01 January 2013

What's in a Name 6: Fire

Here's the place to link up your reviews of books with fire (or equivalent) in the title.

If you don't have a blog or don't write reviews, please mark your progress in the comments.

If Mr. Linky ever disappears, just leave a comment or come back and link up later. Or email me (see contact icons in the sidebar) and I'll add your link when Mr. Linky is fixed.

18 comments:

Tea norman 1/1/13, 7:57 AM  

Hi Beth,

Just here looking over the challenge for 2013. Copied the photo icon with the pretty flowers. Then, didn't use it. Didn't know whether you wanted challengers to use it.

Beth F 1/1/13, 8:02 AM  

No, no. Use the photo if you want, but certainly not a requirement. :)

purplg8r 1/21/13, 12:03 AM  

Would Fever count for this one?

Ruth 2/5/13, 11:45 AM  

I've posted my review for this category on my blog and linked here. The first book in this overall challenge.

hannah 3/29/13, 1:19 AM  

My third book! "Nothing Left to Burn" by Jay Varner.

Joy 3/29/13, 3:22 PM  

My first book! "Cinder" by Marissa Meyer.

Sue 4/16/13, 9:24 PM  

This is my third book for the challenge so I'm halfway through. I just love doing this one and finding books that fit!

Paula 5/7/13, 9:55 AM  

Just posted the review for my 4th What's in a Name challenge book with two more to go!

grammajudyb 5/31/13, 5:06 PM  

Just completed :title with Fire or and equivalent.

Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan. Very Good.

Unknown 6/24/13, 12:01 AM  

I did read a backlist title, Chariots of Fire (by W.J. Weatherby.) When I first saw it at one of the library sales, I thought to myself, "I had no idea that it was a book first!" Well, it wasn't. It turns out that it's a novelization of the movie. To the authors credit, even though I hadn't seen the movie in thirty years, I was able to recall the scenes very clearly through his prompts. But really, it wasn't very good writing: There were odd shifts in POVs and a little obvious didacticism which made me wonder if this book was meant for a juvenile audience. Regardless, it was a short novel (176 pages) and now that I've burned through it, back to the donate stream it goes!

dog eared copy/Tanya

Keke 6/24/13, 11:59 AM  

A Winter Flame is a not-so-satifying read for me. It lacks emotion and I found it hard to connect with the main character.

Captain Nick Sparrow 7/9/13, 11:30 PM  

I love this challenge! I just finished reading a book by David Sedaris and then got to use this challenge as an excuse to go ahead and read another. Thanks!

Rachelle21 8/1/13, 9:08 PM  

Kiss of Fire is my 6th book and completes this challenge.

Level 1 Homemaker 9/7/13, 10:37 AM  

I read Flame and Shadow by Sara Teasedale.

Buried In Print 10/3/13, 9:26 PM  

Rachel Kushner's The Flamethrowers will probably be my only fiery read this year; I think I was just lucky with it!

Marj 10/27/13, 9:01 PM  

Read "Dead Heat", a Shell Scott mystery by Richard Prather. Shell is one of my favorite fictional private eyes. I actually read this several months ago (April), but only got around to write the review today.

Katy McCoy 11/23/13, 8:38 PM  

I read Fire and Ice by Dana Stebenow 4/5 and A Trace of Smoke by Cantrell 5/5. Fire and Ice is a series set in Alaska - it's been going for awhile but it's till enjoyable. The Cantrell book is set in 1930's Berlin - very well written - worth starting the series.

Beth 12/31/13, 9:11 PM  

My books for this year:

Smokescreen
Frost Burned
The Fire Lord's Lover

I like that second one for rule busting.

Beth @ Library Chicken

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