Month: October 2011

Monthly Review: October 2011

Monthly Review: October 2011

Currently Reading: Read: A Red Herring Without Mustard by Alan Bradley Dracula by Bram Stoker Before I Go To Sleep by S.J. Watson Read-a-Thons: Frightful Fall Bout Of Books Read-Alongs: Dracula Challenges Joined:   Regency and Victorian Reads Challenges Completed: E-Book The Classics Circuit: Gothic The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo

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Review: Before I Go To Sleep

Review: Before I Go To Sleep

October 27, 2011 Whitney Review 3 Comments

Before I Go To Sleep is to be likened to the film, Memento, only without Guy Pierce and on crack.  Remember, crack is wack. Christine Lucas, gained amnesia after a hit and run accident and can only hold one days memories at a time, when the clock strikes midnight, her brain hits rewind to play […]

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Bout of Books Read-a-Thon Starting Post

Bout of Books Read-a-Thon Starting Post

October 24, 2011 Whitney read-a-thon 3 Comments

It’s here!  The Bout of Books Read-a-Thon hosted by Amanda from On a Book Bender  Said read-a-thon is an exciting full week (October 24 to October 30) of well, reading, and mini-challenges dispersed in between.   Here’s my book list for the week. Currently Reading: Before I Go To Sleep by S.J. Watson To Read Songs For […]

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Book Review: Dracula

Book Review: Dracula

October 17, 2011 Whitney Review 7 Comments

Dracula is bone-chilling!  My neck prickles just thinking about it.  Turtlenecks are a new staple in my wardrobe.  In short, its like taking a shower after watching Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho. Dracula, by Bram Stoker is a horror romance of sorts as Count Dracula become obsessed with his victims which always happen to be girls and […]

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Library Lament

Library Lament

October 11, 2011 Whitney Uncategorized 5 Comments

Well that’s all folks!  My library officially closed today, only to be reopened on October 26 at their new “unwalkable” location.  Until this moment I thought there might have been a chance that they would change their mind, but that was only wishful thinking.  The old library building is sold and will be used for […]

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Frightful Fall Read-a-Thon Wrap Up

Frightful Fall Read-a-Thon Wrap Up

October 10, 2011 Whitney read-a-thon 1 Comment

Well, I will start out by saying the weather was incredible all of last week and so I tried to spend as much time outside as I could, but that means I didn’t get as much reading done as I would have liked for the Frightful Fall Read-a-Thon hosted by Michelle at Castle Macabre. Read-a-Thon […]

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Bout of Books read-a-thon

Bout of Books read-a-thon

October 8, 2011 Whitney read-a-thon 3 Comments

Yep, that’s right another read-a-thon!  This one, Bout of Books is hosted by Amanda at On a Book Binder The Details: Bout of Books will run from 12:01am 10/24 through 11:59 pm 10/30 (your time zone) Read as much as you can whenever you can.  I know that this Bout of Books is close on the […]

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