Sunday, March 7, 2010

Quote of the Week!

Here's another quote by C.S. Lewis that's an anthem to all of us grown-up YA lovers :)
Have a great week, everybody!! Happy reading.

8 shout-outs!:

Amber Skye said...

What a great quote! And I completely agree with it :)

Lesa said...

Perfect-- and so true!! My twist: Adults who only enjoy adult stories do not interest me in the slightest! ;D

Not really-- some are interesting but more than a few are a bit dull!

Book snobs irk me-- My sis in law irks me when she says condescendingly: 'OOh, That's a kid book'.. or movie. She limits herself to adult mysteries only. ARGH!!

ok... mini-rant over.


Melissa (i swim for oceans) said...

Oh I love it...that's so very, very true! :)

Sarah said...

Awesome quote. True story. Some of my fav novels are YA!

Jillian said...

I love this quote! So perfect and true. A good children's book is one that any reader will enjoy. It's also one that stays with you for years and years..

And I agree with Lesa. It annoys me so much when people talk down on children's, YA, and fantasy books. I would understand if their reasoning is because they just don't like that type of genre, but if their reason is just because "OOh, That's a kid book.." well, that's the only time they'll see me roll my eyes at them. Haha.

Unknown said...

true enough. but c.s. lewis bends toward the creepy a bit. or eerie. not sure the right word.

not too serious i hope

Amelia said...

what! how so?

Tales of Whimsy said...


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