Month: March 2015

Cover Characteristic/Top 10 Tu..

Posted March 31, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 8 Comments

The Cover Characteristic meme is hosted at  Sugar and Snark.  I was going to do this on Monday, when I didn’t have anything else to post, but as I was looking through all my covers, I found more than the 5 that is normal for the Cover Characteristic meme.  I actually found more than 10, but […]

Review: Denton Little’s..

Posted March 29, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 3 Comments

First, thanks to Netgalley and Random House Children’s for allowing me to read an egalley of this.  I wasn’t quite sure at first, but I went ahead and requested it on the off chance it would be really good.  And you know what?  It was hilarious!  This book made me actually laugh out loud in […]

Cover Characteristic – H..

Posted March 27, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 12 Comments

The Cover Characteristic meme is hosted at  Sugar and Snark.  Here are the guidelines for how it works if you want to join in: Each week we will post a characteristic and choose 5 of our favorite covers with that characteristic. If you want to join in and share your 5 favorite covers with the weeks […]

Review: Forbidden by Kimberle..

Posted March 26, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 12 Comments

I have to thank Dena at Batch of Books Tours and the author, Kimberley Griffiths Little for allowing me to read a copy of this as part of a tour/promotion.  I had heard of it last year, maybe it was one I’d hoped to get at BEA?  Not sure.  I have to say I’m so […]

YA Spring Fling Giveaway Blitz

Posted March 25, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in giveaway / 0 Comments

From March 20th to April 3rd, over 70 authors come together to give away hundreds of books. The YA Spring Fling is an opportunity for readers to find new books, new authors and take part in something very special. Here is a sneak peek of some of the books involved in the giveaway. All are […]

Review: Belzhar by Meg Wolitz..

Posted March 24, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

This is an ARC that I was lucky enough to pick up last summer at BEA.  I could have sworn I’d met the author, but it’s not autographed and I don’t have a picture with her.  🙁  I finally got back around to it in order to work on my TBR Pile Challenge.  It was […]

A to Z Blogging Challenge Them..

Posted March 23, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in / 31 Comments

As I’ve mentioned recently, I will once again be participating in the April A to Z Blogging Challenge.  I wasn’t sure what I would do for a theme this year, but I finally decided, and here, without further ado, is my theme:  (drum roll please) Reviews of books I read before blogging!  I will give […]

Review and Book Tour: We All ..

Posted March 23, 2015 by Lisa Mandina in Blog Tour / 4 Comments

I have to say thanks to Edelweiss and Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers for allowing me to read an e-galley of this book.  I was definitely intrigued by the synopsis, and then when I read the story, I definitely enjoyed it and was glad to have the chance.  Also thanks to Fantastic Flying […]