Monthly Archives: September 2012

Book Review: Anna Dressed in Blood

Name of Book: Anna Dressed in Blood By: Kendare Blake Publisher: Tor Teen Copyright Date: August 30, 2011 Format: YA fiction, paranormal Reason for Reading: my neighbor said i had to read it and promptly handed it over Source: borrowed Rating: B++     The Gist: Cas … Continue reading

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Review: White Teeth

Book Title: White Teeth Author: Zadie Smith Original Publication Date: 2000 Edition Read: 2001 Vintage Total Pages: 448 Genre: Fiction Reason Read: Borrowed from my sister-in-law who promised laughs. Rating: 3 out of 5 Stars “You mean your wife’s not … Continue reading

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GIVEAWAY and Window Shopping Friday – Book Lover’s Edition 3

Today’s window shopping features literature-inspired jewelry, stickers, cuffs and gifts from the Etsy website The Book Fiend.  Full disclosure: I am in no way affiliated with this vendor.  I just really like them and sort of want to be their BFF … Continue reading

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Book Review: Death of a Cozy Writer

Author: G.M. Malliet Publisher: Midnight Ink, 2008 Genre: Mystery series Award: 2008 Agatha Award for Best First Novel My Rating: A Summary from the publisher: From deep in the heart of his eighteenth century English manor house, millionaire Sir Adrian … Continue reading

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Review: Nightlife

Name of the Book: Nightlife By: Rob Thurman Published by: ROC Penguin Group Copyright: 2006 Number of Pages: 339 Source: Half-Price books Reason for Reading: Recommended Rating: A++ and then some Several people who know my reading tastes recommended this series … Continue reading

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In Which Faith Gives Away a Book and Does a Brief Review

First things first: I had two comments last week, and Emma Meade is our winner! Emma, if you will send me your e-mail address, I will send your e-gift cert. Please let me know if you want it from Barnes … Continue reading

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Book Review: Death (Deck of Lies)

Name of Book: Death (Deck of Lies) By: Jade Varden Publisher: self-published Copyright Date: 2012 Format: fiction Reason for Reading: to continue the series (disclosure: although the first two books in the series were given to me free from the author, I purchased this book. Immediately … Continue reading

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I’m Ba-ack!

Wow. It’s been a dang long time since I posted here, hasn’t it? It’s not for lack of reading, because I’ve read plenty of books, some good, some bad, most somewhere in between. I even wrote a short novella and … Continue reading

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What We Did Last Summer – The Classic Bribe Wrap-Up

Image Credit Faster than Usain Bolt in the 100 Meters, the summer season has passed us by. Which is always a real bummer for me. I love the pretty foliage here in New England and I can’t wait for my … Continue reading

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Audio Book Review: Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage

Book Title: Three Times Lucky Author: Sheila Turnage Publisher: Penguin Audio Copyright Date: August 2, 2012 Number of discs: 7 Narrated by: Michal Friedman Genre: YA Fiction Book Rating: A Audio Performance Rating: A The Gist: From the publisher: Rising … Continue reading

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