Monthly Archives: March 2011

Update on Wicked Pretty Things WTFery

So yesterday in my news post I wrote about Jessica Verday being asked by editor Trisha Telep to change her story for the YA anthology Wicked Pretty Things because it contained gay romance.  Since then, the publishers of the anthology, … Continue reading

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Bookish news

Today I have three news items that I want to mention: RIP Diana Wynne JonesFirst, Diana Wynne Jones passed away on Saturday after a long battle with cancer.  She’s the author of the beloved classics Howl’s Moving Castle, the Chrestomanci … Continue reading

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Review: Skinwalker (Jane Yellowrock #1) by Faith Hunter

Genre: Urban FantasyFormat: Mass Market PaperbackPublisher: Roc (July 7th 2009)How I got this book: free from a giveaway at Literary Escapism and mailed to me by the authorLinks: Amazon Goodreads   Blurb from Goodreads: As a freelance skinwalker, Jane Yellowrock … Continue reading

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Contest Alert: Prize is a $100 Amazon Gift Card!

Join author Sunny for the release of her new book, Mona Lisa Eclipsing, over at Bitten By Books and you could win a $100 Amazon Gift Card or 10 books!  Check it out and be sure to RSVP using the … Continue reading

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Review: Late Eclipses (October Daye #4) by Seanan McGuire

Genre: Urban FantasyFormat: Mass Market Paperback Publisher: Daw (March 1st 2011)How I got this book: BoughtLinks: Amazon Goodreads  Blurb from Goodreads: October "Toby" Daye is half-human, half-fae-the only changeling who’s earned knighthood. But when someone begins targeting her nearest and … Continue reading

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Review: River Marked (Mercedes Thompson #6) by Patricia Briggs

Genre: Urban FantasyFormat: HardcoverPublisher: Ace (March 1st 2011) How I got this book: Bought Links: Amazon Goodreads  Blurb from Goodreads: Car mechanic Mercy Thompson has always known there was something different about her, and not just the way she can … Continue reading

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Review: Pegasus by Robin McKinley

Genre: Young Adult, FantasyFormat: ARCPublisher: Putnam Juvenile (November 2nd 2010)How I got this book: free from LibraryThing Early Reviewers ProgramLinks: Amazon Goodreads  Blurb from Goodreads:A gorgeously written fantasy about the friendship between a princess and her Pegasus. Because of a … Continue reading

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