Month: August 2014

Tackle Your TBR Read-A-Thon

This is our post announcing our intention to participate (and excel) in the Tackle Your TBR Read-A-Thon hosted by Tressa at Wishful Endings!!!  I’m unbelievably excited about this for two significant reasons: 1.  I love reading challenges and tend to be seriously productive. 2.  I haven’t read a single book in a little over 3 weeks.  The only contact I’ve even had with a book in that time frame was when I picked up my nook to move it it… Read more »

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3rd Annual September is for Sequels Challenge

Today’s post is officially announcing our participation in the 3rd annual September is for Sequels challenge, hosted by Lisa Loves Literature (this will be our first time participating).  It runs for the entire month of September and may be the cure for our self-diagnosed Apathy Towards Reading Syndrome (ATRS if you want to abbreviate). You only have to read a minimum of 4 sequels, between September 1 and September 30, to participate.  That works out to 1 book/week.  This should be… Read more »

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Books I Really Want to Read But Don’t Own Yet

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday blogging challenge from The Broke and the Bookish is a surprisingly tough one.  It really forced me to think about the books that I don’t own and that I do actually want to read.  I’ve read so much lately that sometimes I forget there are still hundreds of books out there that I want to read.  So here’s what I haven’t indulged in buying…yet. Top 10 Book I Really Want to Read But Don’t Own… Read more »

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Guest Review:  Zac and Mia by A.J. Betts

Guest Review: Zac and Mia by A.J. Betts

Zac and Mia by A.J. Betts Published by Text Publishing on July 24th 2013 Goodreads “When I was little I believed in Jesus and Santa, spontaneous combustion, and the Loch Ness monster. Now I believe in science, statistics, and antibiotics.” So says seventeen-year-old Zac Meier during a long, grueling leukemia treatment in Perth, Australia. A loud blast of Lady Gaga alerts him to the presence of Mia, the angry, not-at-all-stoic cancer patient in the room next door. Once released, the… Read more »

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Books People Have Been Telling Me I MUST Read

We’re baaaaack!  It’s about time we get back into our book blogging ways here at Reviews in a Pinch.  This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, as always.  My guess is this was an easy list for the majority of book bloggers to make.  Who doesn’t like to recommend books?!  I don’t about anybody else, but it seems like when people find out I have a book review blog the first thing they say… Read more »

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