Originally posted 2017-01-23 12:00:32.   Title: Nevernight Author: Jay Kristoff Published: August 9th 2016 by Thomas Dunne Books Pages: 429 Genre:Fantasy/ Young Adult / High Fantasy/ Adult/ Fiction/ Romance Series: Nevernight Chronicle #1 Kid Friendly Rating: 18+ Not for children Synopsis: In a land where three suns almost never set, a fledgling killer joins a…

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Originally posted 2016-10-04 12:00:41. Title: Starship Troopers Author: Robert Heinlein Published: 1959 Pages: 263 Genre: Science Fiction Kid Friendly Rating: 13+ The inner workings of outer space warfare might be a little advanced for younger readers, but Heinlein goes easy on the gory details. Click here for the Common Sense Media Guide! Synopsis: In a flimsily-justified effort to “be his own…

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Originally posted 2016-09-16 17:00:25. She had wanted to go to BookCon since she was a little girl and had first heard about it. Every year though, there was some other reason for her not to be able to go; school, medical emergency, gas tank full of holes; whatever the reason, she had sadly waited years…

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Originally posted 2016-09-16 08:00:02. Who decides if something is sacred? Am I really to believe a bunch of old guys sitting around in Rome got to decide what millions of people now believe, and that their initial beliefs survived more old guys modifying the word to make it fit society? Who am I to say…

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Originally posted 2016-08-30 08:00:26. Day 30 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Freebie.” Today I wanted to talk about a new book that I have recently listened on Audible called You by Caroline Kepnes. If you have not read this one yet, stop what you are doing and get a copy right…

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Originally posted 2016-08-29 08:00:23. Today’s theme for Books and Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge is Water Book cover…. Ok, so this may not make everyone think of water- but it does for me. This book was fascinating. If you haven’t read it yet, I highly suggest picking it up! First of all, it takes place in…

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Originally posted 2016-08-28 12:00:34. Hello everyone, as we finish out August, and Books & Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge, the theme today is colors. What better way to celebrate colors than with science? “The Elements: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe” by Theodore Gray is a beautiful book, great for any coffee…

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Originally posted 2016-08-27 08:00:16. Day 27 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Coffee or Tea? .” Earl Grey Tea, Hot, with Milk, leave the teabag in, and make sure that it’s mug handle pointing to my right side (I usually hold my book in my left hand). If there’s a…

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Originally posted 2016-08-26 08:00:45. Day 26 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Guilty Pleasure.” Yeah, I know that the previews for the movie starring Shailene Woodley told the tale of a shameless sob-fest aimed particularly at teenage girls. The fact that I wasn’t scared off completely from The Fault in…

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Originally posted 2016-08-25 08:00:13. So for today’s Books and Cupcake’s Photo Book Challenge, the theme was “you reading.” I’ve been reading a few books off and on all year. Tina Fey’s Autobiography “Bossypants” is one of those books for me. I’ve really enjoyed reading her story. In addition to the appeal of hilarious stories, wit,…

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Originally posted 2016-08-24 08:00:16. Going to take the easy way out on this challenge!! Below are links that will send you straight to some of my favourite blog people! Hope you guys enjoy them as much as I do! Geeks and Geeklets (of course!) DekaSteps UpGradual A Holy Experience – Ann Voskamp Single Dad Laughing…

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Originally posted 2016-08-23 08:00:29. Day 23 of the August Book Photo Challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s prompt is “Fictional BF/GF.” Well, my boy is always and forever going to be Bilbo Baggins. He was my secret crush. Literally. When the book was discovered when I was little, my first copy of The Hobbit was burned…

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Originally posted 2016-08-22 08:00:18. Day 22 of the August Book Photo Challenge with Books and Cupcakes!  Today is suppose to be a book store…but my bookstore is the library.  We spend an insane amount of time at the library and our haul is kind of crazy all the time.  Because we are homeschoolers I get…

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Originally posted 2016-08-21 12:00:36. As we near the end of August and Books & Cupcakes Book Photo Challenge, the theme is “Longest Book”. For this, I chose a classic, Les Miserables by Victor Hugo. Not the Broadway musical, the book. This is a long one. My sister read it over her kindle to watch the percentage complete…

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