Wonderfully Wicked Read-A-Thon Begins

Wonderfully Wicked Read-A-Thon Begins
Posted October 21, 2011 by Melissa in / 2 Comments

October 21-23rd Twitter Hash Tag: #WWReadathon Hosts: Bex @ Kindle Fever and April @ My Shelf Confession The Wonderfully Wicked Read-A-Thon started this morning at 12am.   I am so excited to be participating in my first Read-a-thon!  I’ll be at work all day today…but I’ll try to sneak some reading in on lunch and then I’ll […]



Cat Thursday (1)

Cat Thursday (1)
Posted October 20, 2011 by Melissa in Cat Thursday / 10 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 […]




In My Mailbox (9)

In My Mailbox (9)
Posted October 16, 2011 by Melissa in In My Mailbox / 13 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: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Book Review: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Posted October 15, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 14 Comments

The Book Thief Title:  The Book Thief Author:  Markus Zusak Reading level: YA/Adult Genre:  Historical Fiction Size: Hard Cover, 560 pages Release Date:  March 2006  Publisher: Knopf Books  Stand Alone or Series: Stand Alone Source: Bought First Line:  “First the colors. Then the humans. That’s usually how I see things. […]


Book Blogger Hop (6) & Follow Friday (8) – 10/14/11

Book Blogger Hop (6) & Follow Friday (8) – 10/14/11
Posted October 14, 2011 by Melissa in Follow Friday / 27 Comments

  Happy Friday!! Q. “What is your favorite spooky book (i.e. mystery/suspense, thriller, ghost story, etc.)?” A. I actually haven’t really read any good “spooky” books lately.  In terms of suspense/thrillers though…I don’t think that anyone can top Dean Koontz for me…although I’d have a tough time selecting just one of […]