Month: April 2013

Destroy Me (Shatter Me #1.5) by Taherah Mafi

Destroy Me (Shatter Me #1.5) b..

Posted April 13, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 14 Comments

I know a lot of people are all Team Warner after the first book in this series.  I was not, he was the bad guy, and I just always saw him that way.  This little 1.5 novella in the series gives you a better insight into Warner, and so I can see a little bit […]

Waiting on Wednesday:  Shudder (Stitch Trilogy #2) by Samantha Durante

Waiting on Wednesday: Shudder..

Posted April 10, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 12 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine where we spotlight upcoming releases that we’re eagerly awaiting. I participated in a blog tour for the first book in this series last fall.  You can see my review of the first book, Stitch, HERE.  I’m excited to hopefully participate in the blog tour […]

Unnatural Creatures:  Stories Selected by Neil Gaiman

Unnatural Creatures: Stories ..

Posted April 9, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in Review / 4 Comments

Thanks to HarperCollins Children’s Books and Epic Reads, I won this ARC from a contest in the Shelf Awareness email newsletter.  I haven’t read a lot of Neil Gaiman books, American Gods was one that I read and did really like though.  So I knew that I was interested in this.  The really cool thing […]

Waiting on Wednesday:  Breath (Riders of the Apocalypse #4) by Jackie Morse Kessler

Waiting on Wednesday: Breath ..

Posted April 3, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine where we spotlight upcoming releases that we’re eagerly awaiting. My choice this week relates to the last couple of books I read and reviewed.  I’m so excited that I chose to read those 2 right before the 4th and final book of the series […]

Loss (Riders of the Apocalypse #3) by Jackie Morse Kessler

Loss (Riders of the Apocalypse..

Posted April 2, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

I started out thinking I’d like this book a little more than #2, Rage.  Loss is about Pestilence, the bringer of disease. The main character is a 15 year old boy named Billy.  At first I figured it would relate to his grandfather who had Alzheimer’s.  But then we learn that Billy has been bullied […]

Fool For Books Giveaway Hop

Fool For Books Giveaway Hop

Posted April 1, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 2 Comments

This Hop is sponsored by Kathy at I Am a Reader, Not a Writer.  And I decided it would be fun to do in honor of April Fool’s Day.  This time the giveaway will only be available to the United States, sorry about that.  I’ll try to do the next one International again.  This time […]