Quote Love: 10 Book Quotes about Blood

Believe it or not, I've been wanting to do this post for a while (what with all the vampire books and urban fantasy I read, I come across a lot of quotes about blood), but it's kind of an odd topic, so October just seemed like the perfect time for it! Technically they're not all about blood, but they do involve blood in some way or another. Some I chose because they're funny, others because...
 

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Historical Fantasy Books I’ve Read

This topic came at a perfect time because I've recently discovered, contrary to what I previously believed, that I really like historical fantasy. I know historical *fantasy* is not quite the same as non-fantasy historical books since they often alter the history, but I've found they still make interesting use of the settings and cultures, and it's still different than if the book had been set in...
 

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books I Read in 2015

I'm pretty sure I've already talked about all these books and series roughly 27 times each this year, but what can I say? They are my favorites! They're also the books that don't get the attention they deserve---something I keep trying to change! (Some of these first in series are free on Amazon, so check 'em out!) I have had an AMAZING book year though and am keeping my fingers crossed that next...
 

Book Review: Beckoning Blood (Bonds of Blood Book 1) by Daniel de Lorne

Thierry's secret relationship with Etienne is the only good in his miserable life spent working at an abattoir with an abusive father and a twin brother, Olivier, who often brings him nothing but problems and whom he can't escape from, even in his own mind. But Olivier wants Thierry all to himself, and, when given the opportunity, condemns them both to immortality as vampires. No matter how many...
 

Updates & Info: The Weekly Update (6)

My past week was fairly uneventful, but, unfortunately, I have a stressful one (well, probably more than one, but we'll see) coming up. I've gotten as far ahead on posts as I could, so they're still scheduled to go up even if I'm not on the computer. (Don't you just love being able to do that?!) For some reason though I always end up with a few typos and issues that I don't catch until the post...