Month: March 2013

Book Review: Where She Went by Gayle Forman

Book Review: Where She Went by Gayle Forman

Book Reviews | March 19, 2013

After the massive disappointment that If I Stay ended up being for me, I was promised, PROMISED I would like Where She Went better. Well. Just like your promises about If I Stay, this sequel wasn’t able to live up to the hype. I apologize in advance for this disjointed review. I’m not sure when I’ve ever felt […]

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Book Nerd Problems #5: The Series Plague

Book Nerd Problems #5: The Series Plague

Uncategorized | March 15, 2013

This is a periodic discussion feature here at Snuggly Oranges about the many problems one can run into as a book nerd.#5. The Series PlagueI don’t know about you guys, but lately I’m quite overwhelmed by all the series in YA. The more I browse through Goodreads, the more I think, “Do stand alones even exist anymore?” Well, […]

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Waiting on Wednesday #17: The Art of Wishing by Lindsay Ribar

Waiting on Wednesday #17: The Art of Wishing by Lindsay Ribar

Uncategorized | March 13, 2013

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: The Art of WishingAuthor: Lindsay RibarRelease Date: March 21st, 2013Publisher: Dial Books For Young Readers (Penguin)Series: The Art of Wishing (#1 of 3) Pages: 314   He can grant her wishes, but only she can save his life.Margo McKenna has a plan for just about everything, from […]

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Book Review: If I Stay by Gayle Forman

Book Review: If I Stay by Gayle Forman

Book Reviews | March 10, 2013

I blame the hype machine. Part of me wants to be really cynical right now and scream, “Keep your opinions to yourselves people!” But in truth, I think this is more of a case of “It’s not you, it’s me.” Don’t get me wrong, this is a good book, for sure. But it never made me gasp, cry, […]

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Book Nerd Problems #4: Social Awkwardness

Book Nerd Problems #4: Social Awkwardness

Uncategorized | March 8, 2013

This is a periodic discussion feature here at Snuggly Oranges about the many problems one can run into as a book nerd.#4. Social AwkwardnessThis week’s Book Nerd Problems is a bit more personal than the last ones. I’m not expecting everyone to relate to this one – man, I’m glad for you if you can’t. But I at […]

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Book Review: Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins

Book Review: Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins

Book Reviews | March 7, 2013

Writing this review may be one of the hardest things in the world because… how do you gush and still sound original when the whole rest of the world has read and loved this book? Their reviews are no doubt much more eloquent than mine. The solution? GIFS. Basically, the following is the result of reading this book: […]

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Waiting on Wednesday #16: Poison by Bridget Zinn

Waiting on Wednesday #16: Poison by Bridget Zinn

Uncategorized | March 6, 2013

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: PoisonAuthor: Bridget ZinnRelease Date: March 12th, 2013Publisher: Disney HyperionPages: 288   Sixteen-year-old Kyra, a highly-skilled potions master, is the only one who knows her kingdom is on the verge of destruction—which means she’s the only one who can save it. Faced with no other choice, […]

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