Archive by 01/2012



Jackson Rathbone is a Pretty Woman January 31, 2012 | Discussion, Television, Twilight
jacksonrathboneSo I was watching Criminal Minds last night.  I never watched when it was on tv regularly, but lately I’ve been into watching the repeats and marathons on ion or a&e.  What I like about Criminal Minds is that they aren’t just looking for a boogey man, but they are also interested and rely on

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Review: Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare January 30, 2012 | Fiction, Reviews, Steampunk, Young Adult
clockworkangel-ccPublisher: Simon & Schuster Copyright: 2010 Publish Date: August 31, 2010 Pages: 478 Form: Hardback Series: Infernal Devices (1) Author: Cassandra Clare Buy the Book: B&N | Book Depository Magic is dangerous–but love is more dangerous still. When sixteen-year-old Tessa Gray crosses the ocean to find her brother, her destination is England, the time is

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They’re All Gone. January 27, 2012 | Update
We just got word yesterday that my Grandma Ruth passed away.  I can’t believe this is happening so soon after my Grandfather passing, but I guess sometimes life isn’t nice or fair.  All of my Grandparents have passed on, three of them in less than a year.  My Grandmother wasn’t such a shock because she

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Throwback Thursday: The Babysitters Club January 26, 2012 | Meme, Throwback Thursday
throwbackthursdayThe Baby-Sitters Club by Ann M. Martin   It all began with a great idea … and the inspiring original story of the Baby-sitters Club is back! Kristy Thomas’s brilliant business plan gets off to a great start with the help of Claudia Kishi (vice-president), Mary Anne Spier (secretary), and Stacey McGill (treasurer). I’m sure

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My Book Boyfriend (2): Rhys Trahaearn -The Iron Duke January 25, 2012 | Meme
mbbMy Book Boyfriend is a weekly meme hosted by Missie of The Unread Reader.  It was created to give us all a chance to gush and swoon over those amazing boys we fall for in our books.  If you’d like to participate then click the link and grab the image. Ahhh The Iron Duke.  I

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Why I Love Wednesdays: Types of Endings | Meme, Why I Love Wednesdays
wilwWhy I Love Wednesdays is a weekly meme created and hosted by Alexis of Reflections of a Bookaholic. Each week she posts a Why I Love Topic that she answers. If you would like to participate head on over to her site for the topic and the image. This week’s topic: Types of Endings: I

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Book Break: What Are You Watching? January 24, 2012 | Book Break, Television
mustseeI just want to take a quick break from the book talk and find out what everybody out there is watching.  I have to say I miss the days of my youth when I always knew what I was watching from 8PM-10PM Mon – Fri.  Do you guys remember when television had a set schedule

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Review: The Iron Duke by Meljean Brook January 23, 2012 | Fiction, Paranormal, Reviews, Romance, Steampunk
theironduke-mb1Publisher: Berkley Copyright: 2010 Published: October 5, 2010 Pages: 378 Form: Paperback Series: Iron Seas (1) Author: Meljean Brook Buy The Book: Book Depository | B&N Seductive danger and steampunk adventure abound in the gritty world of the Iron Seas, where nanotech is fused with Victorian sensibilities-and steam. After the Iron Duke freed England from

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Review: The Truth About Us by Dalene Flannigan January 20, 2012 | Chick Lit, Fiction, Reviews
thetruthaboutus-dfPublisher: Smashwords Copyright: 2011 Published: November 5, 2011 Pages: 204 Form: E-Book provided by Author Author: Dalene Flannigan Buy The Book: Book Depository | B&N What happens when the past catches up to the present and the truth surfaces? Three women, roommates back in college, find their lives forever altered when one of them feels

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Review: One Good Reason by Sarah Mayberry January 18, 2012 | Fiction, Reviews, Romance
onegoodreason-smPublisher: Harlequin Books Copyright: 2011 Published: August 2, 2011 Pages: 281 Form: Paperback Author: Sarah Mayberry Buy The Book: Book Depository | B&N It’s time to move on Any day now Jon Adamson will pack his bags and hit the road. After all, his intention was never to hang around Melbourne once he’d settled his

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