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About izzybella

Just trying to figure it all out.

Book Review: Tempest’s Fury by Nicole Peeler

Name of Book: Tempest’s Fury By: Nicole Peeler Publisher: Orbit Copyright Date: June 26, 2012 Format: paranormal fiction Reason for Reading: to continue the series Source: my Nook Rating: B+ The Gist: Back of Book Blurb-Jane’s not happy. She’s been packed off to … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Golden Lily by Richelle Mead

Name of Book: The Golden Lily: A Bloodlines Novel By: Richelle Mead Publisher: Razorbill Copyright Date: June 12, 2012 Format: YA Paranormal Fiction Reason for Reading: to continue the series Source: Jehara: Kindle / Izzybella: Nook Jehara’s Rating: A Izzybella’s Rating: B+ The Gist: … Continue reading

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I Totally Read That Book…

Image Credit: CBCA Tasmania Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.  ~P.J. O’Rourke I love this quotation by P.J. O’Rourke.  I rarely follow the advice, though.  As I’ve admitted here … Continue reading

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Book Review: First Visions (Second Sight Book One)

Title: First Visions: Second Sight Book One By: Heather Topham Wood Publisher: Heather Topham Wood Copyright Date: May 1, 2012 Genre: Fiction/YA Paranormal Format: Trade paper, 228 pgs Reason for Reading Disclosure: I was given a copy for review; however … Continue reading

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Book Review: Third Grave Dead Ahead by Darynda Jones

Title: Third Grave Dead Ahead Author: Darynda Jones Publisher: St. Martin’s Press, January 2012 Format: Hardcover, 320 pages Reason for Reading: Devoured the first two books in one sitting while on vacation, snapped up the third one at the library … Continue reading

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Book Review: Girl Reading by Katie Ward

Title: Girl Reading Author: Katie Ward Published by: Scribner, a Division of Simon & Schuster Copyright Date: 2011 Pages: 337 Score: A The Gist: Seven stories about seven pieces of art-Ward explains it best in her last, rather meta, story: … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Name of the Star

Name of Book: The Name of the Star (Shades of London, Book One) By: Maureen Johnson Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons (a division of Penguin Young Readers Group) Copyright Date: 2011 Format: Hardcover fiction, 372 pgs Reason for Reading Disclosure: Browsing at Barnes … Continue reading

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