10 Questions

Oh, look! A bandwagon.....

 

It has been really interesting reading everyone else's so here are my answers to Nya Reads' 10 questions:

 

1. What is your favorite childhood book?

 

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain.

 

2. E-books or printed books?

 

Both. I love my kindle, but for some books (mostly non-fiction) I prefer printed editions.

 

3. What is your favorite place to read?

 

My armchair. 

 

4. Is there any genre you would never read?

 

I want to say no, and I want to say that I keep an open mind towards everything, but let's face it, I will never willingly touch romance or NA or similar. 

 

5. What’s your review rating system?

 

 

0.5 - Abysmal. Hated the book so much I would not even use it as a door stop.

 

1 - Really disliked the book.

 

1.5 - Blergh.

 

2 - I don't know how I feel about this book: I don't like it but there are worse. This is still DNF country.

 

2.5 - This is nearly a good book, but there is still something missing - like depth, character development, a plot, a point, etc.

 

3 - I like it.

 

3.5 - This was really enjoyable.

 

4 - I really like it a lot.

 

4.5 - This was so great it made me think about the book for quite some time after finishing.

 

5 - This book has made a such an impression on me that I would call it a game-changer.

 

 

6. What is your favorite fictional character?

 

What is with this picking just one thing...?

 

How could I possibly choose between

 

 

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7. What was the best film adaption of a book?

 

Forrest Gump - because it was nothing like the book. (Didn't like the book.)

 

8. How do you chose the next book to read?

 

Purely by what mood I'm in.

 

9. Top 3 authors?

 

Only 3? Not fair...

 

John Steinbeck

Ruth Ozeki

Ali Smith

...

 

10. Is there any book release you are particularly looking forward to?

 

No. I don't follow release dates.