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Happy Halloween!

31 October 2011 Jackie 2

I hope everyone has a blast tonight trick or treating, partying or doing whatever it is you do on this night of fun.

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Scott, Humpreys, Meyer & Aiken Winners

30 October 2011 Jackie 1

Before I get to the winners of the contests that just ended, I wanted to remind everyone about the current contests going on: We’re giving away a copy of Hannah Jayne’s a copy of Under Wraps or Under Attack – winners choice.. Contest runs October 25th – November 1st. We’re […]

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Sunday Surprise – Sourcebooks Special!

30 October 2011 Jackie 0

This week’s Sunday Surprise is going to be a little longer than normal because I have to share these. Sourcebooks is having a special on some of their fantastic paranormal titles. From now until November 3rd, you can get any of these great stories for $.99. Wicked by Any Other […]

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Tempt Me Saturday from The Book Vixen!

29 October 2011 Jackie 0

I was watching Ladder 49 the other day and it got me craving a good firefighter love story to read. I love me a good romance novel but I love me a good romance novel featuring sexy firefighters even more. So I went to Twitter for recommendations and here are […]

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New & Updated Release Dates!

28 October 2011 Jackie 2

The New Releases page was updated at the beginning of the month, but of course I’ve found even more to add.  These will be included in the next update I do at the end of the month.  For those interested, a printable version of the current New Releases page is […]

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Future Bookish Escape Dicussions

27 October 2011 Jackie 0

Larissa from Larissa’s Bookish Life and I have had to do some scheduling adjustments to the upcoming Bookish Escape discussions. Daylight Savings has totally screwed us over in that Larissa has sprung ahead an hour and we’ll be jumping back on November 6th.  Which means there will be a 3 […]

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BE: Parasol Protectorate/Alexia Tarabotti Discussion TONIGHT!

27 October 2011 Jackie 0

Steampunk has really been making a name for itself lately and one series I keep hearing about is Gail Carriger’s Parasol Protectorate/Alexia Tarabotti. The first book, Soulless, has gotten rave reviews and even Larissa keeps telling me I really need to read this series. I’m not really sure why I […]

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Guest Author: Rebecca Zanetti

27 October 2011 Jackie 18

I am excited to welcome author Rebecca Zanetti, who is getting ready to celebrate the release of her second Dark Protectors novel, Claimed. A DARING RESCUE Emma Paulsen is a geneticist driven by science. But she’s also a psychic, so when a dark, good-hearted vampire frees her from the clutches […]

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Guest Author: Hannah Jayne

25 October 2011 Jackie 12

Today, I am excited to welcome author Hannah Jayne, who will be releasing her second Underworld Detection Agency novel, Under Attack, next week.. Sophie Lawson is a human immune to magic, which comes in handy for helping paranormal beings transition into everyday life. But fallen angel Alex Grace and his […]

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BE: Parasol Protectorate/Alexia Tarabotti Discussion

25 October 2011 Jackie 1

Steampunk has really been making a name for itself lately and one series I keep hearing about is Gail Carriger’s Parasol Protectorate/Alexia Tarabotti. The first book, Soulless, has gotten rave reviews and even Larissa keeps telling me I really need to read this series. I’m not really sure why I […]

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28 Reasons to Hit the Bookstore

25 October 2011 Jackie 1

As if anyone needs a reason to run to their favorite bookstore, check out all the fabulous titles that have hit the shelves today. There’s a ton of great authors here…why are you still reading this, go to the bookstore now! *grin* The Bite Before Christmas an anthology featuring Lynsay […]

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Until I Die In Between Two Worlds

24 October 2011 Jackie 0

I know it’s still early, but over the weekend I announced the 2012 New Author Challenge as well as a new one. The Outlander Reading Challenge will ocus on the Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon. That challenges start January 1st and the sign-up pages are active. Yasmine Galenorn has posted […]

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Contest: Stories for Nighttime and Some for Day

24 October 2011 Jackie 6

Thanks to the wonderful people at Penguin, I have another fabulous collection of stories to give away this Halloween season. Stories for Nighttime and Some for the Day by Ben Loory Loory’s collection of wry and witty, dark and perilous contemporary fables is populated by people–and monsters and trees and […]

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Get Ready! 2012 Reading Challenges

23 October 2011 Jackie 1

I know it’s not 2012 just yet, but everyone is starting to get their reading challenges in order and prepared for the shotgun start on January 1st.  So I’m announcing the ones that LE will be sponsoring/hosting for 2012. For the fourth year, LE will again host the New Author […]

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Tempt Me Saturday from Amberkatze

22 October 2011 Jackie 0

Recently I was looking at the weekend features and thinking they were a little too close to each other. I mean, Tempt Me Saturday and Sunday Surprise were the same thing except in different formats.  So I began of thinking of ways to change up Tempt Me Saturday and inspiration […]