Archives for July 2014

Review: The Here and Now by Ann Brashares

Review: The Here and Now by Ann Brashares

An unforgettable epic romantic thriller about a girl from the future who might be able to save the world . . . if she lets go of the one thing she’s found to hold on to. Follow the rules. Remember what happened. Never fall in love. This is the story of seventeen-year-old Prenna James, who […]

Top Spot: The Great Wide Sea & Inamorata

Top Spot: The Great Wide Sea & Inamorata

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 […]

Waiting on Wednesday: Cure for Dreaming & Servants of the Storm

Waiting on Wednesday: Cure for Dreaming & Servants of the Storm

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 –  Cure for […]

Review: Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce

Review: Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce

Scarlett March lives to hunt the Fenris–the werewolves that took her eye when she was defending her sister Rosie from a brutal attack. Armed with a razor-sharp hatchet and blood-red cloak, Scarlett is an expert at luring and slaying the wolves. She’s determined to protect other young girls from a grisly death, and her raging […]

Write On Review-A-Thon Goals

Write On Review-A-Thon Goals

I’m joining the Write On Review-A-Thon hosted by The Book Vixen because even though I don’t have a TON of reviews to write, I want to get them out of the way before I read more and while they’re still fresh in my mind. You can also follow the twitter chat via #reviewathon – ~ […]

Wicked Wildfire Read-a-Thon Wrap Up

Wicked Wildfire Read-a-Thon Wrap Up

We hope you had a fabulous time with us during the Wicked Wildfire Read-a-Thon! We’ve already got our next WWReadathon dates scheduled so that will be the Wonderfully Wicked Read-a-Thon running in October from the 17th to the 27th! So mark your calendars! I’ll be posting the dates and the new button on the WWRead-a-Thon […]

Review: The Cellar by Natasha Preston

Review: The Cellar by Natasha Preston

When sixteen-year-old Summer Robinson goes missing one night, her family, friends and boyfriend are devastated. Nothing ever happens in Long Thorpe, so the disappearance of a school girl shocks the whole community. The police waste no time in launching a search and investigation, but with nothing to go on and no trace of Summer, hopes […]

Waiting on Wednesday: Symbiont & Fall of Night

Waiting on Wednesday: Symbiont & Fall of Night

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 –  Symbiont THE […]

Brilliance by Marcus Sakey

Brilliance by Marcus Sakey

In Wyoming, a little girl reads people’s darkest secrets by the way they fold their arms. In New York, a man sensing patterns in the stock market racks up $300 billion. In Chicago, a woman can go invisible by being where no one is looking. They’re called “brilliants,” and since 1980, one percent of people […]

High Summer Read-a-Thon Starting Line

High Summer Read-a-Thon Starting Line

I decided to join the High Summer Read-a-Thon at the last minute. It overlaps the WWReadathon a bit but, hey, two read-a-thons for the price of one isn’t bad! 🙂 If you’re interested in signing up or more information check out Michelle who is hosting the event at Seasons of Reading. Follow the tweets on […]

Review: All We Had by Annie Weatherwax

Review: All We Had by Annie Weatherwax

For Ruthie Carmichael and her mother Rita, life has never been stable. Jobs are hard to find, men come and go. But when a set of unexpected circumstances strands them in Fat River, a small rural town in upstate New York, life takes a turn. Fat River becomes the first place they call home. The […]

Mailbox Madness (84)

Mailbox Madness (84)

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 Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga| Goodreads {I bought it this […]

Mini Bloggiesta

Mini Bloggiesta

Well, it’s time for another Mini Bloggiesta! This one runs from July 19-20, so an uber shorty. If you want details to sign up – and hey, even if you can’t the website is an AWESOME resource with past challenges to update your blog and learn new things. I’m constantly going there for tips and […]

Review: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Review: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel’s story is about to be completely rewritten. The Fault in Our Stars is […]

Waiting on Wednesday: Talon & Random

Waiting on Wednesday: Talon & Random

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 –  Talon I’m […]