Author Archives: jehara

The State of the Blog

Dear friends, Today marks our second anniversary of this blog. We are in a very different place from when we celebrated our first anniversary. We were full of celebration and big ideas. Unfortunately, life had different plans for each of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Daughter of Smoke and Bone

Name of the Book: Daughter of Smoke and Bone By: Laini Taylor Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Copyright: September 2011 Number of Pages: 432 pages Reason for Reading: TBR list Rating: A+ The Gist: With no family and history to … Continue reading

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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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Readathon is here!

  It’s readathon time!!! I’m getting a late start today at the top of hour 9. This is the first time ever in the whole history of readathons that I haven’t been up at the crack of dawn ready to … Continue reading

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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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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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Book Review: Off Balance

Name of Book: Off Balance: A Memoir By: Dominique Moceanu, Paul and Teri Williams Publisher: Touchstone Copyright Date: June 12, 2012 Format: nonfiction, memoir Reason for Reading: I ❤ gymnastics, I ❤ the Olympics, I ❤ the ‘Magnificent Seven’ Source: … Continue reading

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