Book meme

Got this off of Sarah‘s blog:

1. One book that made you laugh: Sherman Alexie’s The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

2. One book that made you cry: I cried when Dobby died the first time I read Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. I cried when Fred, Lupin, and Tonks died the second time I read it.

3. One book that you loved as a child: The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint Exupéry

4. One book you’ve read more than once: The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint Exupéry, the Harry Potter series, Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll, Bone by Fae Myenne Ng, On the Road by Jack Kerouac, Desolation Angels by Jack Kerouac, Town and the City by Jack Kerouac, Demian by Herman Hesse, Written on the Body by Jeanette Winterson, Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

5. One book you loved, but were embarrassed to admit it: I really, really liked the Sweet Valley High books when I was a child.

6. One book you hated: Wuthering Heights. Couldn’t even finish it. It was dreadful.

7. One book that scared you: Demian by Herman Hesse

8. One book that bored you: The Aeneid by Virgil

9. One book that made you happy: Think on these things by Krishnamurti

10. One book that made you miserable: Maus and its sequel by Art Spiegelman

11. One book that you weren’t brave enough to read: Can’t think of one.

12. One book character you’ve fallen in love with: Japhy Ryder and Peter Martin in Dharma Bums and Town and the City, respectively

13. The last book you read: The End of America by Naomi Wolf

14. The next book you hope to read: Interworld by Neil Gaiman (I’m in the middle of it) or Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl

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~ by realsupergirl on August 26, 2008.

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