I saw this list on the RoofBeamReader’s website and loved it. So, I used the questions and added my own answers.
A book you’ve read more than once: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen. I have lost count. I love the book.
A book you would take on a desert island: Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
A book that made you cry: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak and A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini, The Diary of Anne Frank
A book that scared you: Where are the children? and Before I say Goodbye by Mary Higgins Clark
A book that made you laugh out loud: The Great Indian Novel by Shashi Tharoor. It was hilarious.
A book that disgusted you: Some Jackie Collins book. I tried to read 2 of her books. Terrible.
A book you loved in preschool: Did not read then. I did not know Hindi or English then.
A book you loved in elementary school: Loads of comics from Amar Chitra Katha, Chandamama, Tinkle, Phantom
A book you loved in middle school: Nancy Drew and Enid Blyton books
A book you loved in high school: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen and Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs
A book you hated in high school: Don’t remember if I hated any of the books then. They were so scarcely available.
A book you loved in college: Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
A book that challenged your identity: A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini. I felt terrible for the women in the story.
A series that you love: Century Trilogy by Ken Follett
Your favorite horror book: I don’t read horror books and do not intend to.
Your favorite science fiction book: The Third Twin by Ken Follett
Your favorite fantasy book: Who else but Mr. Harry Potter. I liked Lord of the Rings too but did not complete the book.
Your favorite mystery: Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier. I still think about it
Your favorite biography: I have not read many biographies. I read just one – The Red Sari based on Sonia Gandhi and I liked it. I should read more in this genre.
Your favorite classic: Pride and Prejudice
Your favorite romance book: The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough. Can I say Pride and Prejudice again?
Your favorite book not on this list: Mythologies not in the list. So adding that I loved ‘The Immortals of Meluha’ by Amish Tripathi
Your favorite translated book : One Part Woman by Perumal Murugan
What book are you currently reading: A Place of No Importance by Veena Muthuraman
What book have you been meaning to read: To Kill a Mocking Bird by Harper Lee (I know everyone has read it, except me)
Have you read these books? Any recommendations? Tell me your favourites.