The Feelings Book Tag

Ugh. It’s a cold, rainy, very subpar day, but what can make me feel better faster than… a book tag? Thank you to A Bookworm’s Paradise for nominating me for the Feelings Book Tag!

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Ugh. It’s a cold, rainy, very subpar day, but what can make me feel better faster than… a book tag? Thank you to A Bookworm’s Paradise for nominating me for the Feelings Book Tag!

The Rules-

  • Thank the blogger who nominated you and give a link to the blog.
  • Answer the 5 feelings given to you.
  • Write the reason in 5 to 6 lines of why does that particular book come under that feeling.
  • Nominate between 5-12 other bloggers.
  • Give your nominees 5 feelings too.
  • Notify your nominees once you’ve uploaded your post.

Here we go….

A book that blew your mind-

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie so completely blew my mind that I was texting my friends at 2 AM after finishing it in a state of total shock. The plot twist in this one is nothing short of brilliant, and it’s peak Poirot energy.

A book which gave you nightmares-

I don’t actually get nightmares from books that often but one time in middle school I had a nightmare that I was dying from the *fictional* plague in Cinder by Marissa Meyer. (This is not surprising because I have a healthy fear of creepy, terminal illnesses and I’m also one of those people who likes to go on Google and convince myself I am dying pretty much every day… not a good combo)

A book that made you think and reflect? (on existence, deeper meaning of life etc)-

I recently read Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson, and like most books on astrophysics, it made me have mini existential crisis #12903109123 of my life. I loved reading this book and devoured it in less than a day (it really is digestible for people in a hurry)

A book you rolled your eyes at-

I still liked this series, but I definitely rolled my eyes at the end of Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson when I realized the mystery was going to be dragged out for two more books! I definitely prefer standalone mysteries that wrap up in one book, but at least we got to spend lots of time with Stevie and friends.

A book that has been etched into your memory-

On a more serious note, I read Night by Elie Wiesel for school in freshman year and it disturbed me so deeply that I thought about it every day for months afterward. It is a Holocaust memoir and pretty much shattered whatever remained of my childhood innocence. I really think everyone should read this book.

My Prompts-

  1. A book that made you laugh
  2. A book that made you cry
  3. A book that made you sleep with the lights on
  4. A book that changed the way you think/feel about something
  5. A book with a character you wanted to be friends with

My Nominees-

Aarushi Reads

Pages of Starlight

A Book Owl’s Corner

Pretty Little Scribbles

Ivy’s Nook

… and anyone else who wants to do it!

Thanks for stopping by my blog today! Have you read any of these books?

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Classical music piece of the day: Bach- Violin Concerto in A Minor

13 comments on “The Feelings Book Tag”

  1. Now I know why I stay well clear of googling illness 😂 I’m also good at worrying I’ve got pretty much everything, so reading up even more symptoms on the internet would probably cause me to have a panic attack…
    And yes, I also didn’t like that Truly Devious spread out the mystery over several books – I wanted at least some kind of resolution after the first one! Roger Ackroyd definitely did that better 😊
    Thanks so much for the tag, too! I know it’ll be a lot of fun once I eventually get around to it!

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    1. Thanks! And yes I am the same way and Google always just makes it worse because cancer pops up as the cause of every single symptom lol
      And yes Truly Devious was really dragged out, but a sequel came out that apparently is just a standalone so I’m excited to read that one

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