I'm probably the least likely candidate to post something about this as I haven't had the chance to read Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson yet.  It has been on my to read list for a while, and because of this controversy I'm about to talk about, it will be moved near the top of my list. Dr. Scroggins, a professor at Missouri State University, wrote … [Read more...]

Utah Book Bloggers 2010 Summer Social


In August (I know this is very late and not typical of me to do but I realized I hadn't blogged about this event and I wanted to repent of my omission), I had the chance to attend another book blogger social for local authors and book bloggers in Utah. Twice a year, Natasha at Maw Books hosts this social to encourage hookups between authors and … [Read more...]

Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare


Because I loved the Mortal Instruments so much, I've been looking forward to Clockwork Angel ever since I found out about it.  I wasn't disappointed in the least.  I loved it and it has earned a spot on my Favorites shelf. Because the Infernal Devices trilogy is prequel-ish to the Mortal Instruments, you might expect some of the same … [Read more...]