Thursday, August 11, 2011

Follow Friday (August 11)

Q. How has your reading habits changed since you were a teen?

Not much except that I don't have as much time. I'm always been OCD when it comes to books. I have to have them around me or I'm not happy. I used to read more in the evening, but recently I'm just too tired. One of the only things that has majorly changed is that I used to finish books even after I realized I hated what I was reading. I no longer do that. "Life is too short to read bad books". I realize this now. If a book just isn't tolerable after a few chapters, I don't finish it. I've learned that 99 times out of a 100, that particular book either isn't for me or isn't going to get better.


  1. hey there! happy follow friday! (technically its thursday still lol)
    I'm a follower on your blog! hope you'll stop by mine and follow me! I also have a giveaway right now to win an ARC of glow by amy kathleen ryan! =]

  2. life IS too short to read bad books!

    Go check out Sash's answer to the Follow Friday!
    And check out our AWESOME giveaways too!

  3. Hi & Happy Friday!

    I couldn't agree more..

    I am a new follower :)

    My FF,

    Have a nice weekend.

  4. I don't finish books I'm not enjoying either. I usually give a book 100 pages maximum and by then I better like it!

    Also, I’m a new follower—wonderful blog! Stop by my blog and follow me too? :)

  5. Im an old follower.

    heres my FF

    Book Briefs


  6. Hopping through. I have less time to read now than as a teen but I read more because I make more time.
    My Hop

  7. Hi there,
    Stopping by via Parajunkee's Follow Friday. I'm following you.

    Have a great weekend!

    Holjo @ Pedantic Phooka

  8. Very true, I've tried to read through books that I just didn't like. Having said that, I didn't like the first book in Kelley Armstrong's Darkest Powers trilogy but once I read the 3 together I loved it :)

    Here's my Follow Friday post.

    This is my SIGNED copy of "Passion" by Lauren Kate
    giveaway, hope you enter seeing as your a fellow YA lover ;)