Which five bookish people (or animals, I’m not picky) would be around your perfect literary dinner table?
First easy picks would be Merry and Pipping, both so amiable, enjoy a good meal, and full of stories to tell at the table. Jo March would pour the tea and exchange kids' hijinks with Molly Weasley while she knitted. Sara Crewe would listen with big eyes and then top any tale.
I won't reach the 24 hour mark, but I'm still reading