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COVER REVEAL!!! Redheads are ..

Posted April 25, 2012 by Lisa Mandina in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

I’m so excited to get to be a part of a cover reveal!!! Although this morning, it didn’t post right, so here it is updated.  Thanks to SupaGurl’s Book Blog for letting me join in. Here is the blurb about the book: High School senior, Sofia Black, has had a very hard life. Since her […]

Ripper by Amy Carol Reeves

Posted March 9, 2012 by Lisa Mandina in Uncategorized / 1 Comment

First I have to say thanks to Flux Books and NetGalley for letting me read the egalley to this book.  As I have mentioned before, I have been fascinated with the whole Jack the Ripper story for as long as I remember, and was really drawn in by the movie From Hell with Johnny Depp […]

Incarnate by Jodi Meadows

Posted January 4, 2012 by Lisa Mandina in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Incarnate by Jodi Meadows My rating: 4 of 5 stars First, I know you’re not supposed to judge a book by its cover, but wow, how striking is this cover? And it’s not just a fancy pretty picture, there are clues and hints to what is going to happen in the book on the cover, […]

2011 Challenge Wrap Up

Posted January 1, 2012 by Lisa Mandina in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

I really only participated in one real challenge, and that was The Story Siren’s Debut Author Challenge.  I did also set a goal on Goodreads to read 100 books this year, and I did, although I actually read more than that because I’m not sure I counted books I’d already read on there, but anyway.  […]

Let’s get this blog goin..

Posted January 1, 2012 by Lisa Mandina in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

Okay, I’m so close to 300 followers! I’d like to get there by the end of January, and see how much farther I can get. I will be looking for some giveaway hops to get involved with, but for now, I’m going to do my own giveaway. I’m giving one $15 gift card to Barnes […]

October RAK

Posted October 2, 2011 by Lisa Mandina in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

So, I haven’t done this since this summer, too busy really. But when I heard that you could now buy a specific book for someone’s Nook, and I have a Nook, I thought I’d sign up again and try it out. Plus, it is my birthday month, just like it is the Book Nympho’s, (mine […]

Waiting on Wednesday – D..

Posted August 10, 2011 by Lisa Mandina in Uncategorized / 9 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday is sponsored by Jill at Breaking the Spine. I’m trying to get back into the habit of always doing my Wednesday and Friday memes. And I’m going to try to do a future post of this so even though I’m writing it on Tuesday when I have time, it won’t be published […]

Book Blogger Hop #8 and Follow..

Posted July 2, 2011 by Lisa Mandina in Uncategorized / 13 Comments

So my goal is to get to 100 followers by the end of July. In fact I think tomorrow I’m going to post a contest to try to help get it sooner rather than later. But more on that tomorrow!So let’s start with Book Blogger Hop which is sponsored over at Crazy For Books.This week’s […]

Book Blogger Hop #7 and Follow..

Posted June 24, 2011 by Lisa Mandina in Uncategorized / 11 Comments

In the spirit of Twitter Follow Friday, the Book Blogger Hop is a place sponsored by Crazy for Books for book bloggers and readers to connect and share our love of the written word. This week’s question is: “When did you realize reading was your passion and a truly important part of your life?” That […]

Harry Potter and the Deathly H..

Posted June 21, 2011 by Lisa Mandina in Uncategorized / 1 Comment

No, this isn’t the first time I’ve read this, but when movies are getting ready to come out, I like to read the book again right before. This usually means I’m going to be either irritated or disappointed when I watch the movie, but not always. I actually just watched the first movie that goes […]