Posts Categorized: Cat Winters

Jun 29
Stacking the Shelves # 19

Stacking the Shelves # 19

Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks! Visit Tynga’s Reviews to learn more about this weekly meme. Purchased Spark by Brigid Kemmerer Won American Savage by Dan Savage (Thanks to Brigid Kemmerer! @BrigidKemmerer) 3:59 by Gretchen McNeil (Thanks to Mary Gray for… Read more »


May 21
Top Ten Tuesday # 7: Favorite Book Covers

Top Ten Tuesday # 7: Favorite Book Covers

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week a new topic is given and this weeks topic is:  Top Ten Favorite Book Covers If You Find Me by Emily Murdoch: Look at this girl.  You can see the suffering in her eyes.  And yet, there seems to be a strength.  She perfectly captures the character of Carey.  (My review is here.) The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton: The source of thousands of young girls’ crushes.  C. Thomas Howell, Matt… Read more »


Mar 28
Review: In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters

Review: In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters

1918 is a scary time in American history.  We are at war with the Germans, a people portrayed as closer to animal than human, while at home, we battle an outbreak of the deadly Spanish influenza: “Children dropped dead from the flu, boys got transported out of the country to be blown to bits, and the government arrested citizens for speaking the wrong words.”  Mary Shelley’s father is one those arrested, and she’s shipped off to live with her Aunt… Read more »