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May 17, 2012

Booking Through Thursday

This week's question is a tough one:


If you had to choose to live within a novel, which would it be? 

Probably the most difficult question I've had to answer next to choosing a favorite book. I'm sitting here at my computer, glancing over at my bookshelves... I'd say it would be between two series of novels. Either Cassandra Clare's Infernal Devices or Charlaine Harris's Southern Vampire series. Two very different scenarios, I know, but I love them both!



Clare builds a world set in a time when men were (mostly) gentlemen and women were (mostly) ladies, a time I wish I could go back and witness for myself. As if that weren't enough, this world is also filled with impossibilities and a dark but magical world that coexists with the 'mundanes.' Of course, I wouldn't want to be a mundane. More like a Shadowhunter or a Downworlder like Tess. That would be awesome.



On the other hand, I wouldn't mind being sucked into the pages of Charlaine Harris's novels. Maybe I'm crazy, but I think it would be cool to live in a world where the legends we all thought were myths turned out to be real. Yeah, Sookie is put through the ringer a few times and had her life at risk by hanging out with everything and everyone that goes bump in the night, but she's not exactly human to the core either. Besides, if you had Eric Northman, would you really care about a little danger now and then?  ;)


Happy Reading Everyone :)


~ Keely ~

12 comments:

  1. Great answers! Two very different worlds but equally awesome. New follower :)

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  2. I agree with wrathsqueen..awesome answers. Thanks for stopping by. Have a great upcoming weekend.

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  3. Love your answers. I really want to read Charlaine Harris's novels.
    See my answer here
    Happy reading!

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  4. Lots of adventurous answers. http://edwardsgranddaugther.blogspot.com/2012/05/reviewing-inspired-organized-effective.html

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  5. Two very interestingly different worlds, great answer :)



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  6. I really should get round to reading a Charlaine Harris! Great answers. Here's mine: Small Blonde Hippy

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  7. I'm chicken...those book worlds scare me too much! lol

    Here's MY THURSDAY MEMES POST

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  8. I haven't read either series! Off to add them to my TBR list right now!!

    Here's my response: http://blueeggbooks.blogspot.com/2012/05/booking-through-thursday.html

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  9. Two exciting worlds to live in.

    http://tributebooksmama.blogspot.com/2012/05/booking-through-thursday_17.html

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  10. Cassandra Claire's world sounds very exciting! Her books are currently on my TBR list and i can't wait to explore the worlds she has built :)Here is my BTT: A Great Escape

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  11. I would LOVE to get sucked into the world of the Infernal Devices time period :D Amaze-balls. hahha and true on the not-mundane thing. Shadowhunters FTW. I'm a new follower :)

    I currently have a giveaway going on my blog if you'd like to check it out HERE

    Rabiah
    Confessions of a Readaholic

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