The time I succumbed to peer pressure

The time I succumbed to peer pressure

When John Green’s The Fault in Our Stars came out, it was everywhere.  I got an email from Barnes and Noble apologizing to me for sending it out early [when I didn’t even pre-order it].  I had called a bookstore about a different signing and ended up talking to […]

January 29, 2012 | Bookish Mail | 0 Comments

The time I went by myself

The time I went by myself

I have no witty story about how I got my hands on my copy of Fracture. After seeing that Megan Miranda was going to be doing a signing at a Barnes and Noble in Huntington Beach, I ordered the book online and waited for the event date to come […]

January 25, 2012 | Signings | 0 Comments

The time Barnes and Noble told me no

The time Barnes and Noble told me no

I’ve been a fan of Tami Hoag since the late 90s.  The first book of hers I read was A Thin Dark Line and she had me hooked before I was even halfway through.  I’ve been reading her books ever since.  After getting on this kick of book signings, […]

January 16, 2012 | Bookish Mail | 0 Comments

The time I didn’t identify myself

The time I didn’t identify myself

As soon as I read Shatter Me, I knew I wanted to meet Tahereh Mafi.  Maybe even before that.  There was a lot of talk on the internet from the people who had ARC’s [Swoontini ladies, I’m looking right at you] and I was already sold on the synopsis […]

January 14, 2012 | Signings | 1 Comment

The time I wanted to send flowers

The time I wanted to send flowers

As I’ve gotten ridiculously obsessed with autographed books, whenever I am going to finally order/buy a book that has been on my TBR list, I always try to hunt down an autographed copy.  Since I’m going to try to find the author and get things signed eventually, it’s easier […]

January 13, 2012 | Bookish Mail | 0 Comments

The time Mysterious Galaxy had a sale

The time Mysterious Galaxy had a sale

At some point in the last couple of weeks, I went into Mysterious Galaxy and got an invitation to the big New Years Day sale… I stopped myself from buying anything until after we went to the sale.  Armed with a list, I was at the Starbucks next door at 9:15 […]

January 1, 2012 | Bookish Mail | 0 Comments