Monthly archive for ‘ January, 2010 ’

2010 YALRC, Book 3 – Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick

20th January 2010 | 2 Comments

For my third book of the 2010 YA Lit Reading Challenge, I chose Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick. I was pretty excited about reading it, because a lot of my friends (whose taste in books is usually right in line with mine) really enjoyed it. To sum up, this book is about 16 year old […]

2010 YALRC, Book 2 – Shiver, by Maggie Stiefvater

9th January 2010 | 0 Comments

I read the description of this book and immediately decided that it sounded like what would’ve happened in Twilight if Jacob had won. Boy, was I wrong. And that’s not a bad thing. Shiver is the story of Grace and Sam, a girl and her wolf. Sam spends every summer human, but, due to being […]

2010 YALRC, Book 1: Fire, by Kristin Cashore

9th January 2010 | 0 Comments

As I mentioned in my last post, I’ve entered a YA Lit Reading Challenge for 2010. My goal is to read 25 YA Lit books over the course of the year. I’m hoping I surpass that goal, but we’ll see. In any case, my first selection this year was Fire, by Kristin Cashore. It’s a […]

Hello, 2010

8th January 2010 | 4 Comments

I don’t know why, but it seems like everyone had a fairly crappy 2009. Mine wasn’t what I would call an epic fail, but it wasn’t the easiest year I’ve ever had, either. Lots of stress, lots of worry, and lots of time spent obsessing over things that were beyond my control. I’m not really […]

My Musical 2009

7th January 2010 | 7 Comments

(The first one of you nimrods who points out that it is now technically 2010 will be the proud recipient of… something. I don’t know what, but it’ll be unpleasant. So there.) I know everyone and their dog has done one of these lists where they blather on about how awesome 2009 was, music-wise, and […]