Category Archives: did not finish

The Billionaire Werewolf’s Princess by Michele Hauf

Categories: adult, did not finish, fairies, fluttering thoughts, hot romance, hybrids, Michele Hauf, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, romance, shape shifters, vampires, werewolves
The Billionaire Werewolf's Princess by Michele Hauf Expected publication: June 1st 2018 by Harlequin Nocturne Genre: Adult Paranormal Romance Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Cool concept, but it didn't work out 🙁 D N F Fangs… …and faery dust Ryland James is a wealthy philanthropist. He’s also a werewolf, and the son of the Faery king. Indigo DuCharme seems like a typical socialite, but as she moves deeper into Ry’s world, something in her awakens—something she never could have imagined. She’ll need to accept her true Read more [...]

The Scarred Woman by Jussi Adler-Olsen

Categories: adult, contemporary, Department Q series, did not finish, fluttering thoughts, Jussi Adler-Olsen, mystery, netgalley, procedural, RBR, thriller
The Scarred Woman (Department Q #7) By Jussi Adler-Olsen Editions: audiobook, ebook, hardcover, paperback Published: September 19th 2017 by Dutton Books (first published October 6th 2016) Genre: Adult Mystery / Thriller Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: A lot of potential, but it just fell flat for me... D N F Detective Carl Mørck of Department Q, Copenhagen's cold cases division, meets his toughest challenge yet when the dark, troubled past of one of his own team members collides with a sinister unsolved murder. In a Copenhagen Read more [...]

The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco

Categories: action, adventure, bildungsroman, did not finish, epic/high, fantasy, magic, netgalley, RBR, Rin Chupeco, The Bone Witch series, witches, ya, zombies
The Bone Witch (The Bone Witch #1) By Rin Chupeco Editions: audiobook, ebook, hardcover, paperback Published: March 7th 2017 by Sourcebooks Fire Genre: Young Adult High Fantasy Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Not bad, but not my cuppa D N F The beast raged; it punctured the air with its spite. But the girl was fiercer. Tea is different from the other witches in her family. Her gift for necromancy makes her a bone witch, who are feared and ostracized in the kingdom. For theirs is a powerful, elemental magic that can reach beyond Read more [...]

DNF: The Sleeping King by Cindy Dees, Bill Flippin

Categories: bildungsroman, Bill Flippin, Cindy Dees, did not finish, fantasy, magic, mg, netgalley, RBR, review, The Sleeping King series, wizards, ya
The Sleeping King (The Sleeping King #1) By Cindy Dees, Bill Flippin Editions: ebook, hardcover, paperback Published: September 8th 2015 by Tor Books Genre: Young Adult High Fantasy Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Not bad, but not for me 🙁 D N F The Sleeping King is the first in an epic fantasy series, featuring the best of the genre: near immortal imperial overlords, a prophecy of a sleeping elven king who's said to be the savior of the races . . . and two young people who are set on a path to save the day. ~ Goodreads Amazon Read more [...]

DNF: A Vixen in Venice by Kate Deveaux

Categories: adult, billionaire, book tour, contemporary, did not finish, hot romance, Kate Deveaux, power-play (light), RBR, review, romance
A Vixen in Venice By Kate Deveaux Editions: ebook, paperback Published: May 8th 2015 by Totally Bound Genre: Adult Contemporary Erotic Romance Source: review copy In a Flutter: Not a good match for me D N F He’s an art thief on the run—with her heart. Look closer, into Totally Five Star Venice, where art curator Monique LeBres has just walked through the doors of the newly opened, swanky luxury hotel to assist with their art collection. Alessandro Bonnard, the world-renowned art connoisseur and collector, has been sent incognito Read more [...]

DNF: The Ultimatum by Katy Swann

Categories: 3some, adult, bdsm, book tour, contemporary, did not finish, Dominion series, hot romance, Katy Swann, RBR, review, romance
The Ultimatum (Dominion #1) By Katy Swann Editions: ebook, paperback Published: January 16th 2015 by Totally Bound Genre: Adult Contemporary BDSM / Romance Source: review copy In a Flutter: Good kinkery, but not for me D N F Once a submissive, always a submissive, right? Maybe she needs a little reminder. Frankie Hamilton is stunned when her husband, Jake, gives her an ultimatum—either she goes with him to a country hotel for the weekend or he’ll leave her. In an attempt to save her troubled marriage she agrees to go. But Read more [...]