Title: Lady Louisa’s Christmas Knight Author: Grace Burrowes Availability: October 2012 (Sourcebooks) My Summary: Lady Louisa Windham has a passion for anything intellectual and no patience for fools. Unfortunately this combination has not helped her on the Marriage Mart. Her frustration is starting to get to her and she’s contemplating sitting out the next social Season so her younger and, to her mind at least, more eligible sisters can make a match. Lady Louisa also […]
Miranda is a woman who knows what she wants and is willing to take it – and she wants Roscoe (and really, I can’t blame her as he’s quite delicious). The challenge comes in overcoming Roscoe’s protective instincts and teaching him it was alright to reclaim all he sacrificed for his family’s happiness, namely his own chance at love and family.
When I requested this book to read as part of From Left to Write’s August Book Club, I commented that it reminded me of my German grandmother. By the time the book arrived, my Oma had passed away. I’m not going to sugar-coat history and claim my grandmother was all sweetness and light, she was a strong woman and wasn’t afraid to voice her opinion – often quite vociferously . As a young girl, I […]
The teasing temptress Sylvia Day has released the entire first chapter of Reflected in You, her much anticipated sequel to the hit Bared to You. You can read the first chapter at this link on Goodreads.com. Warning: Mature content (it is Gideon and Eva after all!) Reflected in You is due to be released October 2 with the concluding volume, Entwined with You, coming December 31, 2012.
As lovely as summer can be, I truly love Autumn – the yummy smells, the crisp air, the great colors! Speaking of great colors … butter LONDON (one of my VERY favorite nail lacquer lines!) has their new Autumn/Winter 2012 collection in stores now. There are some truly stunning additions to their already amazing line. Descriptions of the colors from butter LONDON Dodgy Barnett: A highly holographic lacquer in a classic shade that blurs the […]
REFLECTED IN YOU snippet #5 courtesy of Sylvia Day Reaching down, he caught me by the back of the thigh and pulled my legs wider apart. “You’re not going to get a hundred percent equality in this relationship.” “The hell I’m not.” …
Title: Royal Bridesmaids: An Original Anthology Authors: Stephanie Laurens, Gaelen Foley, Loretta Chase Availability: July 17, 2012 e-book (only $1.99), Massmarket Paperback Aug. 14 (Avon) Summary: (book blurb) Thanks to Pippa Middleton, we are more fascinated than ever by bridesmaids . . . especially the ones in Royal Weddings. Now, in this original anthology, New York Times bestselling authors Stephanie Laurens, Gaelen Foley, and Loretta Chase tell us what it really takes to get the […]
The ever generous and über-talented Sylvia Day has shared another Reflected in You snippet! She offers her usual disclaimer, the following excerpt may be edited or deleted prior to release. “Let go, Gideon.” I caught his wrists to pull his hands away. He buried his face in my neck, obstinately holding on. “We’ll get there. Okay? Just— We’ll get there.” I deflated, feeling little of the triumph I had hoped to feel when I’d first […]
Sylvia Day’s Facebook page has once again provided a teasing excerpt from Reflected in You, the much anticipated sequel to Bared to You, set for release October 2, 2012. Just a reminder, this excerpt may change or be deleted prior to printing. Megumi and I had just stepped out into the lobby when I felt my purse vibrate beneath my arm. As we passed through the turnstiles, I dug for my phone and felt my […]
Title: It Begins with a Kiss Author: Eileen Dreyer Availability: July 3, 2012, digital format only (Grand Central Publishing) Summary: (courtesy of publisher) Fiona Ferguson wants nothing more than to flee Miss Lavinia Chase’s Finishing School in this short story by Eileen Dreyer, author of the Drake’s Rakes series. Rather than the safe haven the girls’ families presume it to be, the school is intent on making its charges conform to the rules-by any means […]