Monthly Archives: July 2011

Review: Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

Catching Fire#2 in the Hunger Games TrilogyAuthor – Suzanne CollinsRating – 5; Nearly Perfect; A KeeperReading Level – Young AdultGenre – DystopianPages – 391Publisher – Scholastic PressISBN: 978-0-439-02349-8Release Date – 2009Source – Public Library Summary:Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark won the annual competition described in Hunger Games, but the aftermath leaves these victors with no sense of triumph. Instead, they have become the poster boys […]

Waiting on Wednesday (14)

This is a great weekly theme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine to show off the books that we are looking forward to that haven’t been released yet. Summary:In Maggie Stiefvater’s SHIVER, Grace and Sam found each other. In LINGER, they fought to be together. Now, in FOREVER, the stakes are even higher than before. Wolves are being hunted. Lives are being threatened. And love […]

Random Ramlbings: Modern Family

Random Ramblings is a post that allows us to talk about something, really anything, that we feel is worthy of attention. It could be a movie we’ve seen recently, a current song/band that’s rocking our world or something book related that doesn’t quite fit anywhere else on the site. My T.V. Obsession Part II: Modern Family Last month I wrote about Doctor Who and this […]

A Beautiful Dark

Title: A Beautiful Dark Author: Jocelyn Davies Publisher: Harper Teen Publication Date: September 27, 2011 Classification: YA Novel Challenge: Outdo Yourself Summary from Goodreads: Skye never questioned the story of her life. Her Aunt Jo adopted her after the death of her parents when she was just a child, and together they flip through memories the way some people flip through photo albums. She never questioned if […]