Aug 22, 2014

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Anne’s Early Review: The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost (Broken Destiny #1)

Anne’s Early Review: The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost (Broken Destiny #1)

New Adult Urban Fantasy August 26th 2014 Paperback 304 pages Harlequin HQN Received from publisher Yummy Man – Adrian Kick Ass Chick – Ivy Jenkins From Goodreads - In a world of shadows, anything is possible. Except escaping your fate. Ever since she was a child, Ivy has been gripped by visions of strange realms just beyond her own. But when her sister goes...

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Aug 21, 2014

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Review: A Curse Awakened by Cecy Robson (Weird Girls #0.4)

Review: A Curse Awakened by Cecy Robson (Weird Girls #0.4)

Urban Fantasy August 19 2014 eBook 94 pages Loveswept Received from publisher Kick Ass Chick – Celia Wird From Goodreads - Discover Cecy Robson’s sensational Weird Girls series—or return to where the magic first began—with this eBook original prequel novella about four sisters coming to grips with their unique supernatural powers. Celia Wird shouldn’t possess the...

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Aug 20, 2014

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The Hollow by Kim Harrison Read-a-Long – Ever After

The Hollow by Kim Harrison Read-a-Long – Ever After

  This Week’s Book - Ever After – book 11 From Goodreads - The ever after, the demonic realm that parallels the human world, is shrinking. If it disappears completely, so does all magic. It’s up to witch-turned-daywalking-demon Rachel Morgan to avert catastrophe and keep life from changing… for the worse. While saving the world is important, it...

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Aug 19, 2014

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Early Review: Ever After by Kate SeRine (Transplanted Tales #4)

Early Review: Ever After by Kate SeRine (Transplanted Tales #4)

Paranormal Romance August 21st 2014 eBook 320 pages Kensington Received from publisher Yummy Man – Gideon Montrose Kick Ass Chick – Arabella Locklsey From Goodreads - To Catch a Thief… For centuries, Gideon Montrose has served the King of Fairies without question and, often, without mercy. So when the King orders him to apprehend a notorious thief, Gideon obeys....

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Aug 18, 2014

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Question – Do You Actually Get Around To Reading Your “Someday” Pile?

Question – Do You Actually Get Around To Reading Your “Someday” Pile?

We all have them. Some are big. Some are huge.  And some are simply out of control. I am talking about our To-Read piles of books. Some don’t actually have the books on hand and simply keep long lists while others buy the books they wish to read someday as soon as they find out about them just so they have them close by on the off-chance they find the time to read one or...

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Aug 14, 2014

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Anne Reviews: Bound to Danger by Katie Reus (Deadly Ops #2)

Anne Reviews:  Bound to Danger by Katie Reus (Deadly Ops #2)

Romantic Suspense August 5 2014 Mass Market Paperback 352 pages Signet Received from publisher via NetGalley Yummy Man – Cade O’Reilly Kick Ass Chick – Maria Cervantes From Goodreads - At a benefit dinner, community activist Maria Cervantes overhears two men plotting a terrorist attack that could rock Miami to its core. But before she can alert authorities, she’s...

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Aug 13, 2014

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Anne Reviews: Guarded by Mary Behre (Tidewater #2)

Anne Reviews:  Guarded by Mary Behre (Tidewater #2)

Paranormal Romance August 5 2014 Mass Market Paperback 320 pages Berkley Received from publisher Yummy Man – Dev Jones Kick Ass Chick – Shelley Morgan From Goodreads - She’s given up on finding love… Veterinarian Shelley Morgan has always preferred animals to humans, and not simply because she can communicate with them psychically. Unlike most people she’s...

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Aug 12, 2014

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Anne Reviews: Truly by Ruthie Knox (New York #1)

Anne Reviews:  Truly by Ruthie Knox (New York #1)

Contemporary Romance August 5 2014 eBook 365 pages Loveswept Received from publisher via NetGalley Yummy Man – Ben Hausman Kick Ass Chick – May Fredericks From Goodreads - May Fredericks hates New York. Which is fair enough, since New York seems to hate her back. After relocating to Manhattan from the Midwest to be with her long-distance boyfriend, NFL quarterback...

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Aug 11, 2014

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Question – Do You Read More While On Vacation?

Question – Do You Read More While On Vacation?

Simple-ish Question this week.  Last week and this week, I’m on vacation from work.  (You see where the inspiration for this Question came.  Genius, I know ;)) When I take vacation-time, I hope to have more time to read.  I don’t have any little daycare kids running around and I should get all my work around the house done rather quickly so I plan to read more. ...

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Aug 8, 2014

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Review: Blood Games by Chloe Neill (Chicagoland Vampires #10)

Review: Blood Games by Chloe Neill (Chicagoland Vampires #10)

Urban Fantasy August 5 2014 Trade Paperback 352 pages NAL Trade Received from publisher Yummy Man- Ethan Sullivan Kick Ass Chick – Merit From Goodreads - While Merit didn’t choose to become a vampire or Sentinel of Cadogan House, she vowed to fight for her House and its Master, and she’s managed to forge strong alliances with powerful supernaturals across Chicago....

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Aug 7, 2014

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Review: Forecast by Rinda Elliott (Sisters of Fate #2)

Review: Forecast by Rinda Elliott (Sisters of Fate #2)

Young Adult Paranormal Romance August 5 2014 eBook 175 pages Harlequin Teen Received from author Yummy Man – Taran Breen Kick Ass Chick – Coral Lockwood From Goodreads - The Lockwood triplets are charged with helping to save the world—but at a high cost. Coral is always in the middle, always the family peacemaker. She’s the sister with the most to prove. When...

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Aug 6, 2014

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The Hollows by Kim Harrison Read-a-Long – A Perfect Blood

The Hollows by Kim Harrison Read-a-Long – A Perfect Blood

  This Week’s Book - A Perfect Blood – Book 10 From Goodreads – Ritually murdered corpses are appearing across Cincinnati, terrifying amalgams of human and other. Pulled in to help investigate by the I.S. and FIB, former witch turned day-walking demon Rachel Morgan soon realizes a horrifying truth: a human hate group is trying to create its own demons to...

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Aug 5, 2014

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Review: Crave the Night by Lara Adrian (Midnight Breed #12)

Review: Crave the Night by Lara Adrian (Midnight Breed #12)

Paranormal Romance August 5 2014 Hardcover 288 pages Delacorte Press Received from publisher Yummy Man – Nathan Kick Ass Chick – Jordana From Goodreads - Born and raised to be an emotionless killing machine, Nathan is one of the most lethal Breed vampires in existence. A key member of the Order—an elite group of warriors charged with protecting both mortals and...

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Aug 4, 2014

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Question – Do You Have Trouble Transitioning From YA Romance to Adult Romance?

Question – Do You Have Trouble Transitioning From YA Romance to Adult Romance?

Later this week I will be posting my review of a wonderful book titled Forecast by Rinda Elliott. This book is a little different for me. ‘What makes it different?’ you ask.  Well, it’s YA and, as you know, I don’t read much YA.  For me to enjoy that genre, it needs to be fresh and without all the over-the-top-teenage-drama-on-steroids crap. ...

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