Month: May 2014

ARC Book Review: Otherbound by Corinne Duyvis

ARC Book Review: Otherbound by Corinne Duyvis

Book Reviews | May 30, 2014

When I heard about Otherbound, it instantly went on my must-read list. I mean, it’s a diverse as all hell standalone fantasy book by a Dutch author. Uhhh, yeah, I was all kinds of down for this. Getting the review request made my day. And the book itself? Definitely enjoyable. I suppose where this book is strongest is […]

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Music Match-Up #6: Everneath by Brodi Ashton

Music Match-Up #6: Everneath by Brodi Ashton

Uncategorized | May 29, 2014

Every once in a while, I come across a song that fits perfectly with a book I’ve read. In this new feature, I’ll tell you about them! Everneath series by Brodi Ashton The Books The Everneath series by Brodi Ashton is unquestionably one of my favorite series and one of the very few I’ve ever finished. Okay, so […]

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Book Review: The Geek’s Guide to Dating by Eric Smith

Book Review: The Geek’s Guide to Dating by Eric Smith

Book Reviews | May 28, 2014

Now, I’m not really a non-fiction reader, but with its quirky title, The Geek’s Guide to Dating quickly became a must-read for me. And reading it was an absolutely wonderful experience. I giggled so much. This is just a great book for anyone on the geeky side of the spectrum looking to be entertained. You might just learn […]

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Top Ten Galleys I Hope To Pick Up at BEA 2014

Top Ten Galleys I Hope To Pick Up at BEA 2014

Uncategorized | May 27, 2014

This is a meme from The Broke and the Bookish. For info about the topics and how to participate, click here. It’s almost here! I could have written this post about any aspect about BEA, but I think what’s on most of you readers’ minds is what books will be available there. I’ve been keeping an eye on signing schedules […]

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Book Review: A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

Book Review: A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

Book Reviews | May 26, 2014

I think like everyone else, I was seriously daunted by the size of A Game Of Thrones, in spite of how much I wanted to read it. So yeah, for some I “did it in the wrong order” – I watched the TV series before I read the book. But you know what? I don’t care. I love […]

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Book Haul #10: Pre-BEA Excitement!

Book Haul #10: Pre-BEA Excitement!

Uncategorized | May 24, 2014

GUYS. IT’S ALMOST BEA. I’m here to clean the slate of the books I’ve amassed in the past month, so then you can have one great BEA haul when I return from NYC. My excitement is through the roof guys. I cannot even right now. Likely as you are watching this, I AM ON MY WAY TO NYC. […]

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Book Review: Eon by Alison Goodman

Book Review: Eon by Alison Goodman

Book Reviews | May 23, 2014

Eon is a Chinese mythology-inspired fantasy story involving dragons and genderbending, so obviously when I heard about it, it went on my GAH-MUST-HAVE-THIS-NOW list. Due to its length, I needed some extra persuasion to actually read it, but that’s when I can always count on book club. I breezed through and absolutely adored this story. Right off the […]

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Expectations for NYC/BEA 2014

Expectations for NYC/BEA 2014

Uncategorized | May 22, 2014

So, umm, BEA is happening. We are now ONE WEEK AWAY PEOPLE. ALERT. ALERT. I’m pretty sure all fellow attendees are in full fledged panic mode, packing, getting ready to fly (or drive), and getting way too freaking excited about all the epic bookishness about to go down. I have reached levels of being UNABLE TO CAN, but […]

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