Posts By: Bec

Review: The Diviners

Review: The Diviners

April 6, 2013 Review 20 ★★★½

Historical novels are a passion of mine. I love the past, it’s really interesting to see where society has come from and how the ideals have changed over time. However, I usually stick to pre-1900’s stuff. Once or twice I’ve read books set in World War II, sometimes World War I, but never the 1920’s until now. THE DIVINERS was […]

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Discussion: The Trials and Tribulations of International Bloggers (Part the Second)

Discussion: The Trials and Tribulations of International Bloggers (Part the Second)

April 1, 2013 Discussion 43

Last week I posted the first part of two detailing what I think are very common and frustrating problems book bloggers and readers outside of America face quite often. Of course, some Americans probably understand the pain too. But we internationals more so. Anyhoo, today as I procrastinate my study and sleep, I am completing this educational series starting with […]

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Review: Clockwork Princess

Review: Clockwork Princess

March 29, 2013 Review 17 ★★★★★

I have gone to start this review about three times to but have failed every single time I try to string coherent words together. How do I explain the effect this last book in one of my favourite series had on me? I loved it. I cried. I felt immense pain. Yet also happiness. It was such an emotional rollercoaster […]

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Waiting on Wednesday [10]

Waiting on Wednesday [10]

March 27, 2013 Meme 21

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine.     Alise is waiting on… Transparent by Natalie Whipple Goodreads | Amazon | Barnes & Noble Publisher: HarperTeen Pages: 352 (Hardcover) Genre: Paranormal Series: Stand alone Release Date: May 21 2013 Plenty of teenagers feel invisible. Fiona McClean actually is. An invisible girl is a priceless weapon. Fiona’s own father has been forcing her […]

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Waiting on Wednesday [9]

March 20, 2013 Meme 24

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine.     Alise is waiting on… Icons by Margaret Stohl Goodreads | Amazon | Barnes & Noble Publisher: Little Brown Books Pages: 448 (Hardcover) Genre: Sci-fi Series: Icons #1 Release Date: May 7 2013 Your heart beats only with their permission. Everything changed on The Day. The day the windows shattered. The day the power […]

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Review: Days of Blood and Starlight

Review: Days of Blood and Starlight

March 18, 2013 Review 16

I am distraught. So very, very distraught. I finished DAYS OF BLOOD AND STARLIGHT a couple of nights ago and ever since, Why am I lying on the floor unable to function beyond dying whale noises? Because I don’t know what to do with my life. DAYS OF BLOOD AND STARLIGHT affected me deeply. I’m struggling to put into words […]

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