Archives for October 2010

The Knife of Never Letting Go – Patrick Ness

Title: The Knife of Never Letting Go Author: Patrick Ness Genre: Young Adult Dystopian Publisher: Candlewick Publication Date: September 9, 2008 Hardcover: 496 pages Where’d I Get It: Library Synopsis (From Goodreads): Todd Hewitt is the last boy in Prentisstown. But Prentisstown isn’t like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else’s thoughts in a constant, […]

Firelight SWAG Giveaway Winner!

Congratulations to Alexandra T.!  I will be e-mailing you shortly for your mailing address so that the Swag can be sent to you ASAP. =) Thank you to everyone for entering!

Book Blogger Hop & Follow Friday #6

It’s that time again!  Happy Friday, you darling, darling people. =) The Friday Book Blogger Hop is a weekly meme hosted by Crazy-for-Books.com. It’s held in conjunction with the Twitter based Follow Friday hashtag and is always a lot of fun. Every week that I’ve participated I’ve discovered several new blogs to follow and I […]

This World We Live In by Susan Beth Pfeffer

Title: This World We Live In Author: Susan Beth Pfeffer Genre: Young Adult Dystopian Publisher: Harcourt Children’s Books Publication Date: April 1, 2010 Hardcover: 256 pages Where’d I Get It: Library Synopsis (From Goodreads): It’s been over a month since Miranda Evans has written in her diary, a month of relative calm for her and […]

The Dead and the Gone by Susan Beth Pfeffer

Title: The Dead and the Gone Author: Susan Beth Pfeffer Genre: Young Adult Dystopian Publisher: Harcourt Children’s Books Publication Date: June 1, 2008 Hardcover: 336 pages Where’d I Get It: Library Synopsis (From Goodreads): Susan Beth Pfeffer’s Life as We Knew It enthralled and devastated readers with its brutal but hopeful look at an apocalyptic […]

Firelight by Sophie Jordan

Title: Firelight Author: Sophie Jordan Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Publisher: HarperCollins Publication Date: September 7, 2010 Hardcover: 336 pages Where’d I Get It: Purchased Synopsis (From Goodreads): With her rare ability to breathe fire, Jacinda is special even among the draki—the descendants of dragons who can shift between human and dragon forms. But when Jacinda’s […]

Book Blogger Hop & Follow Friday #5

Happy Friday everyone! I haven’t been able to participate in the Blogger Hop or Follow Friday for a few weeks in a row now – for one reason or another (ugh, is all I’ll say to that!). But, I’m back! I hope all of you have great Fridays and even greater weekends. =) The Firday […]

Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer

Title: Life As We Knew It Author: Susan Beth Pfeffer Genre: Young Adult Dystopian Publisher: Graphia Publication Date: May 1, 2008 Paperback: 360 pages Where’d I Get It: Library Synopsis (From Goodreads): It’s almost the end of Miranda’s sophomore year in high school, and her journal reflects the busy life of a typical teenager: conversations […]