Tag: ARCs

Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Books..

Posted September 23, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in / 36 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday is sponsored by The Broke and The Bookish. These are the 10 books I’m looking forward to most reading this fall.  Some are e-galleys that I have, others are ones that I can’t wait till I can get ahold of them to read!  And just to make it easiest on myself, no particular […]

Top Ten Tuesday: 10 authors I..

Posted September 16, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in / 28 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday is sponsored by The Broke and The Bookish.   The ten authors that I can’t believe I’ve only read 1 book by are: Andrew Smith – I just learned about this author with all the fuss being made over Grasshopper Jungle this year.  Now I must read all his books!  And get them for […]

3rd Annual September is for Se..

Posted August 8, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in / 9 Comments

I know many of you have signed up for the September is for Sequels Giveaway Hop.  But the reason this came about is because of the idea I had last year for a challenge, (well to give credit to who I got the idea from, it was Ems Reviews Books).  I’ve really noticed that as […]

It’s Monday! What Are Y..

Posted June 9, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

This weekly meme is sponsored by Book Journey, and we talk about things we read last week, and our plans for what we’ll read this coming week.  Last Week: So, the beginning of last week I was still in New York City after BEA, still visiting with my sister.  I didn’t get hardly any reading […]

BEA 2014 Day 3 Recap (and Book..

Posted June 7, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in / 6 Comments

The last day of BEA is usually much more relaxed.  Not this year however.  Book Con majorly changed that, with anywhere from 6,000-8,000 more people in the Javits Center that day.  Sure, they were kept in only one part of the convention center.  The only problem with that?  It was the section where almost all […]

BEA 2014 Day 1 Recap

Posted June 5, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in / 4 Comments

So, it is exactly 1 week after the first day of BEA.  I guess that is a fitting day to do a recap.  I thought I was planned and remembered things from when I attended 2 years ago.  But let’s just say that my first day didn’t go as well as I’d hoped.  I definitely […]

A to Z April – E: E-boo..

Posted April 5, 2014 by Lisa Mandina in / 8 Comments

For the letter E I’ve chosen to discuss E-books.  First of all, let me say that I will never, ever give up an actual physical book.  One that the cover is there to look at whenever I set the book down, the cover that draws your eyes in, and looks so beautiful on a bookshelf. […]