August 2009

Latest books on my “To Read Pile”:

August 31, 2009

I have finally acquired enough books from Sherrilyn Kenyon’s dark hunter series to get a good start on it (beginning with the first book, while reading it all in order). YAY! I also purchased the first two books of Terri Garey’s “Nicki Styx” series (so my reviews for that trio will be coming up soon). My [...]

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Book Review – Blood Calls by Caridad Piñeiro

August 30, 2009

Blood Calls (The Calling) Book six focuses on the stunningly gorgeous vampire, Diego, who had recently suffered an incredible loss in a past book (the murder of his longtime vampire girlfriend “Esperanza”). We’ve been privy to certain aspects of his personality in past books, and his character was quite alluring. I couldn’t wait to absorb myself in his path to finding love [...]

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Book Review – Blood Promise by Richelle Mead

August 29, 2009

Blood Promise: A Vampire Academy Novel Oh how I have missed Dimitri, and was highly anticipating this book, expecting another beautiful, but difficult, love story. I was hoping that the noble, god-like Strigoi warrior would, somehow, still be himself (if you read the previous book, you were probably heartbroken at how it ended). Alas, it was wishful thinking. [...]

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Book Review-The Strangely Beautiful Tale of Miss Percy Parker by Leanna Renee Hieber

August 25, 2009

The Strangely Beautiful Tale of Miss Percy Parker This novel (officially released today), has become, unequivocally, one of my favourite books (I was lucky enough to get a “sneak preview”). It is an amazing paranormal love story rivaling some of the sweetest tales. It will have you chuckling, teary eyed, and “love drunk” midway through. Set in Victorian London, the novel introduces [...]

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Book Review – Devotion Calls by Caridad Piñeiro

August 21, 2009

Devotion Calls Book five of the series expands on Ricardo and Sara’s story. Both of these characters were introduced in previous books (remember, Sara the nurse who was Melissa’s best friend? Sara was offering bags of blood to a Santero (Ricardo) in hopes that he could heal her mother). While Sara had her doubts about his “abilities”, and was suspicious as to what [...]

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Mari Mancusi – The Blood Coven Vampires Series Reading Order:

August 21, 2009

About the series (as per Wikipedia): It follows the lives of the twins Sunshine McDonald and Rayne McDonald. “Sunny” is a blond handsome girl who is popular in school, while Rayne is a rebellious girl with few friends. The series starts when Rayne should become a vampire but instead Sunny is bitten. Boys that Bite [...]

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Lynn Viehl – Darkyn Series Reading Order:

August 21, 2009

This one came highly recommended by fellow reader, Alice: “It is absolutely excellent, just enough romance without being overly explicit. I hope you take the time to read these and recommend them to others who are obsessed with the paranormal romance genre! Happy reading.” About book 1: Alexandra Keller is Chicago’s most brilliant reconstructive surgeon. [...]

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Emma Holly – Midnight / Upyr Series Reading Order

August 20, 2009

As per the author’s website: “Midnight books (vampire/shapeshifter, varying time periods, very steamy romance, linked, can be read alone, but probably more enjoyable read in order)” Beyond Seduction as found in the  Fantasy anthology Catching Midnight Hunting Midnight The Night Owl as found in the Hot Blooded anthology Courting Midnight (The Upyr Series, Book 5) Then: SPINOFF –> [...]

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