On The Bookshelves Tuesday 11/30/2010
Here's a look at the titles we love that hit shelves this week.
|Dukes to the Left of Me, Princes to the Right |
by Kieran Kramer
"You’ll be up all night until the satisfying conclusion to this delicious romance."
|Pleasures of a Notorious Gentleman |
by Lorraine Heath
"Fast paced, intriguing, sometimes sweet, sometimes hot and always emotionally intense, this novel is beautiful and heartrending."
|His Christmas Pleasure |
by Cathy Maxwell
"Maxwell is a master at combining poignancy and charming characters with humor, as well as sensuality with tenderness."
|The Duke’s Night of Sin |
by Kathryn Caskie
"The fan-favorite Seven Deadly Sins are back in a 'capture your heart' romance."
|Duchess of Sin |
by Laurel McKee
"This story is peopled with fascinating characters including a young, impulsive, yet mature and brave heroine."
|The Pursuit of Pleasure |
by Elizabeth Essex
"The fast pace and gothic overtones enhance the love story, but Essex’s forte is creating likable, strong characters readers will love."
|Highland Protector |
by Hannah Howell
"Howell’s latest novel features another smart, strong and stubborn heroine who’s able to deal with the political intrigues as well as with inner battles."
|Wicked Nights With a Lover |
by Sophie Jordan
"... this is one story readers will think about after the end."
|The Wolven |
by Deborah LeBlanc
"LeBlanc’s dialogue sparkles and the sexual chemistry between Shauna and Danyon is delicious."
|Zoe and the Tormented Tycoon |
by Kate Hewitt
"The less-than-perfect hero with a tragic past and the wounded woman who desperately wants to love him is an irresistible combination that readers will love."
|Irresistible Stranger |
by Jennifer Greene
"Great voice, perfect characters, a heartwarming story and humor all combine into a book readers won’t want to put down for even a minute."
|A Thunder Canyon Christmas |
by RaeAnne Thayne
"Good storytelling and genuine characters make this story an engaging one."
by Laura Griffin
"Griffin delivers another top-level romantic suspense with her latest release."
|In the Dark of Dreams |
by Marjorie M. Liu
"A terrific concoction filled with choice amounts of danger, passion and betrayal!"
|Devoured By Darkness |
by Alexandra Ivy
"More clues to an approaching darkness are revealed in the newest installment of Ivy’s long-running and consistently excellent Guardians of Eternity series."
|Black Wings |
by Christina Henry
"Fallen angels, demons and agents of death are all part of a hot new urban fantasy series launched by Henry."
|Silver Zombie |
by Carole Nelson Douglas
"This yellow brick road leads to zombies, vampires and witches … oh my!"
|Vampires Not Invited |
by Cheyenne McCray
"The versatile and talented McCray is slowly unveiling a supernatural society fraught with menace and plagued by prejudice and discord."
|Hungry for You |
by Lynsay Sands
"A great romance, a nice bit of suspense and a good dose of humor make this addition to Sands’ vampire series a delight."
|The Other Side |
by J.D. Robb, Mary Blayney, Patricia Gaffney, Ruth Ryan Langan, Mary Kay McComas
"This combination of historical and contemporary novellas, spiced with a supernatural flair, is sure to please a wide variety of fans."
|Bone Gods |
by Caitlin Kittredge
"Kittredge has delivered an exciting, darkly humorous tale of just how far someone is pushed to save the world."
|Rogue Wave |
by Boyd Wave
"If readers can only grab one book this year — make it this one."
|Critical Condition |
by CJ Lyons
"This is the final entry in Lyons’ Angels of Mercy series."
|In Deep |
by Chloe Harris
"The protagonists are perfectly matched and the other characters are well written."
|The Bone Palace |
by Amanda Downum
"It’s full of fantastic and original characters and a tightly coiled plot that pulls the reader along."
|Life in Miniature |
by Linda Schlossberg
"Adie’s mother is mentally ill, which has terrible effects on her two daughters although the ending is not completely hopeless."
by Ally Condie
"Condie’s latest may remind readers of The Giver, Lois Lowry’s beloved tale."
|At the Crossroads |
by Travis Hunter
"Hunter hits you hard with 15-year-old Franky’s story."