Thursday, January 10, 2008

Booking Through Thursday

1. How did you come across your favorite author(s)? Recommended by a friend? Stumbled across at a bookstore? A book given to you as a gift?

I came across majority of my favorite authors through message boards. To me, message boards are a good way to find new authors and chat with other book lovers/ Plus, nine out of ten times, an author recommendation I get on a MB turns out to be a great one.

2. Was it love at first sight? Or did the love affair evolve over a long acquaintance?

A couple of authors (J.R. Ward, Karen Marie Moning...) were love at first sight but most evolved over time. Ironically enough, after a few books the "love at first sight" authors lost their appeal to me where the "evolving loves" (Kresley Cole, Shana Abe, Nalini Singh...) just keep on getting better!


  1. I've tried Karen Marie Moning, but haven't been able to read more of her books. And good friend of mine brought me Nalini Singh first book of series and I havent' read that one yet, either. *sigh*, I need to make the time :)

    Happy TTs - I hope you've a good days/weekend ahead!

  2. Love the look of your blog. I read other blogs for ideas too.

  3. Julia, I actually discovered Moning this year and loved her at first but not so much anymore.

    Thanks Bookgal. Yes, other blogs give me lots of good book ideas.

  4. Welcome to BTT!

    I am yet to read Moning and Nalini Singh.

    Here is my post!