Category Archives: Series Sunday

Review: Pamela Palmer shocks with Vamp City series

This week, I browsed two novels that have been hanging out in my book pile. Pamela Palmer’s “A Kiss of Blood” was released this past summer, and I’ve had the first book in the series, “A Blood Seduction,” for a … Continue reading

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Recently Released: ‘The Prayer’ by Jacqueline von Zwehl

This week I read “The Prayer: An Inspirational Journey to Miracles and Eternal Love” by Jacqueline von Zwehl. It was released a couple weeks ago by Johann Press. While the book was touted as an inspirational memoir, I was not … Continue reading

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Review: ‘Doon’ by Carey Corp and Lorie Langdon

This week I read “Doon” by Carey Corp and Lorie Langdon. The story follows best friends, Veronica and Mackenna, as they go to Scotland for vacation. There, they find Mackenna’s aunt’s journal about the mysterious land of Doon. Mesmerized by … Continue reading

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Review: ‘One Lucky Vampire’ by Lynsay Sands

It’s been a few weeks since I’ve even been able to think about cracking open a book. In the busy-ness of my life, there are times when, in the back of my mind, I think, “Gosh, I haven’t read a … Continue reading

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Recently released: ‘Wedding Belles’ by Beth Albright

This week I read ‘Wedding Belles’ by Beth Albright. It was just released in August by Harlequin MIRA. If you want to escape from it all with a sickly-sweet girl-power romance novel, grab a copy of this book. The plot … Continue reading

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Recently released: ‘Aquifer’ by Jonathan Friesen

This week I read “Aquifer” by Jonathan Friesen, published Aug. 8 by Zondervan. The dystopian adolescent adventure story, at a mere 264 pages, took a few hours to read. The story is about 16-year-old Luca on a quest to find … Continue reading

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Recently released: ‘Running Lean’ by Diana L. Sharples

This week I read “Running Lean” by Diana L. Sharples, a young-adult work of fiction that addresses adolescent issues. This particular novel addressed anorexia and disordered eating. As I read it, I found it was reminiscent of Laurie Halse Anderson’s … Continue reading

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Romance review: ‘The Dark Heroine: Dinner with a Vampire’ by Abigail Gibbs

This week’s book, “The Dark Heroine: Dinner with a Vampire” took a few days to read. It was more than 500 pages long. While enjoyable at the moment, I found “The Dark Heroine” to be ultimately forgettable. I feel like … Continue reading

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Romance review: ‘The Story of X’ by A.J. Molloy

This week, I read “The Story of X” by A.J. Molloy. The novel was supposed to be erotica, so if you’re sensitive to the discussion of sex and eroticism, please avoid this review. The novel took a couple of days … Continue reading

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Romance review: ‘The Lass Wore Black’ by Karen Ranney

I read ‘The Lass Wore Black’ in a couple hours while I was on vacation a few weeks ago. It was a historical romance that played out almost like a fairy tale. The plot revolved around Catriona, a spoiled rich … Continue reading

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