What Books Should I Get With All of These Amazon and Barnes & Noble E-Credits?

Though all the bookshelves in my house look like they were frozen in time sometime in 2009, I adore the convenience (and the instant gratification) of reading everything on my devices. This week, my ebook addiction scored me some extra perks in the form of credits from Amazon and Barnes & Noble as part of the settlement of an ebook price-fixing suit. ...more
cdrdash  I got the first one and I am hooked! She's a fabulous writer, and as a national parks ...more

The Wolf - The Dream

I remember,the single shotthat made me deaf to all.I rememberseeing Anthonyjoin me on the asphalt.I remember attending the funeralsof Edward Williams,and Michael Adams.I remember when Alice Winfieldwas carted offand locked away.They haunt me in my sleep,and my waking hours.And the whole while,Wolf watches me,waitingon the edges of insanity,for the mask to fracture;for me to crack....more

The Wolf - Hell

In this place,I wonder,Is this Hell?Is this my eternal punishment?I stare, at a bodyso familiar,and yet,             gone......more

The Wolf - Recovery

RecoveryThe first time I wokeIt was bright,white,and smelledof chemicals,and ever so faintly,of blood...I'd never liked,hospitals.Couldn't stand,the smell.I laugh at that now,for it was Wolf,who rejoicedat the scent of blood,who made me fearthese places....more

The Wolf - introduction

'Wolf', that's what Jo calls her, her other half. She hides it away behind a mask, just like everyone else, hiding away their darkest secrets. The problem is, Jo is the mask, and Wolf is getting stronger... ...more

Minne Apple Girl - Game Plan (Chapter 2)

**This is an installment of my fictional blog, MinneAppleGirl.  Check out the full story on the link below.  Happy reading!**Does anyone ever sleep well in a new place?  I always find it so weird, like the bed isn’t what you are used to, it’s too quiet or loud, the light isn’t the same…I always wake up at odd times of the night or too early in the morning.  At least Jessie’s spare bed is comfortable, and she even has those fancy high thread count sheets I’ve always wanted but am too cheap to buy....more

Midnight in Austenland

I finished this book a few weeks ago right after I finished the first book Austenland. I was extremely excited when I found out there was a second book, I automatically went and got in from the library. Let me just tell you this book was full of surprises EVERYWHERE! Let me just give you a short summary....more

Thoughts on The Walking Dead and Vol. 20

This past week I received my copy of The Fall of the Governor Part 2 and Vol. 20 of the graphic novel. As usual Kirkman gives us another great volume to leave me wanting more. Just when you get into the on going battle the volume ends. I know it will be a while before the next one comes but I eagerly await it. Hopefully it will be during the long break we are about to have at the end of Season 4, which has only one more episode left....more

Minne Apple Girl - The Big Move (Chapter 1)

An involuntary sigh slid out as I checked the screen where the gates were listed  I couldn’t believe I was moving away from New York, the city I loved and lived in for 7 years, throughout college and my first post college job.  I mean, I was leaving 5th Ave (not that I could afford much there, but still), cupcake places galore, Soho, Central Park, my college friends, not to mention all the fab restaurants I still had on my food bucket list.  As I scanned the departures, I felt my phone vibrate....more

Minne Apple Girl - the Introduction

Minne Apple Girl is follows the story of Maddie, who recently moved from NYC to Minneapolis.   Maddie is a city girl, through and through, and is a bit hesitant to move to Minneapolis though finally agrees to do so at the urging of her best friend and cousin, Jessie.  Follow Maddie’s story as she learns to adjust to a new city, make friends, start dating, and try to figure out her way in the world.  The story started in January, and has attracted thousands of readers daily ever since....more