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    Peculiarly Fast Read…In the Best Way!

    I'm back! It's been over a year, but I'm FINALLY getting settled now...Graduated with an MLIS, getting comfortable with the new eResources job (I get to buy eBooks and eAudiobookss for 10 libraries!!), and my house is finally starting to look a home. The best part is that there is ...

  • Such a Lovely Story: The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd

    [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="250"] The Invention of Wings Sue Monk Kidd Adult Historical Fiction Rating : 5[/caption] I'm going to preface this with: This has been my favorite "meaningful" read this year.  I adore this book. I checked it out from the library, but at some point I would love to ...

  • Maze Runner…Questions and More Questions

    [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="203"] The Maze Runner James Dashner Book1 Rating 4[/caption]   I’ve been reading the Maze Runner series by James Dashner lately. I saw a preview for the movie when I went to Divergent (which was A-Mazing!) and knew I had to read the series before I’d allow myself to ...

  • Book Review: Unhinged by A.G. Howard

    [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="318"] Unhinged (Splintered #2) A.G. Howard YA Fantasy Rating 5[/caption] Unhinged…was pretty great. There were so many emotions for me during this one, I felt like I was on a rollercoaster though, however, I thoroughly enjoyed the ride! Howard has some awesome twists and turns I’m never able ...

  • Cress Success!

    Cress. I loved it. So full of action and wonderful people (umm…characters…) that I cannot get enough of the Lunar chronicles series. I totally wish I was on board that epic, dangerous mission to overthrow Queen Levana with them just so I could hang out and chat with Wolf, Cinder, ...

  • Swept Away by Splintered

    [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="191"] Splintered #1A.G. HowardYA Fantasy/FictionRating: 5[/caption] Splintered was incredibly unique, a bit bizarre, but overall the result was amazing. I’m in love with re-tellings of fairy tales right now and this story took Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland and gave it a completely new twist in the modern day. ...

  • Review: Timebound by Rysa Walker

    [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="189"] Timebound (Chronos Files #1)Rysa WalkerYA Fiction/FantasyRating 3.5[/caption] I was excited to learn about the Kindle First program through Amazon which I received this eBook through, because it is a really cool idea. Give a try if you haven't yet. Timebound was an OK read for me. I was immediately ...

  • In the Mail…

    As part of the books n blogger’s swap hosted by the Chaotic Goddess, my, wonderful partner Kirsten from The Book Monsters sent me these 3 wonderful books!      I am sooo excited to read them, you have no idea! I’ve seen good things around the blogosphere :) I also received ...

  • Top Ten 2014 Book Releases I’m Uber Excited For!

    Top Ten Tuesday Hosted by the Broke and the Bookish Well I will be off in library school all of 2014, well mentally anyway as it’s an all online program, but I will need fictional worlds to keep my sanity.  So these are the books I am looking forward to the most ...

  • A-Mazing: The Infernal Devices Trilogy by Cassandra Clare

      [caption id="attachment_940" align="alignleft" width="199"] Infernal DevicesBook 1 - Clockwork AngelCassandra ClareRating; 5![/caption] Oh, Infernal Devices...You were amazing. The recovery process from the overload of emotions has taken a while, but I feel progress is being made. So much happened within your pages. So much love and hate, mixed feelings, action, heartbreak, ...

Peculiarly Fast Read…In the Best Way!

Posted by Steph on October - 28 - 2015
24120519

I’m back! It’s been over a year, but I’m FINALLY getting settled now…Graduated with an MLIS, getting comfortable with the new eResources job (I get to buy eBooks and eAudiobookss for 10 libraries!!), and my house is finally starting to look a home. The best part is that there is  [ Read More ]

I’m going to preface this with: This has been my favorite “meaningful” read this year.  I adore this book. I checked it out from the library, but at some point I would love to own my own copy…It’s that awesome. Sue Monk Kidd wrote The Secret Life of Bees which  [ Read More ]

Maze Runner…Questions and More Questions

Posted by Steph on May - 18 - 2014

  I’ve been reading the Maze Runner series by James Dashner lately. I saw a preview for the movie when I went to Divergent (which was A-Mazing!) and knew I had to read the series before I’d allow myself to even think about going to the theatre. (The kid from  [ Read More ]

Book Review: Unhinged by A.G. Howard

Posted by Steph on April - 9 - 2014

Unhinged…was pretty great. There were so many emotions for me during this one, I felt like I was on a rollercoaster though, however, I thoroughly enjoyed the ride! Howard has some awesome twists and turns I’m never able to see coming. Having to put this book down to do homework  [ Read More ]

Cress Success!

Posted by Steph on April - 7 - 2014

Cress. I loved it. So full of action and wonderful people (umm…characters…) that I cannot get enough of the Lunar chronicles series. I totally wish I was on board that epic, dangerous mission to overthrow Queen Levana with them just so I could hang out and chat with Wolf, Cinder,  [ Read More ]

Swept Away by Splintered

Posted by Steph on March - 16 - 2014

Splintered was incredibly unique, a bit bizarre, but overall the result was amazing. I’m in love with re-tellings of fairy tales right now and this story took Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland and gave it a completely new twist in the modern day.  Wonderland is darker and more twisted with the  [ Read More ]

Review: Timebound by Rysa Walker

Posted by Steph on February - 12 - 2014

I was excited to learn about the Kindle First program through Amazon which I received this eBook through, because it is a really cool idea. Give a try if you haven’t yet. Timebound was an OK read for me. I was immediately drawn to the promise of time travel and the lure  [ Read More ]

In the Mail…

Posted by Steph on February - 5 - 2014

As part of the books n blogger’s swap hosted by the Chaotic Goddess, my, wonderful partner Kirsten from The Book Monsters sent me these 3 wonderful books!      I am sooo excited to read them, you have no idea! I’ve seen good things around the blogosphere 🙂 I also  [ Read More ]

Top Ten 2014 Book Releases I’m Uber Excited For!

Posted by Steph on January - 13 - 2014

Top Ten Tuesday Hosted by the Broke and the Bookish Well I will be off in library school all of 2014, well mentally anyway as it’s an all online program, but I will need fictional worlds to keep my sanity.  So these are the books I am looking forward to  [ Read More ]

A-Mazing: The Infernal Devices Trilogy by Cassandra Clare

Posted by Steph on January - 13 - 2014

  Oh, Infernal Devices…You were amazing. The recovery process from the overload of emotions has taken a while, but I feel progress is being made. So much happened within your pages. So much love and hate, mixed feelings, action, heartbreak, and I met many, many wonderful people…I mean characters.. And  [ Read More ]