dnf: DAIRY QUEEN

Author: Catherine Gilbert Murdock Number of Pages: 274 Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Release Date: April 30, 2006 "When you don’t talk, there’s a lot of stuff that ends up not getting said. Harsh words indeed, from Brian Nelson of all people. But, D. J. can’t help admitting, maybe he’s right. When you don’t talk, there’s a lot of stuff …

top ten tuesday: authors I own the most books from

Welcome to another week of Top Ten Tuesday, everyone! This bookish meme is, as always, hosted by the lovely blog The Broke and the Bookish. This week the theme is Top Ten Authors I Own the Most Books From. After analyzing my bookshelves I finally have the results! 1. J.K. Rowling (7 books). This should …

Book Review: OF TRITON (with spoilers!)

WARNING! SPOILERS AHEAD!! If you'd like to read my review of the first book in this series, Of Poseidon, click here. Author: Anna Banks Number of Pages: 246 Publisher: Feiwel and Friends Release Date: May 28, 2013 "Emma has just learned that her mother is a long-lost Poseidon princess, and now struggles with an identity crisis: As a Half-Breed, she’s a …

QUOTE: The Beginning of Everything

"But I know that isn't true; history is filled with fictional people. And even the epigraph Fitzgerald placed at the beginning of The Great Gatsby is by a writer who doesn't exist. We have all been fooled into believing in people who are entirely imaginary- made-up prisoners in a hypothetical panopticon. but the point isn't whether or …

elsewhere, one.

Hello, everyone! Recently I have starting co-blogging with Erin over at her wonderful blog, The In-Between Place. I encourage you to follow her- she's awesome! In this feature I will be linking the posts I have written in the last few weeks on her blog. While you're there, check out her posts as well! If …

Book Review: THE BEGINNING OF EVERYTHING

Author: Robyn Schneider Number of Pages: 335 Publisher: Katherine Tegen Release Date: August 27, 2013 "Golden boy Ezra Faulkner believes everyone has a tragedy waiting for them—a single encounter after which everything that really matters will happen. His particular tragedy waited until he was primed to lose it all: in one spectacular night, a reckless driver shatters Ezra’s knee, …

top ten tuesday: characters I’d want with me on a deserted island

Hiya there! Welcome to another week of Top Ten Tuesday, a bookish meme hosted by the lovely blog the Broke and the Bookish. This week, the theme is Top Ten Characters I'd Want With Me On A Deserted Island. I picked my characters for a number of different reasons, which I will explain to you. …

Book Review: OF POSEIDON

Author: Anna Banks Number of Pages: 324 Publisher: Feiwel & Friends Release Date: May 1, 2012 "Galen is the prince of the Syrena, sent to land to find a girl he's heard can communicate with fish. Emma is on vacation at the beach. When she runs into Galen—literally, ouch!—both teens sense a connection. But it …

QUOTE: A Prayer for Owen Meany

“Every American should be forced to live outside the United States for a year or two. Americans should be forced to see how ridiculous they appear to the rest of the world! They should listen to someone else's version of themselves--to anyone else's version! Every country knows more about America than Americans know about themselves! …

Book Review: THE SUMMER I WASN’T ME

Author: Jessica Verdi Number of Pages: 342 Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire Release Date: April 1, 2014 "Lexi has a secret. She never meant for her mom to find out. And now she's afraid that what's left of her family is going to fall apart for good. Lexi knows she can fix everything. She can change. She …