Category Archives: RBR

Review: With Proud Humility by Jess Mountifield

Categories: 4 butterflies, adventure, historical, Jess Mountifield, RBR, review, romance
    With Proud HumilityJess Mountifield; Kindle Edition, Published December 3rd, 2010Marie’s mother died protecting something, but what? Determined to find answers, Marie is prepared to go to any length to locate her mother’s legacy, even to pursue the man responsible for her death – Black Vane. No price is too dear to Marie, who gambles everything on a marriage of convenience to a ship’s captain she knows she can’t trust, but who may be one ally she needs. This is a historic story of romance and adventure, set on the Caribbean seas Read more [...]

Review: Hell on the heart by Nancy Brophy

Categories: 5 butterflies, action, mystery, Nancy Brophy, RBR, review, romance
    Hell On The HeartNancy Brophy; Kindle Edition, Published April 24th, 2011Czigany “Cezi” Romney is perfectly happy. Yes, she’d have liked to have graduated high school, perhaps even attended college and become a CSI rather than working for her father and Uncle as an asthmatic sidekick. But leaving Armadillo Creek would be impossible. A gypsy without family would be like a ship without a rudder – directionless, unable to function. [...]Can a petite gypsy woman bring down a man the FBI can’t find? Agent Stillwater isn’t giving her Read more [...]

Review: The Keepers of the Rose by D.J. Dalasta

Categories: 2 butterflies, action, adventure, D.J. Dalasta, history, RBR, review, some romance
     The Keepers of the RoseD.J. Dalasta; Kindle Edition, Published Published March 29th 2011Nestled off the coast of a charming little town in Nova Scotia, Oak Island is home to the longest running treasure hunt in modern times. The secrets hidden on the small piece of land have been thwarting treasure seekers for over two hundred years, consuming millions of dollars and costing multiple lives. For famed treasure hunter, Rock Tilton, the island is nothing more than an obsession.When Rock receives a call from his ex-wife, archaeologist Anna Read more [...]

Review: A Cannibal In Hell by John S Donnelly

Categories: 4 butterflies, John S Donnelly, RBR, review, surrealism
      A Cannibal In HellJohn S Donnelly; Kindle Edition, Published May 22nd, 2011On his first day in Hell, a man called Strife walks naked and confused through a desert. He misses his stolen lover, but he will not be lonely for long because there are cannibals in Hell. Strife is a man reborn in Hell who remembers only his name and two other things. First, that Rise is the woman who was taken from him. And second, that Yaw is the man who stole her, and who by this condemned Strife to Hell. If Strife is to re-unite himself with the woman he Read more [...]

Review: Tree of Life Saga books #1,#2 by Steven Smith

Categories: 4 butterflies, 5 butterflies, adventure, fantasy, RBR, review, Steven Smith, ya
       The Map of the Known World,  The Ordeal of FireSteven Smith; Lulu EditionPrester John rules the Known World with an iron grip. Through his servants, the fanatical Brotherhood of Redemption, his dominion stretches into every land. Meanwhile fourteen year old Elowen Aubyn lives a miserable life in an orphanage. Bullied by the other children and by the cruel Master, she dreams of escape and adventure, little realising that her dreams are about to become terrifyingly real. When an encounter with the mysterious Tom Hickathrift leaves Elowen Read more [...]

Review: 30 Failures by Age 30 by Katharine Miller

Categories: 5 butterflies, essay, humor, Katharine Miller, RBR, review
      30 Failures by Age 30 (Volume 1)Katharine Miller; Kindle First Edition, Published January 17, 2011 by KLM DesignsOnce upon a time, 30 was old. It was Grown Up. It was almost middle-aged. If you weren’t married, something was wrong with you. If you didn’t have children, something was wrong with you. If you weren’t settled down with life all figured out, you’d screwed up somewhere along the way. Or so it seemed. Here is one woman’s exploration of personal and social failures and the hilarity that ensues.- Goodreads on 30 Failures Read more [...]