Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Top Ten Bookish People You Want To Meet

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by the ladies at The Broke And The Bookish. This week's topic is the Top Ten Bookish People You Want To Meet. Only ten? TEN?!?!? Okay, let's give this a go!

1. Jennifer Echols. Because I totally heart her and her books. Seriously, I must meet the woman who wrote GOING TOO FAR and SUCH A RUSH. Did you hear she wrote a hot contemporary romance? Add STAR CROSSED to your reading lists! Anywho, Texas. You.

2. Jeri Smith-Ready. The woman created Zach. ZACH! Plus she has awesome taste in music! Let's rock out!

3. Tori from The Book Faery. I totally heart this girl. It's about time we meet and eat and get fat and attempt Zumba while feeling like a stuffed turkey.

4. Alexa from Alexa Loves Books. She's my sista from anotha mista! Seriously, we're even the same shoe size. I mean, COME ON!

5. J.K. Rowling. My dream date (yes, I'm saying date, heh) would be going to Hogwarts in Orlando and drinking butter beer with this lady at The Three Broomsticks. Love her!

6. Tiger, Catie, Sandy, and Andrea. Yes, I grouped them all together. I've known these girls long before blogging and totally heart them. I miss our Skype dates, but hopefully we'll get to meet someday.

7. Elsie Chapman. I love talking to this lady on Twitter. We may or may not be crazy cat women. Everyone should add DUALED to their wish list. Though I haven't read it, just getting to know Elsie makes me want to like whoa.

8. Melina Marchetta. Ever since I picked up SAVING FRANCESCA, I have utterly been in love with Melina's writing. Her books are powerful and beautiful and many other words that end with ful. Please, come to Texas.

9. Megan McCafferty. This lady is brilliant. I interviewed her last year for the URC and loved every answer she gave me. Did you hear she's creating a middle-grade prequel to the Jessica Darling series? I think it starts off with the summer before 7th grade. GLEEEEE!!! Will there be a little Marcus Flutie in there? One can only hope.

10. Courtney Allison Moulton. I have the worst luck when it comes to Courtney. When she's in Texas, I am out of town. What is up with that? Can we PLEASE make this happen? PLEASE?!

11. Courtney Summers. I'm sorry, I can't narrow this down to ten. I have to have Courtney Summers on my list. She's simply amazing. Her books, her photography, all of it makes her the awesome person she is and many of the reasons I'd like to meet her some day.


  1. I want to meet you too darling! But how? How will we ever meet? -sniffles- I think it's time for another Skype date, we should all be able to gather online at least once a month right? And if not all at least most of us :(.

    Also madam I have yet to see you become a member of Rath 2.0 aka Faerytales and Nightmares what are you waiting for? Chop chop missy.


  2. I'm meeting Jerri Smith-Ready! She's going to be at the Baltimore Book Festival the end of the month and I'm going!

  3. HANNAH! I forgot to add you to my list! OH NOES!!!! I totally suck. You're #12, hahaha. Miss you!

  4. You know that I would be DOWN to meet in person! I swear, it's like we're twins and we just didn't know the other existed. I cannot wait until the day comes when we can meet up, go shopping and go for some cupcakes!

  5. I have complete confidence that you will meet everyone on this list.

    Please include me in that "eat and get fat" thing with Tori. You guys can go rumba on your own though lol


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