|A recommendation survey...what fun!
||[Aug. 29th, 2003|07:08 pm]
Part One - Basics
Five Favorite Books:
01. The Lord of the Rings by JRR Tolkien
02. The Silmarillion by JRR Tolkien
03. A Language Older Than Words by Derrick Jensen
04. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by JK Rowling
05. Song for the Basilisk by Patricia A. McKillip
Five Favorite Writers:
01. JRR Tolkien
02. Derrick Jensen (I actually got to meet him one time)
03. JK Rowling
04. Patricia A. McKillip
05. Peter S. Beagle
Fantasy. Definitely. Although I do love any nonfiction that reveals the true state of the environment, things the government is trying to hide from us...you know, all that wonderful stuff.
Favorite Book of Above Genre:
The Lord of the Rings
Part Two - Characters
Luthien Tinuviel (The Silmarillion) She's the most courageous person I know.
Sam Gamgee, from The Lord of the Rings.
Dragonbait the Saurial, from The Finder's Stone Trilogy (Kate Novak and Jeff Grubb)
Treebeard from The Lord of the Rings. Although he wasn't one of the main characters, he's one of my favorites.
Harry Potter, or maybe the Weasley twins
Character you "love to hate":
I'll have to go with Draco from Harry Potter
Five All-Around Favorite Characters:
01. Treebeard, The Lord of the Rings
02. Frodo Baggins, The Lord of the Rings
03. Sam Gamgee, The Lord of the Rings
04. Gandalf, The Lord of the Rings
05. Galadriel, The Lord of the Rings...do you see a pattern here? Okay, I think I'm obsessed...
Part Three - Genre Favorites
The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by CS Lewis
Hmm...the Project Censored books have comic strips
1984 by George Orwell...is that a drama?
A Wrinkle in Time, but I can't remember the author
The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
Keep them away!
Favorite Historical Fiction:
The Dear America series
A Language Older Than Words by Derrick Jensen
Favorite Childen's Book:
Round About Red Gate Farm (don't know the author). This used to be my favorite book
Favorite YA Book:
The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle is a good one
Hmm...I used to like the Boxcar Children books
Favorite Short Story:
Well, there's a book of short unicorn stories called A Glory of Unicorns. I don't know which is my favorite, though.
Currently? The Finders Stone Trilogy by Kate Novak and Jeff Grubb
Part Four - Currently
I Never Promised You A Rose Garden by Hannah Green
Song of the Saurials in the Finders Stone Trilogy
Last Thing Read:
Censored 2001 by Project Censored
Next To Read:
Part Five - Before you read
Do you prefer library or buying?
Barnes and Noble
Favorite Book Websites:
Favorite Place to Read: