Category Archives: mystery

The concept of hybrids in Secret Energy by Chris T. Kat

Categories: adult, Chris T. Kat, excerpt, glbt, guest post, m/m, mystery, paranormal, romance
Secret Energy (Shifters #2) By Chris T. Kat Editions: ebook, paperback Expected publication: August 29th by Dreamspinner Press Genre: Adult MxM Paranormal Romance / Mystery When wolf shifter Robin agreed to cover for his older brother Tim and Tim’s lover Jay, he never imagined feeling so stifled. Tim's overprotective attitude suffocates him. Pressure from within—the urge to find his own mate—mounts daily. With a little help from Jay, Robin finally convinces Tim to let him go for a run alone, but he has no inkling that his life Read more [...]

Bee on Books: Elixir by Ted Galdi

Categories: bee on books, contemporary, did not finish, fluttering thoughts, mystery, netgalley, RBR, Ted Galdi, ya
Elixir By Ted Galdi Editions: ebook, paperback Published: July 31st 2014 Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Disclaimer: here {if you're affiliated to the publisher/author in a monetary way, mention it} Source: NetGalley In a Buzz: I was disappointed by this book as it sounded really interesting and the main character is everything but a cliche, but too many parts of the story are just not convincing for me. D N F Meet 14-year-old Sean Malone. He has an IQ above 200, a full-ride scholarship to one of the country’s top universities, Read more [...]

Q&A with Julie Moffett & Giveaway

Categories: adult, bewitching book tours, book tour, contemporary, excerpt, giveaway, interview, Julie Moffett, Lexi Carmichael Mystery series, mystery, romance
No Biz Like Showbiz (Lexi Carmichael Mystery #5) By Julie Moffett Editions: ebook Published: July 21st 2014 by Carina Press Genre: Adult Mystery Romance Lexi Carmichael: Helping Geeks Everywhere Get Some Okay, so it’s not exactly as it seems, but that’s what is happening on the dating reality television show called “Geeks Get Some” that I, Lexi Carmichael geek extraordinaire, am called to work on. Not that I’m a fan of reality shows (I can barely deal with my own reality), yet I’ve been sent to Hollywood to find a hacker Read more [...]

The Mystery of Moutai by G.X. Chen Excerpt

Categories: adult, contemporary, excerpt, G.X. Chen, mystery, spotlight
The Mystery of Moutai By G.X. Chen Editions: ebook, paperback Published: April 14th 2014 Genre: Adult Mystery A teenager returns home from school to find a gruesome scene: the apartment he shares with his mother, Shao Mei, in Boston’s Chinatown has been ransacked and she is dead. There is a bottle of Moutai—the most exotic and expensive Chinese liquor—left at the scene and traces of rat poison in one of the two shot glasses on the kitchen counter. This was evidently a homicide, but who could possibly be the killer? Ann Lee Read more [...]

The Good, the Bad, and the Undead by Kim Harrison

Categories: 5 butterflies, adult, demons, elves, Kim Harrison, mystery, paranormal, pixies, review, romance, ROMR, The Hollows series, urban fantasy, vampires, werewolves, witches
The Good, the Bad, and the Undead (The Hollows #2) By Kim Harrison Editions: audiobook, ebook, hardcover, paperback Published: January 25th 2005 by HarperTorch Genre: Adult Urban Fantasy Source: own copy In a Flutter: Amazeballs! Rachel Morgan, sexy witch, independent bounty hunter, prowls the downtown Cincinnati for criminal creatures of the night. She can handle leather-clad vamps and a cunning demon or two. But a serial killer who feeds on the experts in the most dangerous kind of black magic is an ancient, implacable evil Read more [...]

Q&A with Nitesh Kumar Jain

Categories: contemporary, interview, mystery, Nitesh Kumar Jain, romance, ya
The Seventh Cup By Nitesh Kumar Jain Editions: paperback Published: September 25th 2013 by Cyberwit.net Genre: Young Adult Contemporary Romance / Mystery The Seventh Cup by Nitesh Kumar Jain is a well-crafted mystery novel that contains just enough elements of a Shakesperean tragedy to make the reader sympathetic to the sociopathic protagonist, Avinash, a drama student from Goa, India. Enter Verona Schmidt, an unsuspecting Swiss exchange student, to upstage everyone in the college Dramatics Club and to become front and center in Avinash's Read more [...]