Month: August 2012

The Dead Girls Detective Agency by Suzy Cox

The Dead Girls Detective Agency by Suzy Cox

I knew I had to read The Dead Girls Detective Agency as soon as I saw the cute, but slightly creepy (look at the hands) cover and read the blurb.   Teen ghost girls solving a murders?  Yes, please.  I was expecting some fun and clever shenanigans.  Did it deliver?  Not so much.   It actually took […]

Posted August 30, 2012 by Christy in Review / 10 Comments
Waiting on Wednesday: Into the Woods by Kim Harrison

Waiting on Wednesday: Into the Woods by Kim Harrison

This is Waiting on Wednesday hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine. This week I’m waiting on a book by one of my favorite authors.     Into the Woods: Tales from the Hollows and Beyond by Kim Harrison October 12, 2012 Harper Voyager   Fans have fallen for bounty hunter and witch Rachel Morgan. […]

Posted August 28, 2012 by Christy in WoW / 19 Comments
Seaweed by Elle Strauss: Excerpt

Seaweed by Elle Strauss: Excerpt

Hi everyone!  I have something fun to share with you.  As part of the Seaweed blog tour, Elle Strauss wants to share an excerpt from the book. You can follow the rest of the tour by clicking the banner above.   About Seaweed: Dori Seward can’t wait to get out of Eastcove, a sleepy fishing […]

Posted August 26, 2012 by Christy in Blog Tour, Excerpt / 25 Comments
Sunday Post #3 (8/26/12)

Sunday Post #3 (8/26/12)

The Sunday Post hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer.   The weeks seem to be going by so fast!  It feels like I literally just did last weeks post.  Ugh! The transition to school days has gone smoothly.  I’m  still getting used to my son not being around again from 7:30am to almost 7pm […]

Posted August 25, 2012 by Christy in Sunday Post/Book Hauls / 18 Comments
First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones

First Grave on the Right by Darynda Jones

I heard so much about how great this series was and knew I needed to read it. So when I had a chance to read First Grave on the Right for a read-along, I jumped on it. Now I’m totally hooked on the series! Great characters, interesting storyline, and lots of laughs – can’t go […]

Posted August 24, 2012 by Christy in Review / 15 Comments
Waiting on Wednesday: Flesh & Bone by Jonathan Maberry

Waiting on Wednesday: Flesh & Bone by Jonathan Maberry

This is Waiting on Wednesday hosted by Jill @ Breaking the Spine.   Another week and another book I’m dying to get my hands on.  This is my #1 most anticipated book of 2012, and I cannot wait to read it!  I’m pretty much obsessed with Jonathan  Maberry’s work, especially the Benny Imura series.   […]

Posted August 21, 2012 by Christy in WoW / 15 Comments
Patient Zero by Jonathan Maberry

Patient Zero by Jonathan Maberry

  Oh, how I love Jonathan Maberry!  Not only because his books completely rock,  but also because he writes the only books my 15-year-old son begs me to buy.  We both love the Benny Imura series, so I thought I would let him try the Joe Ledger series to  read over the summer.  We started […]

Posted August 20, 2012 by Christy in Review / 20 Comments
Sunday Post #2 (8/19/12)

Sunday Post #2 (8/19/12)

The Sunday Post hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. Yay, I’m doing this 2 weeks in a row!  😀  School started here and it was less stressful as usual, thank goodness. And I’m in total loser mode in the reading department this month.  So far I’ve read a novella and 1/2 of a book.  […]

Posted August 18, 2012 by Christy in Sunday Post/Book Hauls / 12 Comments