Blog Posts You May Have Missed
- Review: The Year of Shadows by Claire Legrand
- Top 10 Tuesday: Best Beginnings/Endings
- ReReadathon 2013 - The End
- August 2013 New Releases
- Cover Love #34
Bloggers mentioned: Christina from A Reader of Fictions, Gillian from Writer of Wrongs, and Ems from In Which Ems Reviews Books.
Books I Read This Week
- Not a Drop To Drink by Mindy McGinnis
- The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater
- White Space by Ilsa Bick (from the Egmont via Edelweiss)
- Mister Max and the Book of Lost Things by Cynthia Voight (from the RandomHouse via NetGalley)
- Cherry Money Baby by John Cusack (from the Candlewick via NetGalley)
- A SIGNED hardcover of The False Prince by Jennifer Nielsen (from my amazing blogger friend Ems of In Which Ems Reviews Books)
- The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater (from Scholastic!)
- Margot by Jillian Cantor (from the Penguin via Edelweiss)
- SIGNED hardcover of Born of Illusion by Teri Brown plus swag (from HarperCollins!)
- ARC of These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner
- Chapter sampler of United We Spy by Ally Carter (both from Disney Hyperion)
- There was another plagiarism keruffle, which you can read about here. However, it unfortunately ended with overzealous FictionPress writers attacking an innocent blogger. You can read her account here.
- This has to be the CRAZIEST Disney a capella I've ever heard. I have goosebumps! And there's a part two! HOLLA!
- Simon Cowell's going to be a daddy! ... with his close friend's wife? Awkward.
- Have you heard about Google Dashboard? Because it's crazy.
- A Pakistani TV show is giving away babies as prizes. Yep, babies.
- Marissa Meyer and USA Today released the cover for Cress!
- Just for fun, Aladdin trivia!
- Gallagher Girls has been optioned!! It's been optioned before and nothing's come of it, but still! I have hope!
- Book-inspired Ben & Jerry's? Yes, please.
- The Lizzie Bennet Diaries is spinning off into another retelling, and this time they're going with Emma! Hooray!
- And Madame du Pompadour may return to Doctor Who?!
- The Sherlock Season 3 teaser trailer finally leaked! AAAAAH!!
- Apparently, claiming my blog via Bloglovin' one time wasn't enough. They want me to do it again, which is as good a time as any to remind you guys that you CAN follow me via Bloglovin' now that GFC is marching the path of the dinosaurs.
That's it for my week! Thank you all for reading along and not laughing at that vlog. I hope you enjoyed it and had a lovely week.