2014 Novel Cuisine Luncheon + Giveaway

2014 Novel Cuisine Luncheon + Giveaway

See wrap-up from last year here! See Liza’s post here! One of my favorite new holiday traditions is a get together hosted by my friend Liza every winter. She and I work together (but it’s mainly her!) to plan a meal of foods based on YA (and some NA!) books… Read more »

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Decked With Holly

Decked With Holly

My Thoughts: As I’ve mentioned before, I’m not much of a “holiday book” fan. I just don’t like how sappy they often get. However, I adored Marni Bates’ Awkward. It was so much fun to read. I knew Decked With Holly was a book I could make an exception for. I’m so glad… Read more »

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Giveaway: My True Love Gave to Me audiobook

Giveaway: My True Love Gave to Me audiobook

So, I’ve already reviewed My True Love Gave to Me edited by Stephanie Perkins. Oh, how I loved it! Every story was perfection. I simply couldn’t get enough. About the book:  If you love holiday stories, holiday movies, made-for-TV-holiday specials, holiday episodes of your favorite sitcoms and, especially, if you love… Read more »

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Blog Tour: Princess of Thorns

Blog Tour: Princess of Thorns

My Thoughts: Oh wow, oh wow, oh wow, oh wow. What a great read! I mean, the summary had me interested but I was not prepared for how totally amazing it was!! I just adored it. First of all, a story about the daughter of Sleeping Beauty? Yes, please! Bonus… Read more »

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Top Ten Books I Read in 2014

Top Ten Books I Read in 2014

Top Ten Tuesday is a feature run by the lovely crew at The Broke and The Bookish   Top Ten Books I Read in 2014 By now you all know there’s no way in creation I’m sticking to ten, right? Yeah. I did try to group them again to make it… Read more »

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Death Sworn

Death Sworn

My Thoughts: Why didn’t I pick this one up earlier?!? That summary is exactly my kind of book! Magic and assassins and intrigue… what a great combination. Ileni was an interesting and fierce character. I liked that she kept me guessing throughout the book. There were things about her and… Read more »

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Odin’s Ravens

Odin’s Ravens

Book One: Loki’s Wolves My Thoughts: Oh man. Odin’s Ravens, book two of The Blackwell Pages, picks right up where Loki’s Wolves left off. I love that I didn’t have to wade through pages of recap from the events in book one! It had been awhile since I’d read the first one so I… Read more »

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Loki’s Wolves

Loki’s Wolves

My Thoughts: As I’ve mentioned before, I am a huge fan of mythology in my stories! Retellings, continuations, gods in the modern day, all of it! So when I heard that Melissa Marr and Kelley Armstrong were co-authoring a middle grade series based on Norse mythology I was thrilled! I love… Read more »

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Scorched

Scorched

My Thoughts: So, earlier in the year I failed at blogging. There are a number of great books I read that I never reviewed. Scorched by Mari Mancusi is just one of those books! A number of things drew me to this book. First, I’ve met Mari at a number of… Read more »

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