Monday, September 17, 2012

Alex J. Cavanaugh's Genre Favorites Blogfest



Genre Favorites Blogfest, September 17, 2012
One blogfest, four favorites!
List your favorite genre of:
Movie
Music
Books
And a guilty pleasure genre from any of the three categories!

I thought I'd try an light hearted and fun blogfest being hosted by Ninja Captain Alex this time around. I hope you enjoy learning a little more about me. You can visit Alex J. Cavanaugh's blog here.

My favorite genre of movie: Fantasy, of course! I especially love all of THE NEVERENDING STORY movies. 

My favorite genre of Music: Modern Country! What?!! I grew up in Oklahoma. Give me some Reba, Travis Tritt, or Carrie Underwood any day and I'll belt it out at the top of my lungs. *grin*

My favorite genre of Books: Fantasy! Brandon Sanderson's MISTBORN Trilogy being my ab-so-lute favorite!

My guilty pleasure genre for books: Paranormal Romance...I love the Anita Blake Series by Laurell K. Hamilton or REJAR by Dara Joy. One word: Wowser! (Hey, I didn't say a word you can find in Webster's book. This one is straight from Sabrina's book of words.)

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23 comments:

Morgan said...

I LOVE the Anita Blake series!!!!!! *sigh* ;) Nice choice!

Sherry Ellis said...

I almost forgot about Neverending Story. That was a great film!

Elise Fallson said...

The Neverending Story! Man I forgot about that one. Reminds me of the movie the Dark Crystal which came out around the same time (early 80's?). Loved both of those movies!

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

Fantasy movies are books are favorites of mine as well.
Thanks for participating in my blogfest!

Jeremy [HWR Curator] said...

great film Die unendliche Geschichte... met Atreyu last summer... cool man/boy. great list...

Jeremy [Retro-Zombie]
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Emily R. King said...

I like paranormal romance, too. :) I even write it.

I'm a new follower!

Gwen Gardner said...

Love your fav movies and music, but I'm not familiar with the books. I will definitely have to look up the Anita Blake series. Thanks for sharing:)

Melanie Schulz said...

Love, Love, Love The Neverending Story.

Lexa Cain said...

You have such an interesting and varied choice of favorites, especially country music. I loved reading about them - great blog hop! :-)

Elisabeth Kauffman said...

Ahhhh! The Neverending Story! <3 love

I think paranormal romance is slowly becoming my new guilty pleasure. I didn't really have any experience in the genre until my last internship... but now... Sara Humphreys and Terry Spear... shape shifters and Highland werewolves! Rawr!

Elisabeth Kauffman said...

Oh, and Noah Hathaway (Bastian) used to work in the same office as me when I lived in LA. Crazy, huh?

Johanna Garth said...

I love snuggling up with my kids to watch The Neverending Story.

Gina Gao said...

I really enjoy fantasy a lot as a genre.

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Shannon Lawrence said...

I used to love Hamilton's series, and I still get them from the library occasionally, but I lost interest partway through. I do want to go through and read the first half again. Love Never Ending Story!!! I thought about naming my son Sebastian and calling him Bastian for short, but we went another route.

Shannon at The Warrior Muse

Allison said...

The Neverending Story is a fantastic movie! I've been wanting to read the book.

Allison (Geek Banter)

Jeremy Bates said...

After reading yur choices, I'll have to say we have absolutely nothing in common save that we are writers. lol But it's all good, because that's what makes the proverbial world go 'round.

I'm going to check out the blogfest you mentiooned on Oct. 29. Cheers!

Tara Tyler said...

love fantasy =) fun and light this has been as we see what everybody likes!

michelle said...

I've noticed that Fantasy is a very popular genre. The one musical genre that is able to relay a good story, from beginning to end, is Country Music.

Sabrina A. Fish said...

Thanks, Emily!

Sabrina A. Fish said...

How cool is that! My heart might have melted just a little bit when I watched him as an 11 year old just starting to notice boys. He was such a cutie in that movie.

Sabrina A. Fish said...

I made it a little farther and have read the first half of the series several times. I switched to her Meredith Gentry series and feel like it returned to the quality of the first half of the Anita series.

Sabrina A. Fish said...

LOL, thank goodness for diversity, no?! I am glad you stopped by. I'll look for you on the 29th when you share your monster!

Sabrina A. Fish said...

I couldn't agree more, Michelle!