Monstrous Discoveries

Monstrous Discoveries

Monstrous Discoveries is a feature that mentions books that we have discovered through our sidetracking excursions around the web. While our bookshelves really are not never ending, it is always exciting to share the books we would add if it was.   Dreamstrider by Lindsay Smith Releases: October 6th 2015 A high-concept, fantastical espionage novel set in a world where dreams are the ultimate form of political intelligence. Livia is a dreamstrider. She can inhabit a subject’s body while they are sleeping and, for a short time, move around in their skin. She uses her talent to work as a […]

Posted 15 April, 2015
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Top Ten Inspiring Quotes from Books

Top Ten Inspiring Quotes from Books

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week our topic is: Top Ten Inspiring Quotes from Books Listed in no particular order. Looking for Alaska by John Green “Men… I swear” Bloody Jack series by L.A. Meyer – I hear this in my head all the time. You said it straight Jacky! A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray The Looking Glass Wars by Frank Beddor

Posted 14 April, 2015
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The Monster Report

The Monster Report

Welcome to another edition of the Monster Report. The Monster Report explores the book happenings of Kate and Kristen. Whether it be what we got in our mailboxes, what books we are currently hiding in, or fun stuff to look forward to this week at The Book Monsters, you can find it here. The Monster Report is inspired by Alea‘s This Week in Books, Tynga’s Stacking the Shelves, and Sheila‘s It’s Monday, What are you Reading? Also, Teach Mentor Texts and Unleashing Readers also host a kidlit version of It’s Monday, What are you Reading? For Review: Read this Week: […]

Posted 13 April, 2015
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Drop Everything and READ!

Drop Everything and READ!

Today is National Drop Everything and READ day! Also known as DEAR. Check out the DEAR website for more info! I grew up on Beverly Cleary’s books and love this reading initiative. Technically, it’s all month long now in April, but I have no plans today, so I hope to read lots! Here is what I am starting with:  

Posted 12 April, 2015
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So Behind Reviewathon

So Behind Reviewathon

The So Behind! Review-A-Thon is hosted by Krystal at Books Are My Thing.  The point of the So Behind! Review-A-Thon is to spend the weekend catching up and lessening the stress of being behind on your reviews.  Anyone who writes reviews, whether on their blog, Goodreads, Amazon, etc. can participate!  The review-a-thon will run from April 17-19.  The only requirements of participating are that you write a quick goals post and a wrap-up post.  Your review goals can be whatever you need to work on, whether it be to write X amount of reviews, finishing your draft reviews, catching up […]

Posted 9 April, 2015
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2015 New Year Bookish Bingo Wrap Up

2015 New Year Bookish Bingo Wrap Up

  Great Imaginations is the host of Bookish Bingo! Here is how I did on the last round…. Read 18 books. 3 Bingos…   Start a Series –  2015 Debut – Fairy Tale – Pretty Dress – MG – White Cover –   Blue Cover – Mystery or Thriller – Over 400 Pages – Graphic Novel – Romance – 2014 Release – Mythology – Gold Lettering – Fairies – Male POV – Super Powers – Pink cover –

Posted 6 April, 2015
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The Monster Report

The Monster Report

Welcome to another edition of the Monster Report. The Monster Report explores the book happenings of Kate and Kristen. Whether it be what we got in our mailboxes, what books we are currently hiding in, or fun stuff to look forward to this week at The Book Monsters, you can find it here. The Monster Report is inspired by Alea‘s This Week in Books, Tynga’s Stacking the Shelves, and Sheila‘s It’s Monday, What are you Reading? Also, Teach Mentor Texts and Unleashing Readers also host a kidlit version of It’s Monday, What are you Reading? For Review: Read this Week: […]

Posted 6 April, 2015
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Books N Bloggers Swap

Books N Bloggers Swap

I love these swaps, especially this one, because it definitely involves books! Sign up over at the Chaotic Goddess Swaps Books ‘n’ Bloggers Signup Post! Your Swap Objective: Get to know your fellow book-loving partner and send them a fantastic bookish package. Your package must include: A book from your partner’s wishlist. A book you have read and loved. A book you haven’t read, but think looks interesting. (Can also be on their wishlist.) *Optional* Other book-related goodies.   So excited to meet my partner and get started!

Posted 1 April, 2015
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