Author: Kara

Upcoming Books For Review

Posted May 8, 2011 by Kara in Uncategorized / 3 Comments
Upcoming Books For Review

So I thought I would do this thing every couple of months where I let you know which books I will be reviewing over the next couple of weeks. I hate to tie myself down and make promises, but at this point I kind of need to because I’m starting to get disorganized. I think doing a blog post like this will also help me to become a better blogger.  So let’s begin. First, I’m going to start with the books I am currently reading. These are:   Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen LinkJust One Wish by Janette Rallison LinkSlaughterhouse more »

The Silent Box by D.R. Rux – Review

Posted May 8, 2011 by Kara in Uncategorized / 1 Comment
The Silent Box by D.R. Rux – Review

Goodreads Summary: Two years ago, archaeologists Frank and Beverly made the discovery of their lives. Today Frank’s old partner and one of their digging assistants, Romerro, hold up Frank at gunpoint for the new secure location of Pandora’s Box that only he knows. However, Bev and Romerro are merely the puppets whose strings are pulled by a sinister puppeteer. The granddaughter of Bev’s old Anthropology professor holds the key to opening the box, which could cause then end of humankind. The only question left to know is, will Frank keep the box from the only one who can open it, or will he more »

Review of The Unfinished Song: Initiate by Tara Maya

Posted May 7, 2011 by Kara in Uncategorized / 3 Comments
Review of The Unfinished Song: Initiate by Tara Maya

The Unfinished Song: Initiate by Tara MayaMy rating: 4 of 5 stars Goodreads Summary: DEADLY INITIATION A DETERMINED GIRL…Dindi can’t do anything right, maybe because she spends more time dancing with pixies than doing her chores. Her clan hopes to marry her off and settle her down, but she dreams of becoming a Tavaedi, one of the powerful warrior-dancers whose secret magics are revealed only to those who pass a mysterious Test during the Initiation ceremony. The problem? No-one in Dindi’s clan has ever passed the Test. Her grandmother died trying. But Dindi has a plan. AN EXILED WARRIOR…Kavio is more »

Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen

Posted May 7, 2011 by Kara in Uncategorized / 0 Comments
Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen

Garden Spells by Sarah Addison AllenMy rating: 4 of 5 stars Goodreads Summary: The women of the Waverley family — whether they like it or not — are heirs to an unusual legacy, one that grows in a fenced plot behind their Queen Anne home on Pendland Street in Bascom, North Carolina. There, an apple tree bearing fruit of magical properties looms over a garden filled with herbs and edible flowers that possess the power to affect in curious ways anyone who eats them. For nearly a decade, 34-year-old Claire Waverley, at peace with her family inheritance, has lived in more »

Follow-Friday Hop.

Posted May 6, 2011 by Kara in Uncategorized / 8 Comments
Follow-Friday Hop.

This is the first time I’m participating in Parajunkee’s Follow Friday Hop and I’m excited! Hi everybody. If you follow me, leave me a comment and I will go follow your blog as well. I think I’m going to start doing this every Friday. It’s fun! <3 Kara

7 Things About Me

Posted May 6, 2011 by Kara in Uncategorized / 3 Comments

I’m not exactly sure how to do this. I’m a fairly new blogger, so everything I do is a new experience. I still get excited when y’all comment on one of my posts. I still am happy when I beat my blog views from the previous day. I still check to see where everyone is from who visits, by the way, my top visiting countries are the U.S., Canada, England, Greece, Belgium, and Australia. This excites me for some reason. Moving on since that had absolutely no point to it at all. A couple of days ago I was given more »