The last of the Druids, Atticus O’Sullivan lives in Arizona, runs an occult bookshop, and hunts with Oberon, his talking Irish wolfhound. Only, an angry Celtic god wants that magical sword.
Month: July 2011
Two cowboys. Separate circuits, until that night at Bucky’s. Lainie will find out what it’s like when all three of ‘em get together. In bed. At the same time.
Vampire hunter Anita Blake owes a favor to a friend—a man almost as dangerous as the ancient evil she’s about to face.
Abram Mustafa faces the test of his life and his heart when his terrorist father kidnaps Paige Galbraithe, the one woman always able to touch Abram’s soul.
Life could get any stranger! Angelina Santiago’s best friend is a shapeshifter. Her other best friend is in love with one. And people are actively trying to kill her.
Anita is no closer to choosing between Jean-Claude and Richard, and she will need bothwhen two of here wereleopards are abducted at a seedy club called Narcissus in Chains.
An anthology of 13 stories with strong, independent, and intelligent heroines who are quite capable of solving their own problems and slaying their own dragons (or demons, as the case may be).
Dragonseye by Anne McCaffrey Series: Dragonriders of Pern, 258 AL My rating: 4 of 5 stars It’s 258 AL, 258 years after landing, in the Dragonriders of Pern fantasy series. The StoryI do love McCaffrey’s Dragonriders series and I’m afraid I spent more time cataloging the differences than I did analyzing the story. Changes are occurring in this Second Pass of Thread. Some people are starting to use “Turn” instead of “year”. Fort Hold is building a separate College building for teaching and laboratories because the cave system at Hold is unstable. It will become the Harper Hall somewhere down the road. The dragonriders are complaining about how difficult it is to get girls to impress at a Hatching because dragonriders can’t own land. Fire lizards have disappeared due to some Northern illness. The computers have finally failed completely…I want one of their computers! And the College is talking of changing the types of subjects taught and the way in which they are taught. They remember AIVAS and its shutting itself down so people stop relying upon it for all the information needed to survive. The Duty Song is written as well as other songs to help people remember what […]
Dragon’s Kin by Anne McCaffrey Series: Dragonriders of Pern, 491 AL My rating: 2 of 5 stars Sorry…I just have no enthusiasm about this book and it shows in the review…The only reason I’m giving it a 2 is…it’s Pern. It’s 491 AL, 491 years after landing, and sixteen years before Thread is scheduled to return to Pern with the primary action taking place at Natalon’s mine. It parallels Dragonsblood and Dragon’s Fire. The StoryThe focus in this story is on the watch-whers. Most people despise them and feel they’re useless. Silstra marries Terregar. Kindan rescues Natalon’s family when something blocks the chimney in his hold. In Dragon’s Kin, the people who have the authority to change this attitude learn of their true value when Kisk rescues miners. The CharactersKindan is the youngest in his family and after the tragedy, Master Zist takes him in and starts his training to become a harper. Danil is Kindan’s father and the WherHandler for Dask. Silstra is Kindan’s sister and she marries Terregar. It’s for their wedding that Dask performs his light show. No one knows of Nuella’s existence. She’s blind and Master Natalon is terrified that she will impact badly on her […]