Archives for June 2014

Review: The Half Life of Molly Pierce by Katrina Leno

Review: The Half Life of Molly Pierce by Katrina Leno

You take it for granted. Waking up. Going to school, talking to your friends. Watching a show on television or reading a book or going out to lunch. You take for granted going to sleep at night, getting up the next day, and remembering everything that happened to you before you closed your eyes. You […]

Top Spot: With This Heart & The String Diaries

Top Spot: With This Heart & The String Diaries

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 […]

Mailbox Madness (81)

Mailbox Madness (81)

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 The Body Departed by J.R. Rain | Goodreads Brilliance byMarcus Sakey | Goodreads Helga’s Diary: […]

Review: Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

Review: Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

WICKED above her hipbone, GIRL across her heart Words are like a road map to reporter Camille Preaker’s troubled past. Fresh from a brief stay at a psych hospital, Camille’s first assignment from the second-rate daily paper where she works brings her reluctantly back to her hometown to cover the murders of two preteen girls. […]

Awesome Kindle Deals!

Awesome Kindle Deals!

I stumbled on some awesome kindle deals while I was browsing Amazon the last couple of days – and some of these I’ve snagged for myself as well! Hope you find something appealing! Know that any purchases made through this post go to help My Shelf Confessions fund giveaways and events like our WWRead-a-Thons! <33 […]

Review: I Am the Mission by Allen Zadoff

Review: I Am the Mission by Allen Zadoff

He was the perfect assassin. No name. No past. No remorse. Perfect, that is, until he began to ask questions and challenge his orders. Now The Program is worried that their valuable soldier has become a liability. And so Boy Nobody is given a new mission. A test of sorts. A chance to prove his […]

Waiting on Wednesday: Six Feet Over It & California

Waiting on Wednesday: Six Feet Over It & California

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 –  Six Feet […]

Review: Exposed by Susan Vaught

Review: Exposed by Susan Vaught

Chan Shealy’s got most things going right in her life—straight A’s, a shot at the regional majorette championships in baton twirling, and the best best friend a girl could wish for. But after the football quarterback spreads a vicious lie about her, and the whole school decides she’s too trashy for words, Chan begins to […]

First Chapter – First Paragraph: I Am the Mission & Exposed

First Chapter – First Paragraph: I Am the Mission & Exposed

First Chapter – First Paragraph is a meme that we stumbled upon that we thought looked completely fun! If you want to join in or look for more information, Bibliophile by the Sea is the host of this lovely meme! It’s pretty self explanatory – you share the first paragraph of the first chapter of […]

Review: Complicit by Stephanie Kuehn

Review: Complicit by Stephanie Kuehn

Two years ago, sixteen-year-old Jamie Henry breathed a sigh of relief when a judge sentenced his older sister to juvenile detention for burning down their neighbor’s fancy horse barn. The whole town did. Because Crazy Cate Henry used to be a nice girl. Until she did a lot of bad things. Like drinking. And stealing. […]

Mailbox Madness (80)

Mailbox Madness (80)

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 I Am the Mission by Allen Zadoff | Goodreads The Story Hour […]

COYER Summer Vacation Challenge

COYER Summer Vacation Challenge

COYER Summer Vacation is hosted by Berl @  Fantasy is More Fun & Michelle @ Because Reading is Better Than Real Life for more information check out the sign up post that has the full details, and of course, sign up!  There’s going to be readathons, challenges and prizes!  So check it out and join […]

Your Fate in Fiction: Experiencing Memory Loss & What If You’re Not Sure You Can Trust People?

Your Fate in Fiction: Experiencing Memory Loss & What If You’re Not Sure You Can Trust People?

Welcome to Your Fate in Fiction! Your Fate in Fiction gives YOU the opportunity to tell us what YOU’D do in a certain situation or how you’d feel about a topic, usually inspired by a novel we’ve read recently! So comment away! 🙂 This post was inspired by Archetype by M.D. Waters which is amazingtastic!  Read my review here. […]

Discussion: Do You Have Book Fetishes? Like – Books About Books, etc

Today I’m asking if you have any book fetishes..and I don’t mean what you do with your books OTHER than read them.. but what I mean is – do you have books that you seek out, or that pique your interest because they’re in some sub-group that’s not really a “genre” per se.  Let me give […]

Tour Review & Giveaway: Love and Treasure by Ayelet Waldman

Tour Review & Giveaway: Love and Treasure by Ayelet Waldman

Today I’m excited to be on the TLC Tour for the book Love & Treasure by Ayelet Waldman. This is a great book for anyone who enjoys reading historical fiction, especially if they have an interest in the World War II era. Following the review is a giveaway for those who are US residents.  A […]