Archive for September, 2011

Welcome Nathan Everett!

Monday, September 26th, 2011

So happy to have Nathan Everett stopping by the blog today!  I met Nathan back in May during Armchair BEA and am so glad he was able to stop by the blog and give us a guest post.  One of my favorite things to know about authors is what goes on in their head when […]


Friday, September 23rd, 2011

It’s here! It’s here! BANNED BOOKS WEEK is finally here! A great big THANK YOU to Kathy from I Am A Reader, Not A Writer and Jen from I Read Banned Books for hosting this week’s Banned Book Hop. I don’t know about you, but when I was a teenager if I heard ‘banned book’, […]

Frost by Marianna Baer

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

Frost by: Marianna Baer Thank you to Me, My Shelf and I for including me in your ARC tour! Summary: (from Goodreads) Leena Thomas’s senior year at boarding school begins with a shock: Frost House, her cozy dorm of close friends, has been assigned an unexpected roommate: confrontational, eccentric Celeste Lazar. But while Leena’s anxiety […]

Haunting Violet

Sunday, September 18th, 2011

Hardcover, 352 pages Published:  June 21st 2011 by Walker Childrens ISBN:  080279839X ISBN13:  9780802798398 Primary language:  English Original title:  Haunting Violet url: Source:  ARC Tour from I Read Banned Books Summary: (from Goodreads) Violet Willoughby doesn’t believe in ghosts. But they believe in her. After spending years participating in her mother’s elaborate ruse as […]

The Willows: Haven Blog Tour and Giveaway

Sunday, September 18th, 2011

The Willows: Haven The Willows #1 Author: Hope Collier Pages: 233 (eBook) Publisher: Soul Fire Press Source: Blog Tour through A Tale Of Many Reviews Summary: (from Goodreads) When tragedy strikes, seventeen year-old Ashton Blake sets out on a cross-country road trip, leaving the comforts of Malibu for the mountains of Kentucky. Along the way, […]

Beauty Queens

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

BEAUTY QUEENS by Libba Bray A special thank to Jen at I Read Banned Books for sharing her ARC! Summary from Goodreads: The fifty contestants in the Miss Teen Dream pageant thought this was going to be a fun trip to the beach, where they could parade in their state-appropriate costumes and compete in front […]

Blogger Interview BBAW Day 2

Monday, September 12th, 2011

This week during Book Blogger Appreciation Week we were given the opportunity to interview a fellow book blogger.  I personally think that the best part of blogging is the people that you meet!  What I think is also pretty awesome is when I come across a teen who blogs about what they love to read. […]

BBAW 2011 Day 1

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Today is the first day of Book Blogger Appreciation Week and the topic of today is… highlighting bloggers that have made book blogging a unique experience for you… **DISCLAIMER**  While I have mentioned a few bloggers in my post, there are still many unnamed bloggers that I appreciate and enjoy.  I just wanted to highlight […]

Sunday Stew {8}

Saturday, September 10th, 2011

Happy Sunday! Welcome for the Sunday Stew, a weekly meme graciously hosted by Shannon over at Books Devoured. It’s a great way to take a look at what other blogs have going on around them and I find it usually introduces me to some great people and happenings around the web! Feel free to pop […]


Monday, September 5th, 2011

First off, little princess was so excited to read all of her birthday wishes!  Let me tell you, it amazing how excited a seven-year-old gets over the little things.  I also wanted to take an opportunity to say thank you as well.  Summer has been crazy busy and I appreciate you taking the time to […]