Musing Mondays

Here is today's question ------

Do you feel compelled to read prize-winning (Giller/Booker/Pulitzer etc) books? Why, or why not? Is there, perhaps, one particular award that you favour? (question courtesy of MizB)

I don't feel compelled to read award winning books. I will read reviews of them and if they appear interesting I might check them out. I'm not influenced solely by awards ,as I know myself what books I enjoy and usually my choice proves correct.

More book discussions can be found here.


Anonymous said…
And there are times when I just HATE the book that won the award and everyone loves.
Anonymous said…
Same here. My tastes seem to run in the opposite direction of the people who decide these things.
Bluestocking said…
Yeah I trust my choices over some random judge. mine

Oh I started a book discussion forum called Cafe Blue. Hope you can drop by for a visit. Cafe Blue

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