WWW Wednesdays (1)

WWW Wednesdays is hosted by MizB at Should Be ReadingTo play along just answer the following 3 questions: 1- What are you currently reading? Halfway to the Grave by Jeaniene FrostI am flying through this book. I love the story, the characters, the sex, the fights… basically I don’t have anything bad to say so […]

— Posted November 10, 2010 by Carmel / 6 Comments
Review: Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

Review: Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

I had a hard time giving this book a rating. I really enjoyed the beginning of this novel. The writing is beautiful and I immediately liked Sam as a character. At the half way mark though, the book started to drag. There were a few key story elements that hadn’t been explained yet. So at […]

— Posted November 9, 2010 by Carmel / 7 Comments

Musing Mondays (4)

Hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.  This week’s is a sort of read and respond: After reading this article: Trendspotting: Readers’ Spending on Books, answer the following questions: What are your responses to this report? Does it match with what you -as a reader- have observed with your own buying habits? When was the […]

— Posted November 8, 2010 by Carmel / 7 Comments

Cover Art: Wolfsbane by Andrea Cremer

I’m a little late on this, I’m feeling under the weather… It was all over book blogs yesterday and I can’t get enough of it. I haven’t read Nightshade yet but I can’t wait. I absolutely love the covers of the books in this series! To be released July 2011. Loads of time to get […]

— Posted November 6, 2010 by Carmel / 5 Comments

Contest: 150 Followers Giveaway

This week I just hit 100 followers so I decided that it would be a good time for my first ever giveaway! Up for grabs are books from two of my favorite authors: Kelley Armstrong‘s Women of the Otherworld Series: Bitten, Stolen, Dime Store Magic, Industrial Magic, Haunted, Broken, No Humans Involved, Personal Demon, Living […]

— Posted November 5, 2010 by Carmel / 370 Comments

Follow My Blog Friday & Book Blogger Hop (4)

This blogger hop was created by Jennifer at Crazy for Books.Follow my blog Friday was created by ParaJunkee’s View.Friday! Finally! I thought it would never arrive. Having worked straight through last weekend I am in desperate need of a day off. I fully intend to be a lazy bum all day Saturday; Sunday is a […]

— Posted November 5, 2010 by Carmel / 24 Comments

Review: Howling at the Moon by Karen MacInerney

I came across this author while surfing the bloggosphere searching for a new werewolf series to begin. I was very pleased to make Karen MacInerney‘s acquaintance! (so to speak) I didn’t have any expectations when I started reading this book but quickly became enthralled. There are quite a few pop culture references made throughout this […]

— Posted November 4, 2010 by Carmel / 6 Comments

Award (2)

This award was given to me by smittenkitten @ Smutty Dirty BitchThanks so much for the award! This is my second one in under a month so I must be doing something right! I’d also like to thank all of my followers for supporting my reading addiction! Rules Thank and link back to the person […]

— Posted November 4, 2010 by Carmel / 7 Comments

Tidbit Thursday (2)

Welcome to my first Tidbit Thursday! It is my new weekly feature! Tidbit Thursday is exactly that. A small morsel of gossip from my everyday life that I have decided to share with my followers. Happy Thursday! You know what that means: only one more day until the weekend! Also, I hit 100 followers on […]

— Posted November 4, 2010 by Carmel / 0 Comments

Wishlist Wednesday (2)

Nightshade by Andrea CremerFrom Amazon.ca : “Calla Tor has always known her destiny: After graduating from the Mountain School, she’ll be the mate of sexy alpha wolf Ren Laroche and fight with him, side by side, ruling their pack and guarding sacred sites for the Keepers. But when she violates her masters’ laws by saving […]

— Posted November 3, 2010 by Carmel / 3 Comments