Tuesday, June 28, 2011

This or That with YA Author Eileen Cook [Teen Book Scene Blog Tour]

Today I have the pleasure of welcoming Eileen Cook to my blog!  Eileen's two most recent teen novels include The Education of Hailey Kendrick  and Getting Revenge on Lauren Wood.  I want to thank Eileen for stopping by and sharing her preferences with us today!




Getting Revenge on Lauren Wood         The Education of Hailey Kendrick


This or That With Eileen Cook

1.       Dogs or Cats
While I like both cats and dogs, my two dogs would never forgive me for choosing the neighborhood cat over them.
2.       Outdoors or Indoors
Reading and watching movies are my favorite things to do, so indoors is where you are most likely to find me. I do love walking on the beach and the dogs love rolling in stinky dead things they find on the sand, so everyone is happy.
3.       Traveling or Visiting Relatives
I love to travel. If my relatives would live in great places like London or New York then it would be to visit them, alas they don't.
4.       Plane, Train, or Automobile
Plane first class, tragically this almost never happens. Most times you’ll find me driving my bright orange Volkswagen Bug around.
5.       Coffee or Tea
Tea! I am possibly the only person on the West Coast who doesn’t like coffee. Not even coffee flavored ice cream.
6.       Milk Chocolate, Dark Chocolate, White Chocolate, or I Don't Like Chocolate
I don’t understanding this concept you call “I don’t like chocolate.”  Who doesn’t like chocolate?  Dark chocolate is my favorite.
7.       Health Food or Junk Food
I like healthy food, but can’t say no to the junk food.  When choosing between broccoli or pizza, the choice seems easy.
8.       Books or Movies
Ooooh hard question, this totally depends on what kind of mood I’m in. If I have to choose, I would go with books.
9.       Public Library or Book Store
Gah! Another hard question. I grew up going to the library every week and love it, but I buy more than my fair share of books.
10.   First Person Narration or Third Person Narration
Depends on the story. I tend to write more first person, I like the idea of being in someone’s head.
11.   To Read: Fiction or Nonfiction
I read both, but typically read more fiction than non-fiction.
12.   Morning Person or Night Owl
At last an easy question!  Total night owl. I would make a lousy farmer, mornings are not my most productive time.
13.   Books that are light and funny or books that have a more serious outlook
Depends on my mood, but I love books that make me laugh.
14.   Do you prefer to read Young Adult Novels or Adult Novels
Again it depends on my mood, but when I look at my current stack of books the majority of them are YA. So many good books, too little time.
15.   Finally, you are walking in a dark ally and discover you aren't alone.  Which type of paranormal would you prefer to meet in that ally? Vampires or Werewolves or Zombies
I’m going to go with zombies because generally speaking they move pretty slow. I’d have a decent chance of out running them, whereas the vampire and werewolf are almost certainly going to catch me.

Thank you so much Eileen for joining me today! I think I would have picked the zombie too!

Don't forget to check out The Education of Hailey Kendrick and Getting Revenge on Lauren Wood

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  1. Lot's of fun, You should really visit those places even if you had no family there.

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