Author you’ve read the most books from (the grammar nerd in me has to say:from whom you have read the most books): John Irving, Joyce Carol Oates, Sylvia Plath, L.M. Montgomery, J.K. Rowling, Alice Munro
Best Sequel Ever: I have no idea. I can think of good sequels, but none that fit this title.
Currently Reading: Night Film by Marisha Pessl and Le Divorce by Diane Johnson and The Spooky Art by Norman Mailer ( The Spooky Art is my favorite book on writing, and I've read it many times- I often keep it around just to dip into )
Drink of Choice While Reading: Coffee or Alcohol but mostly coffee
E-reader or Physical Book? Physical books. Always.
Fictional Character You Probably Would Have Actually Dated In High School: Harry Potter
Glad You Gave This Book A Chance: My grandmother gave me the Kristin Lavransdatter trilogy, which I had no excitement about, and turned out to be some of the most unique, phenomenonally written books I've ever read- utterly captivating, devastating and a thrilling journey into a completely different life than I've ever known or imagined.
Hidden Gem Book: The Big House by George Howe Colt
Important Moment in your Reading Life: Reading Rabbit, Run by John Updike in middle school. Changed my life.
Just Finished: Levels of Life by Julian Barnes ( memoir of grief )
Kinds of Books You Won’t Read: Harlequin romances, although I did read them in high school.
Longest Book You’ve Read: Maybe The Bible? The Eleanor Roosevelt biography series, in which each book is enormous. ( they are so, so good )
Major book hangover because of: Harry Potter. Sniff.
Number of Bookcases You Own: Five.
One Book You Have Read Multiple Times: Anne of Green Gables.
Preferred Place To Read: In my bed.
Quote that inspires you/gives you all the feels from a book you’ve read: “In the world according to Garp, we are all terminal cases”
Reading Regret: All the books I will not know.
Series You Started And Need To Finish (all books are out in series): A Song of Fire and Ice oh but maybe this doesn't count, I don't think the last book is out. Can't think of any other series though?
Three of your All-Time Favorite Books: The World According To Garp by John Irving, Ariel by Sylvia Plath, A Wrinkle In Time by Madeleine L'Engle
Unapologetic Fangirl For: Harry Potter. Also the Spenser novels by Robert. B Parker
Very Excited For This Release More Than All The Others: Whenever John Irving releases a new novel.
Worst Bookish Habit: Food and drink spills on the pages.
X Marks The Spot: Start at the top left of your shelf and pick the 27th book: A Stained White Radiance By James Lee Burke ( so good! )
Your latest book purchase: Night Film, by Marisha Pessl and Then I Was Mad by Mercer Mayer
ZZZ-snatcher book (last book that kept you up WAY late): Le Divorce by Diane Johnson. I am a huge fan of this trilogy, gets better every time I read. She's unique and so very good.