Month: February 2017

My Goals: Snuff the Sequel R..

My Goals: Snuff the Sequel Reading Challenge

Welcome to Snuff the Sequel, a reading challenge designed to help you boot some of those pesky sequels off of your TBR! If you want to participate go check out the intro post here. I have…quite a list of books I need to read to finish off series I own. Now keep in mind, this […]

February 27, 2017
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Snuff The Sequel Reading Cha..

Snuff The Sequel Reading Challenge

Good Afternoon my friends! I don’t know about you but I am THE WORST at finishing series. I’ll read the first book, maybe the second, and then when the third comes out I’ll get it and never finish the series. It’s the worst habit and it needs to stop. With this in mind I’m starting […]

February 27, 2017
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On Writing

On Writing

Some of you know I’m writing a book. It’s been a long process and the next time I do something like this I will be plotting the entire thing BEFORE I start writing. Still, it’s giving me a lot of joy. Yes, David, I do. For the first time I feel comfortable in what I’m […]

February 24, 2017
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Currently Reading: ADSOM, AC..

One day I will learn to stick to one book at a time. Ha, that”ll be the day. But here’s a new feature I’d like to try, called Currently Reading. Here I give my current thoughts and gut reactions about all the books currently on my “Currently Reading” list. Right now there are 5 or 6 […]

February 24, 2017
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Tips and Tricks: Used Bookst..

Tips and Tricks: Used Bookstore Browsing

Used Bookstore Browsing You walk into a used bookstore and what do you see? Rows upon rows of books of all shapes and sizes, often mushed together in narrow isles. Sometimes not as well organized as an indie or retail bookstore would be and definitely not as well staffed. How does one navigate such a […]

February 23, 2017
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Tips and Tricks: Bookish ..

Tips and Tricks: Bookish “Spring Cleaning”

“Spring Cleaning” Every year I put my shelves through a rigorous “spring cleaning” process. Some years I only get rid of a few things, this year I got rid of over 100. It depends on mood, what I have, and what I’ve read that year. Some years, like the last 2 or three, I do […]

February 22, 2017
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Discussion: Buying Decisions

Discussion: Buying Decisions

How do you decide what to buy? The answer to this question is different for everyone. Do you base it just on reviews? On social media chatter and word of mouth? On description? On whether you’ve already read an arc? There’s tons of ways to do it. But me? Ive got a process. Preorders:  This […]

February 22, 2017
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TRAVELER by LE DELANO BLOG T..

TRAVELER by LE DELANO BLOG TOUR!

  Traveler by L.E. DeLano Genre: YA, Fantasy Publication: February 7, 2017 by Swoon Reads Jessa has spent her life dreaming of other worlds and writing down stories more interesting than her own, until the day her favorite character, Finn, suddenly shows up and invites her out for coffee. After the requisite nervous breakdown, Jessa […]

February 21, 2017
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Find the Differences and GIV..

Find the Differences and GIVEAWAY!

Today I have a little game for you guys. Did you ever play spot the differences in the Highlights magazine as a kid? This is going to be exactly like that.  The ARC and the hardcover of Stalking Jack the Ripper have slightly different covers pictured below. Spot as many as you can and count […]

February 7, 2017
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Review: 10 Reasons Conversio..

Review: 10 Reasons Conversion is Better Than The Fever

So if you’ve read both Conversion by Katherine Howe and The Fever by Megan Abbott you’ll notice a lot of similarities. From the unexplained illnesses to the mystery to the hysteria surrounding it, it’s like reading the same story from different POVs. That being said once definitely stands out and blows the other way. Conversion […]

February 5, 2017
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