Category: Discussions

Nators Discuss: Pet Peeves

Nators Discuss: Pet Peeves
Posted by Jessi (Geo) on August 10, 2013 | 12 Comments

[Jessi] Hello loverlies! Jessinator and Inkinator here with the second Nators Discuss! It got pushed back a few weeks because of absolute procrastination and laziness on our (okay, my) part, but you can expect next month’s to be on the second Saturday. This week we’re talking about….  Those darn pet peeves This topic was submitted by Melanie from YA Midnight Reads. Thanks Melanie! Do you have one specific thing (or several) in literature that just annoys the crap out of you? […]

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Nators Discuss! Being the Black Sheep

Nators Discuss! Being the Black Sheep
Posted by Jessi (Geo) on May 11, 2013 | 13 Comments

  [Inky] Hey Hey Hey! It’s Saturday! To be more specific, the SECOND Saturday. Meaning…It’s Nators Discuss time! We’re gonna kick it off with the Jessinator talking about sheep. A perfectly appropriate topic for a book blog, if I do say so myself.      On being the Black Sheep…. Have you ever been super hyped for a book that all of your friends adored, only to end up being disappointed?  [Jessi] For some reason when EVERYONE else loves something […]

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Plagiarism Sucks: It’s More Than Just Drama

Plagiarism Sucks: It’s More Than Just Drama
Posted by Jessi (Geo) on January 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Direct from dictionary.com: pla·gia·rism [pley-juh-riz-uh m]noun 1. an act or instance of using or closely imitating the language and thoughts of another author without authorization and the representation of that author’s work as one’s own, as by not crediting the original author.Synonyms: appropriation, infringement, piracy, counterfeiting; theft, borrowing, cribbing, passing off. 2. a piece of writing or other work reflecting such unauthorized use or imitation. Plagiarism is NEVER okay. Not under any circumstance. Nor is there any such thing as ‘accidental’ plagiarism. It […]

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2012 End of the Year Survey

2012 End of the Year Survey
Posted by Jessi (Geo) on December 29, 2012 | 0 Comments

  1. Best book you read in 2011? (You can break it down by genre if you want) I made an in-depth post over at Book Haven Extraordinaire all about this, giving my top 10, top 5 in genre breakdown, and best creature books. It’s pretty awesome, you should check it out HERE! You can also see my Top Ten of 2012 post to see my updated top 10 (and honorable mentions). If I had to pick ONE favorite of 2012, […]

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Top Ten of 2012: Most anticipated releases of 2013

Top Ten of 2012: Most anticipated releases of 2013
Posted by Jessi (Geo) on December 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Hosted by Two Chicks on Books   The top ten 2013 releases I’m most excited for:   1. Taken by Erin Bowman       2. School Spirits by Rachel Hawkins       3. Unbreakable by Elizabeth Norris       4. Afterglow by Karsten Knight        5. The Ward by Jordana Frankel       6. Through the Ever Night by Veronica Rossi       7. City of 1,000 Dolls by Miriam Forster     […]

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Top Ten of 2012: Best debuts

Top Ten of 2012: Best debuts
Posted by Jessi (Geo) on December 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Hosted by Two Chicks on Books     My top ten favorite debuts released in 2012:   1. Stormdancer by Jay Kristoff       2. Unraveling by Elizabeth Norris     3. Hemlock by Kathleen Peacock       4. Under the Never Sky by Veronica Rossi     5. Defiance by C.J. Redwine           6. Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas       7. Partials by Dan Wells         8. Everneath by Brodi Ashton       9. Cinder by […]

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