It’s the last day of the month which means it’s time to check out what we’re going to be reading next month in: View all the previous Hot Off The Press posts here *Note: From now on, the Hot Off the Press posts will go up on the last day of the month instead of the last Friday of the month. My TBR Pile: And what is the bane of my existence up to today? Me: Look don’t start. I’m juggling 48 million things right now including Spooky Legends starting tomorrow and I don’t have the energy to deal with… Read more »
Monthly Archives:: September 2011
Spooky Legends Starts Tomorrow! This post will be updated daily throughout the Spooky Legends event with links to the posts below. Giveaways are subject to change so read each post carefully before entering. Check the announcement post for full details, covers, and author links for the Spooky Legends 2011 event. INT: International TBD: To Be Determined Date Site Author Title Urban Legend Giveaway 10/1/2011 ATUF Estep, Jennifer Spider’s Revenge The Hook on the Door 1 copy, US only 10/1/2011 DFT Humphreys, Sara Taney Unleashed Candyman 2 copies, US & CAN only 10/2/2011 ATUF Treanor, Marie Blood Eternal The Vampire with… Read more »
*This title will be released on September 27, 2011* Title: Sins of the Angels Author: Linda Poitevin Series: The Grigori Legacy #1 Cover Art: Michael Heath Genre: Urban Fantasy Excerpt: Yes Source: Publisher Reviewed by: Abigail Paperback: 336 pages Publisher: Ace (September 27, 2011) ISBN-10: 0441020917 ISBN-13: 978-0441020911 Sexual Content: Kissing Rating: Okay – A few good points, but with significant flaws. Library/swap/borrow if you want. Description A detective with a secret lineage. An undercover Hunter with a bullet-proof soul. And a world made to pay for the sins of an angel… Homicide detective Alexandra Jarvis answers to no one…. Read more »
*This title will be released on October 4, 2011* Title: Angels of Darkness Author: Ilona Andrews, Nalini Singh,Meljean Brook, Sharon Shinn Series: Anthology – Alphas, Guild Hunter #4.5, The Guardians #7.5, Samaria Cover Art: N/A Genre: Paranormal Romance Excerpt: Yes Source: Publisher Reviewed by: Abigail Paperback: 416 pages Publisher: Berkley Trade (October 4, 2011) ISBN-10: 0425243125 ISBN-13: 978-0425243121 Sexual Content: See each story Rating: Good – A fun read with minor flaws. Maybe read an excerpt before buying. Description Tales of alpha angels…from four alpha authors. They soar through the night, unearthly creatures of legends and lore. Four masters of… Read more »
COLD KISS is a mood piece, haunting and clear. It is a sad song, a scrap of poetry, an intimate glimpse of grief and adolescence and redemption. Despite the oh so brief moment in time that we share with Wren, the author fills in all of the real, delicate little details that allow all of these characters to go straight to the heart.
In SPIDER’S REVENGE Gin’s battle with Mab, simmering in the background for so long, finally comes to a head. Estep pits Gin and Mab head to head right from the start, and the fight is just as explosive and difficult as one would expect. On top of that, with Owen and Bria in her life, Gin’s emotional scar tissue is breaking up. At a time with the Spider has to face the ultimate fight with her nemesis, she also has a lot more to lose than just her own life.
*This title will be released on October 4, 2011* Title: A Touch of Crimson Author: Sylvia Day Series: Renegade Angels #1 Cover Art: Tony Mauro Genre: Paranormal Romance Excerpt: Yes Source: Publisher Reviewed by: Abigail Mass Market Paperback: 368 pages Publisher: Signet (October 4, 2011) ISBN-10: 0451234995 ISBN-13: 978-0451234995 Sexual Content: Several graphic sex scenes Rating: Good – A fun read with minor flaws. Maybe read an excerpt before buying. Description Can a love that transcends death survive a war between angels, vampires, and lycans? An angel with immense power and insatiable desire, Adrian Mitchell leads an elite Special Ops… Read more »
Title: Entangled Author: Edie Ramer, Misty Evans, Michelle Miles, Lori Brighton, Dale Mayer, Nancy Haddock, Michelle Diener, Cynthia Eden, Liz Kreger, Jennifer Estep, and Allison Brennan Series: N/A Cover Art: N/A Genre: Urban Fantasy Excerpt: Misty Evans, Michelle Miles, Nancy Haddock, Jennifer Estep, Cynthia Eden Source: Jennifer Estep Reviewed by: Julia Format: Kindle Edition File Size: 537 KB Publisher: Authors4theCure; September 7, 2011 ASIN: B005LXWPI6 Sexual Content: Sex scenes. Rating: Excellent – Loved it! Buy it now & put this author on your watch list. Description Ghosts, vampires, demons, and more! Entangled includes ten suspense-filled paranormal short stories from… Read more »
We’re welcoming back Nancy Holzner, author of the Deadtown urban fantasy series, today. Nancy is celebrating the release of BLOODSTONE, the 3rd Deadtown book which hits shelves tomorrow from Ace Books. Deadtown is home to shapeshifters, zombies—aka Previously Deceased Humans, and vampires, including the famed Juliet who paints a much different version of her star-crossed love story than The Bard. What the scoop? Keep reading. And don’t forget to check out the giveaway for a signed copy of BLOOSTONE and a bloodstone bracelet. See details below. My series follows the adventures of Victory Vaughn, a shapeshifter who kills other people’s… Read more »
*This title will be released on September 27, 2011* Title: Blood Rights Author: Kristen Painter Series: House of Comarré #1 Cover Art: Nekro Genre: Urban Fantasy Excerpt: Yes Source: Publisher Reviewed by: Abigail Mass Market Paperback: 432 pages Publisher: Orbit (September 27, 2011) ISBN-10: 0316084778 ISBN-13: 978-0316084772 Sexual Content: Kissing. References to sex Rating: Excellent – Loved it! Buy it now & put this author on your watch list. Description The lacy gold mapped her entire body. A finely-wrought filigree of stars, vines, flowers, butterflies, ancient symbols and words ran from her feet, up her legs, over her narrow waist,… Read more »