In My Mailbox (11/18)

In My Mailbox (11/18)

This week is a bit of a slow week. Which I guess in a sense is good, since I received a ton of great books last week and I tend to read faster than I write reviews. Anyways, this week I got:FORGOTTENCat PatrickGRAVE MERCYRobin LaFevers&DON’T TURN AROUNDMichelle GagnonThat’s it! Next week should be even more interesting with Thanksgiving and everything…  (Libraries are closed on holidays).

Posted November 18, 2012 by Emz Chang in Meme / 10 Comments

Movie Teaser – City of Bones

Movie Teaser – City of Bones

Get More: Jonathan Rhys-Meyers, Jamie Campbell Bower, Movie Trailers, Movies Blog“Clary Fray is a Shadowhunter — a member of a secret society of demon hunters. Take that fraught premise and toss in some vampires, werewolves, warlocks, faeries, and a teenage love triangle, and you’ve got the general idea. With a movie version of the series in the works, now’s the time to jump on the bandwagon. Start with City of Bones and prepare to be hooked!” — Entertainment WeeklyTITLE: City of BonesAUTHOR: Cassandra ClareSERIES: The […]

Posted November 15, 2012 by Emz Chang in Bookish / 2 Comments

Review – CARRIER OF THE MARK

Review – CARRIER OF THE MARK

Review: There are many different words I can use to describe Carrier of the Mark. Boring is not one of them. However, unfortunately, familiar is. As good as the plot was, I virtually already knew what was going to happen next. It seems a bit like Josephine Angelini’s Starcrossed. Except, Starcross involves Greek mythology, while Carrier of the Mark has it’s own. Carrier of the Mark is about a girl, Megan, who just moved to Ireland. Starting after her mother’s death in a car accident, […]

Posted November 15, 2012 by Emz Chang in review / 0 Comments

2013 Dystopia Book Challenge

2013 Dystopia Book Challenge

Today, I discovered that the Blog of Erised is hosting a 2013 Dystopia Book Challenge. This challenge is for those who love to read dystopia books, for example THE HUNGER GAMES, DIVERGENT, DELIRIUM, etc… They also happen to be some of my favorite books. Hence why I want to do this challenge.The goal is to read 24 dystopia books starting from January 1, 2013 to December 31, 2013. This way you can read 2 every month and still have time to read books form other genres.Interested? Visit Blog of […]

Posted November 12, 2012 by Emz Chang in Uncategorized / 3 Comments

Review – BURN FOR BURN

Review – BURN FOR BURN

Review: Burn for Burn is about three girls who want to get even with the people that hurt them. They soon figure out that if they want to successfully get revenge on the person who betrayed them, they would have to work together. The is told in the three different voices of Lillia, Kat, and Mary. Jenny Han and Siobhan Vivian did a wonderful job crafting the characters. Each one has a different back story and for the most part, it was easy to sympathize with […]

Posted November 11, 2012 by Emz Chang in review / 2 Comments

In My Mailbox (11/11)

In My Mailbox (11/11)

My library finally opened for the first time since Hurricane Sandy on Monday so I was finally able to get some books to read. This week I got:TOKYO HEISTby Diana Renn&THE RAVEN BOYSby Maggie Stiefvater&BURN FOR BURNby Jenny Han and Siobhan Vivian&ORIGINby Jessica KhouryI also got my first ARC!ORLEANSby Sherri L. Smith        

Posted November 11, 2012 by Emz Chang in Uncategorized / 6 Comments

Review – MARK OF ATHENA

Review – MARK OF ATHENA

Before Reading I… WARNING: This review contains spoilers for The Son of Neptune. 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.I wanted to see Percy and Annabeth’s reunion. And Renya and Jason’s?The Greeks and the Romans would meet in this book. They don’t exactly have a history of getting along. How […]

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

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