Monthly Archives: September 2009

REVIEW: Ten Ways To Win Her Man by Beverly Bird

I’m currently going through a few of my categories right now and I remember enjoying Beverly Bird’s category romance, Compromising Positions. Since then I’ve collected a few of her titles. Today I decided to tackle “Ten Ways To Win Her … Continue reading

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GUEST REVIEW: Prey (Shifter Series No.4) by Rachel Vincent

Prey is the fourth book in Rachel Vincent’s “Shifters” series. To catch you up, I graded the first book, Stray, a DNF, skipped the second book, Rogue, and graded the third book, Pride, a B. When this book begins, it’s … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Trust Me On This by Jennifer Crusie

Trust Me On This was found at a resale shop several years ago. It’s been sitting in my TBR pile for just about that long. The price tag of it has skyrocketed since it’s been OOP. Sorry that this is … Continue reading

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Office Romance: His Girl Friday by Diana Palmer

Brace yourselves. I’m actually reading the categories I bought several years ago. This is not a reread. If you have read this book and have fond memories of it, then hit the back button because you’ve been warned. I’ve only … Continue reading

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Book Pimp: Discover The Wonderful World Of Megan Whalen Turner

All across blogland many people are discovering what a wonderful writer Megan Whalen Turner is and it makes me happy inside whenever I hear or read that someone else has discovered how awesome she is. Well, Fictionwise has all three … Continue reading

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Underwhelmed with "Children of the Sea" by Daisuke Igarashi

Children of the Sea (vol.1) by Daisuke Igarashi and published by Viz Media, US $14.99, 320 pgs. Rated T for older teens. “There are demons in the sea.” What can I say, the cover was arresting and the story sounded … Continue reading

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Reader's Corner: Last Page Readers

Believe it or not, there are readers out there who cannot help themselves when it comes to knowing how a book ends. They must always read the last page or the last chapter of a book. Is this you? I … Continue reading

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Lost in Translation: The Adaptation of Popular Novels Into Graphic Novels

So, I see that Patricia Brigg’s new graphic novel, Homecoming, has been doing well on the NYT bestseller’s list. Glad to see she has an audience there. As for me, I have no intentions of buying it. No offense. I … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Shadow Lover by Anne Stuart

Shadow Lover (1999) by Anne Stuart is a romantic suspense novel published by Onyx. It’s a standalone. Anne Stuart is probably best known for her dark heroes. Heroes who enjoy skirting very close to or stepping over the line. I’d … Continue reading

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TBR Challenge 2009 This Wednesday, Sept 16th

Just a gentle reminder for those who are participating in the TBR Challenge 2009. We have a review due this coming Wednesday on 9.16.09. The theme for this month is a simple one and that is to just pick an … Continue reading

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REVIEW: No Surrender (Devlin Group Series No.3) by Shannon Stacey

No Surrender (2009) by Shannon Stacey is apart of a series that is published by Samhain, LTD. The Devlin Group books are one of my favorite series because the stories are full of action with just the right amount of … Continue reading

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