Happy Friday, bibliophiles! I hope today finds you all safe, healthy, and in good spirits.
. Time yourself trying to find each prompt on your shelf
2. Try and beat the time of the person who challenged you.
3. Don’t forget to tag your challenger and the original creator!
4. Have fun!
Let’s begin, shall we?
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK WITH DECKLED EDGES?
Yep! The Tale of Despereaux has been on my shelf for quite a while, and it definitely has deckled edges.
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK WITH THREE OR MORE PEOPLE ON THE COVER?
The Ruby Key features a trio on the cover! I got this one as a Christmas gift.
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK BASED ON ANOTHER FICTIONAL STORY?
I own a few retellings, but they’re all based on real-life events, so…
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK WITH A TITLE 10 LETTERS LONG?
[frantically scours bookshelf] AHA! A Map of Days!
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK WITH A TITLE THAT STARTS AND ENDS WITH THE SAME LETTER?
DO YOU HAVE A MASS-MARKET PAPERBACK?
I got Ender’s Game from my school library, but it was originally a mass-market paperback.
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK WRITTEN BY AN AUTHOR USING A PEN NAME?
This isn’t the edition I have, but I have almost the entire Chronicles of Narnia.
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK WITH A CHARACTER’S NAME IN THE TITLE?
Run from it…
Aurora Rising still arrives…
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK WITH TWO MAPS IN IT?
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK THAT WAS TURNED INTO A TV SHOW?
Shadow and Bone is soon to be a TV show…
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK WRITTEN BY SOMEONE WHO WAS ORIGINALLY FAMOUS FOR SOMETHING ELSE? (CELEBRITY/ATHLETE/POLITICIAN/TV PERSONALITY ETC.)
N/A for this one…
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK WITH A CLOCK ON THE COVER?
DO YOU HAVE A POETRY BOOK?
I bought this lovely collection of Tennyson’s poetry last year!
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK WITH AN AWARD STAMP ON IT?
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK WRITTEN BY AN AUTHOR WITH THE SAME INITIALS AS YOU?
Mmmm…I don’t think so…
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK OF SHORT STORIES?
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK THAT IS BETWEEN 500-510 PAGES LONG?
Thunderhead is 504 pages long!
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK THAT WAS TURNED INTO A MOVIE?
I haven’t seen the movie adaptation, but Everything, Everything was recently turned into a movie.
DO YOU HAVE A GRAPHIC NOVEL?
I have a shelf dedicated to graphic novels, some of which being G. Willow Wilson’s (AMAZING) run on Ms. Marvel.
DO YOU HAVE A BOOK WRITTEN BY TWO OR MORE AUTHORS?
I TAG ANYONE WHO WANTS TO PARTICPATE! Feel free to do the timed part of it, I just chose not to, but do whatever you’d like. 🙂
I just discovered Josh Cohen on YouTube, and he does the most STUNNING piano covers! I highly recommend that you listen to his stuff 🙂
That’s it for this book tag! Have a wonderful rest of your day, and take care of yourselves!