Wednesday, September 16, 2009
BBAW: Reading Meme
Today's BBAW post topic is a fun little meme about reading habits. I love answering these kind of things :) and I'll try to do so in as few words as possible.
Q: Do you snack while you read? If so, favorite reading snack?
A: I try not to, but I do love salty, crunchy stuff.
Q: Do you tend to mark your books as you read, or does the idea ofwriting in books horrify you?
A: Only when reading for a class.
Q: How do you keep your place while reading a book? Bookmark? Dog-ears?
A: Bookmarks, the magnet style ones.
Q: Laying the book flat open?
A: Only for a couple minutes.
Q: Fiction, Non-fiction, or both?
A: 75%, 25% respectively.
Q: Hard copy or audiobooks?
A: Hard copy 99% of the time.
Q: Are you a person who tends to read to the end of chapters, or are youable to put a book down at any point?
A: End of the chapter or after a page ending with a period.
Q: If you come across an unfamiliar word, do you stop to look it up right away?
A: Nope, I go on context.
Q: What are you currently reading?
A: Stealing Buddha's Dinner by Bich Minh Nguyen
Q: What is the last book you bought?
A: A book of short stories for my Grandma.
Q: Are you the type of person that only reads one book at a time or can you read more than one at a time?
A: One at a time.
Q: Do you have a favorite time of day and/or place to read?
A: In bed, before going to sleep or on the back porch swing Saturday mornings.
Q: Do you prefer series books or stand alone books?
Q: Is there a specific book or author that you find yourself recommending over and over?
A: Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
Q: How do you organize your books? (By genre, title, author’s last name, etc.?)
A: Hahahaha...I'm suppose to organize them? Really?? I don't even have the read seperated from the unread.
So, I'm trying my best to keep up with BBAW but man! It's tough! I feel like next year I'm going to have to take days off work to keep up!!