Month: August 2012

The Infinity Ring by James Dashner (with giveaway!!!)

Dak Smyth leads a pretty boring, he actually prefers to spend most of his time in the past, digging through history books and spouting out facts much to his parents embarrassment and his classmates delight to ridicule him.  His best friend Sera Frosts however…

Morning Meanderings… Scraping in a North Shore Post

    Greetings from the North Shore.  More pointedly for those of you who know I do not have internet at the cabin *shudder*, greeting from the Finland Library.  I arrived yesterday afternoon at the cabin after traveling the 3 1/2 hours in the…

The Next Best Thing by Jennifer Weiner

Ruth Saunders is 23 and the writer and creator of The Next Best Thing tv show.  When the phone call comes in that the studio is interested in picking up her show (insert SSSQQQUUUEEEEE’s here), she hauls herself and her 70-year-old grandmother cross-country to…

Morning Meanderings… A Camping I Will Go!

Good morning!  Anyone else have or having a whirlwind summer?  I think this is the busiest summer I have had…. maybe ever!  😀  I have been bike riding for miles and miles and running and mud ruckusing (my word), I have been hanging our…

Morning Meanderings… Please Tell Me This Happens To You Too

  Good Morning.  Wow, it feels nice just to sit at my own kitchen table and type this.  It has been a while since I wrote a morning post from this spot. 😀   So on Sunday evening when I posted the It’s Monday…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Welcome to It’s Monday!  What Are You Reading!  This is a great way to plan out your reading week and see what others are currently reading as well… you never know where that next “must read” book will come from! I love being a…

Waiting On John Green (Write John write!!!)

    It started in late June of this year.  I was just back from BEA (Book Expo of America) for a few weeks and had been staring down that copy of The Fault In Our Stars for far too long.  It was starting…

Morning Meanderings… A Recap Of My Week At Camp Benedict

This is my first morning since this past Monday that I will not be hearing “Good Morning Campers!”  I cam home yesterday from my week at Camp Benedict, a camp for adults, children, and families dealing with AIDS.  Camp Benedict is in the bar…

An Abundance Of Katherine’s by John Green

  From grade school on, Colin Singleton has had a thing for girl’s names Katherine.  And it would seem that Katherine’s have a thing for Colin as well – except… he always winds up getting dumped.  After the 19th Katherine (henceforth known as “K19”)…

The Crying Tree by Naseem Rahka (A Bookies Review)

Irene and Nate Live a happy life in Illinois with their two children Bliss and Shep.  When Nate is offered a job as a Deputy Sheriff in Oregon, he surprises the family by jumping at the offer and moving them.  Irene is angry with…

Morning Meanderings…. I cant believe I forgot to post the MUCKRUCKUS Pics

Good morning.  I am at camp this week and internet seems to be very S L O W here so we will see how this goes. 😀 As I was reviewing my posts from this past week I realized I never posted the pictures…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Welcome to It’s Monday!  What Are You Reading!  This is a great way to plan out your reading week and see what others are currently reading as well… you never know where that next “must read” book will come from! I love being a…