Half-way through reading, I realized that this is book you’d get if The Hunger Games, Witch and Wizard and The Host had a baby together. A beautiful, thrilling baby.
There’s heavy-handed government, electric fences and lack of individual control.... Read More | Share it now!
While wandering through the stacks of books that were out last Christmas at my local Barnes & Noble, I saw a book in the Young Adult section that immediately drew my attention. Disregarding the old saying about judging and books and covers, the... Read More | Share it now!
So, I got all cocky and decided to read 100 books this year. It all started with my joining goodreads.com and seeing their book challenge. Without thinking about anything (how many books per week, blah, blah, blah), I decided 100 was a nice, round... Read More | Share it now!
Am I a Fool to be Starting an Additional Writing Project?
(UPDATE: I know you have been waiting on pins and needles to know how I fared on my first Bloggiesta! Well, I would have to give me a solid B. You can see below what I did and did not... Read More | Share it now!
I was very fortunate to be able to spend a lot of time with my grandmother over the years. She lived to see her 100th birthday, and was probably one of the most loved people that I know.
I was named Audrey after her, so I like to think that I... Read More | Share it now!
My husband has a pretty extensive book collection that covers many genres, from science fiction and historical biographies, to memoirs and non-fiction (especially books that expose the truth about people and urban legends). The most amazing thing to me... Read More | Share it now!
Do you like fairy tales? Godmother: The Secret Cinderella Story is a fascinating read by Carolyn Turgeon. The main character is Lil, a fairy godmother who was cast out from her kingdom and forced to live as a human because she fell in love with the... Read More | Share it now!
I have this friend who has a daughter who is HILARIOUS. She has been funny since she was born. Of course, some of her humor stems from mispronunciation. She is obsessed with Disney and can’t wait to go to Disney World. She has been to... Read More | Share it now!
Here is a website that has an interesting dialect test – http://www.finnie.org/dialect/. Be sure to say some of the words out loud – I was suprised to hear how I really (real-ly? rilly?) pronounced some things. It takes a little while... Read More | Share it now!