I was inspired (though not tagged) by Sara from The Bibliophagist and Karen Jo from Sincerely Karen Jo to do the Bookish A-Z Survey. This tag was created by The Perpetual Page Turner so let’s hop into the questions.
Author You’ve Read From the Most
Cecily von Ziegesar. Did you know there are over 15 books in the Gossip Girl universe.
Best Sequel Ever
I can’t say ever but Our Dark Duet was stellar and superseded This Savage Song in leaps and bounds
The Origins of the Second World War by PMH Bell.
Drink of Choice While Reading
Uhh… Water I guess.
E-Reader or Physical Book
E-reader. So convenient, so much storage space.
Fictional Character You Probably Would Have Dated in High School
How do you answer this question if you’re currently in high school and have never dated? Dash from Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares, he’s quirky that leans on the side of annoying. Just my type
Glad You Gave This Book a Chance
The Captive Prince Trilogy. You either aggressively love this series or aggressively hate it. Guess which side I’m on
Hidden Gem Book
The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August. Not for everyone but really good.
Important Moment in Your Reading Life
Reading a one sentence review I wrote for a book in middle school and thinking ‘I should start doing that again’
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
Kind of Books You Won’t Read
Harlequin romance about pirates
Non fiction about current US or South African politics
Middle grade horror horror.
Longest Book You’ve Read
The Wise Man’s Fear. 994 pages of blegh (except for the chapters with Baz, of course)
Major Book Hangover Because Of
Still don’t understand what a book hangover is. Please explain.
Number of Bookcases You Own
2-ish? I don’t really own bookshelves. More like places whee my book are (and an e-reader)
One Book You’ve Read Multiple Times
I rarely read books more than twice but I’ve listened to the America Again: Re-becoming the Greatness We Never Weren’t at least 4 times.
Preferred Place to Read
Quote That Inspires You/Gives You All The Feels From a Book You’ve Read
I don’t remember quotes in books. a recent quote that made me chuckle from Pride and Prejudice was:
“He smiled, looked handsome, and said many pretty things.”
It’s much funnier in context
Not clearly marking when I started and finished books on Goodreads in my first 2-3 years on the site.
Series You Started and Need to Finish (All Books Are Out in Series)
The Queen of the Tearling Series. I Just Have no motivation to read Fate
Three of Your All-Time Favorite Books
The Unwind Dystology by Neil Shusterman
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid
Animal Farm by George Orwell
Unapologetic Fangirl For
Give me all the angsty bois with daddy issues.
Very Excited for This Release More Than All The Others
Vengeful by VE Schwab
Worst Bookish Habit
NOT! DNF’ING! BAD! BOOKS!
X Marks the Spot: Start at the Top Left of Your Shelf and Pick the 27th Book
Using my E-Reader in absence of a bookshelf The Captive Prince by CS Pacat
Your Last Purchase
The Poppy War by R. F. Kuang. Aka why did I get this I have so many unread books.
Zzz-Snatcher Book (Last Book That Kept You Up Way Late
Stayed up until 11:30 to finish this one. I know guys I’m a beast.
So have you done the Bookish A-Z Survey? It’s over 5 years old so you probably have. Link me to them if you have and have a lovely day.
PS. I just realised I forgot about literally all of the Harry Potter sequels for question 2 but I’m too lazy to change my answers so…