Month: April 2013

Book Nerd Problems #8: Creative Shelving

Book Nerd Problems #8: Creative Shelving

Uncategorized | April 27, 2013

This is a periodic discussion feature here at Snuggly Oranges about the many problems one can run into as a book nerd.#8. Creative ShelvingOne thing that makes me really sad actually to be a book nerd right NOW is that I live in one room, and that totally limits the space I have for books. I keep buying […]

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ARC Book Review: September Girls by Bennett Madison

ARC Book Review: September Girls by Bennett Madison

Book Reviews | April 26, 2013

No. No no no no no. No no. No. This book is one of the worst I have ever read. Hell, it may well be the worst. Save yourself the inevitable frustration and disappointment of reading this book. Please. Do yourself a favor. Let me tell you why. Cue my longest review ever. After only 15%, my gut […]

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Wainting on Wednesday #23: The Originals by Cat Patrick

Wainting on Wednesday #23: The Originals by Cat Patrick

Uncategorized | April 24, 2013

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: The OriginalsAuthor: Cat PatrickRelease Date: May 7th, 2013Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young ReadersPages: 304   A riveting new story from Cat Patrick, author of Forgotten and Revived.17-year-olds Lizzie, Ella, and Betsey Best grew up as identical triplets… until they discovered a shocking family secret. They’re […]

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ARC Book Review: Transparent by Natalie Whipple

ARC Book Review: Transparent by Natalie Whipple

Book Reviews | April 21, 2013

Let me start by saying that the tagline “X-Men meets the Godfather” is cruelly misleading. Of course, we should know that with taglines by now, but they’re still deceptive. The inherent action and intrigue implied by that tagline is really only present in the first 10% and the last 10%. What do we have in the middle? A […]

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Book Nerd Problems #7: The Mid-Series Novella

Book Nerd Problems #7: The Mid-Series Novella

Uncategorized | April 19, 2013

This is a periodic discussion feature here at Snuggly Oranges about the many problems one can run into as a book nerd.#7. The Mid-Series NovellaI’m sorry for my recent absence with Book Nerd Problems, but I’m back, and hopefully I can keep up this time. I think everybody and their mother has covered this topic in any kind […]

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Book Review: Ultraviolet by R.J. Anderson

Book Review: Ultraviolet by R.J. Anderson

Book Reviews | April 18, 2013

Ultraviolet is one of those books that I saw everywhere. All of my blogging friends and people I follow loved it, pretty much. So it was on my radar for a while, but I kept putting it off because… I was scared. Scared it wouldn’t live up to my expectations. But I will never do that again. This […]

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Waiting on Wednesday #22: Invisibility by Andrea Cremer and David Levithan

Waiting on Wednesday #22: Invisibility by Andrea Cremer and David..

Uncategorized | April 17, 2013

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: InvisibilityAuthor: Andrea Cremer and David LevithanRelease Date: May 7th, 2013Publisher: Philomel (Penguin)Pages: 358   Stephen has been invisible for practically his whole life — because of a curse his grandfather, a powerful cursecaster, bestowed on Stephen’s mother before Stephen was born. So when Elizabeth […]

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