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Book Blogger Hop 7/22

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Book Blogger Hop

Today’s Hop  question is:

What’s the ONE GENRE that you wish you could get into, but just can’t?

– That I wish to get into? hmmm…I have to stop and think about this for a moment. Ah! I got it!

Plain Ol’ contemporary/literary fiction. Things like the hombre likes to read; books by Irvine Welsh for example, or Camus. I tried. I’m talking about adult contemporary fiction not YA (which I can read just fine). There’s just something about it that I can’t seem to get into. If I do like some of them, they’re very few and far between. Why? I’m not sure but in the past the ones I’ve tried reading I found the writing very flowery, almost like poetry, dry and boring. It’s almost like reading a book that school is forcing you to read. It take a while to read, and by the end of it you’re brain dead and have to take a breather from reading because the brain hurts. I could give a real proper example but I seriously can’t think of one.

Today’s post comes with gazpacho for those hot summer days! feel free to grab some!! 🙂 thanks for stopping by!


Written by Karoline

July 21, 2011 at 8:44 pm

Posted in Book Blogger Hop, Meme

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  1. Coming through on the blog hop. I could not post the link as the post would not accept it! My difficulty is vampire and paranormal!


    July 21, 2011 at 9:38 pm

  2. Hi there, I’m hopping through & following you.
    Have a great weekend!

    Holjo @ Pedantic Phooka


    July 21, 2011 at 11:52 pm

  3. Hi,

    Stopping by for the blog hop.
    Have a wonderfull weekend!

    Kyanara from Laced Little Muffin’s reading corner


    July 22, 2011 at 1:18 am

  4. New follower.

    Love your answer even though literary fiction is precisely what I end up reading the most!


    July 22, 2011 at 3:16 am

  5. Hopping by to say hello and wish you a wonderful weekend! Great Blog Hop answer!!


    April Pohren

    July 22, 2011 at 7:28 pm

  6. Hello! I’m am hopping through and a new follower via Networked Blogs. Please stop by my follow friday post here and consider following!

    Have a great weekend.


    July 22, 2011 at 8:13 pm

  7. I read way more contemporary / literary fiction than my husband does. Since last week’s pie chart about where I get my books was so popular, I thought I’d share what types of books I do read. Please stop by to see which genres I don’t typically read.


    July 23, 2011 at 7:31 pm

  8. Hi! New Follower!
    My Follow Friday!


    July 24, 2011 at 5:36 pm

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