T G I F (6) -11/4/11

T G I F (6) -11/4/11
Posted November 4, 2011 by Melissa in TGIF / 18 Comments

Hosted by GReads🙂 This Friday’s Question: Gateway Books: Which particular books opened you up to a new genre?  I‘ve always been a very eclectic reader since I was a teen so this isn’t the easiest question for me!  Taking a trip down memory lane however sounds like fun.  PS I’m going […]


Cat Thursday (3)

Cat Thursday (3)
Posted November 3, 2011 by Melissa in Cat Thursday / 9 Comments

Welcome to the weekly meme that celebrates the wonders and sometime hilarity of cats! Join us by posting a favorite LOL cat pic you may have come across, famous cat art or even share with us pics of your own beloved cat(s) and then link up at the host’s site: The True […]


Spooktacular Giveaway Hop Winners!!

Spooktacular Giveaway Hop Winners!!
Posted November 2, 2011 by Melissa in / 2 Comments

I am happy to announce the winners of the Spooktacular Giveaway Hop!! First up: Cinderella: Ninja Warrior LISA !!! Next up: Sleeping Beauty: Vampire Slayer Melissa @ Must Read Faster!!! You have 48hrs to respond to my email with a mailing address or another winner will be chosen.  Thank you […]




New Blog Design !!!

Posted October 31, 2011 by Melissa in / 8 Comments

Thanks to the wonderful Lori at Imagination Designs (and Pure Imagination), I have this amazing new blog design.  I was previously using one of her gorgeous freebie templates (found here) but wanted something a bit more custom to reflect my style. She had no problem seamlessly incorporating all of the […]


Book Review: The Pledge by Kimberly Derting

Book Review: The Pledge by Kimberly Derting
Posted October 31, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 7 Comments

The Pledge Title:  The Pledge  Author:  Kimberly Derting  Reading level: Young Adult Genre:  Fantasy  Size: Hard Cover, 320 pages Release Date:  November 2011  Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Book  Stand Alone or Series: The Pledge #1 Source: Simon & Schuster Galley Grab First Line:  “The air crackled like a gathering thunderstorm […]