Out for Blood

Out for Blood

Out for Blood by: Alxyandra Harvey Third in The Drake Chronicles (Hearts at Stake, Blood Feud) About the book: Hunter Wild is the youngest in a long line of elite vampire hunters, a legacy that is both a blessing and a curse at the secret Helios-Ra Academy, where she excels… Read more »

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In My Mailbox (5)

In My Mailbox (5)

In My Mailbox In my Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by The Story Siren. The idea of In My Mailbox is to bring books to the attention of blog readers and to encourage interaction with other blogs. Book titles link to goodreads. Author names link to their website/blog. Okay,… Read more »

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The Vespertine

The Vespertine

The Vespertine Author: Saundra Mitchell Coming March 2011 from Harcourt Children’s Books Review from uncorrected proof courtesy of NetGalley and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. About the book:(from press kit) The summer of 1889 is the one between childhood and womanhood for Amelia van den Broek-and thankfully, she’s not spending it at… Read more »

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“Stealing isn’t cool” giveaway

“Stealing isn’t cool” giveaway

So… remember that post I wrote a few weeks ago about how stealing isn’t cool? No? Yeah, I didn’t think so. Don’t worry… you can read it here. In the post I said that I purchased signed copies of books by the authors that I mentioned and would be giving… Read more »

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Waiting on Wednesday (5)

Waiting on Wednesday (5)

Waiting on Wednesday is hosted by Breaking the Spine. It’s a weekly meme to talk about what upcoming book we’re most looking forward to reading. Waiting on Wednesday December 1, 2010 Red Glove by Holly Black Release Date: April 2011 Published by: Margaret K. McElderry The cons get twistier and… Read more »

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In my Mailbox (4)

In my Mailbox (4)

In My Mailbox In my Mailbox is a weekly meme hosted by The Story Siren. The idea of In My Mailbox is to bring books to the attention of blog readers and to encourage interaction with other blogs. As I’ve mentioned I was at the ALAN workshop last Sunday through… Read more »

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On the fly…

I intended to blog more while I was here at the ALAN (The Assembly on Literature for Adolescents) workshop. Really, I did. But honestly? I can’t remember ever being this tired. The workshop was amazing. So many fabulous authors. I shipped more than one box of books home! This means… Read more »

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ALAN Workshop: Reception

ALAN Workshop: Reception

Oh. My. Stars. I’ve been here for ONE event and it has already been worth my time/money/extra hours waitressing at a chain restaurant that thinks the words “gourmet” and “burgers” belong in the same phrase! Tonight was the ALAN Reception. It was sponsored by many publishing groups and it was… Read more »

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Simone Elkeles

Simone Elkeles

Simone Elkeles I stumbled upon Simone Elkeles’ books shortly after Perfect Chemistry was released. I was browsing the book store and the cover appealed to me. It was on sale so I decided to check it out. I’m very glad that I did! I really enjoyed the story. It takes… Read more »

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