Cover Crazy: Die for Me (13)

Cover Crazy: Die for Me (13)

Weekly meme hosted by The Book WormsThis week I’m crazy about… The birds-eye-view of Paris dipped in red is pretty and I like the way that the vines that surround the title trickle down somewhat onto the girl in the red dress. This cover has an eerie, otherworld feel to it and the title choice […]

— Posted March 21, 2011 by Carmel / 28 Comments
Top 5 Sundays: Books for an UF Newbie (1)

Top 5 Sundays: Books for an UF Newbie (1)

Welcome to my first ever Top 5 Sunday! This meme is hosted by the lovely Larissa of Larissa’s Bookish Life. For more info on the rules be sure to pay her a visit. This week’s theme was an easy one for me. So, in no particular order: here are my top 5 picks of… Books […]

— Posted March 19, 2011 by Carmel / 19 Comments
Review: No Rest for the Wicca by Toni LoTempio

Review: No Rest for the Wicca by Toni LoTempio

Title: No Rest for the WiccaAuthor: Toni LoTempioPublished: September 7, 2010Words: 82,362 (approximate)My Copy: Book Lovin’ Bitches eBook Tours Communing with the dead is an everyday occurrence for PI Morgan Hawkes. A half-Wiccan witch who can commune with spirits of those caught between worlds, Morgan uses her talents to exorcise the trapped ghost or demon […]

— Posted March 19, 2011 by Carmel / 11 Comments
Rabid Bites: Cover Reveals & Shopping (4)

Rabid Bites: Cover Reveals & Shopping (4)

Here’s what caught my eye in the book world and blogosphere this week: Cover Reveal: Hunted by DJ DeSmyter From GoodReads: (August 9, 2011) Seventeen-year-old Lily Atwater has always kept to herself, living a lonely life with her workaholic dad. Not the most thrilling life, but it’s quiet and ordinary, two things she’s come to […]

— Posted March 18, 2011 by Carmel / 19 Comments
Review: Cursed Mates by Cara Marsi

Review: Cursed Mates by Cara Marsi

Title: Cursed MatesAuthor: Cara MarsiPublisher: Noble Romance PublishingPublished: December 2010My Copy: Book Lovin’ Bitches eBook Tours Nick Radford is a reluctant werewolf who’s been fighting the Beast within for nearly 500 years. He’s never killed a human, but the Beast is gaining strength and Nick may not be able to ward off his inner demon […]

— Posted March 17, 2011 by Carmel / 18 Comments
Review: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

Review: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

Title: A Discovery of WitchesAuthor: Deborah HarknessPublisher: Viking AdultPublished: February 2011Pages: 592My Copy: Won from Parajunkee’s View A richly inventive novel about a centuries-old vampire, a spellbound witch, and the mysterious manuscript that draws them together. Deep in the stacks of Oxford’s Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript […]

— Posted March 15, 2011 by Carmel / 17 Comments
Cover Crazy: Shadowfever (12)

Cover Crazy: Shadowfever (12)

Weekly meme hosted by The Book WormsThis week I’m crazy about… I’m liking this version of the cover more so than the original hardcover edition. I like that they kept the same overall colors and theme but it’s even better now with the addition of the girl. This whole series is Mac’s story after all. […]

— Posted March 14, 2011 by Carmel / 16 Comments