The Liebster Award (+ tags)

We’re at it again with another blog award! this makes five since the start of 2020 already (and there’s still more to go). I am again so humbled by all of you for your recognition and support. This is a sign that I must be doing something right. Special thanks to Emer at  A Little Haze Book Blog for this nomination! Definitely check out her blog for book reviews, book tags, and more!

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Liebster Award Preview:

It’s an award in which bloggers nominate other bloggers for showing respect to their works and their dedication. It’s an appreciation and recognition for all the fellow bloggers out there in the blogosphere!

The Rules:

  • Write about it on your blog and thank the person who nominated you, write about his/her blog too.
  • Display the award on your blog.
  • Nominate 5 or 10 blogs which you feel deserve it.
  • Let the nominees know that you nominated them.

Don’t forget to create 10 questions for them to answer. Notify your nominees and provide a link to your post so that they’ll know what to do. Once they’re done, have them come back here and comment with the link to their post so you can check out their answers.

Questions:

What is the first book you ever remember buying? Harry Potter. I can’t remember which one it was but I remember I had read all the ones that were available at my school’s library. The next one I was supposed to read was checked out so I asked my mom to take me to the book store so I could get it. I needed to know what was going to happen next!

Have you ever read any book that changed the way you see yourself or how you see the world? If so what book and why? I actually read a lot of triggering books as a teen that changed the way I saw myself, everyone around me, and the world. The first one that I can recall that go me into finding books that would question everything about myself and simultaneously make me snot-cry was Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson.

What is your favourite food to snack on while reading? Chips are too messy but I used to eat them while reading anyway when I was younger. Now I prefer to have something warm to drink like tea or hot chocolate.

What is your favourite thing about book blogging or blogging in general? I wish I did more book blogging honestly. I hit a patch in my life that was quite a few years long where I just didn’t love anything I was reading. I even did Owl Crate for a few months to try to get back into it but only managed to finish one of the books. I’m avoiding the question hah! Anyway, I love the community that blogging has built for me.

What is your favourite ever quote from a book and why that quote?

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Dumbledore had some of the best quotes that stuck with me. I feel like this quote applies to me daily as I make the decision over and over to do things that are right for me like eating better, exercising, writing, etc.

If you could only ever read books by one author for the rest of your life, what author would that be? P.C. Cast + Kristin Cast. I really enjoy the way they write and have loved every novel I’ve read by them so far. The House of Night series introduced me to this writing duo and I recently started listening to The Escaped series which I really need to finish!

What is your favourite genre to read? Romance/Drama but I also love Fantasy.

What is your least favourite genre to read? Non-Fiction.

If you could have any super-power for a day what would you choose? The ability to learns skills really quickly! I’d love to learn another language, hone my graphic design skills more, learn web design, etc.

Have you ever bought a book based on its cover alone? If so what was the book and what about the cover drew you in? Yes! All the time! I picked up The Immortal Instruments because I thought the cover was pretty cool.

Do you prefer books that make you laugh or books that make you cry? Explain why so. Both, but if I had to pick one… it’d have to be ‘cry.’ Crying feels like a release of sorts. It’s almost like I have permission to cry if I’ve been holding it in for whatever reason. I hope that makes sense.

My Questions:

  • What movie can you watch over and over without ever getting tired of?
  • What are your current favorite YouTube channels?
  • What book(s) are you currently reading?
  • What is your weird blogging tip?
  • What Hogwarts house would your favorite fictional character be sorted into?
  • What was the last movie you watched?
  • Do you have any obsessions right now?
  • If your job gave you a surprise three day paid break to rest and recuperate, what would you do with those three days?
  • What is your favorite podcast right now?
  • What fictional character would you love to have as your RPG game master?

My Nominations:

Joanna @ The Geekish Brunette

Frostilyte

Wilhelm @ The Ancient Gaming Noob

The Elder Blogs

Dale @ That Baka Blog

Feel free to participate if you like whether you’ve been nominated or not! I apologize if you have been nominated before or don’t participate in these. Just know that I nominated you because I love your blog! Let me know if you decided to answer my questions by linking back to this post so I can see your answers!

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22 thoughts on “The Liebster Award (+ tags)

  1. That Dumbledore quote is one of my favorites as well. If I was a teacher, it would be a poster in my classroom! I’m trying to read more as well, this year. My goal is to read 24 books in 2020!
    Also, here are my answers to your questions:
    What movie can you watch over and over without ever getting tired of? Clue (based on the board game)
    What are your current favorite YouTube channels? Jeffree Star and Polygon (especially Monster Factory)
    What book(s) are you currently reading? All the Stars and Teeth by Adalyn Grace
    What is your weird blogging tip? Be yourself. It shouldn’t be weird but I’m weird so I feel like it is lol
    What Hogwarts house would your favorite fictional character be sorted into? I’m a Slytherin but My fave character EVER is Thursday Next and she’s a hardcore Gryffindor!
    What was the last movie you watched? Parasite…again lol!
    Do you have any obsessions right now? Film and fitness and music!!!
    If your job gave you a surprise three day paid break to rest and recuperate, what would you do with those three days? Exercise and write my blog!
    What is your favorite podcast right now? The Adventure Zone and MBMBaM
    What fictional character would you love to have as your RPG game master? Ooooh! Um Sombra from Overwatch! She’s my favorite and I love how sneaky she is!

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