Month: July 2016

Stacking The Shelves (27): 24 July 2016

Stacking The Shelves (27): 24 July 2016

Posted July 24, 2016 by Jamie in Features, Stacking The Shelves / 1 Comment

Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. It is a weekly meme to showcase the books we have bought, borrowed, received for review, or were given as a gift. As well, we will tell you a bit about the past week and what to expect in the upcoming week! Dani’s Haul Starting around now, you can expect to see the occasional business book show up. I’m gearing up for September, when I’ll start my MBA, and I have a lot of prep work and reading to do! This week, I bought MINDSET: HOW YOU CAN FULFIL YOUR POTENTIAL by […]

Convince Me To Read (16): Spirits and Thieves Series by Morgan Rhodes

Convince Me To Read (16): Spirits and Thieves Series by Morgan Rhodes

Posted July 23, 2016 by Jamie in Convince Me To Read, Features, Reviews / 8 Comments

About Convince Me To Read Reviews While we all have fairly similar tastes, sometimes we need a little push to read a certain book. The Convince Me to Read Review will be a review of the novel plus a section on why we think the other would enjoy it. Jamie’s review This is a great spin-off series that helps expand the world that Rhodes has created in Falling Kingdoms while not alienating readers who may not have read that series. It brings together little pieces of both our world and Mytica which is super exciting. As well, we are able […]

ARC Review: Smash & Grab by Amy Christine Parker

ARC Review: Smash & Grab by Amy Christine Parker

Posted July 22, 2016 by Jamie in Reviews / 0 Comments

Jamie’s Review Disclaimer: I received an eARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. This in no way affects my opinion of the book. I was really underwhelmed with this one. I thought there was a lot more that could have happened in it but it was all wasted potential. I wanted there to be more in terms of planning the heist and the two crews coming together. I wanted to be shown the training and all the aspects of the heist but in reality, the heist lasted two seconds and . Considering this was supposed to be […]

Blogger Advice: Social Media Etiquette on Goodreads

Blogger Advice: Social Media Etiquette on Goodreads

Posted July 21, 2016 by Jamie in Blogger Advice / 3 Comments

Why Social Media Etiquette is Important… Branding is extremely important when you are presenting yourself online. How you act on your social media accounts will determine how people view you — and subsequently your blog. While all publicity is good publicity if it is intelligent, it is important to ensure that what you are conveying on social media is the way you want others to perceive you. There are many social media websites and using them all is important, especially using them correctly.  We will be doing a series of these Social Media Etiquette posts to help bloggers realize what […]

Waiting on Wednesday (27): Nevernight by Jay Kristoff

Waiting on Wednesday (27): Nevernight by Jay Kristoff

Posted July 20, 2016 by Jamie in Features, Waiting on Wednesday / 3 Comments

Welcome to Waiting on Wednesday as hosted by Breaking the Spine. Each week we will be highlighting an upcoming novel that we are excited about. We will include links to add it to your Goodreads “To Be Read” shelf and where to pre-order it! As well, we will link to our review if we have been lucky enough to read an advanced copy of the book. Today’s featured book is…NEVERNIGHT by Jay Kristoff! Why We’re Waiting On It This one sounds SO interesting! A book about an assassin always promises to be action packed and exciting, especially when the “official” […]