Category: Kristen

Review and Giveaway – A Discovery of Witches

  A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness (goodreads, website, twitter) Book I in All Souls Trilogy Genre: SciFi/Fantasy Published February 8th 2011 by Viking adult Copy procured from my local library A richly inventive novel about a centuries-old vampire, a spellbound witch, and the mysterious manuscript that draws them together. Deep in the stacks of Oxford’s […]


Winning = Books!

I get to wrap up all the fun contests in my posts today. Thanks for reading and all your great comments! I know you’ll love your brand spanking new books! For the signed copy of Laura Wiess’ Ordinary Beauty: is…. Heather (hrose2931) For the copy of The Hypnotist by M.J. Rose: is… Vivien And finally […]

Posted 20 July, 2011 by Danny in Kristen, Uncategorized / 4 Comments

Review and Giveaway: Forever by Maggie Stiefvater

Foreverby Maggie StiefvaterBook 3 in the Wolves of Mercy Falls Trilogy *SOB*publication: July 12th 2011 by Scholastic PressARC copy received from publisheramazon (Hardcover, Kindle)More on goodreads: In Maggie Stiefvater’s SHIVER, Grace and Sam found each other. In LINGER, they fought to be together. Now, in FOREVER, the stakes are even higher than before. Wolves are […]

Posted 13 July, 2011 by Danny in Book Review, Kristen, Uncategorized / 67 Comments

Review: Ordinary Beauty

Here’s a blurb, thanks to Gallery Books: From the author of the critically acclaimed novels Such a Pretty Girl and Leftovers comes ORDINARY BEAUTY, the compelling story of a girl whose life has been destroyed by her mother’s drug addiction. Seventeen year old Sayre Bellavia grew up knowing she was a mistake, unplanned and unwanted. […]

Posted 8 June, 2011 by Danny in Book Review, Kristen, Uncategorized / 20 Comments

Review: the sky is everywhere

the sky is everywhere by Jandy Nelson (website) Publication: 2011 by SPEAK Books amazon (Hardcover & Kindle) synopsis from goodreads Seventeen-year-old Lennie Walker, bookworm and band geek, plays second clarinet and spends her time tucked safely and happily in the shadow of her fiery older sister, Bailey. But when Bailey dies abruptly, Lennie is catapulted […]

Posted 24 May, 2011 by Danny in Book Review, Kristen / 18 Comments