I was nominated by Ann at Ann’s Reading Corner!
Thank you, Ann!
Here’s the link to the post where I was nominated:
- Thank the person who nominated you.
- Answer the 11 questions they gave you.
- Nominate 11 blogs.
- Give them 11 questions to answer.
The Questions I Was Asked:
(1) What is your favorite thing about blogging?
- I love being able to write about nearly anything I want, any time that I want to. I also have a deep appreciation for the awesome blogging community!
(2) What is one thing you wish you knew when you started your blog?
- I wish I knew that I could literally write about anything, that I didn’t have to be afraid or hold back, that this blog would be amazing outlet!
(3) What is your most anticipated release for the rest of the year?
- The War I Finally Won, by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley. I can’t wait for October 3rd!
(4) Which author do you think shaped your reading the most?
- Although I was late to the game, I have to give J.K. Rowling immense credit for writing Harry Potter and making this girl interested in fantasy books!
(5) What color book do you own the most of?
- Oh, gosh. It’s probably a tie between black and white. Most of my older American Girl books, the Central Series for the Historical Characters, are white!
(6) Do you eat or drink while you are reading?
- Not anymore. I got too many crumbs and water drops on my books!
(7) What TV Shows are your current favorites?
- Right now, I’m re-watching Forensic Files on Netflix and YouTube. But, we’re also deep into The X-Files on Hulu (Season 3), and Unsolved Mysteries on Amazon Video (Season 6). We can’t wait for the new season of The Flash on The CW! And the countdown is on for the return of Stranger Things!!
(8) Harry Potter or Twilight?
- Harry Potter. I have read all of the Twilight books and seen most of the movies, but Harry Potter will always win.
(9) How long do you think it takes you to read a book? (on average, of course)
- On average, about a week.
(10) Who are some of your favorite bloggers that you think everyone should check out?
- Krysti – YA and Wine
- Caralyn – BeautyBeyondBones
- Tiana – The Book Raven
- Rae – Bookmark Chronicles
- Ariel – Writing Radiation
(11) What book are you currently reading?
- I’m currently about four chapters into Frank W. Abagnale’s memoir Catch Me If You Can: The True Story of a Real Fake.
- It’s Lu Again
- Steff – Little Booky Nook
- Literary Weaponry
- Charlotte Annelise
- Drizzle & Hurricane Books
- Lolsy’s Library
- Tia – youmenaturally0
- Chelsea – The Suspense Is Thrilling Me
- Kristin Kraves Books
- Brittany’s Book Rambles
- Books, Vertigo and Tea
My Questions for the Nominees:
- Are you excited for any particular movie this fall / winter?
- If you could go anywhere to see the fall foliage, where would you go, and why?
- Is there a new TV show that you are excited to watch?
- Do you have any Halloween traditions?
- Who are your three favorite authors, and why?
- Is there a particular author that you want to meet in person?
- Design your perfect library / reading nook / reading spot.
- Do you use your local library?
- Do you shop for books on Black Friday / Cyber Monday?
- When you celebrate holidays like Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, etc., what book or books do you pack when you travel?
- What is your favorite book to read during the holiday season?
Until the next headline, Laura Beth 🙂