Mary’s Book Review: The Selection by Kiera Cass

Mary’s Book Review: The Selection by Kiera Cass

How Excited Was I To Read This Book? 1. I had a feeling I wasn’t going to like it very much, and yet I couldn’t help myself. Hunger Games meets Bachelorette?! It’s got a pretty awesome dress on the cover too. And a tiara! How Excited Was I After I Read This Book? 2. I [...]

Free YA Kindle Book… Review to come

Free YA Kindle Book… Review to come

Hi y’all, here is the link to a free kindle book that I downloaded the other day. I have read and enjoyed it and will be reviewing it soon. But I wanted to make sure to put it up here while it could still be downloaded for free. (This post was originally for two books [...]

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Fictional Crushes

This is a weekly meme hosted by the lovely folks over at The Broke and the Bookish. This week is a rewind! We can pick a prompt from the archives. Elizabeth chose Fictional Crushes because we are kind of ALL ABOUT those. We’ve tended to feature a lot more serious books in this list on [...]

Mary’s Book Review: The Duff by Kody Keplinger

Mary’s Book Review: The Duff by Kody Keplinger

How Excited Was I To Read This Book? 7. I liked the title, The Duff, and the tone it set. How Excited Was I After I Read This Book? 8. I had an awesome double-feature day, reading two books in a row, all afternoon and evening. My splurge came to a very satisfying conclusion with [...]

Top Ten Tuesdays: Top Ten Books Written In The Past 10 Years That We Hope People Are Still Reading In 30 Years

This is a weekly meme hosted by the lovely folks over at The Broke and the Bookish. Earlier this month, Tom Vanderbilt wrote an article for the New Yorker Why Is Literary Fame So Unpredictable? that discussed how it’s really very difficult to predict what books will be popular in the future  – it’s a [...]

Mary’s Book Review: Take A Bow by Elizabeth Eulberg

Mary’s Book Review: Take A Bow by Elizabeth Eulberg

How Excited Was I To Read This Book? 5. Moderately excited. Not because I wasn’t already a fan of Elizabeth Eulberg – I totally enjoyed her previous books, Prom and Prejudice and The Lonely Hearts Club. But I’m not a drama person. And I knew that this book was set at a performing arts school. [...]