Monthly Archives: September 2011

Black Bird Volume 8

Title: Black Bird Volume 8 Author: Kanoko Sakurakoji Publisher: Shojo Beat Publication Date: May 2011 Classification: 18+ Manga Challenge: Outdo Yourself Summary from Barnes and Noble: Raiko, the demon hunter who has been staying at Misao’s house, is determined to save her–even if that’s the last thing she wants! Kyo won’t allow a threat to Misao to go unchecked and plans to take care of the problem […]

Update + Book Buying Ban + Contest Winners

So this video provides some updates on what is going on with me and why I might not be around as much as I was during the summer. As for winners of contests, I have contacted all winners directly so if you didn’t get an email from me it means you didn’t win this contest but no worrries as I have several great giveaways coming […]

By the Cover: The First Love Cookie Club

How many of us love to stand in a bookstore and just stare at all the gorgeous book covers? Go on raise your hand you know you do! But we aren’t supposed to judge a book by it’s cover. A really pretty cover; however, can drag us in all the same. We’ll be picking out some of our favorite covers and displaying them here for […]


Title: Misfit Author: Jon Skovron Publisher: Abrams Publication Date: Aug 2011 Classification: YA Novel Challenge: Outdo Yourself Summary from Barnes and Noble: Jael has always felt like a freak. She’s never kissed a boy, she never knew her mom, and her dad’s always been superstrict-but that’s probably because her mom was a demon, which makes Jael half demon and most definitely not a normal sophomore girl. On […]

Scaling Mt. Read Me

Scaling Mt. Read Me is a feature where we will be pulling a few books that have ended up in the never ending TBR and spotlighting them here. Some of us can’t admit to having a to be read “pile” as it has exploded into it’s own mountain range, hence the name Mt. Read Me. Stephanie’s Choices:The Goblin King by Shona HuskDescription from Book BlurbOnce […]