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Sunday Snippet: Cursed Hearts ..

Posted February 2, 2014 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Cursed Hearts (A Crossroads Novel) by Light & Lowell

 About the Book Cursed Hearts (A Crossroads Novel)  Author:  Light & Lowell Publisher:   Self-published Released:  December 20, 2013 Snippet “You know a lot about all of this stuff, don’t you?  I don’t know if I said this already, but thank you.  I’d be more than a little lost without you.  Without your help, I mean,” he […]

Review: Gossamer Wing by Delph..

Posted January 29, 2014 by Una in Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Steampunk Fiction
Review: Gossamer Wing by Delphine Dryden

Gossamer Wing Author: Delphine Dryden Reviewer: Una Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Gossamer Wing is the debut novel in a new steampunk series.  The Steam and Seduction series is science-light and romance driven, with some espionage on the side. I recommend visiting the author’s website to get an overview of this series before you […]

Sunday Snippet: The Wanderers ..

Posted January 26, 2014 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: The Wanderers by Jessica Miller

 About the Book The Wanderers  Author:  Jessica Miller Publisher:   Amazon Released:  December 6, 2013 Snippet The next night I stayed in and spent time on my home work for Monday.  Josie had a date with one of the boys from the fraternity.  She was definitely making her rounds.  I warned her she was not allowed to […]

Sunday Snippets: Hurricane Cri..

Posted January 19, 2014 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippets: Hurricane Crimes by Chrys Fey

 About the Book Hurricane Crimes  Author:  Chrys Fey Publisher:   The Wild Rose Press Released:  March 5, 2014. Snippet On the television set, which was fighting to stay alive, was breaking news.  She caught bits and pieces of it as she emptied the bowl of blood-tainted water and threw out the cloth.  It was about  a high-speed […]

Sunday Snippet: Nightlife by M..

Posted January 12, 2014 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Nightlife by Matthew Quinn Martin

 About the Book Nightlife  Author:  Matthew Quinn Martin Publisher:   Pocket Books Released:  October 21, 2013 REVIEW HERE Snippet Beth padded over quietly and took the place against the rail next to him.  She pulled a pint bottle wrapped in a brown paper sleeve from her coat pocket.  Hoping it was his brand, or that he wasn’t […]

Sunday Snippet: Hell Bent by D..

Posted January 5, 2014 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet: Hell Bent by Devon Monk

 About the Book Hell Bent Author:  Devon Monk Publisher:   Roc Released:  November 5, 2013 REVIEW HERE Snippet I bought the boots, the statue, and a pack of cigarettes.  Made my way toward the front of the store.  Passed in front of a stockroom door and noted a guy walking out of it. Walked past him before I […]

Sunday Snippet – Sing fo..

Posted December 29, 2013 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet – Sing for the Dead

 About the Book Sing for the Dead Author:  PJ Schnyder Publisher:   Carina Press Released:  November 4, 2013 REVIEW HERE Snippet “I’d best be heading back to headquarters before Maisie decides to call and see if I’ve eaten the two of you.”  Seth took a step toward Sorcha, hands outstretched. A rumbling growl rose up in the room.  Startled, Sorcha stared […]

Merry Christmas & Snippet

Posted December 25, 2013 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Merry Christmas & Snippet

Since snippets usually are my purview, I (Una that is) asked Jen to let me post the Christmas snippet this year. On this Christmas Day, I wish to treat you with a poem from a novella by Louisa May Alcott, A Christmas Dream and How it Came True. From our happy home Through the world we roam One […]

Sunday Snippet – The Lai..

Posted December 22, 2013 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet – The Lair

 About the Book The Lair  Author:  Emily McKay  Publisher:   Berkley Trade Released:  November 5, 2013  REVIEW HERE Snippet “This is where you seek sanctuary?  In a freezer in Wal-Mart? You can’t be serious.” “Serious as airtight, reinforced steel doors.” “Airtight, reinforced steel doors–” She paused to grab the handle and swing the door open.  “That open from the […]

Sunday Snippet – Dayligh..

Posted December 15, 2013 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet – Daylighters

 About the Book Daylighters Author:  Rachel Caine Publisher:   NAL Released:  November 5, 2013 REVIEW HERE Snippet “It’s clear you don’t understand the slightest thing about what is happening in Morganville,” Amelie said.  “So I will forgive you for not comprehending how much danger you put Michael in by separating him from my protection.”  She nodded slightly, and on […]

Sunday Snippet – Hero fo..

Posted December 8, 2013 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet – Hero for Hire

 About the Book Hero for Hire Author:  Merissa McCain and Margaret Madigan Publisher:   Lyrical Press Released:  October 1, 2013 REVIEW HERE Snippet A tall man entered through the door behind the window.  He was well built, and his hair was backlit to a golden color by the evening sunlight.  He moved with a careless male swagger, confidently in charge.  I […]

Sunday Snippet – Archang..

Posted December 1, 2013 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet – Archangel’s Legion

 About the Book Archangel’s Legion Author:  Nalini Singh Publisher:   Jove Released:  October 29, 2013 REVIEW HERE Snippet Still not sure she was happy about the whole river-of-blood/strange-influx-of power situation, she landed on a rooftop not far from the river’s edge just as the snow stopped falling, the sun’s rays refracted off a city covered in a fine, feather light […]

Sunday Snippet – Sins of..

Posted November 24, 2013 by Una in Sunday Snippet
Sunday Snippet – Sins of the Lost

 About the Book Sins of the Lost Author:  Linda Poitevin Publisher:   Intermix Released:  October 15, 2013 REVIEW HERE Snippet She found Michael seated by the window in the back of the crowded café.  Sliding into the chair opposite, she shook her head at the waitress’s offer of a menu and asked for coffee.  Michael declined to order anything.  With […]