Thanks again to Soumya for this nomination. Standard rules but I will nominate some people for this, they just might accept, it’s a nice one to get
1) Who is/are your favorite author(s)?
Carl Sagan, Richard Dawkins, Thomas Hardy, P.G. Wodehouse, Sadat Hasan Manto, Isaac Asimov, Humphrey Hawksley, Arthur Conan Doyle, the rest are poets
2) Book adaptations to movies or tv series?
3) A hyped series that you just couldn’t get yourself to love?
Many. Twilight, Shiva, shades of Grey
4) A book or series that you regret not reading?
There’s time yet
5) A character you wish was real?
Hobbes and Holmes
6) Ebooks or real books?
Real books. It’s almost a sensuous experience holding one in your hand.
7) A book/series you regret reading?
The science of god, Ms Thapar’s Ancient India
8) A classic you love?
Jude the Obscure. Tess o’ the D’urbervilles
9) An all time favorite?
Too many to name
10) A book everyone should read?
Again, too many. Shadows of Our Ancestors, The God Delusion, The Selfish Gene, Jude, Tess, The Mysterious Island, What If?, Democracy Kills, Genome, Indian Summer, Thanda Gosht (short story), Endless Forms Most Beautiful….I’ll never stop, so I will.
Nominations. I won’t spam your blog asking you that you’ve been selected like some online version of Reader’s Digest sweepstakes, but since most of you do visit my blog regularly, I hope you will read this and I’d like to know your answers to these questions.
3. Priyanka (sorrrryyyyy!)