Month: July 2013

15 Day Book Blogger Challenge – Day 11

Today is Day 11 of the 15 Day Book Blogger Challenge hosted by Good Books and Good Wine, which means this challenge is slowly coming to an end with only four more posts/days left. If you want to learn more about it, click HERE. Today’s topic is…Show off 5 of your best blog posts.I’m still kind of new to blogging… well, at least I think I am. And to overcompensate something that was supposed to be simple, like I always do, people have different definitions of “best […]

Posted July 18, 2013 by Emz Chang in bookish challenges / 2 Comments

15 Book Blogger Challenge – Day 10

Today is Day 10 of the 15 Day Book Blogger Challenge hosted by Good Books and Good Wine. If you want to learn more about it, click HERE. Anyways today is Day 10 which means that we are two-thirds through with the challenge!The topic for Day 10 is…How do you choose what book to read next?How I choose what book to read next depends on a few factors. First, if I have an obligation to read a book, that would be my first choice. Meaning […]

Posted July 17, 2013 by Emz Chang in bookish challenges / 2 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday – A Really Awesome Mess

Waiting on Wednesday – A Really Awesome Mess

“Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.TITLE: A Really Awesome MessAUTHOR: Trish Cook & Brendan HalpinPUBLICATION DATE: July 23, 2013SYNOPSIS: A hint of Recovery Road, a sample of Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist, and a cut of Juno. A Really Awesome Mess is a laugh-out-loud, gut-wrenching/heart-warming story of two teenagers struggling to find love and themselves.Two teenagers. Two very bumpy roads taken that lead to Heartland Academy.Justin was just having fun, but when his […]

Posted July 17, 2013 by Emz Chang in Meme / 3 Comments

15 Day Book Blogger Question – Day 9

Today is Day 9 of the 15 Day Book Blogger Challenge hosted by Good Books and Good Wine. If you want to learn more about it, click HERE.The topic for Day 9 is…Why do you blog about books?That’s a hard question. Why do I blog about books? Books have always been something that I’ve treasured. Whether it was a bad day at school or a fight with one of my parents, books and reading have always been there for me. They took me to different […]

Posted July 16, 2013 by Emz Chang in bookish challenges / 0 Comments

15 Day Book Blogger Challenge – Day 8

Today is Day 8 of the 15 Day Book Blogger Challenge hosted by Good Books and Good Wine. If you want to learn more about it, click HERE. We are now more than halfway through with the challenge. Which is a good thing since I don’t know how much longer I can keep this up…The topic for Day 8 is…Quick! Write 15 bullet points about things that appeal to you on blogs.Things that appeal to me on blogs. Hmmm.When there is NO NOISE. I cannot […]

Posted July 15, 2013 by Emz Chang in bookish challenges / 6 Comments

15 Day Book Blogger Challenge – Day 7

Today is Day 7 of the 15 Day Book Blogger Challenge hosted by Good Books and Good Wine. If you want to learn more about it, click HERE. The topic for Day 7 is…Talk about your blogging quirks. I haven’t really been blogging for that long so I don’t really have a lot of quirks…I try to only post one post everyday. It’s something that I did when I first started, when I didn’t really have a lot of content to post and it just carried over.I tend to […]

Posted July 14, 2013 by Emz Chang in bookish challenges / 4 Comments

15 Day Book Blogger Challenge – Day 6

Today is Day 6 of the 15 Day Book Blogger Challenge hosted by Good Books and Good Wine. If you want to learn more about it, click HERE. We are officially more than one third of the way through this challenge. I can’t believe it.The topic for Day 6 is…Describe how you shop for books.There are a few different ways/methods that I use when I shop for books. Usually I just browse through the YA section of the book store and try to find books with synthesis […]

Posted July 13, 2013 by Emz Chang in bookish challenges / 0 Comments

The Sunday Post – Stacking the Shelves (25)

The Sunday Post – Stacking the Shelves (25)

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book ReviewerStacking the Shelves is a meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews.I have decided to try to participate in all of their memes with only one post…thus The Sunday Post – Stacking the Shelves.BOOK HAUL:I have no feelings about my haul this week.Except disappointment.Maybe because I didn’t get anything this week. 🙁Last Week on Icy Cold Reads:15 Day Book Blogger Challenge – Day 115 Day Book Blogger Challenge – Day 2Waiting on Wednesday – Dangerous Girls15 […]

Posted July 13, 2013 by Emz Chang in Meme / 15 Comments

15 Day Book Blogger Challenge – Day 5

15 Day Book Blogger Challenge – Day 5

Today is Day 5 of the 15 Day Book Blogger Challenge hosted by Good Books and Good Wine. If you want to learn more about it, click HERE. Day 5 means that we’re a third through the challenge! 🙂The topic for Day 5 is…Recommend a tear jerker.Once again I am reminded why this a challenge. It takes a lot for me to cry because of a book. The last one remember crying while reading is…If I Stayby Gayle FormanI just thought it was just so beautifully written. […]

Posted July 12, 2013 by Emz Chang in bookish challenges / 4 Comments

15 Day Book Blogger Challenge – Days 3 & 4

Today is actually Day 4 of the 15 Day Book Blogger Challenge hosted by Good Books and Good Wine. If you want to learn more about this challenge, just click HERE. But you know, just like I predicted, I am behind. Sigh. So I decided to make it up by combining Days 3 and 4 together. It’s not like the answers to them are going to be really long…The topic for Day 3 was…Who are your blogging BFFs?The answer to that question is simple. I’m […]

Posted July 11, 2013 by Emz Chang in bookish challenges / 2 Comments