Category: books

Top Five Tuesday: Ravenclaw Books

All right, it’s Top Five Tuesday hosted by the one and only Bionic Book Worm, and today is the next Hogwarts house recommendation list!  Today’s topic is on books for Ravenclaws, who are best described as people eager to absorb information and learn as much as possible about […]

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Hannie’s Weekly Wrap-Up 2/10

As I’ve stated before, I’m terrible at sticking to any sort of monthly plan for my reading and gaming because I tend to just pick up what I feel like doing.  I like the idea of planning out what I’m doing, however, as it makes it easier for […]

City of Bones Review

Title:  City of Bones Author:  Cassandra Clare Release Date:  2007 Book Description:  City of Bones is a Shadowhunters novel. When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder–much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered […]

Top Five Tuesday: Books for Gryffindors!

Top Five Tuesday is a weekly event hosted by the Bionic Book Worm.  This month is focusing on giving book recommendations based upon each Hogwarts house, starting with Gryffindor!  When I think of this house, I usually think of heavy and action-oriented plots that feature protagonists that aren’t […]

Fantastic February Reads!

I want to make an effort to do at least one readathon every month because it helps focus my reading into specific challenges and genres.  This month, I have decided to participate in Fantastic February, hosted by Books and Munchies.  The goal here is simple:  Read as many […]

The Magicians Review: PotterAlikes

Title:  The Magicians Author:  Lev Grossman Release Date:  2009 Book Description:  NOW A MAJOR TV SERIES  In a secret world of forbidden knowledge, power comes at a terrible price …  Quentin Coldwater’s life is changed forever by an apparently chance encounter: when he turns up for his entrance interview […]