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 […]

Stacking The Shelves (4)

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 (3)

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 are your top five favourite book covers of all time? Oh boy, COVERS! I […]

Mini Review: I Could Pee On This by Francesco Marciuliano

Publisher: Chronicle Books Publishing Date: August 15 2012 Genre: Poetry, Humour Format: Hardcover Page count: 112 My rating: This little book of poetry delighted me. I mean, it’s written by cats! How awesome is that? We are treated to such gems as ‘I Lick Your Nose,’ ‘Some of My Best Friends Are Dogs’ and ‘That Top Shelf’. It’s way […]

Waiting on Eve & Adam by Katherine Applegate & Michael Grant (3)

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: Eve & Adam by Michael Grant and Katherine Applegate Expected publication: October 2nd 2012 […]