Monthly Archives: June 2012

Summer Reading Challenge

May 28 to August 21st Ohhh! A SECOND summer reading challenge! GOAL: Commit to completing 8 titles that you have never read before! (10 for a bonus.) CRITERIA: Choose any title in the following categories: Patient Zero by Jonathan Maberry — A book in an unfamiliar genre [Read outside your comfort zone!] Although Patient Zero […]

Book Review: Dangerous Tides by Christine Feehan

I have to admit I am definitely a Christine Feehan fan. When it comes to paranormal romance she and Sherrilyn Kenyon are my favorites. But I’ve let myself slack a lot lately. While away from home earlier this year I borrowed this book not realizing that it was actually the fourth in the series. That […]

Book Review: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

Awhile ago I did a Series Review on the Hunger Games but thought that this just didn’t give the individual books what they needed. So I’ve been meaning to come back to review them individually. If you have yet to read these, you may want to try my Book Review: The Hunger Games first. Review: […]

Friday’s Flock of Fiction (2)

Want Now: I read the premise for Soulless only a few days ago but from the word GO I was attracted. Firstly I’m a Mary Poppins FREAK. Yes, it’s true. Honestly anything Historical Europe really does it for me, but here’s Historical with Europe AND Vampires?! With a Mary Poppins kinda of spin. OH MY […]

Book Review: Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Awhile ago I did a Series Review on the Hunger Games but thought that this just didn’t give the individual books what they needed. So I’ve been meaning to come back to review them individually. Review: Hunger Games Series: Hunger Games Trilogy Author: Suzanne Collins No of Pages: 374 Release Date: 31 October 2008 Could […]

Book Chat Thursdays, All about Audiobooks

Book chat for Thursdays and the topic for today is: Audiobooks.  Do you listen to audiobooks?  Do you consider that “reading”?  What are your favorite audiobooks? I actually do listen to audiobooks but more when I’m trying to go to sleep. I wouldn’t totally considered sleep listening reading only due to being asleep while listening […]

Newly Published June 26, 2012

YAY for Tuesday!!! Ohhh baby! Is it getting hot in here? The books that are out today, ALL of them are now on my to read list! Seriously… HOT! Perfect for summer reading. Out Today: Once Burned Series: A Night Prince #1 Genre: Paranormal Romance Author: Jeanine Frost No of Pages: 352 Release Date: June […]

Book Review: A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

Review: A Clockwork Orange Series: – Author: Anthony Burgess No of Pages: 213 Release Date: April 17th 1995 by W. W. Norton & Company (first published 1962) This is the review on A Clockwork Orange republished in the United States with the 21st chapter. The author vehemently states that this is the way he say […]

Friday’s Flock of Fiction

  I read book reviews daily and sometimes I think wow would I love to get my hands on those! Friday is going to be all about that. Want Now: One recently released or already published title I’m lusting after. Want Soon: One upcoming title I’m looking forward to, based on things I’ve heard, the […]

Book Review: Salem’s Lot by Stephen King

Review: Salem’s Lot Series: – Author: Stephen King No of Pages: 483 Release Date: 1975 Synopsis: First two children are missing. One is found but is dying in the hospital. Just as he is starting to look better he collapses. And as if this isn’t a bad enough tragedy for a small town, people start […]


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Book Review: Lisey’s Story by Stephen King

Review: Lisey’s Story Series: – Author: Stephen King No of Pages: 513 Release Date: October 24, 2006    Synopsis: “Lisey Debusher Landon lost her husband, Scott, two years ago, after a twenty-five-year marriage of the most profound and sometimes frightening intimacy. Scott was an award-winning, bestselling novelist and a very complicated man. Early in their […]

Book Review: Dangerous to Know by Tasha Alexander

Review: Dangerous to Know Series: Halo Series Author: Tasha Alexander No of Pages: 306 Release Date: October 26, 2010 Synopsis: Set in the lush countryside of Normandy, France, this new novel of suspense featuring Lady Emily Hargreaves is filled with intrigue, romance, mysterious deaths, and madness. Returning from her honeymoon with Colin Hargreaves and a […]

Books can be Dangerous

May 1 to Sept 1   DONE! I’d like to thank Semi-Charmed Kind of Life for hosting this. It was really fun to step outside of my normal genres. My favorite of the list below: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak. Don’t want this to end? Read below for some interesting (and not so interesting) […]

Book Review: Halo by Alexandra Adornetto

 Review: Halo Series: Halo Series Author: Alexandra Adornetto No of Pages: 484 Release Date: August 31, 2010 Halo by Alexandra Adornetto Three angels – Gabriel, the warrior; Ivy, the healer; and Bethany, the youngest and most human – are sent by Heaven to bring good to a world falling under the influence of darkness. They […]