Laura L.

Laura L

When I’m not at the library I am either writing melodramatic poetry or watching the Great British Baking Show, despite not being able to bake.

The Last thing I read: The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman

My Top 6.5 favorite books (trying to keep it to 5 nearly gave me an existential crisis)

  • Cat’s Eye by Margret Atwood
  • The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  • Bright Dead Things by Ada Limon
  • The Percy Jackson and the Olympians series by Rick Riordan
  • Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion
  • The Time Machine and War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells (they’re by the same author so they count as one)
  • The Yellow Wallpaper (short story) by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Favorite Genres and Subgenres:

  • Young Adult Fiction: Dystopian, Fantasy romance
  • Horror: Zombies, Paranormal, Apocalyptic
  • Science Fiction: Galactic empire, Generation ship, Space exploration, Time travel
  • Literary Fiction: Japanese translations, Coming of age stories, Experimental
  • Poetry:  Autobiographical, Satire
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