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Estelle: Shelve It at Rather Be Reading Blog (9/30/2012)

Eek. I’m sorry this is so late. It’s been a crazy weekend in our household. We are moving in (hopefully) two weeks and I barely had a chance to sit down in the past two days. (I should mention we are downsizing so this whole project seems very intimidating.) So… sadly, no v-log. I’m hoping […]

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October 2, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Mary @ My Sisters Bookshelf - Ooh Kissing Snowflakes! Yesss, holiday reads!

Decked with Holly really wasn’t thaaaat bad, just not as good as Awkward or as it should have been! I want to check this one out and see if it can deliver on its promise!

October 1, 2012 - 4:34 pm

Alexa @ Alexa Loves Books - Aww, happy moving you guys! I hope things go smoothly 🙂 You look so adorable in the photo you shared!

October 1, 2012 - 6:09 am

VeganYANerds - Congrats on moving, I hope it all goes well, hun!

And I have Forbidden but I have kept putting it off, so I am glad to hear you enjoyed it. And I hope you like Girl Unmoored, it was sweet.

September 30, 2012 - 10:11 pm

Lisa the Nerd - New space! Hooray!

Factoring In the Price Tag: A New Rating

We’re always trying to perfect our reviewing and rating styles here at Rather Be Reading Blog. Right now we have OWN, BORROW, and SKIP… but time and time again, we find we are reading great books that are listed at unbelievable prices and… we get a little stuck. We like to primarily use OWN for the gold stars, our absolute […]

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September 23, 2012 - 11:06 pm

Magan: Shelve It -- September 24, 2012, Magan - […] A review of Adaptation by Malinda Lo + We’ve got a new rating system so we can highlight books that are great deals! + A review of Beautiful Music for Ugly Children by Kristen Cronn-Mills + A review of Cinder by […]

September 21, 2012 - 3:05 pm

Kristen - Ahhh, nooo! Why would you do this?! *covers eyes and pretends not to see shiny books on sale*

Seriously though, I love this new rating. Will be looking for it in the future. 🙂

September 21, 2012 - 9:44 am

Elise - True confession: the hardcover Populazzi is now cheaper on Amazon than it is from my publisher with my author discount… so even I bought a bunch of copies!

Excellent heads-up on great prices! I see a spree in my future…



September 20, 2012 - 11:52 pm

Alexa @ Alexa Loves Books - This is a BRILLIANT idea girls. Absolutely brilliant. I adore it so, so much. I wish I were half as creative (and willing) to come up with a sort of rating system for my blog, haha.

September 20, 2012 - 10:30 pm

Kailia - Ah, man, waaay to many cheap books!!! *must look away* I love this rating by the way and I can’t wait to see what books get it!

September 20, 2012 - 6:51 pm

elena - sooo many books, y’all!!! the price IS right.

September 20, 2012 - 2:42 pm

Jamie - DANGEROUS. *telling self to back away from the sale*