Bookish Questions – Favorite villain in a book?

What is your favorite villain in a book? I recently read The Martian by Andy Weir, and that book reminded me how much I love it when the villain in a book isn’t a villain at all, but a place or a situation that our beloved protagonist has to navigate. That’s why I’m going to Read More …

Bookish Questions – Do you have plenty of bookish items around your house?

Do you have plenty of bookish items around your house? Define plenty.  I have lots of books and book related items around my house, but I feel like I’m severely lacking in shelf space.  We have two fairly large shelving units in the house.  There is one in the spare bedroom where I keep my Read More …

Bookish Questions – Do you use bookmarks a lot?

Do you use bookmarks a lot? ALL THE TIME! I have an assortment of bookmarks in my collection. Some are bookmarks I got for free from places like Barnes & Noble or Book Depository, while others are ones I have made.  Some of my favorite ones I’ve done myself are the ones I printed from Read More …

Bookish Questions – Do you want more books?

Do you want more books? What kind of questions is this for a bookish person? Of course, I want more books! I even make it a point to stop in at the local bookstore whenever I get the chance.  My latest book haul was on our way back from a conference in Indianapolis.  Unfortunately, I Read More …

Bookish Questions – Do you use a library?

Do you use a library? As a reader, I feel like a horrible human being when I admit that I haven’t had a library card in ages.  Growing up, I lived in one of the few townships in my state that did not have library service, so if we wanted library cards, we had to Read More …

Bookish Questions – Do you read ‘classics’?

Do you read ‘classics’? I don’t read anywhere near enough classic books, not since school. I’ve been too busy reading all the great new books coming out. Thanks to all of the free classics available for my Kindle app, I am trying to do a better job of reading them.  I read several classic era Read More …