Archives for October 2010

Room – Emma Donoghue

Title: Room Author: Emma Donoghue Genre: Literary Fiction Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Publication Date: September 13, 2010 Hardcover: 336 pages Where’d I Get It: For Review from the Publisher Synopsis (From Goodreads): To five-year-old Jack, Room is the entire world. It is where he was born and grew up; it’s where he lives with […]

Borrowed Beauties #3

I went to the library today to pick up one book. I came home with six.   Ahh…addiction! The titles I brought home with me today are: Conception – Kalisha Buckhanon Skin Hunger – Kathleen Duey Other – Karen Kincy The Sacred Blood – Michael Byrnes The Forgotten Garden – Kate Morton & Big Girl – […]

Spells by Aprilynne Pike

Title: Spells Author: Aprilynne Pike Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Publisher: HarperTeen Publication Date: May 4, 2010 Hardcover: 368 pages Where’d I Get It: Library Synopsis (From Goodreads): Six months have passed since Laurel saved the gateway to the faerie realm of Avalon. Now she must spend her summer there, honing her skills as a Fall […]

50 Follower Giveaway Winner!

Randomizer.org tossed me a #12 as the winner… Congratulations to Joann! You have been e-mailed. 🙂 Thank you everyone for entering…and I hope to hold another giveaway ASAP!!

Birthmarked by Caragh M. O’Brien

Title: Birthmarked Author: Caragh M. O’Brien Genre: Young Adult Dystopian Publisher: Roaring Book Press Publication Date: March 30, 2010 Hardcover: 368 pages Where’d I Get It: Library Synopsis (From Goodreads): After climate change, on the north shore of Unlake Superior, a dystopian world is divided between those who live inside the wall, and those, like […]

Fall Into Fantasy Post 1

I am participating in the Fall Into Fantasy event hosted by The Bookish Type and I am -super- excited about the books we’re able to read for it.  There’s quite a few choices, but I’ve decided to stick with:  Firelight by Sophie Jordan, Paranormalcy by Kiersten White and Nightshade by Andrea Cremer.  I’m especially excited […]

Update on the World of Ree

Hello my dearest darlings!  First I want to again apologize for being absent for so long.  Being on bed rest is no fun, being on bed rest and not being able to stay awake while horizontal is even less fun.  Today, though, I feel well enough and have the doctor’s go-ahead to exist outside of […]

Regrouping – Sorry I’ve been absent!

I’ve gotten several emails over the last few days asking where I’ve disappeared to.  I’m really sorry I haven’t been able to answer each one individually, but I’ll do my best to get through them today and tomorrow.  However, the rest of this week is going to be pretty hectic for me, and I don’t […]