Monthly Archives: January 2012

Northanger Abbey – Jane Austen

Rating: 3 stars Shelf: 2012 Northanger Abbey is certainly not one of Austen’s best novels. I’m not even sure it ranks among the likes of Pride & Prejudice, Sense & Sensibility or even Mansfield Park. However as a commentary on writing … Continue reading

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World Book Night – Giving away 1,000,000 books in ONE NIGHT!

I just registered to give away a mere 20 books on World Book Night – as part of the attempt to give away 1 MILLION books in one single night. You have to register before February 1stto be chosen as … Continue reading

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Book Sleuth: Tale of Sand

Found via: Omnivoracious Published by: Archaia Entertainment

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The Joy of Books

Everyone around the book blogosphere has been sharing this video. It’s pretty much amazing. Watch it.

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The Left Hand of Darkness – Ursula K. LeGuin

Rating: 4 stars Shelf: 2012 This was, I think, my first foray into adult science fiction and I have to say, I found The Left Hand of Darkness to be absolutely wonderful. It’s the kind of book that everyone should … Continue reading

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A Sick & Scary Harry Potter Love?

I’ve mentioned before that I have Deathly Hallows on CD and that I listened to it in my car… probably 4 times in 2011. It may have also be 5 or 6 times. In the beginning, it was because I … Continue reading

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The Library

Our diplomas on the wall. We thought it’d be super cute because we both met and graduated from SUNY Cortland. Turns out, it IS super cute!  His little corner. We bought the two small shelves for that side of the … Continue reading

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