Month: December 2010

The Morning Show Murders

The Morning Show Murders

My Review I picked this book up because I love Al Roker, and find him hysterical on Today, so I was interested to see how his humor would show itself in fiction.  Full of pop culture references, including a few self-deprecating references to Roker himself, there was a lot of unexpected humor for a murder […]

Posted 28 December 2010 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

Wither

Wither

My Review Wither is set in the future, in a world that somehow seems both futuristic and primitive at the same time.  War has literally changed the world as we, the reader, know it.  Modern science and technology have changed humanity, illusions and holograms having replaced reality and the humanity of relationships.  The desperation that society […]

Posted 23 December 2010 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

Holiday with a Vampire III

Holiday with a Vampire III

Three novellas, so three reviews! My Review While I enjoyed this novella, I definately think it would have made a better full-length novel.  It was almost too short to fully develop the nature of some of the characters, most particularly Margaret.  I was left wanting to know more about her, her history, what made her […]

Posted 22 December 2010 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

Holiday with a Vampire II

Holiday with a Vampire II

Because this book contains stories by two different authors, both will be reviewed separately. My Review In A Christmas Kiss, Delilah Wentworth never expected that an unfortunate fang-chipping accident would completely change her life.  On the way to a mandatory meeting of her conclave, she finds herself lost and alone in Oklahoma,… until she meets Brett, […]

Posted 17 December 2010 by Kim in Book Review / 1 Comment

Holiday with a Vampire

Holiday with a Vampire

Because this volume contains two stories by two different authors, both will be reviewed separately. My Review In Christmas Cravings, when Grayson Stone returns to rural Wyoming for his annual Christmas visit, he discovers that the home he built with his own hands over a century ago has a new owner.  Not knowing who or […]

Posted 16 December 2010 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

The Pirate Queen

The Pirate Queen

My Review Saphora Warren’s life looks idyllic to the rest of the world.  She is married to a handsome, well-renowned plastic surgeon, mother to three children.  She has two beautiful homes and a life full of luxury.  But things aren’t always what they seem.  Her husband is a philanderer and her children have grown, leaving Saphora […]

Posted 12 December 2010 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

A Very Gothic Christmas

A Very Gothic Christmas

As A Very Gothic Christmas is an collection of novellas by two different authors, each will be given a rating of its own. My Review After the Music by Christine Feehan Jessica arrives on a remote island in the midst of a horrible storm with the twins who have been practically her own since their birth 13 years ago.  Tara […]

Posted 8 December 2010 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments