Monthly Archives: June 2011

It’s Teaser Tuesday Time

Teaser Tuesday is sponsored by MizB at Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Grab a book you are reading, open to a random page and pull two sentences. Post the book title, author, and page number. No spoilers, please. … Continue reading

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Book v. Movie: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

With the final installment of the Harry Potter movie franchise coming out, we thought it would be fun to revisit the phenomenon with a special edition series of Harry Potter Book v Movie columns. Name of Book: Harry Potter and … Continue reading

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Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

Name of Book: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children By: Ransom Riggs Publisher: Quirk Books Copyright Date: June 7, 2011 Number of Pages: 352 Format: YA Hardback Reason for Reading: Cover Love Rating: A If ever there was a book written … Continue reading

Posted in Fiction, Mystery, paranormal, Posts by Izzy, YA | Tagged , | 21 Comments

Weekly Geeks: Quotables

photo credit The Weekly Geeks prompt: “We all have our favorite bookish quotations. Some well known, and some not so well known. This week for our geeky assignment I thought it would be fun for us to share some of … Continue reading

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Book Review: She’s Not There

Title: She’s Not There: a life in two genders Author:  Jennifer Finney Boylan Publisher:  Broadway Books Copyright Date:  October 2003 Number of Pages:       300 Reason for Reading:   The topic intrigued me Grade:  A Aunt Nora, what would you do if I told you I … Continue reading

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Review: The House Of Mirth

Ecclesiastes 7:4: The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning; but the heart of fools is in the house of mirth. Book Title: The House of Mirth Author: Edith Wharton Original Publication Date: 1905 Edition Read: Penguin, … Continue reading

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Book V. Movie: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

With the final installment of the Harry Potter movie franchise coming out, we thought it would be fun to revisit the phenomenon with a special edition series of Harry Potter Book v Movie columns. Name of Book: Harry Potter and … Continue reading

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