Month: September 2013

3rd Time is the Charm

So I still have 100 pages left to read of my ARC of The Dream Thieves, so I’m not going to be ready to write the review till tomorrow.  Now normally I can get through 100 pages really quickly, but even the fact that Maggie Stiefvater’s writing hooks me and doesn’t want to let me go […]

Posted September 18, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (4)

Once again I find myself with a day that I’m not ready to post a review, so I’ll be joining in to this meme that is hosted by Sheila at Book Journey.  For this we are supposed to spotlight the books we are reading, planning on reading, or just finished reading.  So here is my plan […]

Posted September 16, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

The Friday 56 #2

I am never good at picking out what actors should play characters in books, so once again I’m going to pass on Feature and Follow this week, and participate in The Friday 56, sponsored by Freda’s Voice.  Here is what you do: Rules:*Grab a book, any book.*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader *Find any […]

Posted September 13, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 8 Comments

The Elite (The Selection #2) by Kiera Cass

I finally got to read the first book in this series, The Selection, back in May, around the time I got to meet the author.  And as I expected, I fell in love with it.  I’d heard some bad things about the sequel, and while one of them I can see why people said it, […]

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

My Own Mr. Darcy Book Blast

My Own Mr. Darcy After being dragged to the 2005 movie Pride and Prejudice by her mother, sixteen-year-old Elizabeth’s life changes when Matthew Macfadyen’s Mr. Darcy appears on the screen. Lizzie falls hard and makes a promise to herself that she will settle for nothing less than her own Mr. Darcy. This ill-advised pledge threatens […]

Posted September 11, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 0 Comments

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (3)

Once again I find myself with a day that I’m not ready to post a review, so I’ll be joining in to this meme that is hosted by Sheila at Book Journey.  For this we are supposed to spotlight the books we are reading, planning on reading, or just finished reading.  So here is my plan […]

Posted September 9, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 11 Comments