Month: September 2014

Go Ask Alice by Anonymous (Banned Book… BUT Was It Real?)

Being a teenager is not easy now… and it wasn’t then. Told in the first person perspective of an unnamed teenage girl, who is just trying to fit in.  When she is invited to a popular girls party she can not believe her luck! …

Morning Meanderings… Lots Of Winners To Announce!

Good morning!  Tuesday already!  It is a dreary overcast day here and I would like nothing more than to sit here and work on my deadline and later curl up with a good book… but… I do have to go out there. Anyhoo… Winners. …

Hatching Twitter … by Nick Bolton

Out of a failing companies ashes,  a few employees took on a project that seemed at the time just a little fun on the side.  That project, was a site that allowed you to give a brief update to your life in 140 characters…

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Hey there!  Welcome to It’s Monday, What Are You Reading! I love being a part of this and I hope you do too!  As part of this weekly meme I love to encourage you all to go and visit the others participating in this…

You Choose My Next Read and You Win the Book!

Fall book sale is over so it is that time again!  Here I will show you the books that I picked up at the sale.  In the comments – tell me which of these books you would love to read.  On Friday I will…

Morning Meanderings… Book Hangover

Egads.  Sunday.  Survivor of the fall book sale for the library.  Yesterday was our bag sale… $2 for as many books as you can put in a bag.  We were a little nervous because we found out on Friday that the Homecoming parade would…

Morning Meanderings… Bringing It To A Close

Saturday!  The final day of the Official Banned Book Week and for myself, I am a little bummed.  My week could not have been busier.  I worked Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday and had something each of those evenings I was committed to.  Thursday, Friday,…

Morning Meanderings…. More About The Banned!

Coming in a little late today – my shenanigans of yesterday morning (up at 3:30 am to be the first one at the library books sale and then working the sale until 8:00 pm last night took its tole.)  Holy smoked was I TIRED….

Morning Meanderings… by the time you read this I will be gone…

Good morning!  Welcome to the Thursday of Banned Books week.  But wait… where am I???  I have left at 4 am this morning for the book sale at the Library. Why so early? Because I am in competition to be first in line.  I…

ATTEMPTED BANNING – Of Mice and Men… Under ATTACK

Earlier this week this post was on Books Are My Thing.  I am now posting it here as well as it is my personal story about a book banning that hit way too close to home and I think it is important to share…

Morning Meandering… Half Way Through The Banned

Wednesday!  I feel….. good and going too many different directions for sure.  Why did banned book week have to fall in such a  busy week?  Board meetings, helping friends, dinner out, movies, and the book sale.  I think next year I need to plan…

Morning Meanderings… Good Bye Harry Potter

Good Morning!  Happy Banned Book Week Tuesday!  I am having such a blast and there is more to come each day!  I have a sticky post on the top of the blog this week for the banned book posts and giveaways that fellow book…