Archive by 03/2012



Follow Friday: 3/30/2012 March 29, 2012 | Follow Friday, Meme
Feature & Follow Friday is a blog hop hosted by Parajunkee and Alison Can Read that expands your blog following by a joint effort between bloggers. First you leave your name here and then you visit as many blogs as you can and tell them hi in their comments. You follow them, they follow you.

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Why I Love Wednesdays: Tear Jerkers March 28, 2012 | 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: Tear Jerker : This

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Review: The Darkest Hour by Maya Banks March 27, 2012 | Fiction, Reviews, Romance
thedarkesthour-mbPublisher: Berkeley Sensation Copyright: 10 Published: September 7,  2010 Pages: 298 Form: Paperback Series: A KGI Novel (1) Find the Author: Maya Banks Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository The Kelly Group International (KGI): A super elite, top secret, family-run business. Qualifications: High intelligence, rock hard body, military background. Mission: Hostage/kidnap victim recovery. Intelligence gathering.

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Thoughts: The Hunger Games Movie March 26, 2012 | Books to Movie, Dystopian, Movies, The Hunger Games
thehungergamesI was able to see The Hunger Games Friday afternoon, much sooner than I thought, and I have to say overall I LOVED it and I thought they did a great job.  Book to movie adaptations can be tricky, but I was relieved that I didn’t leave the venue shouting that they fudged it up. 

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Review: Killer Insight by Victoria Laurie March 23, 2012 | Cozy Mystery, Fiction, Mystery, Reviews
killerinsight-vlPublisher: Penguin Copyright: 2006 Published: September 5,  2006 Pages: 288 Form: Paperback Series: A Psychic Eye Mystery (4) Find the Author: Victoria Laurie Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Died to Match When her relationship with FBI agent Dutch Rivers skids to a halt, Abby Cooper is fully aware that a wedding isn’t the best

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Black Thursday: The Hunger Games Edition March 22, 2012 | Black Thursday
blackthursdayIn honor of The Hunger Games dropping this weekend, I wanted to share a few fan made videos a la Black Thursday style.  Since I won’t be seeing the movie for a couple weeks, I’ll have to make do with these fan videos and some are pretty cool. The first is a Katniss/Peeta pairing.  I

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Why I Love Wednesdays: Debut Authors March 21, 2012 | Meme, Why I Love Wednesdays
wilw  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: Debut Author : As I

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Review: Wither by Lauren DeStefano March 19, 2012 | Dystopian, Fiction, Reviews, Young Adult
wither-ldPublisher: Simon & Schuster Copyright: 2011 Published: March 22, 2011 Pages: 358 Form: Hardback Series: The Chemical Gardens (1) Author: Lauren DeStefano Buy The Book: B&N  | Book Depository Thanks to modern science, every newborn has become a ticking genetic time bomb–males only live to age twenty-five, and females only live to age twenty.  In

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Review: Savannah Breeze by Mary Kay Andrews March 16, 2012 | Chick Lit, Fiction, Reviews
savannahbreeze-mkaPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2006 Published: April 6, 2006 Pages: 433 Form: Paperback Author: Mary Kay Andrews Buy The Book: B&N  | Book Depository The Breeze Inn is a place where very classy Southern belle BeBe Loudermilk normally wouldn’t be caught dead.  But a brief, disastrous relationship with gorgeous “investment counselor” con man Reddy costs

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Black Thursday: For the Edward Fans March 15, 2012 | Black Thursday
blackthursdayI was introduced to Fan videos while surfing my favorite Jacob Black  fansite one day. The owner of the site started Black Thursday and I think I’ll carry on with that here from every other Thursday. But as promised this week I will posting a video for the Edward fans out there.  I have to

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