I usually pick what interests me.
Someone might mention something to me and I'll do a little bit of research on it, just to see if it's something I'm actually interested in.
i usually choose what interests me. i have a few books that were recommended to me by my ex and although they were good i am not sure if its my true pick of good reading material.
Both. As a fall back choice I always keep a Harlequin for when I'm in between other books.
Sometimes one and sometimes the other.
I read reviews