Filling the Shelf

Filling the Shelf

Welcome to Filling the Shelf, or as many of you know it, Mailbox Monday! If you’re interested in joining the fun or seeing what other bloggers added to their shelves, click away! (but beware, visiting other mailboxes will probably add to your neverending wishlist!) Hello everyone and good Monday! I hope your week was good! We had an eventful and stressful one, and as is often the case, stress made me too distracted to do much reading. I...

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Thoughts on : One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus

Thoughts on : One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus

One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus Audio narration : Kim Mai Guest , MacLeod Andrews , Shannon McManus , Robbie Daymond Genre : Mystery, YA Stand alone About the Book  : Pay close attention and you might solve this. On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule. Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess. Nate, the criminal,...

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Filling the Shelf

Filling the Shelf

Welcome to Filling the Shelf, or as many of you know it, Mailbox Monday! If you’re interested in joining the fun or seeing what other bloggers added to their shelves, click away! (but beware, visiting other mailboxes will probably add to your neverending wishlist!) Good Monday readers! Hope you all had a great week! I’m a bit late with my post today, but we’re a few minutes shy from 9 a.m. here, so that works, right? We’ve...

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Thoughts on : This Savage Song and Our Dark Duet by Victoria Schwab

Thoughts on : This Savage Song and Our Dark Duet by Victoria Schwab

This Savage Song and Our Dark Duet by Victoria Schwab Genre : Fantasy, YA Completed Duology : Monsters of Verity, books 1 and 2  About the Books  : There’s no such thing as safe in a city at war, a city overrun with monsters. Kate Harker and August Flynn are the heirs to a divided city—a city where the violence has begun to breed actual monsters. All Kate wants is to be as ruthless as her father, who lets the monsters roam free...

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Filling the Shelf

Filling the Shelf

Welcome to Filling the Shelf, or as many of you know it, Mailbox Monday! If you’re interested in joining the fun or seeing what other bloggers added to their shelves, click away! (but beware, visiting other mailboxes will probably add to your neverending wishlist!) Hello all! What a great week we had, filled with sunny days! Well, the rain was already back on Saturday morning, but at least we had some variety. I also had a great time with my...

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Ten books I want to read this summer!

Ten books I want to read this summer!

Obviously, I’m hoping to read a lot more than 10 books by the time summer officially ends in September! But, putting aside new releases and books recently acquired, there’s a bunch of books on my shelves that have simply been sitting there too long – some for a few months, others for years! It’s time to dust them off and see what they are about.     – The Flood Girls by Richard Fifield – The...

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Thoughts on : Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

Thoughts on : Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire

Every Heart a Doorway by Seanan McGuire Genre : Fantasy Stand alone About the Book  : Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward Children No Solicitations No Visitors No Quests Children have always disappeared under the right conditions; slipping through the shadows under a bed or at the back of a wardrobe, tumbling down rabbit holes and into old wells, and emerging somewhere… else. But magical lands have little need for used-up miracle...

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Filling the Shelf

Filling the Shelf

Welcome to Filling the Shelf, or as many of you know it, Mailbox Monday! If you’re interested in joining the fun or seeing what other bloggers added to their shelves, click away! (but beware, visiting other mailboxes will probably add to your neverending wishlist!) Good Monday everyone! I hope your week went better than mine : I was so ready to get back into blogging, but alas, it wasn’t to be. I got sick with my second cold this...

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