I've seen parts of this on other blogs, but some questions were on one & not on others so I took all the questions I could find about books & compiled my own meme.
1. One book you have read more than once:
Oh Please, I've re-read so many books it's not funny, for the most part if I own it I've read it at least twice.
2. One book you would want on a desert island:
Only One? Yeah, that'll happen. Ok: The idiots guide to Island Living There should be one if there isn't already! I'll take any good, large survivalist manual in a pinch though
3. One book that made you laugh:
Alamo House by Sarah Bird
4. One book that made you cry:
Beach Music by Pat Conroy
5. One book I wish I had written:
Well, Anything good, I'm a wannabe writer but I'm sure I won't even be able to begin trying until I'm retired
6. One book you wish had never been written:
I don't really belive Any book shouldn't be written, or should be banned.
7. Total books owned, ever:
TOO many! I probably have owned over a thousand, I currently have, not counting my childrens book collection (many of which were mine before they were theirs) about 500.
8. Last book you read:
Just Finished Wicked: the life & times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire
9. One book that you are currently reading:
The Ghost in the Gazebo, an anthology of New England Ghost stories Edited by Edward Lodi
10. One book you mean to read but haven't yet:
The Shelters of Stone, by Jean M Auel, I've been meaning to, really, I read all the others, but it was a long time ago & I just can't seem to get into it.
11. Favorite Author:
12. Favorite Ongoing series:
Harry Potter by JK Rowling
13. Favorite Defunct series:
? would the Lord of the Rings Qualify? is a trillogy a series?
14. Book that everyone Raved about but you couldn't get into:
anything by Jackie Collins.
15. Book you wish you wrote:
oh, Anything that's really well written
16. Your favorite style of book:
Just fiction, with a fairly heavy historical bent.
17. Last Book you bought:
In a store: Kill two Birds & get Stoned by Kinky Freidman
by bookclub: Between Georgia by Joshilyn Jackson
18. One book that changed your life:
19. Five books that mean a lot to you:
This is like trying to choose between my kids- just not possible-
Survivor by Tabitha King
Come Spring by Ben Ames Williams
The Mommy Club by Sarah Bird
The Outlander books by Diana Gabaldon
A Vision of Light & all the other books by Judith Merkle Riley
20. If you wrote a book would it be porn,Twisted comedy or horror?:
A little of each I'd have to say.