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Get To Know Ya Book Tag

I was tagged by the lovely Consu @ Paper Eyed Girl! Paper Eyed Girl is one of my favorite blogs and Consu is pretty much my book twin so get check out her blog!!!!

I love this idea for a tag! Its like speed dating but for finding book buddies!

Favorite Book of All Time

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If you couldn’t tell by my blog name or my header picture, my favorite book is Pride and Prejudice!

Favorite Book Five Years Ago

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Pride and Prejudice has been my favorite book since I first read it 12 years ago (that makes me feel old!) but besides P&P my favorite was probably The Princess Bride.

Favorite Duology/Trilogy/Series

This needs no explanation.  Harry Potter is amazing.

Last book You Read

PPM

Blech, I did not like this retelling.  You can see my review here.

Last Book of Poetry I’ve Read

Sidewalk

I don’t read poetry so, if I had to guess, it was one of Shel Silversein’s books that my mom read to me as a kid?

What Book most influenced your life

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I can’t think of any books that really influenced my life, but Harry Potter is the first time I remember being obsessed with anything bookish related (tho I know I loved reading before that)

Book That Made You Ugly Cry

Deep

I ugly cry all the time while reading, but most recently it was probably while reading Sky in the Deep.

Book That Made You Laugh

A Darker Shade final for Irene

In general I know this isn’t a funny book but Lila’s sense of humor was pure gold and I actually laughed out loud a couple of times.

Character You’d Like to Be For A Day

Hermione Granger is awesome and strong and smart and everything I wish I was!

Books So Good You Dreamt About It

I don’t ever remember my dreams so I can’t say.

Book You DNFed

Maze

I just couldn’t get into the Maze runner.

What Book are You Excited to Read

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I just received a copy of this and I am super excited to read it!!! (even tho I have heard mixed reviews it is a P&P retelling so I can’t help but be excited!!!)

Since this is a tag all about getting to know people, who better to participate than some blog newbies?!?

Every month Evelina @ Avalinah’s Books features some awesome new book blogs, so I am going to tag Evelina and her featured bloggers!

I Tag:

As always, don’t feel obligated to participate! But, if you do, let me know so I can check out your answers!

38 thoughts on “Get To Know Ya Book Tag

  1. I love The Princess Bride! I saw their costumes at the Museum of Pop Culture in Seattle and had a nice flip-out. And I love Pride and Prejudice! Though for some reason, I gravitate more towards retellings of Beauty and the Beast than anything else. Perhaps I should switch to P&P retellings for awhile. Can never really get too much of Darcy.

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    1. That is soooo cool! I am super jealous 🙂 I got to see all the Star Wars costumes when the exhibit came to CO a few years ago and it was a lot of fun!! I go in phases where I pick different retellings and stories. Most often its P&P or Robin Hood ❤ I should give the Beauty and the Beast ones a try! Do you have a favorite?

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      1. I like the Robin McKinley ones! She has several. Beauty is great, and probably the one most aligned with the one we all know. It was my favorite as a kid. But I LOVED Sunshine. Just a warning though, it does drag in certain areas, and it veers way off from the original, but I love its unique take. Essentially, Beast is a vampire and Belle is a witch, and it’s set in more of a contemporary period. The ending is rather open as well; things aren’t wrapped up in a bow. It’s not for everyone, but it’s my favorite.

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  2. I love your answers! I can’t believe I haven’t read Pride and Prejudice yet…. everytime I come to your blog I remember my shame!
    Harry Potter is everything from my childhood and I’d love to spend a whole day talking to Hermione❤

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    1. I actually also never read Pride and Prejudice. Now I know I must, if Brittany is so in love with she devoted her blog’s name to it! I think I was always afraid that it would be too slow and that I would have to DNF something that is a proclaimed classic. But actually maybe now I’ve “grown up” enough to read and enjoy it. 🙂

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