Archive for July, 2013

Worms! A Summer Reading Program Adventure

Posted by Steph on July - 28 - 2013

I may finally be prepared to write a post about a Summer Reading Program event….maybe. Okay (deep breath) I am past the half way mark for SRP programming this summer..YAY! So for one of my “successful” programs this summer I held a Worms! Program. It was not my personal favorite  [ Read More ]

I wasn’t sure what was I expecting with this one, but it sure wasn’t this. I mean, I knew what a golem and a jinni were going into it and I expected a grown up story, but this was just a very different story, but I’m pretty sure I enjoyed  [ Read More ]

So there are two books coming out in the near future that I’m super excited about and I found places to pre-order signed copies! The Passion of the Purple Plumeria (Pink Carnation #10) by Lauren Willig on August 6 AND   The House of Hades (Lost Heroes #4) by Rick Riordan on  [ Read More ]

I was so excited when I saw Awaken, the last book in the Abandon trilogy on NetGalley! Unfortunately, despite getting an ARC I wasn’t able to start reading it until the release date anyway.  BUT, Awaken was still an amazing end to the Abandon trilogy by Meg Cabot.  If you  [ Read More ]

Summer Reading….June Recap July Dreams!

Posted by Steph on July - 12 - 2013

So this summer is flying by! The library is crazy with programs having great attendance and circulation UP! Which is leaving less and less time for reading and writing 🙁 …however, I’m getting an unintended mini vacation, well time off not necessarily vacation. I’m getting my wisdom teeth out today! Hopefully  [ Read More ]

Top 6 Most Intimidating Books…

Posted by Steph on July - 2 - 2013

Top Ten Most Intimidating Books Hosted by The Broke and the Bookish So most of the books on my list this week are there because of their size.  I don’t like reading more then one book at a time, so I feel if a book is too big I will  [ Read More ]

Wonderful Sequel: The Apprentices by Maile Meloy

Posted by Steph on July - 1 - 2013

I was so ridiculously excited when I received an ARC of this book from the LibraryThing Early Reviewer’s Program because I absolutely loved the first book in the series The Apothecary.  The Apprentices by Maile Meloy is the second book in what’s turning out to be a wonderful, adventure filled and thought provoking juvenile  [ Read More ]