Month: February 2009

Wish-List Wednesday: Twilight Edition

Posted February 25, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 3 Comments

Twilight: Director’s Notebook By: Catherine Hardwicke In this intimate book, readers will follow visionary director Catherine Hardwicke through the creative process that went into transforming Stephenie Meyer’s breathtaking novel into box office gold. Designed to replicate the director’s own personal notebook that she kept on set, readers will discover the inside secrets on wardrobe, storyboard […]

Graphic Classics: Oscar Wilde Review

Posted February 23, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Graphic Classics: Oscar Wilde Review by: Lauren Reviewed for In the sixteenth volume of Graphic Classics, we are given some famous works of Oscar Wilde in a comic format. Starting with The Picture of Dorian Gray, they take a classic novel and break it down to its basic parts. While some of it might […]

Across the Pond Review + Q&A

Posted February 23, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 1 Comment

Across the Pond by Storyheart Review by: Lauren Across the Pond brings us the story of Englander Fred who goes on vacation to the United States, where he stays with a family friend. This family has a daugther, Brit, who becomes quite attached to Fred, and vice versa. However, when Fred learns something about Brit’s […]

Review: Romantic Times (Mar. 09)

Posted February 20, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

Romantic TimesMarch 2009 IssueOut: NowReview by: Lauren First off, I should apologize for the lack of a picture, but I couldn’t find a general one and all the photos I saw of the actual magazine were from past issues. There was a basic interview with author Charles De Lint. I didn’t know anything about the […]

Waiting on Wednesday: Can’t Wait for April!

Posted February 18, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 17 Comments

Distant Waves: A Novel of the Titanic By: Suzanne Weyn Science, spiritualism, history, and romance intertwine in Suzanne Weyn’s newest novel. Four sisters and their mother make their way from a spiritualist town in New York to London, becoming acquainted with journalist W. T. Stead, scientist Nikola Tesla, and industrialist John Jacob Astor. When they […]

The Read Carpet: My Segment!

Posted February 18, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 0 Comments By now, a lot of you might have already heard about The Read Carpet Podcast started by the lovely Adele from Persnickety Snark, but I have to spread the word…and not just because I’m a part of the second group of contributors. That’s right, if you want to know what how I sound, you […]

Fade by Lisa McMann (FAN GUSHING!)

Posted February 18, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 3 Comments

Fade by Lisa McMannReview by LaurenJanie, Cabel, and the Captain are back solving crimes in this sequel to the bestseller Wake. Cabel is used to going undercover to seek out the truth, but with Janie on board with her skill of jumping into people’s dreams, he’s not so sure how he feels about any of […]

Danielle Joseph WINNERS + Next Month?

Posted February 16, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

The winners of the Danielle Jospeh “small, purple items” prize packs are: Word FreakandSteph Su I emailed you both, so please get in touch ASAP. Now, I know I was supposed to say what was IN them already, but I wanted to add some more items….however, this is what they contain: -Purple lip gloss-Mascara in […]