Friday, May 1, 2015

April poll results

Here are the results of the April poll, which asked the question, "Have you tried to get other people to read the OUTLANDER books, or watch the TV series?"
  • 26.58% - All of the above.
  • 22.13% - I got one or more of my close friends or family members addicted.
  • 20.95% - Many times!
  • 7.04% - Of course! I enjoy being an OUTLANDER ambassador.
  • 5.94% - I've tried, but so far without success.
  • 5.55% - I've been spreading the word about the TV series and trying to get people to watch.
  • 4.77% - I've given copies of OUTLANDER to my friends or coworkers.
  • 2.03% - I've recommended OUTLANDER to strangers in the bookstore or library.
  • 2.03% - No, I haven't tried.
  • 0.78% - I've recommended the books on Facebook, Goodreads, or other online sites.
  • 0.39% - I got my book club to read OUTLANDER.
  • 1.80% - Other
Here are the responses for "Other":
  • Buying book or DVD as gifts.
  • Bookseller since birth of Outlander have sold & addicted thousands!
  • successful on four of these :p
  • I have left the (big!) books at various holiday locations , when I finished them
  • I have been invited to be an 'Outlander,' guest speaker at someone else's bookclub!
  • I have tried to borrow others copies but they would not part with them
  • I got my husband to read it. What fun we have when we discuss the series.
  • Greaaaatest book series
  • all except for book club; don't belong to one
  • Most of the above!
  • My daughter got me involved right after Outlander initially came out...
  • Books only
  • I do my best.
  • Recommended the first four books, not the TV series
  • books yes, but would not subject them to the tv series
  • LOVE LOVE LOVE IT
  • All but book club
  • Most of the above! I think I've "hooked" at least 2 dozen folks!!!
  • I finally convinced my husband to listen to the audiobooks,and we are on book 6!
  • Only people I gotten to read are my kids 1st sitter & her neighbor
  • A few pf the above. Not quite all.
  • I have spread my obsession in person, but not on social media.
  • at least 3 or 4 of the 1st 8 suggestions.
There were 1279 responses to this month's poll. Thanks very much to everyone who participated!

Please take a moment to vote in the May poll, which is all about your favorite villains in the OUTLANDER series. (What do I mean by "favorite"?  That's up to you.  It could be a character you love to hate.  It doesn't mean you have to like them or their actions!)  Thanks!

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