Review: Tokyo Heist by Diana Renn

Review: Tokyo Heist by Diana Renn

August 16, 2012 2012, contemporary, Diana Renn, review, stand alone, Viking, young adult 1

Tokyo Heist by Diana RennPublished: Viking Children’s Books (Penguin)Released: June 14, 2012Source: Purchased This was a fun read, especially while on vacation. I love Japan and almost anything to do with Japan, though I’ve never once visited. I’ve been looking forward to reading this book ever since I discovered it a couple months ago, and I was not disappointed. I… Read more »

Bout of Books 5.0

Bout of Books 5.0

August 13, 2012 bout of books, readathon 3

Time Devoted to ReadingI will be reading every day, and since I’m not working full time this week that will give me more reading time! I also plan to try for two books a day on the two days off I have from work, so hopefully I can do that. Books to Read A Blue so Dark by Holly Schindler… Read more »

Review: Flirting in Italian by Lauren Henderson

Review: Flirting in Italian by Lauren Henderson

July 9, 2012 2012, contemporary, Delacorte Books, first in a series, Lauren Henderson, review, young adult 4

Flirting in Italian by Lauren HendersonPublisher: Delacorte BooksRelease date: June 12, 2012Source: PurchasedSeries: Flirting in Italian #1 I could not put this book down. I was in love with Flirting in Italian.Years ago I took a People to People student ambassador trip to three European countries, and Italy was one of them. This book makes me want to go back… Read more »

In My Mailbox {52}

In My Mailbox {52}

July 8, 2012 in my mailbox 6

This is a small amount of books for me to amass over the last few weeks, but I’m trying to hold back since I’ll be going to Portland in 2 weeks. I’ll get to visit my favorite bookstore Powell’s City of Books! I already have a gift card from my birthday in April I’ve been saving, plus some books I’ll… Read more »

Whoops

July 3, 2012 blog news 2

Guys, I usually hate doing these kinds of posts, but I’m doing one now, just because you the readers deserve to know what’s going on. I’ve been given more responsibility at work the last two months while the department manager was out on medical leave (I work in a grocery store produce department), so I was one of two acting… Read more »

Cover Reveal: Boundless by Cynthia Hand

Cover Reveal: Boundless by Cynthia Hand

June 22, 2012 cover reveal 4

I loved Unearthly and Hallowed, so I’m seriously dying to get my hands on Boundless. Love the cover, it matches the others very nicely. No summary as of yet, but it will be released on January 22nd by Harper Teen. Anyone else excited for Boundless?

Review: For Darkness Shows the Stars by Diana Peterfreund

Review: For Darkness Shows the Stars by Diana Peterfreund

June 22, 2012 2012, Balzer and Bray, Diana Peterfreund, review, stand alone, young adult 3

For Darkness Shows the Stars by Diana PeterfreundPublisher: Balzer + BrayRelease date: June 12, 2012Source: Purchased The only book by Jane Austen that I’ve actually read was Pride and Prejudice, after watching the A&E version with Colin Firth in fifth grade, so it was so long ago I don’t even compare anymore. With Persuasion, obviously I’ve never read the book,… Read more »

Cover Reveal: Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi

Cover Reveal: Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi

June 21, 2012 cover reveal 0

I have Shatter Me, but I haven’t read it yet. Though if they redo the cover for the paperback release to match today’s cover reveal for book two, I might have just wait until I can get the paperback copy! Unravel Me is a stunning cover! No synopsis as of yet, on Goodreads at least. Releases February 5, 2013 from… Read more »

Waiting on Wednesday {25} The Summer Prince

Waiting on Wednesday {25} The Summer Prince

June 20, 2012 waiting on wednesday 5

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine, showcasing an upcoming release that you’re looking forward to. Here’s mine for this week! Link leads to its Good Reads page. This book just sounds absolutely amazing. Jungle with technology that’s greater than what we have today. Futuristic books are always fun to read. I cannot wait to… Read more »