Abbie’s Book Review: The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit (Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective #1) by Octavia Spencer

Posted March 13, 2016 by Newspaperdiva in Book Reviews / 6 Comments
Abbie’s Book Review: The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit (Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective #1) by Octavia Spencer

Title: Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective: The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit By: Octavia Spencer Publisher: Simon and Schuster for Young Readers Format: Hardcover Pages: 214 First Published: 2013 Source: Library Follow the Author: IMDb | Twitter | goodreads Meet Randi Rhodes, the world’s first ninja detective! Mystery abounds in this delightful new middle grade series […]

Waiting On Wednesday: Little Black Dresses, Little White Lies

Posted February 24, 2016 by Newspaperdiva in Waiting On Wednesday / 4 Comments
Waiting On Wednesday: Little Black Dresses, Little White Lies

“Waiting On Wednesday” is hosted by Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re eagerly awaiting. Little Black Dresses, Little White Lies by Laura Stampler Publication Date: July 19, 2016 From Goodreads:   Harper Anderson always believed she belonged somewhere more glamorous than her sleepy Northern California suburb. After all, how many water polo matches […]

Book Review: Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes

Posted February 24, 2016 by Newspaperdiva in Book Reviews / 2 Comments
Book Review: Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes

Title: Falling Kingdoms By: Morgan Rhodes Publisher: Razorbill Format: Paperback Pages: 448 First Published: 2012 Source: My Own Copy Follow the Author: Website | Tumblr | Twitter | goodreads In the three kingdoms of Mytica, magic has long been forgotten. And while hard-won peace has reigned for centuries, a deadly unrest now simmers below the […]

Stacking The Shelves (1)

Posted February 13, 2016 by Newspaperdiva in Stacking The Shelves / 11 Comments
Stacking The Shelves (1)

Stacking The Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews. “Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, […]

The 3rd Annual #LFBReadathon and Goals

Posted February 9, 2016 by Newspaperdiva in Reading Challenges / 0 Comments
The 3rd Annual #LFBReadathon and Goals

Rules: The Love for Books Readathon runs from Monday, February 8th at 12:01 am through Sunday, February 14th at 11:59 pm. Participants will receive a small giveaway at the end of the readathon. I can read anything you like! Follow along on Twitter and tweet my progress with the #LfBReadathon hashtag! Post my progress! Goals: […]

Waiting On Wednesday: The Gilded Cage

Posted February 3, 2016 by Newspaperdiva in Waiting On Wednesday / 4 Comments
Waiting On Wednesday: The Gilded Cage

“Waiting On Wednesday” is hosted by Breaking the Spine, spotlighting upcoming releases that we’re eagerly awaiting. The Gilded Cage by Lucinda Gray Publication Date: Aug 22, 2016 From Goodreads:   After growing up on a farm in Virginia, Walthingham Hall in England seems like another world to sixteen-year-old Katherine Randolph. Her new life, filled with […]

Teaser Tuesday (1)

Posted February 2, 2016 by Newspaperdiva in Teaser Tuesday / 4 Comments
Teaser Tuesday (1)

“Teaser Tuesday” is hosted by Miz B of A Daily Rhythm. Rules from Miz B: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin […]

Top Ten Historical Settings I Love

Posted February 2, 2016 by Newspaperdiva in Top Ten Tuesday / 7 Comments
Top Ten Historical Settings I Love

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the Broke and the Bookish. This week’s prompt: Top Ten Historical Settings You Love / Top Ten Historical Settings I’d Love To See or Top Ten Futuristic Books You Love/Ten Futuristic Societies I’d Love To Read in Books! WWII: I absolutely have to read just about any book that […]