Thursday, June 16, 2011

Follow Me Friday (6)

YAY for Friday! If you don't know, Follow Me Friday is a weekly book-blogger meme hosted by Parajunkee over at Parajunkee's View. Have a book blog? You can join in the fun too! Just visit Parajunkee's site at the pink link above (or the pic), be sure you are a follower of her blog and the blog she is featuring for the week, put your name in the Linky, create your own FF post on your blog, and then start commenting and following whomever you wish!


Wow, it has been a really long time since I participated in a Follow Me Friday, and I am so happy to be back after a really hectic and stressful month! Not only did I move, I also found out that I'm going to be basically taking over the library I work at as the new person in charge. (I am freaking out a little!!) Needless to say, it's nice to have blogging around to keep my sanity...

~This week's FF question~

GenreWars! What's your favorite genre and which book in that genre made it your favorite?

When it comes to YA fiction, I would probably have to say that dystopian novels are my favorite genre--I just recently read Divergent by Veronica Roth and absolutely loved it, but then there is also Wither by Lauren DeStefano, and I have The Hunger Games on my TBR list too, and I'm pretty psyched to read Enclave, since I've heard so many good things about it... yup, definitely a dystopian fan :)

What genres are you into?


  1. Hi
    Following through from Parajunkee's. Dystopian doesn't really appeal but I did really enjoy Hunger Games:)

    Shelleyrae @ Book'd Out

  2. I've been reading more dystopian after the Hunger Games. I'm interested in more.

  3. Old follower stopping by for a visit. Congrats on your new position. :) I have read and loved all of the books you mentioned here with the exception of Enclave, which is on my TBR list. Can't wait!

  4. Hi & Happy Friday!

    A great choice, I hope to start on Divergent this weekend! My fave genre is UF.

    My FF,

    Have a nice weekend.

  5. As much as I loved The Hunger Games, a lot of dystopian doesn't appeal to me! I'd like to read Divergent though!
    Here's my follow friday.

  6. Congrats on the library position! My husband is a security guard at my local library and I am sooo jealous of him!


  7. Just stopping by to share some Friday blog love. Awesome choice of genre! Loving the amount of Dystopian fans I'm seeing on the Follow Friday. Come and join Read My Review on my blog which currently has a Outdoors theme. Hope you have a great weekend!
    Tasha @ A Trillian Books xxx

  8. Hi,

    stopping by for the follow friday!
    I have not read any dystopian boos, perhaps I should read one. I hear great things about this genre.
    have a wonderfull weekend
    Kyanara from the Life of a BookAholic

  9. New follower :)

  10. Congrats on the promotion at work (I assume it is a promotion and not a chore).
    Happy blogging.

  11. Divergent is one of my favourite books! Great pick. The dystopian genre is a really popular choice today.

    Happy weekend.

  12. I do like dystopia, but I don't have a favorite genre...I like a whole bunch of different books!

    Have a good weekend!

    The Musings of ALMYBNENR

  13. Congrats!!! I would love to work at a library. Don't you just love the feel of books all around you??
    I too have The Hunger Games on my TBR list. As for the others, I haven't read them (am I like the last one to not have read these supposedly wonderful books??) Here's mine-

  14. Hi, I also am really into dystopian lately. I loved Divergent! I am a teacher with a master's in library science who really wants to be a librarian. So I'm excited to be a new follower of yours. HOpe you'll drop by my blog as well.

  15. What a cool blog! New follower, stopping by :)

    Check mine out at


  16. Thank you for following! Following back.

    Wow! Librarian! I am insanely jealous. I think your line of work is wonderful and important to my (and my husbands) mental health. I need libraries like I need air. No joke.

    Don't freak out too much :) (my friend is also a librarian. Lucky girls both of you!)

    ♥ Trish Just a YA Girl

  17. Asking me to Pick my favorite genre is like asking me to pick my favorite food; There's no way I can come up with just one answer!

    Follow me back to my blog and I'll explain -

    Thank G-d it's Follow Friday!

    Howard Sherman

  18. Hopping through. New follower - GFC and Twitter! I am not a big dystopia fan, but I have heard so many good things about Divergent.

    Jealous that you're a librarian. I'm thinking of going back for my MLIS in a year or so. I'd love to be a librarian. I want to do either youth/teen library work or academic law library work (I have a law degree).

  19. If dystopian novels had their own team, I'd definitely be one of the biggest supporters! :) Divergent has to be one of my favourite books too, and I absolutely ADORED Wither!

    The Hunger Games is literally pure genius. You should probably move it to the top of your TBR pile -- I bet you'll love it ;)

    Love your blog! I hope you have an awesome weekend!

  20. Dystopian is definitely a fun genre to read! I hope you enjoy The Hunger Games, I loved them. Also, I have Enclave on hold at my library, can't wait for it! :)


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