Monthly Archives: September 2014

Trees of Reverie September Read-A-Thon

I’m once again participating in the Trees of Reverie Read-A-Thon, which starts today in my timezone. (Sarah is in Australia, so the official timezone is hers, but we’re allowed to use our own instead, which is much easier for me … Continue reading

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Get to Know Your Bookworm

So a week or so ago, penw0man had a fabulous idea for the book bloggers on Tumblr to get to know each other a bit better by participating in what she tagged #gettoknowyourbookworm. In this tag, we were to share 25 … Continue reading

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Waiting on Wednesday #88

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. This week I’m Waiting on Wednesday for Mortal Heart (His Fair Assassin #3) by Robin LaFevers (HMH Books for Young Readers): Annith has watched … Continue reading

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Top Ten Underrated Books in the Contemporary YA Genre

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish. Each week they will post a new Top Ten list that one of the bloggers there at The Broke and the Bookish will answer. Everyone is welcome … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Falling Into Place by Amy Zhang

Falling Into Place by Amy Zhang Greenwillow Books, 2014 [Goodreads] [Book Depository] On the day Liz Emerson tries to die, they had reviewed Newton’s laws of motion in physics class. Then, after school, she put them into practice by running … Continue reading

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August Book Haul

[Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga’s Reviews] Purchased: Blood Magic by Tessa Gratton Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi Zeus Grants Stupid Wishes: A No-Bullshit Guide to Mythology by Cory O’Brien Percy Jackson’s Greek Gods by Rick Riordan Aristotle and … Continue reading

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September TBR Pile

It’s the start of a new month, which means it’s time to create another monthly TBR list! I strayed pretty significantly from my August list – and didn’t read as many books as I would have liked – but I … Continue reading

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State of Merin

Wow, can you believe it’s already September? I can’t believe another month is over! Time is absolutely flying. August was a rather interesting and crazy month, because school started back, but not when it was supposed to. I didn’t get … Continue reading

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Waiting on Wednesday #87

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. This week I’m Waiting on Wednesday for The Fall by Bethany Griffin (Greenwillow Books): Madeline Usher is doomed. She has spent her life fighting … Continue reading

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Top Ten Characters That Would Be Sitting At My Lunch Table

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish. Each week they will post a new Top Ten list that one of the bloggers there at The Broke and the Bookish will answer. Everyone is welcome … Continue reading

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