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Review – Dark Life by Kat Falls

Publisher: Scholastic Press, Simon and Schuster kids Publish Date: 5/1/10 How I got this book: review copy from S&S kids. Set in an apocalyptic future where rising oceans have swallowed up entire regions and people live packed like sardines on the dry land left, DARK LIFE is the harrowing tale of underwater pioneers who have […]

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Dual Review: Touched by an Alien by Gini Koch

Publisher: Daw Where did you get the book from: Purchased copy Release date: Out now. Blurb taken from Goodreads How can a sexy marketing manager join forces with an Alpha Centauri male in Armani to save the planet-using hairspray, a Mont Blanc pen, and rock n’ roll? Easy… She’s Touched by an Alien Marketing manager Katherine […]

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DNF Explanation: Rakes & Radishes by Susanna Ives

This is NOT a graded review. I explain why it ended up being a DNF (did not finish). Publisher: Carina Press Where did you get this book from: e-ARC from Netgalley Release date: September 13th Official blurb taken from author’s official website: When Henrietta Watson learns that the man she loves plans to marry London’s […]

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The Journey Part 5: Seriously?

I left you, dear readers, entering the hotel for RT with my pitch in hand for my YA urban fantasy, The Devil You Know. Pitches, after a practice session with fabulous authors Kelley Armstrong, Raina James, and Rachel Vincent, went well and I garnered requests from everyone I spoke to. Needless to say, I queried […]

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The Journey Part 4: Try, Try Again

When I left you, dear readers, I’d just completed the re-write on Pretty Souls. This time, I decided I’d be smarter about things. I found a beta reader through Devon Monk’s livejournal. She was a stranger, not a friend who would just tell me what I wanted to hear. We swapped manuscripts and tore into […]

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And the Winner is….

cories! Congrats on winning a copy of Song of Seduction! 😀 Could you please send me your contact email to – Has.bookpusher (at) gmail (dot) com and I will pass on your details to Carrie. Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway! 😀