Hey! It’s Friday, and I got featured!

Well imagine my surprise, when my little blog jumped from a 21 visit average to 92 in one day. I was flabbergasted! (I love that I get to use that word in context, never give up the right to go all vocab when you can.) So today is feature friday! Hosted by Parajunkee over here and I am the featured book blogger! Β This weeks question:

Q: Define what characteristics your favorite books share. Do they all have a kick ass heroine or is the hot love interest the Alpha Male?

Most of my books are wildly different from each other. However, the ones that I get lost in most easily all have a varied and rich universe. It may sound confusing but shouldn’t be. Think Lord of The Rings, Harry Potter, Chronicles of Narnia… and before you think I’m just a fantasy lover this also pertains to the awesome universes of John Grisham and Dick Francis novels. Basically when an author “creates” their worlds with passion and detail I can’t help but escape into them time and time again. Stories aren’t just about characters for me, the more real the world, the easier to get lost in it.

Thanks to everyone for stopping by! Feel free to look around, it’s not all books here as I recently got engaged, and can’t stop blabbing about it. Books are one of the most constant things I turn to, so there’s a lot on them, but there’s also Life The Universe and Everything… which you should know, comes from a book πŸ˜‰

Peace out and Happy Friday!






  1. Burgandy Ice

    I like your answer a lot. It’s important that the world be real and alive and vibrant… definitely!! Congrats on being Featured!!

    πŸ™‚ I’m a new follower via blog-lovin’ I think… working on it, anyway. My FF is here: Colorimetry

  2. Patricia @ The Tale Spin

    Couldn’t agree more. Great world building goes a long way for books to squeeze into my heart. Half the time I review books, I rave about the wonderful universe created by the authors.

    PS. Following via feed πŸ™‚

  3. Loverofromance

    Congrats on being the feature for the week!!!! Good word building is great, but I have to see my weakness is when there are fantastic characters!!! Hope you have a great weekend!!!!

  4. Andrea @ The Overstuffed Bookcase

    Congrats on being the featured blogger!

    I totally agree with you about feeling like you can just step into the world of a book just by reading the descriptions and the characters’ interactions! I totally want to go to Hogwarts! πŸ˜‰

    Congrats on the engagement, too, that’s really exciting!

    Andrea (New Follower) (My FF + Giveaway!)

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