Follow Friday (9)

Follow Friday (9)

March 25, 2011 book blogger hop, follow friday 4

Follow my book blog Friday is a weekly meme where you go around and meet other bloggers and follow each other, hosted by Parajunkee’s View. This weeks question is: “Q: Inspired by the inane twitter trend of #100factsaboutme, give us five BOOK RELATED silly facts about you.” Hmmmmm, let’s see. 1. My first is the same as one of Parajunkee’s, in that… Read more »

Waiting on Wednesday (7)

Waiting on Wednesday (7)

March 24, 2011 waiting on wednesday 0

This is a bit late in the day, but better late than never, right? Also, before tonight is over I’ll be announcing and notifiying the winner of the Lucky Leprechaun Giveaway Hop. Sorry for the delay. Work has been emotionally draining the last week or so. But here’s what I’m waiting for! Glow by Amy Kathleen RyanRelease date: September 27,… Read more »

Teaser Tuesday (3)

Teaser Tuesday (3)

March 22, 2011 teaser tuesday 6

Teaser Tuesday is hosted by MizB Should Be Reading, a weekly meme where you post two sentences from your current read, as long as they are not spoilers. So let’s get started! “When their interest in food waned, the man of her dreams gathered her in his arms and carried her back to the bed. The robe was flung to the… Read more »

Tiger’s Curse by Colleen Houck

Tiger’s Curse by Colleen Houck

March 21, 2011 2011, 2011 debut author challenge, Colleen Houck, first in a series, review, Splinter, young adult 3

Tiger’s Curse by Colleen HouckPublisher: Splinter (Imprint of Sterling)Release Date: January 11, 2011Source: BoughtRating: 4/5 – It was really really goodCover Comments: It is one of my favorite covers of all time. I would stop and just stare at it for a few minutes while I was reading. Summary from Good Reads:Passion. Fate. Loyalty. Would you risk it all to… Read more »

In My Mailbox (10)

In My Mailbox (10)

March 20, 2011 in my mailbox 10

In My Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by The Story Siren, showcasing what you received in the mail, bought, or borrowed from friends or the library for that week. So here’s what I got this week! All links lead you to their Good Reads page. Only four books this week. I really need to stop buying them, although two… Read more »

River Marked by Patricia Briggs

River Marked by Patricia Briggs

March 19, 2011 2011, Ace, adult, Patricia Briggs, review, sixth in a series 3

River Marked by Patricia BriggsPublisher: Ace (Penguin Imprint)Release Date: March 1, 2011Source: BoughtRating: 5/5 – Absolutely loved itCover Rating: 5/5 – Absolutely loved it Summary From Good Reads:   Car mechanic Mercy Thompson has always known there was something different about her, and not just the way she can make a VW engine sit up and beg. Mercy is a… Read more »

Lucky Leprechaun Giveaway Hop!

Lucky Leprechaun Giveaway Hop!

March 17, 2011 giveaway 15

The Lucky Leprechaun Giveaway Hop is being hosted by I am a reader, not a writer. A huge hop where you just go from blog to blog entering fantastic giveaways!The only rule for this giveaway is that you must be a follower. You can gain one extra entry for tweeting or posting about my giveaway. Now, on to the prize!One… Read more »

Waiting on Wednesday (6)

Waiting on Wednesday (6)

March 16, 2011 waiting on wednesday 14

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! Entwined by Heather DixonMarch 29, 2011 by Greenwillow Books Summary from Good Reads: Azalea is trapped. Just when she should feel that everything is before her . . . beautiful gowns, dashing suitors, balls filled… Read more »

Miles From Ordinary by Carol Lynch Williams

Miles From Ordinary by Carol Lynch Williams

March 15, 2011 2011, Carol Lynch Williams, review, St Martin's Griffin, stand alone, young adult 3

Miles From Ordinary by Carol Lynch WilliamsPublisher: St. Martin’s GriffinRelease Date: March 15, 2011Source: ARC from publisherRating: 5/5 stars – StunningPurchase: Amazon or Book Depository Summary from Good ReadsThirteen-year-old Lacey wakes to a beautiful summer morning excited to begin her new job at the library, just as her mother is supposed to start work at the grocery store. Lacey hopes that her mother’s ghosts have finally been laid to rest;… Read more »