Six for Sunday: Questions I Want to ask Authors

This post is part of Six for Sunday, run by Steph from Eenalol.

I’ve got a lot of respect for authors. They create worlds we lose ourselves in, and can dream up characters that some of us take into our hearts faster and fonder than we do our own friends and family. I’ve even tried my hand at writing a book myself. It’s with this that I come to the feet of the authors of the world with just a few questions.

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Review: Me Before You by JoJo Moyes

Challenge criteria: A book made into a movie you’ve already seen

Blurb:

Louisa Clark is an ordinary young woman living an exceedingly ordinary life—steady boyfriend, close family—who has never been farther afield than their tiny village. She takes a badly needed job working for ex-Master of the Universe Will Traynor, who is wheelchair-bound after an accident. Will has always lived a huge life—big deals, extreme sports, worldwide travel—and now he’s pretty sure he cannot live the way he is.

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Six For Sunday: My Favourite Blogging Snacks

This post is part of the Six for Sunday series run by Steph from A Little But A Lot.

I am a havoc when it comes to treats. I crave sugar like crazy, which is something I really need to address now I’m an Adult. I like to refer to my diet as “a six year old on cocaine at a birthday party.” But, there’s nothing like a little treat when you’re reading to sweeten the book you’ve got in your hands, right?

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Desert Island Books

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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