Archives by Tag 'Books'



Review: Cotillion by Georgette Heyer September 26, 2011 | Fiction, Historicals, Reviews, Romance
cotillion-ghPublisher: Harper Paperbacks Copyright: 1953 Published: November 28, 1994 (1st 1953) Pages: 406 Form: Paperback Author: Georgette Heyer Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository MANY ELIGIBLE SUITORS VIED FOR HER HAND — AND SHE REFUSED THEM ALL! With the promise of her guardian’s vast fortune on the occasion of her marriage, the orphaned Miss

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Review: Miranda’s Big Mistake by Jill Mansell September 23, 2011 | Chick Lit, Fiction, Reviews, Romance
mirandasbigmistake-jmPublisher: Sourcebooks Landmark Copyright: 2009 Published: June 1, 2009 Pages: 488 Form: Paperback Author: Jill Mansell Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Even the worst mistake of your life can lead to true love in the end. . . Miranda’s track record with men is horrible.  Her most recent catastrophe is Greg.  He seems

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Who Are Your Go To Authors? September 20, 2011 | Discussion, Fiction, Historicals, Mystery, Romance
Duchess-jdWhen thinking about reading and exploring different genres, I have to say that I’m having a great time finding and reading new authors.  I have many of my book blogging buddies to thank for helping me to expand my horizons.  Had it not been for them and friends, I would never have enjoyed the epicness

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Review: Something Old, Something New by Beverly Jenkins September 19, 2011 | Black Fiction, Fiction, Reviews, Romance
somethingoldsomethingnew-bjPublisher: Harper Collins Copyright: 2011 Published: June 1, 2011 Pages: 336 Form: Paperback Series: A Blessing Novel  (3) Author: Beverly Jenkins Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository The citizens of Henry Adams are starting to take bets—will Lily Fontaine and Trent July finally tie the knot? All they want is a nice, simple wedding,

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Review: The Trouble With Magic by Madelyn Alt September 16, 2011 | Cozy Mystery, Fiction, Mystery, Paranormal, Reviews
thetroublewithmagic-maPublisher: Penguin Copyright: 2006 Published: January 3, 2006 Pages: 261 Form: Paperback Series: A Bewitching Mystery (1) Author: Madelyn Alt Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Bringing a little culture to Stony Mill, Indiana, Enchantments is one of the area’s finest antique shops.  But shop clerk Maggie O’Neill and her employer Felicity Dow do

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Thoughts: Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins September 12, 2011 | Dystopian, Fiction, The Hunger Games, Thoughts
catchingfire-scPublisher: Scholastic Copyright: 2010 Published: August 25, 2010 Pages: 455 Form: Paperback Series: The Hunger Games (3) Author: Suzanne Collins Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Katniss Everdeen has survived the Hunger Games twice.  But she’s still not safe.  A revolution is unfolding, and everyone, it seems, has had a hand in the carefully

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Review: Hounded by Kevin Hearne September 9, 2011 | Fiction, Paranormal, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
hounded-khPublisher: Del Rey Copyright: 2011 Published: May 3, 2011 Pages: 291 Form: E-Book Series: Iron Druid Chronicles (1) Author: Kevin Hearne Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Tempe, Arizona is as far removed from paranormal activity as is possible. And that’s where Atticus O’Sullivan, rare book salesman, herb peddler, and 2,000 year old Druid

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Rec Reads (2) September 4, 2011 | Fiction, Meme, Rec Reads
recreadsRec Reads is a new feature I’ll be posting every once in a while. It is just a post to show the books I purchased or acquired as a result of a great review by one or more of my fellow book bloggers. It’s just a quick and fun way to let my fellow bloggers

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Guest Post: Author Brenda Youngerman September 1, 2011 | Guest Post
Hi everybody, I want to welcome Author and Blog Buddy Brenda Youngerman to my little site. I asked Brenda if she would honor me with a guest post and she agreed! YAY! I’m excited because she is my first ever Author Guest Post and I appreciate her for it. Brenda writes what she calls fiction

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Review: Bit the Jackpot by Erin McCarthy August 30, 2011 | Fiction, Paranormal, Reviews
bitthejackpot-emPublisher: Penguin Copyright: 2006 Published: December 5, 2006 Pages: 291 Form: Paperback Author: Erin McCarthy Buy The Book: B&N | Book Depository Campaign manager-and vampire-Seamus Fox has had his fill of women, since he’s been keeping tabs on his presidential candidate’s wife and female entourage.  But suddenly he finds himself obsessed with a mysterious stripper

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