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Weekly Geeks v9.04: Other Passions

31 January 2009 Jackie 12

For this weeks Weekly Geeks, we were told to talk about our other passions – ones that don’t necessarily involve books. What are you passionate about besides reading and blogging? Get us involved. Link to tutorials, recipes, Youtube videos, websites, fan sites, etc, anything that will help us learn more […]

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Kitty and the Dead Man’s Hand by C. Vaughn

30 January 2009 Jackie 5

I am continually loving the Kitty Norville series by Carrie Vaughn. The latest novel, Kitty and the Dead Man’s Hand is just as fabulous as the previous novels. HONEYMOON IN VEGAS? Already the alpha pair of Denver’s werewolf pack, Kitty and Ben now plan to tie the knot human-style by […]

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Mortal Sins by E. Wilks

30 January 2009 Jackie 3

I was able to get my hands on a copy of the new World of the Lupi novel, Mortal Sins, by Eileen Wilks and it was fabulous! FBI agent Lily Yu is in North Carolina with her lover and mate Rule Turner, Lu Nuncio of the Nokolai werewolf clan, where […]

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Once Bitten by K. Price

30 January 2009 Jackie 0

I found out about Once Bitten by Kalayna Price a few months ago and I just recently got my hands on a copy.  I have to say, the intrigue I felt for this novel back then was definitely warranted. For the past five years, Kita Nekai has faded into the […]

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29 January 2009 Jackie 2

Rachel Vincent is giving away all three Shifters novels OR a twenty-dollar online gift certificate to Barnes and Noble and a 6.3 oz bag of Godiva milk chocolate hearts to one lucky person. I love this series and I can’t wait for Pride to come out in just a couple […]

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Cover Magic

29 January 2009 Jackie 0

News from Jeri Smith-Ready…the cover for Bad to the Bone has been leaked on the interweb.  Jeri is still planning a huge unveiling next week, which will involve playlists and contest announcements and news about signings; but if you’re impatient like I am, I had to check it out at […]

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Titles & Taken

28 January 2009 Jackie 0

Anya Bast has an excerpt up for her new novel, Taken.  In case you haven’t heard much about it yet, here’s the blurb. Sometimes love knocks softly…and sometimes it breaks down your door. Anne’s morning starts like any other normal day—and ends in a race for her life. The surprise […]

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Review Submission Guidelines

27 January 2009 Jackie 0

When I first started receiving requests for reviews from various authors and publicists, I have to be honest, I was really flattered. When I started Literary Escapism, I never even thought for a moment that I would be in a position where I could accept or deny to review novels […]

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New Author Challenge Update

27 January 2009 Jackie 0

Holy crap….there are a ton of reviews over at the New Author challenge!  As of today, there are 90 participants in my challenge (wow!) and between all of us, we’ve submitted 164 different reviews that were of authors new to us.  That’s amazing and I can’t even begin to image […]

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Angels’ Blood

26 January 2009 Jackie 6

Angels’ Blood, is phenomenal.  It’s not due to release until March 3rd, and since I’ve been asked to post my review in February, I can’t share how exceptional this one was.  So I’m teasing you with this.  If you haven’t preordered Angels’ Blood yet, then you really need to. Vampire […]