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

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
Covert Art: Werewolf in Manhattan by Vicki Lewis Thompson

Covert Art: Werewolf in Manhattan by Vicki Lewis Thompson

From Thompson’s Website: Emma Gavin writes bestselling novels about werewolves, but that doesn’t mean she believes in them — and she certainly doesn’t think she’ll meet one. But that’s exactly what happens when her books catch the attention of a rich and powerful pack of Manhattan Weres, who have kept their existence hidden for centuries. […]

— Posted November 11, 2010 by Carmel / 0 Comments
WWW Wednesdays (1)

WWW Wednesdays (1)

WWW Wednesdays is hosted by MizB at Should Be ReadingTo play along just answer the following 3 questions: 1- What are you currently reading? Halfway to the Grave by Jeaniene FrostI am flying through this book. I love the story, the characters, the sex, the fights… basically I don’t have anything bad to say so […]

— Posted November 10, 2010 by Carmel / 6 Comments
Review: Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

Review: Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

I had a hard time giving this book a rating. I really enjoyed the beginning of this novel. The writing is beautiful and I immediately liked Sam as a character. At the half way mark though, the book started to drag. There were a few key story elements that hadn’t been explained yet. So at […]

— Posted November 9, 2010 by Carmel / 7 Comments
Musing Mondays (4)

Musing Mondays (4)

Hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.  This week’s is a sort of read and respond: After reading this article: Trendspotting: Readers’ Spending on Books, answer the following questions: What are your responses to this report? Does it match with what you -as a reader- have observed with your own buying habits? When was the […]

— Posted November 8, 2010 by Carmel / 7 Comments
Cover Art: Wolfsbane by Andrea Cremer

Cover Art: Wolfsbane by Andrea Cremer

I’m a little late on this, I’m feeling under the weather… It was all over book blogs yesterday and I can’t get enough of it. I haven’t read Nightshade yet but I can’t wait. I absolutely love the covers of the books in this series! To be released July 2011. Loads of time to get […]

— Posted November 6, 2010 by Carmel / 5 Comments