Sunday, May 26, 2013

Sunday Post #13

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer ~ It's a chance to share news ~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things we have received and share new about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead.


It's Sunday, and I've started this post Thursday night...See, I just returned home from Balticon.  I do plan on having a big Balticon post.  I've been taking notes and pictures. :)  But, I'm late in this post as I was busy having to much fun.  And now it's time to return to real life. *sigh*

What's Happening in Books:

Current Read:
I don't have anything at the moment. I'm busy having fun!

Finished Podcast Book Listen:
I'm not listening to anything either. Still having fun! :D

Finished Last Week:
Rough Magic by Kenny Soward


Last Week on the Blog:

Cover Reveals: (click titles to go to post & learn more)
Urban Fantasy

Thoughts on: The Dreamer's Thread Episodes 18, 19, & 20 by Starla Huchton

The Iron Wyrm Affair by Lilith Saintcrow  (review)

The Jessica McClain Ultimate Swag Giveaway!

The Ministry Kickstarter Blog Hop...And Giveaway! (I'm offering one of the three Ministry books to 1 person)

Weekly Posts:

***NEW*** Mythical Monday ~ Talking of the Legend of Fionn Mac Cumhaill
Teaser Tuesday
Who? What? Where? Wend.
Throwback Thursday
Freebies and Deals, on Nook too
Looking Forward To...


This Week to Come on the Blog:

The Weekly Posts.
A Cover Reveal with Description... One that MANY will be excited to see!
As for Reviews...I'm not sure. *sigh* I'm at Balticon!  So, look for a fun post about it to come this week, or maybe next week.  We'll see how fast I recover. ;)

Received Last Week:

Twilight Hunter by Kait Ballenger
Goodreads Synopsis:
Hunters of the supernatural, the Execution Underground are an elite group tasked with protecting humanity...but what happens when danger collides with desire?

Jace McCannon has one loyalty: the Execution Underground. Despite his mixed blood, his hatred for the werewolves he hunts is legendary. But in his search for a sadistic killer, Jace finds himself face to face with a stunningly seductive packmaster…and longing for a night with his mortal enemy.

Nothing can stop Frankie Amato from defending her kind--or catching the rogue responsible for killing women in her territory. For that, this alpha female needs Jace’s skills more than she wants to admit. But as their investigation exposes evil truths, need burns into a passion that dare not be fulfilled. For to do so will have deadly consequences for them both…

This goes both ways.  I won the bidding for this and donated money to the school when I won.  The first part of my winnings is this shawl.  I'm excited to have it!  It'll come in handy as I'm working at the computer.

Purchased or Got at Balticonh:
I will share these next week.  I might have got a bit purchase happy... er, yep. I did. 

Reviews in the Works:

The Crown Tower by Michael J. Sullivan
The Rose and the Thorn by Michael J. Sullivan
Maven by S.A. Huchton
Rough Magic by Kenny Soward


  1. Congrats on your wins and I cannot wait to here about your weekend! That shawl is pretty, I love blue!

    1. Thank you Kimba! I'm working on the Balticon post, but it's slow. And going to be a long one, I fear. Thank you!

  2. I hope you had fun at Balticon!

    The shawl is pretty, nice win. :)

    1. Bea, I can't tell you how much fun I had! Oh the people are AMAZING! And thank you. :D

  3. *waves*
    have a great week melissa!

  4. Nice shawl, Melissa! It looks very cozy! Hope you enjoy your book as well :)

    1. Hi Kara-Karina! Thank you! I loved the idea of the shawl when I saw it. Hope you have a great week!

  5. Necessary purchases... so no worries. :)

    Love the shawl! Great week at da blog! Share Balticon pics! :D

    1. LOL! Melissa (B&T) You always make me feel better about my purchases. :D

      Thank you! And I'm working on the Balticon post with Pics so, hoping by weekend it'll be done. :)


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