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May 03 - Book Review

One Foot in the Grave by Jeaniene Frost | Audiobook Review

One Foot in the Grave by Jeaniene Frost Narrator: Tavia Gilbert Series: Night Huntress Series #2 Also in this series: Halfway to the Grave Published by HarperCollins on April 29th 2008 Genres: Contemporary Romance, Paranormal Romance Source: Los Angeles Public Library Format: Audiobook Audiobook Length: 9 hours 47 minutes My Rating: Purchase: Amazon You can run from the grave, but you can’t hide… Half-vampire Cat Crawfield is now Special Agent Cat Crawfield, working for the government to rid the world of the rogue undead. She’s still using everything Bones, her sexy and dangerous ex, taught her, but when Cat is targeted for assassination, the only man who can help her is the vampire she left behind. Being around Bones awakens all her emotions, from the adrenaline rush of slaying vamps side by side to the reckless passion that consumed them. But a price on her head—wanted: dead or half-alive—means her…

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May 01 - Book Review

Halfway to the Grave by Jeaniene Frost | Audiobook Review

Halfway to the Grave by Jeaniene Frost Narrator: Tavia Gilbert Series: Night Huntress #1 Published by Blackstone Audiobooks on 2007-10-30 Genres: Contemporary Romance, Paranormal Romance Source: Los Angeles Public Library Format: Audiobook Audiobook Length: 11 hours, 17 minutes My Rating: Flirting with the Grave… Half-vampire Catherine Crawfield is going after the undead with a vengeance, hoping that one of these deadbeats is her father – the one responsible for ruining her mother’s life. Then she’s captured by Bones, a vampire bounty hunter, and is forced into an unholy partnership. In exchange for finding her father, Cat agrees to train with the sexy night stalker until her battle reflexes are as sharp as his fangs. She’s amazed she doesn’t end up as his dinner – are there actually good vampires? Pretty soon Bones will have her convinced that being half-dead doesn’t have to be all bad. But before she can enjoy…

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Apr 26 - Book Review

3rd Annual Bloggoversary Giveaway #6

Featured Author: Laura Kaye Hearts In Darkness Two strangers… Makenna James thinks her day can’t get any worse, until she finds herself stranded in a pitch-black elevator with a complete stranger. Distracted by a phone call, the pin-striped accountant catches only a glimpse of a dragon tattoo on his hand before the lights go out. Four hours…Caden Grayson is amused when a harried redhead dashes into his elevator fumbling her bags and cell phone. His amusement turns to panic when the power fails. Despite his piercings, tats, and vicious scar, he’s terrified of the dark and confined spaces. Now, he’s trapped in his own worst nightmare. One pitch-black elevator… To fight fear, they must reach out and open up. With no preconceived notions based on looks to hold them back, they discover just how much they have in common. In the warming darkness, attraction grows and sparks fly, but will…

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Mar 26 - Book Review

Lynsay Sands’ THE GIFT in THE BITE BEFORE CHRISTMAS

by Lynsay Sands Series: Argeneau series novella Published by Avon, Harper Collins Genres: Paranormal, Romance, Steamy Source: Library THE GIFT in THE BITE BEFORE CHRISTMAS Anthology by Lynsay Sands and Jeaniene Frost Hardcover:  Avon October 25, 2011 Paperback:  Avon  October 30, 2012 Also available as an ebook Library download.  No remuneration was exchanged and all opinion presented herein is my own except as noted.   If there’s one thing an Argeneau knows, it’s when they’ve found their life mate. So when Katricia Argeneau is stranded with gentle, gray-eyed cop Teddy Brunswick during a snowstorm, she’s more than up for the challenge of convincing this chief of police that not only is he not too old for her but he’s sexy as well. They belong together, so what could possibly go wrong? http://www.lynsaysands.net/books/argeneau/bitebeforechristmas.html THE BITE BEFORE CHRISTMAS by Lynsay Sands was available on my library download and I’ve wanted to catch…

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Mar 05 - Book Review

REVIEW: THE IMMORTAL WHO LOVES ME

TITLE: THE IMMORTAL WHO LOVES ME AUTHOR: LYNSAY SANDS PUBLSHER:AVON PUBLISHED: February 24, 2015 SOURCE: EDELWEISS New York Times  and USA Today  bestseller Lynsay Sands continues her enormously popular vampire series starring the Argeneau family A few hours ago, Sherry Carne would have sworn that vampires didn’t exist. That’s before rogue immortals rampage through her store, leaving bloody chaos (literally) in their wake. The kicker comes when Sherry learns that one of the vamps on the bad guys’ trail may be her life mate. Her head says it’s impossible. The rest of her takes one look at Basileios Argeneau, and has much more interesting ideas. Whatever Basil expected in a life mate, funny, outspoken Sherry isn’t it. But mind-blowing chemistry and instinct don’t lie. They tell him something else too—that Sherry’s connection to the immortal world goes deeper than she knows. And that she’s in the kind of danger only Basil…

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Mar 03 - Book Review

Arrows of Desire (Even Gods Fall In Love, #3) By Lynne Connolly

Title: Arrows of Desire Series: Even Gods Fall In Love, Book #3 Author: Lynne Connolly Genre: Paranormal Romance, Historical, Erotic, Hilariousness Publisher: Samhain Publishing Release Date: March 3, 2015 Format: eBook Pages: 252 When the God of Love falls for a nymph, all seven hells break loose. Finished with the tutoring that taught him how to be an immortal, Edmund, otherwise known as Eros, steps off the packet onto English shores, and stumbles head over heels in love. There’s something different about Perdita Seaton and her secretive family, but for now a bigger dilemma looms. Revealing he’s the Duke of Kentmere could cut their courtship short. Yet abandoning his heritage means leaving his beloved sister at the mercy of the Titans. Even as Edmund steals Perdita’s breath with the speed at which he sweeps her down the aisle, she feels safe in the irresistible tide of passion. Her father, head…

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Mar 03 - Book Review

Madness For Love (Even Gods Fall In Love, #2) By Lynne Connolly

Title: Mad for Love Series: Even Gods Fall in Love, Book #2 Author: Lynne Connolly Genre: Paranormal Romance, Historical, Erotic, Hilariousness Publisher: Samhain Publishing Release Date: November 18, 2014 Format: eBook Pages: 255 The fight for their love will be a battle of Olympian proportions. Even Gods Fall In Love, Book 2 Wherever he goes, Blaize, Marquess of Stretton, hears the jingle of keys as society mothers lock up their daughters. No wonder: he is secretly the embodiment of Bacchus, god of wine and madness. Yet his melancholic heart is lonely. Until he enters a ballroom, hunting for the Titans who destroyed his father. One look at Lady Ariane Wells and he is consumed with an instant, almost violent compulsion to protect her from the attentions of another man who smells of Titan—Marcus, Duke of Lyndhurst. Ariane is no shy debutante. She knows what she wants, and it is the…

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Feb 25 - Book Review

Forever Mine By Monica Burns

Title: Forever Mine Author: Forever Mine Genre: Paranormal Romance, Erotic, Time Travel Publisher: Maroli SP Imprints Release Date: December 2, 2014 Format: eBook   Her future lies in the past When a bomb explosion thrusts Victoria Ashton backward in time to 1897, she’s forced to impersonate the Countess of Guildford. Despite Victoria’s attempts to convince the earl she’s not his wife, her counterpart’s infidelity, lies, and ill-tempered personality makes the task almost impossible. Worse, Victoria finds herself falling in love with a man who loathes her. Only when the earl learns to trust her does she realize her future lies in the past. But love always comes at a price, and she must make a painful sacrifice in order for them to be together. Her love is what will save him Nicholas Thornhill, Earl of Guildford has been searching for his missing wife for three weeks. Rumors of him being…

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Feb 24 - Book Review

Her Tiger To Take (Tiger Shifters, #4) By Kat Simons

Title: Her Tiger To Take Series: Tiger Shifters, Book #4 Author: Kat Simons Genre: Paranormal Romance, Erotic, Hilariousness Publisher: T & D Publishing Release Date: February 23, 2015 Format: eBook Pages: 138 Resisting her is impossible. After a lifetime of fighting his own kind, Nikolai Chernikov has been in self-imposed isolation for years. The taint of his father’s crimes hangs over him, and of all the infamous Chernikov brothers, Nick is most like their father. The fear that madness is only one bad decision away has kept Nick from seeking a mate for more than ten years. Then she comes into his life—the sexiest, most stunning tiger shifter Nick has ever known. Tatiana is everything he wants. And everything he can’t have. He’s the only man she’ll accept. Tatiana Loban-Gupta has tried to find a mate for more than three years. She was starting to lose hope when she caught…

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Feb 24 - Book Review

THE IMMORTAL WHO LOVED ME Review & Tour (Tourwide Giveaway)

 The Immortal Who Loved Me   An Argeneau Novel Book 21 Lynsay Sands Avon/HarperCollins On-sale: 2/24 ISBN: 9780062316004 E-Galley provided by publisher for review.   No remuneration was exchanged and all opinions presented herein are my own except as noted. Book Description: A few hours ago, Sherry Carne would have sworn that vampires didn’t exist. That’s before rogue immortals rampage through her store, leaving bloody chaos (literally) in their wake. The kicker comes when Sherry learns that one of the vamps on the bad guys’ trail may be her life mate. Her head says it’s impossible. The rest of her takes one look at Basileios Argeneau, and has much more interesting ideas. Whatever Basil expected in a life mate, funny, outspoken Sherry isn’t it. But mind-blowing chemistry and instinct don’t lie. They tell him something else too-that Sherry’s connection to the immortal world goes deeper than she knows. And that she’s…

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