Gateway Books | Current Read Selfie

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Gateway Books | Current Read Selfie

This week on Gone with the Words:
Tune in Tuesday: I Hope You Dance
Waiting on Wednesday: Head Over Heels
Bout of Books Read-a-thon Wrap-up
The Scorpio Races Giveaway Winners!
Review: The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater


TGIF is a weekly feature created and hosted by GReads! that re-caps the week’s posts and has different question each week.

This week’s question: Gateway Books: Which particular books opened you up to a new genre?

After picking up reading again, thanks to Twilight, I was really into anything Paranormal, Fantasy, and/or anything Supernatural. It had to have some of those elements in the story for me to be interested.

Then I happened upon a book on sale in Amazon…the book was The Truth About Forever by Sarah Dessen. I had never read Adult or YA Contemporary Fiction, but the cover REALLY drew me in, and I guess I was looking for something different, looking to expand my horizons if you will. :)

I was blown away by the sheer amazingness of that book. I stayed up until 3AM on a work day finishing this book! Where had it been all my life?!

Then, I dove right into Looking for Alaska by John Green after that and was a goner. Completely in love. LOVE, I TELL YOU!!

And that’s how I left the supernatural realm, folks! :)


Follow Friday

Follow My Book Blog Friday is a weekly meme hosted by Parajunkee’s View and Alison Can Read where we all get together and say HI!

This week’s question: …something new, an activity. We want to see what you look like! Take a pic with you and your current read! Too shy? Boo! Just post a fun pic you want to share.

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