Random Rantings: Reading Pace & Rating a Book

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 2014 has been an interesting year of reading for me.  I found out I was pregnant right after Christmas– had about 4 months of stress and a ridiculous amount of sickness!  Things settled down a bit, but then we decided to sell our house and attempt to move before the baby is born (which is in 7 weeks!).  If we can’t come to an agreement by the end of next week, we are taking it off the market.  With that said, my reading pace has been all over the place.  Over the last few months I’d been averaging *maybe* a book a week at most, which was unsettling considering I’m usually a 2 book a week kind of girl!

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REVIEW: Scoring Wilder by R.S. Grey


 Author:
 R.S. Grey 
 Series: N/A
 Publisher: self published
 Release Date: June 19, 2014
 Genre: Contemporary
 Source: Purchased
 
 Amazon  |  Goodreads  |  R.S. Grey

 SYNOPSIS: (According to my husband, who has NOT read the book —  see how well he listens to my bookish ramblings)

“Scoring Wilder”!?  More like “Wild Scoring”!  There are not many books I get jealous over the book boyfriend, but this happens to be one of them.  Read it now so Betty can stop drooling…

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REVIEW: Poison Princess by Kresley Cole


 Author:
 Kresley Cole 
 Series: The Arcana Chronicles #1
 Publisher: Simon & Schuster
 Release Date: October 2, 2012
 Genre: Fantasy
 Source: Publisher (BEA2014)
 
 Amazon  |  Goodreads  |  Kresley Cole

 SYNOPSIS: (According to my husband, who has NOT read the book —  see how well he listens to my bookish ramblings)

Kids with crazy powers and hot cajun boy play tarot cards.  Only this time it’s FOR REALZ!  The apocalypse happens and there is crazy carnage and bodies flying everywhere, especially hot cajun ones.  This book is HOT!

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Top Ten Tuesday: MY FAVORITE MOVIES

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I really didn’t have time to work on this post, but I couldn’t miss the opportunity to share some of my all time favorite movies…. considering I read YA, most of these probably won’t surprise you!  Have you seen them??  Do you love them??  :)
In no particular order…

I’m a sucker for romantic comedies.

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I’m also into adventure and action flicks.

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I’m addicted to Sylvester Stallone.

BIG TIME.

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ENCORE:

After googling some of these movies, I’ve realized that many of them have terrible ratings.

Perhaps I shouldn’t be so judgy when I see 3 stars on goodreads!
By the way, this movie is freaking hilarious, but has a low rating.
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Watch it.
LAUGH.  A LOT.