Monthly Archives: August 2015


Do It In 140 (22): Romance Edition

Do It In 140 (22): Romance Edition

31 August, 2015 | Mary @ TheBookSwarm | Review | 4 Comments

Opening Up (Ink and Chrome #1) by Lauren Dane Romance, paperback, 313 pages; published June 16, 2015 by Forever; source: publisher Loved PJ’s smarts, talent, savvy; fell for Asa in a hot minute. Speaking of hot, Dane doesn’t stint on those sparks, hot love scenes. So enjoying this new series! […]

Quick Shots with author Lilith Saintcrow

Quick Shots with author Lilith Saintcrow

14 August, 2015 | Mary @ TheBookSwarm | Review | 3 Comments

CLOUD WATCHER (Watcher #4) (Paranormal Romance, Paperback, 216 pages; published October 30, 2006 by Imajinn Books; source: publisher) Okay, so this wasn’t my favorite book of hers. Actually, this might be my least favorite. But it’s still a good read. Anya’s an air witch but she doesn’t know she’s one…she […]

Do It In 140: Tweet-Short Reviews (19)

Do It In 140: Tweet-Short Reviews (19)

Queen of Dark Things (Dreams and Shadows #2) C. Robert Cargill (Fantasy, hardcover, 432 pages; published May 13, 2014 by Harper Voyager; source: publisher) Highly enjoyed the first book, less so with this one due to a fragmented plot. Still rooting for MC! Strong worldbuilding and descriptions. 3 stars. Perfect […]

Quick Shots Book Reviews (3)

Quick Shots Book Reviews (3)

Cold Burn of Magic (Black Blade #1) by Jennifer Estep (YA Paranormal, paperback, 368 pages; published April 28, 2015 by Kensington; source: publisher) A sprinkle of Romeo and Juliet, a generous dash of Disney-esque magic, one fierce heroine, and a fae-filled setting; mix and you have Estep’s latest paranormal offering. Cold […]