Category Archives: 2012

Speak out against Bullying ~ Spread ❤, not Hate!

Categories: 2012, book blog hop, events
I loved this idea as soon as K.C. Neal filled me in about it, and it brings me great joy to be a part of this. If you'll read her sign-up post and find you're like-minded, it's never too late to join in, even if this event in itself is over. You can have a February 3rd every day, you know? It's all up to each of us :)I've been putting a lot thought into this, into what I wanted to say. Bullying is something that grates so my first impulse when talking about it is to get worked up - it's an impulse I always fight and overcome. Because bullying the Read more [...]

A Winter’s Respite Read-a-Thon Starting Line

Categories: 2012, a winter's respite, read-a-thon, the true book addict
Hey guys! We're at the starting line of my first read-a-thon of the year, and I wanna thank Michelle for making it happen. I'm a really big fan of read-a-thons, they're my way of slipping in my I-wanna-read-this list into my reading. If you wanna join us visit this starting line post and do so, it's a great read-a-thon and it'll have a lot of giveaway prizes, mini-challenges and stuff. Don't miss out!I'll use this chance to catch up with some of the books of 2011, titles I've been meaning to read for a while but haven't gotten to it yet.So here's Read more [...]

I declare January to be NetGalley Month! #NetGalleyMonth

Categories: 2012, challenge, netgalley
I have been beating around the bush, so to speak, about writing up this post for a while now, and today, in my flu-ridden brains, I finally realized it was high time to finally do it. Thereby, here it is, lol.There are a few TBR netgalleys patiently waiting for me, I've already read 4 so far, w00t w00t! It's impressive, shut up, lol.Will update how many I've read when the month ends, lol. Should I post up a list here or something? Yeah, let's do that. So here are the books in the order in which I've read them:Crave by Melissa DarnellSaving June Read more [...]

Top 10 Books I’m Looking Forward to in 2012

Categories: 2012, looking forward to, titles, top x
Hey guys! This is our first stop in the Top 10 of 2011 extravaganza, a great event put together by Jess @ Confessions of a Bookaholic, Rach @ Fiktshun, Jaime & Patricia @ Two Chicks on Books and Lisa @ A Life Bound By Books. We'll go through 5 days of top 10 for 2011, and since I'm loving lists generally, this is great fun for me.So, today's the last Top 10 of the year (lol), and it is...Top 10 Books I'm Looking Forward to in 20121. Asylum by K.A.Tucker (have the ARC but haven't read it yet *sigh*)2. The Darkest Seduction by Gena Showalter 3. The Read more [...]

Book Chick City’s 100+ Books In A Year Reading Challenge 2012!

Categories: 100+ books in a year, 2012, bcc, challenge
Yes, I am signing up for it again!!I did fill the BCC 100+ Books In A Year Reading Challenge 2011 already, read some 130 books up to date (in 6 months, since I really got into it in like July xDDD) and still counting, so I'm totally signing up again this year. Don't give me that look, it fits with my other 2012 challenges as well and yes, I am a bit of a challenge fangirl xDDDSo for this year we'll wait it out until it starts, you know, so I can put here the Goodreads widget for it again and we'll check my progress easily. Have you guys signed up Read more [...]

2012 TBR PILE Reading Challenge

Categories: 2012, challenge, tbr pile reading challenge
Hosts: Evie from Bookish -  @SeoEvieNicole from All I Ever Read -  @NicoleabouttownBonnie from Hands and Home -  @HandsHomeBlogDonna from Book Passion For Life -  @BookPforLifeCaitlin from WatchYA Reading -  @caitlingssRie from Mission To Read -  @missiontoreadVicky from Books, Biscuits & Tea - @alouetteuette Christa from Hooked On Books -  @ChristasBooksJenna from Fans Of Fiction -  @fansoffictionAngel from Mermaids Vision -  @mermaidvisionsThis is something I'd already planned on doing so this Read more [...]