Author Archives: Quinn

About Quinn

I'm a twenty-something children's librarian at a public library in Central New York. I've long left my teen years behind me, but I love to read YA and children's books. I have two adorable dogs. Ginger is a mix between a poodle and havanese, and Daphne is Bichon Frise. Other things I love: Favorite Movie: Singing in the Rain Favorite Book: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen Favorite TV Show: Monk

Review: Bitter Sweet Love by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Bitter Sweet Love (The Dark Elements #0.5) Author: Jennifer L. Amrentrout Publisher: Harlequin Teen Age Group: Teen Source: Amazon Good Reads  |  Amazon Rating: 3.75 out of 5 Summary from Amazon: In a sizzling prequel novella to her new series THE DARK ELEMENTS, #1 New … Continue reading

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What’s So Bad About Escapism?

Let’s Talk About Escapism We’re all readers here.  Well, I assume we’re all readers.  And we probably all have different favorite books, and different likes and dislikes when it comes to books.  We also probably have many different reasons on … Continue reading

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Top Ten Hilarious Book Titles

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly event hosted over at The Broke and the Bookish. Today, Top Ten Tuesday is a Rewind week, where we get to pick a past Top Ten Tuesday topic.  There are a lot of topics … Continue reading

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Express Lane Review: The Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan

Welcome to my Express Lane Reviews, where I review a book quickly – with 7 points or less – so you can get on your way! The Mark of Athena (The Heroes of Olympus #3) Author: Rick Riodan Publisher: Hyperion Age Group: Teen … Continue reading

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Book Haul #41

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly event hosted on Tynga’s Reviews.  The Sunday Post is a weekly event hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer.  Here we can share what new books we’ve picked up this past week as well … Continue reading

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Friend Me Friday: February Blues

*Friend Me Friday is a new feature I’m starting on my blog.  Every Friday I’m going to share something about myself.  These posts most likely won’t be book related.  The main reason I started blogging was because I wanted to … Continue reading

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Review: One Dance with a Duke by Tessa Dare

One Dance with a Duke (Stud Club #1) Author: Tessa Dare Publisher: Ballantine Age Group: Adult Source: Amazon Good Reads  |  Amazon Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Summary from Amazon: In One Dance with a Duke—the first novel in Tessa Dare’s delightful new trilogy—secrets and scandals tempt … Continue reading

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Review: Kiss of Frost by Jennifer Estep

Kiss of Frost (Mythos Academy #2) Author: Jennifer Estep Publisher: Kensington Books Age Group: Teen Source: Library Good Reads  |  Amazon Rating: 3.25 out of 5 Summary from Amazon: My name is Gwen Frost, and I go to Mythos Academy — a school of myths, … Continue reading

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Top Ten Reasons I Love Being a Reader

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly event hosted over at The Broke and the Bookish. For this week’s Top Ten Tuesday, we get to list reasons why we love being a reader and/or a blogger.  I LOVE this topic!  I’ve … Continue reading

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Review: Be with Me by J. Lynn

Be with Me (Wait for You #2) Author: J. Lynn Publisher: William Morrow Age Group: New Adult Source: Amazon Good Reads  |  Amazon Rating: 3 out of 5 Summary from Amazon: Teresa Hamilton is having a rough year—she’s in love with her big brother’s … Continue reading

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