Category: Books

Book Review: Dead in the Family

Posted February 1, 2012 by @Angelized_1st in Books / 0 Comments
Book Review: Dead in the Family

Just finished Dead in the Family by Charlaine Harris. This is book 10 in the Southern Vampire Mystery series that the HBO show True Blood is based. Sookie Stackhouse and Eric Northman are still going strong, but the fallout of the Two Natured “coming out” threatens their bliss. After the events of the previous novel, the […]

Book Review: Hush

Posted January 28, 2012 by @Angelized_1st in Books / 0 Comments
Book Review: Hush

Hush by Anne Frasier is about a serial killer nicknamed, the Madonna Murder, who kills unwed mothers and their infants. After making his kills, he leaves a snow globe playing the lullaby “Hush Little Baby.” Ivy Dunlap, the victim that got away, joins the police investigation to help  bring her baby’s killer to justice. This is author […]

Book Review: Rosemary’s Baby

Posted January 23, 2012 by @Angelized_1st in Books / 0 Comments
Book Review: Rosemary’s Baby

So I just finished Ira Levin’s Rosemary’s Baby. I have always loved the movie, but have never read the book. Until now. Originally I was going to read the novel, and then watch the film, but they are just the same. Of course there were some minor differences between the two, but they’re so minor […]

“Tannis anyone?”

Posted January 19, 2012 by @Angelized_1st in Books / 0 Comments
“Tannis anyone?”

So yesterday I couldn’t decide what to read for my 6th book of 2012, but now I know. Stay tuned for my book and movie review of Rosemary’s Baby. This film is one of my all-time favorite horror movies, but I have never read the book. Can’t wait to see how alike / different they […]

Book Review: Stefan’s Diaries – The Asylum

Posted January 19, 2012 by @Angelized_1st in Books / 0 Comments
Book Review: Stefan’s Diaries – The Asylum

For my 5th book of the year I read Stefan’s Diaries Vol. 5: The Asylum. This is the latest prequel book in The Vampire Diaries series, and came out yesterday. Unlike the original books in The Vampire Diaries series, these book are not written by LJ Smith. Another important thing to note is that these books are […]

Book Review: The Exorcist

Posted January 16, 2012 by @Angelized_1st in Books / 0 Comments
Book Review: The Exorcist

Continuing towards my goal of reading 60 books in 2012, I’ve finally finished my 4th book of the year, The Exorcist. Written by William Peter Blatty in 1971, The Exorcist tells the story of Regan MacNeil, a 12-year-old girl who becomes possessed by a demon. The novel is based on a 1949 case of demonic possession […]

Flawless: Pretty Little Liars Book #2 Review

Posted January 15, 2012 by @Angelized_1st in Books / 0 Comments
Flawless: Pretty Little Liars Book #2 Review

 I know my next book was supposed to be The Exorcist, and I am reading it. As you know, I’ve put two of the series I’ve been reading on my library’s waitlist – Vampire Academy and Pretty Little Liars. While reading The Exorcist, “Flawless” became available. “Flawless” is the second book in Sara Shepard’s Pretty Little […]

Water for Elephants Book & Film Review

Water for Elephants Book & Film Review

My second book towards my 60 books in 2012 goal was Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen. I’ve had this book on my Kindle since October, and decided to read it while I wait for my books from the library to become available. I heard good things about this book, and it didn’t disappoint. Water for […]