Month: July 2014

Ten Companions I’d Want on a Desert Island

Ten Companions I’d Want on a Desert Island
Posted July 21, 2014 / 17 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme create at The Broke and the Bookish. Today’s Top Ten Tuesday is: Top Ten Characters I Would Want With Me on a Desert Island! Well, as I am not the camping, peeing in the woods outdoorsy type (I like camping at State Parks with real bathrooms/toilets). I love Survivor, but i could never play it because I hate bugs and I just love my bed. So if […]

Book Talks: Children’s Literature Round-up! Part Two

Book Talks: Children’s Literature Round-up! Part Two
Posted July 20, 2014 / 0 Comments

I read a lot of really interesting Middle Grade novels during my Children’s literature class last semester. Since it has been a while since I have read them, I feel that I cannot fully review them. So I have written mini-reviews to give you a good sample of the essence of these books! ~*~*~   The Boy in the Dress by David Walliams, Illustrated by Quentin Blake, 240 pages Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Multicultural Fiction, LGBTQ, […]

Book Review: 17 First Kisses

Book Review: 17 First Kisses
Posted July 18, 2014 / 1 Comment

Why I Picked It Up?: I wanted something contemporary, and this one has been getting rave reviews from the bloggers I follow. Thoughts: So I picked this up because I wanted something light and fun for a summer read. And while this was overall a light and fun read, there was also a lot more depth than I was expecting…and it made this book even better! Here are the things I REALLY LIKED about this […]

Movies and TV Shows I Love

Movies and TV Shows I Love
Posted July 15, 2014 / 39 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme create at The Broke and the Bookish. Today’s Top Ten Tuesday is: Top Ten Movies and Television Shows! My readers already know this, but for those of you who are first time visitors, I will let you in on a little BIG secret…. …… I AM OBSESSED WITH TV! And over the last year, I have re-fallen in love with film and movies. So I am SO […]

A Rereading Experience: The Fault in Our Stars

A Rereading Experience: The Fault in Our Stars
Posted July 11, 2014 / 2 Comments

I think, by now, every single person in the entire universe has heard about this story. Since it’s publication in 2012, The Fault in Our Stars has made headline after headline. And now the movie is out. And I have not seen it yet. I KNOW, I KNOW! But my brother got married that weekend, and then I decided that I wanted to reread it first, because it had been over 2 years since I […]