Author: Tammy

In My Mailbox #3

In My Mailbox #3
Posted March 18, 2012 by Tammy in In My Mailbox / 6 Comments

In My Mailbox is hosted by The Story Siren, as a way to share recently purchased/won/or borrowed books.  I really hadn’t planned on participating this week, but I did happen to receive a huge box of books from Amazon a few days ago ♥.  Most of them are YA reads that I wanted to add […]

CINDER by Marissa Meyer – Review

CINDER by Marissa Meyer – Review
Posted March 16, 2012 by Tammy in Reviews / 9 Comments

She has grease stains on her face instead of ashes. She’s looking for the mechanical foot that fits her best.  And she drives to the ball in a beat-up gasoline car instead of a magical pumpkin. Welcome to Marissa Meyer’s inventive re-imagining of Cinderella, the first of four books in the Lunar Chronicles. I finally […]

Read Me! ARCADIA by Lauren Groff

Read Me! ARCADIA by Lauren Groff
Posted March 12, 2012 by Tammy in Just Released / 0 Comments

Lauren Groff wrote a book called The Monsters of Templeton a few years ago, and I’ve been waiting for this follow-up since I finished the final page of Monsters.  Arcadia unfolds during the late 1960’s and is a coming-of-age story about a boy who grows up on a commune.  It looks like a fun read, […]

In My Mailbox #2

In My Mailbox #2
Posted March 11, 2012 by Tammy in In My Mailbox / 3 Comments

In My Mailbox is a weekly event hosted by The Story Siren, and it is a great way to share the books you’ve recently received with other book bloggers. I was very excited to find this book in my mailbox a couple of days ago: Starters by Lissa Price. Received an ARC from the publisher. […]

AN UNTIMELY LOVE by Tendai Huchu – Review

AN UNTIMELY LOVE by Tendai Huchu – Review
Posted March 5, 2012 by Tammy in Reviews / 0 Comments

This well-written second book from native Zimbabwean Tendai Huchu has an intriguing concept:  what happens when two suicide bombers who are about to fulfill their duty suddenly fall in love?  When the story begins, narrator Khalid and three other recruits are poised to exact a deadly strike on the London Underground by strapping on bomb […]

March Madness!

March Madness!
Posted March 4, 2012 by Tammy in Book Event / 1 Comment

OK, February was tough on Books, Bones & Buffy.  I had a lot of commitments in other parts of my life, so I didn’t get to spend enough time on the blog. However, March is going to be exciting!  There will be more reviews and some new things I’ve never tried here, including GIVEAWAYS! That’s […]

In the Comic Con Waiting Room

In the Comic Con Waiting Room
Posted March 3, 2012 by Tammy in Ruminations / 4 Comments

Well, here I am.  In the Comic Con waiting room.  This is the virtual room where tens of thousands of people “wait” to get into the online Comic Con registration area. Tickets went on sale at 8:00 a.m., and it took me half an hour just to get into the waiting room.  When the page […]