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The February #TBR Challenge: Grave Phantoms by Jenn Bennett

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Wendy the Super Librarian hosts this reading challenge that asks you to dip into your TBR pile from waaaay back in order to find some potential gems. Once a month participants pulls a long-neglected book out of their TBR (To-Be-Read) piles, read it, and provide “commentary” on that book on the 3rd Wednesday of the… Read More ›

2015 TBR Challenge #1: Last Call by Alice Clayton

This is Month #1 of the 2015 TBR Reading Challenge, as hosted by Wendy the Super Librarian. This month’s challenge topic had to do with ‘short & sweet’ books, so I decided to go for two birds with one stone and pick something from both TBR piles – to be read and reviewed.  Simon and Caroline are back… Read More ›

Wendy’s TBR Pile – More than One Challenge

This month’s TBR challenge was to read an author who has more than one book in the TBR pile. Unfortunately, I have several that fit the bill for this one!  However, after running through the options, I settled upon Eloisa James and her fairy tale series – As You Wish, a duo logy with “Seduced… Read More ›

Wendy’s TBR Challenge 2013: I Didn’t Know About You…

Had a good time, every time I went out Romance was a thing, I kidded about How could I know about love I didn’t know about you…. ~ Ella Fitzgerald, “I Didn’t Know About You” This month’s challenge was to find an author who was new-to-me in some way. When you consider the size of my TBR… Read More ›

Wendy’s TBR Challenge 2013: Catching Up With Lost Series

TBR Challenge: Series Catch-Up (pick a book from a series you’re behind on reading) – This month’s challenge was to find a book from a series that you had not yet caught up on reading. Huh. Trust me, there’s a plethora of choices for this one, that’s for sure. The Book & All the Details: I… Read More ›

Wendy’s TBR Challenge 2013: When Friends Recommend…

This month’s challenge was to finally read something that had been recommended to you. I chose something that has come up again and again – Charlotte Featherstone’s “Addicted”. It’s been on my e-reader for a while, but I haven’t actually read it  – until now. Friends since childhood, Anais Darnby and Lindsay Markham have long… Read More ›

Read-along Challenge Review & Summary: Silence by Michelle Sagara King

Michele from Just a Lil’ Lost and I met up with our friend Chandra to discuss Silence by Michelle Sagara West. We had some pretty interesting thoughts about this one … don’t forget to link up your review below! It began in the graveyard…  Ever since her boyfriend Nathan had died in a tragic accident, Emma… Read More ›

The Readalong Challenge Review: Eve by Anna Carey

Apparently WordPress decided to take control of my blog, and has been holding back my read-along posts (what? you don’t like my views, WordPress?). At any rate, I’ll post the December review & wrap-up together today, and the January review and wrap-up for Silence tomorrow. Sorry about the glitch, and don’t forget to post your reviews… Read More ›

Wendy’s TBR Challenge 2013: Short and Oh So Sweet…

… Or, how I learned to love the well-written novella. For my first challenge in Wendy the Super Librarian’s TBR challenge, I decided to make life easy on myself and go with her selected theme of “We Love Short Shorts” (short stories, novellas and category romances). To help me along, I had a number of wonderful… Read More ›

Review: Variant by Robison Wells

Benson Fisher thought a scholarship to Maxfield Academy would be the ticket out of his dead-end life. He was wrong. Now he’s trapped in a school that’s surrounded by a razor-wire fence. A school where video cameras monitor his every move. Where there are no adults. Where the kids have split into groups in order… Read More ›

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