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 …

WWW Wednesdays: July 30th

WWW Wednesdays is a meme hosted by Should Be Reading that asks three questions: What are you currently reading??? Right now I'm reading 1984 by George Orwell. I've wanted to read this book for the longest time, and I finally decided to just check it out from the library and dive in. I've heard such …

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 …

more books: beach reads

Surprise, surprise: I've bought more books! This time, my little shopping spree has been focused on books I can read at the beach. The Summer I Turned Pretty, It's Not Summer Without You, and We'll Always Have Summer by Jenny Han. I've heard so many fantastic things about this trilogy that I just had to pick it up when …

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, …

WWW Wednesdays: July 23rd

WWW Wednesdays is a meme hosted by Should Be Reading that asks three questions: What are you currently reading??? Right now I'm reading A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens as part of my summer homework for AP English. What did you recently finish reading??? I just got home from camping this morning, so …

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. …