Monthly Archives:: March 2012

Two Dates Max Character Interview: Megan Nettle

Meet Megan Nettle Megan Nettle is an employee of a neighborhood gym in the suburbs north of Houston. She spends her time working, working out, and chasing her hunky neighbor Sean Maxwell. Just what is it about Sean that keeps her wanting more? Let’s find out. Missy:Megan, thank you so much for agreeing to my interview. I was afraid Sean might have warned you away. Megan:(laughs) Oh he tried. After his interview the other day, he called me up and… Read more »

Review: To Walk the Night by E.S. Moore

Title: To Walk the NightSeries: Kat Redding, #1Author: E.S. MoorePublished: January 3, 2012Pages: 352Genre: Urban FantasySource: Publisher (Kensington)Rating: DReviewed by: Erica Lynn Favorite quote: “…having his family jewels cut almost clean off should have kept the wolf down. I didn’t care how crazy you were, you didn’t get up from a wound like that.” summary from GoodreadsEven a vampire has to face her inner demons… Kat Redding is the very thing she hunts: a vampire, thirsting for blood, capable of… Read more »

Review: Nightborn by Lynn Viehl

Title: NightbornSeries: Lord of the Darkyn, #1Author: Lynn ViehlPublished: March 6, 2012Pages: 312Genre: Paranormal RomanceSource: Publisher (Signet Select)Rating: BReviewed by: Erica Lynn Favorite quote: “A whore is hard and cold. You’re softer than the silk you wear, Simone.”summary from GoodreadsThe High Lord of the Immortal Darkyn has sent his most trusted warrior, Korvel, to retrieve a coveted scroll that’s rumored to contain maps to Templar treasures and the secrets to eternal life. Uniting with Korvel to recover the dangerous artifact… Read more »

Publisher Spotlight: Tri Destiny Publishing

Tri Destiny Publishing –  -  A publishing company with a new concept: Help new authors hone their writing skills, build a better author platform to reach fans, and provide authors with the best resources possible in a warm and welcoming atmosphere.  We pride ourselves on giving authors the personalized attention they deserve, start to finish.  We believe in collaborative processes, from cover art to editing, working together to build the best book possible.  In an industry-first partnership with Autography,… Read more »

DNF Review: Wedded in Scandal by Jade Lee

Title: Wedded in ScandalSeries: Bridal Favors, #1Author: Jade LeePublished: March 6, 2012Pages: 336Genre: Historical RomanceSource: Publisher (Berkley)Rating: DNFReviewed by: Ellie summary from GoodreadsThe dazzling wedding of fashions of A Lady’s Favor dress shop are guaranteed to make any girl the talk of the ton. But the brides aren’t the only ones falling in love…. Lady Helaine’s father was cast out of society as a liar and a thief—a scandal which renders her unfit for marriage. In order to provide for… Read more »

Dewey’s 24 Hour Read-a-thon

It’s that time again! Dewey’s 24 hour Read-a-Thon is April 21st! It’s a time to put a dent in that TBR pile (as if that’s ever possible) and get your read on for a straight 24 hours. I’m signing up again. It’s a good way to force myself to sit down and read, uninterrupted. As we get closer to the read-a-thon, I will post my TBR pile.  Right now I need to read everything that’s on my Kindle and my… Read more »

Review: Dream Shadows by Ingrid Weaver

Title: Dream ShadowsAuthor: Ingrid WeaverPublished: February 7, 2012Pages: 336Genre: Romantic SuspenseSource: Publisher (Berkley)Rating: DReviewed by: Ellie Favorite quote: “We all do things when we’re in pain that we wish we hadn’t. We don’t stop to think about what it’ll do to other people, all we want is to find a way out.”summary from GoodreadsTrapped in a coma, Elizabeth Graye lives only in her dreams…where she hears the music of country singer Rick Denning and meets him time and time again… Read more »

Review: Darkness Bound by Stella Cameron

Title: Darkness BoundSeries: Chimney Rock, #1Author: Stella CameronPublished: March 1 ,2012Pages: 326Genre: Paranormal RomanceSource: Publisher (Grand Central Publishing)Rating: CReviewed by: Ellie Favorite quote: ““Why didn’t the man wear a shirt, darn it?” summary from Goodreads WHEN NIGHT FALLS After her husband’s tragic death, Leigh Kelly arrives on Whidbey Island determined to start over. Yet the tiny town of Chimney Rock is not as peaceful as it seems. Women have been disappearing, and Leigh can’t shake the feeling that she’s being… Read more »

Bloggiesta To-Do List

Bloggiesta is this weekend (3/30 – 4/1) and it’s time for me to formulate my plan of attack. If you’re not familiar with Bloggiesta, check out my post here. There is so much maintenance that I need to do for my blog. I don’t know if a weekend is going to be enough time. As of today, I have no plans (friends, family etc) so I should be able to spend the majority of the weekend on Bloggiesta. Here’s hoping… Read more »

ARC Review + Giveaway: Bear Meets Girl by Shelly Laurenston

Title: Bear Meets GirlSeries: Pride, #7Author: Shelly LaurenstonPublished: March 27, 2012Pages: 407Genre: Paranormal RomanceSource: Publisher (Brava)Rating: BReviewed by: Marq Favorite quote: “Tell me we didn’t have sex last night.” “As drunk as you were? I don’t think you could have gotten it up with a crane.” summary from GoodreadsHe’s big, burly, and way smarter than your average shapeshifting bear. He’s also about to get trapped by own his game. . . Lou Crushek is a reasonable, mellow, easygoing kind of… Read more »