Category «C Reviews»

Review: Dangerous Race by Dee J. Adams

    Dangerous Race by Dee J. Adams Thanks to Carina Press and Netgalley for my copy of this novel [box type=”info”] Four years ago, race car driver Tracey Bradshaw almost died in a horrific crash. Now scarred inside and out, she’s making a comeback, but her team is plagued by a series of “accidents”. …

Review: The Heart of a Killer by Jaci Burton

  <–Hot Cover!! The Heart of a Killer by Jaci Burton ARC Provided by Netgalley [box type=”warning”] No one said coming home would be easy. But for Dante Renaldi, it’s murder. Before the Special Forces hero has even unpacked his bags from twelve years of active duty, he’s embroiled in murder—corpses bearing the brutal trademark …

Review: Storm of Visions by Christina Dodd

  …Synopsis from Goodreads: [box type=”warning”] First in a new back-to-back series from the New York Times bestselling author. Hailed as “a star in any genre,” (New York Times bestselling author J.R. Ward) Christina Dodd delivers an exciting new paranormal romance that introduces The Seven, a secret society created to combat evil in all its …

Review: Prized by Caragh O’Brien

Prized by Caragh O’Brien Expected publication date – November 8, 2011 [box type=”bio”] Synopsis from Goodreads: Striking out into the wasteland with nothing but her baby sister, a handful of supplies, and a rumor to guide her, sixteen-year-old midwife Gaia Stone survives only to be captured by the people of Sylum, a dystopian society where …

Review: Blood Rights by Kristen Painter

    I received this ARC from Netgalley, thank you to Orbit Publishing   [box type=”info”] The lacy gold mapped her entire body. A finely-wrought filigree of stars, vines, flowers, butterflies, ancient symbols and words ran from her feet, up her legs, over her narrow waist, spanned her chest and finished down her arms to …

Review: Something Secret This Way Comes by Sierra Dean

I won this book Yippee!!   [box type=”warning”]  Some secrets are dangerous. This Secret is deadly. Secret McQueen, Book 1 For Secret McQueen, her life feels like the punch line for a terrible joke. Abandoned at birth by her werewolf mother, hired as a teen by the vampire council of New York City to kill …

AH’s Review: One Grave at a Time by Jeaniene Frost

    [boxcolor=gray]  The grave is one wrong step away. Having narrowly averted an (under)world war, Cat Crawfield wants nothing more than a little downtime with her vampire husband, Bones. Unfortunately, her gift from New Orleans’ voodoo queen just keeps on giving–leading to a personal favor that sends them into battle once again, this time …

Review: Thread of Fear by Laura Griffin

  Thread of Fear by Laura Griffin [box type=”info”] Forensic artist Fiona Glass is the best in the business — which is precisely why she’s quitting. Her skill at mining victims’ memories to re-create the faces of sadistic criminals has left her haunted and wary, and only Jack Bowman’s dogged persistence convinces her to help …

Review: The Twilight of Lake Woebegotten by Harrison Geillor

  The Twilight of Lake Woebegotten by Harrison Geillor Release date: October 18, 2011 Blurb from Goodreads A small town… a plucky heroine a shiny vampire, and a hunky Native American rival with a secret. But all is not as it seems in Lake Woebegotten. Let Harrison Geillor reveal what lies beneath the seemingly placid …

Review: Kindling the Moon by Jenn Bennett

I bought this book from Amazon after lusting after the cover and thinking the blurb sounded sooo good… <sigh> Meet Arcadia Bell: bartender, renegade magician, fugitive from the law. . . . Being the spawn of two infamous occultists (and alleged murderers) isn’t easy, but freewheeling magician Arcadia “Cady” Bell knows how to make the …

Review: Desires of the Dead by Kimberly Derting

Desires of the Dead by Kimberly Derting Rating – C+ Blurb from Goodreads: Violet can sense the echoes of those who’ve been murdered—and the matching imprint that clings to their killers. Only those closest to her know what she is capable of, but when she discovers the body of a young boy she also draws …

Review: Deadly Obsession by Katie Reus

        [box type=”info”] ARC Provided by Netgalley and Carina Press Release Date: August 15, 2011 The chilling words of a killer: This is just the beginning… Ten years ago, Lilly Carmichael left town without an explanation, breaking Braden Donnelly’s heart. The death of her aunt has brought Lilly home—and face-to-face with memories …

Review: Tempest Rising by Nicole Peeler

Tempest Rising by Nicole Peeler Was this a bad book? No. Was this a good book? No. Was this an Urban Fantasy book? Um No. Well, then, what was this book you ask? A filler book. Plain and simple. By the way, the cover is a real turn off, but at least it didn’t have …

Review: Hunt the Moon, by Karen Chance

This review contains swearing and mild spoilers! Sorry I am in a mood. I am going to start this little ranting review by saying that I didn’t really enjoy about 45% of this book. It felt very much like every other book in the series.  Go, go,go, go. Back in time. Back to real-time. Back …

Review: Feast by Merrie Destefano

    [box type=”info”] From the Publishing Blurb: Release date June 28th, 2011 ARC from Netgalley Madeline MacFadden (“Mad Mac” to fans of her bestselling magical stories) spent blissful childhood summers in Ticonderoga Falls. And this is where she wants to be now that her adult life is falling apart. The dense surrounding forest holds …

Review: Seduction & Scandal by Charlotte Featherstone

     Seduction & Scandal by Charlotte Featherstone [box type=”warning”] From the publisher: In Stores June 21st, 2011 His love could save her… In more ways than one. With the scandalous nature of her birth to live down, Isabella Fairmont dreams of a proper marriage – even if a passionless one. She saves her deepest …

Review: The Ideal Man by Julie Garwood

Release Date August 9th, 2011 Received from NetGalley [box]From the publisher: Dr. Ellie Sullivan has just completed her residency at a large urban hospital. While jogging in a park nearby, she witnesses the shooting of an FBI agent in pursuit of wanted criminals, a couple identified as the Landrys. The only person to see the …