Archives for August 2013

Top Spot August ’13: Omens and Timepiece

Top Spot August ’13: Omens and Timepiece

Top Spot is a feature on My Shelf Confessions where we pick our favorite read for the month [it will be posted sometime at the end of the month or first week of the next month.] We make sure that there are no spoilers, we just explain WHY it is this particular book was our […]

Shelf Reflections: Cats, ‘Coons, Crocs ‘n Relient K!

Shelf Reflections: Cats, ‘Coons, Crocs ‘n Relient K!

Shelf Reflections is a fun post where I & Tabs let all of you in on what we do when we’re “blogging,” the various happenings around the blog, where ever [my] internet ADD takes me or what we’re excited about. Basically a smorgasbord of amazingtasticness. Or weirdness. Take your pick! 😀 The Confessional Well let’s […]

Review: Acceleration by Graham McNamee

Review: Acceleration by Graham McNamee

It’s a hot, hot summer, and in the depths of the Toronto Transit Authority’s Lost and Found, 17-year-old Duncan is cataloging lost things and sifting through accumulated junk. And between Jacob, the cranky old man who runs the place, and the endless dusty boxes overflowing with stuff no one will ever claim, Duncan’s just about […]

Your Fate in Fiction: You Discover a Serial Killer’s Diary

Your Fate in Fiction: You Discover a Serial Killer’s Diary

Welcome to Your Fate in Fiction! If you’re a long-time visitor of the blog you may have seen this feature in the past! Well we’re brushing the dust off and bringing it back to life! Your Fate in Fiction gives YOU the opportunity to tell us what YOU’D do in a certain situation, usually inspired […]

Waiting on Wednesday: House of Ivy and Sorrow & The Grimm Conclusion

Waiting on Wednesday: House of Ivy and Sorrow & The Grimm Conclusion

 Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme that’s hosted by Breaking the Spine where we each share a book we’re waiting desperately to get our hands on! – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – April’s Pick – House of […]

Review: The Returned by Jason Mott

Review: The Returned by Jason Mott

Jacob was time out of sync, time more perfect than it had been. He was life the way it was supposed to be all those years ago. That’s what all the Returned were. Harold and Lucille Hargrave’s lives have been both joyful and sorrowful in the decades since their only son, Jacob, died tragically at […]

Top Ten Tuesday: Most Memorable Secondary Characters

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish! Where we make lists of all things bookish that we love! – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – April’s Top 5 – Most Memorable Secondary Characters 1. Ashley […]

Awesome Kindle Deals!

Awesome Kindle Deals!

Pabkins and I are excited to share with you some awesome Kindle deals! We’ve got special deals from Angry Robot imprints Strange Chemistry and Exhibit A! We also have some others to share too that we hope they’ll look as appealing to you as they did us! 😀 Strange Chemistry Kindle Deals   **Prices are […]

Mailbox Madness (38)

Mailbox Madness (38)

Mailbox Madness at MSC excited to be joining The Sunday Post which is hosted by Kimberly @ Kimba The Caffeinated Book Reviewer. Mailbox Madness at MSC is also stoked to be joining Stacking the Shelves which is hosted by Tynga @ Tynga’s Reviews. April’s Mailbox Madness Another week of making good use of my e-library! […]

Jigsaw Cover Lover Challenge: Vampires vs Zombies Part Deux

Jigsaw Cover Lover Challenge: Vampires vs Zombies Part Deux

A Vamp vs Zombie Challenge & Giveaway We are rocking this month’s Jigsaw Cover Love out Vamp vs Zombie style! So here we are serving you up a dish of awesome Book, Brains and Blood puzzles! There are a lot of challenges being hosted for this month’s Vamp vs Zombie event by so many of […]

Review: Queen’s Gambit by Elizabeth Fremantle

Review: Queen’s Gambit by Elizabeth Fremantle

Widowed for the second time at age thirty-one Katherine Parr falls deeply for the dashing courtier Thomas Seymour and hopes at last to marry for love. However, obliged to return to court, she attracts the attentions of the ailing, egotistical, and dangerously powerful Henry VIII, who dispatches his love rival, Seymour, to the Continent. No […]

Waiting on Wednesday: Uninvited & Black Spring

Waiting on Wednesday: Uninvited & Black Spring

 Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme that’s hosted by Breaking the Spine where we each share a book we’re waiting desperately to get our hands on! – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – April’s Pick As soon as […]

Top Ten Tuesday: Things That Make Blogging and Reading Easier

Top Ten Tuesday: Things That Make Blogging and Reading Easier

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish! Where we get to make lists on various topics that interest us as bloggers and readers! – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – ~ – April’s Top 5 Things That […]

Mailbox Madness (37)

Mailbox Madness (37)

Mailbox Madness at MSC excited to be joining The Sunday Post which is hosted by Kimberly @ Kimba The Caffeinated Book Reviewer. Mailbox Madness at MSC is also stoked to be joining Stacking the Shelves which is hosted by Tynga @ Tynga’s Reviews. April’s Mailbox Madness I’ve been making use of my (surprisingly well stocked) […]

Shelf Reflections: Bloodlines New Book Title, Sara Barielles New Music!

Shelf Reflections: Bloodlines New Book Title, Sara Barielles New Music!

Shelf Reflections is a fun post where I & Tabs let all of you in on what we do when we’re “blogging,” the various happenings around the blog, where ever [my] internet ADD takes me or what we’re excited about. Basically a smorgasbord of amazingtasticness. Or weirdness. Take your pick! 😀 The Confessional Not much […]