Book Meme

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I’ve seen this series of questions floating around the ‘net the last few days, and thought it looked like a good one for us!

What was the last book you bought?

(answer here)

Name a book you have read MORE than once

(answer here)

Has a book ever fundamentally changed the way you see life? If yes, what was it?

(answer here)

How do you choose a book? eg. by cover design and summary, recommendations or reviews

(answer here)

Do you prefer Fiction or Non-Fiction?

(answer here)

What’s more important in a novel – beautiful writing or a gripping plot?

(answer here)

Most loved/memorable character (character/book)

(answer here)

Which book or books can be found on your nightstand at the moment?

(answer here)

What was the last book you’ve read, and when was it?

(answer here)

Have you ever given up on a book half way in?

(answer here)

Don’t forget to leave a link to your actual response (so people don’t have to go searching for it) in the comments—or if you prefer, leave your answers in the comments themselves!

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185 responses

  1. Cool. I’ve been doing alot of memes like this in the past. Here’s mine. Ü

  2. Happy BTTs everyone ( Hi Deb! ) I hope everyone have a good Thursday

    Here Mine!

  3. I’m not sure it worked the first time, so I’ll try it again…

    http://blogclarence.blogspot.com/2008/10/booking-through-thursday.html

  4. [...] free to steal this meme, or better yet participate over on the Booking Through Thursday [...]

  5. This is my third try. I first left a reply right after #3, before Kat.
    wordpress doesn’t like blogger

    http://bookcritiques.blogspot.com/

  6. Aww heck I thought I had posted a response. Okay here are my answers for today.

    http://kbr44.blogspot.com/2008/10/booking-throught-thursday_09.html

  7. [...] Through Thursday: Book Meme October 9, 2008 — jlshall This week’s BTT topic: I’ve seen this series of questions floating around the ‘net the last few days, and [...]

  8. I can’t resist these types of memes, lol. Here’s mine:

    http://trishaj.blogspot.com/2008/10/thursday-meme.html

  9. unfinishedperson

    Quick and painless. :)

    Here is mine.

  10. [...] Meme: BTT October 9, 2008 — Violet Oops!!! I almost forgot to do the BTT post today. Being a holiday I spent almost the entire day lazing around and [...]

  11. [...] is the latest weekly challenge from Booking Through Thursday…a bunch of questions about my reading [...]

  12. I really enjoyed this one today! Lots of thinking happening. Here’s mine:

    http://writeforareader.edublogs.org/2008/10/09/btt-book-questions/

  13. [...] Through Thursday: Book Meme Posted on October 9, 2008 by lisamm Book Meme October 9, 2008 Filed under: WordPress — –Deb @ 1:04 [...]

  14. This was really fun! :) I had to throw some photos in there, too.

    Here’s mine:

    http://writemeg.wordpress.com/2008/10/09/booking-through-thursday-beloved-books/

  15. That was fun, plus I got to share one of my favorite passages from my favorite book AND plug my current huge contest.

    My answer is here

  16. what a great idea. Mine will post later this afternoon.

  17. It’s 7:48 in the morning and I’m post number 55.

    Some people must get up really early. ;-)

    Here’s mine.

    http://readywhenyouarecb.blogspot.com/2008/10/booking-through-thursday-brief-list-of.html

  18. [...] don’t think I’ve done a BTT in a while, but I saw that my very bestie Ange @ Red Knows How did it this week and I was all, [...]

  19. Good questions for my first entry – ever.

    http://risforreading.blogspot.com/

  20. This was fun! My answers are right here. I’ve already sneaked a few peeks at other folks’ answers. Now I’m off to do a bit of commenting….

  21. [...] Booking Through Thursday: Book Meme October 9, 2008 at 5:53 pm | In Book Blather | Here is my response to this week’s Booking Through Thursday. [...]

  22. This is my first BTT – but I won’t be having any problems wonder what to write on Thursdays anymore:)

    Here are my answers:

    http://marybeth494.blogspot.com/2008/10/book-meme.html

  23. Here’s my addition to the conversation:

    http://tinyurl.com/477gjg

  24. mine is up!!!! Happy Booking Through Thursday!!!

  25. Better late than never! Mine’s up. I’m a first-timer at this. Fun!

    http://bfishreads.blogspot.com/2008/10/booking-through-thursday.html

  26. What a fun meme for this week! Took me a little while to answer all the questions, but I finally got mine up! Check it out here:

    http://opheliasworld.blogspot.com/2008/10/booking-through-thursday-book-meme.html

  27. Mine is up. Happy BTT everyone. :)

  28. Ooh, I love memes! My answer is here

  29. Here’s mine, though it won’t be ‘live’ until Friday morning. :)

    http://jellyjules.com/?p=1122

  30. This one took me forever…so many questions to think about! My response is up here.

  31. Love this meme! Reading = life! :D

    Answers are up at: http://www.visual-nightmare.com/an/

  32. I decided to join in this week. My answers are here.

  33. This was fun. Thanks for letting me play along!

  34. Booking Through Thursday on Friday :-) – have a great weekend! This was a fun change of pace.

  35. My response can be found here. I’m sorry I’m late!

  36. A day late because of the holiday, but mine is at http://kehinde.com/blog/?p=689

  37. [...] do make a good-faith effort to do a Booking Through Thursday post each week. Most of the time, the questions require more of a thoughtful response than I have time for, which [...]

  38. Here’s my contribution!

  39. Hi!
    Thanks Zawan!I enjoyed this quiz a lot!!

    What was the last book you bought?
    The Lady in White

    Name a book you have read MORE than once
    Dracula

    Has a book ever fundamentally changed the way you see life? If yes, what was it?
    —————————————————————
    How do you choose a book? eg. by cover design and summary, recommendations or reviews
    Recommendation

    Do you prefer Fiction or Non-Fiction?
    Non fiction

    What’s more important in a novel – beautiful writing or a gripping plot?
    Beautiful writing

    Most loved/memorable character (character/book)
    Matilda

    Which book or books can be found on your nightstand at the moment?
    Matilda,The Lady in White , Dracula,Taste and other Tales,The fugitive,The Phantom of the Opera.

    What was the last book you’ve read, and when was it?
    The fugitive, two weeks ago

    Have you ever given up on a book half way in?
    No , never.

    Hope you are Ok.
    Kisses
    Priscila

  40. Indeed — this was a lot of fun. I’ve posted my responses on my LiveJournal site at http://gee-elsi.livejournal.com/21632.html

  41. Hello there…….I’ve just posted my answers. Check them out here!

  42. Hi! it’s my first time participating… here’s the link. Enjoy!

  43. I had my BTT up on last Thursday but wasn’t able to post my link. It’s here.

  44. A good one to kickstart some other posts. Thanks! http://scarletsletters.blogspot.com/

  45. [...] find the questions to require more depth than I have time to give. Not so this past week, however. An easy-peasy meme was provided — though not so easy that I actually got it done last Thursday, of [...]

  46. Interesting how much of our lives is interspersed in books.

  47. [...] BTT for this week completely slipped my mind! [...]

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