Contest: 150 Followers Giveaway

Contest: 150 Followers Giveaway

This week I just hit 100 followers so I decided that it would be a good time for my first ever giveaway! Up for grabs are books from two of my favorite authors: Kelley Armstrong‘s Women of the Otherworld Series: Bitten, Stolen, Dime Store Magic, Industrial Magic, Haunted, Broken, No Humans Involved, Personal Demon, Living […]

— Posted November 5, 2010 by Carmel / 370 Comments
Follow My Blog Friday & Book Blogger Hop (4)

Follow My Blog Friday & Book Blogger Hop (4)

This blogger hop was created by Jennifer at Crazy for Books.Follow my blog Friday was created by ParaJunkee’s View.Friday! Finally! I thought it would never arrive. Having worked straight through last weekend I am in desperate need of a day off. I fully intend to be a lazy bum all day Saturday; Sunday is a […]

— Posted November 5, 2010 by Carmel / 24 Comments
Review: Howling at the Moon by Karen MacInerney

Review: Howling at the Moon by Karen MacInerney

I came across this author while surfing the bloggosphere searching for a new werewolf series to begin. I was very pleased to make Karen MacInerney‘s acquaintance! (so to speak) I didn’t have any expectations when I started reading this book but quickly became enthralled. There are quite a few pop culture references made throughout this […]

— Posted November 4, 2010 by Carmel / 6 Comments
Award (2)

Award (2)

This award was given to me by smittenkitten @ Smutty Dirty BitchThanks so much for the award! This is my second one in under a month so I must be doing something right! I’d also like to thank all of my followers for supporting my reading addiction! Rules Thank and link back to the person […]

— Posted November 4, 2010 by Carmel / 7 Comments
Tidbit Thursday (2)

Tidbit Thursday (2)

Welcome to my first Tidbit Thursday! It is my new weekly feature! Tidbit Thursday is exactly that. A small morsel of gossip from my everyday life that I have decided to share with my followers. Happy Thursday! You know what that means: only one more day until the weekend! Also, I hit 100 followers on […]

— Posted November 4, 2010 by Carmel / 0 Comments
Wishlist Wednesday (2)

Wishlist Wednesday (2)

Nightshade by Andrea CremerFrom Amazon.ca : “Calla Tor has always known her destiny: After graduating from the Mountain School, she’ll be the mate of sexy alpha wolf Ren Laroche and fight with him, side by side, ruling their pack and guarding sacred sites for the Keepers. But when she violates her masters’ laws by saving […]

— Posted November 3, 2010 by Carmel / 3 Comments
Top Ten Tuesday (3)

Top Ten Tuesday (3)

Hosted by Anna of The Broke and the Bookish This week’s topic:Top Ten Books That Made You Cry The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold: This book tops the list of tear jerkers for me. The story is just so tragic, the characters’ pain so real. I dare anyone to read this book and NOT cry! […]

— Posted November 2, 2010 by Carmel / 15 Comments
Review: Men of the Otherworld by Kelley Armstrong

Review: Men of the Otherworld by Kelley Armstrong

I can’t believe it’s taken me a full week to read this book! Darn work commitments getting in the way! I’m a big fan of Kelley Armstrong, especially her books in this series that deal with werewolves. Clay Danvers made my Top Ten Fictional Crushes list. So of course I was happy that there was more! […]

— Posted November 1, 2010 by Carmel / 7 Comments
Musing Mondays (3)

Musing Mondays (3)

Hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. This week’s musing asks: Do you have any special reading that you do as it gets closer to Christmas? If so, tell us about it! And, if not, tell us why not! I don’t typically read anything special for the holiday season unless there’s a lot of hype […]

— Posted November 1, 2010 by Carmel / 9 Comments
Follow My Blog Friday & Book Blogger Hop (3)

Follow My Blog Friday & Book Blogger Hop (3)

This blogger hop was created by Jennifer at Crazy for Books.Follow my blog Friday was created by ParaJunkee’s View.Happy Friday everyone! Unfortunately I don’t get a weekend this week as I’ll be working straight through but hopefully you will make the best of yours. Don’t feel sorry for me, check out my Tidbit Thursday feature […]

— Posted October 29, 2010 by Carmel / 19 Comments
Tidbit Thursday (1)

Tidbit Thursday (1)

Welcome to my first Tidbit Thursday! It is my new weekly feature! Tidbit Thursday is exactly that. A small morsel of gossip from my everyday life that I have decided to share with my followers. This week is shaping up to be a busy week for me. Hopefully I’ll get the chance to finish reading […]

— Posted October 28, 2010 by Carmel / 1 Comment