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A Tale Dark and Grimm (A Tale Dark and Grimm#1)
3.97
I loved, loved, loved this book! This is the kind of book that I wish I could find more of. I think it was a wonderful fix of humor, horror, suspense,...more
Sep 19, 2011
Jul 29, 2010
 
Daughter of the Sword (Fated Blades, #1)
3.73
I don't use the term brilliant much when I'm writing reviews. But this is the term that just keeps coming to mind about this book. I knew I'd apprecia...more
Apr 18, 2013
Sep 13, 2012
 
Too Much Temptation (Brava Brothers, #1)
4.07
This was a book my sister shoved at me and told me to read. Boy am I glad she did. This was a really awesome book. Grace is not just a little plump. S...more
not set
May 28, 2009
 
The Innocent (Will Robie,#1)
4.05

The Innocent is perfect for fans of the enigmatic, laconic, capable action/thriller hero. Will Robie has already been added to my list of kickbutt art...more
Mar 2013
Apr 27, 2012
 
The Hit  (Will Robie, #2)
3.94
Oh man! I loved this book. Baldacci took the firm foundation he built in The Innocent and kicked it up sky high. It was like he asked, "How can I real...more
May 26, 2013
Mar 05, 2013
 
The Name of the Star (Shades of London, #1)
3.91
The Name of the Star was a hit with me. Maureen Johnson got my attention as an author with her short story, "The Law of Suspects." It was utterly chil...more
Oct 26, 2012
Jan 07, 2011
 
The Portrait
3.90
The Portrait was dark, angsty and riveting. At times, I wasn’t sure that I liked Jonas. However, I came to see that his initial cruelty towards Imogen...more
Feb 26, 2011
Feb 16, 2011
 
A Touch of Crimson (Renegade Angels, #1)
4.01
Why is it that I get all gooey when I see a guy on the cover with angel wings? Darn me and my hopeless angel fixation!
not set
Jul 21, 2011
 
Fables, Vol. 5: The Mean Seasons (Fables, #5)
4.21
This book was a very important volume in the series in relation to the Snow/Bigby storyline. I gave it five stars because the storytelling is really a...more
Nov 30, 2013
Jan 14, 2009
 
Hellboy, Vol. 2: Wake the Devil (Hellboy, #2)
4.21
This second volume in the Hellboy series is menacing and intensely creepy. People familiar with the first film by Guillermo Del Toro about Hellboy wil...more
Mar 19, 2014
Jul 30, 2009
 
Love Play
3.47
I would never call myself a Rosemary Rogers fan, but I actually really liked this book. It was very Harlequin Presents-esque. The heroine is a very sw...more
not set
Mar 31, 2009
 
Hellboy, Vol. 4: The Right Hand of Doom (Hellboy, #4)
4.32
For some reason, I grabbed this graphic novel from my library, thinking it was the second in the series. I read this right after I finished Seed of De...more
Jan 18, 2014
Jul 30, 2009
 
Bellwether
3.93
A huge thanks to Nenia for recommending this when I asked for a Nerd Romance. This was exactly what I wanted and more. I can't even begin to classify...more
Oct 12, 2013
Aug 30, 2013
 
The Sandman, Vol. 1: Preludes and Nocturnes (The Sandman #1)
4.34
I have been wanting to read this one for a long time, and finally it came back in at the library. Of course I grabbed it, and this was my last finishe...more
Dec 31, 2013
Jul 30, 2009
 
Fables, Vol. 8: Wolves (Fables, #8)
4.29
This volume of Fables is definitely for readers who have been following Bigby Wolf and Snow White's romance. I think that it was very satisfying overa...more
Dec 30, 2013
Jan 14, 2009
 
Fables, Vol. 9: Sons of Empire (Fables, #9)
4.25
Sons of Empire was my last Fables installment before I stated a voluntary hiatus from the series. Fact is, I love this series, and I am not eager to g...more
Dec 31, 2013
Jan 14, 2009
 
Fables, Vol. 7: Arabian Nights (and Days) (Fables, #7)
4.10
Willingham's exploration of fables wouldn't have been complete without a look at the Arabian Nights. The folklore of the Middle East fits into this se...more
Dec 29, 2013
Aug 01, 2013
 
The Burning Sky (The Elemental Trilogy, #1)
3.99
Sherry Thomas has proven herself as an author who uses the written word with a palpable love and respect for its power. I haven't had much luck with Y...more
Jun 24, 2014
Aug 29, 2013
 
Fables, Vol. 6: Homelands (Fables, #6)
4.32
This collection of Fables stood out in that most of it takes place in the Fables homelands, other than the edition about Jack's adventures in Hollywoo...more
Nov 30, 2013
Jan 14, 2009
 
Fables, Vol. 1: Legends in Exile (Fables, #1)
4.06
There is something irresistible about fairy tales to me. So fairy tale retellings that capture what I appreciate about the source material and take it...more
Aug 2013
Jan 14, 2009
 
A Mother's Love
4.31
This was a really good Christian romance. My sister recommended it and she was so right. Normally I don't read very many of these (although I probably...more
not set
Aug 17, 2009
 
Rock Chick (Rock Chick, #1)
4.25
Blurb, for those who are interested:

"Indy Savage (cop’s daughter, rock chick and used bookstore owner) has been in love with Lee Nightingale (once bad...more
not set
Jun 10, 2009
 
In The Money (First Love from Silhouette, #138)
4.33
This was a really cool book, one of my sister's First Love From Silhouettes. My favorite, in fact. Although The Personal Touch is a close second.

The...more
not set
Oct 02, 2009
 
Jane Slayre: The Literary Classic with a Blood-Sucking Twist
3.70
I have this strong suspicion that Rochester is a vampire!
not set
Apr 05, 2010
 
The Diviners
3.97
I have to give it to Libba Bray. She captured the Roaring 20s in full color. I can tell she put some serious research into this book, but also endowed...more
Feb 20, 2013
Jul 23, 2010
 
The Rook (The Checquy Files, #1)
4.08
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. It was an excellent selection for audiobook. The narrator does a great job of immersing the listener in the world. She...more
Aug 24, 2012
Jan 01, 2012
 
Hellboy, Vol. 1: Seed of Destruction (Hellboy, #1)
4.10
It was really interesting to read the comic for Hellboy after seeing the movie first and so many years ago. It's no secret how much I love Hellboy. I...more
Jan 18, 2014
Jul 29, 2009
 
Royal Street (Sentinels of New Orleans, #1)
3.72
Royal Street is a very refreshing and enjoyable urban fantasy read. I was captivated by the sights and scenery of New Orleans, and the honest and enli...more
Aug 15, 2013
Aug 27, 2011
 
Fables, Vol. 4: March of the Wooden Soldiers (Fables, #4)
4.29
I was really looking forward to reading this after the huge bomb dropped at the end of Fables, Vol. 3: Storybook Love. What an interesting plot reveal...more
Nov 30, 2013
Jan 14, 2009
 
Breadcrumbs
3.75
I wanted to like this more than I did for a few reasons. I loved the author's Chronus Chronicles series, and I am absolutely crazy about the fairy tal...more
Oct 2013
Aug 25, 2011
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