Thursday, July 21, 2011

Friday Hops 7/22

Follow Friday! #23

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

This weeks question is:
Q. Name 3 authors that you would love to sit down and spend an hour or a meal with just talking about either their books or get advice on writing from?
A. Three authors I would love to sit and chat with would probably be:
Kelley Armstrong, Lisa McMann and Cassandra Clare. I could go on and on, but these are the authors that really got me interested in reading YA books. :)

Book Blogger Hop #21

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

Q. What’s the ONE GENRE that you wish you could get into, but just can’t?

A. Hmmm... I would say... Non-fiction. Like Biographies and such. There are subjects that I would love to read about, but I have to admit, trying to read these books put me to sleep. :P

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  1. Great answers! I could go on and on about all the authors I'd like to meet! Lisa McMann's books are so good!

  2. I would also love to sit down with Cassandra Clare. I find her fascinating and she also seems very witty. I am a new follower just hopping through.

    Danielle @Ramblings From This Chick

  3. I agree with you those would be fantastic authors to sit down with! AND I'm super happy to say that whatever was going on with my blogger account is fixed and I can finally comment on your blog again! No more reading without being able to leave you a note!

    My FF Post:

  4. Old follower hopping through. I love Kelley Armstrong! She would be awesome to hang out with!

    Hope you have a good weekend! :)

    Reader's Refuge

  5. I could agree on all three authors. It would be a fun time.

    Here's my FF

  6. Hi, hopping through. I answered Non-fiction also. I feel like I'm supposed to like to read non-f, but I just can't get past the feeling that it is homework.

    Have a great weekend!

    Holjo @ Pedantic Phooka

  7. Definitely have to agree about the non-fiction! I want to but I just can't bring myself to read any. I'm a new follower!

  8. Hopping through. I go through phases with biographies. Right now, I'm getting back into them.
    I'd love to meet Cassandra Clare too.
    My Hop

  9. I don't like non-fiction either. I want to escape the world and I can't do that unless I'm reading fiction, even if it's contemporary.

    Cassandra Clare was one of my choices too. :)

  10. I recognize the authors but haven't read them yet. I've really been meaning to.

  11. Bio's is hard to read, and I would like to meet Kelley Armstrong too. Hope you have a great weekend!

    My Follow Friday

  12. Old follower coming back...biographies and non fiction are sometimes interesting for me...depends on the topic really...
    Nina @ Death Books and Tea

  13. Hi and happy Friday!

    Great author choices..

    My FF,

    Have a nice weekend :)

  14. Ahhh!! Everyone keeps saying genres that didn't even cross my mind when I answered. So true!!! Non-fiction usually doesn't interest me. I tend to skip around to the parts I need or I read the descriptions underneath the charts.

    I just took out a bunch of non-fiction books on things like sewing and tattoos. I'll probably look at the pictures.

  15. Hi,
    I never read non fiction. I really think it's boring :S
    Stopping by for the blog hop.
    Have a wonderfull weekend!

    Kyanara from Laced Little Muffin's reading corner

  16. I answered paranormal fiction, but I agree on the (auto)biography thing! I never feel compelled to read those!

    Here is my Book Blogger Hop

  17. Hi there cristy. I am a new follower, and new to this meme. Loved your blog. and Cassandra is one of my picks. here is mine LALAINE'S FICBOOKREVIEWS #ff

    thanks and hope to see you there x

  18. Hi cristy, im a new follower of your blog and new to this meme, also im glad to see that cassandra was one of your picks for today's question, also picked her. :)

    wanna check out mine?> here it is LALAINE'S FICBOOKREVIEWS #ff

  19. Oh, I'm so with you on non-fiction. I don't even read my textbooks if I can help it so why would I chose to read non-fiction during my free time. I guess I should be more intellectual, but as a college student I'm more apt to allow that type of brain work to remain only for studying.

    Rie @ Mission to Read

  20. I don't think I would want to read biographies and non-fiction books. I like escaping from reality too much to read real stuff.

    Great author choices! Actually met Kelley Armstrong a few times at signings, not a sit-down and chat thing but still got to see her and hear her talk about stuff!

    Here's my Friday Hops

    Have a GREAT weekend!

    Old Follower :)

  21. I really, really love non-fiction! I can't get enough of biographies!

    My answer:

  22. Cassandra Clare made my list as well. She would be awesome to talk to. Biographies put me to sleep as well. It would have to be one that I REALLY wanted to read to stay interested.

  23. Cassandra Clare seems to be a popular pick for this week's question! I'd like to meet her too! Just stopping by to say hey, and have a great weekend!

  24. Hi, new follower her for the hop. So many authors that I would love to meet! I also love Cassandra Clare.

  25. Re: Book Blogger Hop
    Looks like a lot of us have trouble with non-fiction. That was my choice too!

  26. Just blogging by, Happy Friday!

  27. Cassandra Clare- Great choice!
    & I agree with you about the Biographies and that lot, I just couldn't read them!
    New follower, happy Friday.

    Mazz @ Words on the shelf.

  28. Just hopping through! Great choice of authors! :D
    [Old follower]

  29. LOVE Cassandra Clare!

    New follower hopping through! Your blog is ADORABLE! :)

    Our FF can be found at

  30. Hi! I am not big on biographies either unless its about someone I'm really into, but I still have trouble trying to finish it.

    Hope you have a great weekend!
    New Follower!

  31. I still have to read all of those authors! I already have them on my to-read list and I know a lot of people have loved their books. Definitely gotta get to them soon! Whenever I can fit them in, lol.

    Happy weekend from an old follower! :) My full answer can be found here!

    Rebecca at Kinde Fever

  32. New Follower!

    Love your answers! And your site is so pretty!

  33. Love your blog button and "Follow me" buttons...can you possibly link me to where I can get similar "Follow me" buttons? So I can have my Goodreads, Facebook and Twitter in one rather than getting a gadget/button for each?

    Kelley Armstrong is also one of my fave authors, fell in love with her "Darkest Power" trilogy.

  34. Oh, I'd love to meet Kelley Armstrong and Cassandra Clare! Great choices!
    I can never get into biographies, though I love non-fiction.
    Old follower and have a great weekend!
    Meg @ The Book Addicted Girl


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