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Book Review: Splintered

Book Review: Splintered

When I first saw this book, I fell in love with the cover. I thought it was whimsical, haunting and alluring. The cover was the complete opposite of the book. Thanks to Lewis Carroll, A.G. Howard already had the foundation laid for her. The story was a different spin on Alice in Wonderland. She gave … Continue reading

WWW Wednesdays (March 13, 2013)

WWW Wednesdays (March 13, 2013)

WWW Wednesdays is a weekly event where you share (1)What you’re currently reading, (2)What you recently finished reading, and (3)What you think you’ll read next. Today in my inbox, Goodreads.com sent me an email about Khaled Hosseini’s newest book And the Mountains Echoed. I’m a huge fan of his other novels The Kite Runner and A … Continue reading

Throwback Thursdays (March 7, 2013)

Throwback Thursdays (March 7, 2013)

Throwback Thursdays: The rules are simple, pick a favorite book of your past, and post about it. You can pick a quote from the series, post the blurb, maybe write what was your favorite thing about the book. Pick a book that you haven’t read for a long time, and spread the word about it’s awesomeness, … Continue reading

Book Review: Between Shades of Gray

Book Review: Between Shades of Gray

“Have you ever wondered what a human life is worth? That morning, my brother’s was worth a pocket watch.”  Tonight I just finished reading the most wonderful, powerful and enlightening story. I had to quickly write down my emotions. I find it ironic that while I’m writing this, I have the movie Schindler’s List turned … Continue reading

Musing Mondays (Feb. 11, 2013)

Musing Mondays (Feb. 11, 2013)

 Musing Mondays is a weekly meme that asks you to muse about one of the following each week: (1) Describe one of your reading habits. (2) Tell us what book(s) you recently bought for yourself or someone else, and why you chose that/those book(s). (3) Tell us what you’re reading right now — what you think of it, … Continue reading

Game of Thrones: A Storm of Swords

Game of Thrones: A Storm of Swords

Title: Game of Thrones: A Storm of Sword Author: George R.R.Martin Read from January 9, 2013 to February 07, 2013 Genre: Science Fiction Fantasy “The singers make much of kings who die valiantly in battle, but your life is worth more than a song.” Background  For those not familiar with the earlier novels, I will … Continue reading

Musing Mondays (Feb.3, 2013)

Musing Mondays (Feb.3, 2013)

 Musing Mondays is a weekly meme that asks you to muse about one of the following each week: (1) Describe one of your reading habits. (2) Tell us what book(s) you recently bought for yourself or someone else, and why you chose that/those book(s). (3) Tell us what you’re reading right now — what you think of it, … Continue reading

Friday Finds (Feb. 1, 2013)

Friday Finds (Feb. 1, 2013)

 Friday Finds is where you share the book titles you discovered or heard about during the past week. These can be books you were told about, books you discovered while browsing blogs/bookstores online, or books that you actually purchased. “It’s Friday, Friday. Gotta get down on Friday. Everybody’s lookin’ forward to the weekend, weekend,” sung by … Continue reading

Friday Finds (Jan. 25, 2013)

Friday Finds (Jan. 25, 2013)

 Friday Finds is where you share the book titles you discovered or heard about during the past week. These can be books you were told about, books you discovered while browsing blogs/bookstores online, or books that you actually purchased. What a week!!! Life is so hectic. Sometimes I don’t even know if I’m coming or going. … Continue reading

WWW Wednesdays

WWW Wednesdays

 WWW Wednesdays is a weekly event where you share (1)What you’re currently reading, (2)What you recently finished reading, and (3)What you think you’ll read next. Right now I’m still reading A Storm of Swords. This whopper of a book is taking me some time to get through. Hopefully I will be finished in a bit and … Continue reading