Category: Bookish Events

Top Pick of July 2013

Top Pick of July 2013

July 2013’s Top Pick this month is I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga! As always this contest will be open throughout the following month and is open internationally as long as The Book Depository ships to your country! As always: good luck! 😉 What if the world’s worst serial killer…was your dad? Jasper “Jazz” Dent is a likable teenager. A charmer, one might say. But […]

August 2013 Operation: TBR Reduction Goals

August 2013 Operation: TBR Reduction Goals

August 2013 Goals: This is the first month that I will be trying to knock down the TBR. I do have some books that I want to tackle. This isn’t a list that I’m going to be tackling book by book but rather a reduced pool of books to chose from. That totally made sense, right? Finish Legacy of the Clockwork Key by Kristin Bailey […]

Operation: TBR Reduction Reboot

Operation: TBR Reduction Reboot

Back in April 2012 I thought that publicly shaming myself would reign in my obsession of book buying. *Snort* It didn’t even slow me down. Not one tiny bit. You can see my shame here: the original shame. As you can see from Exhibit A: things have gotten worse. Fact: I have so many books in my possession that I can’t wait to read. Fact: […]

Harry Potter Read Along Week #18 Answers

Harry Potter Read Along Week #18 Answers

It’s important that if you are re-reading this series that you answer the questions based only on the knowledge that we have so far! 1. What do you think of Harry being tried by the full Wizengamont? It shows weakness on the Ministry’s part. For anyone else this whole incident probably would have been cleared up via Owl Post. Because it’s Harry Potter and Harry […]

Beat the Heat Readathon

Ze Rules! The Beat the Heat Readathon runs from July 29th through August 18th. What does this readathon entail, you ask? Well, read as much or as little as you want – the main point is to READ! You set your own goal, and for two weeks you read as many books as you can/want to reach your goal! There will be mini-challenges throughout the […]