Month: July 2011

The Help by Kathryn Stockett

The Help by Kathryn Stockett My rating: 5 of 5 starsThis book is about exactly what the title says. It is about the women who were housekeepers and more in Mississippi in 1962. These were black women, who as we read in the book were often more of a mother to the white children they […]

Posted July 30, 2011 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

Winner of My 100 Follower Giveaway

Thanks to all of you who entered. I had 13 different people who entered, so I’m choosing this time to just draw one winner. That winner is Valerie at Stuck in Books.com . Valerie chose the copy of The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff as her prize. Congratulations Valerie! I hope you enjoy your prize.

Posted July 26, 2011 by Lisa Mandina in / 1 Comment

100 Follower Giveaway!

Contest is over!! Thanks to all who entered, results will be posted shortly! I’m so excited! I finally passed the 100 follower mark this past week! I’m sure I’m following way more people than that, but glad to have so many more people to follow me and share their reviews with me. And as promised […]

Posted July 23, 2011 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 7 Comments

Book Blogger Hop #10 and Follow Friday #7

The Book Blogger Hop is sponsored by Crazy for Books and is a place where bloggers and readers connect over the weekend and chat about books. This week’s question is: What is the one genre you wish you could get into, but just can’t? I guess I’d have to pick steampunk probably. I would say […]

Posted July 22, 2011 by Lisa Mandina in / 19 Comments

Immortal Beloved by Cate Tiernan

Immortal Beloved by Cate Tiernan My rating: 5 of 5 stars I remember when I first saw this book, I believe it was around the same time as when The Eternal Ones came out, and at first I thought this was another reincarnation novel, and I was intrigued. But I picked it up and read […]

Posted July 22, 2011 by Lisa Mandina in / 3 Comments

Switched by Amanda Hocking

Switched by Amanda Hocking My rating: 4 of 5 stars I downloaded this book to my Nook because it was only 99 cents. At first I was only reading it on my iPhone Nook app, and let me tell you, reading a book on an iPhone is not much fun. It is like you turn […]

Posted July 18, 2011 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 2 Comments