Tag: Barnes and Noble

Book Blogger Hop #9 and Follow Friday #6

Book Blogger Hop is sponsored over at Crazy for Books. It’s a place for book bloggers and readers to connect and share our love of the written word. This week’s question is: How/where do you get your books? Do you buy them or go to the library? Is there a certain website you use like […]

Posted July 15, 2011 by Lisa Mandina in / 12 Comments

Confessions of a Praire Bitch by Alison Arngrim

Like many others my age, I grew up watching Little House on the Prairie in syndication reruns during the summer when I was younger. Nellie Oleson was the character you loved to hate, but you just loved the episodes when she was in it. This is the biography of the actress, Alison Arngrim, who played […]

Posted July 1, 2010 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Dead and Gone by Charlaine Harris

The latest in paperback in the Sookie Stackhouse series. I have decided that since I own all of the books so far in paperback I will wait until each new one comes out in paperback to buy it, and wait for it, to read it. That way I know that I have something to look […]

Posted May 17, 2010 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

Fablehaven by Brandon Mull

Believe it or not, I’m really not much of a fantasy reader. Yes, I love Harry Potter, but I tend to stick more to real science fiction, and maybe vampire/monster which are really more horror than fantasy. However, I got this book free from the bookstore. We had an Educator’s event and had several copies […]

Posted April 29, 2010 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments

First day of school, sort of

So today was kind of the first day of school. 6th graders, and new to the school 7th and 8th graders came for half a day. I was getting a lot done and on the road to being ready for tomorrow the first “real” day of school, until we had to meet about Greater Gator, […]

Posted August 18, 2009 by Lisa Mandina in / 0 Comments