Month: September 2013

Monsters (Ashes Trilogy #3) by Ilsa J. Bick

This is the 2nd book I’ve read for my 2nd Annual September is for Sequels Reading Challenge.  Unfortunately it took me a bit longer to read than I was hoping, but to be fair, it was a pretty long book, around 800 pages.  I’ve been a big fan of this series since I read the […]

Posted September 8, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

The Friday 56 #1

I really, really, really wanted to participate this week in the feature and follow as it is a tour of your bookshelves.  Unfortunately the room that my bookshelves are in, along with my bookshelves are in a bit of turmoil as I’m rearranging and organizing that room.  So, I had to find a different Friday […]

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

Sick by Tom Leveen

First, thanks to Netgalley and Abrams Publishing for allowing me to read an e-galley of this. I did really enjoy it, even though it is yet another zombie book. Something I really liked about it is that although the high school kids are going through all this stress together, they do learn to start seeing […]

Posted September 3, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

September is for Sequels Giveaway Hop

I’m so excited to be co-hosting my very first giveaway hop with I Am a Reader.  This hop came about from the Challenge I set up last year and am continuing this year, to catch up on those sequels that often get set on the TBR pile due to all the new books bloggers get […]

Posted September 1, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 261 Comments

For the Good of Mankind? by Vicki O. Wittenstein

Thanks to Netgalley and Lerner Publishing Group for allowing me to read this e-galley over the summer.  My interest in this book was probably sparked from both the fact that I am a science teacher, as well as the fact that I read The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks earlier this summer.  This book was […]

Posted September 1, 2013 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments