We asking "bookish" people 10 slightly random questions. Because book lovers are fun people and we wanted to find out more about them.
1. Tell us 5 random fact very few people know about you?
2. What's the last book you read?
3. Coffee or Tea?
4. Who is your hero?
5. What are your 5 favorite books and movies?
6. Who's your fictional crush?
7. Favorite Book Cover?
8. Favorite Colour?
9. Summer or Winter romance?
10.Top place to visit on your bucket list?
Navs and Deniz decided that we should really do them ourselves as well, so you all get to know us a little better
Here is the two girls doing their thing over whatsapp.
Den: Ok ready?
Qestion 1. Tell us 5 random facts few people know about you?
Nav: I just replied to your email lol
Den: Whaaaaat. Dude we doing this here
Nav: Wait.... let me copy &paste my answers
Fact 1: I once aspired to be an astronaut but as I grew up, i realized how daunting a task that would be and became an engineer out of nowhere.
Fact 2: I can be very controlling
Fact 3: I get obsessed over everything.. Like seriously every little thing. It's unhealthy
Fact 4: I used to have long conversations with plants when I was a kid
Fact 5: I don't like talking to people face to face. I find it tiring.
Den: Good thing we whatsapping LOL
Nav: I can't have long fact to face converstations. It grows one sided. I only look at the other person and let them do the taking.
Den: Oh you got to meet me face to face! Let's see if I have the same effect!
Den: LOL- I am social if I am n the mood.
Fact 1: As a child I had decided that I wanted to be a witch when I grew up, when I realised that couldn't , so I opted for pirate-- became an engineer instead
Fact 2: both choices were inspired by books!
Nav : How is pirate from a book btw?
Den:Pipi Longstocking! Best BOOK ever! Lol
Fact 3: for some reason people tell me all their secrets
Fact 4: I'm really not linguistic but speak 5 languages, English is not my first language
Fact 5: I am actually shy
Nav: Your first language is..?
Den: Swiss :)
Nav: Ah okay
Den: Ready for question 2?
Den: What's the last book you've read?
Nav: The way of kings by Brandon Sanderson. You?
Den: Uhm- wait gotta check GR lol
Am reading Ungifted by K.Oram atm
Nav: Wasn't it Greed?
Den: Oh yes! Greed by Fischer Amelie
Nav: You and lex were talking about it
Den: How do you know and I don't?!
Nav: Im just awesome like that
Den: Lmao! Yes you the most awesomest ever
Coffee or tea?
Yours is coffee
Den: Yep! How did you know, miss awesomesauce?
Nav: This is the most obvious answer when it comes to you
Den: Guess I am transparent?
Fact nr 6 I do like tea as well lol
Nav: Haha i know you like tea but coffee is your first go to thing
Den: Question 4
Who is your hero?
Nav: My hero would be my mom and dad.
Den:Uhm I dunno!
I am kinda jaded dude
Nav: Lmao. You gotta answer tho
Den: Can't I skip this one?
Ok it's people who do amazing things with whatever they have/been given.
Does that go? Or should I just say Britney Spears?
Nav: What ???
If we're talking about famous personalities, I think i would go with..Ummm...well i respect and appreciate a lot but don't have a hero
Den: See! Lol
In my life it would be O -God that's really cheesy
DH my hero
No it's not
Den: If anyone tells him I'll have to kill them lol
Nav: *shifty eyes*
Nav: You won't really kill your e-daughter. Now would you?
Den: Hmmm I can't promise
We might end up having that one sided face to face convo after all
Buuuut we both know you keep my secret
Ok shall we do Question 5?
What are your 5 favorite books or movies?
Nav: I can't do movies
Not a movie buff and im seriously drawing a blank
And 5 fave books was really hard but:
Froi of the Exiles
Fault in our stars
Golem & the Jinni
I feel like Im forgetting too many. Wbu?
Den: Oh you like fault in our stars?
I keep on meaning to read it but am worried I won't like it?
It does have its flaws but that story still gives me the feels
I don't remember crying like that ever for a book
I cried a lot reading Code name verity too but fault in our stars made me feel like I was dying. It was that good
Den:I don't know if I enjoy tear jerkers...I defo will give it a try. For the reading bingo
Nav: Yep please do
Buy the paperback.
Den: Of FioS? Ok
Nav: Yes. John green has a unique writing style
Den: Am on a budget saving money to go to BEA ... But I'll get my hero O to buy to for me ;);)
Nav: Haha yes
Den: Cool! Movies - you know how much I watch tv or movies - lol So I can think only of "
Dancer in the dark
The breakfast club! There five lol
Den: What? Lots of killing?
Nav: I have only watched Kill bill from your list
Den: Ohhh wait 300!!! I forgot 300!
Nav: Yes 300 was disturbing and epic
Den: Disturbing?! I adored that film
Nav: I love Tangled
Favorite movie of all times
Den: Tangled as in the Disney movie about Rapunzel?
Nav: Yep the Disney movie
I can watch it a million times
Den: Ok now I might divorce you! it ruined my favorite fairytale!
Den: Rapunzel is a completely different story dude!
Nav: I didn't like the fairytale version lol
Den: Whaaaaat? That was my fave book when I was 3 or 4
Had the coooooolest illustrations and I decided I wanted hair to my knees
Nav: I love Eugene Fitzherbert
Den: Btw did I say le grand blue?
Nav: Haven't watched that either
Den: That movie might be older than you! Lol
It's a classic
I like E.Fitzherbert as well. We could put her as our Hollywood hero lol
Nav: Lmao yeah
I think my list of movies would compromise of all Disney movies.
So Im not going to answer.
Shall I list my books?
that's easier and more difficult
Den: Froi of the exiles
Nav: *does happy dance*
Den: The Lost Girl
A movable feast
Dude I have way more than 5!
Shall I just pick from the books I read in the last 2years?
Nav: Yes do that. Otherwise the list will keep growing
Den: Ok forget Cheri and A movable feast then..
Froi of the exiles
The Lost Girl
The Sea of Tranquility
Night Angel series
You can't mention series
Den: Well why not? Lol! Not fair...But they published an omnibus version
Wait I'll check what's it called
Nav: There should b a separate question for favorite series lol
Name one book from that series!
Den: Ok the book is called the Night Angel Trilogy
They published a book with all 3 in one :P
Nav: Lol ok
Den: Question 6?
Den: Who is your fictional crush?
Nav: Currently i don't have any
Den: I can't think of any of their names! Lmao!!!How's that?
Nav: But for the longest period of time I've had one on Adrian from vampire academy. Will from TID and Lucas from Easy
Den: Ooooh I love Lucas from easy! Loooove him
Nav: I don't know! I think Im growing up. Lmao
Den: Lol. Apparently I am not
Nav: Yeah he's a 10 on fictional characters. So name yours
Lucas is a 10!
What's the dude called in the Sea of Tranquility? I love him!
I don't remember
Den: Yeah me too - Wait
Nav: I don't remember the girl's name either
I think it started with N but her actual name was something else
Den: It's Josh!
Nav: Yes Josh
But wait then what was his best friend called?
Den: And her name *checks GR* Nastya
The bestie is Drew!
Ok Josh and Lucas for me
Oh and Greyson from Avery Shaw Experiment.
And Barrons, can't forget Barrons!
And many more
Nav: And many more to come
Den: Exactly lol
Your favorite book cover
Nav: There are too many!
Nav: But I shortlisted Daughter of Smoke and Bones
I love that cover
Lips touch three times is a close second
Den: Oh those are nice
I love The Golem and the Jinni - the version I have anyway. And The Chaos of Stars
Nav: Yeah so many pretty covers everywhere
Den: We should ask Lex that question. It'll be the book she is currently reading
Nav: Haha she would give you a never ending list!
Den: She could just point us to her GR read list hahaha
Nav: Yeah she's our groups cover slot
Nav: Way to go phone.
My phone doesn't wanna be disrespectful lol
Den: You know I am gonna type this all up and post it this Saturday?
Den: Hahahaha actually is there a way to email the convo?
Nav: Omg you're gonna make me scroll through our entire convo!!
No there isn't
Lots of work
Nav: Even if there was, and i knew of it, i wouldn't tell you
Den: Hahaha. Please?
Nav: I really don't know
Den: I just emailed it to myself. Fingers crossed it works lol
Nav: There are options on hangout and outlook chats but don't know about whatsapp
Den: In info
Nav: Oh found it
Lol that was easy
I feel dumb now
Nav: Some engineers we are
Den: We worked it out dude!
Remember we awesome! And you are awesomest!
Nav: why thank you.You're quite awesome yourself
Yes i guess that just makes us lazy?
I was gonna type it out- but if you offering go ahead type it out...
Nav: Yes "us"
Den: Lol "us" you watch and I type?
Nav: You're the procrastinator. You ought to be lazy
Den: I know! But I've been really useless at procrastinating lately!
Nav: Real life getting in the way again?
Den: Yeah RL sucks! Eats up all my reading time and prevents me from procrastinating
Nav: I feel your pain.
We're so easily distracted! Question 8!
Den: Question 9
Summer or winter romance?
Nav: Summer? I really don't have a favorite.You?
Den: Winter. Am a sucker for romance in the snow
Nav: Wooot! We made it!
Den: Nearly there
Top place to visit on your bucket list?
Nav: I wanna say all of Europe but if i had to choose only one, i just realized I'd go for Mansarovar
It's a holy place and like a mountain but i watched the video of a trip to mansarovar as a kid and I've wanted to go since then
Den: Oh nice! I dunno what to say
I want a around a world trip...
Nav: Me too!!
Den: So many places and the list keeps growing!
Nav: Yes! I really wanna go to bora bora islands
And cape town!
Den: Me too! Bora Bora not Cape Town or Switzerland - LOL
Nav: Haha yea
Den: Oh I wanna got to Crete! -that's Greece :) *fist bump*
Nav: If only someone would fund our trip
Den: I know!
*insert side note: IF anyone wants to sponsor a world trip for us, we are very happy to oblige*
Den: I am gonna say NEW YORK
Because that's where I wanna go next
Nav: You're going there this May!
Den: Hopefully - BEA!!!
Nav: Wow so we finished the questionnaire eh?
Den: Yep we done!
It only took us 1,5 hours lol
I was telling everyone it would take them 15min
Den: We hopeless girl! But we done! ;)
So here you go Nav & Den's Q&A
Next week : Kelly Oram
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