Tag: books

A Slice of Magic Review

Title:  A Slice of Magic Author:  A.G. Mayes Description:  “ A plea she can’t ignore, a town of secrets and a magical recipe for love – or disaster… Susanna Daniels has spent over twenty years wondering why her beloved Aunt Erma disappeared from her life. When Aunt Erma […]

The Lightning Thief Review: PotterAlikes

Title:  The Lightning Thief Author:  Rick Riordan Release Date:  July 1, 2005 Description: “Percy Jackson is about to be kicked out of boarding school . . . again. And that’s the least of his troubles. Lately, mythological monsters and the gods of Mount Olympus seem to be walking […]

Top Five Tuesday: Slytherin Reads!

The time has come for the very last reading recommendations for the Hogwarts houses!  I’d just like to thank the one and only Bionic Book worm for coming up with and organizing such a fun idea.  Slytherin is the only house remaining, and they are known for their cunning […]

Top Five Tuesday: Hufflepuff Reads!

It’s Tuesday, which means another top five recommendations for a Hogwarts house is here!  For more information, take a look at my previous recommendations for Gryffindor and Ravenclaw.  Top Five Tuesday is a tag hosted by the ever-awesome Bionic Book Worm, so go check out her post here.  […]

A Game of Thrones Review

Title:  A Game of Thrones Author:  George R.R. Martin Release Date:  August 6, 1996 Description:  The first volume of A Song of Ice and Fire, the greatest fantasy epic of the modern age. GAME OF THRONES is now a major TV series from HBO, starring Sean Bean. Summers […]

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 […]

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 […]