Archive by 05/2011



Top Ten Tuesday – Minor Characters May 17, 2011 | Meme, Top Ten Tuesday
toptentuesdayTop Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created and hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week they post a new top ten list to be answered. If you’d like to join in go and visit their website! If you’d like to answer and don’t have a blog, please feel free to leave your

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Movie Review: Jumping the Broom May 16, 2011 | Movies, Reviews
jumpingthebroomMy Thoughts: I went to see Jumping the Broom yesterday with my mother and sister and I must say I really enjoyed myself. While I wouldn’t classify this film as a classic like Love and Basketball, it was still very good and entertaining. Jumping the Broom is the tried and true story of upscale folks

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Something Blue Review May 14, 2011 | Reviews, Update
somethingblue-egAlexis from Reflections of a Bookaholic was kind enough to grant me a guest review post on her awesome book blog. I reviewed Something Blue, the follow up book to Something Borrowed. So if you’d like to read the review, please head on over to her site. Alexis was one of the first people to

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Back in the Day I Used to Love 9.12.2011 May 12, 2011 | Back in the Day, Fiction, Meme
theresaboyinthegirlsbathroom-lsSynopsis: Fifth grader Bradley Chalkers is bright, imaginative, antisocial and friendless. Unlike the kids at school, who hate him, Bradley’s collection of chipped and broken little pottery animals allows him to be brave, smart and vulnerable; he uses them to resolve the rejection of peers and adults. Jeff, a new boy at school, offers friendship

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Review: Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin May 11, 2011 | Books to Movie, Fiction, Reviews, Romance
somethingborrowed-egPublisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Copyright: 2004 Published: March 29, 2011 Pages: 403 Form: Paperback Author: Emily Giffin Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Rachel White is the consummate good girl. A hard-working attorney at a large Manhattan law firm and a diligent maid of honor to her charmed best friend Darcy, Rachel has always

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Top Ten Tuesday: Jerks in Literature May 10, 2011 | Meme, Top Ten Tuesday
toptentuesday  Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created and hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week they post a new top ten list to be answered. If you’d like to join in go and visit their website! If you’d like to answer and don’t have a blog, please feel free to leave

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Review: If You Were My Man by Francis Ray May 9, 2011 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Reviews, Romance
ifyouweremyman-frPublisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Copyright: 2010 Published: March 2, 2010 Pages: 322 Form: Paperback Author: Francis Ray Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Nathalyia Fontaine has been the sole proprietor of the restaurant Fontaine since her husband died four years ago. She hasn’t dated anyone in all those years, choosing not to open her

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Review: 50 Ways to Hex Your Lover by Linda Wisdom May 7, 2011 | Fiction, Paranormal, Reviews
50waystohexyourlover-lw_thumb.jpgPublisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca Copyright: 2008 Published: October 16, 2008 Pages: 364 Form: Paperback Author: Linda Wisdom Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Jazz can’t decide whether to scorch him with a fireball or jump into bed with him. Jasmine Tremaine, a witch who can’t stay out of trouble. Nikolai Gregorivich is a vampire cop

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Anxiously Awaiting… May 5, 2011 | Anxiously Awaiting, Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling
thechamberofsecrets-jkrThe Fight: I must admit when it came to reading Harry Potter I was pretty stubborn about not giving in. I was so not going to get swept up in all the madness. No way was I going to read those children’s books because I had long since left children’s books behind. I had been reading more adult material

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I Won! May 4, 2011 | Prize, Sweet Valley
A couple weeks ago Samantha of Chick Lit Plus held a giveaway for Sweet Valley Confidential. My book came in the mail the other day! So BIG thanks to Samantha for the giveaway! Can’t wait to read it for old time’s sake!

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