Tag: bittersweet

Stacking the Shelves: Week 5

Posted March 1, 2014 by Brin in Memes, Stacking The Shelves / 14 Comments
Stacking the Shelves: Week 5

Stacking The Shelves – a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews Here are the rules: 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, gifts and of course ebooks! Participants are to create their own […]

Joy of Reading in the Winter

Posted February 11, 2014 by Brin in Discussion Posts / 2 Comments
Joy of Reading in the Winter

Well it was snowing here today. I hate the snow (even though it does look pretty). Still,  I do feel that winter is the perfect time to catch up on reading. Nothing I like better than curling up with a cup of coffee (or tea depending on my mood) with a great book. It is the perfect time of year to get snuggled up in a warm blanket and really […]

Bittersweet by Sarah Ockler

Posted August 7, 2013 by Brin in Reviews / 0 Comments
Bittersweet by Sarah Ockler

Bittersweet is the first Sarah Ockler book I have read and I really enjoyed it, though it was to me equal parts sweet and bitter (just like the title suggests!). Bittersweet is the story of a girl called Hudson Avery, dubbed the ‘Cupcake Queen’ of her town Watonka. Hudson had the chance to be a champion ice skater several years ago but she deliberately blew the competition after learning just […]