Archive by 10/2012



Why I Love Wednesdays: Villain October 31, 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. Topic: Villain The Lannisters of Kings Landing

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Throwback Review: My Secret Admirer by Carol Ellis October 29, 2012 | Reviews, Throwback Review, Young Adult
mysecretadmirer-cePublisher: Scholastic Published: November 1, 1989 Copyright: 1989 Pages: 184 Form: Paperback Series: Point Horror Jenny is new in town.  With her parents away, she is all alone in an isolated house.  The looming mountains frighten her; the days are hot and stifling.  But she already has a secret admirer who courts her with sweet

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In the Mood… October 28, 2012 | Update
nightshade-acFor some WOLVES!  I have a hankering to read about those powerful, furry, shifters!  Next up….   Happy Reading Everyone!

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Throwback Thursday (Halloween Edition): Point Horror October 25, 2012 | Meme, Throwback Thursday
throwbackthursdayNostalgia is such a wonderful thing.  Especially when it comes to remembering all the things I used to love.  I never realized until I started looking back how important books were to me even as a child.  To think I was making decisions about what I wanted to read at such an early age is

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Why I Love Wednesdays: Book Family October 24, 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. Topic: Book Family It would be sooooo

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Spooktacular Giveaway Hop! October 23, 2012 | Giveaway, Prize
SpooktacularWelcome to the Spooktacular Giveaway Hop created and hosted by Kathy from I am A Reader Not A Writer and Co-hosted by Rhiannon from The Diary of a Bookworm.   Over 450 participating blogs are offering a book related giveaway and we are all linked up together so you can easily hop from one giveaway to another.

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Review: Samantha and the Cowboy by Lorraine Heath October 22, 2012 | Reviews, Romance, Young Adult
samanthaandthecowboy-lhPublisher: Avon Books Published: April 30, 2002 Copyright: 2002 Pages: 250 Form: Paperback Series: Avon True Romance  (1) Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Buy The Book: B&N |  Book Depository SAMANTHA When she manages to get herself hired for the cattle drive, all of Samantha’s prayers seem to be answered. The hundred dollars she’ll earn

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Throwback Thursday: Matilda by Roald Dahl October 18, 2012 | Meme, Throwback Thursday
throwbackthursdayMatilda by Roald Dahl!   Matilda is a genius. Unfortunately, her family treats her like a dolt. Her crooked car-salesman father and loud, bingo-obsessed mother think Matilda’s only talent is as a scapegoat for everything that goes wrong in their miserable lives. But it’s not long before the sweet and sensitive child decides to fight

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Review: In Bed With a Highlander by Maya Banks October 15, 2012 | Historicals, Reviews, Romance
inbedwithahighlander-mbPublisher: Ballantine Books Published: August 30, 2011 Copyright: 2011 Pages: 359 Form: Paperback Series: The McCabe Brothers  (1) Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Buy The Book: B&N |  Book Depository Ewan McCabe, the eldest, is a warrior determined to vanquish his enemy. Now, with the time ripe for battle, his men are ready and Ewan

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Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-Thon (3): Wrap Up October 14, 2012 | 24 Read-a-Thon, Read-a-Thon, Update
deweysWhich hour was most daunting for you? I’d have to say hour Five or so because I got sleepy all over again and went back to bed. Could you list a few high-interest books that you think could keep a Reader engaged for next year? Delirium, A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, A

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