Week in Review: Sept. 25th-Oct. 1st *Suspense Sunday(Sept. 25th): Tropic of Night by Michael Gruber *New Releases (Week of Sept. 27th) *Bookish News Reviews: *Awakenings by Edward Lazellari *Bad Things by Michael Marshall Interviews/Guest Posts: *Linda Poitevin, author of Sins of the Angels + Giveaway (Open) *Brian Ruckley, author of The Edinburgh Dead *LJ McDonald, author of Queen of the Sylphs + Giveaway (Open) As always, be sure to check … Continue reading
Suspense Sunday titles are thriller or suspense titles that I’ve either read or am anticipating reading! Enjoy! Today’s title is: The Brotherhood of the Rose by David Morrell Synopsis: They were orphans, Chris and Saul–raised in a Philadelphia school for boys, bonded by friendship, and devoted to a mysterious man called Eliot. He visited them and brought them candy. He treated them like sons. He trained them to be assassins. … Continue reading
I’ve got 2 winners to announce for my Southern Gods Giveaway! Congrats to: Doc Redbat and Alan Cranis! Update: Doc Redbat was nice enough to let me know that he already has a copy, so I have an alternate winner: Congrats to Justin! *Winners were chosen using Random.org, have been notified, and have 48 hours to respond with their details. Thanks to everyone that entered.
Happy Friday gang! I’ve got some fun news, exerpts, and also giveaways for you today, so enjoy! Do you like zombies? I love zombies, so when I found out Otto Penzler’s new zombie lit collection, the aptly titled “Zombies, Zombies, Zombies” was out, I rushed to grab my copy. You can grab yours too, and also head over to Suvudu where they’ve interviewed the talented author, editor and founder of … Continue reading
Bad Things by Michael Marshall (Harper Collins, 2009)-John Henderson is waiting tables at a small restaurant in the Pacific Northwest, and house sitting for a friend in the area. It’s been three years since his young son died on Lake Murdo in Black Ridge, Washington, and he’s doing his best to live life and forget, when one day he receives an email that says simply “I know what happened.” Soon, … Continue reading
I’m so excited today to have L.J. McDonald on the blog as a part of her blog tour! L.J. is the author of The Sylph Series (Queen of the Sylphs, The Shattered Sylph, and The Battle Sylph.) She’s here to talk about the role of daydreams in her writing, and is also offering an ecopy of Queen of the Sylphs for giveaway, so be sure to check out the details … Continue reading
I’m so honored to have Brian Ruckley on the blog today. Brian is the author of The Edinburgh Dead and the Godless World trilogy. He’s also super nice and was gracious enough to answer a few questions for me! Please welcome Brian to the blog! Brian, it says in your bio that you held a variety of jobs after university. What was your most interesting one, and what would you … Continue reading
I’ve got 3 giveaway winners to announce today for The Midnight Guardian by Sarah Jane Stratford! Congrats to: Ceridwen83 Krystal Larson Pam S. *Winners have been notified and have 48 hours to respond with their mailing addresses. Thanks so much to everyone that entered!
Awakenings by Edward Lazellari Publisher: Tor Source: From publisher for review Fantasy/Urban Fantasy 3.5/5 Hats Synopsis Cal MacDonnell is a happily married New York City cop with a loving family. Seth Raincrest is a washed-up photographer who has alienated even his closest friends. The two have nothing in common—except that they both suffer from retrograde amnesia. It’s as if they just appeared out of thin air thirteen years ago, and … Continue reading
There’s an explosion of new releases this week (most release 9/27)! Also, tons of ebook steals, so enjoy! Urban Fantasy/Paranormal/Fantasy/Sci-fi/Horror: Red Phoenix: Dark Heavens Book Two (Angry Robot) by Kylie Chan The Devil’s Diadem by Sara Douglass Dead Bad Things: A Thomas Usher Novel by Gary McMahon Conquer the Dark by L.A. Banks Spider’s Revenge (Elemental Assassin) by Jennifer Estep Darkness Falling: The Forever Twilight Series by Peter Crowther Darkness … Continue reading