Category Archives: mythology

Review: Goddess Interrupted by Aimee Carter

Categories: 5 butterflies, Aimee Carter, Goddess Test series, mythology, netgalley, RBR, review, romance, ya
Goddess Interruptedby Aimee Carter;Editions: ebook, paperbackPublished March 27th 2012 by HarlequinTeenSource: netgalleyKate Winters has won immortality. But if she wants a life with Henry in the Underworld, she'll have to fight for it.Becoming immortal wasn't supposed to be the easy part. Though Kate is about to be crowned Queen of the Underworld, she's as isolated as ever. And despite her growing love for Henry, ruler of the Underworld, he's becoming ever more distant and secretive. Then, in the midst of Kate's coronation, Henry is abducted by Read more [...]

Review: Half-Blood (Covenant #1) by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Categories: 4 butterflies, Covenant series, Jennifer Armentrout, mythology, paranormal, RAWBLlinkup, review, ROMR, teen romance, urban fantasy, ya
Half-Bloodby Jennifer L. Armentrout;Editions: paperback, ebookPublished October 18th 2011 by Spencer Hill PressSource: own copyThe Hematoi descend from the unions of gods and mortals, and the children of two Hematoi-pure-bloods-have godlike powers. Children of Hematoi and mortals-well, not so much. Half-bloods only have two options: become trained Sentinels who hunt and kill daimons or become servants in the homes of the pures. Seventeen-year-old Alexandria would rather risk her life fighting than waste it scrubbing toilets, but she may end up slumming Read more [...]

Review: Dark Sins and Desert Sands by Stephanie Draven

Categories: 4 butterflies, adult romance, ex-military, Harlequin Nocturne, mythology, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, review, Stephanie Draven, terrorism, urban fantasy
Dark Sins and Desert Sandsby Stephanie Draven;Editions: paperback, ebookPublished October 18th 2011 by HarlequinSource: review copyEscaping a hellish Syrian prison, U.S. serviceman Ray Stavrakis emerged with uncanny mind-control powers and an eerie ability to morph into a mythical Minotaur. As a half man, half bull, Ray had legendary power, but only one woman could prove his innocence. The woman who'd driven him to the brink of insanity with her cool-eyed interrogation and her hot-blooded sensuality.But Vegas psychologist Layla Bahset had no memory Read more [...]

Review: The Goddess Test (Goddess Test #1) by Aimee Carter

Categories: 4 butterflies, Aimee Carter, Goddess Test series, mythology, paranormal, review, ROMR, some romance, ya
The Goddess Testby Aimee Carter;Editions: paperback 293 pages, ebookPublished April 19th 2011 by HarlequinSource: own copyIn a modern-day take on the myth of Persephone, 18-year-old Kate Winters is thrust into a mythical world, where she must pass seven impossible tests and outsmart a spiteful god in order to save the life of not just her mother but of her captor as well.~ Goodreads BlurbHur~hur, yes, I know, you've read this months ago. Everybody read this months ago, so it's obvious I'm reading it now, lol. Part of my personal charm, I find out Read more [...]

Review: How to Worship a Goddess (Forgotten Goddesses #2) by Stephanie Julian

Categories: 4 butterflies, erotica, mythology, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, review, romance
     How to Worship a Goddess (Forgotten Goddesses)Stephanie Julian; Paperback, 384 pagesExpected publication: December 1st 2011 by Sourcebooks CasablancaLucy is the Etruscan goddess of the moon, hunted by a powerful demon. One misstep and he will trap and consume her in his bid to escape the underworld. Lucy has stayed one step ahead of him, but she didn't count on falling for minor league hockey player Brandon Stevenson. John's not one of her worshippers, but he is determined to win over the gorgeous woman who watches him at every game and Read more [...]
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