November 2011

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Marcus, the main character, arrives in a new town hoping for a fresh start for him and his mother after the recent death of his brother. He quickly discovers the town is not what it seems and that he’s been sent there because he is marked. Arriving at the only high school, where one strike means you get disciplined by the “suits.” Marcus needs to learn how to blend in or it could very well get him killed. By chance he stumbles upon a secret resistance, made of students trained like the military, who try to get unmarked victims across the county line to a safe haven.Read more >>>
The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

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It happens at the start of every November: the Scorpio Races. Riders attempt to keep hold of their water horses long enough to make it to the finish line.
Some riders live.
Others die.
At age nineteen, Sean Kendrick is the returning champion. He is a young man of few words, and if he has any fears, he keeps them buried deep, where no one else can see them.
Puck Connolly is different. She never meant to ride in the Scorpio Races. But fate hasn’t given her much of a chance. So she enters the competition — the first girl ever to do so.
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In My Mail Box No. 1

24/11/11 In my mail box no. 1

For review this week:

The Quiet Road by Annie Frame
Foolish Games by Leah Spiegel
Night Crossers by Leah Spiegel
Fanta C by Sandra Brown
White Hot by Sandra Brown
Bite Club by Rachel Caine
Lifting the wheel of Karma by Paul H. Magid
The seven days of Cain by Ramsey Campbell

Got these great books from my local Library:

Vampire Academy by Richelle  Mead
My Soul To Save by Rachel Vincent
Midnight Awakening by Lara Adrian
Carrier of the mark by Leigh Fallon

I bought these 3, I couldn’t resist. 🙂

Wings by Aprilynne Pike
Shift by Rachel Vincent
Wild Fire by Christine Feehan… Read more >>>

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A fun cast of quirky character and smokin’-hot sexual tension . . . a stunning combination’ Tate Hallaway Times are hard for newly minted vampire Merit. Ever since shapeshifters announced their presence to the world, humans have been rallying against supernaturals – and they’re camping outside Cadogan House with protest signs that could turn to pitchforks at any moment. Behind its doors, things between Merit and her Master, green-eyed heartbreaker Ethan Sullivan are . . . tense, to say the least. But they have to work together when the mayor of Chicago calls Merit and Ethan to a clandestine meeting: there’s been a violent vampire attack which has left three women missing.… Read more >>>

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This is the first in series of picture books featuring the Hairingtons and their friends. In this first book, The Peanut Buttor Tweatment, Bub gets himself into a stick situation because of his love for gumballs.

Paperback, 32 pages
Published July 28th 2011 by BurtonHead Books 
Genre: Children’s 

I loved reading this little book. I won it on the First-reads Programme and just had to post it up here.

The story is about Bub a hairy little fellow, who loves to blow bubbles with his bubblegum. His Grammy comes to visit and brings him and his sis some colouring in books and some bubble gum.… Read more >>>

Author Interview with Thomas Amo and Kindle Giveaway!

First of all a big hello and welcome to Thomas Amo. Who was kind enough to drop by for an interview and a kindle giveaway of their new book An Apple For Zoe. Below is his interview and up for grabs a chance for one lucky person to win a kindle copy of An Apple For Zoe.

A little bit about the author

  Thomas Amo is the author of the 1920’s adventure romance, “Silence” and the stage-play of the crazy British farce, “Bob’s Your Auntie!” This former full-time theatrical producer and playwright has written over 20 comedies and farces for the live theatre.… Read more >>>

Succubus Blues (Georgina Kincaid #1) by Richelle Mead

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When it comes to jobs in hell, being a succubus seems pretty glamorous. A girl can be anything she wants, the wardrobe is killer, and mortal men will do anything just for a touch. Granted, they can often pay with their souls, but why get technical?

But Seattle succubus Georgina Kincaid’s life is far less exotic. Her boss is a middle-management demon with a thing for John Cusack movies. Her immortal best friends haven’t stopped teasing her about the time she shape-shifted into the Demon Goddess getup complete with whip and wings. And she can’t have a decent date without the sucking away part of the guy’s life.… Read more >>>

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And now, a dutiful twin must choose between two lives …Phury has sacrificed himself for the good of the race, becoming the male responsible for keeping the Black Dagger Brotherhood’s bloodlines alive – he is to father the sons and daughters who will ensure that the traditions of the race survive and that there are warriors to fight those who want all vampires extinguished. As his first mate, the Chosen Cormia wants to win not only his body but his heart for herself – she sees the emotionally scarred male behind all his noble responsibility. But as the war with the Lessening Society grows more grim, Phury must decide between duty and love.… Read more >>>

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Now, the cold heart of a cunning predator will be warmed against its will …Ruthless and brilliant, Vishous, a member of the Black Dagger Brotherhood, possesses a destructive curse and the frightening ability to see the future. Tormented and abused growing up in his father’s war camp, he has no interest in love or emotion, only the battle with the Lessening Society. But when a mortal injury puts him in the care of a human surgeon, Dr Jane Whitcomb compels him to reveal his inner pain and taste true pleasure for the first time – until a destiny he didn’t choose takes him towards a future that cannot include her … 
Mass Market Paperback, 509 pages

Published October 31st 2007 by Piatkus Books
Genre: Paranormal-Romance


This is book five in the Black Dagger Brotherhood series.Read more >>>

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In the shadows of the night in Caldwell, New York, there’s a deadly war raging between vampires and their slayers. And there exists a secret band of brothers like no other – six vampire warriors, defenders of their race. Now, an ally of the Black Dagger Brotherhood will face the challenge of his life and the evil of the ages. Butch O’Neal is a fighter by nature. A hard living, ex-homicide cop, he’s the only human ever to be allowed in the inner circle of the Black Dagger Brotherhood. And he wants to go even deeper into the vampire world – to engage in the turf war with the lessers.… Read more >>>