Month: April 2012

Book Review: The Scorpio Races

Book Review: The Scorpio Races
Posted April 19, 2012 / Book Talks, Books & Reading

Title/Author:  The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater Genre:  Young Adult, Fantasy, Mythology, Romance Published:  October 18th, 2011 by Scholastic Inc. Hardcover, 409 pages. How I Got This Book:  Checked it out from my library. Why I Picked It Up?:  Blogs all over have been raving about the beauty and awesomeness of this novel, so I decided to check it out for myself! Book Jacket blurb:  “Some race to win.  Others race to survive. It happens […]

Audio Review: Anna and the French Kiss

Audio Review: Anna and the French Kiss
Posted April 12, 2012 / Book Talks, Books & Reading

Title/Author:  Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins Genre:  Young Adult, Contemporary Romance, Chick Lit Published:  December 2nd 2010 by Dutton Audiobook, 10 hours and 30 minutes How I Got This Book:  Checked it out from my library. Why I Picked It Up?:  I have heard so many good things about Stephanie Perkins’ novels, and I needed something to listen to on the drives to and from work, and it was just sitting on […]

Book Review: Partials

Book Review: Partials
Posted April 2, 2012 / Book Talks, Books & Reading

Title/Author:  Partials by Dan Wells (Partials #1) Genre:  Young Adult, Science Fiction, Dystopia, Post-Apocalyptic Published:  February 28th, 2012 by Balzer & Bray Hardcover, 470 pages How I Got This Book:  Put it on hold ASAP from my library and got it first! Why I Picked It Up?:  Well, for starters, beautiful cover.  Then there is the summary blurb, plus it’s a Sci-fi dystopia and post-apocalyptic (with a deadly virus!!!)!  Yes, please! Book Jacket Blurb:  “The […]