talk to Mr. Darcy! Great answer!

    Kristina
    http://ladybugstorytime.blogspot.com/

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  2. I don't think I could be in a classic book, those dresses for one thing! Having to look perfect every second of the day.. the corsets or girdles! No thanks! LOL

    Cute blog!

    April @ My Shelf Confessions

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  3. Hopping through. I totally want to be in P&P too!
    My Hop

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  4. Oh I love Pride and Prejudice! Great answer.

    StuckInBooks.com

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  5. I have yet to read or try and read some of the classics. have a good weekend.

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  6. Aww Mr Darcy is the ultimate gentleman! I adore him!

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  7. I reeeaaalllyy have to read Pride and Prejudice one of these days! I see it in a lot of people's answers! :P

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  8. Hi & Happy Friday!

    A great answer :) P&P is popular this week.

    My FF, http://obsessionwithbooks.blogspot.com/2011/08/follow-friday-19th-august.html

    Have a nice weekend.

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  9. This is the 2nd Pride & Prejudice in a row for me while hopping this early am.
    Very cool.
    It's a sign I MUST read it :)
    VAMPYRE GURLS BOOK CLUBS FOLLOW FRIDAY

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  10. I would love to be in one of Austen's novels, especially Pride and Prejudice!

    Check out my FF and all the Aussie August giveawaays currently running @ The Australian Bookshelf http://australianbookshelf.wordpress.com/2011/08/19/feature-follow-friday-6/
    Jayne

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  11. Ooh a classic answer! Just starting to go through the hops! That's an an interesting choice too! I was never really one for the classics, but I like that others do!

    Here's my Friday Hops

    Have a GREAT weekend!

    Old Follower :)

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  12. I really wouldn't mind being a love interest for Mr. Darcy either! *swoon* Or maybe I could find some previously undiscovered bachelor in Austen's world and claim him for myself:)

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  13. Happy Friday! I'm an old follower :)

    OMG I know!! I would so LOVE to be Elizabeth Bennett and live happily ever after in that big mansion with Mr.Darcy and have all those sisters :) That was my first answer to this one!

    I haven't read the Mara Dyer book yet, but I'm definitely looking forward to it-- and this Noah guy! ;)

    You can see my FF post for this week at the link below-- would love if you stopped by! Have a great weekend :)

    Lea @ LC's Adventures in Libraryland

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  14. Sign me up for Mara Dyer too please!! Great choices!

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  15. Lol, I think a lot of people would want to be in P&P! Not me, personally - I don't think I could wear those dresses all day! :P Thanks for sharing :)

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  16. Noah? What? Who? I want to read it right now!!! :-)

    Have a great weekend.

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  17. I keep seeing the Outlander books show up in the Hop -- and I haven't read those, so maybe I'd better check one out. :)

    Happy Hopping!

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  18. I've been wanting to read The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer. I can't wait to finally get a copy.
    I read the Outlander series too, those books WERE massive, but so wonderful it didn't seem like they were long enough!

    Donna @ The Happy Booker

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  19. Oh, I forgot how massive Outlander was. Though I love the book.

    Please come and have a look at My Hop

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  20. Outlander seems to keep popping up on many people's lists!

    Happy reading.

    My Book Blogger Hop

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  21. hopping by!
    new follower here, cute page!
    here's my hop:
    http://thoughtsofareelfoothoodrat.blogspot.com/2011/08/book-blogger-hop-819-822.html

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  22. Girl, I'm right there with you! I'm lucky I married a Mr. Darcy, but I would LOVE to be in Pride and Prejudice. As Elizabeth of course. :D

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  23. Do the Norton Anthologies from college lit. classes count as longest books read? I've had to read a ton of those over the years.

    old follower stopping by

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  24. i'd love to be my own sort of Katniss character. I recently dyed my blonde hair brown, and now I feel all katniss-y lol! (I WISH!)

    Followin you! Hope you'll come by my blog and tell me what your fav book of 2011 has been so far!

    http://lindsaycummingsblog.blogspot.com/2011/08/follow-friday-whats-your-fav-book.html

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  25. I really need to up P&P on my list so I can see why Mr. Darcy is so interesting to so many people.

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  26. I went with fun. LOL. I think my longest book was The Stand by Stephen King.
    New follower.
    http://alaskanbookcafe.blogspot.com

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  27. I gave your answer to the FF Hop, how's that for serendipity. I love Jane books to and you right, P&P is the best. I've been through it a number of times and I love it every time.
    http://fabulosityreads.blogspot.com/

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  28. I haven't finished Outlander as I had it checked out from the library and they had it marked as a one-week speed read which it definitely was not. And I read fast. I have it on my Kindle now as it was available a while back as a free download. One day!

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