Archives for 2011

Review: The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart

Review: The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart

 Frankie Landau-Banks at age 14: Debate Club. Her father’s “bunny rabbit.” A mildly geeky girl attending a highly competitive boarding school. Frankie Landau-Banks at age 15: A knockout figure. A sharp tongue. A chip on her shoulder. And a gorgeous new senior boyfriend: the supremely goofy, word-obsessed Matthew Livingston. Frankie Landau-Banks. No longer the kind […]

Teaser Tuesday (24)

Teaser Tuesday (24)

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. My teaser this week comes from Faefeverby Karen M. Moning. As I mentioned previously Jenn @ The Bawdy Book Blog has finally gotten her wish for me to read the Fever series, and I’m into the 3rd book now! Bex @ […]

In My Mailbox (23) Birthday Edition!

In My Mailbox (23) Birthday Edition!

Hosted by The Story Siren Let me begin by admitting my picture taking skills are like the lowest of the low LOL Birthday Presents! Wow, see I told you I was bad at pictures! Anyways, I got Supernaturally from my aunt! She rocks! It was off my wish list 😀 Can’t wait to read it […]

Review: Darkfever by Karen Marie Moning

Review: Darkfever by Karen Marie Moning

Mac is your typical Southern Bell living in Georgia. She’s spending the summer lounging by her pool tanning herself and listening to her iPod. Her parents are on a cruise for a few weeks so she’s enjoying the house to herself and her big sister Alina is studying abroad in Dublin, Ireland. Within the space […]

Teaser Tuesday (23)

Teaser Tuesday (23)

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. My teaser this week comes from Darkfeverby Karen M. Moning. Jenn @ The Bawdy Book Blog has been begging me to read the Fever series for almost a year now, and I finally caved in! Really enjoying it so far, probably […]

Review: Mule: A Novel of Moving Weight by Tony D’Souza

Review: Mule: A Novel of Moving Weight by Tony D’Souza

James and Kate are golden children of the late twentieth century, flush with opportunity. But an economic downturn and an unexpected pregnancy send them searching for a way to make do. A winter in the mountains of California’s Siskiyou County introduces a tempting opportunity. A friend grows prime-grade marijuana; if James transports just one load […]

In My Mailbox (22)

In My Mailbox (22)

Hosted by The Story Siren For Review: One enchanting romance. Two lovers keeping secrets. And a uniquely crafted book that binds their stories forever. When Evelyn Morgan walked into the village bookstore, she didn’t know she would meet the love of her life. When Brendan Thorne handed her a medieval romance, he didn’t know it […]

Follow Friday (19)

Follow Friday (19)

This is a weeky meme hosted by the ever awesome Parajunkee and Alison.For details on how this meme works, be sure to click on the image above.  This weeks question: Q. When you’ve read a book, what do you do with it? (Keep it, give it away, donate it, sell it, swap it..?) It depends […]

Guest Post: The Importance of Music & How it Inspired In Leah’s Wake

Announcing the In Leah’s Wake Social Media Whirlwind Tour! As part of this special promotional extravaganza sponsored by Novel Publicity, the price of the In Leah’s Wake eBook edition has dropped to just 99 cents this week. What’s more, by purchasing this fantastic book at an incredibly low price, you can enter to win many […]

Teaser Tuesday (22)

Teaser Tuesday (22)

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. My teaser this week comes from Hex Hallby Rachel Hawkins, I bought this one close to the beginning of my blogging life, and then never got the chance to read it. I love me some boarding school books and witches! I’m […]

Where You Write: Coral Russell

Where You Write: Coral Russell

Where You Write Featuring Coral Russell Today I’m glad to welcome Coral Russell to the blog, author of Amador Lockdown! I don’t know about other writers/authors, but I’m a scrawler, so I can and do write anywhere. My usual spot is in an overstuffed chair in either the coolest or warmest part of the house. […]

TGIF: Books to Movies – Best & Worse

TGIF: Books to Movies – Best & Worse

TGIF is hosted by GReads! Book to Movies: Which book turn movie do you feel did the best adaptation? What about the worst? It seems like every book is being made into a movie right now so there is a lot to choose from for this question! I’m really behind on my movies though, so […]

Review & Giveaway: Agatha Christie An Autobiography

Review & Giveaway: Agatha Christie An Autobiography

It’s hard to be a book lover and not know about Agatha Christie in some way – whether you’ve read her books or not. I mean she’s the Queen of mystery. She was honored by the Queen of England probably one of the highest honors a writer can get –especially a British author. As a […]

Teaser Tuesday (21)

Teaser Tuesday (21)

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. My teaser this week comes from Paranormalcy by Kiersten White which I’ve heard so many great things about and I’m excited to finally dig in! Vlad was pretty useless though. I guess I can’t blame him for feeling bitter. Going from […]

In My Mailbox (21)

In My Mailbox (21)

Hosted by The Story Siren I had a super nice week! Now, I have to say I DID originally take pictures.. but my pictures suck SO bad, so I’ll only show the one that turned out relatively decent. haha November 9, 2001: Christian fundamentalists hijack four jetliners. They fly two into the Tigris & Euphrates […]