Archive | January 2012

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Electronic or paper?

What’s your flavor? To those that have tried ebooks, how do you feel about them? Honestly I do not prefer an e-book over paper. If given the option, I would pick the paper every time. I like the smell and the feel of paper books be it paperback or hardcover. I also like being able […]

Apps for my new love

Now that I’ve had my Fire for a while I feel inclined to share my favorite apps. Words with Friends has to be the best down-time app: it’s just scrabble but it’s fun. Even if you don’t have a “friend” to play with at the time you can get a random opponent. Pandora which is […]

Book review: Big Girl by Danielle Steel

I found that I was really able to relate to the main character, Victoria, because she was young and trying to find herself while struggling with life issues and weight. I didn’t have the family life that she did but with the author’s help I was easy to imagine myself in her “unloved” shoes. The […]

Book review: Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen

It was hard for me to get into this book for the first few chapters; I would read a little then put it down. To me, this was a book about the circus or so I thought and the circus is where you went when you were a kid. Then I found out I was […]

Book review: The List by J.A. Konrath, Jack Kilborn

I downloaded and read this book for free on my Fire through Amazon’s Lending program. This was my first time reading this author and I found that it flowed very well and I loved the character descriptions. This book brought tears to my eyes, I was laughing so hard at the characters and the situations […]

My affair with Fire

I received a Kindle Fire for Christmas 2011 and it didn’t take more than a day for my affair with it to begin. The apps, the books, the instant gratification of it all. I am in love with this device, so much so I should name it.