Thursday, July 12, 2012

It's Friday the 13th! Time for Book Blogger Hop and F&F

Crazy-for-Books is running this Book Blogger Hop to help connect book bloggers with other fellow book bloggers. Here's this week's question:

Q: How long does it take you to read a book?

My Answer: depends on the book. If it's an easy read and I'm liking it, it usually takes me a few hours to read. If it's not an easy read but I do like it, it can take me about 3-6 days. Now, if I don't like the book no matter if it's easy or hard, I find myself reading it between 5-12 days. If I'm struggling with it after 12 and haven't passed half of the book, then I usually skim the last half or I simply drop the book. I generally average out 2 books per week. Of course this does not include if I have a busy schedule or not.  

How long does it take you to read a book? 

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The Feature & Follow is hosted by TWO hosts, Parajunkee & Alison Can Read. Each host will have their own Feature Blog and this way it'll allow us to show off more new blogs!

Q: What drove you to start blogging in the first place?

A: Let's see. I was bored one day and was browsing through Youtube and found some book vloggers. Then I noticed that these vloggers also had blogs. When I visited their blogs, I was surprised on all of the fabulous things you could do with books. The more blogs I visited, and the encouragement of my friend Wendy from Wall-to-Wall Books, I wanted to start my own blog. It only took me a week to get convinced and started my blog this past June of 2012. Now that I have started am super excited and obsessed with blogging.

Why did you start blogging? Leave me a comment and let me know!


  1. Wow! You just started last month? Your blog looks great!

    Thanks for visiting my blog. I'm now following you.

  2. You blog looks fantastic! Welcome to the blogging community, it truly is a great place to hang out.

    New follower

    My FF

  3. I've never seen a vlog... *makes note to check that out one day*

    I'm a new follower :) and here's my FF post if you want to check out why I started blogging.

    Have a great weekend!

    1. You should check out The Readables.

  4. Your blog looks awesome.
    Thanks for stopping by. I am now, following you.

  5. It usually takes me about 2 days to finish a book but with some books it may take me 3 if it takes me 4 I am starting to get antsy and just want to finish!

    AWWWW thanks for the mention!You are doing great girl!

    1. Thank you, Wendy!!! You've been such a great support :D

  6. If it takes me more than a couple of weeks, I'm probably not going to finish :-)

  7. Happy Friday the 13th...eeek ;) Hopping on by from the Book Blogger Hop!

  8. Thanks for stopping by and commenting on my blog. I'm hopping back over here. I LOVE your blog's art design.


  9. Welcome to the blogging community!! I know, I know, my welcoming party is a tad bit - okay, a month late, BUT!!! Better late then never right? *brings in a casserole* hehe.

    I too have been blogging a short amount of time, a little over 2 months now :) really exciting! and a great way to meet people who love books too! oh and the free books and the fabulous authors :)

    Following you back via GFC :)

    Ana♥ Beach Bum Reads

  10. I find this bookish blog world so amazing! I can't believe I didn't know it existed until last year.

    I'm a pretty fast reader, but I'm like you, if I'm not have way through a book in about a week, then I just put it down because it's obviously not keeping my interest.

    Thanks for stopping by!

  11. Hey there! I just started following you!
    Here is my FF :
    Thanks (:

  12. Hi Vonnie,
    Congrats on your first month of blogging! By the way, I like the design of your book!