Thursday, December 5, 2013

I Got Nominated Again For the Liebster Award!

 This is very exciting for me to be nominated for the Liebster Award again! Thanks a ton to Shalyn at PR Book Reviews!!


Here are the rules for accepting the award:
Link back to the blog that nominated you.

Answer the questions they set for the blogs they nominated.

Nominate 10 blogs of your own & let them know with a link to your post.

Ask 10 questions for the blogs you nominate to answer in their post.

Share a couple random facts about yourself.

My Questions from PR Book Reviews.

1. How long have you been reading for?
Honestly I did not start reading until I got in Jr. High. My mom starting working at the library and I would go with her. Before that I would only go to the library at my school and that was to study or get books that I had to read for class. 

2. What was the first book that you fell in love with?
I remember checking out the Princess Diaries from my local library. I absolutely love love love that series!  

3. What are you currently reading?
Connor by Dormaine G.

4.  How many book signings have you been to? 
I went to one last year at the YALSA (Young Adult Library Services Association) conference in St. Louis, Missouri. It was a weekend long event. I met so many different authors. To name some were David Levithan, Patricia McCormick, C.J. Redwine, and Ilsa J. Bick.

5. Do you prefer e books or paperbacks?
It depends. I have a love/hate relationship with my kindle. Sometimes I forget to charge it and that really sucks when I am for example in class or going out of town. I guess paperbacks would be my pick

6. What's one tip/pointer you would give to a new blogger?
Have fun with it! When i first started I didn't get a lot of followers. I think i might have gotten 5 but I still kept it up. Visit other blogs and get to know other bloggers that are out there to get yours out. BookBlogs is a great website for new bloggers.

7. Why do you blog?
I have a passion for reading. It is something that I can do over and over and never get bored with it. I hope that on my blog I can inspire others to see the beauty of what books can do. I love to visit other blogs and read reviews. That is literally where I get my to read list from. If i never would have went with my mom to work when she became a librarian I would have never became one and the love of reading that I have would not exist. I always say "reading is like a train of indefinite possiblities. It takes you places even if you are reading for 5mins. Those will be the best 5mins of your life." 

8. How long does it take you to read a book?
If I really flat out love it...I will have that baby read in a day. If it was an ok read then maybe 2-3 days. 

9.  Would you rather have something to drink or snack on while reading? (tea, popcorn, candy, coffee)
I love coffee as much as reading. I do drink tea occasionally but coffee is my first choice.

10. Did you feel welcomed to the book blogging community when first starting your blogging?
Yes. When I got on BookBlogs everybody was so nice. Anything I needed help with I was helped. That is where I got most of my review request from. I have made a lot of friends since I have started blogging.

Random Facts about me
*Debbie Cakes are my favorite snacks in the world. 
*I am super short (4'9). I get teased a lot but in a good way :)
*I love nail polish. I think I have every color of every brand that was made
*I go camping with my family or sometimes stay in the cabins at poverty point
*I love being outside
*I want to visit Egypt
*My dream job is an archaeologist
*I am a tom boy and girly girl at the same time
*Another dream of mine is to write a PNR Young Adult Novel
*I sing with my local Community Choir
*I would love to sing in an opera 
*Musicals are the best thing ever to me.  

1.) What is the best thing about blogging?
2.)If you could spend the day with one author which author would it be?  
3.)Do you prefer to read on an ebook or have the physical book
4.)How often do you blog?
5.)  Name three guilty pleasure books and/or movies that you’re sorry you’re not sorry you like?
6.)What is your favorite thing to post on your blog?
7.)If you could be any character from a classic tv show or book who would you be?
8.)What was the last book you read? Would you recommend it?
9.)What are the top 5 things that you want to achieve in life? 
10.)If you could live anywhere in the world where would you live?

My Nominees