Black Friday Book Bonanza Giveaway

Black Friday Book Bonanza Giveaway
Posted November 25, 2011 by Melissa in Giveaway / 4 Comments

The hosts for this hop are Heather from Book Savvy Babe, Jenn from The Bawdy Book Blog, and Lisa from Alive on the Shelves.  The dates: 12:01 AM Friday November 25 through 11:59 PM November 27. There are lots of blogs participating and each has their own entry rules and geographic limits, so be […]




2012 Reading Challenges

2012 Reading Challenges
Posted November 22, 2011 by Melissa in Reading challenges / 3 Comments

So far I have signed up for four 2012 reading challenges! Please see below and follow the links to join if any interest you!  I know that I have a ton of books sitting on my bookshelf and on my Nook that I need to read! Thus these challenges are […]



Book Review: Wings by Aprilynne Pike

Book Review: Wings by Aprilynne Pike
Posted November 21, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 4 Comments

Wings Title:  Wings Author:  Aprilynne Pike Reading level: Young Adult Genre:  Fantasy Size: Hard Cover, 294 pages Release Date:  May 2009  Publisher: HarperTeen Stand Alone or Series: Wings #1 Source: My Personal Collection First Line:  “Laurel’s shoes flipped a cheerful rhythm that defied her dark mood.” Summary (from GoodReads): Laurel […]


In My Mailbox (14)

In My Mailbox (14)
Posted November 20, 2011 by Melissa in In My Mailbox / 26 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 […]