Posts made in May, 2014

#BloggingBFFS quiz [Know Your Friends]

Posted by on May 22, 2014 | 2 comments

The #BloggingBFFS Quiz

Inspired by the upcoming BEA AND by the sensational Since You’ve Been Gone, I have worked up a QUIZ for blogging friends to take to determine how well they know each other!  I even included a scoring system at the bottom so you can see how solid your friendship is 😉   And heck, if you don’t do so hot, all you can do is get to know each other better!  We can’t all be Estelle and Magan but we can damn well try! 😉  So, here I have included a link to the Google Doc and then I would like you all to:

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Since You’ve Been Gone-In Favorites.

Posted by on May 22, 2014 | 6 comments

This is not going to be a typical review. It is going to be me taking some themes from Morgan Matson’s Since You’ve Been Gone and throwing them at you as my personal
pitch to get you to read this book! IT IS AMAZING. But first, the facts.

Emily and Sloane are BFF’s until one day Sloane disappears without a trace.  All that is left for Emily is a list.  And on this list are things Em would NEVER do, not in a million years.  Unless that is, she believes it will lead her to Sloane.

since youve been goneBuy Your Copy: Amazon | Barnes & Noble

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Kindle Haul and May Faves!

Posted by on May 17, 2014 | 5 comments

So I like never ever do videos but I felt like doing a Kindle haul and so I did! Sorry for the shotty quality I have very shaky hands 😉

Kindle Haul!

Talked about:

My Unreliable Narrators discussion
The Dairy Queen by Catherine Gilbert Murdoch [SO GOOD]
One Plus One by JoJo Moyes — WHICH IS AMAZING. Go preorder– just trust me!
 How much I ADORED Jane Austen earlier this year!
Someone Else’s Love Story.. one Hannah and I were a bit underwhelmed by…

Recently over here …

I discussed how I’m going to my FIRST BOOK EVENT!

I reviewed a FAVE of the year by Kelly Harms: ITS THE PERFECT SUMMER READ!

and I discussed Book Buying Bans, and how I majorly suck at them!

I also COOKED for you guys! And it was healthy!

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My First Event: BOOKCON

Posted by on May 14, 2014 | 12 comments

my first event book con

So. While I have been blogging TWO YEARS (happy belated blogoversary to Books with Cass!) I have never even been to an author signing never mind a full blown book event!   This is about to change though and I could not be more excited if I tried!So let’s get on with the flailing! 

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Audio Adventures: The Good Luck Girls of Shipwreck Lane

Posted by on May 12, 2014 | 1 comment

Audio Adventures is a new type of review! It is specifically formatted for my Audiobook Reviews and it helps explain how I feel about all the main categories.

The Execution: The voices, narrations, and accents of the audiobook. How did they hold up? Were they inviting, did I hate them, anything about the voices will be found in this section.

The Excursion: The plot, the storyline, the adventure that was had. See how I felt about the premise of the book here!

The Evaluation: The round up! This includes my normal ratings, some wrap up comments, and a general consensus!

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