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The Week in Review:July 1-8, 2012

In My Mailbox Long Night Dance by Betsy James, which I have just begun reading today. I received books two and three in the Seeker Chronicles from Paperback Swap ages ago, … Continue reading

July 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Week in Review: June 17-24, 2012

Special Events Half-Price Books was holding their massive annual book sale down at the fair grounds in Indianapolis over the weekend, so I was able to pick up some pretty … Continue reading

June 26, 2012 · 4 Comments

Teaser Thursday: Feed by Mira Grant

It’s Teaser Thursday! To participate, open a book you’re currently reading to a random page and choose a couple of sentences  or a passage to share, though be careful to … Continue reading

May 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Books that Rock: Insurgent by Veronica Roth (Book Two in the Divergent trilogy)

One choice can transform you—or it can destroy you. But every choice has consequences, and as unrest surges in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to … Continue reading

May 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Week in Review: April 15-22 2012

Hello, friends! It’s been a good long while since I’ve done one of these posts, but never has a week been so full of exciting book AND music happenings that … Continue reading

April 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Books that Rock: Graffiti Moon by Cath Crowley

It’s the end of Year 12. Lucy’s looking for Shadow, the graffiti artist everyone talks about. His work is all over the city, but he is nowhere. Ed, the last … Continue reading

February 20, 2012 · 1 Comment

Books That Rock: The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

Some race to win. Others race to survive. It happens at the start of every November: the Scorpio Races. Riders attempt to keep hold of their water horses long enough … Continue reading

January 31, 2012 · Leave a comment