Friday, 3 June 2011

TGIF, Follow Friday and Book Blogger Hop


TGIF is a feature that can be found at GReads!

Book Love: Do you share your books with others? Who was the last person you sent a book to?
I do share my books with others but I shiver when I DO. My books are my babies and lending a book to someone is like…letting my child be kidnapped. I don’t know if it is going to be treated well, fed, watered…loved. I hate it. But I do it because I love my friends.

The last person I sent a book to was a fellow blogger last month as I was taking part in the Random Acts of Kindness hosted by booksoulmates. Unfortunately I am skint and can hardly afford books for myself so it will be a while until I can gift a book to someone else.



Follow my blog Friday is a weekly feature that can be found at parajunkee.com


Q. What are you doing to prepare for an upcoming zombie apocalypse and/or the return of Mel Gibson to the silver screen? (Both of which could be terrifying.) 
There’s an upcoming zombie apocalypse! Why wasn’t I told *grabs brown paper bag and tries to stop hyperventilating).
It stands to reason that there is no point in me trying to prepare as, if life were a film, I would be the extra in the red Enterprise uniform getting bludgeoned by the Klingons and in the event of a zombie apocalypse I’m the one getting eaten while the heroes drive of in a truck reaching desperately out to try and grab my hand and MISSING! So is my life.


Book Blogger Hop is a weekly meme that can be found at Crazy-for-Books

Share your favorite post from the last month and tell us why it's close to your heart!


I don’t really know. Last month is the one time I have posted so many things in one month – 31 posts!! But I would say that the post on My Favourite Love Triangle may be my favourite post. Because a) I am thinking of doing some more love triangles b)I am so excited about this series of books!

9 comments:

  1. Hopping through. I occasionally share books with my husband but I get nervous when he is too rough with them.
    New follower! Love the drawing on your background.
    My Anniversary Hop

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  2. Oh, the only persona I really share books with is my friend Sophia, she's not in the blogging world, but I'm always sending her books as presents.

    My own books? I don't like sharing, because the moment I loan out a book, I get the urge to read it :P


    Re Zombie Apocalypse? I'll stock up Salt and watch lots of Buffy/Angel/Supernatural, to study up on the subject

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  3. Hi there, new follower here! Love your blog! :)

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  4. I know exactly what you mean about lending books out. I've had the misfortune of doing so only to get them back with spines bent, pages fold, etc...AWFUL.

    Have a great weekend!

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  5. Hah, my books are my babies too! I should be a little more careful who I lend my books out to. Last time I lent my cousin a book, her dogs chewed it up. Thank goodness she bought me a new one! I am also fresh out of money but I'd like to participate in RAK sometime this year!
    -Katelyn

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  6. Hi Alex, NF from the FOLLOW. It's funny you say "blethering," we say "blathering," or "blithering."
    Hope you will come on by!

    Fangs, Wands and Fairy Dust
    Twitter: @fangswandsfairy

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  7. LOL - I would probably just give up and surrender to the zombies. Get the bloodshed over with, you know?

    Glad to have found you via the Hop!

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  8. As the saying goes – the best defense is a good offense. I’ve got that covered! My preparations for the zombie apocalypse are not just intricate, they’re stylish. I’m not talking “last stand” stuff here. I mean to lure in the zombies and slaughter them wholesale while we sip champagne and watch.

    How am I going to do that? Follow me back to my blog at http://www.howardsherman.net and read all about it.

    Thank G-d it’s Follow Friday!

    Howard Sherman, Implementor
    http://www.howardsherman.net

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  9. I ALWAYS share my books with others. In fact, I just started giving away a book every month!

    I'm stopping by via the Hop. I hope you will visit my blog, Readerbuzz. I always follow back.
    And I am doing a monthly giveaway. This month: Anna and the French Kiss!

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