Zoë's Book Blog

OMG! It’s Monday – What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday, so according to my book-blogging friends, Monday means it’s ‘What Are You Reading’ day. So, with that in mind, I shall tell you what book is sitting on my bedside table… ‘Della says: OMG’ by Keris Stainton Dan finally likes Della. How is that possible? It’s like a dream come true. After years […]

Dancing Jax by Robin Jarvis

Wow! A book within a book: suspense, horror, gripping and the best can’t-put-downer I’ve read in the last year. Having said that, maybe you shouldn’t read it… The book within the book is Dancing Jacks; a book so deadly, you should never go near it. Do not even speak of it. Just stay away. If […]

Castle of Shadows by Ellen Renner

Ellen Renner’s Castle of Shadows was the first the first book of Charlotte, the forgotten princess’s adventures. After her mother disappeared when Charlie (Charlotte) was very young, her dad becomes very mentally ill, turning to giant playing cards to deal with the madness. Leaving Charlie to live a life were only a few people know who […]

The Latest…

…On what I’m doing at the moment. Okay, well this post won’t be on books – Since my header is Blog ‘n’ stuff, I thought I’d do something more along the lines of the ‘stuff.’ So this is what I have been playing/doing basically. I have decided to go a bit game-y. Which means I […]

Cherry Crush by Cathy Cassidy

Being one of Cathy Cassidy’s Dream Team, I got Cherry Crush before it’s even out in the shops. I have been reading non-stop and have fallen in love with the book, it’s absolutely gorgeous! The cover looks beautiful and I love the story line. ~ Cherry feels she is a misfit. She has no friends […]

247 Tales

So, very short post. I should’ve posted it sooner because the website will probably change by tommorow morning – But I came runner up in a short stories competition and have been published by Bloomsbury on their 247 Tales website! Brilliant huh? Woo Hoo! Click here to see my entry, 5th down. It’s says Zoe, […]

A Summer Break Reading Challange…

I noticed this on a friends blog (Love Reading X) and thought I’d have a go at ‘making’ my own virtual book. What you have to do: 1. Go to ‘Fake Name Generator‘ The name that appears is your author name. 2. Go to ‘Random Word Generator‘ The word listed under ‘Random Verb’ is your […]

Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

My first summer read was a book I was extremly looking forward to reading. After reading thousands upon thousands of ‘You have to read this book’ on other Book Blogs I finally headed off to my favourite bookshop and bought my copy of Shiver. After finishing the last book of the Twilight Saga in Janurary, […]

Summer is here…

…finally, YEY! My summer holidays have just started and already I am reading non-stop. Since I have about eight weeks off, I am going to pick eight books to read. It might be tricky but I will try and pick ones that are not as big Host by Stephanie Meyer. (Which, a while ago, I […]

The Name of This Book is Secret – Teaser

A bookish meme created by MizB from Should be Reading. I am supporting this great idea and doing it myself. So here is my teaser of the book I’m re-reading, The Name of This Book is Secret by Pseudonymous Bosch  (Not his real name!) “Chapter One and a Half   Apologia*   *An apologia, if […]