Tagged with Rick Riordan

Wrap-Up: May

Wrap-Up: May

Novels: 6 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Non-fiction: 0 Total: 6 Total: 2 340 pages Completed series: 1 Started series: 1 3 Favourite Covers: Release The Dark Prophecy Always and Forever, Lara Jean 3 Favourite Books: Release The Dark Prophecy Always and Forever, Lara Jean 3 Favourite Characters : Adam (Release) Apollo (The Dark Prophecy) … Continue reading

Wrap-Up: January

Wrap-Up: January

Novels: 8 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 1 Non-fiction: 1 Total: 10 Total: 3 855 pages Completed series/trilogies/duologies: 2 Started series/trilogies/duologies:  1

Reading Update: April-June

Reading Update: April-June

April: Novels: 2 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Total: 2 Total: 951 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 1 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 0 May: Novels: 3 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Total: 3 Total: 1 181 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 0 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 1 June: Novels: 2 Novellas/short stories: 0 Graphic novels: 0 Total: 2 Total: 737 pages … Continue reading

Book Haul: Time to Catch Up

Book Haul: Time to Catch Up

Three months since my last haul, and four new and shiny books to show. :) Stand-Off by Andrew Smith. I got this little darling sometime at the beginning of September, I believe, and of course read it straight away (oh how I’ve been waiting!). In my opinion this one isn’t as good as Winger, but though I was disappointed … Continue reading

Reading Update: November

Reading Update: November

Ugh, why is school so time and energy consuming….. Novels: 4 Novellas/short stories: 0  Graphic novels: 0 Total: 4 Total: 2 018 pages Finished series/trilogies/duologies: 1 Started series/trilogies/duologies: 1  3 Favourite Covers: The Rest of Us Just Live Here The Sword of Summer Winter Oh what the hell… Witches Abroad 3 Favourite Books: Winter The … Continue reading

Book Haul: February

Book Haul: February

I’m a little bit late, I know (sorry about that), but here you have all the books that I got in February :) First of all, my lovely friends gave me Percy Jackson’s Greek Gods by Rick Riordan, as a belated christmas gift. :D If you saw my February wrap-up, you know that I read it … Continue reading

Reading Update: February

Reading Update: February

Novels: 10 Novellas/short stories: 0  Graphic Novels: 1 Total: 11 Total: 3968 pages Finished Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 2 Started Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 2 Completed Challenges: 8  A memoir – Yes Please Not sure I’ve ever read a memoir before, and I don’t think it’ll become a regularity, but still glad I tried. :) A book with more than 500 pages – The Fellowship … Continue reading

Reading Update: October

Reading Update: October

Oh dear. I have read a LOT of great books this month… Novels: 11 Novellas/short stories: 0 Total: 3782 pages Finished Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 2 Started Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 0 3 Favourite Covers: I’ll Give You the Sun Blue Lily, Lily Blue The Blood of Olympus 3 Favourite Books (You do realise this is impossible, right?): To Kill a … Continue reading

HoO in the Nude

HoO in the Nude

This morning, I woke up to the pretty random, though not unreasonable, request to see The Heroes of Olympus without their dust jackets.

Reading Update: July

Reading Update: July

Novels: 9 Novellas/short stories: 0 Total: 3002 pages Finished Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 0 Started Series/Trilogies/Duologies: 5 3 Favourite Covers: The Assassin’s Curse The Red Pyramid The 5th Wave 3 Favourite Books: Sinner The Red Pyramid Howl’s Moving Castle 3 Favourite Characters: Calcifer (Howl’s Moving Castle) Howl (Howl’s Moving Castle) Cole St.Clair (Sinner) 3 Favourite Relationships (Romantic or not): Cole … Continue reading

Christmas Book Haul!

Christmas Book Haul!

Hello there people :) First, I just want to say that I hope you’ve had a great christmas with lots of bookish gifts, food and family quality time. :) I know I have. :) But now, let’s get to the books. ;) Some of them I got for christmas, but there are also a few … Continue reading

Review: The House of Hades

Review: The House of Hades

Will contain SPOILERS if you haven’t read PJO, or the previous books in HoO. You have been warned… Title: The House of Hades Author: Rick Riordan Published: October 8th 2013 Length: 583 pages (Hardcover) Series: The Heroes of Olympus #4

Reading Update: October

Reading Update: October

Hi :) Here we are again. :) October is over, and I must say, it has been a really good reading month for me. I’ve had the pleasure to read some truly extraordinary books, and it’s going to be a real pain in the ass to pick out my favourites this time. definitely not complaining, … Continue reading

Book Haul!

Book Haul!

Hi guys :) As you probably know, a few highly anticipated books have been released recently. I’ve been waiting and wanting like crazy,  so naturally, I had to go and buy me some new books ;). I haven’t read any of them yet (though I’ve started with one), but I’m really, really, REALLY excited to … Continue reading

Birthday Haul!

Birthday Haul!

Hi :) I guess this is a bit later than I had planned, but better late than never, right? :) About two weeks ago I turned 17, and now I thought I would show you some of the goodies I got (SPOILER ALERT: *whispers* most of them are books). Are You Ready? Are You? You … Continue reading

Reading Update: August

Reading Update: August

Hi :D This has truly been a wonderful month for me, and I’ve read so many awesome books! I admit I slacked off a bit the last two weeks, but the first half of the month went really well :D. I should prepare you that there will be periods from now on, where my presence … Continue reading

Review: The Mark of Athena

Review: The Mark of Athena

This review will contain SPOILERS if you haven’t finished Percy Jackson and the Olympians, or read the previous books in the series. Title: The Mark of Athena Author: Rick Riordan Published: October 2nd 2012 Length: 574 pages (Hardcover) Series: The Heroes of Olympus #3

Review: The Son of Neptune

Review: The Son of Neptune

Will contain SPOILERS (like, major spoilers) if you haven’t finished Percy Jackson and the Olympians, or read The Lost Hero. Title: The Son of Neptune Author: Rick Riordan Published: October 4th 2011 Length: 513 pages (Hardcover) Series: The Heroes of Olympus #2

Review: The Lost Hero

Review: The Lost Hero

Title: The Lost Hero Author: Rick Riordan Published: October 12th 2010 Length: 557 pages (Hardcover) Series: The Heroes of Olympus #1 Synopsis from Goodreads: Jason has a problem. He doesn’t remember anything before waking up in a bus full of kids on a field trip. Apparently he has a girlfriend named Piper and a best … Continue reading