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Review: Dead Ever After by Charlaine Harris

Review: Dead Ever After by Charlaine Harris

Title: Dead Ever After (Sookie Stackhouse #13) Author: Charlaine HarrisPublication Date: May 7, 2013Publisher: AceGenre: Adult Urban FantasyFind It: Goodreads, Amazon, B&N, Book DepositorySource: Library There are secrets in the town of Bon Temps, ones that threaten those closest to Sookie—and could destroy her heart…Sookie Stackhouse finds it easy to turn down the request of former barmaid Arlene when she wants her job back at Merlotte’s. After all, Arlene tried to have Sookie killed. But her relationship with Eric Northman is not so clearcut. He and his vampires are keeping their distance…and a cold silence. And when Sookie learns the reason why, she is devastated.Then a shocking… Read more »

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Manicure Monday (23): Dead Ever After

Manicure Monday (23): Dead Ever After

Hello! Happy Monday and thanks for stopping by. Manicure Monday is a weekly feature where I show you a book I am currently reading along with what’s on my nails. This week I am reading Dead Ever After by Charlaine Harris. This is the last book in the Sookie series. While I didn’t love it, I thought it was alright. It seems like a lot of people are pretty pissed about this book, but I thought it was OK. Not as epic as I thought it was going to be but not as bad as the last book. Anyway, hoping to… Read more »

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Angels’ Blood – Review

Angels’ Blood – Review

Angels’ Blood (A Guild Hunter Novel) by Nalini Singh Publication date: 3 March 2009 by Berkley ISBN 10/13: 0425226921/978-0425226926 Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | iTunes | Kobo | Audible | Book Depository | IndieBound Category: Adult Urban Fantasy Keywords: Angels, Vampires, paranormal romance Format: Paperback, mass market paperback, eBook, audiobook Source: Purchased   Synopsis from GoodReads: Vampire hunter Elena Deveraux knows she is the best- but she does not know if even she is good enough for this job. Hired by the dangerously beautiful archangel Raphael, a being so lethal that no mortal wants his attention, Elena knows failure is not an option—even if the task… Read more »

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The Indigo Spell – Review

The Indigo Spell – Review

The Indigo Spell (Bloodlines #3) by Richelle Mead Publication date: 26 Feb 2013 by Razorbill ISBN 10/13: 159514319X | 9781595143198Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Book Depository | Indiebound Category: Young Adult Paranormal FictionKeywords: Young adult, paranormal, vampiresFormat: Hardcover, paperback, eBook, audiobookSource: Bought Synopsis from Goodreads: In the aftermath of a forbidden moment that rocked Sydney to her core, she finds herself struggling to draw the line between her Alchemist teachings and what her heart is urging her to do. Then she meets alluring, rebellious Marcus Finch–a former Alchemist who escaped against all odds, and is now on the run. Marcus wants to teach Sydney the secrets he… Read more »

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The Golden Lily – Review

The Golden Lily – Review

The Golden Lily (Bloodlines #2) by Richelle Mead Publication date: 12 June 2012 by Razorbill ISBN 10/13: 1455508306 | 9781455508303Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Book Depository | Indiebound Category: Young Adult Paranormal FictionKeywords: Young adult, paranormal, vampiresFormat: Hardcover, paperback, eBook, audiobookSource: Purchased Synopsis from Goodreads: Sydney Sage is an Alchemist, one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires. They protect vampire secrets—and human lives. Sydney would love to go to college, but instead, she’s been sent into hiding at a posh boarding school in Palm Springs, California–tasked with protecting Moroi princess Jill… Read more »

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The Demon’s Song – Review

The Demon’s Song – Review

The Demon’s Song (Hearts of the Fallen #1)by Kendra Leigh Castle Publication date: 21 April 2013 by Entangled Publishing ISBN 13: 9781622661817Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Kobo | iBooks Category: Adult Paranormal RomanceKeywords: romance, fallen angles, vampires,Format: eBookSource: e-ARC received from Entangled Publishing Synopsis from Entangled Publishing: The road to Hell is paved with good intentions. At least, that’s how it seems to Sofia Rivera when her attempt to help a friend ends in a blood-soaked confrontation with creatures that aren’t even supposed to exist. With a group of rogue vampires determined not to leave a single witness to their violence hot on her… Read more »

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Manicure Monday (15): The Golden Lily

Manicure Monday (15): The Golden Lily

Manicure Monday is a weekly feature that combines my love of nail polish and reading. Each week I’ll show you one of my current reads along with a matching book manicure. This week, as you may have guessed, I have The Golden Lily by Richelle Mead. Yes, I started reading the right book and let me say, it’s pretty fun. Loving Adrian and Sydney and I think I am a little over halfway through right now. For my Golden Lily manicure, I decided to do a sponged gradient, which I have never done before. Basically I used an eye shadow… Read more »

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Manicure Monday (14): The Indigo Spell

Manicure Monday (14): The Indigo Spell

Manicure Monday is a weekly feature that combines my love of nail polish and reading. Each week I’ll show you one of my current reads along with a matching book manicure. There’s kind of a funny story about this week’s Manicure Monday. If you follow my on Twitter or FB at all you might know a bit about it already. Last weekend when I went home to see my parents, I figured it would be a great chance to finally read the next book in Richelle Mead’s Bloodlines series. So I am at the hospital waiting room, waiting for me… Read more »

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Magic Bites – Review

Magic Bites – Review

Magic Bites (Kate Daniels #1)  by Ilona Andrews Publication date: 01 April 2007 by Ace ISBN 10/13: 0441014895 | 9780441014897Goodreads | Amazon | B&N | Book Depository | Indiebound Category: Adult Urban FantasyKeywords: Urban fantasy, weres, shifters, vampires, mercenaries, magicFormat: Mass market paperback, eBookSource: Purchased Synopsis: When the magic is up, rogue mages cast their spells and monsters appear, while guns refuse to fire and cars fail to start. But then technology returns, and the magic recedes as unpredictably as it arose, leaving all kinds of paranormal problems in its wake. Kate Daniels is a down-on-her-luck mercenary who makes her living cleaning up these… Read more »

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Manicure Monday (10): Lover At Last

Manicure Monday (10): Lover At Last

Manicure Monday is a weekly feature that combines my love of nail polish and reading. Each week I’ll show you one of my current reads along with a matching book manicure. Hi! I am writing this post pretty late at night. I was supposed to get this done earlier but got caught up hanging out with friends and eating brownies. :) But Manicure Monday is here and I hope that you like it. This didn’t come out exactly as I wanted but it’s not too bad. Check it out below. As you can see, this week I have been reading… Read more »

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