Book Review: Breaking the Headache Cycle by Ian Livingstone, MD & Donna Novak, RN

Book Review: Breaking the Headache Cycle by Ian Livingstone, MD & Donna Novak, RN
Posted September 5, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 2 Comments

  Title:  Breaking the Headache CycleAuthor:  Ian Livingstone, MD & Donna Novak, RNReading level: AdultGenre:  Non-FictionSize: Paperback, 197 pagesRelease Date:  January 2004Publisher: Henry Holt and Company, LLCStand Alone or Series: Stand AloneSource: Borrowed from Library First Line:   “I remember my first migraine as vividly as if it occurred yesterday.” Summary (from GoodReads): Two headache […]


In My Mailbox (3)

In My Mailbox (3)
Posted September 4, 2011 by Melissa in In My Mailbox / 11 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 […]


Book Review – Suzanne’s Diary for Nicholas by James Patterson

Book Review – Suzanne’s Diary for Nicholas by James Patterson
Posted September 3, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review / 4 Comments

Title:  Suzanne’s Diary for NicholasAuthor:  James PattersonReading level:  AdultGenre:  Contemporary FictionSize: Hardcover, 272 pagesRelease Date:  January 2001 Publisher:  Little, Brown, & CompanyStand Alone or Series: Stand AloneSource: Purchased   First Line:   “Kate Wilkinson sat in warm bathwater in the weird but wonderful old-fashioned porcelain tub in her New York apartment.” […]



"Back to the Books" Giveaway Hop!

"Back to the Books" Giveaway Hop!
Posted September 1, 2011 by Melissa in Giveaway / 109 Comments

This hop is hosted by I Am a Reader, Not a Writer and Buried in Books. There are hundreds of blogs participating and each has their own entry rules and geographic limits, so be sure to read the rules for each one. This hop starts September 1st and runs through September […]


Waterfall Wednesdays – Week 1

Waterfall Wednesdays – Week 1
Posted August 31, 2011 by Melissa in / 27 Comments

I am so excited to be reading this book and happy to be participating in the read along and book discussion.  As an added incentive to me–this is the first book that I am reading on my new Nook!! Huzzah! 🙂 Discussion Questions for Chapters 1-6 1. Waterfall opens with […]


Waiting on Wednesday (2)

Waiting on Wednesday (2)
Posted August 31, 2011 by Melissa in Waiting on Wednesday / 4 Comments

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. Sleight of Paw (Magical Cats Series #2) Author: Sofie Kelly Publication date: September 6, 2011 From Goodreads: Small-town librarian Kathleen Paulson never wanted to be the crazy cat lady. But […]