Fraterfest 2013

Fraterfest 2013

Fraterfest 2013 is here and it is time to set those reading goals, brew get the snacks handy, brew the coffee and stake out my favorite reading spots.  For those of you who don’t know, Fraterfest is a Halloween read-a-thon, hosted at Caffeinated Book Reviewer. Books I Will Be Choosing From I am not the […]

Something Wicked Returns

Something Wicked Returns

Something Wicked is back and promises to be frightfully fun! For those of you are are hearing of it for the first time, it is a book blog giveaway hop and featured posts that revolve around Halloween and it is hosted by the fabulous foursome, Heidi at Rainy Day Ramblings, Maja at The Nocturnal Library, Candace […]

Fall Into a New Series

Fall Into a New Series

Recently released first in series that are in stores now.  If you have reviewed any of these, feel free to link up in the Inlinkz at the bottom. CAUTION:  Not all books are appropriate for young readers. A Study in Silks (Baskerville Affair) by Emma Jane Holloway   [GOODREADS]   [AMAZON] Bound by Night (Moonbound […]

Weekly Recap

Weekly Recap

I have been getting some good reading in despite the fact that I feel a reading slump coming on.  I will do what I usually do, read through it, choose some books that are out of my genre to change it up, and read what appeals to me regardless of release date, but am open […]

The Heavens Rise by Christopher Rice

The Heavens Rise by Christopher Rice

It’s been a decade since the Delongpre family vanished near Bayou Rabineaux, and still no one can explain the events of that dark and sweltering night. No one except Niquette Delongpre, the survivor who ran away from the mangled stretch of guardrail on Highway 22 where the impossible occurred…and kept on running. Who left behind […]

Waiting and Wishing

Waiting and Wishing

Contemporary Romance A Madaris Bride For Christmas by Brenda Jackson  (Expected publication: October 29, 2012) Celebrating Brenda Jackson’s 100th novel.  What an accomplishment! One by one, Madaris men have surrendered to the matchmaking schemes of Felicia Laverne Madaris, matriarch of the family. But Lee Madaris isn’t letting anyone else control his destiny. He’ll bring a bride […]

Full Blooded by Amanda Carlson

Full Blooded by Amanda Carlson

Born the only female in an all male race, Jessica McClain isn’t just different—she’s feared. After living under the radar for the last twenty-six years, Jessica is thrust unexpectedly into her first change, a full ten years late. She wakes up and finds she’s in the middle of a storm. Now that she’s become the […]

Weekly Recap

Weekly Recap

It has been awhile since I have written a Sunday Post, a few months, in fact.  Life has been busy.  My daughter moved, so that came with all the things that a mom is happy to do along with other things that life brings us.  My husband is working longer hours, but less days.  I […]

DNF List

DNF List

I used to be a real stickler for finishing a book, but thankfully I have overcome by compulsion for rules and am taking another step closer to ridding myself of the obstacles that rob me from enjoying what I read. Of Grave Concern (Ophelia Wylde Paranormal Mystery #1) by Max McCoy After reading about a […]

Dead Until Dark by Charlaine Harris

Dead Until Dark by Charlaine Harris

I have hoards of books that are on my TBR pile, many that I have already purchased, that are a struggle to get to.  You probably have them too.  You know, the ones that have such an old publication date that you wonder if there is any hope at all to fit them with all […]