Archives for September 2012

Review & Giveaway: The Other Half of Me by Morgan McCarthy

Review & Giveaway: The Other Half of Me by Morgan McCarthy

Also read further for a chance to win a copy of The Other Half of Me! 🙂 [now closed]   “What good can the past do the living? What harm?” Growing up in their family’s ancestral home in Wales, Jonathan Anthony and his little sister, Theo, are inseparable. Together they explore the wild acres of […]

Review: Blink Once by Cylin Busby

Review: Blink Once by Cylin Busby

West is a high school senior who has everything going for him until an accident leaves him paralyzed. Strapped down in his hospital bed, slipping in and out of consciousness, West is terrified and alone. Until he meets Olivia. She’s the girl next door—sort of. A patient in the room next to his, only Olivia […]

Mailbox Madness (12)

Mailbox Madness (12)

Mailbox Madness   We’re excited to be joining Mailbox Monday, albeit a bit early, we’ll be posting every Sunday. This month is hosted by BookNAround, for full details on the host schedule and the meme go to the main blog. This is yet again two weeks worth of books for Pabkins and I! The week goes by […]

Review: Henry Franks by Peter Adam Salomon

Review: Henry Franks by Peter Adam Salomon

A dark, psychological thriller about a boy’s search for himself Four thousand, three hundred and seventeen stitches, his father had told him once. All the King’s horses and all the King’s men had put Henry Franks back together again. One year ago, a terrible accident robbed Henry Franks of his mother and his memories. The […]

Review: Syndrome E by Franck Thilliez

Review: Syndrome E by Franck Thilliez

  The classic procedural meets cutting edge science in this huge international bestseller. Already a runaway bestseller in France, Syndrome E tells the story of beleaguered detective Lucie Hennebelle, whose old friend has developed a case of spontaneous blindness after watching an extremely rare—and violent—film from the 1950s. Embedded in the film are subliminal images […]

Review: The Prisoner of Heaven by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Review: The Prisoner of Heaven by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Once again, internationally acclaimed, New York Times bestselling author Carlos Ruiz ZafĂłn creates a rich, labyrinthine tale of love, literature, passion, and revenge, set in a dark, gothic Barcelona, in which the heroes of The Shadow of the Wind and The Angel’s Game must contend with a nemesis that threatens to destroy them. Barcelona,1957. It […]

Review: Beautiful Lies by Jessica Warman

Review: Beautiful Lies by Jessica Warman

Rachel and Alice are an extremely rare kind of identical twins-so identical that even their aunt and uncle, whom they’ve lived with since their parents passed away, can’t tell them apart. But the sisters are connected in a way that goes well beyond their surfaces: when one experiences pain, the other exhibits the exact same […]

Review: The Little Woods by McCormick Templeman

Review: The Little Woods by McCormick Templeman

Are the woods behind St. Bede’s Academy really haunted, or does bad stuff just happen there? When Calista Wood, a new student, arrives midway through her junior year, St. Bede’s feels like a normal school . . . until she discovers that a girl had disappeared a couple of months earlier. Some kids think she […]

LDRAT: Title Scramble Challenge

Title Scramble Challenge Welcome back! I’m hosting the Title Scramble Challenge for the LDRAT that’s taking place over at Letters Inside Out! I hope everyone is enjoying themselves and has gotten some good reading done over this holiday weekend! 🙂 For this challenge you have FIVE separate Young Adult book titles that are completely scrambled. So […]

Mailbox Madness (11)

Mailbox Madness (11)

Mailbox Madness   I’m excited to be joining Mailbox Monday, albeit a bit early, I’ll be posting every Sunday. This month is hosted by BookNAround, for full details on the host schedule and the meme go to the main blog. This is yet again two weeks worth of books for Pabkins and I! We took advantage of […]

LDRAT: Cover Lover Challenge

LDRAT: Cover Lover Challenge

Cover Lover Challenge I’m excited to be hosting the Cover Lover Challenge for the Labor Day Read-a-thon! If you’re interested in joining us, sign up over at Letters Inside Out! This challenge is simple! There are six snippets of Young Adult covers that you need to guess which books they are from. Use the rafflecopter […]