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Q: Have you ever convinced someone to read a book, a series,
or a whole genre? What book(s) and who was it? Did they like it?
A: I gave my friend Jen, who was actually one of my University professors,
a copy of Stardust by Neil Gaiman. She adored it and has read several more
of his books to date! I also suggested The Hunger Games to my
favorite local Sonic car hop and she thanked me for weeks after reading it.
Of course, I've suggested books that people didn't like...
Especially when I went through my Chuck Palahniuk "phase".
He wrote Fight Club.
I broke the first rule.
I talked about Fight Club.
Let's just say he is an acquired taste.
What about you?
Best/worst experiences with book recommendations?