Middle-Grade Fiction: I generally don't read this genre, but if you've got something along the lines of Percy Jackson, Septimus Heap, Spiderwick Chronicles, or Redwall, you've got my attention.
YA and Adult Fiction: Fantasy / Paranormal / Sci-Fi / Humor / Romance (non-erotic) in any of my listed genres.
Nonfiction: Lore, mythology, ancient cultures, witchy stuff, books on writing. If it talks about fictitious stuff and/or I can use it as a writing reference, I'm in.
Middle-Grade Fiction: While it is not my favorite genre, it is what made me fall in love with reading. I really loved the Harry Potter and Percy Jackson stories, and I have a few other books in this genre on my TBR. If it involves epic quests, magic powers, mythological creatures or monsters, I'm always down for an easy read from this genre.
YA and Adult Fiction: Fantasy is my all-time favorite genre, but I also enjoy Sci-Fi and Paranormal. From time to time, I will sit down with a John Greene or Nicholas Sparks novel (hey, I'm a woman!) for a quick, romantic read. As long as there is a compelling story, I'll at least give it a shot.
Nonfiction: While this used to be a genre I avoided, I have developed a love for it in the past year or so. At the moment, I am loving reading about other cultures, especially their mythology, folklore, and spiritual beliefs and customs. As with most of my other genres, if it includes anything otherworldly, I'm all about it. I love reading about witches and the craft, tarot and divination, plants, pirates, psychology, and philosophy.
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