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Monthly Archives: October 2011

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Happy Halloween!
Happy Halloween, people!  How’s your day? You haven’t heard much from me lately other than some iffy book reviews…  (Don’t blame [...]
"The Vile Village" by Lemony Snicket
“The Vile Village” by Lemony Snicket
Back of the Book: Dear Reader, You have undoubtedly picked up this book by mistake, so please put it down. Nobody in their right mind would read this [...]
"The Ersatz Elevator" by Lemony Snicket
“The Ersatz Elevator” by Lemony Snicket
Back of the Book: The woeful saga of the Baudelaire orphans continues as evil Count Olaf discovers their whereabouts at Esme Squalor’s [...]
"The Austere Academy" by Lemony Snicket
“The Austere Academy” by Lemony Snicket
Back of the Book: Dear Reader, If you are looking for a story about cheerful youngsters spending a jolly time at boarding school, look elsewhere. Violet, [...]
"The Miserable Mill" by Lemony Snicket
“The Miserable Mill” by Lemony Snicket
Back of the Book: Dear Reader, I hope for your sake, that you have not choosen to read this book because you are in the mood for a pleasant experience. If [...]
"The Wide Window" by Lemony Snicket
“The Wide Window” by Lemony Snicket
Back of the Book: Dear Reader, If you have not read anything about the Baudelaire orphans, then before you read even one more sentence, you should know [...]
"The Reptile Room" by Lemony Snicket
“The Reptile Room” by Lemony Snicket
Back of the Book: After narrowly escaping the menacing clutches of the dastardly Count Olaf, the three Baudelaire orphans are taken in by a kindly [...]
"The Bad Beginning" by Lemony Snicket
“The Bad Beginning” by Lemony Snicket
Back of the Book: Dear Reader, I’m sorry to say that the book you are holding in your hands is extremely unpleasant. It tells an unhappy tale about [...]
"Silence" by Becca Fitzpatrick
“Silence” by Becca Fitzpatrick
Back of the Book: The noise between Patch and Nora is gone. They’ve overcome the secrets riddled in Patch’s dark past…bridged two [...]
"The Throne of Fire" by Rick Riordan
“The Throne of Fire” by Rick Riordan
Back of the Book: Ever since the gods of Ancient Egypt were unleashed in the modern world, Carter Kane and his sister Sadie have been in trouble. As [...]
"The Red Pyramid" by Rick Riordan
“The Red Pyramid” by Rick Riordan
Back of the Book: Since their mother’s death, Carter and Sadie have become near strangers. While Sadie has lived with her grandparents in London, her [...]
Adventures in Cat Pee
Admit it, I aroused your curiosity with the title.  You know I did.  ^_^ Anyways, we all know my four cats, right?  Casper, Leeroy Jenkins, Lissie, and [...]
"The Son of Neptune" by Rick Riordan
“The Son of Neptune” by Rick Riordan
Back of the Book: Seven half-bloods shall answer the call, To storm or fire the world must fall. An oath to keep with a final breath, And foes bear arms to [...]
"The Lost Hero" by Rick Riordan
“The Lost Hero” by Rick Riordan
Back of the Book: Jason has a problem. He doesn’t remember anything before waking up in a bus full of kids on a field trip. Apparently he has a girlfriend [...]
"The Diamond of Darkhold" by Jeanne DuPrau
“The Diamond of Darkhold” by Jeanne DuPrau
Back of the Book: Months have passed since young Lina Mayfleet and Doon Harrow were forced to escape the dying subterranean city of Ember and flee to the [...]