Mini Review: Lyra’s Oxford by Philip Pullman

Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers Publishing Date: October 28th 2003 Genre: YA, Fantasy, Steampunk Format: Hardcover Page count: 64 My rating: Lyra’s Oxford is the pocket-sized book containing the short story Lyra and the Birds, and it a sequel to His Dark Materials, taking place roughly two years after the events in The Amber Spyglass. The book also […]

Stacking The Shelves (17)

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! I ran out of […]

Audio Book Review: The Amber Spyglass by Philip Pullman

Publisher: Listening Library Publishing Date: September 28 2004 Genre: Children, Fantasy Format: Audio Book (unabridged) My rating: The Amber Spyglass is the third and final book in the His Dark Materials trilogy and tells the closing chapter of Lyra and Will’s tale – and also that of Dr Mary Malone, a few random miniature spies that ride dragonflies, Mrs […]

Waiting on Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi (16)

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: Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi Expected publication:  February 5th 2013 Publisher: HarperCollins From Goodreads: […]

Top Ten Books I Read In 2012 (16)

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. Top Ten Books I Read In 2012 1. Entwined by Heather Dixon 2. Poison Study (Study #1) by […]

Book Blogger Confessions #5

Book Blogger Confessions is a meme every 1st and 2nd Monday hosted by Karen from For What It’s Worth and the Midnyte Reader. It’s where book bloggers “confess” and vent about topics that are unique to us. Feel free to share, vent and offer solutions, and remember to visit For What It’s Worth or the Midnyte Reader […]

Stacking The Shelves (16)

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! Purchased I have a […]

Let’s Talk: Books For Keeps! (5)

Let’s Talk is a meme originally hosted by I Swim For Oceans and now hosted by the team at Smash Attack Reads and A Book Obsession. It’s guided discussion on anything and everything to do with books and more! Please drop by Smash Attack Reads or A Book Obsession to find other participants in Let’s Talk! This week’s topic: How many […]

ARC Book Review: The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken

Publisher: HarperCollins Australia Publishing Date: January 1st 2013 Genre: YA, Dystopia, Romance Format: E-arc Page count: 496 (paperback) My rating: I need to warn you: although I am giving this book 5 stars and I do truly believe it was amazing, there’s was a substantial chunk in it that I was thoroughly bored with. From about 30% to about 50% […]

Waiting on Everbound by Brodi Ashton (15)

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: Everbound by Brodi Ashton Expected publication:   January 22nd 2013 Publisher: Balzer+Bray/HarperCollins From Goodreads: Nikki Beckett […]