Month: March 2011

The Dark and Hollow Places by Carrie Ryan

The Dark and Hollow Places by Carrie Ryan

I was eagerly awaiting this 3rd book in the Forest of Hands and Teeth series by Carrie Ryan, and it didn’t disappoint. The story goes to Annah, who is Gabry’s twin sister that she was separated from when they were little girls. Annah is waiting for Elias to come back from joining the Recruiters. Annah… Read more »

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The Past Midnight Series #1-2 by Mara Purnhagen

The Past Midnight Series #1-2 by Mara Purnhagen

When I checked out the Nook again last week, I was unsure what book I wanted to read first. So I went to my Goodreads page to my young adult books to read area and searched through. I wasn’t really getting excited about any of them until I came to one called Past Midnight by… Read more »

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The Hazards of Working at a Bookstore Vol. 1.8

The Hazards of Working at a Bookstore Vol. 1.8

Saw several books on Tuesday night that I would be interested in reading. Even actually saw one in the young readers that sounded pretty good. First is Timeless by Alexandra Monir. Our main character is named Michele Windsor, who is from a famous blue blood family. She discovers her great-great-grandmother’s diary, and as she reads… Read more »

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Cryer’s Cross by Lisa McMann

Cryer’s Cross by Lisa McMann

After reading the Wake trilogy by Lisa McMann, I was eager to read more books by her. And this book did not let me down. Our main character is Kendall, she is a senior in a small town. Kendall has OCD. She has to arrange the classroom every morning, the desks, the curtains, the markers… Read more »

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The Hazards of Working at a Bookstore Vol. 1.7

The Hazards of Working at a Bookstore Vol. 1.7

Two new books. One I actually meant to write about in another post, because a friend reviewed it, and I’ve seen it sitting on a table at work several times. The other a teen book that I saw for the first time yesterday, and I actually had a minute to go back and read the… Read more »

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The Unspoken by Thomas Fahy

The Unspoken by Thomas Fahy

In my goal to read 5 books this week, which I barely made by the book I finished today, this was one I chose because I figured it would be a quick read. But now I’m behind on blogging! So here goes! As I read through the other reviews of this on Goodreads after I… Read more »

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The Hazards of Working at a Bookstore Vol. 1.6

The Hazards of Working at a Bookstore Vol. 1.6

There were actually some real hazards, or should I say irritations at work last night. But as my blog is about the books that I want to buy after working, I won’t go into those things. Both books I’m going to talk about in this blog are Teen books. Not that I got to spend… Read more »

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Ill Wind by Kevin J. Anderson and Doug Beason

Ill Wind by Kevin J. Anderson and Doug Beason

Well, I feel like this is the first adult fiction I’ve read in a long time. Wait though, I really don’t like using the term “adult fiction”. In my mind it brings up the idea of an “adult bookstore” with it’s XXX signs and showing an ID to get in. So maybe, just to help… Read more »

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