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Waiting on Wednesday-11/19/14

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

This week’s pre-publication “can’t-wait-to-read” selection is: 222 more words

Waiting On Wednesday

The Dead-Tossed Waves

 I have to admit I’d never heard of this book or the series (The Forest of Hands and Teeth) before now. I’ll also be honest & tell you I chose this book for two reasons: first, it has a lighthouse and I wanted to share something about Florida Lighthouses with you (later in the blog), and second, I was able to find reviews that were written by kids or youth and not just by adults (helpful when trying to show the viewpoints of both…) 674 more words

The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan |Book Review


Genre: YA, Dystopian, Zombies

“I realize that sometimes death comes before you expect it. That while we are rarely prepared for our friends, family and loved ones to die, we are never prepared for our own deaths. 854 more words

Book Reviews

Top Ten Tuesday-Books to Get You in the Halloween Spirit-10/28/14

This week The Broke and the Bookish are getting into the Halloween spirit! I am a big scaredy cat and can’t even watch the horror movie previews/commercials on tv, so I am going to stick to books…that are sort of spooky. 135 more words

Book Lists

Friday Reads [10/24]

I have been knocking it out with the reading so far this month and I am getting to that point where I am reading multiple books all at the same time. 193 more words


Review: The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan (The Forest of Hands and Teeth #1)

The Forest of Hands and Teeth | Carrie Ryan | Gollancz Publishing | The Forest of Hands and Teeth #1 | 5 Stars | Source: Bought | 310 pages | Young Adult | Zombies | Horror  475 more words


A brace of horror books

I reviewed these two books in one piece. Sometimes we do that in magazines, it’s interesting to draw parallels between similar items, and it saves space, honestly. 689 more words