Monthly Archives: February 2014

The “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Challenge: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

Title: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Author: Mark Haddon Genre: Contemporary fiction Publisher: Doubleday Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library Number of pages: 226 pages First line: It was … Continue reading

Posted in contemporary fiction, read-alongs, reading challenges | Tagged , , | 9 Comments

Book Review: Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan

Title: Under the Wide and Starry Sky Author: Nancy Horan Genre: Historical fiction Publisher: Ballantine Books Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from the publisher for a tour with TLC Book Tours Number of pages: 496 First line: … Continue reading

Posted in giveaways, historical fiction | Tagged , | 19 Comments

Book Review: Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell

Title: Eleanor and Park Author: Rainbow Rowell Genre: YA contemporary fiction Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffith Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from my personal library Number of pages: 325 First line: He’d stopped trying to bring her … Continue reading

Posted in contemporary fiction, YA fiction | Tagged , | 18 Comments