Sep 4, 2014

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Anne Reviews: Ghost Layer by Robin D Owens (Ghost Seer #2)

Anne Reviews:  Ghost Layer by Robin D Owens (Ghost Seer #2)

Urban Fantasy September 2 2014 Mass Market Paperback 320 pages Berkley Received from publisher Yummy Man – Zack Slade Kick Ass Chick – Clare Cermak From Goodreads - Clare Cermak’s adjusting to a new man in her life—and a lot of ghosts. The passing of Clare’s aunt gave way to a sizeable inheritance of not only money, but also the ability to communicate with...

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Sep 3, 2014

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Silly Stuff – If Disney Movie Posters Were Honest…

Silly Stuff – If Disney Movie Posters Were Honest…

My friend Melanie shared this on Facebook a while back and I’ve been waiting for the chance to share it with you guys. Some are meh, some are funny and some made me smile. Here are my favorites from the bunch - Want to see the whole list? Click...

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Sep 2, 2014

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Anne Reviews: Her Last Whisper by Karen Robards (Dr. Charlotte Stone #3)

Anne Reviews: Her Last Whisper by Karen Robards (Dr. Charlotte Stone #3)

Urban Fantasy / Thriller August 26 2014 Hardcover Ballentine Books Received from publisher Yummy Man – Michael Garland Kick Ass Chick – Charlotte (Charlie) Stone From Goodreads - Madness and murder invaded Dr. Charlotte Stone’s life when she was just a girl—and made her a woman determined to save others from the horror she survived. An expert in the...

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Sep 1, 2014

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Question – First Books in a Series that Knocked Your Socks Off.

Question – First Books in a Series that Knocked Your Socks Off.

  Last Friday, I re-posted a review from one of my all-time favorite book-ones from a series, Generation V by ML Brennan.  I mention another book, Kindling the Moon by Jenn Bennett, which also blew me away. Before we continue with my answer to this week’s Question, let me clarify something.  To me, there is a difference between a book-one in a series that was good...

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Aug 29, 2014

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Review Revisited: Generation V by ML Brennan (American Vampire #1)

Review Revisited:  Generation V by ML Brennan (American Vampire #1)

Next week, I’ll be reviewing Wickedly Dangerous, the first book in a brand new series by Deborah Blake. This being a first book in a shiny new series made me think about some of the other first books in brand new series that I have read over the years – especially the ones that ended up on my all-time favorites list. Some first books don’t land on that list right...

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Aug 28, 2014

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Anne’s Early Review: Haunted by Kay Hooper (Bishop / Special Crimes Unit #15)

Anne’s Early Review: Haunted by Kay Hooper (Bishop / Special Crimes Unit #15)

Paranormal Romance – ish September 2 2014 Hardcover 320 pages Berkley Hardcover Received from publisher Kick Ass chicks – Hollis Templeton, Trinity Nichols From Goodreads - How do you make peace with the dead if the dead aren’t ready to forgive? In New York Times bestselling author Kay Hooper’s new novel, the answer lies in the twisting shadows of a small town,...

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Aug 27, 2014

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The Hollows By Kim Harrison Read-a-Long – The Undead Pool

The Hollows By Kim Harrison Read-a-Long – The Undead Pool

  This week’s book - The Undead Pool – Book 12 From Goodreads - Witch and day-walking demon Rachel Morgan has managed to save the demonic ever after from shrinking, but at a high cost. Now strange magic is attacking Cincinnati and the Hollows, causing spells to backfire or go horribly wrong, and the truce between the races, between Inderlander and human, is...

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Aug 26, 2014

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Joint Review: It’s In His Kiss by Jill Shalvis (Lucky Harbor #10)

Joint Review: It’s In His Kiss by Jill Shalvis (Lucky Harbor #10)

Contemporary Romance August 26 2014 Mass Market Paperback 368 pages Grand Central Publishing Received from publisher via NetGalley Yummy Man – Sam Brody Kick Ass Chick – Becca Thorpe From Goodreads - Becca Thorpe has uprooted her life and escaped to the beach. Now’s her chance to get away from city living, throw caution to the ocean winds, and live in the...

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Aug 26, 2014

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The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost is Here!

The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost is Here!

Today is the release of the first book in Jeaniene Frost’s new Broken Destiny series, The Beautiful Ashes.  I am so happy to have had the opportunity to read and review it.  (You can see my early review from last week, HERE.)   I hadn’t really read the blurb or anything in advance.  I had heard some murmurs where some people didn’t like it.  But I LOVED it....

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Aug 25, 2014

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Question – Do You Re-read Your Favorite Long-Running Series Before the Last Releases?

Question – Do You Re-read Your Favorite Long-Running Series Before the Last Releases?

This week’s Question was suggested by Jessica from Rabid Reads. In fact, she emailed me with a long list FULL of wonderful Question suggestions! I’m sure you will be seeing more of her Questions soon As for why I picked the one I did for this week…well, it just seemed fitting. You see, Anne has been hosting a Read-Along for Kim Harrison’s The Hollows...

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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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