Posts By: Lynn

Mar 26
That’s what HE said Thursday- March 26, 2015

That’s what HE said Thursday- March 26, 2015

Every Thursday we are hosting a meme called: That’s what HE said Thursday. For more info on what this meme is all about click here.   Lynn’s Quote: “Do you think I can’t protect you should you persist with your idiotic passivity? … It’s time. … You’re not living anymore, Rainbow girl.” “You better bring your ass back to me, woman.” –Jericho Barrons to MacKayla Lane (Burned by: Karen Marie Moning) I couldn’t manage to pick just one quote between Barrons and Mac. That’s like picking a favorite child. All of these quotes show how much Mac means to Barrons. And how… Read more »

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Mar 20
Book Review – Wicked

Book Review – Wicked

Wicked by Jennifer L. Armentrout Series: A Wicked Saga #1 Publisher: Self-published Date Published: December 8, 2014 Genres: Contemporary, New Adult, Paranormal, Romance, Urban Fantasy Format: eBook Pages: 300 Rating: Description: Things are about to get Wicked in New Orleans. Twenty-two year old Ivy Morgan isn’t your average college student. She, and others like her, know humans aren’t the only thing trolling the French Quarter for fun… and for food. Her duty to the Order is her life. After all, four years ago, she lost everything at the hands of the creatures she’d sworn to hunt, tearing her world and… Read more »

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Mar 10
Burned Review

Burned Review

Burned by Karen Marie Moning Series: Fever #7 Publisher: Random House Publishing Group Date Published: January 20th 2015 Genres: Fantasy, Fiction, Paranormal, Romance, Urban Fantasy Format: Hardcover Pages: 512 Rating: Description: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “Mac is back and badder than ever!”—J. R. WardMacKayla Lane and Jericho Barrons return in Burned, the latest novel in the blockbuster Fever series from Karen Marie Moning.   It’s easy to walk away from lies. Power is another thing.   MacKayla Lane would do anything to save the home she loves. A gifted sidhe-seer, she’s already fought and defeated the deadly Sinsar Dubh—an… Read more »

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Mar 05
That’s what HE said Thursday- March 5, 2015

That’s what HE said Thursday- March 5, 2015

Every Thursday we are hosting a meme called: That’s what HE said Thursday. For more info on what this meme is all about click here.   Lynn’s Quote: “I’ll give you a choice. Kill me.”  “By definition ‘choice’ mandates a minimum of two possible avenues of action. ” (This is Jada’s line.) “I wasn’t done. Or kiss me. But do one or the other. Before I do one or the other to you.“ –Ryodan to Jada (Burned by: Karen Marie Moning) I like this quote because the sexual hostility between these two characters is palpable. Here’s the description of this standoff by… Read more »

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Feb 16
The Great Zoo of China Review

The Great Zoo of China Review

The Great Zoo of China by Matthew Reilly Publisher: Simon and Schuster Date Published: January 27, 2015 Genres: Action & Adventure, Thrillers Format: Hardcover Pages: 416 Rating: Description: In the blockbuster and bestselling tradition of Jurassic Park comes the breakneck new adventure from the New York Times and #1 internationally bestselling author Matthew Reilly whose imaginative, cinematic thrillers “make you feel like a kid again; [they’re] a blast” (Booklist).It is a secret the Chinese government has been keeping for forty years. They have proven the existence of dragons—a landmark discovery no one could ever believe is real, and a scientific… Read more »

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Feb 12
That’s what HE said Thursday- Feb 12, 2015

That’s what HE said Thursday- Feb 12, 2015

Every Thursday we are hosting a meme called: That’s what HE said Thursday. For more info on what this meme is all about click here.   Lynn’s Quote: “Are you waiting for an invitation?” I asked, eyeing him standing carefully outside my door. “Is this the part where you tell me you’re a vampire?” (Yes, this part is Bliss, but you need some context for the below quote.) He chucked. “No, I promise the paleness is only because I’m British.” AND “Are you going to put me in your phone under some secret code name so that no one knows… Read more »

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Feb 11
Losing It Discussion Guide

Losing It Discussion Guide

  Rose runs a book club. I am a member of the club. From time to time, we find it almost impossible to find good study guides/discussion questions for the books we are reading. So we thought we would share the study guides that we created and offer them for your use with your own book club. We do not mind if you use these, but would greatly appreciate feedback if you found them useful. Rose and I wrote these questions together.  Discussion Questions for Losing It (Losing It #1) by Cora Carmack 1. What really are the chances that a girl would… Read more »

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Feb 04
A Rogue by Any Other Name Review

A Rogue by Any Other Name Review

A Rogue by Any Other Name by Sarah MacLean Series: The Rules of Scoundrels #1 Publisher: HarperCollins Date Published: February 28th 2012 Genres: Historical Fiction, Romance Format: eBook Pages: 400 Rating: Description: What a scoundrel wants, a scoundrel gets. . . A decade ago, the Marquess of Bourne was cast from society with nothing but his title. Now a partner in London’s most exclusive gaming hell, the cold, ruthless Bourne will do whatever it takes to regain his inheritance—including marrying perfect, proper Lady Penelope Marbury. A broken engagement and years of disappointing courtships have left Penelope with little interest in… Read more »

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Jan 22
That’s what HE said Thursday- January 22, 2015

That’s what HE said Thursday- January 22, 2015

Every Thursday we are hosting a meme called: That’s what HE said Thursday. For more info on what this meme is all about click here.   Lynn’s Quote: “This doesn’t feel like a joke to me. You don’t,” he growled in a tight voice. “I want to do things to you … things a clean, vanilla girl like you never dreamed of. Things that tool boyfriend of yours never came close to doing for you.” –Logan Mulvaney to Georgia Robinson (Wild (The Ivy Chronicles #3) by: Sophie Jordan) This was the cleanest quote I could find of Logan and Georgia. Let’s just… Read more »

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Jan 14
Wild Review

Wild Review

Wild by Sophie Jordan Series: The Ivy Chronicles #3 Publisher: HarperCollins Date Published: November 18th 2014 Genres: Coming of Age, Contemporary, Fiction, New Adult, Romance Format: eBook Pages: 288 Rating: Description: A good girl goes fabulously bad in the final book in New York Times bestselling author Sophie Jordan’s sexy New Adult romance series, in which three Ivy League suite-mates seek higher knowledge of just how far they can go. Months after her boyfriend dumped her, Georgia can still hear the insults he hurled at her. Boring. Predictable. Tame. Tired of feeling bad, she’s ready to change her image, and… Read more »

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