Steam and Sensibility
Sensibility Grey, #1
Genre: Steampunk Paranormal Suspense
Author: Kirsten Weiss
Print Length: 235 pages
Publisher: Misterio Press
Publication Date: March 17, 2014
California Territory, 1848. Gold has been discovered, emptying the village of San Francisco of its male population. Steam-powered technology is still in its infancy.Read more
[Manga Maniac Cafe] Good morning, Fiona! Describe yourself in five words or less.
[Fiona Palmer] Shy, slight revhead, easy going.
[Manga Maniac Cafe] Can you tell us a little about The Recruit?Read more
May Contain Spoilers
I had really high hopes for Blonde Ops, and while some were met, the overall pacing of the story disappointed. It started out so promisingly, too! Bec has been kicked out of yet another boarding school, and she’s returning home in disgrace. A bit too smart for her own good, she was caught hacking into the school’s database to change her grades. In retrospect, it wasn’t the brightest thing she could have done – it would have been far better to wait until after classes were out for the semester, because the likelihood of her getting busted would have been much less. This turns out to be Bec’s greatest fault: she is impulsive and usually doesn’t think before she acts, which causes so much grief for her.Read more
[Manga Maniac Cafe] Good morning, Wendy! Describe yourself in five words or less.
[Wendy L Curtis] Dedicated, funny, supportive, happy, confident
[Manga Maniac Cafe] Can you tell us a little about Above and Beyond?Read more
BLIND FAITH by Rebecca Zanetti (May 6, 2014; Forever E-Book)
A betrayal he couldn’t forget…Read more
ML Buchman dropped by the virtual offices to share the contents of Carly’s PG bag. Check it out!
CARLY’S PG BAG with M.L. Buchman
Wildland firefighters always have a PG bag with them, Personal Gear. If they’re a Hotshot they’ll have a chainsaw, a Pulaski (a specialized axe that half axe and half adze—a sharp hoe), and a PG bag. If they’re a smokejumper, they’ll have the same thing plus a parachute.Read more
Blonde Ops by Charlotte Bennardo and Natalie Zaman hit store shelves this week. It looks like a fun read, so check back next week for my review.
Expelled from yet another boarding school for hacking, sixteen-year-old Rebecca “Bec” Jackson is shipped off to Rome to intern for Parker Phillips, the editor-in-chief of one of the world’s top fashion magazines. But when a mysterious accident lands Parker in a coma, former supermodel and notorious drama queen Candace Worthington takes the reins of the magazine. The First Lady is in Rome for a cover shoot, and all hands are on deck to make sure her visit goes smoothly.Read more