Archives for January 2012

In My Mailbox (27) Swedish Special Edition

In My Mailbox (27) Swedish Special Edition

Hosted by The Story Siren  Your’re probably wondering on the title of my IMM. All will be revealed shortly, just keep reading     😀 For Review: What It Was – George Pelecanos Amazon | Goodreads The Night She Disappeared – April Henry Amazon | Goodreads Outside the Lines – Amy Hatvany Amazon | Goodreads […]

Review: New Girl by Paige Harbison

Review: New Girl by Paige Harbison

New Girl ends up at Manderly boarding school in her senior year after her parents apply for her and she’s finally accepted. The problem is she no longer has a desire to go to boarding school and leave her comfy and stable life behind but she doesn’t want to hurt her parent’s feelings and ruin their excitement. […]

Follow Friday (22) Book Genres I Avoid

This is a weeky meme hosted by the ever awesome Parajunkee and Alison.This weeks question: Q. Which book genre do you avoid at all costs and why? Over the years my tastes have broadened a lot. I used to only read mystery/thrillers/suspense – and nothing else. Seriously, was I narrow-minded or what.. Now I read […]

Teaser Tuesday (28) Shatter by Michael Robotham

Teaser Tuesday (28) Shatter by Michael Robotham

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. My teaser this week comes from Shatter by Michael Robotham I haven’t gotten to the first chapter yet, but searching for a teaser and skimming through –  I can already tell I’m going to enjoy it! “It is not about dream […]

Challenges 2012

Challenges 2012

So last year I made a bunch of goals for myself and this year I’m going to continue the tradition -and add a few new fun challenges from around the blogosphere.   (These are the current debuts I have now, I’ll be adding to the list as I receive/read more. I’ll also be crossing them […]

In My Mailbox (26)

In My Mailbox (26)

Hosted by The Story Siren   For Review: The stunning first book in a new series of psychological thrillers introducing an unforgettable London psychotherapist Frieda Klein is a solitary, incisive psychotherapist who spends her sleepless nights walking along the ancient rivers that have been forced underground in modern London. She believes that the world is […]

Follow Friday (21)

Follow Friday (21)

This is a weeky meme hosted by the ever awesome Parajunkee and Alison.*This week I will be completely removing GFC – so if you haven’t re-subscribed yet PLEASE do so. I will also be sending around an email as an extra reminder to all my current GFC followers  right before I shut it off. Thanks […]

Review: The Thorn and the Blossom by Theodora Goss

Review: The Thorn and the Blossom by Theodora Goss

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 would change the course of his future. […]

Protest Gov’t Sanctioned Censorship

Protest Gov’t Sanctioned Censorship

Why Am I Talking about SOPA & PIP? I don’t usually talk about political things on my blog – it is after all a BOOK blog. However, I can’t let this moment pass without saying something. There are TWO bills that are currently working their way through the American Congress (SOPA and PIP) that have […]

Teaser Tuesday (27) Pure by Julianna Baggott

Teaser Tuesday (27) Pure by Julianna Baggott

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. My teaser this week comes from Pure by Julianna Barggott. I’m only 35ish pages into Pure and I’m REALLY intrigued. I can’t wait to see what’s in store for these characters that I’m already starting to feel invested in. You handed […]

In My Mailbox (25)

In My Mailbox (25)

Hosted by The Story Siren   For Review: New Girl by Paige Harbison | Amazon | BD | Goodreads Pure by Julianna Baggott | Amazon | BD | Goodreads The Wolf Gift by Anne Rice | Amazon | BD | Goodreads Partials by Dan Wells | Amazon | BD | Goodreads Caller ID by Rachelle […]

Review: Also Known As Rowan Pohi by Ralph Fletcher

Review: Also Known As Rowan Pohi by Ralph Fletcher

 Rowan Ian Pohi begins as a figment of the imaginations of Bobby, Marcus and Poob; he’s a product of sheer boredom. When Bobby spots an application to the upscale private prep school Whitestone left behind on a table at the local IHOP by some “Stonies,” they decide to apply to Whitestone as Rowan Pohi as […]

Interviewed for the Fever Series @ The Bawdy Book Blog

Interviewed for the Fever Series @ The Bawdy Book Blog

Hi everyone! Just wanted to let you know that before I read Shadowfever, the last installment of the Fever series – Jenn @ The Bawdy Book Blog interviewed me with Bex @ Kindle Fever’s help. Jenn is the one who originally made me promise to read the series -which I’m SO glad I did. Her […]

Teaser Tuesday (26) New Girl by Paige Harbison

Teaser Tuesday (26) New Girl by Paige Harbison

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. My teaser this week comes from New Girl by Paige Harbison. I’m only 44 pages into New Girl and I already feel sort of mixed about it, I’m hoping it gets better! The blurb sounds awesome,and I so want it to […]

Review: Shadowfever by Karen Marie Moning

Review: Shadowfever by Karen Marie Moning

  “Evil is a completely different creature, Mac. Evil is bad that believes it’s good.” MacKayla Lane was just a child when she and her sister, Alina, were given up for adoption and banished from Ireland forever. Twenty years later, Alina is dead and Mac has returned to the country that expelled them to hunt […]