Desert Island Books

This post is part of Top Ten Tuesday run by Jana from That Artsy Reader Girl.

Desert Island Discs is a pretty popular segment on BBC Radio 4. Some of the world’s most famous faces come along and list out the eight CDs they’d like to have with them if marooned on a desert island.

I’ve decided to put my own spin on it to create a list of the books I’d bring to stave off the boredom of a desert island.

You can also choose one luxury item that doesn’t help you to escape the island, so there goes my request for a copy of How to Build a Boat.

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Characters I Want to be Stranded With

This post is part of Six for Sunday, run by Steph from A Little but a Lot.

Being stranded on a desert island would be wonderful for our TBRs, but of course it would get a little lonesome after a while. Hence, we need a couple of people to drop by every now and then to make it a bit more exciting. Of course, I don’t mean they should stay for good.

If any of these lovely characters could pop in every now and then while I tackled my TBR, they’d be more than welcome. I hope they bring a Chinese with them.


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