The Bookish Type

Book Reviews

And so it begins… February 24, 2010

Filed under: Uncategorized — Casey (The Bookish Type) @ 12:49 am

Thanks for visiting my blog! I thought I’d start by telling you a little bit about myself and this blog.

My name is Casey and I am the bookish type. People I know say that I have a different book every time they see me. I don’t really remember how this love affair with reading started, but it’s been a part of my personality for as long as I can remember. There are so many amazing books in the world, it sometimes makes me sad that I’ll never get to read them all. I also aspire to a career in publishing and was told that reviewing books would be good experience, plus it’s fun to share my joy with fellow bookworms. I hope you enjoy! Feel free to leave suggestions for books you think I should read and review!

A few of my favorite books include (but are by no means limited to):

All of Jane Austen’s novels (Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility, Emma, Mansfield Park, Persuasion, Northanger Abbey)

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

The Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling

The Twilight Saga by Stephenie Meyer

The Host by Stephenie Meyer

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

The Mediator Series by Meg Cabot

A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf

The Princess Bride by S. Morgenstern

The Percy Jackson & the Olympians Series by Rick Riordan

All of Sarah Dessen’s books (especially This Lullaby, Just Listen, The Truth About Forever, Lock and Key, and Along for the Ride)

The Uglies Series by Scott Westerfeld

The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” by William Shakespeare

“Much Ado About Nothing” by William Shakespeare

The Anne of Green Gables Series by L.M. Montgomery

and the list goes on…

I also have a Twitter account for this blog, as well as an email address: thebookishtype@yahoo.com

Feel free to get in touch! I love talking with fellow bookaholics. Keep an eye out for the first review – it will be announced via Twitter and should be up soon!

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8 Responses to “And so it begins…”

  1. MsBookSniper Says:

    Oooo, at least 3 of your favorites are my favorites too! And I love just about all of the rest–!

  2. julie howard Says:

    We have several of the same favorites!

    Love the title for the blog!

  3. Christina Says:

    We have a lot of the same favorite books! I like how you showcase the upcoming book that you will be reviewing. That’s a great idea. Thanks for commenting on my blog….I appreciate it! Happy Reading!

  4. J. Dove Says:

    Hi:

    Read the ’19 Minutes’ review.. Now I want to read the book 🙂

    Cheers!


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