Waiting on Wednesday: Black City

Waiting on Wednesday: Black City

TITLE: Black CityAUTHOR: Elizabeth RichardsSYNOPSIS: A dark and tender post-apocalyptic love story set in the aftermath of a bloody war.In a city where humans and Darklings are now separated by a high wall and tensions between the two races still simmer after a terrible war, sixteen-year-olds Ash Fisher, a half-blood Darkling, and Natalie Buchanan, a human and the daughter of the Emissary, meet and do the unthinkable—they fall in love. Bonded by a mysterious connection that causes Ash’s long-dormant heart to beat, Ash and Natalie first deny […]

Posted November 7, 2012 by Emz Chang in Meme / 4 Comments

In My Mailbox (11/4)

In My Mailbox (11/4)

No new books this week. 🙁Because of Hurricane Sandy, my library where I usually get my books each week, is currently closed, along with my local B&N.These are the books I would have gotten, if Hurricane Sandy did not decide to destroy part the East Coast.TOKYO HEISTby Diana Renn&BURN FOR BURNby Jenny Han and Siobhan Vivian That’s it!Happy reading! 🙂

Posted November 4, 2012 by Emz Chang in / 5 Comments

Review – MARK OF ATHENA

Review – MARK OF ATHENA

Review: After reading The Son of Neptune, I could not wait for the next book. After waiting nearly a year for The Mark of Athena, I can say that I was not disappointed. There were three main reasons why I wanted to read this book. 1) I wanted to see Percy and Annabeth’s reunion. And what about Renya and Jason?  2) The Greeks and the Romans would meet in this book. Every other time before this incident, whenever they met, there was always a fight. How will this encounter […]

Posted November 2, 2012 by Emz Chang in review / 1 Comment

Watermarks

Watermarks

     As all artists know, the last thing you do before publishing your work, is sign it with your special and unique signature. Now a lot of people may be wondering, how do photographers and graphic artists sign their work or at least how do they take credit for it. That’s what watermarks are for.         Watermarks aren’t just that little annoying thing you find in the middle of a picture you like. Watermarks are one of the few ways that digital artists […]

Posted October 17, 2012 by Emz Chang in / 0 Comments

Halloween Costume #2 Max Ride

Halloween Costume #2 Max Ride

Maximum Ride(And no, it is not what you are thinking.)Background: Maximum Ride is a series written by James Patterson about a “flock” of mutant children. These special children are only 98% human, the other 2% being avian. Most of the characters have the genes of a different types of birds.Max: Maximum Ride is her full name, but usually she is called Max by her friends. She has dirty blonde hair and chocolate brown eyes. Her wings are mainly white, and brown, with black feathers at the tips. She […]

Posted October 16, 2012 by Emz Chang in / 0 Comments

Halloween Costume #1 Artemis

Halloween Costume #1 Artemis

Now that October is halfway through, it is time to think about what you are going to wear for Halloween. Are you going to be a witch or a vampire? Are you going to buy your costume or are you going to make it? Every year Halloween brings that set of problems. Here is one somewhat unique costume that is easy to put together.Artemis – the Greek goddess (not that I have a problem with Artemis Fowl)Some background: Artemis, (or Diana as the Romans called her) […]

Posted October 15, 2012 by Emz Chang in / 0 Comments