Hi! I’m a flight attendant who travels all around the world but somehow always ends up at a bookstore. I’ve been an avid reader since I was a kid and lately I’ve been really enjoying blending my love of travel and reading on my Instagram account. I’m 28 and I have a husband and two cats. I never wanted cats but 9 years ago I ended up with Zeke and somehow I’ve turned into a crazy cat lady! So my page is a reflection of my three loves: books, travel, and cats.
Which was the first book you really loved? Harry Potter
What/Who got you into reading? I don’t think there was a specific person, I just always remember having a book in my hand. When I would get in trouble as a kid/teenager, my mom would ground me by taking my books away. That was the worst punishment I could imagine!
What’s your favorite genre? Why? Multi generational family sagas
Why do you love reading? I love reading because it can be anything you need in the moment you need it. It can be an escape, it can be a way to learn, it can open your eyes to different cultures and experience, and it can be a form of self care.
A book everyone should read: The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
The last book you read that you loved: Home Fire by Kamila Shamsie
The last book you read that you didn’t like: Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
The book that didn’t live up to the hype: The Girls by Emma Cline
A classic everyone loves and you hate: All classics LOL
A popular book you just hate: The Portrait of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
The author you have read the most books from: Jesmyn Ward
Your five favorite books:
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward
A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
Slouching Towards Bethlehem by Joan Didion
The Enchanted by Rene Denfeld