Category: 2013 TBR Pile Challenge

TBR Pile Checkpoint #7 – July Progress!

  Hi, Hey, & Hello There, all TBR Pile Challengers! It is July 15th, which means we have crossed the half-way point and are now officially on the downslope for our 2013 TBR Pile Challenge!  So far, the overall progress and participation in this year’s challenge has… Continue Reading “TBR Pile Checkpoint #7 – July Progress!”

TBR Pile Checkpoint #6 – June Progress!

  Hello, TBR Pile Challengers! It is June 15th and, ready or not, we are now officially HALF-WAY through 2013 and half-way through our 2013 TBR Pile Challenge!  I have been very impressed by all the progress being made through these challenge lists – the… Continue Reading “TBR Pile Checkpoint #6 – June Progress!”

TBR Pile Checkpoint #5 – May Progress!

  Congrats to this month’s winner: Jean of Howling Frog Books!  Hello, TBR Pile Challengers! It is May 15th and we are now at Checkpoint #5 for the 2013 TBR Pile Challenge!  Can you believe we’re  almost half-way through our challenge?  Congrats to all… Continue Reading “TBR Pile Checkpoint #5 – May Progress!”

Thoughts: Gods and Monsters by Christopher Bram

Gods and Monsters by Christopher Bram Final Verdict: 3.75 out of 4.0 YTD: 34 Plot/Story: 4 – Plot/Story is interesting/believable and impactful (socially, academically, etc.) Gods and Monsters, originally published under the title Father of Frankenstein is a creative retelling of the life of… Continue Reading “Thoughts: Gods and Monsters by Christopher Bram”

Thoughts: Shine by Lauren Myracle

Shine by Lauren Myracle Final Verdict: 3.5 out of 4.0 YTD: 31 Plot/Story: 4 – Plot/Story is interesting/believable and impactful (socially, academically, etc.) Cat and Patrick are best of friends.  Cat is a tomboy who doesn’t mind getting a bit dirty and who doesn’t… Continue Reading “Thoughts: Shine by Lauren Myracle”


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