Archives for March 2013

Blogaversary Line Up & Read-a-Thon Sign Ups!

Blogaversary Line Up & Read-a-Thon Sign Ups!

We are SO stoked to be celebrating our second blogaversary! We have worked our little booties off to ensure that April is a month not to be missed at My Shelf Confessions! So what exactly is up our sleeves? ¤ Amazingtastic Blogaversary Giveaway[includes a box of books, a handmade book Fairy doll from Dollusions, a […]

Help Us Celebrate Our Blogoversary in Style! Prizes, Posts & Readathon!

Help Us Celebrate Our Blogoversary in Style! Prizes, Posts & Readathon!

 So, we’re a little late in celebrating our 2nd blogoversary, but Pabs and I wanted to make it amazingastic and that took planning [not to mention we know about my procrastination AKA internet ADD..] Alas, here we are and the month of April is OURS. We plan to rock it out – guest posts, giveaways […]

Review: At Grave’s End (Night Huntress) by Jeaniene Frost

Review: At Grave’s End (Night Huntress) by Jeaniene Frost

It should be the best time of half-vampire Cat Crawfield’s life. With her undead lover Bones at her side, she’s successfully protected mortals from the rogue undead. But though Cat’s worn disguise after disguise to keep her true identity a secret from the brazen bloodsuckers, her cover’s finally been blown, placing her in terrible danger. […]

Under Pressure! Trying to Stay Sane as a Book Blogger Pt 1

Under Pressure! Trying to Stay Sane as a Book Blogger Pt 1

 This post was prompted by a lot of things. I think it’s something that a lot of us are struggling with – trying to keep our sanity! There’s a rush of blogs closing down shop, which is sad and yet I can understand it. Book blogging can get overwhelming fast! In fact, as several of […]

Mailbox Madness (21)

Mailbox Madness (21)

Mailbox Madness at MSC excited to be joining The Sunday Post which is hosted by Kimba The Caffeinated Book Reviewer. April’s Mailbox Daddy’s Gone Hunting by Mary Higgins Clark [ Amazon  | Goodreads ] The Edge of the Earth by Christina Schwarz [ Amazon  | Goodreads ] I got these beauties unexpectedly from S&S! So thank you! Who knows, you might see […]

Top Ten Tuesday: Must Buy Books That Are Still Unread!

Top Ten Tuesday: Must Buy Books That Are Still Unread!

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish! We don’t participate all the time but this is definitely a topic I’m guilty of! You can head to their blog for more information in the link above! – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ […]

Review: Bedbugs by Ben H. Winters

Review: Bedbugs by Ben H. Winters

FOR RENT: Top two floors of beautifully renovated brownstone, 1300 sq. ft., 2BR 2BA, eat-in kitchen, one block to parks and playgrounds. No broker’s fee. Susan and Alex Wendt have found their dream apartment. Sure, the landlady is a little eccentric. And the elderly handyman drops some cryptic remarks about the basement. But the rent […]

Mailbox Madness (20)

Mailbox Madness (20)

We’re excited to be joining The Sunday Post which is hosted by Kimba The Caffeinated Book Reviewer. April’s Mailbox Hunger (Riders of Apocalypse #1) by Jackie Morse Kessler [ Amazon  | Goodreads ] Nightmare Escapade: A Horror Anthology by Waylon Piercy [ Amazon  | Goodreads ] Hot Ticket (Sinners on Tour #3) by Olivia Cunning [ Amazon  | Goodreads ] Bex has spoiled me once again […]

Review: The Nightmare Affair by Mindee Arnett

Review: The Nightmare Affair by Mindee Arnett

Sixteen-year-old Dusty Everhart breaks into houses late at night, but not because she’s a criminal. No, she’s a Nightmare. Literally. Being the only Nightmare at Arkwell Academy, a boarding school for magickind, and living in the shadow of her mother’s infamy, is hard enough. But when Dusty sneaks into Eli Booker’s house, things get a […]

Waiting on Wednesday: School Spirits by Rachel Hawkins

Waiting on Wednesday: School Spirits by Rachel Hawkins

hosted by Breaking the Spine School Spirits by Rachel Hawkins is a book I found on Goodreads. I’m so stoked that Hex Hall is getting it’s own spin off series! I’m ashamed to admit I’ve only read the first in the Hex Hall series – but I loved it and I can’t wait to read them […]

Mailbox Madness (19)

Mailbox Madness (19)

We’re excited to be joining Mailbox Monday, albeit a bit early, we’ll be posting our Mailbox Madness every Sunday. This month is hosted by Caitlin @ Chaotic Compendiums, for full details on the host schedule and the meme go to the main blog. April’s Mailbox Darkhouse (Experiment in Terror #1) by Karina Halle [ Amazon  | Goodreads ] […]

Shelf Reflections: Secret Plans, Steal Our Loot & Innuendo Bingo

Shelf Reflections: Secret Plans, Steal Our Loot & Innuendo Bingo

I am trying out Shelf Reflections again at long last! I’ve decided to make it even more funl. Not just the usual “behind the scenes” here at MSC.. but an insiders view into what we’re up to when we’re “blogging” [or is that just me?] Let me know what you think of the new format! […]

Review: Heads You Lose by Lisa Lutz & David Hayward

Review: Heads You Lose by Lisa Lutz & David Hayward

New York Times-bestselling author Lisa Lutz conspires with-or should we say against?- coauthor David Hayward to write an original and hilarious tag-team crime novel. Meet Paul and Lacey Hansen: orphaned, pot-growing twentysomething siblings eking out a living in rural Northern California. When a headless corpse appears on their property, they can’t exactly dial 911, so […]

Mailbox Madness (18)

Mailbox Madness (18)

We’re excited to be joining Mailbox Monday, albeit a bit early, we’ll be posting our Mailbox Madness every Sunday. This month is hosted by Caitlin @ Chaotic Compendiums, for full details on the host schedule and the meme go to the main blog. April’s Mailbox Backstage Pass (Sinners on Tour #1) by Olivia Cunning [ Amazon  | Goodreads […]

Spoiler Review: Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

Spoiler Review: Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has survived the Hunger Games twice. But now that she’s made it out of the bloody arena alive, she’s still not safe. The Capitol is angry. The Capitol wants revenge. Who do they think should pay for the unrest? Katniss. And what’s worse, President Snow has made it clear that […]