>Week In Review (Plus New Month of Love Winners!!)


Happy Sunday Lovers and welcome to the ‘week in review’ where you can find all
the latest and greatest updates happening here at Paperback Dolls.

Some of our Month of Love winners didn’t claim their prizes 😩 
or already owned the prize and chose to pass it along 🙂
= So time to pick new winners!

Historical and Contemporary Erotica author, Tawny Weber.
Breaking the Rules (Harlequin Blaze)

Breaking the Rules:
Di who said…

I’ve read Harlequins for years, ever since my Mom started getting them from her sister (but they were G rated then). I’ve read most of the books on your list (I’ll cross check my lists to make sure none were missed – I keep lists to make sure not to miss any). Your book looks right up my alley, so I’ll try to follow all the instructs correctly. Keep writing!

sallans d@…

Urban Fantasy, Paranormal and Erotic Romance author, Stacey Kennedy
An Everlasting Bite

Your choice of An Everlasting Bite or Silent Howl:
Mindy fangedmom who said…

OOOH this sounds great! thank you so much for the chance to win! I would LOVE to win one of Stacey’s books & REVIEW IT! Whoo hooo!!!

I tried shouting from the moutains but 1. no mountains. I am in Northern Illinois 2. I am at work & break is OVER. OOOPS!

Thanks again for the chance to win!

Forbidden Reviews

Please email us at kittn.paperbackdoll {at} yahoo {dot} com.

*After three days if we have not been notified or received the mailing info from selected winners we will pick new names. Please double check the address you send us to make sure it is the one you want package shipped to. We are not responsible for lost, damaged or stolen packages and if a parcel is returned to sender due to incorrect mailing address provided to PBD, you have the option of having it resent at your own expense. NOTE that packages shipped over seas may take 7-10 weeks to reach it’s destination. We apologize for the inconvenience in shipping times, but must ship in the most economical way to be able to offer our giveaways to our overseas friends. Thank you.

Don’t forget! There’s still time to ENTER
‘The Liar’s Society’ GIVEAWAY!!
Ends March 15th!

What happened this past week…

On Monday Day reviewed Madman’s Dance by Jana Oliver

Madman's Dance (Time Rovers - Book 3)History is melting down, courtesy of a multi-century plot to bring the Transitive shape-shifters to power. Only Time Rover Jacynda Lassiter can set things back on course, but that will be difficult. She’s been abandoned in a Victorian insane asylum with no memory of who she is.

Her two Victorian friends are facing equal difficulties: Dr. Alastair Montrose is caught between his duty to uncover the truth and powerful foes who wish it buried. Once lauded as a hero, Detective-Sergeant Jonathon Keats is on the run, framed for a woman’s heinous murder. Keats’ arch enemy, Desmond Flaherty, can prove him innocent, but the Fenian isn’t about to come forward, not with the life of his only daughter on the line.

If the anarchist’s cache of explosives ignites the biggest conflagration since the Great Fire of 1666, the future will change. There will be no sanctuary from the Madman’s Dance.

Read her review Here.

Then Mona reviewed The Guy Next Door (Anthology)

The Guy Next Door: Ready, Set, Jett\Gail's Gone Wild\Just One Taste (Hqn)
Ready, Set, Jett by Lori Foster
A vacation from her no-strings romance with her sexy next-door neighbor. That’s what Natalie Alexander needs to get her head— and heart—together. But her solo trip south turns into a disaster when gorgeous Jett Sutter turns up with another challenge.

Gail’s Gone Wild by Susan Donovan
Single mom Gail Chapman insists on chaperoning her teenage daughter’s spring-break trip to Key West. But she never expects to face temptation—in the hunky form of Jesse Batista, the mysterious man in the cottage next door.

Just One Taste by Victoria Dahl
All-work-and-no-play businessman Eric Donovan won’t be distracted by a “businesswoman” who’s all wrong for him. Beth Cantrell owns a woman’s erotica shop! And she has a juicy little secret. Can she tempt him to put pleasure before business for once?

Read her review Here.

Tuesday, Virna DePaul was in the Dollhouse!
Chosen By Blood (A Para-Ops Novel)
See her guest blog and enter the GIVEAWAY!!
Ends March 19th.

Wednesday, Mona reviewed American Vampire by Jennifer Armintrout

American Vampire
He’s the good kind of vampire…sort of.

Buried in the Heartland is a town that no one enters or leaves. Graf McDonald somehow becomes its first visitor in more than five years
and he was only looking for a good party. Unfortunately, Penance, Ohio, is not that place. And after having been isolated for so long, they do not like strangers at all.

Jessa’s the only one to even remotely trust him, and she’s desperate for the kind of protection that only a vampire like Graf can provide. Supplies are low, the locals are ornery for a sacrifice and there’s a monster more powerful than Graf lurking in the woods. New men are hard to come by in this lonesome town, and this handsome stranger might be Jessa’s only hope for salvation.

Even if she has to die first

Read her review Here.

Then I reviewed Stacey Kennedy’s Magical Sword Series
The WillowThe WickedThe Devil's Kiss - The Magical Sword Book ThreeFirst and Last - The Magical Sword Book Four
Read my review Here.

Thursday, Day reviewed Moon Called by Patricia Briggs

Moon Called (Mercy Thompson, Book 1)Mercy Thompson’s sexy next-door neighbor is a werewolf.

She’s tinkering with a VW bus at her mechanic shop that happens to belong to a vampire.

But then, Mercy Thompson is not exactly normal herself … and her connection to the world of things that go bump in the night is about to get her into a whole lot of trouble

Read her review Here.

Then Mona reviewed Once in a Full Moon by Ellen Schreiber

Once in a Full Moon
Beware of a kiss under the full moon. It will change your life forever.
Celeste Parker is used to hearing scary stories about werewolves—Legend’s Run is famous for them. She’s used to everything in the small town until Brandon Maddox moves to Legend’s Run and Celeste finds herself immediately drawn to the handsome new student. But when, after an unnerving visit with a psychic, she encounters a pack of wolves and gorgeous, enigmatic Brandon, she must discover whether his transformation is more than legend or just a trick of the shadows in the moonlight.
Her best friends may never forgive her if she gives up her perfect boyfriend, Nash, for Brandon, who’s from the wrong side of town. But she can’t deny her attraction or the strong pull he has on her. Brandon may be Celeste’s hero, or he may be the most dangerous creature she could encounter in the woods of Legend’s Run.
Psychic predictions, generations-old secrets, a town divided, and the possibility of falling in love with a hot and heroic werewolf are the perfect formula for what happens . . . once in a full moon.

Read her review Here.

Friday, Mona reviewed Can’t Say No by Jennifer Greene

After tragedy strikes, Bree Penoyer’s feelings of guilt leave her speechless-literally. Tired of always being the good girl and just letting things happen to her, Bree decides it’s time to take life into her own hands. She dumps her lucrative but uninspiring career and her sweet but boring fiancĂ©, and escapes to her late grandmother’s rustic cabin in South Carolina to find herself again.
Her solitude is immediately disrupted by her new neighbor, Hart Manning, a sexy but arrogant rogue who doesn’t seem capable of taking no for an answer. The last thing Bree wants is an affair, especially with a self-proclaimed womanizer like Hart. But she can’t deny he arouses her as no man ever has, and when at last she finds her voice, she’s very ready to say yes!

Read her review Here.

Then Desi reviewed I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore – Book vs Movie

I Am Number FourNine of us came here. We look like you. We talk like you. We live among you. But we are not you. We can do things you dream of doing. We have powers you dream of having. We are stronger and faster than anything you have ever seen. We are the superheroes you worship in movies and comic books—but we are real.

Our plan was to grow, and train, and become strong, and become one, and fight them. But they found us and started hunting us first. Now all of us are running. Spending our lives in shadows, in places where no one would look, blending in. we have lived among you without you knowing.

But they know.

They caught Number One in Malaysia.
Number Two in England.
And Number Three in Kenya.
They killed them all.

I am Number Four.

I am next.

Read her review Here.

Saturday, we we’re talking covers with our new
Action Figure (and author of the Simon Canderous novels), Anton Strout!!
View his guest blog Here.

~*~*~*~*~*Next Week at Paperback Dolls*~*~*~*~*~

Monday starts the beginning of Mystery Week!!

First up, Noa’s talking about the queen of crime, Agatha Christie!

Tuesday, mystery author Marianne Delacourt’s visiting!!

and then mystery author Phillipa Martin!!

Wednesday, Emma Butler’s back with a guest review of Grave Secret by Charlaine Harris

Grave Secret (A Harper Connelly Mystery)
Lightning-struck sleuth Harper Connelly and her stepbrother Tolliver take a break from looking for the dead to visit the two little girls they both think of as family. But as they travel to Texas, memories of their horrible childhood resurface. Family secrets ensnare them both, as Tolliver learns his father is out of jail and Harper finally discovers what happened to her missing sister Cameron so many years before. And what she finds will change her world forever.

Then Day is talking Real Murders by Charlaine Harris!

Real Murders (An Aurora Teagarden Mystery)
Though a small town at heart, Lawrenceton, Georgia, has its dark side-and crime buffs. One of whom is librarian Aurora “Roe” Teagarden, a member of the Real Murders Club, which meets once a month to analyze famous cases. It’s a harmless pastime-until the night she finds a member killed in a manner that eerily resembles the crime the club was about to discuss. And as other brutal “copycat” killings follow, Roe will have to uncover the person behind the terrifying game, one that casts all the members of Real Murders, herself included, as prime suspects-or potential victims.

Thursday is St. Patricks Day! First Day will share a few picks for a mysterious St. Patricks Day then she will review In the Woods by Tana French

In the Woods
As dusk approaches a small Dublin suburb in the summer of 1984, mothers begin to call their children home. But on this warm evening, three children do not return from the dark and silent woods. When the police arrive, they find only one of the children, gripping a tree trunk in terror, wearing blood-filled shoes, and unable to recall a single detail of the previous hours.

Twenty years later, the found boy, Rob Ryan, is a detective on the Dublin Murder Squad and keeps his past a secret. But when a twelve-year-old girl is found murdered in the same woods, he and Detective Cassie Maddox – his partner and closest friend – find themselves investigating a case with chilling links to that long-ago disappearance. Now, with only snippets of buried memories to guide him, Rob has the chance to unravel both the mystery of the case before him and that of his own shadowy past.

On Friday author Helene Young is here to discuss books from 
her childhood that made her the author she is today!

Then Desi will be discussing Nancy Drew! 

Saturday, Noa will review an ARC of A Lesson in Secrets by Jacqueline Winspear, due to release April 1, 2011

A Lesson in Secrets: A Maisie Dobbs Novel
Maisie Dobbs’s first assignment for the British Secret Service takes her undercover to Cambridge as a professor—and leads to the investigation of a web of activities being conducted by the emerging Nazi Party.

In the summer of 1932, Maisie Dobbs’s career takes an exciting new turn when she accepts an undercover assignment directed by Scotland Yard’s Special Branch and the Secret Service. Posing as a junior lecturer, she is sent to a private college in Cambridge to monitor any activities “not in the interests of His Majesty’s government.”

When the college’s controversial pacifist founder and principal, Greville Liddicote, is murdered, Maisie is directed to stand back as Detective Chief Superintendent Robert MacFarlane and Detective Chief Inspector Richard Stratton spearhead the investigation. She soon discovers, however, that the circumstances of Liddicote’s death appear inextricably linked to the suspicious comings and goings of faculty and students under her surveillance.

To unravel this web, Maisie must overcome a reluctant Secret Service, discover shameful hidden truths about Britain’s conduct during the Great War, and face off against the rising powers of the Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei—the Nazi Party—in Britain.

As the storm clouds of World War II gather on the horizon, this pivotal chapter in the life of Maisie Dobbs foreshadows new challenges and powerful enemies facing the psychologist and investigator—and will engage new readers and loyal fans of this “outstanding” series (Marilyn Stasio, New York Times Book Review).

Then Jacqueline Winspear is dropping by!!

That’s it for us this week! Thanks for stopping by and commenting!


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