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Feb
27

Review: Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco (Stalking Jack the Ripper #1)

Review: Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco (Stalking Jack the Ripper #1) Stalking Jack the Ripper (Stalking Jack the Ripper #1) Kerri Maniscalco Published: Sept. 20, 2016 (Jimmy Patterson) Purchased: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in Exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Jo Rating (out of 5): 2.5 stars Audrey Rose Wadsworth is not your average young Victorian lady. While she may enjoy beautiful clothes and balls, her real passion lies...
Feb
23

Review: Bane and Shadow by Jon Skovron (Empire of Empire #2)

Review: Bane and Shadow by Jon Skovron (Empire of Empire #2) Bane and Shadow (Empire of Storms #2) Jon Skovron Published: February 28, 2017 (Orbit) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it will reference previous books. If you haven’t started this series yet, check out VBC’s review of book 1, Hope and...
Feb
22

Win It Wednesday: Good Vampires Go to Heaven by Sandra Hill

Win It Wednesday: Good Vampires Go to Heaven by Sandra Hill It’s been a few weeks since we had a tasty paranormal romance giveaway at VBC. Win It Wednesday is the right way to fix that. Today I’m giving away Sandra Hill’s Good Vampires Go to Heaven. It’s the eighth book in her Deadly Angels series, which brings together vampires and angels—legit vangels—and the sexy, sexy in these books. Good Vampires has the bonus of a demon trying to...
Feb
21

Review: Winter of the Gods by Jordanna Max Brodsky (Olympus Bound #2)

Review: Winter of the Gods by Jordanna Max Brodsky (Olympus Bound #2) Winter of the Gods (Olympus Bound #2) Jordanna Max Brodsky Published: Feb. 14, 2017 (Orbit) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Jo Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it will make references to previous books. If you haven’t started this series yet, check out VBC’s review of...
Feb
20

Let’s Talk Reader Conventions

Let’s Talk Reader Conventions I absolutely love going to reader conventions. The chance to interact in person with people who one-click, auto-buy, and read voraciously in the same genres I do is a special thrill. The ability to meet my favorite authors, and tell them why their books meant so much? Double win. The VBC crew is spread throughout North America and England. We could be hitting up smaller, niche events all over. This is...
Feb
16

Review: The Dark Days Pact by Alison Goodman (Lady Helen #2)

Review: The Dark Days Pact by Alison Goodman (Lady Helen #2) The Dark Days Pact (Lady Helen #2) Alison Goodman Published: Jan. 31, 2017 (Viking) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: purchased Reviewed by: Beth Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Lady Helen is back, just four weeks after the events of her presentation ball, events which culminated in her losing her mother’s only gift to her, saving a man’s life, and needing to find refuge outside of London. As...
Feb
15

Win It Wednesday: ARC of Borrowed Souls by Chelsea Mueller

Win It Wednesday: ARC of Borrowed Souls by Chelsea Mueller Borrowed Souls isn’t set to release until May 2, but we have a shiny, hot-off-the-presses advanced reading copy (ARC) for one lucky person. In fact, it’s so special that it’ll also be signed. Double win, right? For those of you who haven’t heard me talk about it, Borrowed Souls is a gritty urban fantasy with a heroine who gets blackmailed into acting as a repo woman for people who...
Feb
14

Review: Raphael by DB Reynolds (Vampires in America #1)

Review: Raphael by DB Reynolds (Vampires in America #1) Raphael (Vampires in America #1) D.B. Reynolds Published: Dec 10, 2013 (ImaJinn Books, Inc) Purchase: Amazon Review source: purchased Reviewed by: Kris Rating (out of 5): 5 stars Lord of the West, Master Vampire Raphael rules with an iron fist and raw power. So when a group of unknown vampires and humans get past his extensive security to kidnap Alexandra, one of his favored vampires, he does the...
Feb
13

Early Review: Portal of a Thousand Worlds by Dave Duncan

Early Review: Portal of a Thousand Worlds by Dave Duncan Portal of a Thousand Worlds Dave Duncan Published: Feb. 14, 2017 (Open Road) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review Source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review  Reviewed by: Beth Rating (out of 5): 2.5 stars An aging Empress, a group of monks who make murder their main mission, and a ragtag army—led by a crazy man—who are high on drugs and convinced they are invincible. All of...
Feb
10

Review: Ever the Hunted by Erin Summerill (Clash of Kingdoms #1)

Review: Ever the Hunted by Erin Summerill (Clash of Kingdoms #1) Ever the Hunted (Clash of Kingdoms #1) Erin Summerill Published: Dec. 27, 2016 (HMH Books for Young Readers) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: purchased Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4 stars After the murder of her father, Britta Flannery is trying her best to survive on her own. Which is easier said than done. Britta is the child of a union between a Malam man and a Shaerdan woman....

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