Monthly Archives: July 2011

Stuff I love

This post is about 5 things that make me squee. 1.  So I saw Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 and posted these thoughts about it: I saw it!  It was good – some silly parts, but … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games motion poster and new HP record

[original post contained embedded media – click here to view] Isn’t this awesome?!  The movie comes out March 23, 2012.  For more, go to http://www.thehungergamesmovie.com. Speaking of books to movies, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 destroyed … Continue reading

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Borders is closing

Well, it’s time to say goodbye to Borders.  The beloved book store chain is liquidating.  Read more from The Wall Street Journal. Since all the Borders stores in my area have already closed, I’ve pretty much come to terms with … Continue reading

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Random Awesome #7

Random awesome link:  http://historicalmeetups.com The Tumblr Historical Meet-Ups chronicles “unlikely encounters between famous people.”  For example, did you know that in 1978 First Lady Rosalynn Carter met serial killer John Wayne Gacy?  Or that the famous writerSamuel Beckett met Andre the … Continue reading

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Mini Reviews #2

More mini reviews, coming your way!  Click on the links to be taken to my review on Goodreads. I really can’t say enough good things about The Lies of Locke Lamora, and Grave Dance is a fantastic sequel! Eon: Dragoneye … Continue reading

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Stalling on good books

I recently finished The Lies of Lock Lamora, the first book in the Gentleman Bastard sequence by Scott Lynch, and let me tell you – it rocked my socks off.  You can read my five star review on Goodreads. But … Continue reading

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Random Awesome #6

Happy Independence Day (almost)!  I hope everyone’s weekend is filled with family fun, BBQ, and dangerous explosives! Random awesome link: http://www.unnecessaryquotes.com The “Blog” of “Unnecessary” Quotation Marks is exactly what it sounds like – a collection of signs, posters, advertisements, … Continue reading

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