Book Review: Ten Girls to Watch by Charity Shumway

Ten Girls to Watch by Charity Shumway Original Publishing Date: July 31, 2012 Length: 368 pages Obtained Via: Bought used on Amazon Format Read In: Used paperback Summary via Goodreads: Like so many other recent graduates, Dawn West is trying to make her way in New York City. She’s got an ex-boyfriend she can’t quite […]

Posted March 11, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 0 Comments

The Sunday Wrap-Up(3)

This Week on Book.Blog.Bake: My Top 25 Songs + Book Pairings (3) I’ve loved going through my top 25 songs and pairing them with books! Some of them have been harder than I thought, but these have been some of my favorite post to write. They’re less wordy than my normal post, and it’s been […]

Posted March 10, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 4 Comments

A Letter To. . . Hermione Granger

Ask any reader to name good, strong, intelligent female characters, and there’s a good chance you’ll hear the name Hermione Granger, and for good reason. Besides Lucy Pevensie, she was one of the first characters I really connected with. Sure, now I like to talk about how she’s a great character because she’s a female […]

Posted March 8, 2013 by Stormy in Blogging, Books / 11 Comments

Book Chat: Abandoning Books

Today, I’m participating in the Book Chat link-up hosted by Sweet Green Tangerines. The Book Chat is basically exactly what it sounds like; each Thursday, a topic is put forth for discussion and various bloggers sound off. I followed the chat last Thursday, even though I didn’t participate, and I liked the idea a lot so I […]

Posted March 7, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 14 Comments

Book Review: Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver

Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver Original Publishing Date: October 2011 Length: 470 Obtained via: Amazon Format: Hardback Summary via Goodreads: What if you only had one day to live? What would you do? Who would you kiss? And how far would you go to save your own life? Samantha Kingston has it all: looks, […]

Posted March 6, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 10 Comments