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Tempt Me Saturday – Song of Albion!

19 February 2011 Jackie 3

The Paradise War by Stephen R. Lawhead From the dreaming spires of Oxford, Lewis Gillies drives north to seek a mythical creature in a misty glen in Scotland. Expecting little more than a weekend diversion, Lewis finds himself in a mystical place where two worlds meet, in the time-between-times–and in […]

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Cupid Gone Wild Reunion Tour

15 February 2011 Jackie 9

Today, Literary Escapism is excited to welcome the five Cupids from the Cupid Gone Wild book series as they begin their reunion tour. Sometimes true love needs help. Five Cupids take on a challenge this Valentine’s season: To match the most unlikely couple they can find. Love Transposed by Pepper […]

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Pale Demon by K. Harrison

14 February 2011 Tricia 12

Pale Demon made me feel happy, sad, angry, betrayed… I  laughed and I cried, I think I even jumped up and down on my bed and screamed a little at one point. I have never read a book to date that has elicited such a range of emotions from me, […]

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Birthday Celebration Contest

14 February 2011 Jackie 74

I’m a little late with this, but… Happy 3rd birthday Literary Escapism! Yeah, I’m about 2 months late with that, but December 20th tends to fall during a busy time of year and I wanted to make sure I celebrated it right.  Plus, February is the month of another birthday, […]

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NA Mini-Challenge Update

13 February 2011 Jackie 1

We are 12 days into the New Author Steampunk Mini Challenge and I thought I would check to see what everyone has read. Becky LeJeune has reviewed the third novel in Gail Carriger’s Parasol Protectorate series, Changeless.  I’ve been hearing some really great things about this series and Becky is […]

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Sunday Surprise – King Raven!

13 February 2011 Jackie 1

Hood by Stephen R. Lawhead Robin Hood The Legend Begins Anew For centuries, the legend of Robin Hood and his band of thieves has captivated the imagination. Now, the old familiar tale takes on new life, fresh meaning, and an unexpected setting. Hunted like an animal by Norman invaders, Bran […]

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New Release Dates

12 February 2011 Jackie 2

I was going to try and get the newsletter up tonight, but I have one more thing to add before I can post it.  So it’ll be up tomorrow; however, until then I have a bunch of new release dates for you.  All of these will be added to the […]

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Tempt Me Saturday!

12 February 2011 Jackie 0

The Electrifying Exploits of the English Three by Elysabeth Williams Can three women stop the destruction of the Tower Bridge? Eliza, Miriam, and Jillian are friends by fate, employment, and society. In the London of 1894, they receive a directive from their mysterious boss to investigate, and stop, the Countess […]

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The Sacred Aftermath

11 February 2011 Jackie 0

Harper Collins posted the first chapter to Melissa Marr’s Darkest Mercy, which comes out on February 22nd. Jim C Hines has posted an excerpt from his upcoming Princess novel, The Snow Queen’s Shadow, which is due to release. Author Appearances: A. Gordon Smith, author of Lockdown – Dark Faerie Tales […]

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Shadowfever Discussion & Mar 5th Topic

11 February 2011 Jackie 0

I would love to thank everyone who came out last night and discussed Karen Marie Moning’s Shadowfever with Larissa from Larissa’s Bookish Life, Angela from Dark Faerie Tales and I. For those who missed the discussion, you can listen to it here: The Shadowfever discussion was a lot of fun […]