Monthly Archives: October 2006

REVIEW: The Hanover Square Affair by Ashley Gardner

The Hanover Square Affair by Ashley Gardner is the first regency mystery featuring Captain Gabriel Lacey. This is a strong entry into a wonderful series with a wonderful, wounded hero. The story opens with the return home of injured officer, Captain … Continue reading

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IE7.0, Books

I finally downloaded the new IE7.0 and I like it. Except for one blog that shows up broken like this one: Romantic SF & Fantasy. I would contact them if such info was available but I didn’t see any contact info. My … Continue reading

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Adaptation of a Nora Roberts Bestseller

And I still have it TBR. Do you wanna guess what that book might be?

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Fabio Comes out of Retirement

Only to show up on my favorite TV show: America’s Next Top Model. The girls photo shoot this week was to pose for romance novel covers and some of the topics were interesting like: the brothel girl, secret baby, secret … Continue reading

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New Books

These are the books that I bought today. I consider all except one impulsive purchases. I seem to be the mood for fantasy novels these days. Actual title and author names below. Any of these spark interest? Already bought?

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Smoke and Mirrors

After reading Robin’s article in At the Back Fence , I found myself a little taken aback at the tone and largely unmoved. Politics and romance. A nice mix, eh? You want my honest opinion? Are you sure?

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Book Delays, Reader Annoyance

What was the name of that book. Hmmmm. You know the one where the heroine and the hero are complete strangers to each other but that doesn’t stop them from sexing each other on a daily basis until lust turned … Continue reading

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Watch Out For: Cold As Ice by Anne Stuart

Cold As Ice by Anne Stuart is the book to watch out for next month. This book has generated so much buzz and all because the hero who works undercover is able to get the job done by any means … Continue reading

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Did You Watch It?

Did anyone catch the show last night? America’s Next Top Model. I love this show. Last night each of the girls had to portray a Hollywood couple and the couples included Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston, Brittney Spears and her husband … Continue reading

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Airs Above The Ground by Mary Stewart

Airs Above the Ground by Mary Stewart is one of my favorites comfort reads. What I love about Mary Stewart besides the great characterizations and the “magical” romance is that her setting plays an important role as the plot or … Continue reading

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October is the Month

for Breast Cancer Awareness and Pharmacy Appreciation, among other things. I will be sporting this theme for the rest of the month and then revert back to my old theme. Or I may tweak this one and keep it – … Continue reading

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