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Thursday, February 7, 2013

Liebster Award

The lovely Novel @ .0001 nominated this humble blog for the Liebster Award. This award is given to up and coming bloggers who have less than 200 followers. Thanks, Novel! That's sweet of you. :)

The rules of the Liebster Award are as follows :

1. Thank your Liebster Blog Award presenter on your blog and link back to the blogger who presented this award to you.

2. Answer the 11 questions from the nominator, list 11 random facts about yourself and create 11 questions for your nominees.

3. Present the Liebster Blog Award to 11 blogs of 200 followers or less who you feel deserve to be noticed and leave a comment on their blog letting them know they have been chosen. (No tag backs)

4. Copy and Paste the blog award on your blog.


1. What are you currently reading?
* I'm reading Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by JK Rowling

2. Name your 3 all time favorite books.
* I have a lot so I'll just 3 OF them: Sing Me To Sleep by Angela Morrison, Angels and Demons by Dan Brown and The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

3. What is your favorite genre?
* Young Adult

4. Who is your favorite author?
* Rick Riordan

5. Do you read tearjerkers? Do you love it or hate it?
* I'm such a sucker to tearjerkers. I love them! There's joy in feeling your heart break. LOL

6. What is your favorite movie? Why?
* Probably Armageddon. That movie makes me cry every time I watch it. (Yes, I've already seen it more than once.)

7. 3 things you hate in a book.
* Crappy dialogue, whiny and pathetic characters and boring plot

8. Name one male and one female fictional character that you love.
* Luna Lovegood (Harry Potter) and Nico di Angelo (Percy Jackson and the Olympians)

9. Have you read Fifty Shades? Did you like it?
* I haven't read it yet but I'm so curious about it. It's on my TBR pile.

10. Name one book to movie adaptation that you enjoyed.
* The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks

11. What is you reading goal for 2013?
* I'm planning to take it easy so I'm aiming for 50 books this year. Of course it can still go up but no more than 100, I think.


1. Booklok Coffee

2. The Writing Rabbit 

3. The Bookaddict Diaries

4. We Loved Here

5. Many Books, Many Lives

6. It's All About The Books 

7. The Broken Shelf

8. Up All Night Reviews 

9. Reviews ala Tiffany 

10. Artitled 

11. Reviews and Rants


1. I want to be a teacher.
2. I wrote my first story when I was 10. Unfortunately, I lost the only copy of it.
3. I hate cockroaches.
4. Magnus Bane is my favorite character in The Mortal Instruments.
5. I read the book first before I watch its film adaptation.
6. One of the talents I wish I have is drawing.
7. I don't know how to swim. Seriously.
8. I have more guy friends than girl friends.
9. I wear glasses because my eyesight is so awful I think I'm going blind. LOL
10. I tried learning to play the guitar before but got frustrated with my lack of musical talent I stopped.
11. I'm easily attracted to musicians.


1. How long have you been blogging?
2. Coffee or tea?
3. What's your typical outfit?
4. What do you think about the whole print books vs. e-books debate?
5. What's your best high school memory?
6. Who's your favorite Hollywood actor/actress?
7. List three places in the world that you'd like to visit.
8. Do you have a pet? What animal is it?
9. If you can change one thing about your physical appearance, what would that be and why?
10. Have you seen/read the Twilight series? Did you like it or not?
11. Do you think my questions are boring and nonsense? It's okay, be honest. :)

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Julie @ Books and Insomnia

Julie is a Filipina blogger who pretends she has insomnia so she can stay up late reading. When she's not buried in books, she can be found watching anime, drinking chocolate-flavored instant coffee, lurking on the internet, daydreaming and talking about herself in third person. She loves purple and anything sweet!


  1. Hey Julie, much appreciate your award.
    I accept it. thank you. Actually I already got 4 and already put on display... But I'll flont this as well in my post.
    It's good to know 11 random facts about to.
    Ankita Booklok Coffee

  2. @Ankita Singhal

    Wow. You've already got FOUR? That's amazing! ^_^ You rock, girl!


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