Monthly Archives: January 2010

Mission Flats, William Landay {Guest Review}

Mission Flats (Dell 2003) by William Landay is a crime fiction novel that I read and enjoyed several years ago. I recommended this book to Maili some time back and asked her if she read it, would she mind doing … Continue reading

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Upcoming Mystery Releases

Here is what I’ve found to be available within the next few months that I am buying/reading: Broken (June 22) by Karin Slaughter, it’s the next book in the Grant County series. The first book in the series was Blindsighted … Continue reading

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No Thanks, Apple, Already Have An Ereader

This is short and sweet as I’m sure many of you could care less for this topic but this is how I feel about Apple’s new creation (and no, nobody asked me). Here we go: No, thanks. The iPad changes … Continue reading

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2010 Reissues From Author, Jennifer Crusie

Seems that Jennifer Crusie’s publisher is reissuing some of her backlist for 2010 so BOLO. Tell Me Lies, Crazy For You and Trust Me On This, etc are all being released this year with new covers. She mentions that Tell … Continue reading

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Piracy…Again

Just ran across this article by another author ranting against Piracy. I’m all tapped out, I’m afraid. This isn’t my livelihood after all. But here’s your problem, to quote JD Rhoades, I don’t think anyone here is going to disagree … Continue reading

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Lead Me On, Victoria Dahl

Lead Me On (Harlequin 2010) by Victoria Dahl is a contemporary romance at 352 pages with a list price of $7.99 for paperback. Lead Me On is the third book in the Tumble Creek series. The other two titles are … Continue reading

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Manga Monday: ES (Eternal Sabbath), Fuyumi Soryo

ES Eternal Sabbath (Del Rey 2006) written by Fuyumi Soryo (Mars), paperback, 240 pgs, list price $10.95. Rated OT for older teens +16. Story completed at 8 volumes and are currently available. This author also wrote Mars. Wow, this is … Continue reading

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Wednesday's Child, Gayle Wilson [Guest Review]

Wednesday’s Child (HQN 2005) by Gayle Wilson (384 pgs) is a romantic suspense novel. This TBR Challenge review was submitted by fellow reader Janet Webb aka @JanetNorCal. This month’s TBR category is categories and as it happened, I spent most … Continue reading

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Manhunting, Jennifer Crusie

Manhunting (1993) by Jennifer Crusie, 288 pages, list price: $6.99 (B&N). That cover is of a reprint. I have in my hands the original, Harlequin Temptation #463 from September 1993. Just what is up with boxer shorts on the cover,huh? … Continue reading

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Explanation Behind Stripping Unsold Books

Borders bookstore is coming under fire for stripping and trashing unsold books (Trashgate). It’s a practice that’s been around for years. The reason for writing this post is because if you’ve ever been curious as to why bookstores strip unsold … Continue reading

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A Candle for Nick, Lorna Michaels [Guest Review]

A Candle For Nick by Lorna Michaels was going to be my December holiday TBR choice, but I got caught up in other things, so here it is, fresh for 2010. Good thing, because it’s not a holiday-themed book. Yes, … Continue reading

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