Monthly Archives: February 2014

WWW Wednesdays #12

Rain City Reads   February 26, 2014   Comments Off on WWW Wednesdays #12

It’s time for this week’s WWW Wednesdays, hosted by Should Be Reading blog (head over and check them out!). This link up asks three questions What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll be reading next?  Here are my WWW answers! What am I currently reading? I didn’t really mean to start… Read more »

Top Ten Tuesday REWIND! – Books I Just HAD to Buy… But Are Still Sitting On My Bookshelf

Rain City Reads   February 25, 2014   Comments Off on Top Ten Tuesday REWIND! – Books I Just HAD to Buy… But Are Still Sitting On My Bookshelf

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday on The Broke and the Bookish is a REWIND – so I get to pick my own topic from any I’ve missed! Oh, goody! It was tough to pick, but I finally settled on: Books I Just HAD To Buy… But Are Still Sitting On My Bookshelf. Oh, this is an easy one! 1. More… Read more »

BOOK REVIEW | OUTPOST – ANN AGUIRRE

  Deuce’s whole world has changed. Down below, she was considered an adult. Now, topside in a town called Salvation, she’s a brat in need of training in the eyes of the townsfolk. She doesn’t fit in with the other girls: Deuce only knows how to fight. To make matters worse, her Hunter partner, Fade, keeps Deuce at a distance. Her… Read more »

WORST. PERSON. EVER. – Douglas Coupland

Rain City Reads   February 20, 2014   Comments Off on WORST. PERSON. EVER. – Douglas Coupland

A razor-sharp portrait of a morally bankrupt and gleefully wicked modern man, Worst. Person. Ever. is Douglas Coupland’s gloriously filthy, side-splittingly funny and unforgettable new novel. Meet Raymond Gunt. A decent chap who tries to do the right thing. Or, to put it another way, the worst person ever: a foul-mouthed, misanthropic cameraman, trailing creditors, ex-wives and unhappy homeless people… Read more »

WWW Wednesdays #11

Rain City Reads   February 19, 2014   Comments Off on WWW Wednesdays #11

It’s time for this week’s WWW Wednesdays, hosted by Should Be Reading blog (head over and check them out!). This link up asks three questions What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll be reading next?  Here are my WWW answers! What am I currently reading? I’ve been hearing about this book… Read more »

Top Ten Tuesday: Reasons I Love Being A Blogger/Reader

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday on The Broke and the Bookish is “Top Ten Reasons I Love Being A Blogger/Reader.” Here goes! Reasons I Love Being A Blogger: First and foremost, obviously, is you guys. If you’re reading this, then I’m talking to you. Since finishing university and starting a job at a small organization, I’ve become a bit socially… Read more »

WILL GRAYSON, WILL GRAYSON – John Green & David Levithan

will grayson, meet will grayson One cold night, in a most unlikely corner of Chicago, two strangers cross paths. Two teens with the same name, running in two very different circles, suddenly find their lives going in new and unexpected directions, culminating in heroic turns-of-heart and the most epic musical ever to grace the high school stage. – Goodreads description… Read more »

REALITY BOY – A. S. King

Rain City Reads   February 13, 2014   Comments Off on REALITY BOY – A. S. King

Gerald Faust knows exactly when he started feeling angry: the day his mother invited a reality television crew into his five-year-old life. Twelve years later, he’s still haunted by his rage-filled youth—which the entire world got to watch from every imaginable angle—and his anger issues have resulted in violent outbursts, zero friends, and clueless adults dumping him in the special… Read more »