Posted in June 2011

Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Childhood Books

Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Childhood Books

Diane’s “Top Ten Favorite Childhood Books” 1) Madeline: I had a Madeline doll that came with the book. I always loved to look at her appendix scar – (for those of you who don’t know – She is the smallest of the girls and the title character. She is about 7–8 years old, and is the only redhead. … Continue reading

The White Tiger

Author: Aravind Adiga Finished:June 17th, 2011 My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars   I wish I could say that I just happened to stumble upon The White Tiger but unfortunately, I was asked to read it for an Summer literature class at Ohio State. I decided to get a bit of a head start and begin the … Continue reading

Top Ten Tuesday…a day late…

Top Ten Tuesday…a day late…

Diane’s “Top Ten Least Favorite Book Covers” 1) The Hunger Games 2) Northanger Abbey 3) To Kill a Mockingbird 4) Unwind 5) The Lovely Bones 6) Looking for Alaska 7) Eat Pray Love 8) Wuthering Heights 9) Twilight 10) The Great Gatsby For another great list of “Least Favorite Book Covers” check out my friend … Continue reading

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Author: Mark Haddon Finished: June 10th, 2011 My Rating:  3 out of 5 stars   At first, I couldn’t put this book down but after I reached (somewhere around) the halfway point – I started to loose interest. It was really intriguing at first and slowly became a bit cliche. I think Haddon could’ve done … Continue reading

Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Book Covers

Alright, so it’s not Tuesday, it’s Friday – I got behind this week. Anyways, my friend Erin and I decided to do a “Top Ten Tuesday” book list for our blogs. The basic concept is we will each take turns posting our “Top Ten” books for a specific category of our choice. Make sense? If … Continue reading