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Can't wait for the LA institute!!

[Cassandra Clare] -- "Shadowhunter Emma Carstairs and her parabatai Julian Blackthorn race to stop a demonic plot that threatens Los Angeles"--

A new review is up on the blog! What did Melissa Robles think of Scarlet? You'll have to click to find out! <3

Scarlet by Marissa Meyer Book Review

Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles, By Marissa Meyer The second book in the Lunar Chronicles takes on the story of Red Riding Hood in a fun way (without forgetting about Cinder!

Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass Series #3) (Sept 2)

Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass Series #3)

Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Royal assassin Celaena must travel to a new land to confront a truth about her heritage, while brutal and monstrous forces are gathering on the horizon, intent on enslaving her world.

This is my choice for a book transformed to film. I actually didn't want to read it because of the hype. I find that most books that everyone loves, I dislike.  This novel however was a lovely exception. My cranky old heart was broken and healed simultaneously.  Neat trick on this curmudgeonly  old nurse.

The Fault In Our Stars

The Fault In Our Stars Book by John Green, read this summer and saw the movie right afterwards 2014

The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer

The Lunar Chronicles . Absolutely one of my favorites ! It's a clash of Disney princesses, Indiana Jones and Star Wars! Must read Marissa Meyer


Shadowhunters Character Quiz

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones Character Quiz Rational or emotional? Introverted or extroverted? Take the test to find out which character is most like you. See The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones in cinemas now. Watch the trailer here.


OK so I haven't read The Selection but what I've inferred is there are 35 girls selected to be the wife of some prince? Being the guy I am I'm picturing Hunger Games with teenage girls fighting with heels and purses flying everywhere.