About Me

My name is not Emma Snow, but my best friend said I needed a writing-esque name. A pseudonym. A nom de plume, for all of us studying the SATs.

I’m just your average teenage girl, aspiring to be a published author in the near future. While agonizing over college essays and patiently helping costumers shop, I enjoy addicting t.v. show drama’s such as Doctor Who, Once Upon a Time, and Merlin. But most of all, the thing I love doing above everything else is reading. You can find me curled up on the couch with a good book in hand or killing the occasional zombie that arises from the dead.

I’m a devoted burger expert, explorer, and music fanatic. Procrastination is an everyday battle (a losing one at that). Add that to my inability to walk without tripping, and you’ve got a girl prone to accidents. Coffee and Coca-Cola are my trusted best friends on long, sleepless study nights and Reece’s Peanut Buttercups keep me sane.

This place will be my safe haven where I’ll post my thoughts about the books I’m reading, display my WIP’s, and have the random musing/rambling post.


All photographs that Emma uses for graphics do no belong to her. They are solely used for creative and artistic graphics: i.e. covers, banners, ect. She does not claim any rights to them. All rights belong to their respected owners.

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  1. EMMA! πŸ˜€
    You’d LOVE the BBC version of Sherlock. It ties in perfectly with your favourite shows:
    (You simply must watch it!)
    Also, guess what album is Number 5 in Australia?
    Fifty Shades of Gray – The Album
    Some of my favourite tunes… ruined…
    *cries a river*

    • Ramsia! πŸ˜€
      I really need to get back to watching Sherlock! I’ve watched like 2 episodes and it’s really slow for me, but everyone says it’s really good so I’m giving it a chance πŸ™‚ I’ll probably end up loving it in a bit! πŸ˜€

      UGH. I KNOW. I SAW IT AT SAM’S -_____-
      I was like….seriously? I made a comment on twitter when I found out that 50 Shades won best Romance. I said, “So on Goodreads I see that Fifty Shades of Grey won Romance. WUT IS THIS BLASPHEMY?? IS THAT WHAT PEOPLE THINK ROMANCE IS THESE DAYS?!”

      • The first two episodes are slow. And then it gets fast. So paced, you can’t breathe.
        But it’s only 6 episodes (each 1 hour long) and you’ve already watched 2. πŸ˜‰

        What? No. No. No. No. What? Not the best romance.

        I know, right? Have they forgotten there’s more than some crazy abusive guy being plain disturbing? (Judging by the blurb at the back and MANY negative reviews I read while snickering).

        Guess what’s the fifth most sold album in Australia? “Fifty Shades of Grey: The Classical Album.”

        I think I’m going to be sick.

  2. μ΅œλ‹€ν•΄ gongjumonica

     /  December 4, 2012

    Hi there, Emma. Thanks for dropping by in my blog. I can see you are a book reviewer and I am interested to know you more! I have recently taken an interest in reviewing books and had already published two separate posts aside from my monthly wrap-ups. Though I am not a fan of coffee and soda, I like peanut butter and Reese’s!

    • Hey there! πŸ™‚ Oh, I just started this entire book blogging business. I’m a newbie but I like it a lot. Before I would give mediocre reviews on goodreads but now I put my entire thoughts behind them. My blog at first was supposed to be for my stories that I write but then it turned into a mix of everything I love! I want to get to know you too! We can be friends, even if you don’t like coffee or soda. I’ll make an exception πŸ™‚

      • μ΅œλ‹€ν•΄ gongjumonica

         /  December 5, 2012

        Well, at this point I would like to admit that I am a newbie, too. In fact, this is the first time I created a blog and I am amazed that I had maintained it for six months now. My blog is so random, too. You can see many things in there that are nothing to do with books or writing though. As I told you, I recently started doing book reviews and I like it. I do it for the fun of it and I am really enjoy chatting with the authors, too.

        I am a tea person, but I always hang out in coffee shop due to lack of good tea houses here in my country. I guess that will do. πŸ™‚

  3. Spend more time on your writing so you can make that dream happen someday!:) In other words, don’t be like me, hahaha!!

    Thanks so much for visiting my blog and for all the support. Happy to have you in the roost! All the best!

    • I’ve had the worst track record with writing for a few months now. I really need to get back to it! I just need to be inspired again. Hahaha and I’m mostly a book blog now. I’m so horrible xD

      Hehehe and I’m glad to be on board! Can’t wait to read some more of your stuff! πŸ™‚

  4. Hey! I notminated you for the Liebster award! Check out the rules here: http://bookreviewsxo.wordpress.com/ congrats!

  5. Hi, Emma
    Ah, book reviews, book reviews, book reviews. I spent so long trying to find good book review blogs, and yours is one of them : )
    I’ve nominated you for the Versatile Blog (accidentally wrote ‘Book’, haha) Award for your great book reviews!
    If you’d like to accept the award, hit the following link:

    I can’t wait to read ‘Reached’ so I can FINALLY read your review!

  6. Hey, there a great group on goodreads for teenage bloggers. There’s lots of cool discussions and we help each other out with our blogs, just suggesting. πŸ™‚

    • What’s the group called? I’d love to join! And thank you so much for the heads up, Jack! πŸ™‚

      • It’s called Teen Bloggers. And no problem, I just honk it’s a great place for bloggers our age to interact.

  7. Hello, Emma! I just dropped by after your comment on my recent Who post. I would like to say something: YOUR BLOG IS LIKE PURE GOLD FOR A BOOKWORM. Do you accept blog awards?

  8. My husband and I recently searched Netflix for some streamed television shows. Among a few of the ones we discovered and liked are Merlin and Sherlock. We’re also enjoying Supernatural and Warehouse 13.

    Have you watched any of the AMC Walking Dead series? My husband has long been a fan of zombie movies, but the Walking Dead turned him even more onto zombie stuff. He’s playing the Walking Dead game and reading the graphic novels.

    • I absolutely love Merlin. My heart broke at the finale. It was a bittersweet ending. And I do love Colin Morgan and Bradley James. I miss them!

      I haven’t watched the Walking Dead. I tried watching the first episode and I just couldn’t sit through it. I found it boring, but a lot of people love it. So I might take another try at it. I’ve only ever read 2 zombie books and I adored them.

      Gahhh….I also have to watch Sherlock. I’ve only watched about 3 episodes and I liked them a lot!

  9. Hey awesome blog you’ve got here (:

  10. Hi there. Julie Israel recommended your blog so here I am. You’ve got a beautiful blog! You seem very skillful at Photoshopβ€”or whatever image editing software you use (I’m not going anywhere near them, no thank you.) πŸ™‚

    Looking forward to reading your reviews and stories!

    P.S. Not trying to be a wiseass, but you have a typo there: non instead of nom de plume.

  11. Hiiii! I’ve nominated you for the Leibster Award πŸ™‚

  12. What! Why have I never liked this page before?? (Though I do see I referred Sky here, so perhaps that will compensate :)) You’ve done some great remodeling around here, Emma (and by the way…what a lovely nom de plume!)!

  13. Hi, I really enjoy reading your blog so to say thanks I have nominated you for an award. Please check out the details here: http://myfeatherquill.wordpress.com/2013/05/25/liebster-award/ πŸ™‚ x

  14. Good luck with your writing my friend
    as it is both wicked and exciting as the
    journey expands πŸ™‚


  15. Hey Emma,
    I’ve nominated you for the Dragon’s Loyalty Award. If you’d like to participate, check it out here: http://littleonionwrites.wordpress.com/2013/05/29/dragons-loyalty-award/

    I see we’ve been thinking alike as I just finished a book you’re currently reading. What a coincidence! I actually thought of your blog as I was reading it because “Of Poseidon” seems like the kind of book that would be recommended when you’ve read “Let The Sky Fall.” : )

    Have a great day, and happy reading!

  16. Merlin? An old nut to be sure!

  17. Books, Tea & Me

     /  June 19, 2013

    I think you and I would get along very well. We seem to have a lot in common: Once Upon a Time (even though the last half of Season 2 was more than disappointing), aspiring published author, burger and music fanatics, trip over our own feet, coffee, Reece’s Peanut Butter Cups, and of course reading. Nice to meet you πŸ™‚

  18. Your blog is Amazing, and i totally believe that you’ll be a great writer πŸ™‚

  19. I love your nod to Mara Dyer there. πŸ™‚

  20. Hi! I like your blog so I nominated you for the Liebster Award. http://lizziedillabough.wordpress.com/ for more info πŸ™‚

  21. Emma! πŸ™‚
    I found this blog-post and thought it sounded like something you’d like to do! πŸ˜€
    I’m not a book-blog or anything, so I’m not considering it. xD

  22. I so enjoyed finding your blog! Have to say your teenage years sound a lot like mine. Someone asked me today what I did for fun when I was a kid and I said “I read books.” Also that procrastination is still going on and I’m almost 28 now! You have to start beating it early:)

  23. Hey, I’ve nominated you for the Sunshine Award! Check it out: http://littleonionwrites.wordpress.com/2013/11/07/sunshine-award/. Have a great day!

  24. I love your introduction–it’s very down-to-earth. Your banner art is also incredible. Did your make it yourself? πŸ™‚

  25. I have nominated you for the inspiring blogger award! Check it out hereeee…http://mylittlebookblog.wordpress.com/2014/06/29/inspiring-blog-award-for-mylittlebookblog


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