Feature and Follow Friday – Blog Hops!

If you are new to the #FF fun, Feature & Follow Friday is a blog hop that expands your blog following by a join effort between bloggers. First you leave your name here and then you visit as many blogs as you can and tell them hi in their comments. You follow them, they follow …

Booking through Thursday: Age Inappropriate

In contrast to last week’s question–What do you think of censoring books BECAUSE of their intended age? Say, books too “old” for your kids to read? sponsored at BTT   I don’t believe in censoring for the most part.  When I was young, some of my first reads were V.C Andrews novels.  Appropriate?  Um no.  …

Hey I won an award!

Alyssa over at Hesperia Loves Books sent me a stylish Blogger award!  GO ME!!!  I feel like I have no identity.  I am constantly changing my site to suite my mood.  I think I like this current theme however, and maybe it will stick around for a while.  I’m supposed to tell you seven things …

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 …

“Waiting On” Wednesday: Taken by Fire

“Waiting On” Wednesday (W.O.W)  is a weekly event, hosted at Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. My Pick this week is: Taken by Fire, by Sydney Croft (AKA Larissa Ione and Stephenie Tyler) Taken by Fire is book #6 in the ACRO series, and I can’t wait!!  For more info …

Dragon Bound by Thea Harrison

Dragons! Yay Dragons! Totally lived up to the hype. Pia is on the run after being blackmailed by her loser ex-boyfriend into stealing one of the richest, and most dangerous dragon alive’s– treasure. Everyone knows, you don’t mess with a dragon’s treasure. Dragos is bored. Life is boring. Wohoo, made more money. Business crisis, yada …

Savor the Danger, by Lori Foster

Release Date: June 28th, 2011 What happens when you wake up naked–and in bed– with the woman you have been pining for; for a year, but you can’t remember how you got there?  Ask Jackson Savor.  Our favorite cowboy from the previous Novels When you Dare and Trace of Fever, Jackson Savor is a hard …

Die Cliffhanger Die!

There seems to be a new trend amongst authors lately, and it’s causing quite an uproar.  Cliffhangers.  Otherwise known as: I’ve ranted at a few of my favorite authors who use this plot device in their novels, and I can’t help but wonder, why would they do it?  Are they pressured by the publishers?  Agents?  …

Under Construction

Howdy there Blog Followers, Just a quick note to let you know that we will be updating the site, so please bear with our construction!  Things are changing; we will be getting a new look and new attitude!

She went there — Chloe Neill

I am an admittedly emotional reviewer, and this book really pissed me off.  I’m sorry if this sounds harsh, and I have no ill will towards the author, Ms. Neill.  I mostly enjoy these novels, but I cannot get behind cliffhangers.  I know that if you read this review Ms. Neill, that you will take …

The Hard Bitten Chloe Neill, and Sookie Stackhouse

Hey All,  So, Tuesday the 3rd was a big release day, I’m a bit behind.  Sorry about that.  The new Sookie Stackhouse book came out (Charlaine Harris) and Hard Bitten came out (Chloe Neill).  I own both.  I haven’t started either yet, which if you knew me at all, is odd.  I’m generally chomping at …

Kate Daniels #5 Signed Edition by Ilona Andrews – Powell’s Books

Last year, Powell’s Book Store in Portland, Oregon hosted Ilona and Gordon’s signing of Magic Bleeds.  They (Powell’s)  talked a lot of smack, and the fans brought it.  The fans blew the numbers out of the river, and this year, Powell’s thinks they are ready.  They ordered 150 copies.  I think us fans can totally …

My remote has puke in it. um Ewww.

If you’ve read my ABOUT ME page, then you know I have four kids.  My eldest will be seven in July, my youngest is 10 months old and my middle two are five and three. We’ve been battling this awful stomach virus this week.  It started with my youngest on Monday night.  He vomited for …

I am not a suck up!, authors Ilona Andrews

But today, I want to talk about one of my favorite author duo’s.  Ilona Andrews.  A husband and wife writing team of Urban Fantasy, which I think is just all kinds of awesome.  I would love if my husband shared my love of books and wanted to write with me, but alas, twas not meant …

Badlands by Seleste DeLaney

For a Novella, this was great. I would LOVE to see this world explored more fully. I am completely interested in learning more about the Badlands. The majority of this novel took place aboard the Dark Hawk Ship, manned by Captain Spencer Pierce. Amongst the crew; Henri {Medic} Zeke {Warrior/Weapons} Noah {Mechanic}. This novel made …

Hunting Human, by Amanda E. Alvarez

Release date: March 28th, 2011 ARC from NetGalley For two years, Beth Williams has run from the past, and the beast that dwells inside her. She is haunted by memories of being kidnapped and the savage attack that killed her best friend. Now Beth finally thinks she’s ready to move on…with Braden Edwards, a charming, …

Green Eyed Demon, by Jaye Wells

This is the third novel in the Sabina Kane series and it was…stilted. The book started out well, minus a few too many “Bitches” and other words that were used far too often. This is not a stand alone novel, and you need to read the previous book to figure out what on earth is …

How to Flirt with a Naked Werewolf, by Molly Harper

From the Publisher: I purchased this novel, release date Feb 22, 2011 Northern Exposure Even in Grundy, Alaska, it’s unusual to find a naked guy with a bear trap clamped to his ankle on your porch. But when said guy turns into a wolf, recent southern transplant Mo Wenstein has no difficulty identifying the problem. …

Review: Backstage Pass by Olivia Cunning

    From the Publisher:  October 1, 2010 Free book on Amazon [box]The first in a new erotic romance series, Backstage Pass is a sizzling mix of sex, love, and rock n’ roll. It’s been months since Brian Sinclair, lead guitarist for the famous rock band, Sinners, composed anything. Unable to write the music that …

The Greyfriar, by Clay and Susan Griffith

From the Publisher: Vampire predators run wild in this exciting steampunk adventure, the first in an alternate history trilogy that is already attracting attention. In 1870, monsters rise up and conquer the northern lands, As great cities are swallowed up by carnage and disease, landowners and other elite flee south to escape their blood-thirsty wrath. …