Year: 2012

2012 in Review

2012 in Review

December 31, 2012 Bookish 5

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for my blog! Thanks!! Here's an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 8,700 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 15 years to get that many views. Click here to see the complete report.

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Stocktake Saturday 33

Stocktake Saturday 33

December 22, 2012 Stocktake Saturday 2

Welcome to Stocktake Saturday! This feature is where I share some news with you and then show you all the bookish goodies I got over the week. This week’s cover reveals (links to Goodreads pages): The Immortal Rules (Blood of Eden, #1) by Julie Kagawa – paperback cover The Eternity Cure (Blood of…

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The Blood Countess by Tara Moss

The Blood Countess by Tara Moss

December 20, 2012 Reviews 6 ★★★★★

The Blood Countess is a clever, intense and delightful read that blends the glamourous world of fashion with the shadowy paranormal would that lies within to ours. I can’t get over how much I loved this, and can’t wait to continue Pandora’s adventures in the next books. The story sucks…

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Waiting on Wednesday 20

Waiting on Wednesday 20

December 19, 2012 Bookish 3

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that allows readers to showcase eagerly awaited upcoming releases. This week I’ve picked Unfettered by Shawn Speakman (ed.). This is a Fantasy anthology featuring some of the finest writers of our time! Expected publication: 2013 by Grim Oak Press…

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Beastly by Alex Flinn

Beastly by Alex Flinn

December 19, 2012 Reviews 3

Date published: 8th February 2011 Publisher: HarperTeen Format: Paperback, Movie Tie-in Edition, 304 pages Series: Kendra Chronicles, Book 1 ISBN 13: 9780061963285 ISBN 10: 0061963283 Categories: YA – Other Paranormal Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: bought Love is never ugly I am a beast. A beast! Not quite wolf or bear, gorilla or dog but a horrible new…

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Two and Twenty Dark Tales by Georgia McBride and Michelle Zink

Two and Twenty Dark Tales by Georgia McBride and Michelle Zink

December 18, 2012 Reviews 0

Date published: 16th October 2011 Publisher: Month9Books Format: Paperback, 340 pages ISBN 13: 9780985029418 ISBN 10: 0985029412 Categories: YA – Fantasy Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by the publisher In this anthology, 20 authors explore the dark and hidden meanings behind some of the most beloved Mother Goose nursery…

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Most Anticipated Releases of 2013

Most Anticipated Releases of 2013

December 17, 2012 Bookish 0

Having shared my favourite reads of 2012, it’s only fitting that I now tell you about the books I cannot wait to read in 2013! They follow, in no particular order. The Indigo Spell (Bloodlines #3) by Richelle Mead In the aftermath of a forbidden moment that rocked Sydney to…

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Finale by Becca Fitzpatrick

Finale by Becca Fitzpatrick

December 17, 2012 Reviews 2

Date published: 23rd October 2012 Publisher: Simon & Schuster AU Format: Paperback, 453 pages Series: The Hush, Hush Saga, Book 4 ISBN 13: 9780857072924 ISBN 10: 0857072927 Categories: YA – Angels Goodreads / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by the publisher Nora is more certain than ever that she’s in love with her fallen angel, Patch,…

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Stocktake Saturday 32

Stocktake Saturday 32

December 15, 2012 Stocktake Saturday 3

Welcome to Stocktake Saturday! This feature is where I share some news with you and then show you all the bookish goodies I got over the week. This week’s cover reveals (links to Goodreads pages): Antigoddess (Antigoddess, #1) by Kendare Blake School Spirits (Hex Hall Spin-off, #1) by Rachel Hawkins The Girl with…

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This is Not a Test by Courtney Summers

This is Not a Test by Courtney Summers

December 14, 2012 Reviews 1

Date published: 1st November 2012 Publisher: Griffin Teen (from Pan Macmillan AU) Format: Paperback, 336 pages ISBN 13: 9780312656744 Categories: YA – Zombies Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by the publisher It’s the end of the world. Six students have taken cover in Cortege High but shelter is little…

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Waiting on Wednesday 19

Waiting on Wednesday 19

December 12, 2012 Bookish 5

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine that allows readers to showcase eagerly awaited upcoming releases. This week I’ve picked Spirit by Brigid Kemmerer Expected publication: 2013 by Allen & Unwin AU Format: Paperback Series: Elementals, Book 3 Goodreads With power comes enemies. Lots of…

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