jamiebowen0306 (jamiebowen0306) wrote,
jamiebowen0306
jamiebowen0306

Blah, I need a new author to read.

I read a lot, a book a week mostly (biographies typically take me longer). I tend to select authors by genre (horror, crime, thrillers and biographies generally) and then by volume (they can't be that bad if they've written a few books).

The problem is that I've read most of the authors I use as "go to guys" (with the possible exception of Laurel Hamilton, who I'm inclined to think write romances, which aren't my cup of tea anyway (if you disagree I defy anyone to show me a description of guy from about book 3 or 4 on where the guy isn't described in at least slightly sexual terms)), so I've got to find another author to get into. It sort of irks me when that happens, it can be a bit of an effort.
Tags: life
Subscribe

  • An interesting comment from a student

    One of the things I've got to teach at the moment is DNA in my Senior Year class, and I had the students brainstorm what they knew about DNA. It was…

  • Shanghai taxi drivers aren't good either

    I complained a while ago about Ningbo taxi drivers, saying they didn't know their ar** from a hole in the wall when it comes to finding where I live.…

  • I hate.....

    working in the run up to Christmas. I know everyone outside teaching does it, that I'm still getting a day either side off, and that I'll get a good…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments