Month: May 2013

Waiting on Wednesday #28: Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo

Waiting on Wednesday #28: Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo

Uncategorized | May 29, 2013

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: Siege and StormAuthor: Leigh BardugoRelease Date: June 4th, 2013Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (Macmillan) Series: The Grisha (#2 of 3)Pages: 448   Darkness never dies.Hunted across the True Sea, haunted by the lives she took on the Fold, Alina must try to make a […]

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ARC Book Review: The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau

ARC Book Review: The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau

Book Reviews | May 26, 2013

The first words that come to mind having finished this book are: hot damn, what a page turner. To be honest, while I am a big dystopia fan, I was sort of losing my faith in the genre. It’s being inundated with bland stories with bad world building and cheap romance. A lot of the ones I was […]

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ARC Book Review: Ink by Amanda Sun

ARC Book Review: Ink by Amanda Sun

Book Reviews | May 23, 2013

It is with a heavy heart that I sit down to write this review. You see, Ink was my most highly anticipated debut. In fact, it was one of my most highly anticipated 2013 releases. A book, set in Japan, about a fantasy world where ink drawings come to life? That sounded like everything I could ever want […]

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Waiting on Wednesday #27: Kinslayer by Jay Kristoff

Waiting on Wednesday #27: Kinslayer by Jay Kristoff

Uncategorized | May 22, 2013

This is a weekly meme, hosted at Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re anticipating.Title: KinslayerAuthor: Jay KristoffRelease Date: September 17th, 2013Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Series: The Lotus War (#2 of 3)Pages: 464   A SHATTERED EMPIREThe mad Shōgun Yoritomo has been assassinated by the Stormdancer Yukiko, and the threat of civil war looms over the Shima Imperium. The […]

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Book Review: Doctor Who: Shroud of Sorrow by Tommy Donbavand

Book Review: Doctor Who: Shroud of Sorrow by Tommy Donbavand

Book Reviews | May 19, 2013

If you happen to follow me on Twitter, you would know by now that Doctor Who has taken over my life pretty much. So when I saw the beautiful New Series Adventures books in Waterstones in London back in March, it took all my self-control not to buy them. Alas, since then, the obsession has only grown, especially […]

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Book Nerd Problems #10: E-Books and E-Readers, YAY or NAY?

Book Nerd Problems #10: E-Books and E-Readers, YAY or NAY?

Uncategorized | May 18, 2013

This is a periodic discussion feature here at Snuggly Oranges about the many problems one can run into as a book nerd.#10. E-Books and E-Readers, YAY or NAY?I’m not sure this topic has been fully exhausted yet in the book blogging world, but I do always like giving my own view on things. So today I want to […]

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