Marion Marchetto has not received any gifts yet
Take one book editor (male) with demons from a guilty marriage, add one (female) author who is considered the queen of erotica running from demons of her own. Mix until there are no lumps. Fold in a younger (male) assistant who is hopelessly in love with the female. Put over high heat and watch the explosion.
That about sums up how I felt about this book. The BDSM scenes were intense as is the character of Soren – the demon who our female (Nora) is trying to put behind her by writing…Continue
Posted on September 23, 2012 at 5:17pm
If Death wanted to tell you a story, would you pay attention? That’s just what you’ll do when you pick up The Book Thief.
Death is a busy fellow (although he’s not gender specific we get the feeling he’s male). But the large scale events that keep him busy don’t often give him time to ponder why he may cross paths many times with some people. The case of Liesel Meminger is different. Death crosses her path many times during World War II’s Germany.
Death tells ten…Continue
Posted on September 23, 2012 at 5:08pm
What would you do?
Really, what would you do if you wanted a child so badly and lived with a crippled husband? Would you sleep with another man to have that child?
When Jayne’s husband and his cousin have a carriage accident, the results are three-fold: Walfort himself is left a wheelchair bound cripple who has lost the use of his lower body; Ainsley, the cousin, is riddled with guilt because the story has it that he was driving the carriage after too…Continue
Posted on September 17, 2012 at 11:29am
As a person who is a mere generation removed from that of William Shatner, I was thrilled that this book ‘spoke’ to me. From the wonderful cover photo to the very last sentence, I could not put this book down. In fact, I read it over the short span of two evenings.
A funny yet simultaneously serious look at life, Shatner Rules has me at last understanding the concept behind self-promotion. NOTE: As a writer myself, I’ve never been comfortable with promoting my work.…Continue
Posted on September 17, 2012 at 11:27am