Month: June 2013

Monthly Digest: June 2013

Monthly Digest: June 2013

Uncategorized | June 30, 2013

June 2013: the month of good reads and interviews…I’m finally joining in on this trend of having a monthly wrap-up. Why? Well I like summaries of stuff, and I’d like to share little real-life tidbits in a post like this as well. Let me know what you think though, if this is a feature worth adding.In June, I read […]

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Book Review: Altered by Jennifer Rush

Book Review: Altered by Jennifer Rush

Book Reviews | June 29, 2013

Altered came to my notice with only the highest recommendations from Amber (and Judith), and thus there was a considerable amount of hype and expectations built up for me. Did the book meet those expectations? Not entirely. However, all the same, Altered is an action-packed thrill ride with some pretty awesome characters. I did enjoy it immensely. One thing really […]

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Book Nerd Problems #13: Book Borrowing Etiquette

Book Nerd Problems #13: Book Borrowing Etiquette

Uncategorized | June 28, 2013

This is a periodic discussion feature here at Snuggly Oranges about the many problems one can run into as a book nerd.#13. Book Borrowing EtiquetteAs you probably know by now, this week, I borrowed Vampire Academy from Judith. At a certain point, I mentioned to her that I would very much have liked to throw the book across the room. But, […]

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Book Review: Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead

Book Review: Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead

Book Reviews | June 27, 2013

I start this review with the utmost trepidation because… well here’s a book that pretty much every YA reader on the planet loves. It has crazy amounts of crazy fans and, well, I didn’t think it was fantastic. It wasn’t bad either. It did make me want to bash my head against the wall at some points (we’ll get […]

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Debut-a-Thon Goals & Updates

Debut-a-Thon Goals & Updates

Uncategorized | June 26, 2013

It’s time! It’s time! I’m super excited to be participating in my first ever read-a-thon, hosted by my bookish twin, Amber. You can read all about the event here and the schedule here. It’s just past midnight here, so I can get cracking! The event lasts until 23:59 on June 30th. I will be updating this post throughout […]

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Waiting on Wednesday #32: Tumble & Fall by Alexandra Coutts

Waiting on Wednesday #32: Tumble & Fall by Alexandra Coutts

Uncategorized | June 26, 2013

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: Tumble & FallAuthor: Alexandra CouttsRelease Date: September 17th, 2013Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Macmillan)Pages: 384   A novel about the end of days full of surprising beginningsThe world is living in the shadow of oncoming disaster. An asteroid is set to strike the earth in just one week’s time; catastrophe is […]

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Top Ten Tuesday #17: Top Ten Books I’ve Read So Far In 2013

Top Ten Tuesday #17: Top Ten Books I’ve Read So Far In 2013

Uncategorized | June 25, 2013

This is a meme from The Broke and the Bookish. For info about the topics and how to participate, click here.Top Ten Books I’ve Read So Far In 2013I’ve been so excited for this topic, guys, like you wouldn’t believe. I mean, I love being a book pusher. It makes me quite happy. So anyway, since I am an OCD […]

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ARC Book Review: After Eden by Helen Douglas

ARC Book Review: After Eden by Helen Douglas

Book Reviews | June 23, 2013

Oh dear. After Eden, what can I say? Perhaps I can start with that I should have known better. I was tempted by the time traveling, the starry cover, which all hint to the kind of sci-fi I easily fall for. But I should have paid more attention to the obvious instalove inherent in the synopsis. I should […]

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