Manga Version of Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight??? Look At Them Pickie-a-tures

September 30, 2008 at 10:25 pm (Book News, Randomness) (, , )

Actually it’s really not manga. It’s the book. But unlike all the other translations of the Twilight Series, the Japanese version has manga-like pictures.

And I want ’em.

Don’t you too?

So some good samaritan out there, please tell me how on earth to get them. Amazon Japan is sooo not helpful.

What with it all being in Japanese and even with the language filter it still doesn’t change the descriptions. Plus do you think they’ll ship to the states?

Cuz seeing as I was and still am an avid Manga/Anime fan, I still want the Japanese versions because well, the pictures are really just a nice touch.

Who really cares if I don’t know how to read in Japanese??? There are pictures tell the story pretty freakin’ well.

The top right picture is the cover of the first book of Twilight. Twilight was divied up in 3 sections and that’s one of them.

The picture to the top left is of Bella being dazzled by Edward.

The picture on the right has the Jacob in the picture.

The picture below is the second part of the Twilight book.

Soooooo, c’mon. Be honest.

Who else wants them too???

You know you do!

So my question for Stephenie Meyer is this:

“Why on earth couldn’t the English translation have these purty pictures too?”

::Sigh:: I need to add a Note to Self: Go learn some Japanese.

 

 

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True Blood Episode 4 Question

September 30, 2008 at 3:57 am (Randomness, TV Show) (, , )

Now I saw “Escape from Dragon House” when it aired. And one scene bothered the crap outta me. Then I saw it again just a few hours ago, and that SAME scene still bugged me. Therefore I now have a question to toss out there.

BUT to get a better idea, my question is mainly for people who have read the books as well as seen the show because well, if you read the books you then know the story.

WHAT THE HELL WAS HE DOING SNIFFING AND RUBBING HIMSELF ALL OVER THOSE SHEETS FOR???

I mean we all know what Sam is, but REALLY????

For those of you who thought I’d give a spoiler… HA! Neener, neener, neener.

I’ll be nice, HBO does have a link where they show more clips of what happened in Episode 4. Of course it’s another teaser but if you don’t mind the tease, go click.

Go to HBO: True Blood and click WATCH.

 

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Interview And Contest With Author Rowena Cherry Over At Bitten By Books

September 29, 2008 at 7:10 pm (Announcement, Author Spotlight, Contest) ()

Author Rowena Cherry is over at Bitten by Books ready to answer your questions!

And should you participate, you could win the ever so yummy, delicious, melts-in-your-friggin-mouth, GODIVA chocolate. 🙂

So clicky clicky people and check it out.

Interview and Contest with Author Rowena Cherry at Bitten by Books.

 

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Author Dakota Cassidy Is Interviewing At Books Books and More Books

September 29, 2008 at 4:33 pm (Author Spotlight, Contest) ()

Soooooooooo if you missed Dakota’s interview at Bitten by Books it’s all good! Because she’s at another review site, doing another interview, offering ANOTHER chance to win.

Why?

Well cuz it’s Dakota Cassidy, author of the Accidental Series: Accidental Werewolf, Accidentally Dead, and the not yet released Accidental Human. And she is over at Ruthie’s Book Reviews Books Books and More Books.

This is an opportunity to ask Dakota questions if you missed the Bitten by Books interview or ask her more if you didn’t as well as a chance to win an ARC of The Accidental Human.  

So click on people. Interview with Dakota Cassidy, author of The Accidental Series at Books Books and More Books. This opportunity ends October 3, 2008 so check it NOW.

 

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Bitten By Books Review Teaser: Night Huntress

September 29, 2008 at 3:46 am (Book News, My Reviews) ()

Night Huntress by Yvette A. Lynn

3.5 Tombstones

“Many, many years ago, she had a husband and a child and was happy with the world, until her family was killed by a day walker and she was turned into what she is now. A vampire. And through that, the Night Huntress, Raven, was created. Weighted down with grief and guilt over her family’s death, she found the vampire who completely changed her life and killed him. Now, after all this time, still burdened with guilt, she comes across a young man already on the verge of death, and without knowing the reason why or understanding the desire to do so, she turns him too…”

Read the Full Review Here: Night Huntress over at Bitten by Books.

 

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Bitten By Books Review Teaser: The Dragonslayer’s Sword

September 28, 2008 at 11:11 pm (Book News, Freebies) ()

The Dragonslayer’s Sword by Resa Nelson

4 Tombstones

“When she was taken by the child seller, Astrid had the most gruesome scars covering her entire body. But that is not why she kept calling herself a monster. Ashamed of who she was and how she looked, Astrid felt that life was full of nothing but despair. However when the blacksmith in Guell bought her, Astrid realized that life was beginning to change…”

Read the Full Review Here: The Dragonslayer’s Sword over at Bitten by Books.

 

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True Blood Episode 4 Preview

September 28, 2008 at 12:46 am (Randomness, TV Show) ()

Sooooo it’s Saturday night. What does that mean? It means… that tomorrow is a new episode of True Blood!

It is a total TEASE, like most previews are. None the less, here you all go:

True Blood Episode 4 Promo “Escape from Dragon House.”

So click away people. Go ahead and get teased.

 

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Bitten By Books Review Teaser: Heat Stroke: A Second Chance

September 27, 2008 at 5:02 am (Book News, My Reviews) ()

Heat Stroke: A Second Chance by L. Shannon

“Ever since Chance met this one human, his nightly dreams have been taken over. How can Chance act like a proper demon when Josh has continuously taken over his thoughts?…”

Read the Full Review Here: Heat Stroke: A Second Chance over at Bitten by Books.

 

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Bitten By Books Review Teaser: Heat Stroke: Silver Stray

September 27, 2008 at 3:59 am (Book News, My Reviews) ()

Heat Stroke: Silver Stray by Lacey Savage

4 Tombstones

“In Lysali’s world, humans exist only in books and much to the chagrin of her family, vividly in her imagination. So when she follows a random sunbeam, she finds herself in an entirely different world. And to her shock and amazement, there before her were two human men…”

Read the Full Review Here: Heat Stroke: Silver Stray at Bitten by Books.

 

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Freaky Friday- Fluff and Puff Tell All! Exclusive Scoop! With Reporter Phoebe Mack and Author Linda Wisdom

September 26, 2008 at 7:43 pm (Announcement, Author Spotlight, Book News, Contest) ()

Phew, was that title a mouthful.

ANYWAY, I digress.

Fluff and Puff the man eating magical bunny slippers from Linda Wisdom’s book series are over at Bitten by Books to tell ALL! No holds bard. Check it out! There’s also a grand opportunity to win something nice. So clicky clicky people.

Freaky Friday- Fluff and Puff Tell All! Exclusive Scoop at Bitten by Books!

 

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