» Frostbite, Richelle Mead

02 Nov
Frostbite, Richelle Mead

Really enjoyed this one!  The characters since first meeting them has grown on me more and more.  I have completely fallen in love not just with Dimitri, but Christian!  I love how Richelle Mead is working Rose & her mother’s relationship into the storyline.  I think it’s a very important part of who Rose IS and I was hoping we got to hear more about it and …

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» Vampire Academy, Richelle Mead

02 Nov
Vampire Academy, Richelle Mead

I have to be honest so hopefully no one gets upset with me.  I started reading this and it took me forever to get into it.  I won’t blame that 100% on the book itself because I had just finished another book about vampires and it’s possible that it took me awhile to get away from one theory of their existence to another.  Once I …

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» Books I’m getting excited about.

26 Oct
Books I’m getting excited about.

These are just 5 of the books I’m getting excited about.  There are plenty others, but they are more than 6 months away.  These ones here are all within the next 6 months or even less.
Lately I’ve been reading sets/series/sagas and unluckily or luckily whichever way you want to look at it, I’ve been missing out on great books because I’ve never heard of them until …

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» Update on my “bookstore” experience awhile back

26 Oct
Update on my “bookstore” experience awhile back

Okay, so I ranted and raved about this bookstore for a bit and then I got angry enough to actually write them a letter and explain certain things that really ticked me off and in the same letter I also praised what I actually liked about the place, which in particular was the people.  Amazing group of very helpful people.  Well, never before have I been …

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» Shiver, Maggie Stiefvater

02 Oct
Shiver, Maggie Stiefvater

Haven’t posted about my latest reads in awhile.  I’ve read several books in the past 2-3 weeks, but this one in particular is standing out.  It was amazing!  I LOVED it!!  It’s the first in a new trilogy I believe and I cannot wait for the others to come.
I have never read Maggie Stiefvater before and WOW she has an amazing style of writing.  Her …

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» Bookstores

27 Aug
Bookstores

Wow! Two posts in one day! That’s amazing. I’ll probably not have one for 6 months now! Anyway… I have a bit of a rant here. OMG!!! My local bookstore is bugging the hell out of me! Every single time I go there I can never get what I’m looking for!!! Either they have the 2nd and 3rd books in a series there and not …

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» The relationship of a book

27 Aug
The relationship of a book

Does anyone else experience the depression when a book or a series comes to and end? I know a lot of people beside myself did with the Twilight series when it was over, but what about other books? Do you feel almost let down at the end of a book? I do. I know it’s stupid but I seriously feel dumped. Unless I have another …

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» Stargazer, Claudia Gray

26 Aug
Stargazer, Claudia Gray

She did not disappoint with her sequel to Evernight! I loved it. I read it in 2 days. If it were a weekend and I didn’t have to work for 10 hours a day I would have had it done in 1 day like Evernight. Did I say I LOVED IT?
Lucas and Bianca had some bumpy roads and a lot of learning to do about …

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» Evernight, Claudia Gray

24 Aug
Evernight, Claudia Gray

I happened upon this series quite by accident while hunting down another series. It seemed to be right up my alley with vampires etc so I bought it. I had it on my bookshelf for a bit and just dove into it on the weekend. I finished it in one day!! It’s absolutely fantastic! I loved it! Claudia Gray (aka Amy Vincent) truly knows how …

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» FADE, Lisa McMann

22 Aug
FADE, Lisa McMann

Even better than the first book Wake. I just love Lisa’s writing style. It’s such a good series and I can’t wait for the 3rd book. It’ll be called Gone and it’s coming out I believe either later this year or early 2010. Can’t wait!
Wake started us out being introduced to Janie. A young teenage girl dealing with a crappy alcoholic mother who doesn’t even …

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