Today is Thursday, which means its tag day! Today I’m doing the Books as First Dates Tag, and I want to thank Jacob at Books and Pixels for tagging me! I recommend checking out his blog because he has some great content! This tag was created by Alice at Love for Words.
↠ Link back to the original tag.
↠ Thank and link back to the person who tagged you.
↠ Tag 5+ bloggers.
↠ Have fun!
First and Last – A Book/Series You’ve Read and Enjoyed, But Can’t Bring Yourself to Read Again
I’ve been enjoying The Wedding Date series by Jasmine Guillory, but I don’t see myself ever rereading them. The books are fun, but they follow a formula, and they’re all kind of the same. However, I am looking forward to reading the rest of the books in the series.
With A Friend of My Friend – A Book/Series Someone Recommended to You That Turned Out to Be Different from What You Had Expected
Frankly in Loveby David Yoon wasn’t recommended to me by anyone specific, but I saw it posted all over Bookstagram, and I was led to believe that it was going to be a fun, YA rom-com. It turned out that this book was not a fun, YA rom-com, and I ended disliking the book and despising the main character.
Double Date – A Book Whose Sequel You Immediately Had to Read
I had to dive into The Vanishing Stair by Maureen Johnson as soon as I finished Truly Devious. Truly Devious ended on a cliff-hanger, and I needed to know what happened next.
Let’s Go to The Movies – A Book/Series That Should Be Adapted to The Screen
I think that the Illuminae Files by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff needs to be adapted to a television show. There’s so much action and adventure, and I would love to watch it all unfold on television.
Dreamy Stargazing – A Book That Made You Go Ahhhh And Ohhhh
I had a hard time with this question, but I ended up picking The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid because of the old Hollywood glamour and the drama that unfolded.
Fun at The Fair – A Book Full of Colors
This was another difficult question, but I settled on The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum because of the Yellow Brick Road, Emerald City, and Ruby Red Slippers.
Amusement Park Adventure – A Book That Was A Rollercoaster
I thought that The Cruel Prince by Holly Black was a rollercoaster. There were so many twists and turns, and the book kept me on my toes while reading it.
Picnic with Cherries – A Book Whose Food Descriptions Made You Feel All *Heart Eyes*
I am absolutely in love with the food descriptions in Natalie Tan’s Book of Luck and Fortune by Roselle Lim! All of the food in this book sounded amazing, and I wanted to try every dish that the main character made.
Trip to The Museum – A Book That Taught You Valuable Stuff
I don’t know if this counts as valuable stuff, but The Forgotten Home Child by Genevieve Graham taught me about a dark period in Canadian history that I didn’t know about.
The Blogs I’m Tagging:
Jessica at Reading with Jessica
Muzmuz at A Walk in a Book
Leah at Leah’s Books & Cooks
Livi at Magical Book Blogger
Tilly at The Biblioshelf
And anyone else who wants to join!
P.S. The #BookmarkHoarder bookmark is from Bibliophile Prints! I’m currently an affiliate for them, and you can use BOOKSARE15 to save on your purchase!
Loved your answers, Ashlee!! You’ve made me want to read Natalie Tan’s Book of Luck & Fortune ASAP!
Thank you!! It’s such an amazing book! I hope you enjoy it if you read it! 💜
Great answers! I loved the cruel prince is such a good book 🤩 there’s also a lot of here that’s on my TBR and The Wedding Date was cute!
Thank you! 💜
Thanks for the tag! Looking forward to writing my own version. Would love it if The Illuminae Films were made into a film, almost in the same style as Spiderman: Into The Spiderverse with the graphics and everything!
I can’t wait to see your answers!
That would be amazing! 💜
Scheduled 😉 Coming soon…! 🤣