Book Review: The Girl in 6E by A.R. Torre

Title: The Girl in 6E Author: A.R. Torre Series: Deanna Madden, #1 Published: April 2013 Genres: Fiction > Suspense > Erotic Suspense My Rating: ★★★★★ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon "I haven't touched a human in three years. That seems like it would be a difficult task, but it's not. Not anymore, thanks to the internet. I am, quite possibly, [...]

Book Review: Messenger by Lois Lowry

Title: Messenger Author: Lois Lowry Series: The Giver, #3 Published: April 26, 2004 Genres: Fiction > Young Adult > Science Fiction > Dystopian My Rating: ★★★★★ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon Matty has lived in Village and flourished under the guidance of Seer, a blind man known for his special sight. Village once welcomed newcomers, but something sinister has seeped into [...]

Knitted Baby Blanket

My sister-in-law is having a baby boy in April, and I wanted to make her something special. Her nursery colors are navy and grey and so I thought a little blanket using those colors would be perfect. Based on a combination of knitting patterns I found on Pinterest, I came up with this pattern for [...]

Book Review: Gathering Blue by Lois Lowry

Title: Gathering Blue Author: Lois Lowry Series: The Giver, #2 Published: September 25, 2000 Genres: Fiction > Young Adult > Science Fiction > Dystopian My Rating: ★★★★☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon In her strongest work to date, Lois Lowry once again creates a mysterious but plausible future world. It is a society ruled by savagery and deceit that shuns [...]

Knitted E-Reader Sleeve

My husband loves reading on his Kindle but he doesn't love the girly cover that I got for it (he has my hand-me-down). Instead of buying a new cover, he asked me to knit one for him. I searched and searched Pinterest and Ravelry for a pattern, but unfortunately, most patterns I came across were [...]

Book Review: The Selection by Kiera Cass

Title: The Selection Author: Kiera Cass Series: The Selection #1 Published: April 24, 2012 Genres: Fiction > Young Adult > Science Fiction, Romance My Rating: ★★☆☆☆ Add to Goodreads | Buy on Amazon For thirty-five girls, the Selection is the chance of a lifetime. The opportunity to escape the life laid out for them since birth. To be swept up in [...]

Book Tag: Harry Potter

I did this Harry Potter tag in honor of the fact that my husband is currently reading the series for the very first time! It was super fun, and I encourage anyone who wants to try it to consider themselves tagged! Check out Pottermore to be sorted into your house, find your Patronus, get your wand, and [...]