June 23, 2011

TGIF and Follow Friday

TGIF is hosted by the lovely GREADS. If you haven't checked out her blog- go now......you're missing out!
            Each Friday we can recap our blogs weekly posts and
Greads posts a book related question:

Summer Love: Where's your ideal place to take a summer vacation & get lost in a book?

How about here:


(my dream place Santorini)

Since neither will be happening, I settle for my back yard deck.....:)
So glad it's summer!

Follow Friday is hosted by Parajunkees View!
This weeks question:
Q. In light of the Summer Solstice. Also known as Midsummer...let's talk about fairies. What is your favorite fairy tale or story that revolves around the fae?

I think my ultimate favourite fairy will forever be Tinkerbell.
I loved her in the stories of Peter Pan (clap your hands if you believe)....

As for YA Fae books I would say - Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr and
The Iron Fae Series by Julie Kagwa.

What about you?


  1. Well I said the Fever Series by Karen Marie Moning. New follower. Like the color scheme of your blog.

  2. *clap clap* !! I love Peter Pan & Tinkerbell. When I was younger my room used to be Tinkerbell (: New Follower! To follow me back and read my answer go to magicisinwords.blogspot.com
    Happy reading!
    -Katie @ Magic Is In Words

  3. Hi, there. I'm already a follower, but wanted to stop by. I love The Iron Fey series and can't wait for the next book. As for my answer, I had to go back to my roots. :)

    Marla @ Starting the Next Chapter

  4. I love Tinkerbell!

    Love the images, it is winter here in Oz and sooo cold.

    I am a new follower.

    My FF, http://obsessionwithbooks.blogspot.com

    Have a nice weekend.

  5. Great choice! There are so many stories to choose from; this was quite the difficult question for me. I'd love if you checked out what I picked for this FF :D

    Btw, LOVE THE BLOG... I quickly became a NEW follower.

    Looking forward to hearing back from you,
    Cory @ Anti-Drug Reads

  6. New follower! I haven't read all of the Wicked Lovely books yet, but I did love the first one!

  7. Hey stopping by from follow friday, great choices & great blog! Looking forward to more posts. Have a great weekend. New follower!

    Darcy @ Open Book Empty Cup

  8. HI,

    tinkelbell is so cute! ;)

    Have a great weekend!


  9. My favourite fairy tale would be Beauty and the Beast!(: But I love Tinkerbell too-she's so cute haha. Totally different from the faeries you see in YA books!

    New follower:D
    My FF
    Felicia @ A Novel Paradise

  10. I really need to read the Iron Fey, series---everyone seems to love it! :D

    Just popping in to say hi---I'm and old follower!

  11. My choice was Wicked Lovely too! New follower.

  12. 2nd blog Ive seen with Wicked Lovely,,..just went on my TBR pile...
    thanks for sharing
    and Im a new follower

  13. Love your pictures. Also love The Iron Fey series. My 1st fairy series to love was Lament & Ballad, but didn't like the actual fairies as much

  14. Yes to Greece!! oh man. Can I go with you??!!!

  15. Oh, I just read Sisterhood Everlasting, and Santorini would be great right now....especially if Kostos was there......

  16. Both those photos made me drool. How great would it be to jet off to one of those places?? Sigh...

  17. Wow, both of those places would be awesome. I understand bout the not being able to go part. Mostly I read at home, at Barnes and Noble with a coffee or at a park when the weather is nice. Great picks.

  18. Peter Pan is a cute story.

    I'm a new follower btw and I'd love if you'd follow back.

  19. Those are coming up on my TBR! Can't wait to get to them!

    New follower!

    Nikki @ Books Most Wanted

  20. Hi! I'm a new follower here from Follow Friday and I would love if you'd stop by and check out my blog!

    For the Love of Books

    Your pictures are killing me! I'm stuck in the city with no vacation in sight lol

  21. Hey there, I found your blog via Follow Friday, and I'm your latest follower!

    If you get a moment, head over to Teen Fiction Centre and have a look around!

  22. Tinkerbell is my favorite also! We shared the same answer this week! Found your blog through Follow Friday!

    Have a great weekend,

  23. Ooh, I love tinkerbell! I've seen a few people mention Wicked Lovely, nto one I've heard of so I'll have to go look it up.

  24. Hi, New Follower here! I do like Julie's work. What adventures! Hope you will stop by!<a href="http://fangswandsandfairydust.com”)> Fangs, Wands and Fairy Dust</a>

  25. I love your picks! The Tinkerbell episode of Wizards of Waverly Place was extra hilarious when they did the "clap your hands" part :) and I picked Melissa Marr for my FF post too! New follower! Great looking blog!

  26. Um how about all those places?! Yes please heheh :)

    Lah @ Lazy Girl Reads

  27. Hi!--Old follower, but now following you on twitter, too!!!

    Gorgeous pics!!! :)

    I used to love Tinkerbell as a kid, but then I rewatched the movies a few years ago, and she was kind of mean...So I went with The Little Mermaid!

    Hope you're having a great weekend!


  28. The Iron Fey series and the Wicked Lovely series are awesome :). I personally like the Iron Fey better than WL, but they're both great reads. I LOVE the places you chose for the first question! I hadn't heard of Santorini, but it's now on my radar :D!
    Hope you're having a great weekend!
    -Christina Reads YA

  29. Hopping through. I'd love to go to Santorini too. I'm hoping in the next few years.
    My Hop

  30. Hopping through from the follow friday hop. I am a new follower as countrysunset40 on gfc. Come on over to visit when youu get the chance. Be sure to check out my giveaway while you are there.