Monthly Archives: September 2008

Must Reads Before 01/01/09

I cannot believe it is almost October.  The year is 3/4 over and there are still so many books I need to read.  Here is a list of books I consider must reads for myself by the end of the … Continue reading

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Cybils 2008

I am so very excited to learn that I am going to be a Young Adult Panel judge for this year’s Cybils.  This is my first year involved with Cyblis and I can’t wait to get started.  For those who … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games

by Suzanne Collins Katniss Everdeen has had a tough life.  She lives in District 12, the poorest district in the country of Panem, once known as North America, and in the poorest part of District 12 known as the Seam.  … Continue reading

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Cat Among the Pigeons (A Cat Royal Adventure)

by Julia Golding Orphan Cat Royal, of the Theater Royal on Drury Lane, has recovered from her adventures and her stint in jail (The Diamond of Drury Lane) but just when she believes everything has gone back to normal, the … Continue reading

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Celebrities Writing Books. Ugh.

Lauren Conrad, of the reality show The Hills, has signed a three book deal with Harper Collins. When I first heard that she had signed a book deal I assumed it was to put her (oh so interesting) life story … Continue reading

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Hell Week (Maggie Quinn: Girl vs. Evil)

by Rosemary Clement-Moore First, I know that I’ve posted about how uber-excited I was to read Hunger Games and now here I am obviously having read something instead of Hunger Games. I’ve had a very stressful last couple of weeks … Continue reading

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Holy Wind Batman

As I sit here and type this I am going into my 6th hour without power — thankfully I have an extra long life battery for my laptop. While we have been lucky not to have any major rain come … Continue reading

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