Monthly Archives: August 2011


Author Interview with Amalie Howard

Author Interview with Amalie Howard

11 August, 2011 | Mary @ TheBookSwarm | | 8 Comments

Amalie Howard, author of BLOODSPELL, — which I’ve reviewed and am giving away HERE (for an extra entry, leave a comment on this post for Amalie!)–  joins us today on The Book Swarm. AMALIE HOWARD grew up on a small Caribbean island where she spent most of her childhood with […]

WORKING STIFF by Rachel Caine

WORKING STIFF by Rachel Caine

5 August, 2011 | Mary @ TheBookSwarm | | 8 Comments

Urban Fantasy 306 pages Available now (August 2011) Review copy purchased Bryn Davis knows working at Fairview Mortuary isn’t the most glamorous career choice, but at least it offers stable employment — until she discovers her bosses using a drug that resurrects the clientele…as part of an extortion racket. Now […]

DARK PARTIES by Sara Grant

DARK PARTIES by Sara Grant

4 August, 2011 | Mary @ TheBookSwarm | | 8 Comments

YA Dystopia 320 pages Available now (Aug. 2011) Review copy provided by publisher Sixteen-year-old Neva has been trapped since birth. She was born and raised under the Protectosphere, in an isolated nation ruled by fear, lies, and xenophobia. A shield “protects” them from the outside world, but also locks the […]

Waiting on…WANDERLOVE by Kirsten Hubbard

Waiting on…WANDERLOVE by Kirsten Hubbard

3 August, 2011 | Mary @ TheBookSwarm | | 18 Comments

Expected publication: March 13th 2012 by Delacorte Books for Young Readers  YA Contemporary 400 pages I’ve always wanted to travel around the world, to experience all that different countries have to offer, to taste wild new-to-me flavors and to meet interesting people. But I haven’t done it yet and, until […]

GHOST STORY by Jim Butcher

GHOST STORY by Jim Butcher

2 August, 2011 | Mary @ TheBookSwarm | | 5 Comments

Urban Fantasy 481 pages Available now (July 2011) Review copy purchased When we last left the mighty wizard detective Harry Dresden, he wasn’t doing well. In fact, he had been murdered by an unknown assassin. But being dead doesn’t stop him when his friends are in danger. Except now he […]

WOLFSBANE by Andrea Cremer

WOLFSBANE by Andrea Cremer

1 August, 2011 | Mary @ TheBookSwarm | | 12 Comments

YA Paranormal with action and romance 390 pages Available now (July 2011) Review copy purchased When Calla Tor wakes up in the lair of the Searchers, her sworn enemies, she’s certain her days are numbered. But then the Searchers make her an offer—one that gives her the chance to destroy her […]

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