Blog Hop and Follow Friday (19)

Follow Friday is a weekly meme hosted by Parajunkee’s View. This week’s question comes from Nicki J. Markus: The magic book fairy pops out of your cereal box and says “you and your favorite character (from a book of course) can switch places!” Who are you going to switch with? 
I really can’t think of a particular book that I would want to be a part of, but I have a genre preference. I would love to be in one of the fairy tale retellings that I’ve read. The only problem is, I only want to be there during the good times. Most characters in the books that I’ve read have too many problems. I don’t want to add to my strife. =)  So, maybe The Goose Girl. OH! I would love to be in a Tamora Pierce book. Yes! That’s it. Alanna from the Alanna series. That would be a good switch.

Book Blogger Hop

The Book Blog Hop is hosted by Crazy for Books, and has such a great question this week! It is: What author would you most like to meet?

That is such an easy question for me! I adore Laurie Halse Anderson! Love. Her. Speak and Twisted are two of my favorite books. Not to mention that I have read every YA book that she has written. Laurie Halse Anderson has an amazing way of writing about tough subjects in a beautiful, almost poetic style.

I would also like to meet Tamora Pierce. She is the reason I love fantasy novels. Plus, she has an entire series (the Alanna series) that features a kick-ass heroine with MY name. Is there any other reason to want to meet her? I think not!


LibrarySnake said... .

Alanna is a good choice, love her :)

Here's mine:

June 10, 2011 at 9:02 AM
Maria Behar said... .

Hi, there! Thanks for commenting on my blog, and becoming a follower! I'd like to follow you back, but darn it, Blogger seems to be on the blink AGAIN.... At least, I can't see your followers on your page. As soon as the GFC gadget is back up, I'm following you!!

BTW, I don't know who Alanna is, but I'm sure going to find out!

Have a GREAT weekend! : )

June 10, 2011 at 10:15 AM
Lisa (Lisa's World of Books) said... .

Oh! Good point! I forget about all the issues!

Here is my Follow Friday Post.

June 10, 2011 at 11:43 AM
Bookish Brunette said... .

That's one I haven't read!!

My FF Post!

June 10, 2011 at 2:41 PM
aloi said... .

new follower here! i'm realizing there's a ton of books out there waiting to be read :) nice to meet ya!

June 10, 2011 at 8:39 PM
Alison said... .

Hopping through. I'd love to meet Laurie too. She's a beautiful writer.
My Hop

June 10, 2011 at 11:15 PM
Lieder Madchen said... .

I love all of Tamora Pierce's books! I very nearly went with Aly but the Copper Isles are too hot for me. :)

here is my FF:

June 11, 2011 at 3:30 AM
Maria Behar said... .

Hi, again! Just to let you know that I'm now able to follow you back!! : )

June 11, 2011 at 2:42 PM
Alexis @ Reflections of a Bookaholic said... .

I think I am too afraid to actually meet an author. Would I look like a strange groupie or something? Anyways, Hope your weekend is great!

June 12, 2011 at 12:06 PM

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