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Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Review: Fifty Shades Freed

Fifty Shades Freed
Author: E.L. James 
Genre: Erotica
Publisher:   Random House Audio
Release Date: April 17, 2012
Audiobook:  21 hrs and 4 mins 
Narrator:  Becca Battoe
Source: Free from the E-library
http://amzn.to/1ZJvLLu

Monday, January 4, 2016

Diversity on the Shelf 2015: Wrap Up Post and News

Again, I know this is seriously late but here is...Diversity on the Shelf 2015 Reading Challenge Wrap Up.  
  Please have a direct link to your wrap up post to the linky.  No links to blog home pages please.  If you don't have a blog, please link to your Goodreads, Amazon, Facebook, LibraryThing or other account where you are reviewing the books for this challenge.
Books that qualified for this challenge were by people of color or with a main character of color.  All shades and races of color were welcomed and encouraged here.  If you still need more clarification on what a person of color is Click Here.
Links here are for your wrap up post that you have read and reviewed for 2015 only.  Did you meet your original goal? Did you come close?  I read a lot of books but I didn't hit my goal because I didn't review them all.  I need to count and see how many books I still need to review.  
Add your wrap up post below.

 ~ Wrap Up Post Linky ~




In other news...

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Diversity on the Shelf 2015: November & December Review Linky

I know this is seriously late but here is...Diversity on the Shelf 2015 Reading Challenge.  
  Please have a direct link to the book you are reviewing to the linky.  No links to blog home pages please.  If you don't have a blog, please link to your Goodreads, Amazon, Facebook, LibraryThing or other account where you are reviewing the books for this challenge.
Books that qualify for this challenge are by people of color or with a main character of color.  All shades and races of color are welcomed and encouraged here.  If you still need more clarification on what a person of color is Click Here.
Links here are for book you read an reviewed for November & December 2015 only.  There will be a wrap up post shortly.

 ~ November & December Review Linky ~






Wrap Up Post and new Diversity on the Shelf news coming soon.

Friday, October 30, 2015

Halloween Edition of Book Blogger Hop: Trick or Treat Books

Happy Friday everyone. 
TGIF!!!!
*doing the Friday dance*
As you can see from the image above we are going to talk about scary and Halloween theme books this month.

What is Book Blogger Hop all about?
Each week the host at Ramblings of a Coffee Addicted writer will prompt a new topic submit by a blogger and everyone can join in with their answers. You should join us! It's quite fun!  No really it is!

This Weeks Topic/Question

October 30th - November 5th:  Halloween Edition: If you could give away books instead of candy to trick-or-treaters on Halloween Night, what would the titles be? 

Friday, October 16, 2015

Book Blogger Hop: Halloween Edition - Book Characters

Happy Friday everyone. 
TGIF!!!!! Everyone! 
*happy dance*

What is Book Blogger Hop all about?
Each week the host at Ramblings of a Coffee Addicted writer will prompt a new topic submit by a blogger and everyone can join in with their answers. You should join us! It's quite fun!  No really it is!

This Weeks Topic/Question

October 16th - 22nd - Halloween Edition: Your having a costume party with the theme "Book Characters." Who would you go as? 

Monday, October 12, 2015

Review: Allegiant

Allegiant
Author: Veronica Roth

Genre: YA
Publisher: Harper Audio
Release Date: October 22, 2013
Audiobook: 11 hours and 55 minutes
Narrator:  Emma Galvin and Aaron Stanford
Source: Free from E-Library

Friday, October 9, 2015

Halloween Edition: Book Blogger Hop: Halloween Snacks

Happy Friday everyone. 
The other day I was just thinking...WOW!  It's October already.  When did that happen?  I feel like I was just at June getting back from BEA15.  Now we are talking about Halloween.  Say what!?

What is Book Blogger Hop all about?
Each week the host at Ramblings of a Coffee Addicted writer will prompt a new topic submit by a blogger and everyone can join in with their answers. You should join us! It's quite fun!  No really it is!

This Weeks Topic/Question

October 9th - 15th: Halloween Edition: What's your favorite "Halloween" snack to munch on while you're reading? 

Monday, October 5, 2015

Review: Inferno

Inferno
Author: Dan Brown
Genre: Thriller
Publisher: Random House Audio 
Release Date: May 14, 2013
Audiobook: 17 hours and 12 minutes
Narrator: Paul Michael
Series: Robert Langdon (Book 4)
Source: Free from e-Library

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Cover Characteristics: Airplanes

Hosted by Sugar and Snark
Each week we will post a characteristic and choose 5 of our favorite covers with that characteristic. If you want to join in and share your 5 favorite covers with the weeks particular characteristic, then just make a post, grab the meme picture (or make your own) and leave your URL in Linky (so we can visit).
You don’t even need to participate, just stopping by and saying hi would be great! Don’t forget to stop by the other participants!
This week the cover characteristic is all about airplanes.  Old and new.  This one was hard to find.  I thought there were ton of book with planes on them until now.  Click on the book titles below to go to their Amazon page.

~ Airplanes ~
 

Saturday, October 3, 2015