Review: The Fall of Rain by Renee Vincent

The Fall of Rain by Renee Vincent
Series: The Emerald Isle Trilogy (# 3)
Release Date: November 23, 2011
Publisher: Turquoise Morning Press
Page Count: 250
Source: ebook provided by the author

Leif Dæganssen, an archeologist from Norway, is determined to trace back his Scandinavian roots as far as the Dark Ages and find proof of their existence on the Emerald Isle. After several years of living off the west coast of Ireland, he finally uncovers an ancient artifact—an intricately decorated chest with pagan carvings—buried beneath the very porch of his coastal cottage.


Review: Chasing her Trail by Keri Ford

Chasing Her Trail by Keri Ford
Series: Uninhibited in Apple Trail, Arkansas (# 5)
Release Date: November 9th, 2011
Publisher: Turquoise Morning Press
Page Count: 97
Source: eBook from publisher

Jessie McBride barely survived the unexpected death of her loving parents. Forced to fend for herself with few people to depend on while raising her younger cousin, Jessie learned to be self-sufficient. She kept a few friends close and pushed the rest of the world away, along with that helpless, dependent girl she was once.


Review: The Other Life by Ellen Meister

The Other Life trade paperback cover
The Other Life by Ellen Meister
Release Date: December, 6 2011
Publisher: Penguin Group
Page Count: 353
Source: book provided by the publisher

What if you could return to the road not taken?
Happily married with a young son and another child on the way, Quinn Braverman has the perfect life. She also has an ominous secret. Every time she makes a major life decision, she knows an alternative reality exists in which she made the opposite choice-not only that, she knows how to cross over.


Review: Anathema by Megg Jensen

Anathema by Megg Jensen
Release Date: February 5, 2011
Series: The Cloud Prophet Trilogy (# 1)
Publisher: Darkside Publishing
Page Count: 206
Source: Print Copy for Review

Forget prophecy. Make your own destiny.

Sheltered from the outside world with no hope for escape, slave girl Reychel dreads her fifteenth birthday – when her master’s symbol is burned on the back of her bald scalp. Her best friend disappears the night before, leaving her to face the branding ceremony alone.


Review: Lucky Stiff by Deborah Coonts

Lucky Stiff by Deborah Coonts
Series: Lucky O’Toole Las Vegas Adventure (# 2)
Release Date: February 2011
Publisher: Forge
Page Count: 364
Source: FSB Media

Lucky O’Toole—Head of Customer Relations at The Babylon, premier mega-resort on the Vegas Strip—thinks it’s just another night in Las Vegas. A tractor-trailer has spilled its load of a million honeybees, blocking not only the Strip but the entrance to her hotel… the District Attorney for Clark County-apparently the odd man out of a threesome on the twelfth floor-is hiding in the buff in one of the hotel’s laundry rooms… and Numbers Neidermeyer—one of Vegas’ less-than-savory oddsmakers—is arguing with Las Vegas’ ace private investigator, the Beautiful Jeremy Whitlock.


Review: Wanna Get Lucky? By Deborah Coonts

Wanna Get Lucky? by Deborah Coonts
Series: A Lucky O’Toole Vegas Adventure (# 1)
Release Date: May 11, 2010
Publisher: Doherty, Tom Associates, LLC
Page Count: 425
Source: book provided by the publisher

A young woman plunges from a Las Vegas sightseeing helicopter, landing in the Pirate’s lagoon in front of the Treasure Island Hotel in the middle of the 8:30 Pirate Show. Almost everyone writes her off as another Vegas victim.

But Lucky O’Toole smells a rat.


Review: Sexting the Limits by Remy Richards

Sexting the Limits by Remy Richards
Release Date: October 7, 2011
Publisher: Ellora’s Cave
Page Count: 63
Source: eBook provided by the publisher

Celeste Benning lost her phone—the lifeline that connects her to everything social. Luckily, she’s able to retrace her steps and find not just her phone, but a hot bartender who leaves her head spinning and a mystery man who sends her sexy text messages that leave her phone smoking. When a gorgeous woman comes into his bar looking for her phone, Grant is only too happy to save the day…and ask her to go out with him the next night.


Review: The Shoppe of Spells by Shanon Grey

The Shoppe of Spells by Shanon Grey
Series: The Gatekeepers
Release Date: July 2, 2011
Publisher: Turquoise Morning Press
Page Count: 244 pages
Source: ebook provided by the publisher

When is a whole more than the sum of its parts? When it has ties to the quaint little town of Ruthorford, GA, as Morgan Briscoe discovers when a cryptic message threatens to change her life forever.

Morgan’s relatively normal life is turned on its ear when she learns not only that she is adopted, but her birth parents are dead and she now holds half-interest in a business with their ward, Dorian Drake, who, despite his riveting good looks, can barely conceal his hostility toward his new partner.


Review: True Grime by Natasha Deen

True Grime by Natasha Deen
Release Date: August 24, 2011
Publisher: Blueberry Hill
Page Count: 275
Source: ebook provided by the author

Grime cop and teen fairy Pepper Powder lives for one thing: protecting the human species from magical zealots who seek to eradicate them with Violent Illness of Unusual Resistance and Strength (humans call them “viruses,” but their mistake is understandable. The very young often get their words wrong.). When a terrorist leader releases a necrophage bomb, it not only decimates Grime headquarters, it turns Pepper into the magical world’s first fairy amputee—but she’s not going to let a little thing like a missing leg stop her.


Review: Nocturne by Syrie James

Nocturne by Syrie James
Release Date: January 4, 2011
Publisher: Vanguard Press
Page Count: 264
Source: book provided by the publisher

When Nicole Whitcomb’s car runs off a Colorado mountain road during a blinding snowstorm, she is saved from death by a handsome, fascinating, and enigmatic stranger.

Snowbound with him for days in his beautiful home high in the Rockies, she finds herself powerfully attracted to him and soon comes to realize that the feeling is mutual.