Stacking the Shelves #108

Stacking the Shelves #108

November 22, 2014 Bekka, Stacking the Shelves 5

Stacking the Shelves is hosted at Tynga’s Reviews Hey everyone. I am exhausted. It’s been a week since the in-laws moved here and I’ve just been SO TIRED. There have been people at my house so much. We took their damn guinea pig and it makes SO MUCH NOISE. Mike’s been constantly at their house helping them with one thing or another. And for some reason, the crickets we bought for the frogs this week have been insanely noisy – random and unrelated but still, I haven’t slept well in more »

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Book Review: The Snow Child

Book Review: The Snow Child

November 21, 2014 book review, Lyn 2 ★★★★★

The Snow Child was an impulse buy during a book scouting trip last year.  I spotted the beautiful cover on the featured shelf, and the name of the book and the art really spoke to me.  It looked like the perfect cold-day comfort novel. This pick was our next choice for Forgotten Fridays, but for now, the feature will be on hold until the first of the year. I plowed ahead with the reading, since I am always so impatient for winter weather. We just do not get a long break more »

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Exquisite Captive Caravan Giveaway Relay

Exquisite Captive Caravan Giveaway Relay

November 20, 2014 blog tour, Giveaway 1

Hey, y’all! I am super excited and honored to be a part of the Exquisite Captive Blogger Caravan. As a blogger chosen for this honor, I get to participate in this pretty awesome event that Heather and her publisher, Balzer and Bray, is hosting. If you haven’t heard what this is yet, you can get all the details here. Each blog on the caravan is giving away a finished copy of Exquisite Captive, with each giveaway lasting only 24 hours. So you can follow along, hence the “caravan” part of it, more »

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Imaginative Discussions: NaNo Check-Up

Imaginative Discussions: NaNo Check-Up

November 19, 2014 Bekka, Imaginative Discussions 3

We just passed the halfway point of NaNoWriMo and I thought I’d write about how the whole ordeal is going for me. I love NaNoWriMo. I have terrible time management skills and I’m just really bad at setting a deadline for myself and following through. So NaNo is the kind of environment I thrive in and every year is a lot of fun. Word Count Well, I’m exactly on track, which is good! But not quite good enough. I “won” Nano last year on the 15th. Last year the words more »

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Sequels I Can’t Wait To Get

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Sequels I Can’t Wait To Get

November 18, 2014 Bekka, Lyn, Top Ten Tuesday 7

  Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish This week’s topic: Sequels I Can’t Wait To Get Awesome series is awesome. Give us more of our crack cocaine disguised as print and covers. We need it. we crave it. Bekka and Lyn discuss the sequels that have got to HAVE RIGHT AWAY.   Lyn’s Picks 1. The Winner’s Crime (The Winner’s Curse #2) by Marie Rutkowski – The first one was amazing. Now I am dying to see where the hell everything goes from this point. 2. Winter more »

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