Category Archives: review

Review: The Ruby Kiss (The Magic Knot #4) by Helen Scott Taylor

Categories: 3 butterflies, fantasy, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, review, romance
     The Ruby Kiss (The Magic Knot #4)Helen Scott Taylor; Paperback, 304 pagesPublished November 15th 2011 by Dorchester Publishing Company, Inc.A POWERFUL NIGHTSTALKERNightshade hungers to bring the strong and beautiful to their knees beneath the ecstasy of his bite, but he has never known sexual lust––not until he meets Ruby McDonald, the curvy redhead who wields attitude and strength like an ax, and who would be the perfect mother of his children. Caught in a clash between the Seelie and Unseelie courts, he vows not only her survival Read more [...]

Review: Youth and Other Fictions by Jonathan Cook

Categories: 4 butterflies, book tour, drama, fiction, Jonathan Cook, RBR, review
    Youth and Other FictionsJonathan Cook; Kindle EditionPublished September 23rd 2011Jonathan Cook's debut novel looks at the horrors of a school shooting and its psychological effects on those involved. Told from two perspectives--one a student's and one a teacher's--the story reveals the inner concerns leading up to the moment when the world falls apart and the anxieties of coping with the broken pieces afterwards.- GoodreadsWow...you know, I sometimes wonder why it is that we're so often fascinated with killers, and twisted minds, and despicable Read more [...]

Review: Coffee at Little Angels by Nadine Rose Larter @Nayes1982

Categories: 5 butterflies, bomy award of excellence, drama, fiction, RBR, review
      Coffee at Little AngelsNadine Rose Larter; Kindle EditionPublished May 26th 2011 by The Katalina PlayroomWhat do you do when you lose a childhood friend? What do you do when you know everyone is expecting you to come home? What do you do if you don't want to?Phillip, Sarah, Kaitlyn, Caleb, Maxine, Grant, Melanie and Josh grew up in a small town where they spent their high school years together as an inseparable clique. But high school has ended, and they are all living their own “grown up” lives, each under the impression that their Read more [...]

Did not finish: Fourth Reich Rising (Jack Shepherd Mystery Thrillers) by Tom Schwartz

Categories: did not finish, RBR, review, Tom Schwartz
   Fourth Reich Rising (Jack Shepherd Mystery Thrillers)Tom Schwartz; Kindle EditionPublished April 20th 2011 by RP Books & AudioThe descendents of Hitler's inner circle developed a plan for a Fourth Reich, like the Phoenix, rising from the ashes of the Third Reich. The key to success was to embroil the United States and Islamic countries in a major conflict, which would eventually drag in most of the world's nations. With the world in chaos, they would orchestrate their rise to power.- GoodreadsI'm sorry, but I couldn't do it. I just couldn't.I Read more [...]

Review: Legal Artistry (Bottled Up #5) by Andrew Grey @dsp_mm_romance

Categories: 3 butterflies, lgbt, m/m, netgalley, RBR, review, romance
     Legal ArtistryAndrew Grey; Years ago, Dieter Krumpf’s grandmother died and left him everything, including a photo album containing pictures of the art collection she left behind when her family fled the Nazis. Now, Dieter is calling on the services of a lawyer, Gerald Young, to determine whether his family’s legacy might be returned to him.Gerald doesn’t hold out much hope that the paintings will be returned, but Dieter’s earnestness speaks to him and he agrees to help. At first he concludes that while Dieter has a case, suing in Read more [...]

Review: Gypsy Knights (The Gypsy Knights Saga) by Two Brothers Metz

Categories: 3 butterflies, action, adventure, RBR, review, Two Brothers Metz, ya
     Gypsy Knights (The Gypsy Knights Saga)Two Brothers Metz; Kindle EditionPublished May 19th 2011 by LoudCloud PublishingFourteen-year-old Durriken Brishen has lost his parents, his grandfather, and though he doesn't know it, his Gypsy culture's dangerous gift.Taken in and raised on the rails by the first woman to pilot a freight train, Durriken has one remaining connection to his Romani roots: a small wooden box that hangs from the hammer loop of his overalls.The last gift he received from his grandfather, the box contains the world's first Read more [...]