Check out Author Grace Mattioli’s favorite books!
Q. Who is your favorite heroine from fiction? Why?
A. Alice from Alice in Wonderland because she was curious, strong and rebellious.
Q. Who is your favorite hero from fiction? Why?
A. Huck Finn because he was free.
Q. If you could have dinner with any three authors, dead or alive, whom would you dine with? (Note: You could have dinner with all three together, or each one individually).
A. Flannery O’Connor, Lewis Carroll, Douglas Adams
Q. Do you have a current or “forever” favorite book?
A. Alice in Wonderland
Q. Which fictional character would you want to befriend?
A. Author Dent
Q. What character from fiction do you love to hate?
A. Homer Simpson from Day of the Locust
Q. Tell us about the books in your life that have fed your soul, brought you solace, pleasure, or joy, or eased your mind.
A. Wise Blood, The Dead by James Joyce, Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, Fahrenheit 451, On the Road, Day of the Locust, Bottle Factory Outing, The Hobbit, The Wizard of Earthsea, Slaughterhouse Five, Crying of Lot 49, Civilwarlands in Bad Decline, A Good Man is Hard to Find, A Long Way Down, Fup by Jim Dodge, The Sound and the Fury
Q. If you could exist in any story world, which would you choose, and why?
A. On the Road because it would be a fun adventure.
Q. If not yourself, which fictional character would you be?
A. The Hobbit because I’m a pacifist and a homebody at heart.