January 2012

From Goodreads:
Vladimir’s Academy isn’t just any boarding school—it’s a hidden place where vampires are educated in the ways of magic and half-human teens train to protect them. Rose Hathaway is a Dhampir, a bodyguard for her best friend Lissa, a Moroi Vampire Princess. They’ve been on the run, but now they’re being dragged back to St. Vladimir’s—the very place where they’re most in danger. . . .
Rose and Lissa become enmeshed in forbidden romance, the Academy’s ruthless social scene, and unspeakable nighttime rituals. But they must be careful lest the Strigoi—the world’s fiercest and most dangerous vampires—make Lissa one of them forever…
Paperback, 332 pages
Published May 26th 2009 by Razorbill (Penguin) (first published August 16th 2007)
 Genre: YA/Paranormal 
My Review:
 I loved Vampire Academy so much, I really wish I would of read it sooner, I have been seriously missing out.… Read more >>>
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From Goodreads:
Curbchek is the story of a damaged cop, Zach Fortier. Fortier worked in the police department for the city where he grew up. One foot in the world of the cops, courts and legal system. The other in the world of gangs, drugs, thugs and street violence. Where the laws and rules are made by the strongest, the schemers and the most brutal. Read about the transformation of Fortier from a green rookie to a damaged paranoid veteran seeing danger in every situation. Follow along as he walks this tight rope. Trying to make difference, breaking the laws he promised to enforce.Read more >>>
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On My Wishlist (#6)

On My Wishlist is a fun weekly event hosted by Book Chick City and runs every Saturday. It’s where we list all the books we desperately want but haven’t actually bought yet. They can be old, new or forthcoming. It’s also an event that you can join in with too .

 Carly’s Wishlist 
I love Gena Showalter, but haven’t yet read her Alien Huntress series. I really hope I get this one soon. I have read her Atlantis series and loved them, these are supposed to be even better, so I have heard. 🙂

Enslave ME Sweetly (Alien Huntress Novels)
By Gena Showalter

From Amazon:
Eden Black walks among humans, protecting them from the murderous evil of other-worlders who abduct and enslave.… Read more >>>
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On The Cover (3)

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On The Cover is a feature I am going to do every Friday, Where I pick one book cover that sticks out, is really interesting or just plain beautiful. I think the cover of a book is very important, it’s the first thing a person sees, and some of the time it’s the reason why a person will pick a book up and read the back. I will just pick a book that catches my eye from throughout the week. Feel free to share with me your favourite book covers.

My Pick This Week:


by Kira Saito

 From Amazon:
Sixteen year old Arelia LaRue lives in New Orleans where the music is loud, voodoo queens inhabit every street corner, and the ghosts are alive and well.… Read more >>>
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The Time Will Come (#2)

The Time Will Come – 
Every Thursday l am going to list a book which l really want to read/keep meaning to get to. These are mostly books which have been on my shelf for awhile now but don’t have to be, maybe you got it two weeks ago and really want to read it! Time Will Come is a weekly  meme, hosted by Books for Company.
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Want to join in?
– Pick a book you have been meaning to read
– Do a post telling us about the book 
– Link the post up in the linky over at Books for Company.Read more >>>
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From Goodreads:

Set in the day after tomorrow, Future King brings to life the legend that King Arthur will return from Avalon when England needs him.

Paperback, 308 pages
Published August 30th 2011 by CreateSpace 
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Future King is a very interesting read, it is superbly written and the plot-line has plenty of twists and turns. I really did enjoy reading Future King, special thanks to Larry Pontius for sending me over a review copy.
The storyline brings an old legend (which is very real) into the modern day world, which I think is genius. The legend says ‘When England needs him most King Arthur will return from Avalon.’ Well England is definitely in a crisis, King Charles refuses prime minster Saxton, when he asks him to sign The Emergency Powers Act, from then things go downhill for the royal family. 
Saxton has all the military and lots of important people in his pocket, so together they they set their previously discussed plan into motion.… Read more >>>
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Waiting on Wednesday (6)

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 “Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted at Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.

This week’s pre-publication “can’t-wait-to-read” selection is:
Lover Reborn: Black Dagger Brotherhood Series: book 10
By J.R.Ward
Expected Publication: 27 Mar 2012
Publisher:  Piatkus
Genre: Paranormal/Romance

From Goodreads::

In the darkest corners of the night in Caldwell, New York, a conflict like no other rages. The city is home to a band of brothers born to defend their race: the warrior vampires of the Black Dagger Brotherhood.Now back in the Brotherhood – and unrecognisable as the vampire leader he once was – Tohrment is physically emaciated and heartbroken beyond despair.Read more >>>
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Teaser Tuesdays (6)

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Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:

  • Grab your current read
  • Open to a random page
  • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
  • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
  • Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!
 My Teaser: 

Beautiful Chaos (Caster Chronicles #3)
By Margaret Stohl & Kami Garcia
In Gatlin,it’s funny how the good things are all tied up with the bad.Read more >>>
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Interview with Eve Langlais and giveaway

First off  a big Hello and welcome Eve, thanks for stopping by Fiction Fascination and taking the time out to do an interview. Eve will also be giving away one e-book copy of her novel Delicate Freakn’ Flower to one lucky winner.

A Little Bit About The Author

I’m writing romance the way I like it–hot with a touch of paranormal fun. I enjoy reading and writing stories that push the envelope of what we consider normal, and I love to push boundaries–and in some cases totally smash them. I tend to have alot of sexual tension in my tales as I think all torrid love affairs start with a tingle in our tummies.Read more >>>

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From Goodreads:

The Faeries of Southnut are in big trouble. Lord Darkwater is up to no good.

The White Castle of Doru is under attack by the greatest army Princess Fiera’s ever seen. Lord Darkwater is poised to crush her tiny kingdom unless the king gives Fiera up to become his wife.

Well, fffungus! She’s having none of that!

The race is on for Fiera to outwit Lord Darkwater’s Dragonfly Riders, Bat Brigades, and even a giant, faerie-eating Spider to save herself and, before it’s too late, her whole world.

Paperback, 260 pages
Published December 9th 2011 by Goethe Books (first published November 17th 2011) 
Genre: Tween/fantasy 

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From the minute I picked up this fantastic little book, I was entranced.… Read more >>>

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