Juliana Stone

Black Friday: Nico & Priest by Juliana Stone (+Contest)

26 November 2012 Jackie 7

Black Friday is here and we’re discussing the season with Juliana Stone’s Nico from King of the Damned. For millennia the struggle between light and dark, between the upper and lower realms, has been policed by a secret group of warriors culled from every fabric of existence. They are both […]

Antho-Clockwork Fairy Tales

New & Updated Release Dates

25 November 2012 Jackie 0

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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Sunday Surprise – LE Recs!

25 November 2012 Nikki R 0

When Jackie first started Literary Escapism, she wrote up a list of recommendations based on what she had read up to that point and then updated it two years later.  Recently, while she was updating the About LE page, she realized it had been another two years. LE has grown […]

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Black Friday Contest: Scent of Magic by Maria Snyder

25 November 2012 Jackie 20

What is a Black Friday without a few gifts and surprises? Maria Snyder wanted to be here, but due to deadlines (and we totally want more stories, right?), she was unable to participate. However, she’s sent along this fabulous beauty instead: Scent of Magic. We are giving away a copy […]


Black Friday: Shopping with Lucan by Lynn Viehl (+Contest)

23 November 2012 Jackie 49

Black Friday is here and we’re discussing the season with Lynn Viehl’s Lucan from Nightbred. Jamys Durand has survived being made an immortal Darkyn, horrific torture, and years of grueling warrior training. But he has no future to offer Chris, the mortal woman he loves, without his own territory. When […]


Black Friday 2012 (Master List)

22 November 2012 Jackie 4

It’s here. The madness, the riots, the sheer insanity that is the holiday shopping season. With all of this in mind, I’ve talked 32 authors into sharing with us all the “fun” their different characters, from their newly (or soon to be) released novels, might have while doing their own […]

James Clemens - Wit'ch Fire

What Courtney Would Recommend

21 November 2012 Courtney 2

One thing you really need to know is the first book I can remember understanding is The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien and that has pretty much defined my reading choices since then. My list is going to be heavy on fantasy and sci-fi with some urban fantasy, paranormal and historical […]


Black Friday Is Coming Nov 23rd!

21 November 2012 Jackie 0

It’s coming. The madness, the riots, the sheer insanity that is the holiday shopping season. Considering all this, I started thinking about all the “fun” the different characters, from some of the novels being released during this time, might have while doing their own holiday shopping, especially during the day […]