Sep 142012
 
Blood and Bullets

Blood and Bullets (Deacon Chalk: Occult Bounty-Hunter #1) by James R Tuck Source: Review copy from author Links: Amazon, Goodreads, Author’s website He lives to kill monsters. He keeps his city safe. And his silver hollow-points and back-from-the-dead abilities help him take out any kind of supernatural threat. But now an immortal evil has this bad-ass bounty hunter dead in its sights. . . Ever since a monster murdered his family, Deacon Chalk hunts any creature that preys on the innocent. So when a pretty vampire girl “hires” him to eliminate a fellow slayer, Deacon goes to warn him–and barely […]

Sep 042012
 
Temp

Temp by AE Mayer Source: Review copy from Cricket Ink Links: Amazon, Goodreads, Author’s website You might imagine the Collision that catapulted magical creatures to Earth would make every moment miraculous. But jobs were just as dull, and life could be just as boring. Traffic still stunk, only now with dragon Flyways above highways, the stink was worse than ever. Jackson Bee Belle Elders (Bee for short) is a promising Magical Sciences major who ends up smack in the middle of the Southern home town she tried to escape. Her lofty dreams of adventure only land her under fluorescent lights […]

Aug 292012
 
That Thing at the Zoo

That Thing at the Zoo (Deacon Chalk: Occult Bounty-Hunter #0.5) by James R. Tuck Source: Review copy from author Links: Amazon, Goodreads, Author’s website Shredding monsters is his stock and trade. He sniffs them out, tracks them down, and corners them. End of story. But when the tables are turned, expect the unexpected. Knowing his enemy is a rule Deacon Chalk swears by. But he’s never seen anything like whatever is leaving the Atlanta Zoo’s most dangerous predators bloodless, skinned, and hanging high in the treetops. And he’s only got until sunrise to keep it from turning the entire city […]

Aug 162012
 
The Coffee Shop

The Coffee Shop by Lauren Hunter Source: Review copy from publisher Links: Amazon, Smashwords, Goodreads, Author’s website If Derrick thought experiencing alternate timelines and glimpses into the future was strange, then he had no idea it was about to get a whole lot more strange. When Derrick Sloane meets Annie Maddock and falls madly in love, he believes he’s met the girl of his dreams. Only he then awakes to discover she is exactly that…nothing more than a dream. Disheartened, he goes to the first coffee shop he can find. There he meets Annie. She is at the same table, […]

Aug 032012
 
Timeless Desire

Timeless Desire by Gwyn Cready Source: Review copy from publisher Links: Amazon, Goodreads, Book’s publishing page, Author’s website Two years after losing her husband, overworked librarian Panna Kennedy battles to distract herself from crushing Grief, even as she battles to deal with yet another library budget cut. During a routine search within the library’s lower levels, Panna opens an obscure, pad-locked door and finds herself transported to the magnificent, book-filled quarters of a handsome, eighteenth-century Englishman. She soon recognizes the man as Colonel John Bridgewater, the historic English war hero whose larger-than-life statue loomed over her desk.However, the life of […]

Jul 272012
 
Vaempires: Revolution

Vaempires: Revolution (The Evolutionary War #1) by Thomas WinshipSource: Review copy from authorLinks: Amazon, Smashwords, Goodreads, Author’s website It is the morning of Princess Cassandra’s sixteenth birthday. Everyone’s attention is focused on the heir to the vampire throne. World leaders, the rich and famous, and VIPs from every corner of the globe have gathered in the nation’s capital to celebrate the momentous event. Cassandra’s boyfriend, Daniel, is late for the party. He’s still outside the city when all hell breaks loose. What he believes is an act of terrorism proves to be a full-fledged revolution. Væmpires—former vampires who mutated into […]

Jul 252012
 
The Car Thief

The Car Thief by Theodore WeesnerSource: Review copy from publisherLinks: Amazon, Goodreads It’s 1959. Sixteen year-old Alex Housman has just stolen his fourteenth car and frankly doesn’t know why. His divorced, working class father grinds out the night shift at the local Chevy Plant in Detroit, kept afloat by the flask in his glove compartment and the open bottles in his Flint, Michigan home. Abandoned and alone, father and son struggle to express a deep love for each other, even as Alex fills his day juggling cheap thrills and a crushing depression. He cruises and steals, running from, and to, […]

Jul 182012
 
Don't Call Me Angel

Don’t Call Me Angel (Forsaken #1)by Alicia Wright BrewsterSource: Review copy from authorLinks: Goodreads, Smashwords, Author’s website After crawling her way out of Hell, Six is ready to cast aside her angel wings and all the responsibilities that come with them. But Earth is not as peaceful as she imagined it. Demons, dark angels, and other hell-beasties escaped before her, and they’re not as content as she is to live a quiet life on Earth. A fellow angel who escaped Hell with her commits a series of soul-murders, destroying human souls so they can’t go to the afterlife. Although Six […]

Jul 102012
 
Dead End Deal

Dead End Deal by Allen WylerSource: Review copy from publisherLinks: Goodreads, Author’s website World renowned neurosurgeon Jon Ritter is on the verge of a medical breakthrough that will change the world. His groundbreaking surgical treatment, using transplanted non-human stem cells, is set to eradicate the scourge of Alzheimer’s disease and give hope to millions. But when the procedure is slated for testing, it all comes to an abrupt and terrifying halt. Ritter’s colleague is gunned down and Ritter himself is threatened by a radical anti-abortion group that not only claims responsibility, but promises more of the same. Faced with a […]

Jul 092012
 
8

8: The Previously Untold Story of the Previously Unknown 8th Dwarfby Michael MullinSource: Review copy from authorLinks: Goodreads, Author’s website Written in verse, this is the previously untold story of the previously unknown 8th dwarf, named Creepy. He is banished to the basement for being different and, well, weird. Yet he plays a vital – and of course previously unknown – role in the popular tale of Snow White – whose title character is an intruder Creepy refers to as “the Maid”. This is a very short rhyming poem aboout the 8th dwarf. It was fun and sassy, and offers a […]