Month: May 2011

Daughter of Deception

Daughter of Deception

My Review Daughter of Deception is the first book in the Family Lies series.  In a lot of ways, it is a paranormal Romeo and Juliet.  Duke is the regional head of the Network, an organization of people with special abilities dedicated to hunting demons.  Viola is the daughter of a man possessed by a powerful […]

Posted 28 May 2011 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

Lovers and Beloveds

Lovers and Beloveds

My Review Lovers and Beloveds is the first of a series, An Intimate History of the Greater Kingdom.  When I received the book and read a little about it, I thought it was going to be a fantasy/steampunk kind of mix, and I was not even in the ball park!  It is at it’s core […]

Posted 25 May 2011 by Kim in Book Review / 2 Comments

Myrmidya: Warding the Magic

Myrmidya:  Warding the Magic

My Review Warding the Magic is the first book in the Myrmidya series, the epitome of epic fantasy.  The story is years in the making as the author started creating the world while still in elementary school.  Beginning as almost a game between his friends, the childhood idea has been developed into an entire world, […]

Posted 19 May 2011 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

Wooneyville

Wooneyville

My Review The first in a series, Zombified starts with a bang, full of action.  In an incredibly short amount of time, zombies have taken over the town, at an alarming rate.  No one knows how or why it has started and the zombie population quickly overtakes the uninfected human population.  The story has everything you need for a […]

Posted 17 May 2011 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

Carl Melcher Goes to Vietnam

Carl Melcher Goes to Vietnam

My Review I have read a lot of Vietnam War-era fiction, many by war veterans, and Carl Melcher Goes to Vietnam is by far one of my favorites.  Admittedly, there was probably an extra level of enjoyment on my part because of the fact that I spent almost 14 years as an active duty Army […]

Posted 16 May 2011 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

The Day the Flowers Died

The Day the Flowers Died

My Review The Day the Flowers Died is a historical romance set in the years between WWI and WWII, telling the love story of Rebecca and Eli, a Catholic woman and a Jewish man.  The story line itself was a good one, with painstaking attention paid to creating the work of fiction around historical reality.  […]

Posted 15 May 2011 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

Released

Released

My Review Released is the first book in the Agents of Evil series and it is a fantastic start to it!  I was pulled in from the very beginning and it was one of those books that was very hard to put down.  In the midst of a nightmare, Abby, Carter and Max are survivors […]

Posted 8 May 2011 by Kim in Book Review / 0 Comments

Wayward

Wayward

My Review The first in a new series by Ashley Girardi, Wayward, is a great beginning to what I am positive is going to be a fun series to read.  It had all the makings of a really good YA paranormal/urban fantasy novel.  Danger, bad boys, snarky girls, and all of that compouned by magical […]

Posted 6 May 2011 by Kim in Book Review / 1 Comment