Hoppity hop Galore #3: Dinner with…

Categories: #FF, book blog hop, meme
Feature & Follow Friday: This is a blog hop hosted by Parajunkee and Alison Can Read. This week's blogs to follow are In which Ems reviews books… & Reading in the Corner.Q: If you could have dinner with your favorite book character, who would you eat with and what would you serve?...a vampire, of course, is my first option. I'd love to have Eric Northman for dinner, I mean, as a guest, you know...What would be on the menu would be like a buffet of blood; fairy, half-fairy, some other magical creatures, all types of human from all over Read more [...]

Review: Running Wide Open by Lisa Nowak @Lisa_Nowak

Categories: 4 butterflies, action, bildungsroman, contemporary, RBR, review, ya
    Running Wide OpenLisa Nowak; Kindle EditionPublished June 5th 2011 by Webfoot Publishing (first published January 5th 2011)Cody Everett has a temper as hot as the flashpoint of racing fuel, and it's landed him at his uncle's trailer, a last-chance home before military school. But how can he take the guy seriously when he calls himself Race, eats Twinkies for breakfast, and pals around with rednecks who drive in circles every Saturday night?What Cody doesn't expect is for the arrangement to work. Or for Race to become the friend and mentor Read more [...]

In my Mailbox #2

Categories: book blog hop, in my mailbox, meme
Totally forgot to do this Monday; I'd made a plan of doing IMM on Monday,s but here's to my fabulous planning tactics and how things tend to go once you've made a schedule for things. Anyways, since my previous IMM aka #1 (impressive, I know 😛 ),  I've gotten these delightful goodies:Won in giveaway (For the Love of Reading ):Books on tour: NetGalley uber-awesome-looking yum-ificent ARC:Shopaholic cred-card-d00m acton:Cred-card says: I'm getting really close to , buuut what can you do..Anyways, I've made a pledge now that I will (hopefully) not Read more [...]

Review: Heart of Glass by Christy Hayes

Categories: 5 butterflies, Christy Hayes, contemporary, RBR, review, romance
     Heart of GlassChristy Hayes; Kindle EditionPublished June 2nd 2011 by Christy HayesWhen magazine writer Kate Donovan is assigned to profile the building and architectural firm of her first and only love, she heads back to the South Carolina Low Country to face the demons she left behind. Nothing about Danny Flannery's life is what Kate thought it would be, and as the truth is revealed she longs for a big fat do-over.Danny's made a success of his building firm but is hesitant to participate in a flashy magazine spread. He's dead-set against Read more [...]

Read-a-thon time!! 24 hours reading marathon ~ Ze End

Categories: 24h, dewey's, read-a-thon
So, it has ended. A few hours ago, but now is when I managed to solve my issues and get back to the PC. Anyways, I'll declare I LOVED this read-a-thon, and had a lot of fun. Here's the wrap-up meme:1. Which hour was most daunting for you?~ I'd say hour 13, because about that time my internet connection started going wonky, and no matter what I tried to do, it didn't get back to normal; the notice kept popping up on my screen, and it annoyed to no end, considering I was reading on my PC when it happened. I was already dead tired, when the read-a-thon Read more [...]

Review: Shapes in the Mist (A Vetala Cycle Novel) by G.R. Yeates

Categories: 5 butterflies, G.R.Yeates, historical, horror, RBR, review
     Shapes in the Mist (A Vetala Cycle Novel)G.R. Yeates; Kindle EditionPublished August 21st 2011London’s most notorious murderer walks its streets once more.Whitechapel, 1917. Jerry Reinhart, an American fighter-pilot, returns to London to convalesce after losing an aerial joust with the German ace, Baron von Richtofen. Sick and unstable, he loses himself in the seedy streets, unaware that he has brought back something unspeakable with him from the Western Front. Something that begins to take on the shape of a killer who was never caught. Read more [...]