Hello, lovely readers! It’s Banned Books Week! I love banned books – so much that I even took a class on the subject in college. The whole idea to me is fascinating, really. That a novel, fiction or nonfiction can be so, so awful that we must literally remove it from society. I understand why… Continue reading Happy Banned Books Week!
Okay, so obviously, Allie and I are pretty excited about Sabaa Tahir’s new book. But you already knew that. What I’m here to do is continuing proving to you guys that you all should be, too. What we’re excited about today is the fact that Helene Aquilla, of Gens Aquilla, is going to have her… Continue reading Countdown to ATATN: 4 Reasons We Can’t WAIT to Read Helene’s POV
So in six days one of the most anticipated books of the year will finally be hitting shelves: A Torch Against the Night, Sabaa Tahir’s sequel to worldwide bestseller An Ember in the Ashes. To celebrate, I’m teaming up with Allie over at The Excellent Library to do a reread of AEITA before the new book… Continue reading T-Minus 6 days Until “A Torch Against The Night”
As I’ve mentioned in a few posts recently, I’ve been having a hard time completing the challenge I’ve set for myself this year. I want to get out of my comfort zone and try to have 60% of the books I read include cultures/countries/storylines that I’m not usually exposed to or aware of. It’s something… Continue reading REVIEW: Eragon
So, I got into an interesting conversation on Twitter today with The Excellent Library girls. Oh yeah, and SABAA TAHIR AKA AUTHOR OF AN EMBER IN THE ASHES AND FORTHCOMING SEQUEL A TORCH IN THE NIGHT. It was epic. And it started with this: Yes or no, guys? I'd have done a poll, but Twitter… Continue reading Snacktime: Who’s what?
As I’m sure you’ve all figured out, I’ve been in a blogging rut. I’m hardly reading, which doesn’t translate well to blogging. I’m trying to get my mojo back and it currently is not working. So I’m going back to basics. Lizzy over at lizzyreadsbooks did this tag a few days ago, and I loved… Continue reading The Classics Tag