Monthly Archives: January 2013

Review: Platinum by Jeffe Kennedy

Categories: 5 butterflies, adult, arc, Facets of Passion series, hot romance, Jeffe Kennedy, netgalley, power-play, RBR, romance, some bdsm
Platinum (Facets of Passion #2)By Jeffe KennedyEditions: ebookExpected publication: February 25th 2013 by Carina PressGenre: Adult Contemporary / Romance {Hot}Source: NetGalleyAlthea Grant's Charleston gallery might be suffering from the bad economy, and her artistic aspirations have gone nowhere, but she's doing just fine, thank you. When bad-boy sculptor Steel rides up on his motorcycle looking to rent studio space, his infusion of cash is more than welcome. But his art is raw, visceral, sexual—and completely inappropriate for her pastel world Read more [...]

Review: The Reece Malcolm List by Amy Spalding

Categories: 4 butterflies, Amy Spalding, arc, contemporary, netgalley, RBR, review, teen romance, ya
The Reece Malcolm ListBy Amy SpaldingEditions: ebook, paperbackExpected publication: February 5th 2013 by Entangled TeenGenre: YA Contemporary / RomanceSource: NetGalleyThings I know about Reece Malcolm:1. She graduated from New York University.2. She lives in or near Los Angeles.3. Since her first novel was released, she’s been on the New York Times bestseller list every week.4. She likes strong coffee and bourbon.5. She’s my mother. Devan knows very little about Reece Malcolm, until the day her father dies and she’s shipped off to live with Read more [...]

Excerpt: Jack and Yani Love Harry Potter by Mary Twomey + Guest Post: Tips for the Novice Writer

Categories: contemporary, excerpt, guest post, Mary Twomey, romance, spotlight, ya
Jack and Yani Love Harry PotterBy Mary TwomeyEditions: ebookPublished: November 15th 2012Genre: YA Contemporary / RomanceBest friends Jack and Yani do everything together. After Yani’s thirtieth birthday party, however, she decides to leave town on a spontaneous vacation to visit all the sites of the young adult fiction novels she loves, hoping that when she returns, she’ll have buried the secret flame she has for Jack.Forced by his friends to go on a road trip to track down Yani, Jack learns a lot about his best friend by reading the novels Read more [...]

Fluttering Thoughts: How Beauty Saved the Beast by Jax Garren

Categories: 5 butterflies, adult, arc, fluttering thoughts, Jax Garren, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, reinterpretation, romance, steampunk, Tales of the Underlight series
How Beauty Saved the Beast (Tales of the Underlight #2)By Jax GarrenEditions: ebookExpected publication February 11th 2013 by Carina PressGenre: Adult Steampunk / RomanceSource: NetGalleyJolie Benoit left her old life behind to become an agent of the Underlight.Training under Sergeant Wesley Haukon, she’s honing her combat skills, all the while coping with the intense sexual attraction she feels for Hauk. She keeps their friendship casual, but when his high school sweetheart transfers into their division, Jolie finds herself grappling with jealousy.The Read more [...]

#RAWBL: We’re Reading Unholy Ghosts by Stacia Kane ~ Jan 26 – Feb 2

Categories: events, RAWBLnext
Hey everyone! This is Beck and Livia's weekend fun, #RAWBL aka Read-Along Weekends with Beck & Livia. That's right, read-along! Fun, right?The Time: Saturday, Jan 26, starting 3 PM [GMT] through Feb 2The Place: TwitterThe Title:  Unholy Ghosts (Downside Ghosts #1) by Stacia Kane Next up:Feb 2:  Soulless (Parasol Protectorate #1) by Gail CarrigerFeb 16: Lover Avenged (Black Dagger Brotherhood #7) by J.R. WardFeb 23: Single White Vampire (Argeneau #3) by Lynsay SandsMar 2:  Lover Mine (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #8) by J.R. WardIf you wanna Read more [...]

Hoppity Hop Galore #24: The book that shook me all night long…

Categories: #FF, book blog hop, book blogger hop, meme
Oh my freaking gods! I can't believe how long it's been since I did some #FF galore! I'm deeply ashamed of myself. I've missed you guys!But enough about that, let us proceed to...Q:  What is the last book that kept you up late into the night just to finish it? It actually happened last night 😀 And the culprit was The Reece Malcolm List by Amy Spalding - I have to write the review of it after I'm done writing this up. But the short and sweet on it is that it's a fabulous book and I totally loved it. You should give it a try if you like Contemporary Read more [...]