Booking Through Thursday: One question

If you could ask your favorite author (alive or dead) one question … who would you ask, and what would the question be?

Sorry, but I can’t resist making this like asking the genie from the bottle for more wishes with your one wish. So, I’d say to Kurt Vonnegut, “Why don’t we chat […]

Booking Through Thursday: Weeding

When’s the last time you weeded out your library? Do you regularly keep it pared down to your reading essentials? Or does it blossom into something out of control the minute you turn your back, like a garden after a Spring rain? Or do you simply not get rid of books? At all? (This […]

Booking Through Thursday: Recently serious

What’s the most serious book you’ve read recently?

Again, I’m too picky with words as my response depends on the definition of “serious.”

I consider the just-reviewed The Challenge a serious book because it deals with serious issues. If the term is meant in a more cerebral context, then it would probably be […]

Booking Through Thursday: Preferences

Which do you prefer? (Quick answers–we’ll do more detail at some later date)

Reading something frivolous? Or something serious? Frivolously serious.

Paperbacks? Or hardcovers? Home: Hardcovers. Away: Paperbacks

Fiction? Or Nonfiction? Used to be nonfiction but now has moved toward fiction.

Poetry? Or Prose? Prose always

Biographies? Or Autobiographies? Biographies

History? Or Historical […]

Double Booking Through Thursday: The TBR

A double dose of BTT this week. I was in Massachusetts last week so didn’t have at hand the info to respond to that BTT, listed first. And since today’s is a follow-up, I’m posting both today.

Give me the list or take a picture of all the books you have stacked on your […]