Review: The Angel in My Arms by Stefanie Sloane

The Angel In My Arms
The Angel in My Arms by Stefanie Sloane
Series: Regency Rogues (# 2)
Release Date:  June 28, 2011
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Page Count:  304
Source: purchased

In Stefanie Sloane’s spirited and witty new series of intrigue and passion, a dedicated spy learns the meaning of surrender.

Injured in the line of duty, Young Corinthian agent Marcus Maxwell, the Earl of Weston, travels to his country estate to recover—or so he believes.


Review: The Devil in Disguise by Stefanie Sloane

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The Devil in Disguise by Stefanie Sloane
Series: Regency Rogues (# 1)
Release Date:  May 24, 2011
Publisher: Ballantine
Pages:  320
Source: won in contest at

Filled with espionage and intrigue, Stefanie Sloane’s witty and sexy debut is a Regency historical—the first novel in a back-to-back Regency Rogues trilogy that features seductive spies and the ladies they must protect.

Lord William Randall, the Duke of Clairemont, is a rake with little regard for society—a most unlikely suitor for Lady Lucinda Grey.


Review: The Slayer by Theresa Meyers

The Slayer by Theresa Meyers
Series: The Legend Chronicles (# 2)
Release Date: April 1, 2012
Publisher: Zebra Books
Pages:  352
Source: ARC from author

Brothers Winchester, Remington and Colt know the legends–they were trained from childhood to destroy demon predators, wielding the latest steam-powered gadgetry. It’s a devil of a job. But sometimes your fate chooses you…


Winn Jackson isn’t interested in hunting nightmares across the Wild West–even if it’s the family business.


Review: When Dreams Come True by Cathy Maxwell

When Dreams Come True by Cathy Maxwell
Re-issue Date: March 27, 2012
Publisher: Avon
Pages: 384
Source: Joan Schulhafer Publishing & Media Consulting

Everyone knew the Earl of Penhollow needed a wife, so one thunderous night the villagers gathered together to ask the ocean to deliver a bride to the bachelor lord . . .

When Pierce Kirrier rescues a mysterious beauty from the billowing ocean waves, he has no idea who she is or where she came from.


Review: The Next Always by Nora Roberts

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The Next Always by Nora Roberts
Series: The Inn BoonsBoro Trilogy (# 1)
Release Date:  November 1, 2011
Publisher: Berkley Publishing
Pages: 324 pages
Source: library

“America’s favorite writer” (The New Yorker) begins an all-new trilogy-inspired by the inn she owns and the town she loves.

The historic hotel in BoonsBoro, Maryland, has endured war and peace, changing hands, even rumored hauntings. Now it’s getting a major facelift from the Montgomery brothers and their eccentric mother.


Review: A Lady Never Surrenders by Sabrina Jeffries

A Lady Never Surrenders by Sabrina Jeffries
Series: The Hellions of Halstead Hall (# 5)
Release Date:  January 24, 2012
Publisher: Pocket Books
Pages: 388
Source: author for review

When the youngest Sharpe sister hatches a plan to gain marriage offers, the straight-laced Bow Street Runner Jackson Pinter knows he’ll do whatever it takes to ruin her scheme…

Lady Celia Sharpe hopes that if she can garner offers of marriage from several eligible gentlemen and show her grandmother she is capable of gaining a husband, she can convince Gran to rescind the marriage ultimatum for her.


Review & Contest: Adam by Jacquelyn Frank

Adam by Jacquelyn Frank
Series:  The Nightwalkers (# 6)
Release Date:  October 5, 2011
Publisher: Zebra
Pages: 329
Source: publisher for review

Haunted by magic, beset by evil, the Nightwalkers face their darkest hour yet. And when they unthinkable happens, only one legendary male has the power,
the will, to save them: Adam….


From their first tantalizing touch, Jasmine knows he is different.


Review: Fever by Joan Swan

Fever by Joan Swan
Series: Phoenix Rising (# 1)
Release Date: February 28, 2011
Publisher: Kensington Brava
Pages: 342
Source: ARC provided by the author

When Dr. Alyssa Foster is taken hostage by a prison inmate, she knows she’s in deep trouble. Not just because Teague Creek is desperate for freedom. But because the moment his fingers brush against her skin, Alyssa feels a razor-sharp pang of need…A man with a life sentence has nothing to lose.


Review: By a Thread by Jennifer Estep

By a Thread by Jennifer Estep
Series: Elemental Assassin (# 6)
Release Date: February 28, 2011
Publisher: Pocket Books
Pages: 384
Source: ARC provided by author

When killing people is your job, there’s no such thing as a vacation.

Then again, how often does an assassin live long enough to enjoy her retirement? In this line of work, you either get lucky or you get dead. And since I destroyed my nemesis Mab Monroe a few weeks ago, all of Ashland’s lowlifes are gunning to make a name for themselves by taking out the lethal Spider—me, Gin Blanco.


Review: Dating the Undead

Dating the Undead by Gena Showalter and Jill Monroe
Release Date: December 27, 2011
Publisher: Harlequin
Pages: 159
Source: book provided by Planned Television Arts

They’re drop-dead handsome—and we’re not kidding!

Welcome to the first and only guide devoted to loving the immortal man in all of his furry, feathery, fiery glory. Here is a forbidden-fruit salad of features, fiction, fashion, and more, including:

–Lipstick on His Collar
Is your immortal just a little bit…immoral?
–Angel in the Kitchen
Heavenly dishes that don’y take an eternity to prepare
–A Kiss Is Not Just A Kiss
Immortals we crave divulge their lip-smacking turn-ons
–Undead & Well-Read
What’s hot between the covers this month
–A View from a Guy
Zombie Jack’s turn
Our indispensable guide to heavenly bodies

Review: If y’all have been reading my reviews, you know that I rarely award a book 5 stars.  But I loved this “book” from cover to cover.  Gena Showalter and Jill Monroe have created a masterpiece with their magazine stylized book devoted to the world of Dating the Undead.