Friday, September 9, 2011

Book Blogger Hop (15) + Follow Friday

It's finally the weekend, which means time for another hop! Hosted by the lovely Crazy-For-Books.

Book Blogger Hop

In the spirit of the Twitter Friday Follow, the Book Blogger Hop is a place just for book bloggers and readers to connect and share our love of the written word! This weekly BOOK PARTY is an awesome opportunity for book bloggers to connect with other book lovers, make new friends, support each other, and generally just share our love of books! It will also give blog readers a chance to find other book blogs to read!

This week's question from Lori:

Many of us primarily read one genre of books, with others sprinkled in. If authors stopped writing that genre, what genre would you start reading? Or would you give up reading completely if you couldn’t read that genre anymore?

Oh my goodness. If authors stopped writing historical fiction, I would definitely take up writing it for myself, I love it that much. But as a back-up, I would probably start reading the classics and maybe some fantasy?? That's the closest genre to historical fiction I can think of.

Have you ever wanted a villain to win at the end of a story?If so, which one??

Oh man, talk about bringing out my dark side! Hmmm... I definitely think I would have wanted Cesare and Sancha of Aragon to have ended up together at the end of The Borgia Bride. They shared such undeniable passion between them! But Cesare's I-seek-world-domination-at-any-cost & if-you-don't-get-out-of-my-way-I'll-kill-you attitude got the better of them. I guess I've just got a bad case of bad boy syndrome... I kept thinking if they ended up together, Sancha could have kept his rage at bay. But I guess it was just too good to be true...

-To join the fun and make new book blogger friends, just follow these simple rules:
-(Required) Follow the Follow My Book Blog Friday Host { } and any one else you want to follow on the list
-(Required) Follow our Featured Bloggers - Jennie Elyse & Caught in the Pages
-Put your Blog name & URL in the Linky thing.
-Grab the button up there and place it in a post, this post is for people to find a place to say hi in your comments
-Follow Follow Follow as many as you can, as many as you want, or just follow a few. The whole point is to make new friends and find new blogs. Also, don't just follow, comment and say hi. Another blogger might not know you are a new follower if you don't say "HI"
-If someone comments and says they are following you, be a dear and follow back. Spread the Love...and the followers
-If you're new to the follow friday hop, comment and let me know, so I can stop by and check out your blog!

Happy Friday!


Books4Juliet said...

I like some historical fiction, but classics? hmm... hehe..
Not much =)

Old follower hopping through!
Friday Hops

nymfaux said...

Hi!--New follower!

I haven't read The Borgia Bride...but you make it sound pretty interesting!!!--my vote goes to Tyrion Lannister from Game of Thrones, it's not his fault he was born a Lannister!!!


Renu said...

Hi, just hopping through!

- New follower

Niina said...

If PNR was cut from genres I'd probably go for Historical Romance first thing. :)

New follower. :) My Friday!!! Have a great weekend!

TC said...

I often wonder when what we consider contemporary fiction might become classed as classics... I love a bit of historical fiction too.

Tia said...

Hello, just hopping through! Happy Friday!

My Follow Friday!

LindsayWrites said...

hey! hopping by, a little late though! Love the blog and I'm following you now :) i could never give up YA, so I just can't even answer this question. lol. it will NEVER die, and if it does, it's what I write anyways lol.

stop by my blog too? I posted about my TBR list instead this Friday!

Elizabeth said...

Hopping by...what a lovely blog...NEW FOLLOWER.

Love your header and the side panels.


Stop by for three giveaways ending tomorrow, September 10.

pussreboots said...

Writing it, isn't a solution I've seen before this hop. Good answer!

There are so many different things to read even if new books in a favorite genre stopped being published. Please come see what I would read.

Untouchable Treasure said...

Juliet: The classics are certainly not for everyone! :)

Nymfaux: It was a really interesting book!

Renu: Thanks so much for following!

Niina: It's a great genre to get into! Thanks for following.

TC: That's a great question! xD

Tia: Happy Friday! Hope you had a great weekend.

Lindsay: Thank you for the compliments! :) That's awesome that you write!

Elizabeth: Thank you so much for the compliments and for following! I appreciate it. :)

Puss: Thank you, I thought it was appropriate. :)

LindsayWrites said...

hey! i'm spreading the word about Teen Shiver, a new group of YA authors that have combined together! stop by the Teen Shiver blog and follow us?? :)


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