After Midnight by Teresa Medeiros

I’d rather spend the rest of my days living in the shadows with you than walking in the sunlight all alone. Redonk Nutshell: Eldest sister is wary of the mysterious man that is allegedly a vampire courting her sister Caroline Cabot has been looking after her two younger siblings since the death of their parents […]

The Immortal Rules by Julie Kagawa

Redonk Nutshell: Young woman in a vampire-ruled dystopian world adapts to becoming a vampire Allison Sekemoto is a young woman who has survived on the Fringe for seventeen years. She’s a fighter and a survivor, even up to the moment of her death when she’s attacked by Rabids, humans infected with a mutated vampire virus […]

Kiss of Pride by Sandra Hill

If cocks could speak, his would be singing Hallelujahs. Redonk Nutshell: Viking turned Vampire-Angel finds himself falling for a mortal journalist First off, if the quote above didn’t make you snicker, you need to reread it again.  Because that had me (and Mr. Raunchy Ryan, and my friends) giggling for days.  But before I get ahead […]

Deadly Pursuit by Nina Croft

Redonk Nutshell: Stowaway priestess lives on the wild side while hiding out with a mercenary ship Book Two in Ms. Croft’s Blood Hunter series picks up more or less where it’s predecessor, Break Out, left off.  This time we’re focusing on Al, the cabin “boy” and the ship’s newest guest, assassin Jonathon Decker.  Having been […]

Archangel’s Blade by Nalini Singh

Redonk Nutshell: An ancient and powerful vampire teams up with a damaged Guild Hunter to track down the culprit responsible for ritualistic murders of vampires around the city Here it is, ya’ll.  The reason I got into The Guild Hunter series.  Don’t judge by the cover – look past the dude and his entrancing six -pack. […]

Archangel’s Consort by Nalini Singh

Redonk Nutshell: A powerful and  threatening ancient Archangel is awakening, casting chaos and disarray across the world and testing the balance between an Archangel and his consort Book three in the Guild Hunters series picks up after the destruction of another Archangel’s home in book two.  Newly made angel, Elena, and her lover, Archangel Raphael, […]

Archangel’s Kiss by Nalini Singh

Redonk Nutshell: Hunter-turned-angel Elena struggles to find her footing with her new status amid the threat of her consort’s covetous fellow Archangels Book two in the Guardian Hunter series wins the award for “less cheesiest cover.”  In fact, I think this cover is kind of badass.  I can’t say that about any of the others, […]

Angels’ Blood by Nalini Singh

Redonk Nutshell: Highly skilled vampire hunter is contracted by a powerful Archangel to hunt down a rogue supernatural killer Here’s the low down on why I picked up this puppy.  I was intrigued by Archangel’s Blade, the newer release in Nalini Singh’s Guild Hunter series, but it’s the 4th in the series.  And I’m something […]

Lord of the Vampires by Gena Showalter

“Sticks and stones may break my bones, but I might be a vampire so I don’t give a shit.” Redonk Nutshell: Enslaved vampire prince magically enlists the help of human woman in engineering his escape Sometimes I enjoy Gena Showalter books, other times I find them sort of ho-hum.  The pros: her world building is […]

Soulless by Gail Carriger

“Miss Tarabotti was not one of life’s milk-water misses–in fact, quite the opposite. Many a gentleman had likened his first meeting with her to downing a very strong cognac when one was expecting to imbibe fruit juice–that is to say, startling and apt to leave one with a distinct burning sensation.” Redonk Nutshell: No-nonsense spinster […]

Breakout by Nina Croft

Redonk Nutshell: A vampire takes on a woman who is harboring secrets, and together they plot to do the unthinkable and break into an impenetrable prison First thing’s first: I’m loving this cover. Dead sexy.  I mean c’mon.   A man in a black trench coat, carrying a sword.  And a crazy ass gun.  Me likey. […]

Sunshine, by Robin McKinley

Title: Sunshine Author: Robin McKinley Redonk Nutshell: A closeted magician teams up with a lone vampire to take on rogue supernaturals Official Synopsis: There hadn’t been any trouble out at the lake in years. Sunshine just needed a spot where she could be alone with her thoughts for a minute. But then the vampires found […]