Mini Review: Angel & Faith: Live Through This by Christos Gage

Publisher: Dark Horse Publishing Date: June 20 2012 Genre: Graphic Novel Format: Paperback Page count: 136 My rating: Live Through This is the tale of retribution and atonement after Angel, Whedon’s popular vampire with a soul, commits a horrific act in the previous novel. Faith, the rogue vampire Slayer with a tumultuous past is the only character that will stick […]

Waiting on Velveteen by Daniel Marks (5)

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking The Spine. It’s all about spotlighting upcoming releases we’re eagerly anticipating. Share your books and remember to visit Breaking The Spine for more great books! This week I’m eagerly waiting on: Velveteen by Daniel Marks Expected publication: October 9th 2012 Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers […]

ARC Book Review: What’s Left of Me by Kat Zhang

Publisher: HarperCollins Australia Publishing Date: October 1 2012 Genre: YA, Sci-fi, dystopia Format: e-ARC Page count: 342 (paperback) My rating: Kat Zhang’s lushly imagined What’s Left of Me spins the tale of what happens when a recessive soul sharing one body with a dominant soul refuses to fade away, as they’ve been led to believe is inevitable. Anyone left with […]

Stacking The Shelves (5)

Stacking The Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. It’s all about sharing the books we’ve picked up for the week, whether they are bought, borrowed, gifted, galleys, physical or virtual. Share your shelves and remember to visit Tynga’s Reviews where it all started to find more great books! This week I picked […]

Let’s Talk: High School Book Reading Wish List (4)

Let’s Talk is an original meme hosted by I Swim For Oceans. It’s guided discussion on anything and everything to do with books! Please drop by I Swim For Oceans to find other participants in Let’s Talk! This week’s question: What books do you wish you had on your high school book list? I really […]

Mini Review: Once Upon a Time in the North by Philip Pullman

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Publishing Date: April 8 2008 Genre: YA, Fantasy, Steampunk Format: Hardcover Page count: 110 My rating: Once Upon a Time in the North tells a prequel tale of the aeronaut Lee Scoresby from Pullman’s fantastic world-wide hit trilogy His Dark Materials and his first meeting with the ice bear, Iorek Byrnison, set in the familiar […]

Waiting on The Assassin’s Curse by Cassandra Rose (4)

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking The Spine. It’s all about spotlighting upcoming releases we’re eagerly anticipating. Share your books and remember to visit Breaking The Spine for more great books! This week I’m eagerly waiting on: The Assassin’s Curse by Cassandra Rose Clarke Expected publication: October 2nd 2012 Publisher: Strange […]

Top Ten Series I Haven’t Finished (4)

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. It’s all about bookish lists! Share your lists and remember to stop by The Broke and the Bookish to see where it all began. This week’s list: Top Ten Series I Haven’t Finished Either the complete series is unreleased, or I […]

Audio Book Review: The Golden Compass/Northern Lights by Philip Pullman

Publisher: Listening Library Publishing Date: October 23 2003 Genre: Children, Fantasy Format: Audio Book (unabridged) My rating: When twelve year old Lyra’s friend Roger goes missing from Jordan College, she and her daemon Pantalaimon set out on a dizzying journey of gyptians (boat people), witches, armoured bears, child-snatchers, an aeronaut (yes it is as cool as it sounds) and […]