Book Review: Shut Out

Title: Shut Out Author: Kody Keplinger Genre: Young-Adult, Romance Pages: 273 pages (hardcover version) Source: E-book Rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 Synopsis: Via Goodreads Most high school sports teams have rivalries with other schools. At Hamilton High, it’s a civil war: the football team versus the soccer team. And for her part, Lissa is sick … More Book Review: Shut Out

Book Review: Murder on the Orient Express

Title: Murder on the Orient Express Author: Agatha Christie Genre: Mystery Pages: 212 pages (Bantam edition) Source: Bought it Rating: 5 stars out of 5 Synopsis: Via Goodreads: Just after midnight, a snowdrift stopped the Orient Express in its tracks. The luxurious train was surprisingly full for the time of the year. But by the morning … More Book Review: Murder on the Orient Express

March Book Haul

So this is my book haul for this month.  All of these books are secondhand, because I’m just that frugal.  Some of these books I’ve previously read (borrowed from the library), but because they were so cheap, I couldn’t resist buying my own copy.  I also purchased my second copy of Harry Potter and the … More March Book Haul

Book Review: Lord of the Flies (Spoilers)

Title: Lord of the Flies Author: William Golding Genre: Allegory Publication date: September 1954 Pages: 182 pages Rating: 5 stars out 5 Synopsis: According to Goodreads William Golding’s compelling story about a group of very ordinary small boys marooned on a coral island has become a modern classic. At first, it seems as though it’s … More Book Review: Lord of the Flies (Spoilers)

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books From My Childhood/ Teen Years That I’d Love To Revisit

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week they provide a topic, and you choose ten books that answer that topic. This week topic is Top 10 Books From My Childhood (Or teen years) that I Would Love To Revisit. In no particular order: Welcome To Dead House by … More Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books From My Childhood/ Teen Years That I’d Love To Revisit

The Bookalicious Tag

I’m really enjoying doing these book tags.  I have stumbled upon another one which is created by Chapter Chicks on Youtube and I thought it would be fun to do. 1. What percent of books do you get from the library and what percent do you get elsewhere? 0.5% library and 99.5% elsewhere. The last time I borrowed … More The Bookalicious Tag