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Cover Attractions!

One author I have been wanting to read for some time! I am sure I will read her titles in 2010! I hear her new book is coming in 2010 [ thank you Alyce] – One Amazing Thing. I am looking forward to it as well!Did you see the movie version of Mistress of Spices?! I did, and well I was not crazy about it much. I am sure I will like the book better though, has happened a lot of times! What covers are you attracted to this week?! Thank you Marcia for hosting this!Thank you Marcia for hosting this one!In Cover…

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Short Story Reviews

Short Story 18: A Mother’s Tale by James Agee

A Mother’s Tale by James Agee Available ONLINE My Rating: 5 on 5! I have to thank Jason Gignac who commented on C.B. James post about creating a list of 1001 short stories you must read before you die; about a story he liked very much. Maybe it has to be the story title or something, I was intrigued and went ahead and bookmarked it. C.B. has 333 short stories in the list and the list is growing, if you have a short story you think should be on the list, let him and me know [ I would love…

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Quotes

Saturday Quotes!

“I’m a failed poet. Maybe every novelist wants to write poetry first, finds he can’t and then tries the short story which is the most demanding form after poetry. And failing at that, only then does he take up novel writing.”–William Faulkner quotes PS – The above image comes from redbubble. Check it out, they have some great shots there by tonilouise 

Challenge, Challenge 2010

Rory Gilmore Books Project!

You know how I didn’t even know any thing about this Rory Gilmore thing and then Shona comes along and has started a NEW challenge with all the books in there. A perpetual challenge,! That defnitely perks my interest 😉 So I am joining Shona, not that I am going to be a great buddy to her, oh come just look at the LIST OF BOOKS she so labouriously created for this challenge, but I think I can readily start at some books I have with me right now. I think I can safely say that I will read some…

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Challenge, Challenge 2010

Wish I’d Read That Challenge 2010

This challenge is for all those books you wish you’d read. It might be Pride and Prejudice, War and Peace, a Nora Roberts Romantic Suspense, the Outlander series or a childhood classic Winnie the Pooh.Challenge Guidelines:1. Anyone can join. You don’t need a blog to participate.–Non-Bloggers: Include your information in the comment section.2. There are four levels:— Curious – Read 3 books.— Fascinated – Read 6 books.— Addicted – Read 12 books.— Obsessed – Read 20 books.3. Any book format counts.4. You can list your books in advance or just put them in a wrap up post. If you list…

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Challenge, Challenge 2010

Romance Challenge, 2010

This challenge includes all sub genres of Romance i.e. paranormal, young adult, historical etc. So this should give you plenty of options. Challenge Guidelines:1. Anyone can join. You don’t need a blog to participate.–Non-Bloggers: Include your information in the comment section. 2. There are four levels: — Curious – Read 3 Romance Fiction novels. — Fascinated – Read 6 Romance Fiction novels. — Addicted – Read 12 Romance Fiction novels. — Obsessed – Read 20 Romance Fiction novels. 3. Any book format counts. 4. You can list your books in advance or just put them in a wrap up post.…

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