Originally posted 2015-11-17 12:00:45.   Title: The Authorities Author: Scott Meyer Published: September 28, 2015 Pages: 328 Genre: Mystery/Comedy Kid Friendly Rating: 12+ The book opens with a non-sexual scene involving an adult toy, but it is mostly PG-PG-13 on balance. Contains some violence, mostly in the form of suspects resisting arrest.

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Originally posted 2015-11-11 12:00:16. Originally posted on www.danetrain.com  on October 11, 2014 Joe Hill is Stephen King’s son. Apparently, he vaguely attempted to conceal this fact by disguising his last name, but one look at his author photo immediately reveals the truth: the man looks just like his father. When I learned that King had a…

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Originally posted 2015-10-30 08:00:54. Day 30 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! After a night from hell, Ig wakes up with a vicious hangover and a lot of regrets. As he comes to his senses, he begins to realize that he is having a strange effect on people around him. Horns, by Joe Hill, is both part…

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Originally posted 2015-10-29 08:00:19. Day 29 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! I still haven’t finished V-Wars: Night Terrors, and because if that it is staying on my “next” listing. Fact is, I hate vampires…most of the time, but the ones in the V-Wars series are are different. In most aspects the vampires are at…

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Originally posted 2015-10-28 08:00:11. Day 28 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! For this post I was in a bit of a bind. I wanted to take a picture of a book I was reading, in my favorite place to read, but I read almost everything via the Kindle app on my phone right now….

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Originally posted 2015-10-27 08:00:54. Welcome to day 27 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s theme is “Witches’ Brew” Witches. So much can be said for witches. They have appeared in literature for a very long time dating back to ancient folktales and lore. However, for today’s prompt, I’m going to introduce you to…

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Originally posted 2015-10-25 08:01:47. Day 25 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Spiders are your friends. Don’t trust the plants. Remember that everyone is just waiting to be fed. In the Mean Time by Paul Tremblay. You can read our review here! -Elfueygo

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Originally posted 2015-10-24 12:00:39.   Title: Red Rising Series: Red Rising Trilogy Author: Pierce Brown Published: January 28, 2014 Pages: 401 Genre: Science Fiction/Thriller Kid Friendly Rating: 13+ This book can be downright grisly at times. Extreme violence is accepted, and even encouraged behavior in this society. The author often paints this violence negatively, but it is…

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Originally posted 2015-10-24 08:14:04. Cowboys, and Indians, and Undead, oh my! Day 24 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! For my Spine of the Book entry I present to you: Deadlands: Ghostwalkers by Jonathan Maberry. A few months ago I found out that one of my favorite Authors, Jonathan Mayberry, was writing a novel based off of…

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Originally posted 2015-10-23 08:00:13. Welcome to Day 23 of Books and Cupcakes October Book Photo Challenge ! Since the theme this time is “Judged by the Cover” I’m tempted to simply put a picture of the cover. I bought Song in the Silence by Elizabeth Kerner way back in 2001 on a quest for a new fantasy…

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Originally posted 2015-10-22 08:00:15. Welcome to day 22 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! When I saw the word “pumpkins” I immediately thought Cinderella. Now, as a fairy tale goes, Cinderella isn’t near the top of my list of favorites- not even close. However, there was one Cinderella book I adored. Confessions of an…

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Originally posted 2015-10-21 08:00:26. October Book Photo Challenge – Day 21: Short but SweetDay 21 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! Today’s fans of The Hunger Games may be surprised to find that the series owes much to two darker works by Stephen King,  published in the Seventies and Eighties under the pseudonym Richard Bachman. The first, The Long…

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Originally posted 2015-10-20 08:01:43. Day 20 of the challenge from Books and Cupcakes! I have read and listened this book so many times! I love Neil Gaiman so much and this was the first book I ever read by him! Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman. -Sarindre

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