Monthly Archives: November 2012

Book Vs Movie: Breaking Dawn

Name of the Book: Breaking Dawn By: Stephenie Meyer Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Copyright: 2008 Number of Pages: 754 Reason for Reading: a movie adaptation usually calls for a re-read THE BOOK: Izzybella’s Thoughts: Part 2 of Breaking Dawn … Continue reading

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Announcing the National Book Awards for 2012

The National Book Award is an annual award in which only books published in the United State in the year of the award are eligible. Nominations are accepted only from publishers although panel chairs are allowed to request a book from … Continue reading

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Night School

Name of the Book: Night School (A Blood Coven Vampire Novel) By: Mari Mancusi  Published by: Berkley Copyright: 2011 Number of Pages: 244 Source: Half-Price Books Reason for Reading: I won lunch in a silent auction with Mari at a … Continue reading

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Anita Blake: Necromancer, Shapeshifter, Vampire(ish) Seductress

Book Title: Kiss the Dead Author: Laurell K. Hamilton Publisher: Penguin Audio Copyright Date: June 5, 2012 Number of discs: 10 Narrated by: Kimberly Alexis Genre: Horror/Urban Fantasy Book Rating:  Do I have to?  Bah.  Fine.  D.  Minus. Audio Performance … Continue reading

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Shanna Swendson is Back or YAY for eBooks!!!

About a year ago, I came across a book called “Don’t Hex With Texas.”  I am a Texan, so the title amused me.  I also tend to enjoy paranormal, so it was a pretty easy sell.  I reviewed it on … Continue reading

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Last month, we offered you some free loot from the Etsy site Book Fiend.  A sticker of your choice from the Book Fiend Collection.  We didn’t forget you!!  The unofficial (by unofficial, I mean totally, totally official) mascot of Quirky … Continue reading

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