The Lovely Bones

I read Alice Sebold's The Lovely Bones soon after its release in September 2006 - which is mind-blowing! What else is mind-blowing is how greatly excited I was to read The Lovely Bones. The book's title makes it sound macabre and disturbing - sadly, it was neither. What I Expected A mystery regarding one of…

Down the TBR Hole: Horror Edition

Easily one of my most favorite memes ever, Down the TBR Hole is such a blast! Not only does this feature help shrink my ever-growing TBR list, it aids me in reevaluating my bookish tastes. Originally created by Lia at Lost in a Story, the rules for this fun meme are simple: Go to your…

Museum-Worthy Titles

Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by Jana at That Artsy Reader Girl, is by far one of my favorite, and most consistently done, over the course of three different blogs, memes. Each week, a prompt for TTT inspires bloggers to create lists based on that week's topic. This Tuesday's subject is ten extraordinary book titles. The…

The Walking Dead, Vol. 1: Days Gone Bye

I began watching The Walking Dead on AMC during its premiere season, when it was still good and made sense - sorry, not sorry. Anyhow, I gave up on the show during the Terminus season; it just grew to be incredibly silly and tough to follow. However; although I quit the show, I am loving…

A Spooky Sporadic Update

Sporadic Update is inspired by The Sunday Post, hosted by Kimberly at Caffeinated reviewer. While this isn't necessarily my own take on the meme, I post sporadically, hence the category name! LOL! Anyhow, the meme is basically intended for bloggers to catch others up in their lives, bookish or otherwise. Then Most recently, I read…

Synopsis Free

Synopses of books = spoilers for me. I don't even read summaries on hardcover jackets or the backs of soft cover books. I feel like too many plot points are given away if I read synopses/summaries. I do adore reading reviews - they are generally spoiler-free and I really enjoy seeing others' opinions of both…