Monthly Archives: May 2009

Booking Through Thursday – Inaugural Post

A dear friend of mine suggested that I start getting involved in this type of thing to bring more traffic to my blog. I have no idea how many people actually read this, but I figure I could use more visitors. As my biggest passion is reading (I know it doesn’t really seem like it…

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OMG, OMG, OMG, OMG, OMG….

New Moon is going to be one HOT movie… Nuff said. For more gorgeous pics, check out at Twifan! All content on this blog is protected under US copyright by Michelle Shannon. All content is original and cannot be copied without permission. Copyright That’s What She Read 2009-2013 I have an affiliate relationship with several…

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REVIEW – Dr. Zhivago by Boris Pasternak

Title: Doctor Zhivago Author: Boris PasternakNo. of Pages: 558First Released: 1958Synopsis (Courtesy of Edmund Wilson of The New Yorker, 1958): “…one of the very great books of our time…. The incidents succeed one another with so much invention and vivacity, with such range of characterization and description, each submerges us so completely in the atmosphere…

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REVIEW – When You Lie About Your Age, The Terrorists Win by Carol Leifer

Title: When You Lie About Your Age, The Terrorists Win Author: Carol LeiferNo. of Pages: 186First Released: 2009Synopsis: Stand-up comic and comedy writer Carol Leifer faced a critical dilemma and had only two options: either continue sharing her greatest childhood memory (seeing the Beatles at Shea Stadium in 1966) or lie about her age. But…

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Two-Word Thursday

You’re welcome! All content on this blog is protected under US copyright by Michelle Shannon. All content is original and cannot be copied without permission. Copyright That’s What She Read 2009-2013 I have an affiliate relationship with several bookstores, including Powell’s Books and IndieBound. All affiliate income is used to support the blog.

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REVIEW: Annie’s Ghosts: A Journey Into a Family Secret by Steve Luxenberg

Title: Annie’s Ghosts: A Journey Into a Family SecretAuthor: Steve LuxenbergNo. of Pages: 2009First Published: 386 pagesSynopsis (Courtesy of FSB Associates): “Washington Post associate editor Steve Luxenberg is a master of investigative journalism. The editor of two Pulitzer Prize-winning series, Luxenberg has now written his most compelling story: his exploration of his late mother’s secret….

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Can someone explain it to me?

So I’ve been on Twitter for a few months now, and I have to confess that I just don’t get it. I don’t. Don’t get me wrong. I see value in almost every social networking site. I wrote my Masters’ thesis about them. And I love Facebook. I love seeing pictures and seeing what’s new…

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Happy Birthday, Rob!!

In honor of his 23rd birthday, MTV has a list of the top 23 reasons to love RPattz. My faves: #20, 17, 11, 7, 6, 2 and 1. Which ones are yours? All content on this blog is protected under US copyright by Michelle Shannon. All content is original and cannot be copied without permission….

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Meme-type thing

I was tagged by my e-friend and fellow book club member, Deb at Pardon My French, to answer these random questions. I’m always game for this type of thing, so here they are! 1. What are your current obsessions? Other than blogging? School, all things Twilight related (of course), cooking, and reading. 2. Which item…

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Don’t Touch That Dial…Again

Yes, I was playing with the format again. I’m happy with it now. The pink was a bit too much and was driving me nuts. I can’t imagine what my readers thought. Now for an update – I received my first ARC ever!! Woohoo! Thank you Book Blogs and FBS Associates. As soon as I…

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