Think You Know Literature?

My sister saw this fun quiz about books online from the Deseret News, one of the newspapers in our state. So my mom, sister, and I all took it together to see just exactly how well we knew the first lines of some classic literature. It turns out that between the three of us we…

J K Rowling’s New Book

Did you all see the news announcement? I have my book on hold at the library already. I wonder if people will be happy with a work by her that doesn’t have Harry Potter in it. Check it out! http://www.usatoday.com/life/books/news/story/2012-04-12/harry-potter-jk-rowling-new-book/54200224/1

My Young Adult 5 Star Books for 2011

So, I was looking at all the books I read in 2011…and I discovered that out of all the Young Adult Books that I read, I only gave two of them 5 stars. Now, seeing how I average about a book a week…that means that about 50 books didn’t get 5 stars. Interesting. Now, do…

Snow Days!

So it has been pretty snowy here the last few days. We even had to close the library a little early yesterday so that we could all get home safely. One of the things I love about snow is reading on the couch with a cozy blanket and the fire turned on in the fireplace.…

Pre-order signed copies of Maggie Stiefvater’s book Forever

How cool is this? You can totally pre-order an autographed copy of Forever by Maggie Stiefvater from this store. (Or any other of Maggie’s books) *sigh* Forever comes out (according to one web site) on July 12,2011. Love it! Can’t wait! http://www.fountainbookstore.com/autograph-maggie p.s. doesn’t this cover just make you drool with anticipation?

Blogger Holiday Book Swap

Blogger Holiday Book Swap! What does that mean you may ask. Well, that means that if you have a blog, you can sign up to “swap” items this holiday season! I totally signed up, and think this is an amazing idea for bloggers and book lovers alike! Share the holiday love with people who like…

Hunger Games sequel due in October 2009

Yay! I at last found out more about the Hunger Games sequel (Hunger Games is the first in a trilogy). Publisher’s Weekly has quoted that: “Fans of The Hunger Games will have to wait for fall to find out what happens next in Suzanne Collin’s dystopian fantasy trilogy. The sequel is due in October, and…