Category Archives: netgalley

Review: Deadly Offer by Vicki Doudera

Categories: contemporary, cozy mystery, Darby Farr series, did not finish, netgalley, RBR, review, Vicki Doudera
Deadly Offerby Vicki Doudera;Editions: ebook, paperback;Published April 8th 2012 by Midnight Ink;Source: netgalley;High-stakes real estate and a tangled vine of secretsWhen Darby Farr’s assistant hears that his sister, Selena, has suddenly died in her hottub, they travel to Selena’s magnificent vineyard estate nestled in the heart of southern California wine country. There, Darby discovers that Selena was entertaining offers from three overeager prospective buyers — and Selena’s death was no accident. As a saboteur wreaks havoc on the property, Read more [...]

Review: Grave Mercy by R.L. LaFevers

Categories: 4 butterflies, His Fair Assassin series, historical, netgalley, paranormal, R.L. LaFevers, RBR, review, some romance, ya
Grave Mercy (His Fair Assassin #1)by R.L. LaFevers;Editions: ebook, hardcover, paperback;Published April 3rd 2012 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt;Source: netgalley;Why be the sheep, when you can be the wolf?Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage into the sanctuary of the convent of St. Mortain, where the sisters still serve the gods of old. Here she learns that the god of Death Himself has blessed her with dangerous gifts—and a violent destiny. If she chooses to stay at the convent, she will be trained as an assassin Read more [...]

Review: Darkest Knight by Karen Duvall

Categories: 3 butterflies, adult romance, angels, gargoyles, Karen Duvall, Knight's Curse series, knights, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, review, urban fantasy
Darkest Knight (Knight's Curse #2)by Karen Duvall;Editions: ebook, paperbackPublished March 20th 2012 by LunaSource: netgalley"Betray your sisters or your lover. You choose."After the warrior she loves saved her from a murderous gargoyle, Chalice watched helplessly as Aydin turned into a gargoyle himself. Now, free from the curse that enslaved her, Chalice pledges to join her sister knights in The Order of the Hatchet—and do whatever it takes to regain Aydin's humanity…and his love. What she encounters within their hallowed sanctuary is pure Read more [...]

Review: Much Ado About Rogues by Kasey Michaels

Categories: 4 butterflies, adult romance, Blackthorn Brothers series, historical, Kasey Michaels, netgalley, RBR, regency, review
Much Ado About Roguesby Kasey Michaels;Editions: ebook, paperbackPublished March 20th 2012 by HQN Books (first published February 21st 2012)Source: netgalleyMeet the Blackthorn Brothers—three unrepentant scoundrels infamous for being mad, bad and perilous to love.Who is the darkly handsome Don John "Black Jack" Blackthorn? With his air of mystery and menace, the whispers about him hint of highwayman or government agent or even dark prince. But no one knows what it is Black Jack does…or how dangerous he can truly be. Now Jack's mentor has disappeared, Read more [...]

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: Spellcaster by Cara Lynn Shultz

Categories: 3 butterflies, Cara Lynn Shultz, netgalley, RBR, review, Spellbound series, teen romance, witches, ya
Spellcasterby Cara Lynn Shultz;Editions: ebook, paperbackPublished March 27th 2012 by Harlequin TeenSource: netgalleyFinding your eternal soulmate - easy.Stopping a true-love-hungry evil - not so much…After breaking a centuries-old romantic curse, Emma Connor is (almost) glad to get back to normal problems. Although...it's not easy dealing with the jealous cliques and gossip that rule her exclusive Upper East Side prep, even for a sixteen-year-old newbie witch. Having the most-wanted boy in school as her eternal soul mate sure helps ease the pain-especially Read more [...]