Posts Tagged ‘January 2011’
C2′s Duckies Do Series Review of Turner Brothers Series by Courtney Milan Historical Romance Published by HQN In her Turner series, Courtney Milan tells the stories of three brothers (with very unusual first names) whose lives are shaped by their troubled mother. How each brother is affected and how each chooses to live his life [...]
LynneC’s review of Loose Ends (Steele Street, Book 11) by Tara Janzen Romantic Suspense published by Dell 25 Jan 11 This is, in a way, a letter of thanks to Ms. Janzten for writing a series of books that have given me so much pleasure for years. These books aren’t perfect, but they are the [...]
Ash’s review of Death’s Sweet Embrace (Dark Brethren, Book 3) by Tracey O’Hara Urban Fantasy published by Harper Voyager 25 Jan 11 To be honest, I don’t remember much of the first book. It’s been awhile and the details have just escaped me. I couldn’t remember the world or the characters. Luckily this one also [...]
Wendy the Super Librarian‘s review of Molly Cooper’s Dream Date by Barbara Hannay Contemporary romance published by Harlequin Romance 04 Jan 11 One of my duties while I was at RWA last month was to give a presentation to a group of librarians on category romance. My partner in crime for this endeavor was a Harlequin editor, who gave [...]
LynneC’s review of A Dark Sicilian Secret by Jane Porter and Bound to the Greek by Kate Hewitt Contemporary Romances published by Mills and Boon Modern 1 May 22 and 1 Jan 11 The next two books I read have similar themes, but while one works for me, the other doesn’t.
Sandy M’s review of Chasing the Sun (Blood Rose Trilogy, Book 2) by Kaki Warner Historical Western Romance published by Berkley 4 Jan 11 I hate it when time gets away from and I don’t get to those books I wanted to months ago. Chasing the Sun is one of those, after I read and [...]
Liviania’s review of Secrets of the Demon (Demon Summoner, Book 3) by Diana Rowland Urban Fantasy published by DAW 4 Jan 11 One of Sybil’s life goals is to convince me to read series out of order. Sometimes I give in; sometimes I don’t. It’s hard to resist when she hands me something like Diana [...]
Sandy M’s review of A Thoroughly Compromised Lady by Bronwyn Scott Historical Romance published by Harlequin Historical 18 Jan 11 What I always love about reading Bronwyn Scott books is that her heroes and heroines usually work together to resolve whatever conflict but still stay the course when it comes to their relationship. They have [...]
Sandy M’s review of Pride and Pleasure by Sylvia Day Historical Romance published by Brava 25 Jan 11 I’m the typical reader when I have a book I want to devour in hand – it doesn’t take long to get it read, and then I’m disappointed because it’s over and now I have to wait [...]
LynneC’s review of The Forbidden Innocent by Sharon Kendrick Contemporary Romance published by Mills and Boon Modern Romance 1 Jan 11 When Kate Hewitt told me that Cathy Williams’ In Want of a Wife?, based on Pride and Prejudice, is actually not the first in the series of adaptations of popular romantic classics, I had [...]
Ash’s review of Be Careful What You Wish For by Nick Howard Fantasy Romance short story published by Samhain 11 Jan 11 Well…I don’t really have anything good to say about Be Careful What You Wish For. I was looking for something fun and I got something bland.
Sandy M’s review of Noble Blood (The Gray Court, Book 2) by Dana Marie Bell Paranormal Romance published by Samhain 18 Jan 11 Dana Marie Bell had me sold on this story from the first page when we’re introduced to Jaden Blackthorn, a lost vampire soul who refuses to feed from others, even from animals, [...]
Gwen’s review of Shadowfever (Fever Series, Book 5) by Karen Marie Moning Urban fantasy hardcover released by Delacorte Press 18 Jan 2011 Well, well, well. Here we are. Finally at the end of this innovative and addictive series. I started reading it because I love Moning’s historical/time-traveling romances. I thought I’d see how one of [...]
Wendy the Super Librarian‘s review of Society’s Most Disreputable Gentleman (Wellingfords #6) by Julia Justiss Historical romance published by Harlequin Historical 18 Jan 11 One of the reasons I spend entirely too much time online is that I like chatting with fellow romance readers. And when I chat with them? I manage to also get [...]
LynneC’s review of Claimed: The Pregnant Heiress by Day Leclaire Contemporary Romance published by Silhouette Desire 4 Jan 11 I’m a big fan of Day Leclaire’s Dante’s Inferno books, so I looked forward to reading her entry to The Takeover series for Desire. I wasn’t disappointed. I had a great time with this book. Even [...]