REVIEW – Line of Scrimmage by Marie Force


Title: Line of Scrimmage Author: Marie Force Copyright: 2008 (Sourcebooks); 356 pgs. ISBN: 978-1-4022-1424-3 Series: N/A Sensuality: Warm Genre: Contemporary Romance (second chance) Spoiler-ish:  I tried to be vague about a certain plot point, but if you’re good at ‘reading … Continue reading


2009 New Author Challenge Wrap-Up


What: New Author Challenge When: 1 January – 31 December 2009 Who: Jackie (Literary Escapism) Rules: To read as many new-to-you authors as you think you can in one year. Novels preferred, but anthologies are also acceptable. My goal is … Continue reading

REVIEW – Once Bitten, Twice Shy by Jennifer Rardin


Title: Once Bitten, Twice Shy Author: Jennifer Rardin Copyright: 2007 (Orbit); 335 pgs. ISBN: 978-0-316-04354-0 Series: Jaz Parks #1 Sensuality: N/A Who: Jasmine “Jaz” Parks Where: Miami Summary: Jaz Parks works for the CIA. Her boss Vayl is a vampire … Continue reading

REVIEW – Lie to Me by Starr Ambrose


Title: Lie to Me Author: Starr Ambrose Copyright: 2008 (Pocket); 371 pgs. ISBN: 978-1-4165-8664-7 Series: N/A Sensuality: Warm Who: Eleanor “Ellie” Coggins and John “Jack” Payton Where: Michigan Eleanor Coggins is absolutely sure that her best friend, Janet Aims, was … Continue reading


REVIEW – The Magnate's Indecent Proposal by Ally Blake


Title: The Magnate’s Indecent Proposal Author: Ally Blake Copyright: 2008 (Harlequin); 185 pgs. ISBN: 978-0-373-12762-7 Series: Harlequin Presents #2762 Sensuality: Warm Who: Chelsea London and Damien Halliburton Where: Australia From the back: When Chelsea realized she’d accidentally swapped cell phones … Continue reading