Archive by 05/2015



Review: Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta May 28, 2015 | Reviews, Young Adult
jellicoeroad-mmPublisher: Harper Teen Published: April 6, 2010 Copyright: 2010 Pages: 230 Form: ebook Series: Stand Alone Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository | Amazon Taylor is leader of the boarders at the Jellicoe School. She has to keep the upper hand in the territory wars and deal with Jonah

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Bookish Crafts May 25, 2015 | Bookish Crafts
bookcraftscollageFor some reason I’ve gotten really into crafts lately and wanted to try my hand at making those Mini Book Charms.  While I’m still tweaking my process here and there, I am mostly satisfied with the results.  I made some Game of Thrones Mini Book Charms, Rot & Ruin Book Charms, and some Game of

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Wisdom From: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak May 22, 2015 | Wisdom From
wisdomfromThe Book Thief by Markus Zusak “I guess humans like to watch a little destruction.  Sand castles, houses of cards, that’s where they begin.  Their great skill is their capacity to escalate”  ~ pg. 109

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Review: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak May 19, 2015 | Reviews, Young Adult
thebooktheif-mzPublisher: Alfred A. Knopf Published: September 18, 2007 Copyright: 2005 Pages: 550 Form: Paperback Series: Stand Alone Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository | Amazon It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier, and will be busier still. By her brother’s

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Review: The Diamond Throne by David Eddings May 14, 2015 | Fantasy, Reviews
thediamondthrone-dePublisher: Del Ray Published: July 1990 Copyright: 1989 Pages: 435 Form: Paperback Series: The Elenium Series (1) Author: Site | Facebook Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository | Amazon Sparhawk, Pandion Knight, and Queen’s Champion returned to Elenia after ten years of exile, only to find his young Queen Ehlana trapped in a block of

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Massive Book Haul May 10, 2015 | Book Deals
victoriaholthaulSo there is this GREAT used bookstore a couple of towns over that has a .25 cent book sale the third weekend in every month.  Of course if there are ‘old timey’ authors I am looking for, this is usually the place to go where I can rack up. Recently I’ve gotten into Gothic Romance

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Mini-Review: Cupidity by Caroline Goode May 7, 2015 | Mini Reviews, Young Adult
cupidity-cgPublisher: Simon Pulse Published: January 1, 2005 Copyright: 2005 Pages: 273 Form: Paperback Series: Stand Alone Author: Caroline Goode Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository | Amazon Dating in high school is like reality TV. It can get pretty surreal. Between the strict social ladder (geeks’ lockers left, jocks’ to the right), and silly, pointless

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Review: Elixir by Hilary Duff May 4, 2015 | Reviews, Young Adult
elixir-hdPublisher: Simon and Schuster Published: October 12, 2010 Copyright: 2010 Pages: 330 Form: Hardback Series: Elixir (1) Author: Site | Facebook | Twitter Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository | Amazon A soulmate for life…or death Seventeen-year-old Clea Raymond has felt the glare of the spotlight her entire life.  The daughter of a renowned surgeon

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Favorite Quotes from Game of Thrones: High Sparrow May 1, 2015 | Game of Thrones, Quotes
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