Follow My Blog Friday & Book Blogger Hop (6)

This blogger hop was created by Jennifer at Crazy for Books.Follow my blog Friday was created by ParaJunkee’s View. TGIF! After my week from hell both at work and at home I am so HAPPY that it’s Friday! I’m still working on finishing and posting a review of One Foot in the Grave by Jeaniene […]

— Posted November 19, 2010 by Carmel / 34 Comments

Covert Art: Spell Bound

From Kelley Armstrong’s Website:Savannah Levine is in terrible danger, and for once she’s powerless to help herself. At the conclusion of Waking the Witch, Savannah swore that she would give up her powers if it would help a young girl. Little did she know that someone would take her up on that promise. And now, […]

— Posted November 18, 2010 by Carmel / 7 Comments

Wish List Wednesday (3)

From Amazon.caKelley Armstrong’s readers have proven themselves a dedicated fan-base: her previous hardcover collection of short stories, Men of the Otherworld, appeared on the New York Times bestseller list, and Canadian lists too – despite three of the stories having been available, unedited and for free, for years on Armstrong’s website. With a similar format […]

— Posted November 17, 2010 by Carmel / 7 Comments

Top Ten Tuesday(4) + Blog Award

Before I jump into my list for this week, I wanted to do a quick shout out to Avery over at Avery’s Book (and Other Fun Stuff) Nook. She was gracious enough to give me my third blog award, however I’ve already received this one and don’t want to repeat myself by answering the same […]

— Posted November 16, 2010 by Carmel / 18 Comments

Review: Kitty and the Midnight Hour by Carrie Vaughn

Title: Kitty and the Midnight HourAuthor: Carrie VaughnPublisher: Grand Central PublishingRelease: 2005Pages: 288 From Amazon.ca:Kitty Norville is a midnight-shift DJ for a Denver radio station?and a werewolf in the closet. Her new late-night advice show for the supernaturally disadvantaged is a raging success, but it?s Kitty who can use some help. With one sexy werewolf-hunter […]

— Posted November 15, 2010 by Carmel / 6 Comments

Musing Mondays (5)

Hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.  This week’s musing is a read and respond: I was reading Eleanor Roosevelt’s book, “You Learn By Living“, via Google Books the other day, and came across a quote that really struck a chord with me. The quote said this: “What counts in the long run , is […]

— Posted November 15, 2010 by Carmel / 3 Comments

In My Mailbox (1)

Weekly meme hosted by The Story Siren.Here are my upcoming reads for the next 2 weeks: My Soul to Take by Rachel Vincentbought from Amazon.caI’m looking forward to reading the first book of her Soul Screamers series. Not typically what I read but if it’s anything like the Shifters series I would hate to miss […]

— Posted November 14, 2010 by Carmel / 17 Comments

Follow My Blog Friday & Book Blogger Hop (5)

This blogger hop was created by Jennifer at Crazy for Books.Follow my blog Friday was created by ParaJunkee’s View.  This weeek’s questions: If you find a book that looks interesting but is part of a series, do you always start with the first title? Most of the time I do, it’s just easier that way, […]

— Posted November 12, 2010 by Carmel / 41 Comments
Review: Halfway to the Grave by Jeaniene Frost

Review: Halfway to the Grave by Jeaniene Frost

When I mentioned that I was going to be reading this book next I had a few people raving to me about how good this book is. At first I was skeptical, but after having finished this book in record time, my final thoughts are yes it is that good! This book had me hooked […]

— Posted November 11, 2010 by Carmel / 22 Comments

Remembrance Day: 2 Minutes of Silence

They went with songs to the battle, they were young. Straight of limb, true of eyes, steady and aglow. They were staunch to the end against odds uncounted, They fell with their faces to the foe. They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall not weary them, nor the […]

— Posted November 11, 2010 by Carmel / 0 Comments