Posts By: Lynn

Apr 02
Chapter Break Bingo – April 2016

Chapter Break Bingo – April 2016

We are starting a new feature for 2016. Monthly Book Bingo! Play along with us! Here are the rules: Each month we will upload a new bingo card. You download the bingo card and mark off squares as you read books each month. At the end of the month, we will post our own bingo cards. Link up your post or post your own bingo card in the comments. The monthly winner will be the person with the most marked squares. None of that across, diagonal, up and down, corners stuff. Just the number of squares. Be sure to include… Read more »

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Mar 31
Book Review – Ruby Red (Ruby Red Trilogy #1)

Book Review – Ruby Red (Ruby Red Trilogy #1)

Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier Series: Ruby Red Trilogy #1 Publisher: Henry Holt and Company (BYR) Date Published: May 10th 2011 Genres: Fantasy & Magic, Historical Fiction, Love & Romance, Time Travel, Young Adult Format: Hardcover Pages: 336 Rating: Description: Gwyneth Shepherd’s sophisticated, beautiful cousin Charlotte has been prepared her entire life for traveling through time. But unexpectedly, it is Gwyneth who in the middle of class takes a sudden spin to a different era! Gwyneth must now unearth the mystery of why her mother would lie about her birth date to ward off suspicion about her ability, brush up… Read more »

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Mar 30
Chapter Break Bingo – March 2016 Completed Cards

Chapter Break Bingo – March 2016 Completed Cards

Alright everyone, did you fill out your Bookish Bingo Cards? Share your cards, and link up your posts below! February’s Bingo is all about the romance books, and the book boyfriends we all love. Plus, we’ve added a Shelf Love square for everyone participating in that challenge as well. Recap of the rules: Each month we will upload a new bingo card. You download the bingo card and mark off squares as you read books each month. At the end of the month, we will post our own bingo cards. Link up your post or post your own bingo card… Read more »

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Mar 25
Book Review – Vampire Academy Series

Book Review – Vampire Academy Series

Vampire Academy Series by Richelle Mead Series: Vampire Academy 1-6 Publisher: Razorbill Date Published: 2007 – 2010 Genres: Fantasy, Paranormal, Romance, Urban Fantasy, Vampires, Young Adult Format: eBook Pages: 2,688 Rating: Description: Enter the complete saga of the international #1 bestselling Vampire Academy series by Richelle Mead. Lissa Dragomir is a Moroi princess: a mortal vampire with an unbreakable bond to the earth’s magic. The powerful blend of human and vampire blood that flows through Rose Hathaway, Lissa’s best friend, makes her a Dhampir. Rose is dedicated to a dangerous life of protecting Lissa from the Strigoi, who are hell-bent… Read more »

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Mar 18
Book Review – Lord John and the Brotherhood of the Blade (Lord John Grey #2)

Book Review – Lord John and the Brotherhood of the Blade (Lord John Grey #2)

Lord John and the Brotherhood of the Blade by Diana Gabaldon Series: Lord John Grey #2 Publisher: Delacorte Press Date Published: 2007 Genres: Historical Format: Audiobook Pages: 494 Audiobook Length: 15 hours 31 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Jeff Woodman Rating: Description: In her much-anticipated new novel, theNew York Times bestselling author of the Outlander saga brings back one of her most compelling characters: Lord John Grey—soldier, gentleman, and no mean hand with a blade. Here Diana Gabaldon brilliantly weaves together the strands of Lord John’s secret and public lives—a shattering family mystery, a love affair with potentially disastrous consequences, and a… Read more »

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Mar 11
Book Review – Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School #1)

Book Review – Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School #1)

Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger Series: Finishing School #1 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Date Published: February 5th 2013 Genres: Action & Adventure, Girls & Women, Historical, Manners & Etiquette, Robots, Steampunk, Young Adult Format: Audiobook Pages: 320 Audiobook Length: 8 hours, 55 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Moira Quirk Rating: Description: It’s one thing to learn to curtsy properly. It’s quite another to learn to curtsy and throw a knife at the same time. Welcome to Finishing School. Fourteen-year-old Sophronia is a great trial to her poor mother. Sophronia is more interested in dismantling clocks and climbing trees… Read more »

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Mar 04
Bookish Chat – Winter (Lunar Chronicles #4)

Bookish Chat – Winter (Lunar Chronicles #4)

Winter by Marissa Meyer Series: Lunar Chronicles #4 Publisher: Macmillan Date Published: November 10th 2015 Genres: Adaptations, Fairy Tales & Folklore, Science Fiction, Young Adult Format: Audiobook Pages: 832 Audiobook Length: 23 hours 30 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Rebecca Soler Rating: Description: The #1 New York Times Bestselling Series! Princess Winter is admired by the Lunar people for her grace and kindness, and despite the scars that mar her face, her beauty is said to be even more breathtaking than that of her stepmother, Queen Levana. Winter despises her stepmother, and knows Levana won’t approve of her feelings for her childhood… Read more »

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Mar 03
Book Review – Storm (Elemental #1)

Book Review – Storm (Elemental #1)

Storm by Brigid Kemmerer Series: Elemental #1 Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corporation Date Published: 2012 Genres: Fantasy & Magic, Love & Romance, Paranormal, Young Adult Format: eBook Pages: 407 Rating: Description: Earth, Fire, Air, Water – they have more power than you dream. Ever since her ex-boyfriend spread those lies about her, Becca Chandler is suddenly getting all the guys—all the ones shedoesn’t want. Then she saves Chris Merrick from a beating in the school parking lot. Chris is different. Way different: he can control water—just like his brothers can control fire, wind, and earth. They’re powerful. Dangerous. Marked for death…. Read more »

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Mar 02
Chapter Break Bingo – March 2016

Chapter Break Bingo – March 2016

We are starting a new feature for 2016. Monthly Book Bingo! Play along with us! Here are the rules: Each month we will upload a new bingo card. You download the bingo card and mark off squares as you read books each month. At the end of the month, we will post our own bingo cards. Link up your post or post your own bingo card in the comments. The monthly winner will be the person with the most marked squares. None of that across, diagonal, up and down, corners stuff. Just the number of squares. Be sure to include… Read more »

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Feb 29
Chapter Break Bingo – February 2016 Completed Cards

Chapter Break Bingo – February 2016 Completed Cards

Alright everyone, did you fill out your Bookish Bingo Cards? Share your cards, and link up your posts below! February’s Bingo is all about the romance books, and the book boyfriends we all love. Plus, we’ve added a Shelf Love square for everyone participating in that challenge as well. Recap of the rules: Each month we will upload a new bingo card. You download the bingo card and mark off squares as you read books each month. At the end of the month, we will post our own bingo cards. Link up your post or post your own bingo card… Read more »

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