Archives for September 2014

The Fifty Shades Trilogy – told through the medium of rant

The Fifty Shades Trilogy – told through the medium of rant

FIFTY SHADES OF GREY: When college student Anastasia Steele goes to interview young entrepreneur Christian Grey, she encounters a man who is beautiful, brilliant, and intimidating. The unworldly Ana realizes she wants this man, and Grey admits he wants her, too—but on his own terms. When the couple embarks on a daring, passionately physical affair, […]

Review: The Merciless by Danielle Vega

Review: The Merciless by Danielle Vega

Forgive us, Father, for we have sinned Brooklyn Stevens sits in a pool of her own blood, tied up and gagged. No one outside of these dank basement walls knows she’s here. No one can hear her scream. Sofia Flores knows she shouldn’t have gotten involved. When she befriended Riley, Grace, and Alexis on her […]

FrightFall Read-a-Thon Starting Line

FrightFall Read-a-Thon Starting Line

The Frightfall Read-a-Thon is hosted by Michelle @ Seasons of Reading It’s a Halloween/Spooky themed read-a-thon but you only have to read one book that’s mystery or suspense, etc  – it doesn’t have to be horror and then you can read whatever you want. I know that I read a ton of mysteries so that’s no […]

Mailbox Madness (92)

Mailbox Madness (92)

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’m kind of out of my reading slump.. but now I’m […]

An Ode to All Banned Books

I was thinking of all the banned books, since this is their week to shine. I know this isn’t the best poem, but I hope someone likes it! To all the books that have found a permanent place in our hearts whether you’re banned in one place and free to be read in another you […]

Review: Night Film by Marisha Pessl

Review: Night Film by Marisha Pessl

Everybody has a Cordova story. Cult horror director Stanislas Cordova hasn’t been seen in public since 1977. To his fans he is an engima. To journalist Scott McGrath he is the enemy. To Ashley he was a father. On a damp October night the body of young, beautiful Ashley Cordova is found in an abandoned […]

Review: Silver Shadows by Richelle Mead

Review: Silver Shadows by Richelle Mead

Sydney Sage is an Alchemist, one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires. They protect vampire secrets—and human lives. In The Fiery Heart, Sydney risked everything to follow her gut, walking a dangerous line to keep her feelings hidden from the Alchemists. Now […]

Tackle Your TBR Read-a-Thon Wrap Up

Tackle Your TBR Read-a-Thon Wrap Up

The Tackle Your TBR Read-a-Thon is hosted by Tressa @ Wishful Endings ! The read-a-thon ran from September 8th to the 20th and could be followed on Twitter via #TackleTBR Let’s see how well Kat and I did. I know I didn’t do as well as I had hoped this month, I got into quite the […]

Review: My Life After Now by Jessica Verdi

Review: My Life After Now by Jessica Verdi

Lucy just had the worst week ever. Seriously, mega bad. And suddenly, it’s all too much—she wants out. Out of her house, out of her head, out of her life. She wants to be a whole new Lucy. So she does something the old Lucy would never dream of. And now her life will never […]

Shelf Reflections: Goodbye Slump, Hello Good Music!

Shelf Reflections: Goodbye Slump, Hello Good Music!

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

Lookin’ for blogs in all the wrong places…

I’ve been pretty much the world’s worst blogger lately.  I haven’t visited other blogs and left comments for several months, I’ve read like one book in three weeks AND I’ve been really bad at replying to comments, writing posts and generally doing the things that I want to be doing as a blogger. And tonight finally feeling […]

Review: Zelah Green by Vanessa Curtis

Review: Zelah Green by Vanessa Curtis

My Name is Zelah Green and I’m a cleanaholic. I spend most of my life running away from germs. And dirt. And people. And I’m just about doing OK and then my stepmother packs me off to some kind of hospital to live with a load of strangers. It’s stuck in the middle of nowhere. […]

Waiting on Wednesday: The Memory Key & Bleed Like Me

Waiting on Wednesday: The Memory Key & Bleed Like Me

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 –  The Memory Key […]

Review: The Buried Life by Carrie Patel

Review: The Buried Life by Carrie Patel

The gaslight and shadows of the underground city of Recoletta hide secrets and lies. When Inspector Liesl Malone investigates the murder of a renowned historian, she finds herself stonewalled by the all-powerful Directorate of Preservation – Ricoletta’s top-secret historical research facility. When a second high-profile murder threatens the very fabric of city society, Malone and […]

Review: In a Handful of Dust by Mindy McGinnis

Review: In a Handful of Dust by Mindy McGinnis

The only thing bigger than the world is fear. Lucy’s life by the pond has always been full. She has water and friends, laughter and the love of her adoptive mother, Lynn, who has made sure that Lucy’s childhood was very different from her own. Yet it seems Lucy’s future is settled already—a house, a […]