Review: Ecstatic Evil (Tova Gallagher) by Amanda McNeil

Categories: 3 butterflies, adult romance, demons, fairies, paranormal, RBR, review, romance, werewolves
   Ecstatic Evil (Tova Gallagher)Amanda McNeil; Kindle EditionPublished July 7th 2011Tova Gallagher isn't just your average tough as nails, intelligent Bostonian. She also just so happens to be half-demon, and halvesies have an important role to play in the supe world. Whether they choose to go with the instincts of their demon or human half is supposed to predict the outcome of the endtimes, and now Tova has a deadline to choose sides. But all of that is hard to care about when she's just met a sexy stranger on the edge of the Charles River.- Read more [...]

Review: Timehole by John Nielsen

Categories: 3 butterflies, adventure, dark fantasy, John Nielsen, RBR, review, sci-fi-ish, ya
    TimeholeJohn Nielsen; Paperback, 120 pagesPublished January 4th 2011 by lulu.comStacy Carver, a seventeen year old schoolgirl, embarks on a fantastic adventure through time and space. After sending an unmanned spacecraft off course, she inadvertently provides herself with the ability to create wormholes using a common garage door opener. To prevent this power falling into the wrong hands, she must battle evil, both past and present. Her journey finds her trapped in the Middle Ages, where she must fight for her life while seeking a way home Read more [...]

Review: Brightwing by Sullivan Lee

Categories: 3 butterflies, adventure, crime, RBR, review, romance, Sullivan Lee
      BrightwingSullivan Lee; Kindle EditionPublished July 6th 2011 by Laura L. SullivanEdgar and Mallory Battle are on the run after a spectacularly violent escape. Now, with a trail of bodies behind them, they need a hostage against the inevitable standoff with the police. Their first doesn't last long, thanks to sociopathic Mallory. Edgar has been hiding his brother's crimes since they were kids. Now he's torn between family loyalty and self-preservation.They carjack Lucy Brightwing, a criminal fresh from her own heist, with a fortune of Read more [...]

Review: A Kingdom’s Cost by J.R. Tomlin

Categories: 4 butterflies, fiction, historical, J.R.Tomlin, RBR, review
    A Kingdom's CostJ.R. Tomlin; Kindle EditionPublished April 28th 2011Eighteen-year-old James Douglas can only watch, helpless, as the Scottish freedom fighter, William Wallace, is hanged, drawn, and quartered. Even under the heel of a brutal English conqueror, James's blood-drenched homeland may still have one hope for freedom, the rightful king of the Scots, Robert the Bruce. James swears fealty to the man he believes can lead the fight against English tyranny.The Bruce is soon a fugitive, king in name and nothing more. Scotland is occupied, Read more [...]

Book Chick City’s 100+ Books In A Year Reading Challenge 2012!

Categories: 100+ books in a year, 2012, bcc, challenge
Yes, I am signing up for it again!!I did fill the BCC 100+ Books In A Year Reading Challenge 2011 already, read some 130 books up to date (in 6 months, since I really got into it in like July xDDD) and still counting, so I'm totally signing up again this year. Don't give me that look, it fits with my other 2012 challenges as well and yes, I am a bit of a challenge fangirl xDDDSo for this year we'll wait it out until it starts, you know, so I can put here the Goodreads widget for it again and we'll check my progress easily. Have you guys signed up Read more [...]

Review: A Clockwork Christmas by Stacy Gail, P.G. Forte, Jenny Schwartz, J.K. Coi @CarinaPress

Categories: 4 butterflies, adult romance, anthology, netgalley, RBR, review, short story collection, steampunk
    A Clockwork ChristmasStacy Gail, P.G. Forte, Jenny Schwartz, J.K. Coi; Kindle EditionExpected publication: December 5th 2011 by Carina PressWe Wish You a Steampunk ChristmasChanged forever after tragedy, a woman must draw strength from her husband's love. A man learns that love isn't always what you expect. A thief steals the heart of a vengeful professor. And an American inventor finds love Down Under. Enjoy Victorian Christmas with a clockwork twist in these four steampunk novellas.Anthology includes: Crime Wave in a Corset by Stacy Gail Read more [...]