I read pretty much any chance I get. I mostly read YA books but some adult ones as well. To me all books are precious gems and are meant to be treasured.

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Monday's News:

September 5th-11th

This is a new monday meme to inform people on upcoming book, movie, and dvd releases along with upcoming blog information. Hope you enjoy it.


Books Available Now:

~ Hades by Alexandra Adornetto
Release Date: Aug. 30, 2011

~ The Sookie Stackhouse Companion
by Charlaine Harris
Release Date: Aug. 30, 2011

~ Dust & Decay by Jonathan Maberry
Release Date: Aug. 30, 2011

~ Twisted (Intertwined #3)
by Gena Showalter
Release Date: Aug. 30, 2011

Upcoming releases for this week.

~ The End of Days (Fallen #3)
by Thomas E. Sniegoski
Release Date: Sept. 6, 2011

~ The Hidden ( Hollow trilogy #3)
by Jessica Verday
Release Date: Sept. 6, 2011

~ Shut Out by Kody Keplinger
Release Date: Sept. 5, 2011

~ Blueprints for Building Better Girls
by Elissa Schappell
Release Date: Sept. 6, 2011

~ Ashes by Ilsa J. Bick
Release Date: Sept. 6, 2011

~ All These Things I've Done
by Gabrielle Zevin
Release Date: Sept. 6, 2011

~ Sweet Venom by Tera Lynn Childs
Release Date: Sept. 6, 2011

~ Between Shades of Gray
by Ruta Sepetys
Release Date: Sept. 7, 2011

~ Witch Eyes by Scott Tracey
Release Date: Sept. 8, 2011

New In Paperback:

Sept. 5, 2011

~ Reckless by Cornelia Funke
~ Monster High ( Book 1) by Lisi Harrison

Sept. 6, 2011

~ Port Mortuary (Adult) by Patricia Cornwell
~ Envy (Fallen Angels #3) (Adult) by J. R. Ward
~ Firelight by Sophie Jordon
~ The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff
~ Extraordinary by Nancy Werlin
~ Mostly Good Girls by Leila Sales
~ Sapphique by Catherine Fisher
~ Tyger Tyger by Kersten Hamilton

*All release dates are from Barnes and Noble.com. The release dates are subject to change depending on where the book is bought.*

Here are a few bargain buys from Barnes & Noble!!!!

For Only $3.58:

~ Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Darkside
by Beth Fantaskey (PB)
~ The Princess & the Bear
by Mette Ivie Harrison (PB)
~ Remember Me by Christopher Pike (PB)
~ Wake by Lisa McMann (PB)
~Fade by Lisa McMann (PB)
~ The Awakening
~The Guidance
by Marley Gibson (PB)
~ Beastly by Alex Flinn (PB)
~ Envy (Luxe Series #3)
by Anna Godbersen (PB)
~ Peter & the Starcatchers
by Dave Barry (PB)
~ Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer (PB)
~ Thirst No. 2 by Christopher Pike (PB)
~ Fragile Eternity (Wicked Lovely #3)
by Melissa Marr (PB)
~ Perfect (Little Liars #3)
by Sara Shepard (PB)
~ Secret Circle Series (1-2)
by L. J. Smith (PB)

For Only $ 4. 48:

~ Blue Blood (Blue Blood Series #1)
by Melissa de la Cruz (PB)
~ Gone (Wake #3) by Lisa McMann (PB)
~ Thirst No. 3: The Eternal Dawn
by Christopher Pike (PB)
~ Fallen #1
~ Fallen #2
by Thomas Sniegoski (PB)
 ~ The Faerie Path by Frewin Jones (PB)
~ Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick (PB)

* These bargins are found at Barnesandnoble.com and are subject to change anytime by their company. I only post on the ones I see at the beginning of the week. I do not know how long they are good for. *

Release Date: Sept. 9, 2011
Studio: Warner Brothers
Director: Steven Soderbergh
Genre: Thriller
Rating: PG-13
Short Description: One contact. One instant and a lethal virus is transmitted.

Release Date: Sept. 9, 2011
Studio: Lionsgate
Director: Gavin O'Connor
Genre: Action/ Drama
Rating: PG-13
Short Description: Two estranged brothers face the fight of a lifetime.

* All movie information was obtained from http://www.comingsoon.net/. Release dates are subject to change based on the area. To check and see when and where these will be released check your local listings*

This Weeks DvD Releases:

 Sept. 6, 2011

~ Fringe (The Complete Third Season)  Blu-Ray/ Dvd
~ The Office (Season Seven) Blu-Ray/ Dvd
~ Hanna  Blu-Ray/Dvd
~ Scarface (Limited Ed.) Blu-Ray
~ Two-Half Men (8th Season) Dvd
~ Everything Must Go  Dvd

Sept. 9 2011

~ X-men: First Class  Blu-Ray/Dvd

* Dvd release dates obtained from http://www.comingsoon.net/ . Release dates could change based on area and state. *

On the Blog this week!!!


~ Waterfall by Lisa T. Bergren
Continuing to read for my read-a-long

~ Cold Kiss by Amy Garvey
I hope to finish this book this week.

Upcoming Posts to Look For:

~ Tuesday: Review of Zombies Don't Cry by Rusty Fischer
~ Wednesday: Waterfall Wednesdays: Discussion # 2
~ Thursday: Review of Breathe by Abbi Glines
~ Friday: Interview with Abbi Glines & TGIF
~ Saturday: Savory Saturday is back with Rachel Ray Month
~ Sunday: My IMM for the week.

Sept. 11, 2011


I want to wish my friend Dee a very special Happy Birthday. Hope you have a wonderful day girl filled with awesome presents and a ton of fun. Sorry I can't spend it with you in Florida. My thoughts are with you though girl !! Love ya !

We will always remember what happened on 9/11. I just want to say that my thoughts and prayers are with everyone on this day as we remember. My heart goes out to the victims and their families on this day because I know it is difficult to remember. Just know that you are always in my heart and in my prayers.

I would also like to say that we will always remember what happened on 9/11. My thoughts and prayers are with everyone as we remember this day. My thoughts and prayers are especially with the victims and families of the victims as we remember those we have lost.


  1. What a great update post! There are a lot of exciting books and flicks coming out! :)

  2. Wow- that was a mega-post!! I cant wait to see that new Matt Damon **swoon** movie, although I may not be swooning over him in this movie..:)

    I cant wait to read ashes either!!!

  3. Thanks for all this info Laura! So many good books coming out this week, I can't wait! I'm looking forward to your thoughts on Cold Kiss as well, I'm really looking forward to reading that one:)

  4. this is such an awesome post i'm sure this took you forever to put together, but completly awesome!!