28
NOV
2011

What I’m Reading: THE SCORPIO RACES by Maggie Stiefvater

This book slayed me. It cut my heart out of my chest and left me breathless. What an absolutely beautiful story about love and sacrifice and the things that bind us together. Summary from the inside jacket: It happens at the star of every November: the Scorpio Races. Riders...
01
NOV
2011

What I’m Reading: October Edition

For those of you following me on Twitter, you know I have been without power since Saturday. Hooray, Snowtober! In some wonderful stroke of genius (read: luck), I had drafted this review post on Friday before the storm, and was able to quickly push it live from work today. This...
28
OCT
2011

What I’m Reading: DAUGHTER OF SMOKE AND BONE by Laini Taylor

A story so delightfully weird, wonderfully strange, and masterfully written, that you trust the author entirely and devour ever word as though it were fact. Summary from the inside jacket: All around the world, black handprints are appearing on doorways, scorched there by winged...
01
OCT
2011

What I’m Reading: September Edition

My reading pace was down a bit this month. Work at the day job was incredibly crazy – any of you following me on Twitter know what I’m talking about – and as a result, I got through fewer books than I would have liked. There’s just never enough time! If a magic genie...
30
SEP
2011

What I’m Reading: MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN by Ransom Riggs

Vintage photos so creepily wonderful, you might want to read the book solely for them. Summary from the inside jacket: A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of very peculiar photographs. A horrific family tragedy sets sixteen-year-old Jacob journeying...
01
SEP
2011

What I’m Reading: August Edition

Before I get into this month’s reviews, I wanted to let you all know that I’ve been working on a secret side project with some of my wonderful writing friends (Caroline Richmond, Tracey Neithercott, and Sarah Enni, if you must ask) and I am incredibly excited to share...