Shatter Me

“I spent my life folded between the pages of books.
In the absence of human relationships I formed bonds with paper characters. I lived love and loss through stories threaded in history; I experienced adolescence by association. My world is one interwoven web of words, stringing limb to limb, bone to sinew, thoughts and images all together. I am a being comprised of letters, a character created by sentences, a figment of imagination formed through fiction.”

Top 5 Wednesday: Books you’re thankful for

We’ve all read those “unforgettable” stories where we know will never forget it no matter how many years have passed since we first read it. Or the stories that no matter how many times you’ve reread them, they still impact you just as strongly as the first time you read it. In honor of those stories and characters, what are five books you’re thankful for? These could be stories that made you cry, made you laugh, made you think, or maybe all three (and more)!