Book Nerds Just Love to Procrastinate on This! [BOOK WEEK II]

Alas, we’ve reached the end of another BOOK WEEK. It’s been oh-so-fun and I can’t  wait to do it again next spring when my own book comes out. Also, we’re off next week for Thanksgiving, but will be back in the brightest of nerdy holiday spirit when we return on...

Rock You Like a Hurricane – With Books! [Kicking Back with Jersey Joe]...

Last week, I went through probably one of the most traumatic experiences of my life. Hurricane Sandy was barreling towards New York and I was right in her path. Stuck inside my flooded apartment, I was forced by my boss to find an uncongenial means to get to work. Without power, internet, and...

The Cleverest Book Ends Ever? – One More Thing Before We Go [BOO...

Yes, yes, I think they are. Get any of these bookends for your own or your favorite fellow book nerd’s shelf at Knob Creek Metal Art’s Etsy page. [via The Mary...

Daughter of Smoke and Bone: Hell Yeah! [Booky McBookNerd] [Book Week I...

For Book Week. I am reading a book by National Book Award finalist, Laini Taylor, and Daughter of Smoke and Bone has renewed my hope and faith in fiction. It’s the story of Karou, an art student in Prague. Karou has just discovered that her first boyfriend, Kaz, cheated on her with a mutual...

Go Get Your Classic Book on this Weekend — In Movie Form –...

Apparently the latest ANNA KARENINA remake, which stars (the rather unappreciated by Ernessa) Keira Knightley and Jude Law ain’t half-bad! Check out the visually intriguing trailer, which I quite...

The Best Sci-Fi I’ve Read All Year – Bloggin’ on the...

I love literary novels, love, love, love them. But let’s face it, man cannot live on exquisitely-crafted prose alone. Also, the line between literary and boring is thin, and I’ve been burned bad — as in usually my “Worst Novel of the Year” pick is a book that has...