Month: May 2011

Falling in Love With English Boys by Melissa Jensen

Falling in Love With English Boys by Melissa Jensen

Believe it or not, as much as I enjoy chick lit, I normally don’t get into teen “romance” novels anymore. What I prefer in chick lit is that I feel a connection or similarity to the main character, in other words, she can’t be married or divorced or have children, as I have or am… Read more »

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The Hazards of Working at a Bookstore Vol. 2.4 Part 2

The Hazards of Working at a Bookstore Vol. 2.4 Part 2

Okay, finally getting around to adding another post about this. Hoping this one will get posted as soon as I’m done, as I have 5 books to actually review as well. First is Mercy by Rebecca Lim. This is another angel story. Our main character is Mercy, who wakes up and can’t remember who she… Read more »

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Book Blogger Hop #3 and Follow Friday #1

Book Blogger Hop #3 and Follow Friday #1

Book Blogger Hop is a place just for book bloggers and readers to connect and share our love of the written word. It is sponsored by Crazy for Books. This week’s question is:If you were given the chance to spend one day in a fictional world (from a book), which book would it be from… Read more »

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Bumped by Megan McCafferty

Bumped by Megan McCafferty

While I did enjoy this book, and hope that there is a sequel so I can find out what happens next, I must say it didn’t quite live up to all the hype I read about it. I think that I more enjoyed Delirium and Wither as what I consider similar dystopian themes. However, it… Read more »

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Abandon by Meg Cabot

Abandon by Meg Cabot

I have to admit, that actually, until I decided last minute to go see Meg Cabot down on the Plaza a couple weeks ago, the only books I’d read by her were adult ones, like Boy Meets Girl, ones told in email and texts, and instant messages. Quick, fun, chick lit reads. I loved them… Read more »

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The Hazards of Working at a Bookstore Vol. 2.3

The Hazards of Working at a Bookstore Vol. 2.3

It’s been awhile since I did one of these, partly because I haven’t been working that much, and partly because I’ve been really busy. So this volume will actually include both nights I worked this week, but only 3 books, as again, with our lack of employees lately, I don’t have as much time to… Read more »

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Book blogger Hop May 13th, 2011

Book blogger Hop May 13th, 2011

Haven’t had time to do this in so long! But home today so thought I’d join in. The Book Blogger Hop is sponsored by Crazy for Books. This week’s question is: Are you going to Book Expo America (BEA) and/or the Book Blogger Convention (BBC) this year? My answer is unfortunately no. I’ve known about… Read more »

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