Today’s Booking Through Thursday is… a little backward. Read on:
“I was wanting to try a certain author and wished I knew someone who had read her works so I could get a recommendation when it occurred to me that having a “YOU ask the question” Booking Through Thursday might be fun. Each participant could ask a question they’ve wanted to discuss with other readers. Perhaps, like me, you’d like a recommendation of a certain author’s best work, or perhaps you LOVE a certain genre or series but no one else you know does and you’d just like to discuss it with someone. Or perhaps you want to try a new genre and would like recommendations from seasoned readers.”
So. What I want from you guys is a reason or two or twelve to stop being prejudiced against books, because I hear it’s easier being a librarian if you don’t mock your patrons for their book choices. Here is my list of things I don’t get and have so far tried not to get, but maybe you can convince me to want to try to get them:
If you can launch a spirited defense (or just a regular defense) of any of these genres, please do so!