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Book Review: Wither by Lauren DeStefano

Book Review: Wither by Lauren DeStefano
Posted August 25, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 10 Comments

Title:  WitherAuthor:  Lauren DeStefanoReading level: Young AdultGenre:  Fantasy/Sci-FiSize: Hardcover, 358 pagesRelease Date:  March 2011Stand Alone or Series: The Chemical Garden Trilogy #1Source: Borrowed from Library What if you knew exactly when you would die? Thanks to modern science, every human being has become a ticking genetic time bomb—males only live to age twenty-five, and females only live to age […]


Waiting on Wednesday (1)

Waiting on Wednesday (1)
Posted August 24, 2011 by Melissa in Waiting on Wednesday / 7 Comments

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. Fever (Chemical Garden Trilogy #2) Author:  Lauren DeStefano Publication date: February 21, 2012 From Goodreads: Running away brings Rhine and Gabriel right into a trap, in the form of a […]



In My Mailbox (1)

In My Mailbox (1)
Posted August 21, 2011 by Melissa in In My Mailbox / 16 Comments

In My Mailbox is a weekly meme created by The Story Siren to share whatever books and bookish goodies that you’ve bought, borrowed, won, or been gifted and have thus entered your home the previous week.  You can show off books that you are excited about and it’s also a  […]


Book Review: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Book Review: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
Posted August 20, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 2 Comments

Title: Pride and Prejudice Author: Jane Austen Reading level: Teen through Adult Genre: Classic/Romance Size: Hardcover, 367 pages Release Date: January 28th 1813 Stand Alone or Series: Stand Alone Source: Borrowed from Library First Line: “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good […]