Book Buying Ban: December 1-31, 2010 (1)

Book Buying Ban: December 1-31, 2010 (1)

Christmas is less than a month away. Crazy I know! As a result, I’m imposing a book buying band upon myself for the month of December (1-31). I recently splurged and bought a Kobo eReader so, to make up for my new toy I will be getting my books from places other than Amazon. I’m […]

— Posted December 1, 2010 by Carmel / 4 Comments
Horror & Urban Fantasy Reading Challenge 2011

Horror & Urban Fantasy Reading Challenge 2011

I’m signing up for my second challenge EVER! This one his hosted by Book Chick City. The rules are quite simple, in a nutshell you must read a minimum of 24 horror & urban fantasy books between January 1, 2011 and December 31, 2011. Be sure you click on the above challenge button for full […]

— Posted November 30, 2010 by Carmel / 1 Comment
Top Ten Tuesday: BFF Characters (6)

Top Ten Tuesday: BFF Characters (6)

Hosted by Jessi of The Broke and the Bookish This week’s topic: Top Ten Characters I Wish I Could Be BFF’s With! 1 Faythe Sanders from Rachel Vincent’s Shifters series. She’s just a great all around character. Always the first person to stand up for those she loves and never afraid to go the extra […]

— Posted November 30, 2010 by Carmel / 11 Comments
Review: On the Prowl by Karen MacInerney

Review: On the Prowl by Karen MacInerney

Title: On the ProwlAuthor: Karen MacInerneyPublisher: Ballantine BooksRelease Date: 2008Pages: 384 Talk about a bad-hair day! Sophie Garou is a master at taming her inner beast, which comes in handy since she’s a werewolf. With a big promotion at work and a supersexy boyfriend, Heath (whom she recently spotted leaving a jewelry store with a […]

— Posted November 29, 2010 by Carmel / 8 Comments
Award: The Versatile Blogger

Award: The Versatile Blogger

I’ve been given this award by three different bloggers this weekend. Wow! Thanks Mariya, Cyndi and Miranda for all the love! I’ve already received this award and answered the questions, those who are curious can check out my previous post here. Don’t forget to check out these awesome blogs: About the Blogger I review Urban […]

— Posted November 28, 2010 by Carmel / 0 Comments
In My Mailbox: Kobo and more! (2)

In My Mailbox: Kobo and more! (2)

Hosted by The Story SirenI finally bit the bullet and bought an eReader! It was a tough decision but after extensive research I choose Chapters’ Kobo. Mainly because it was the best option for me in Canada. I thought about getting my sister in Washington DC to buy me a Kindle and register it under […]

— Posted November 28, 2010 by Carmel / 8 Comments
Review: Strange Neighbors by Ashlyn Chase

Review: Strange Neighbors by Ashlyn Chase

Title: Strange NeighborsAuthor: Ashlyn ChasePublisher: Sourcebooks CasablancaRelease: 2010Pages: 384 From Amazon.ca He’s looking for peace, quiet, and a little romance… There’s never a dull moment when hunky all-star pitcher and shapeshifter Jason Falco invests in an old Boston brownstone apartment building full of supernatural creatures. But when Merry MacKenzie moves into the ground floor apartment, […]

— Posted November 26, 2010 by Carmel / 4 Comments