Skip to main content

#Georgiethon Recap


Today I am recapping the best read-a-thon EVER of the Georgina Kincaid series by Richelle Mead.  Specifically, over the past three weeks, a group of us has read (or re-read) the six books in this wonderful series!  Thank you so much to Nereyda and Megan for putting this all together and for having this vision!


You can read more about #Georgiethon here but, basically, the past three weeks have been awesome.  I first read the Georgina Kincaid series over two years ago.  I remember devouring it the first time and it has since stuck in my mind as one of my all-time favorite series and Seth as one of my top book boyfriends!!  So I was super duper excited when Nereyda and Megan announced the read-a-thon because when I read the series the first time, I had no one with whom to squee/wail/discuss the books.  

First, I loved the series even more on a re-read.  I picked up things I'm sure I didn't pick up the first time I read the series because I wasn't as focused on finding out the conclusion of the series and could enjoy (or agonize over) every book as I read it.  Second, it was so awesome to find other people reading the books at the same time and to have Neredyda's and Megan's discussion posts every week to see if other people were having the same feelings I was regarding the books.  I think when all of us finished book #3 and then started reading books #4 and #5, we were all in serious pain.  Richelle Mead really knows how to twist the knife!!  But the ending?  I think this series is one in which I have absolutely no criticism about the epilogue (usually pointless IMO).  The epilogue is PERFECT!  I love Seth!  and Georgie!

Nereyda has informed me of some old chats with Richelle Mead that give us all a glimmer of hope for a Jerome/Carter spin-off.  How amazing would that be?!  Especially if Roman and maybe Kayla were included??  I would love that!  For now, I am seriously content with the re-read of this series and I loved being able to read it with other bloggers.  I am definitely going to be on the look-out for other read-a-thons -- there may no better way to read a complete series!

Have you ever participated in a Read-a-thon?
If so, what did you think?

Have you read the Georgina Kincaid series?  
If not, you really, really, really should!

Thank you Nereyda and Megan!!

Comments

  1. Yay!!! This was so much fun! I'm so glad you had fun too!! I'm a bit behind on my reading, as I had other stuff to do. :( Thank you for signing up!! All of your comments and tweets were so freaking awesome!!

    And I want a Yasmine/Vicent spin-off. The more I think about it the sadder I get!!

    ReplyDelete
  2. Aghhhhhhh! Thanks so much for reading Georgie with us Eva! You rock!
    I love knowing that other people love Georgie and Co. as much as with do. You know I'm clinging to a damn spinoff series like a lifeline.
    My recap next week will be full of my crazy theories, hope you can stop by and discuss!

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Oh my goodness, I cannot WAIT! Also, I am ready to start thinking about our next read-a-thon! We need another epic series -- six books is like the perfect amount!!

      Delete
    2. I'm starting the Fever series next week, which I heard is absolutely epic!

      Delete
  3. I just finished the series a little while ago. Now I'm sad...
    Happy because the ending was perfect (except for the Roman thing) but sad because I already miss the characters.
    This was fun! Maybe we can do one for another series. I hear the Fever series is really good too....

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. OH MY GOODNESS I haven't read that one yet but I want to! Let's do it!!

      Delete
  4. I can already imagine all of the little stuff you pick up on a reread! Maybe someday I'll get to do that too!

    ReplyDelete
  5. Eventually, Jamie gets Primeau mad rolex datejust replica enough to take some runs at him. Jamie then swiss replica watches proceeds to the bench and gets the fake blood packets in his mouth. The next time Primeau took a run at him Jamie rolex masterpiece watches fell to the ice and acted like he was gucci replica bleeding from his mouth. All Primeau had to say was, "Haha, Good!" while being completely serious chanel replica.

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

What to Read if You Love The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

This & That – 2 Books with Strong Friendships, a Quest, and SHIPs!This and That” is a feature created by Megan @ Reading Books Likes a Bossand borrowed here with permission. Megan created this feature and I owe this post to her brilliance.  Not only should you check out her blog, generally, but her This & That recommendations are utterly perfect! Megan created this feature to showcase books that either sound similar or have similar themes, and thus I am recommending that you read the "that book" because you are a a fan of the “this book.” 
About the Books: THE RAVEN BOYS (The Raven Cycle #1) by Maggie Stiefvater Every year, Blue Sargent stands next to her clairvoyant mother as the soon-to-be dead walk past. Blue never sees them--until this year, when a boy emerges from the dark and speaks to her.His name is Gansey, a rich student at Aglionby, the local private school. Blue has a policy of staying away from Aglionby boys. Known as Raven Boys, they can only mean trouble.

The Valentine’s Day Book Tag

I saw Grace @ Rebel Mommy Book Blog do this and it looked fun!  This tag was created by CC's books!
 Stand Alone Book You Love Dystopian Book You Love A Book That You Love But No One Else Talks About Favorite Book Couple Olivia and Caleb from The Opportunist Book That Other People Love But You Haven’t Gotten Around to Read  A Book With Red On The Cover
A Book With Pink On The Cover
You were given a box of chocolate. What fictional boyfriend would have given them to you?

I love this trope, sub-genre, setting: My Best Friend's Brother/My Brother's Best Friend

I Love This Trope, Sub-Genre, Setting is a new feature on my blog in which I discuss a trope, sub-genre or setting that I love and tell you about books that are shining examples of said trope, sub-genre or setting.  Feel free to play along and please let me know about your favorite books in this realm and whether you like this trope, sub-genre and/or setting as much as I do! Today I am spotlighting the trope of: My Best Friend's Brother/My Brother's Best Friend, which I would define as any book where the heroine either has a crush on or falls for her brother's best friend or her best friend's brother.

I have to confess that I love this trope in nearly all of its iterations!  I have a younger brother so I never got to crush on any of his friends but it's fun reading about that and it's equally as fun as reading about falling for your best friend's brother -- instant sisters!  I know there are a ton of books that I'm missing/haven't read so please let m…