Month: April 2009

Just So You Know: Music Related

Posted April 13, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

I just wanted to leave a quick post here in case some of you don’t see it. I just updated the Bridge the Gap blog (all things non-american for those that don’t know) There is a link on the right hand side, but here is a direct link: It has to do with the […]

Dreaming of Being an Author

Posted April 13, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 21 Comments

Yes, you get three posts in one day from me. Either see it as me being very bored or a my Easter gift to you! LOL Anyway, I wanted to talk about writing and publishing books. I love to write, though recently I’ve been able to get more into it and not stop in the […]

(Review) Christian the Lion + Youtube Video

Posted April 12, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 7 Comments

Christian the Lion by Anthony Bourke and John Rendall Review by: Lauren Also for: Christian the Lion became a hit on Youtube recently, but he was really owned by the authors in the late 60’s, early 70’s. They found the small cub at Harrod’s in England and took him home with them, but as […]

Guest Blog: Gayle Forman Wishes on a Star

Posted April 10, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Wish Upon a Shooting Starby: Gayle Forman, author of If I Stay In honor of Adam’s band’s name, Shooting Star, and Lauren’s blog Shooting Stars, Lauren asked me to wish on a shooting star with five wishes for the five points of a star. The thing is, I’m Jewish, and my people do the six-pointed […]

(Review) If I Stay by Gayle Forman + My Song Pick!

Posted April 9, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 10 Comments

If I Stay by Gayle FormanReview by: Lauren out the site for an amazing If I Stay trailer!Amazon Summary: In a single moment, everything changes. Seventeen year- old Mia has no memory of the accident; she can only recall riding along the snow-wet Oregon road with her family. Then, in a blink, she finds herself […]

How Cool! I’m in Sadie Magazine!

Posted April 8, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 9 Comments

That’s right! My review for the book Misfits and Other Heroes by Suzanne Burns is on the website Sadie Magazine. I’m so excited and I hope you all will go and read the review right now. I’d love to know what you think. The review is probably the longest I’ve ever written, for a book […]

(Review) Cold Hands, Warm Heart by Jill Wolfson

Posted April 7, 2009 by shooting in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

Cold Hands, Warm Heart by Jill Wolfson Review by: Lauren Summary: Dani was born with her heart on the wrong side of her body. In her fifteen years of life, she’s had more doctor’s appointments, X-rays, and tests, and eaten more green hospital Jell-O than she cares to think about. Fourteen-year-old Amanda is a competitive […]