Posts Categorized: 2016 The Mt. TBR Struggle is Real

Review: Force Majeure (Apprivoisé #3) by Arden Aoide

Review: Force Majeure (Apprivoisé #3) by Arden Aoide

force majeure (noun force ma·jeure \ˌfȯrs-mä-ˈzhər, -mə-\) 1: superior or irresistible force 2: an event or effect that cannot be reasonably anticipated or controlled I am quite at a loss for words with this one. But I really, really liked it! I reminds me a lot of The Theory of… Read more »

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Review: The Other Half of the Sky (Feral Astrogators #1) edited by Athena Andreadis and Kay T. Holt (4/4)

Review: The Other Half of the Sky (Feral Astrogators #1) edited by Athena Andreadis and Kay T. Holt (4/4)

I discovered The Other Half of the Sky in 2014 when the controversy regarding long time hate blogger and new author WinterFox aka RequiresHate aka Benjanun Sriduangkaew. As I was reading up on all of the drama, I noticed there were some decent looking authors being mentioned (the authors were… Read more »

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Review: Snow Job by Delphine Dryden

Review: Snow Job by Delphine Dryden

NOTE: I’ve had a copy of Snow Job for a long time. It was originally published by a publisher I am currently boycotting but the rights have reverted to Ms Dryden. If you decide to purchase a copy of this work, please make sure you purchase the edition that has… Read more »

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Review: Gossamer Wing (Steam and Seduction #1) by Delphine Dryden

Review: Gossamer Wing (Steam and Seduction #1) by Delphine Dryden

Welcome back to Clean Up Week at Books, Life & Wine! Today we are getting rid of Gossamer Wing by Delphine Dryden because…well…to be honest, I was bored. So. I have seriously enjoyed a decent handful of Delphine Dryden’s work. In fact, Ms Dryden was my first “real” BDSM focused… Read more »

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Review: Entreat Me by Grace Draven

Review: Entreat Me by Grace Draven

I first met Grace Draven via an anthology, Darkly Dreaming, that began with Ms Draven’s Master of Crows (which I adored). I then went on to purchase every.single.book by Grace Draven that I could get my grubby little paws on…even though I didn’t get around to reading them. I currently… Read more »

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Review: Dragon Time by Ruth Nestvold

Review: Dragon Time by Ruth Nestvold

Note: Dragon Time is only available as a standalone from Smashwords. Amazon (and other e-bookstores) sells an anthology of Ms Nestvold’s short stories that includes Dragon Time. I received this free copy of Dragon Time via Smashwords in March 2011, qualifying it for my 2016 The Mt. TBR Struggle is… Read more »

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Review: The Other Half of the Sky (Feral Astrogators #1) edited by Athena Andreadis and Kay T. Holt (3/4)

Review: The Other Half of the Sky (Feral Astrogators #1) edited by Athena Andreadis and Kay T. Holt (3/4)

I discovered The Other Half of the Sky in 2014 when the controversy regarding long time hate blogger and new author WinterFox aka RequiresHate aka Benjanun Sriduangkaew. As I was reading up on all of the drama, I noticed there were some decent looking authors being mentioned (the authors were… Read more »

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Review: Quag Keep (Quag Keep #1) by Andre Norton

Review: Quag Keep (Quag Keep #1) by Andre Norton

So, I’m sure it will come as no surprise to those who know me but I’m a huge Andre Norton fan. HUGE. I mainly delve into her Witch World series but I also have/read a good handful of her other works. One of the things I love about Andre Norton… Read more »

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Review: The Other Half of the Sky (Feral Astrogators #1) edited by Athena Andreadis and Kay T. Holt (2/4)

Review: The Other Half of the Sky (Feral Astrogators #1) edited by Athena Andreadis and Kay T. Holt (2/4)

I discovered The Other Half of the Sky in 2014 when the controversy regarding long time hate blogger and new author WinterFox aka RequiresHate aka Benjanun Sriduangkaew. As I was reading up on all of the drama, I noticed there were some decent looking authors being mentioned (the authors were… Read more »

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Review: Pack Challenge (Magnus Pack #1) by Shelly Laurenston

Review: Pack Challenge (Magnus Pack #1) by Shelly Laurenston

I decided to read Pack Challenge after finishing the anthologies Howl For It and When He was Bad. I found both of Shelly Laurenston’s works to be HILARIOUS. Shelly Laurenston is not a NTM author: I started reading Shelly Laurenston/G.A. Aiken quite a few years ago. I started with Shelly… Read more »

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