Artemis Fowl

Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer "Twelve-year-old Artemis Fowl is a millionaire, a genius—and, above all, a criminal mastermind. But even Artemis doesn't know what he's taken on when he kidnaps a fairy, Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon Unit. These aren't the fairies of bedtime stories—they're dangerous! Full of unexpected twists and turns, Artemis Fowl … Continue reading Artemis Fowl

Exploring My Books: Completing a set

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC FROM ADDLEPATES AND BOOKWORMS IS books you bought just to complete a set Unfortunately for my wallet, I like owning complete sets of series, even if I'm not particularly thrilled with the novels themselves. Honestly the only one of the books below that I actually read is Inkdeath, which I reviewed last Sunday. … Continue reading Exploring My Books: Completing a set

Throwback Thursday: The Bad Beginning

The Bad Beginning BY Lemony Snicket "Dear Reader, I'm sorry to say that the book you are holding in your hands is extremely unpleasant. It tells an unhappy tale about three very unlucky children. Even though they are charming and clever, the Baudelaire siblings lead lives filled with misery and woe. From the very first … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: The Bad Beginning

W…W…W…Wednesday… May 27th

As I start my new job next Monday, or at least the orientation of it (I'm going to be a library assistant! Yay!), this coming weekend will be the last of my current book consumption trend. I'm grateful I've been able to knock most of my goodreads challenge out this first half of the year … Continue reading W…W…W…Wednesday… May 27th

Top Ten Beach Reads

This week's top ten tuesday, hosted by the Broke and the Bookish, is Top Ten Beach Reads. As I'm not particular about what I read at the beach, I just chose some books that I think are light, fluffy, yet also intriguing are my beach reads. Blue Bloods by Melissa de la Cruz The Disreputable History … Continue reading Top Ten Beach Reads

Inkdeath

Inkdeath by Cornelia Funke "CAUGHT BETWEEN THE COVERS OF A CURSED STORY . . . Ever since the extraordinary events of Inkspell, when the enchanted book Inkheart drew Meggie and her father, Mo, into its chapters, life in the Inkworld has been more tragic than magical. The fire-eater Dustfinger is dead, having sacrificed his life for … Continue reading Inkdeath

Exploring My Books: To Keep for the Children

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC FROM ADDLEPATES AND BOOKWORMS IS books you want to keep for your kids While I intend to keep most, if not all, of my books for the rest of my life, I do have a few in particular that I am saving for when I obtain children. The most obvious is the … Continue reading Exploring My Books: To Keep for the Children

Throwback Thursday: Vampire Academy

Vampire Academy BY Richelle Mead "St. Vladimir’s Academy isn’t just any boarding school—it’s a hidden place where vampires are educated in the ways of magic and half-human teens train to protect them. Rose Hathaway is a Dhampir, a bodyguard for her best friend Lissa, a Moroi Vampire Princess. They’ve been on the run, but now they’re … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Vampire Academy