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)

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)

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)

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

Wish List Wednesday (1)

The Host by Stephenie Meyer.Goodreads: “The earth has been invaded by a species that take over the minds of their human hosts while leaving their bodies intact, and most of humanity has succumbed. But Melanie Stryder refuses to fade away. Wanderer, the invading “soul” who has been given Melanie’s body, knew about the challenges of […]

— Posted October 27, 2010 by Carmel / 3 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday (2)

Hosted by Tahleen of The Broke and the Bookish This week’s topic: Top Ten Scariest Books!  The Shining by Stephen King: It’s King… need I say more? The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris: I loved all of these books but they definitely gave me the heeby jeebies! The Short Stories of Edgar Allan Poe: […]

— Posted October 26, 2010 by Carmel / 7 Comments

Blog Award

Wow! My first award! Cool! Thank you Missy’s Reads & Reviews. Rules: Thank and link back to the person that gave this award. Answer the 10 survey questions. Pass the award along to 15 bloggers who you have recently discovered and who you think are fantastic. Contact the bloggers you’ve picked to let them know […]

— Posted October 25, 2010 by Carmel / 9 Comments

Musing Mondays (2)

Hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. This week’s musing asks: About how many books (roughly) would you say you own?) If you don’t have a clue how many, do you care to know? Why, or why not? This is a tough one! In my house I have about 20, but that’s not counting the […]

— Posted October 25, 2010 by Carmel / 1 Comment

Follow My Blog Friday & Book Blogger Hop (2)

Follow my blog Friday was created by ParaJunkee’s View. Here are the rules: Follow the Follow My Book Blog Friday Host { Parajunkie.com } and any one else you want to follow on the list Follow our Featured Bloggers –What Book Is That? Put your Blog name & URL in the Linky thing. Grab the […]

— Posted October 22, 2010 by Carmel / 45 Comments

Review: Skin Trade by Laurell K. Hamilton

This book was exactly what I have come to expect from the Anita Blake Vampire Hunter series. It didn’t blow my socks off but it was a good read with plenty of action and paranormal goodies. However, Skin Trade did stray slightly from the typical pattern of a book in this series. Mostly because Anita […]

— Posted October 21, 2010 by Carmel / 3 Comments