Tiny Bookworm Thursday | Libra..

Posted June 4, 2015 by Tina in As Told by Littles / 0 Comments
Tiny Bookworm Thursday | Library Haul + Summer Reading Program [1]

Welcome to Tiny Bookworm Thursday! Tiny Bookworm Thursday is an original meme created by me when I first started my blog. Every Thursday, my little ones and I share book reviews, recent book hauls, or any bookish things we are currently doing. My love of reading came from my mom who taught me that reading was wonderful and would read to me every night, it was something I considered extremely important and it is something I show my little ones every day. You are more then welcome to join! In […]

The Rainbow Book Club Readatho..

Posted June 3, 2015 by Tina in Reviews / 0 Comments
The Rainbow Book Club Readathon | May Conclusion

The Rainbow Bookclub I am in finished up our first readathon. The Rainbow Reading Book club selects a book each month based on the color of the rainbow and we discuss it at the end of the month. We decided to try a readathon. It was our first trial readathon, we are planning a better one and I’ll post details for those of you who would like to join. The Goal Our original goal was to select 7 books based on the color of the rainbow and read them in […]

Review: Nick and Norah’s..

Posted June 3, 2015 by Tina in Reviews / 3 Comments
Review: Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist by Rachel Cohn & David Levithan

Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist Author:Rachel Cohn & David Levithan Genre:Young Adult, Romance, Contemporary Format:Paperback Source:Library Rating: &#9733 &#9733 &#9733 It all starts when Nick asks Norah to be his girlfriend for five minutes. He only needs five minutes to avoid his ex-girlfriend, who’s just walked in to his band’s show. With a new guy. And then, with one kiss, Nick and Norah are off on an adventure set against the backdrop of New York City—and smack in the middle of all the joy, anxiety, confusion, and excitement of a […]

Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Books I&#..

Posted June 2, 2015 by Tina in Memes, Top Ten Tuesday / 7 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Books I’d Love To See As Movies/TV Shows [7]

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and Bookish. This week’s topic is Ten books I’d love to see as movies/TV shows. 1. Cruel Beauty – Cruel Beauty was one of the first ones to come to mind for this prompt. While reading it, I kept thinking this would be amazing as a movie. I didn’t particular love the book because of Nyx [I wanted to slap her so bad] but I did think the story was good and to see it come to life on […]

May Monthly Wrap Up / June TBR

Posted June 1, 2015 by Tina in Monthly Recap, Recap / 8 Comments
May Monthly Wrap Up / June TBR

How can it already be June? Seriously, wasn’t it January like yesterday? Here I am wrapping up yet another month. I had a hard time reading in May, it was my daughter’s 2nd birthday so we had a celebration plus a party and a quincenera. That left very little time to read. But now that it is June, I plan on reading so much more. At least that is my goal, I read 10 books this month. I felt like I could’ve read more so in June that’s exactly what […]

ABEA 2015 Wrap Up.

Posted June 1, 2015 by Tina in Reviews / 0 Comments
ABEA 2015 Wrap Up.

This awesome banner was created by Ee Hwee from Bursting Books. BEA took place during May 27th – May 30th in NYC for those who could not attend, there is Armchair BEA where bloggers could connect with other bloggers from the comfort of their own home. This was my first year participating and I absolutely loved it. I don’t think I’ll be able to attend BEA next year so I do plan on joining again next year. I met a ton of new bloggers and discovered some amazing books to […]

Review: I’ll Give You Th..

Posted May 31, 2015 by Tina in Reviews / 4 Comments
Review: I’ll Give You The Sun by Jandy Nelson

I’ll Give You The Sun Author: Jandy Nelson Genre: Young Adult, Realistic Fiction, LGBT, Contemporary Romance Format: Kindle Publisher: Dial Books Number of Pages: 384 pages Source: Purchased Rating: &#9733&#9733&#9733&#9733&#9733 Jude and her twin brother, Noah, are incredibly close. At thirteen, isolated Noah draws constantly and is falling in love with the charismatic boy next door, while daredevil Jude cliff-dives and wears red-red lipstick and does the talking for both of them. But three years later, Jude and Noah are barely speaking. Something has happened to wreck the twins in […]

Review: Saint Anything by Sara..

Posted May 30, 2015 by Tina in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen

Saint Anything Author: Sarah Dessen Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance Format: Kindle Source: Purchased Rating: &#9733 &#9733 &#9733 &#9733 &#189 Peyton, Sydney’s charismatic older brother, has always been the star of the family, receiving the lion’s share of their parents’ attention and—lately—concern. When Peyton’s increasingly reckless behavior culminates in an accident, a drunk driving conviction, and a jail sentence, Sydney is cast adrift, searching for her place in the family and the world. When everyone else is so worried about Peyton, is she the only one concerned about the victim […]

ABEA 2015: Day 4 – Book ..

Posted May 30, 2015 by Tina in Reviews / 1 Comment
ABEA 2015: Day 4 – Book to Movie Adaptations

This awesome banner was created by Ee Hwee from Bursting Books. BEA is currently taking place in NYC from May 27th – May 30th. If you’re like me and cannot attend BEA then join ABEA [Armchair BEA], there were blogging themes, twitter parties, instagram challenges and so much more. Today’s Topic: Book to Movie Adaptions What books do you want to be made into a movie or television show? What are some of your favorites? We’ll explore more about this topic, especially what works and what doesn’t. Are there any […]

ABEA 2015 | Day 3 – Char..

Posted May 29, 2015 by Tina in Reviews / 2 Comments
ABEA 2015 | Day 3 – Character Chatter + Blogging Q&A

This awesome banner was created by Ee Hwee from Bursting Books. BEA is currently taking place in NYC from May 27th – May 30th. If you’re like me and cannot attend BEA then join ABEA [Armchair BEA], there were blogging themes, twitter parties, instagram challenges and so much more. Today’s Topic: Characters It’s time to give your favorite characters some love! Characters are essential to a story, and they can make or break a book for some readers. Now’s your chance to shine the spotlight on your favorite characters, or […]