Unlocked by Courtney Milan

“When I see you, I remember that you made me want to drown rather than be myself.” He’d never understood what regret meant until now.  It wasn’t the pallid sort of wish he’d entertained before. He wished he could reach inside himself and take back what he had done. He didn’t want to be himself […]

What Goes Into a Cover

I’ve often wondered how covers go about being designed, and while searching across the interwebz for info on What I Did for a Duke by Julie Anne Long, I stumbled across this fantastic interview by fellow blogger over at Happily Ever After.  She interviewed artist James Griffin, who designed the cover of the  aforementioned book, […]

Lover Awakened, J.R. Ward

Title: Lover Awakened (The Black Dagger Brotherhood Book 3) Author: J.R. Ward Redonk Nutshell: Scariest vampire of a warrior clan finds love in an aristocrat Official Synopsis: In the shadows of the night in Caldwell, New York, there’s a deadly war raging between vampires and their slayers. And there exists a secret band of brothers […]

Cover Alert…

Two new releases coming in 2011 that I’m looking forward to by two of my favorite authors. Title: Scandalous Desires (Maiden Lane #3) Author: Elizabeth Release date: November 2011       \                 Title: A Lady’s Lesson in Scandal Author: Meredith Duran Release: July 2011 I’d do […]

What I Did for a Duke, Julie Anne Long

Title: What I Did for a Duke, released February 22, 2011, 384 pages Author: Julie Anne Long Redonk Nutshell: Revenge seduction gets horribly complicated Official Synopsis: For years, he’s been an object of fear, fascination and fantasy. But of all the wicked rumors that shadow the formidable Alexander Moncrieffe, Duke of Falconbridge, the ton knows […]

Never Again, Michele Bardsley

Title: Never Again (Wizards of Nevermore) released March 1, 2011 ; 320 pages Author: Michele Bardsley Redonk Nutshell: Tormented hero falls for sister of his tormentor Official Synopsis: Lucinda Rackmore is a witch cursed.  Desperation sends her to the last place anyone would think to find her … the small Dragon-protected town of Nevermore, Texas. […]

American Vampire, Jennifer Armintrout

Title: American Vampire Author: Jennifer Armintrout Redonk Nutshell: Smart ass vampire gets stuck in a cursed podunk town Official Synopsis: Buried in the Heartland is a town that no one enters or leaves. Graf McDonald somehow becomes its first visitor in more than five years…and he was only looking for a good party. Unfortunately, Penance, […]

Lust, Charlotte Featherstone

Title: Lust (released February 2011) Author: Charlotte Featherstone Redonk Nutshell: Lust & Chastity play a dangerous game of cat & mouse Official Synopsis: Of old, humans and Faeries have dwelt side by side in parallel realms. Only the canniest mortals recognize the alluring creatures that often walk–and lie–among them. The righteous Fae of the Seelie […]

Scandalous, Karen Robards

Title: Scandalous Author: Karen Robards Redonk Nutshell: Imposter falls for his “sister” – ESCANDOLO! Official Synopsis: England, 1810: When Lady Gabriella Banning receives word that her half-brother, the Earl of Wickham, has died on his tea plantation in Ceylon, she faces the reality that she and her younger sisters, Claire and Elizabeth, are suddenly penniless. […]

The Iron Fey Series, Julie Kagawa

                Title: 1) The Iron King 2) The Iron Daughter 3) The Iron Queen 4) The Iron Knight (coming soon) Author: Julie Kagawa Redonk Synopsis: Half human half faery unwillingly steps into the realm of The Fey I had seen the covers of these beauts several times and […]