logo
May
26

Amanda Carlson Guest Post: Top 5 Female TV Alphas

Amanda Carlson Guest Post: Top 5 Female TV Alphas Note from VBC: Today we have author Amanda Carlson at the blog to talk about her favorite TV alpha females and fill us in on her new urban fantasy novel Struck (get your copy here).  Thanks for having me on the page today! So happy to be here. I’m a total geek and have always adored strong, female leads, even as a kid. Some of my faves are from books, others from movies. But when I was little, TV was my...
May
26

Alpha Showdown 2016 Round 4: Gin Blanco vs. Raphael

Alpha Showdown 2016 Round 4: Gin Blanco vs. Raphael The Alpha Showdown is underway, and already proving to be a good one. There’s stiff competition this year, just look at the bracket! It’s time for a break from the vampires and the shifters. It’s time to think about raw power. In round 4 we’re pitting elemental against archangel. Who will advance in the Alpha Showdown, though? We’ve lined up excellent bloggers to fill you in...
May
25

Review: Wicked and Wilde by Jenn Stark (Immortal Vegas #4)

Review: Wicked and Wilde by Jenn Stark (Immortal Vegas #4) Wicked and Wilde (Immortal Vegas #4) Jenn Stark Published: May 24, 2016 (Elewyn Publishing) Purchase: 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, Getting Wilde. With the...
May
25

Alpha Showdown 2016 Round 3: Adam Hauptman vs. Ethan Sullivan

Alpha Showdown 2016 Round 3: Adam Hauptman vs. Ethan Sullivan The Alpha Showdown is underway, and already proving to be a good one. There’s stiff competition this year, just look at the bracket! Once again, it’s coming down to werewolf versus vampire. This time we get long-time favorites Ethan Sullivan, from Chloe Neill’s Chicagoland Vampires series, and Adam Hauptman, from Patricia Briggs’s Mercy Thompson series. There’s no question...
May
24

Alpha Showdown 2016 Round 2: Bones vs. Charles Cornick

Alpha Showdown 2016 Round 2: Bones vs. Charles Cornick The Alpha Showdown is underway, and already proving to be a good one. There’s stiff competition this year, just look at the bracket! Often the Showdown comes down to vampire versus shifter, and we’re already getting a dose of that pairing today as vampire Bones from Jeaniene Frost’s Night Huntress series takes on werewolf alpha Charles Cornick from Patricia Briggs’s Alpha & Omega...
May
23

Alpha Showdown 2016 Round 1: Jane Yellowrock vs. Kane Malloy

Alpha Showdown 2016 Round 1: Jane Yellowrock vs. Kane Malloy It’s the start of the sixth annual Alpha Showdown here at Vampire Book Club, and we aren’t messing around. Almost every year we’ve run this event, the Jane Yellowrock fans have come out for their girl. This year, though, Jane Yellowrock (from Faith Hunter’s series of the same name) had the most nomination votes of any character. Will this be her year? There’s stiff...
May
17

Alpha Showdown 2016 Starts May 23

Alpha Showdown 2016 Starts May 23 Start making bets and brainstorming your best pitches, because the Alpha Showdown starts next Monday, May 23. This is the sixth (ed. note: DAMN!) Alpha Showdown. It’s been one of our favorite events, and every year proves to be a great way for fans to celebrate their favorite characters and help others discover their new favorite book boyfriend or bestie. Speaking of besties, we have five phenomenal...
May
10

Release-Day Review: The Voodoo Killings by Kristi Charish (Kincaid Strange #1)

Release-Day Review: The Voodoo Killings by Kristi Charish (Kincaid Strange #1) The Voodoo Killings (Kincaid Strange #1) Kristi Charish Published: May 10, 2016 (Vintage Canada) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review  Reviewed by: Margaret Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Kincaid Strange is used to getting calls about ghosts and zombies, but one night she gets a call from a zombie that turns her world upside down....
May
9

Review: The Big Fix by Linda Grimes (In a Fix #3)

Review: The Big Fix by Linda Grimes (In a Fix #3) The Big Fix (In a Fix/Ciel Halligan #3) Linda Grimes Published: May 12, 2015 (Tor) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Jo Rating (out of 5): 3.5 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it may make reference to previous books. If you haven’t started this series yet, check out VBC’s review of book...
May
6

Review: In Shining Armor by Elliott James (Pax Arcana #4)

Review: In Shining Armor by Elliott James (Pax Arcana #4) In Shining Armor (Pax Arcana #4) Elliott James Published: Apr. 26, 2016 (Orbit) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Margaret Rating (out of 5): 3 stars Note: While review will be spoiler free, it does make reference to previous books. If you haven’t started this series yet, check out VBC’s review of book 1,...

« Previous Entries

logo
Powered by WordPress | Designed by Elegant Themes