Blog Hop – Do you read only one book at a time, or do you have several going at once?
Answer: Multiple books at one time, however, reflecting on this question may have highlighted a slight problem. A recent day in the reading life of one of the Two Bibliomaniacs can be found below:
The Pickwick Papers– MP3 while getting ready for work in the morning. Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell– Book on CD while driving to and from work. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz– Nightly bedtime story read with 5 year old son. The Hole in Our Gospel– Night time spiritual growth read. Titan Groan– Night time fiction read.
On paper 5 books could almost seem like too many. In practice the key word is almost...
Follow Friday – How did you come up with your blog name?
Answer:Our blog name was decided during a late night internet search of book terms. Our hope was to incorporate the term Bibliophile (love of books) into our name; however most variants were already taken. This led us down a dark path of book obsession terms. In the end we decided against Bibliophagy (book-eating) and Bibliotaphy (book-burying). At the very least Two Bibliomaniacs confronts our slight (yet very healthy) book collecting obsession.