It's time for the weekly book blogger hops again! A great opportunity to meet new bloggers and say hi to old.
Check out the Book Blogger Hop hosted by Crazy For Books.
And also check out Parajunkee's Follow My Book Blog Friday.
I'm Alison. I've been blogging for six months. I review mainly YA with a few MG books and a weekly manga feature.
2010 Book Lists
Stay tuned for a series of posts of the next two weeks with extensive lists of the books I read in 2010. Looking for a vampire book? I'll have a list for you. Want to use up a box of Kleenex? I'll have a list for you. Modeled after StephSuReads' incredible 2009 Book Lists.
Books Reviewed This Week:
Girl, Stolen by April Henry
The Aristobrats by Jennifer Solow
Manga Mondays: Dengeki Daisy vol. 2 by Kyousuke Motomi
Check out the latest installation of my feature What Books?
What Books? Favorite Obscure Childhood Book
Questions of the Week:
**Sorry - I may not be as speedy about responding to Blog Hops this weekend. I'm on vacation, and the Internet at the hotel is horribly slow, if available at all.
Blog Hop: What do you consider the most important in a story: the plot or the characters? A little of both I think. A really bad plot can't prop up good characters and vice versa. But I think I lean a little more towards valuing characters than plot.
Follow Friday: What did you study in college, or are currently studying and did it lead to your current 9 to 5 or are you doing something totally different? In undergrad, I majored in economics with a minor in political science. Then I went to law school. For all of you prospective lawyers out there...don't do it! I loved law school, and I basically like being an attorney, but there are far too many attorneys and far too few jobs. I'm lucky to be employed. Many attorneys aren't. But there I go ranting...