Top Ten Tuesday: Most Frustrating Characters Ever.

I’m participating in The Broke and the Bookish’s Top Ten Tuesday again today! This week’s topic is quite a fun one: Most frustrating characters ever, but I had a little trouble deciding what I thought that meant at first. Here’s what I decided: frustrating does not mean annoying. So characters are frustrating because they are annoying, […]

Posted January 28, 2013 by Stormy in Blogging, Books / 17 Comments

Review: Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater Summary from Goodreads: For years, Grace has watched the wolves in the woods behind her house. One yellow-eyed wolf–her wolf–is a chilling presence she can’t seem to live without. Meanwhile, Sam has lived two lives: In winter, the frozen woods, the protection of the pack, and the silent company of a […]

Posted January 28, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 10 Comments

Review: Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi Summary from Goodreads: Juliette hasn’t touched anyone in exactly 264 days. The last time she did, it was an accident, but The Reestablishment locked her up for murder. No one knows why Juliette’s touch is fatal. As long as she doesn’t hurt anyone else, no one really cares. The world […]

Posted January 25, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 0 Comments

Thursday Trails: Not so Happily Ever After

I’m once again participating in Thursday Trails hosted by Hollywood the Write Way. I missed last week’s topic, Cult Classics, since I don’t really consider myself cultured enough to qualify a cult classic, but this week’s topic, the ever-so-delightful Not so Happily Ever After, I can do. Once again, the goal is to list 1-3 […]

Posted January 24, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 0 Comments

Review: The Knife of Never Letting Go

The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness Summary from Goodreads: Prentisstown isn’t like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else’s thoughts in an overwhelming, never-ending stream of Noise. Just a month away from the birthday that will make him a man, Todd and his dog, Manchee — whose thoughts Todd can hear too, […]

Posted January 23, 2013 by Stormy in Books / 0 Comments