Interview + Giveaway: Keri Stevens

I am pleased to welcome debut author Keri Stevens to Rabid Reads today! She’s the author of the new book, Stone Kissed, which actually comes out tomorrow (December 27, 2010). I recently read and reviewed this great book and gave it a 5/5 so it’s definitely worth checking out!    About Keri Keri was raised […]

— Posted December 26, 2010 by Carmel / 39 Comments

In My Mailbox (4)

Hosted by The Story Siren American Vampire by Jennifer ArmintroutThis will be the first book I’ve read by this author. I hear she has another vampire book. I might check it out after this one. This book also counts towards PJ’s Vampire Challenge 2011From: NetGalley The Cries of Vampira by Sean H. RobertsonThis novella is […]

— Posted December 26, 2010 by Carmel / 7 Comments

Happy Holidays from Carmel @ Rabid Reads!

I have another busy holiday season ahead of me. Today we’re having dinner at my father’s place. My older brother and sister will be there with their family, along with my little sister and her finance, my dad’s new girlfriend and some of her family as well. All in all, we’re expecting about 20 people. […]

— Posted December 25, 2010 by Carmel / 6 Comments

Follow My Book Blog Friday (9)

Follow my book blog Friday is hosted by ParaJunkee’s View. This week’s question: What are your plans for this fabulous day? It’s the day before Christmas! Can you believe it? I’m working until noon then I’m off to bake pies with my sister and drink wine. So I’m not entirely sure how much hopping I’ll […]

— Posted December 24, 2010 by Carmel / 23 Comments

Review: Stone Kissed by Keri Stevens

Title: Stone KissedAuthor: Keri StevensPublisher: Carina PressRelease Date: December 27th, 2010My copy: NetGalley From GoodReads: When Delia Forrest talks to statues, they talk back. She is, after all, the last of the Steward witches. After an arsonist torches her ancestral home with her estranged father still inside, Delia is forced to sell the estate to […]

— Posted December 22, 2010 by Carmel / 8 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Hope Santa Brings (9)

Hosted by Jess of The Broke and the Bookish This week’s topic: Top Ten Books I Hope Santa Brings 1 At Grave’s End by Jeaniene Frost: This one should come as no surprise. Ever since I discovered this series I’ve been hooked and I have some catching up to do. I need to be ready […]

— Posted December 21, 2010 by Carmel / 14 Comments

Cover Crazy: Siren’s Storm (2)

Weekly meme hosted by The Book WormsThis week I’m crazy about… What I love: This is an all around cool cover. The creepy green eyes with the green skin are a great combination! I stumbled across this over at All Things Urban Fantasy. This cover makes me want to read the book! From GoodReads: Nothing […]

— Posted December 20, 2010 by Carmel / 13 Comments

Review: Winter Wishes Anthology

Title: Winter WishesAuthors: Vivian Arend, Vivi Andrews & Moira RogersPublisher: Carina PressRelease Date: 12/06/2010My Copy: NetGalley From Goodreads: A woman has the Christmas Eve from Hell. Two cat shifters play naughty games. And a witch brings out the beast inside the man. The magic of the season takes on a whole new meaning in these […]

— Posted December 18, 2010 by Carmel / 2 Comments

Follow My Book Blog Friday: Featuring Me! (8)

Follow my book blog Friday is hosted by ParaJunkee’s View. Guess who’s this week’s featured blogger? Me! Go check it out! What do you think of my new look? It’s a Parajunkee Design original! A special thanks to Kristin over at Nocturnal Bites for giving me her spot on the waiting list! Don’t forget to grab […]

— Posted December 16, 2010 by Carmel / 41 Comments

Third Sentence Thursday (1)

Hosted by Sniffly Kitty’s Mostly BooksThis is a fun new weekly meme that I stumbled across last week. The concept is pretty simple but participating can be quite challenging! Here’s what you need to do: Find the funniest third sentence ever. Post it. Visit other blogs to vote for the best sentence. This week’s theme: […]

— Posted December 16, 2010 by Carmel / 12 Comments