Archive for May, 2011

The Goddess Test

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

The Goddess Test by: Aimee Carter Summary From Goodreads: It’s always been just Kate and her mom—and her mother is dying. Her last wish? To move back to her childhood home. So Kate’s going to start at a new school with no friends, no other family and the fear her mother won’t live past the […]

Sunday Stew

Sunday, May 29th, 2011

Sunday Stew is a Weekly Meme hosted lovingly by Books Devoured.  Feel free to visit and link up and share!  I have been a bit of a slacker here lately and I promise, promise, promise to do better!!  I am hoping that the lazy days of summer (you can all stop laughing) will allow me […]

Playing Hurt Blog Tour

Friday, May 27th, 2011

Thanks to Tara at Ficiton Folio for including me in the Playing Hurt blog tour! PLAYING HURT Star basketball player Chelsea “Nitro” Keyes had the promise of a full ride to college—and everyone’s admiration in her hometown.  But everything changed senior year, when she took a horrible fall during a game. Now a metal plate holds […]

Book Blogger Hop 5/27

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

Happy Summer Vacation for most of us anyway! Book Blogger Hop is a weekly meme hosted by Crazy-For-Books.  It is a great little place to link up, check out new blogs and interact with other book bloggers. This week’s question comes from Britta who blogs at I Like These Books: “What book-to-movie adaption have you […]

Armchair BEA: Blogging Relationships

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011

The suggested topic today through Armchair BEA is about nurturing and maintaining book blogging relationships.  I must say, the relationships formed are my favorite thing lately about blogging.  I live in Oklahoma and just yesterday had a terrible day weather-wise.  I cannot express how touching it was to have an author that I met via […]


Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

I am so excited for Armchair BEA!  I was really hoping to be in New York to experience all that BEA has to offer.  I am not disappointed though, because Armchair BEA is proving to be a good time (and a lot cheaper)!  So, to celebrate Armchair BEA I am going to be giving away […]

Kicking off Armchair BEA! Woohoo!!

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

After many scheduling conflicts and too many snow days my plans to actually attend BEA in New York had to be changed.  I was a bit disappointed as I had heard that if you do one book conference as a blogger, this was the ONE!  I had happened to stumble across the Armchair BEA site […]

Sass and Serendipity ARC Blog Tour

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Product Details for Sass & Serendipity by Jennifer Ziegler Reading Level: Young Adult Hardcover: 384 pages Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers (July 12, 2011) Language: English ISBN-10: 0385738986 ISBN-13: 978-0385738989 Source: ARC provided by Description: (provided by For Daphne, the glass is always half full, a situation is better managed with a […]

TGIF {5}

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

Thanks to Ginger over at GReads for hosting TGIF.  The weeks have been just flying by, but I am grateful that this week I actually was able to get some posts up and at least one book read (review to come soon)… This week’s question is……. Back to the Beginning: What was the first book […]

Original Sin GIVEAWAY!!!

Wednesday, May 11th, 2011

OH MY HECK! Lisa Desrochers is doing another giveaway!  Why?  Because she can!  And I love her for that, because that means one more chance for ME YOU to win not only a copy of her soon-to-be-released (but not soon enough) Original Sin, signed, AND Where She Went, by Gayle Forman, signed.  Can you say […]