Tag: self-published

Review: Showtime by Chloe Kayn..

Posted September 7, 2012 by Vampbard in 3 stars, 4 stars, Guest Review, Rating A, Rating B, YA Literature
Review: Showtime by Chloe Kayne

Joining VampBard for her review today, is her daughter, DramaTeen (DT…although she won’t qualify for long…).  DT is an undergraduate student of psychology, ultimately pursuing a doctoral degree in psychiatry.  She likes to read for fun, but doesn’t often get the opportunity.   Showtime Author: Chloe Kayne Release Date: Sept. 14, 2012 (expected) Publisher: self-published Marvelle […]

Review: Bound by Decency by Cl..

Posted August 17, 2012 by Una in 3 stars, Historical Romance, Rating B
Review: Bound by Decency by Claire Ashgrove

Bound by Decency Author: Claire Ashgrove  Release Date: Aug. 1, 2012 Publisher: Self-published The Flying Gang Legacy #1 ISBN: #978-1477535820 Genre: Historical Romance Format(s): Paperback (424 pgs), e-book Book Source: Author About the book: Once, Cain sailed with the cutthroats of The Flying Gang, fearless Captain of The Kraken, bound to no one save the […]

Review: The Wannabe Vampire by..

Posted August 1, 2012 by Vampbard in 4 stars, Paranormal Romance, Rating A
Review: The Wannabe Vampire by Alex Taylor

The Wannabe Vampire Author: Alex Taylor   Release Date: June 23, 2012 Publisher: Self-Published Michael Alexander / Keri Logan Series Genre: Paranormal Romance, Novella Format(s): e-book Book Source:  Author About the book: Michael Alexander is not your typical vampire. He has a house in a small coastal California city, a software development team in Mumbai, and […]

Review: Blade Song by JC Danie..

Posted July 30, 2012 by Jen in 4 stars, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Blade Song by JC Daniels

Blade Song Author: JC Daniels (Shiloh Walker)  Release Date: Aug. 1, 2012 Publisher: Self-published Series: Colbana Files #1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): e-book Book Source: NetGalley About the book:       Kit Colbana—half breed, assassin, thief, jack of all trades—has a new job: track down the missing ward of one of the local alpha shapeshifters. […]

Review: The Opportunist by Tar..

Review: The Opportunist by Tarryn Fisher

Please welcome Mags, who brings you today’s Guest Review of…  The Opportunist Author: Tarryn Fisher Release Date: Nov. 14, 2011 Publisher: Self-published ISBN: 978-1469982786 Genre: Contemporary Romance Format(s): Paperback (426 pgs), e-book Book Source: purchased myself (e-book) About the book: Olivia Kaspen has just discovered that her ex -boyfriend, Caleb Drake, has lost his memory. With […]

Review: Beauty and the Best by..

Posted June 11, 2012 by Jen in 4 stars, Contemporary Romance, Rating A
Review: Beauty and the Best by Judi Fennell

Beauty and the Best Author: Judi Fennell  Release Date: April 6, 2012 Publisher: self-published ISBN: #978-0985453411 Genre: Contemporary Romance, angels Format(s): paperback (296 pgs), e-book Book Source: Author About the book: Jolie Gardener, personal chef by day, aspiring romance writer by night, likes to talk and does it a lot. She has to because if she […]

Review: A Taste for Revenge by..

Posted June 6, 2012 by B. in 4 stars, Paranormal Romance, Rating A
Review: A Taste for Revenge by Patrice Michelle

A Taste for Revenge Author: Patrice Michelle  Release Date: March 5, 2012 Publisher: Self-published Kendrian Vampires Book 2 Genre: Paranormal Erotic Romance Format(s): e-book Book Source: Author About the book: Revenge is a dish best served cold. No one knows this better than Jacqueline (Jax) Markson. Ever since she can remember, her father has spoken […]

Review: Succubi Are Forever

Posted May 2, 2012 by Jen in 4.5 stars, Rating A
Review: Succubi Are Forever

Succubi Are Forever Author: Jill Myles  Release Date: April 19, 2012 Publisher: Self-Published Succubus Diaries #4 Genre: Paranormal Romance Format(s): Paperback (coming soon), e-book Book Source: Author About the book: Tasked by the Archangel Gabriel, Jackie Brighton must find two more lost archangel halos before she’s free of her deal. But she’s not the only […]

Review: A Taste for Passion

Posted April 30, 2012 by B. in 4 stars, Paranormal Romance, Rating A
Review: A Taste for Passion

A Taste for Passion Author: Patrice Michelle  Release Date: Dec. 2, 2011 Kendrian Vampires #1 Publisher: Self-published Genre: Paranormal Romance Format(s): e-book Book Source: Author About the book: Rana Sterling finally meets the man of her dreams and boy does he know how to push all the right buttons. Only, Mr. Tall, Dark and Too-Good-to-Be-True […]

Review: Demonically Tempted

Posted April 24, 2012 by Jen in 3 stars, Paranormal Fiction, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Review: Demonically Tempted

Demonically Tempted Author: Stacey Kennedy  Release Date: April 13, 2012 Publisher: Self-Published Frostbite Series #2 ISBN: #978-1476341873 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): e-book Book Source: Author About the book: Tess Jennings, now a member of the Memphis Police Department, is on her first cold case. The suspected suicide of Lizbeth Knapp ten years ago isn’t a […]

Reviews: Winterborne & Rav..

Reviews: Winterborne & Ravenstroke

Winterborne & Ravenstoke Author: Augusta Blythe  Release Date: Winterborne: January 27, 2012                   Ravenstoke:  February 8, 2012 Publisher: Self-Published Universe Unbound Books #1 & 2 ISBN: Winterborne 978-1469930473             Ravenstoke 978-1469966113 Genre: Young Adult Urban Fantasy Format(s): Winterborne –  Paperback (300 pgs), e-book       […]

Quickie Review: Devil’s ..

Posted February 27, 2012 by Jen in 4.5 stars, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
Quickie Review: Devil’s Luck

Devil’s Luck Author: Carolyn Crane  Release Date: Feb. 28, 2012 Publisher: self-published The Disillusionists #3.5 Genre: Urban Fantasy, novella Format(s): e-book Book Source: Free read from Author   About the book:      No wager is too outrageous for Simon Fitzgerald, the most reckless of the Disillusionists. His dark secrets drive him to take increasingly […]

Review: Wild and Steamy

Review: Wild and Steamy

Wild and Steamy Authors: Meljean Brook, Jill Myles, Carolyn Crane Release Date: Aug. 3, 2011 Publisher: self-published Genre: Steampunk, Paranormal Romance, Urban Fantasy, Anthology Format(s): e-book Book Source: Purchased with my own funds What I’m talking about: “The Blushing Bounder” by Meljean Brook (Iron Seas Story) Summary: While the search for a killer puts Constable […]

Review: Spirits Rising

Posted February 1, 2012 by Vampbard in 3.5 stars, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Review: Spirits Rising

Spirits Rising Author: Krista D. Ball  Release Date: Jan. 3, 2012 Publisher: Self-Published, Smashwords Spirit Caller Series #1 ISBN: 978-1-4660-5265-9 Genre: Paranormal, Urban Fantasy, novella Format(s): e-book Book Source: Author About the book: Rachel Mills has one wish in life: for the spirit world to shut up and leave her alone. She thought her move […]

Quickie Review: Magic Gifts

Posted January 27, 2012 by Una in 4.5 stars, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
Quickie Review: Magic Gifts

Magic Gifts Author: Ilona Andrews  Release Date: Dec. 25, 2011 Publisher: n/a Kate Daniels #5.5 Genre: Urban Fantasy, novella Format(s): e-book Book Source: Author (A free ebook as a gift to her fans – only available for 2 weeks on her website) NOTE: this story will be included as an extra in the upcoming Gunmetal Magic. […]