Feb 09
That’s what HE said Thursday- February 9, 2017

That’s what HE said Thursday- February 9, 2017

We are hosting a meme called: That’s what HE said Thursday. For more info on what this meme is all about click here. We will be doing our posts once a month rather than weekly. The Linky will be open all year long and you are welcome to continue doing your post weekly and linking them up.   Lynn’s Quote: I fell in love with you, smartass, because you were one of us—because you weren’t afraid of me, and you decided to end your spectacular victory by throwing that piece of bone at Amarantha like a javelin. I felt Cassian’s spirit beside… Read more »

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Feb 05
Chat Between Chapters: Characters who should have Ended up with Someone Else

Chat Between Chapters: Characters who should have Ended up with Someone Else

 Let’s chat about those characters who should have ended up with someone else. What ship should have sank? Who did someone end up with by mistake, in our opinion?  Julie: I’m gonna have to go with Abby and Travis on this one, from . Those two… are a disaster. The whole story is a mess. They do not need to be together. But that’s gonna be my unpopular opinion.   Lynn: Hah! Julie, that’s a good one! I’m afraid my selection is going to be equally unpopular. I’m going with Four and Tris from . I really think Four loved… Read more »

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Feb 02
Chapter Break Bingo – January 2017 Completed Cards

Chapter Break Bingo – January 2017 Completed Cards

Alright everyone, did you fill out your Bookish Bingo Cards? Share your cards, and link up your posts below! 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 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…. Read more »

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Feb 01
Chapter Break Bingo – February 2017

Chapter Break Bingo – February 2017

Welcome to the easiest challenge you’ll find all year! Read books. Mark off squares. That’s all it takes to participate in Bookish 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… Read more »

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Jan 31
Halfway Hunted Audiobook Tour Review

Halfway Hunted Audiobook Tour Review

Author: Terry Maggert Narrator: Erin Spencer Length: 6h 56m Publisher: Terry Maggert⎮2016 Genre: Paranormal Release date: November 10, 2016 Welcome to Halfway; where the waffles are golden, the moon is silver, and magic is just around every corner. A century old curse is broken, releasing Exit Wainwright, an innocent man trapped alone in time. Lost and in danger, he enlists Carlie, Gran, and their magic to find the warlock who sentenced him to a hundred years of darkness. The hunter becomes the hunted when Carlie’s spells awaken a cold-blooded killer intent on adding another pelt to their gruesome collection: hers…. Read more »

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Jan 27
Book Review – Illuminae (The Illuminae Files #1)

Book Review – Illuminae (The Illuminae Files #1)

Illuminae by Amie Kaufman, Jay Kristoff Series: The Illuminae Files #1 Publisher: Random House Children’s Books Date Published: October 20th 2015 Genres: Action & Adventure, Love & Romance, Science Fiction, Survival Stories, Young Adult Format: Audiobook Pages: 608 Audiobook Length: 11 hours 41 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Johnathon McClain, Lincoln Hoppe, Olivia Taylor Dudley Rating: Description: This morning, Kady thought breaking up with Ezra was the hardest thing she’d have to do. This afternoon, her planet was invaded. The year is 2575, and two rival megacorporations are at war over a planet that’s little more than an ice-covered speck at the… Read more »

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Jan 24
Halfway Bitten Audiobook Tour Review

Halfway Bitten Audiobook Tour Review

Author: Terry Maggert Narrator: Erin Spencer Length: 7h 19m Publisher: Terry Maggert⎮2016 Genre: Paranormal Release date: May 23, 2016 The circus came to Halfway, and they brought the weird. When clowns, vampires, and corpses start piling up in town, Carlie has to break away from her boyfriend, Wulfric, to bring her witchy skills to the table- or grill, as the case may be. When the body of a young woman washes up in the lake, it unleashes a spiral of mystery that will bring Carlie, Gran, and Wulfric into a storm of magical warfare. Spells will fly. Curses will rain…. Read more »

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Jan 22
Chat Between Chapters: Books we are excited about in 2017

Chat Between Chapters: Books we are excited about in 2017

 What books are we all looking forward to in 2017? Share your excitement!  Julie: I know I’m living under a rock and all, and also trying to read my shelves dangit, but I am looking forward to some releases in 2017 as well. Check out this awesome list of upcoming books though! DANG. One such looking forward to release is the next Charlie Davidson book. Later this month. SOON my pretty! I have an Audible credit with your name on it. There’s also a new coming out this year, but honestly I’m kind of skeptical and maybe a bit burned… Read more »

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Jan 20
Book Review – Graceling (Graceling Realm #1)

Book Review – Graceling (Graceling Realm #1)

Graceling by Kristin Cashore Series: Graceling Realm #1 Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Date Published: 2008 Genres: Action & Adventure, Fantasy & Magic, Young Adult Format: Audiobook Pages: 471 Audiobook Length: 12 hours 31 minutes Audiobook Narrator: Chelsea Mixon, David Baker, Zachary Exton Rating: Description: Kristin Cashore’s best-selling, award-winning fantasy Graceling tells the story of the vulnerable yet strong Katsa, a smart, beautiful teenager who lives in a world where selected people are given a Grace, a special talent that can be anything from dancing to swimming. Katsa’s is killing. As the king’s niece, she is forced to use her extreme… Read more »

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Jan 19
What Books Taught Us – Alien Invasion

What Books Taught Us – Alien Invasion

Have you checked out our various Features pages lately? Julie and I are all about Features posts. (Who doesn’t need an occasional break from reviews?) In this feature post, we will be discussing What Books Taught Us. And no, we don’t mean cooking, crafting, or organizing. We are talking about serious, useful skills. Like how to survive an alien invasion.  We want to make sure all of our readers are prepared! Whether it’s little grey beings or scary monsters crawling out of people’s torsos, we need know how to survive alien invaders. Here are some lessons we’ve learned from books…. Read more »

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