Category «D Reviews»

ARC Review: Drain You by M. Beth Bloom

ARC Review:  Drain You by M. Beth Bloom Release Date: July 24, 2012 Book Provided by Edelweiss and HarperTeen Genre: Young Adult [box color=grey]Synopsis from Goodreads: There’s normal, and then there’s paranormal, and neither is Quinlan Lacey’s cup of Diet Coke. Quinn’s life is a red carpet of weird fashions, hip bands, random parties, and …

Review: Drowning Instinct by Ilsa J. Bick

Drowning Instinct by Ilsa J. Bick Book purchased at Amazon Release Date: February 01, 2012 [box color=black] There are stories where the girl gets her prince, and they live happily ever after. (This is not one of those stories.) Jenna Lord’s first sixteen years were not exactly a fairytale. Her father is a controlling psycho …

ARC Review: The Peculiars by Maureen Doyle McQuerry

The Peculiars by Maureen Doyle McQuerry Book provided by Netgalley  Release Date: May 1, 2012 Genre: YA/Steampunk [box color=gray]Synopsis from Goodreads: This dark and thrilling adventure, with an unforgettable heroine, will captivate fans of steampunk, fantasy, and romance. On her 18th birthday, Lena Mattacascar decides to search for her father, who disappeared into the northern …

Review: Starters (Starters #1) by Lissa Price

ARC Review: Starters (Starters #1) by Lissa Price Book 1 in the Starters series Publication date:  March 13, 2012 Book provided by Netgalley and the publisher   [box color=blue]Synopsis from Goodreads:  HER WORLD IS CHANGED FOREVER Callie lost her parents when the Spore Wars wiped out everyone between the ages of twenty and sixty. She and …

Review: Cerulean Sins (Anita Blake #10) by Laurell K. Hamilton

    [box color=blue] Cerulean Sins (Anita Blake #10) by Laurell K. Hamilton Audio book borrowed from library Vampire hunter Anita Blake learns what it’s like to be at the new end of a centuries-old bloodline-and just how far she’ll let herself get pushed around. [/box] Regina’s Review: 2 Stars/Grade D I started the Anita …

Joint Review: Drink Deep by Chloe Neill

  THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS AND SWEARING Drink Deep by Chloe Neill Chicagoland Vampires #5   AH’s Review – 3.5 stars Erika’s Review: 2 Stars and she’s done reading the series [box]Clouds are brewing over Cadogan House, and recently turned vampire Merit can’t tell if this is the darkness before the dawn or the calm …

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 …

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 …

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

  I purchased this novel My Review of Cat and Bones, I purchased this novel Grade: D I own every book Jeaniene Frost has written. I Love Cat and Bones. The first four books in the series are just plain old awesome. The last book (5) was just OK, it wasn’t great, but it wasn’t …

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: Shadowflame by Dianne Sylvan {Spoiler Free}

Blurb from Goodreads: Spread throughout the dark corners of our world lies the Shadow World, a society of vampires who feed off the living. In Austin, Texas, one woman must find her place within that world, before she loses everything…  It’s been three months since musician Miranda Grey became a vampire and married David Solomon, …

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: 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 …

When Blood Calls, by J.K Beck

2.5 stars D Rating This story had a lot of promise. The Pro’s: Good World Building, Not overly descriptive, paced pretty well. Interesting Secret arm of the government, sort of like Men in Black 🙂 Con’s: Shallowly written characters, instant Love, Not overly original concept, and some confusion on terms (Like Numen) The cover is …