Author: ebecks

News Update

Things have been absolutely crazy lately. I was just able to finish my final paper for my Literature Capstone. It’s called “City of Class”: A Marxist Criticism of The Mortal Instruments. I got very excited and nerdy over it. So because Thanksgiving break is just about here I’m happy to say that I should be […]

November 25, 2013

Allegiant by Veronica Roth

Allegiant by Veronica Roth

Allegiant (Divergent #3) by Veronica Roth Release Date: October 22, 2013 Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books 526 Pages Received: Preorder from Amazon Format: Hardcover Rating: *Spoilers* Description: The faction-based society that Tris Prior once believed in is shattered—fractured by violence and power struggles and scarred by loss and betrayal. So when offered a chance to explore the […]

November 12, 2013

City of Ashes by Cassandra C..

City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare

City of Ashes (Mortal Instruments #2) by Cassandra Clare Release Date: March 25, 2008 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books 453 Pages Received: Borrowed finished copy from a friend, my own copy is in the mail.  Format: Paperback Rating:  Description: There’s a new normal for Clary Fray and there’s nothing normal about it. Her mother is […]

October 17, 2013

City of Bones by Cassandra C..

City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

City of Bones (Mortal Instruments #1) by Cassandra Clare Release Date: March 27, 2007 Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books 485 Pages Received: bought finished copy from store. Format: Paperback Description: Clary Fray neither thought that one night would change her life forever. She sees people no one else can see at the Pandemonium Club. A body […]

October 8, 2013

Slayers #2: Friends and Trai..

Slayers #2: Friends and Traitors by CJ Hill

Slayers: Friends and Traitors by CJ Hill Release Date: October 15, 2013 Publisher: Feiwel & Friends 400 pages Received: ARC copy from Goodreads First Reads giveaways Rating: Format: Paperback ARC Description: Tori thinks she hears the sound of the dragon eggs hatching. She and the other Slayers are well trained but their group is a […]

October 1, 2013

Looking for some recommendat..

Even though my life is pretty busy right now I always put aside a little bit of time for pleasure reading. I’m getting towards the end of Slayers #2 so it’s time to decide what I’ll be reading next. Right now I do not have any ARCs queued up, only a small pile of new […]

September 18, 2013

Another Book Haul: 9/15/13

Another Book Haul: 9/15/13

Every time I spend a weekend at home more books find their way into my hands and onto my shelves. I have no self control, none at all. On the bright side, one of the books in this list was a contest win from Bunny Cates’ blog.  This was the book I won from Bunny […]

September 15, 2013

Under Covers Book Club

My friend and fellow blogger Laura and I have started a book club! Yay! While waiting for our first book to show up (oh pre-order, why must you delay our other books?) we decided to start with a book tag video! It was a lot of fun, if a bit long. Check us out!

September 14, 2013

Summer’s End Review

Summer’s End Review

Summer’s End by Lisa Morton Expected Release Date: October 4, 2013 Publisher: JournalStone 98 Pages Received: ARC from LibraryThing Early Reviewer giveaways. Rating: Format: Paperback ARC Description: Lisa Morton is called in to consult on the recent discovery of a fifteen-hundred-year-old Celtic manuscript, she’s at first excited about the light this monumental find might shed on […]

September 12, 2013

Booktube Vlog Intro

A pretty silly intro for my new vlog. Still, everyone begins somewhere. Keep your eyes out for book club videos from myself and best friend book blogger Laura (Bibliophile at Best).

September 5, 2013