Category: Features

Read-A-Like List ~ Adult Faerie Novels

Posted July 11, 2010 by Sherri in Features / 8 Comments
Read-A-Like List ~ Adult Faerie Novels

The eighth Summer Break Reading Challenge Activity involves us creating a Read-a-Like List.  We get to choose any topic/theme that we want and there isn’t any specific number of titles required. So for my list, I choose faeries since I seem to have read a lot of them over the last year. My list is for novels for adults and/or contain adult themes, that is whey Glimmerglass is not on the list. Some are not recommended for the younger crowd.   When you’re a half incubus, your reputation precedes you… All eyes are on Gabriel Mac Braire the day he makes his first appearance in the Seelie Court, including those of Aislinn Finvarra. Despite deep bitterness over her last failed relationship, Aislinn cannot help but be curious about the half incubus who is known to possess dark magick, both lethal and sexual in nature. Rumors abound of the women who […]

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Waiting on Wednesday

Posted July 7, 2010 by Sherri in Features / 6 Comments
Waiting on Wednesday

Format: select “Waiting On” Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. This week’s pre-publication “can’t-wait-to-read” selection is:   Spy Glass by Maria V. Snyder Release Date:  September 1, 2010 Description:  An undercover mission leads to danger, adventure and an impossible choice. After siphoning her own blood magic in the showdown at Hubal, Opal Cowan has lost her powers. She can no longer create glass magic. More, she’s immune to the effects of magic. Opal is now an outsider looking in, spying through the glass on those with the powers she once had, powers that make a difference in the world. Until spying through the glass becomes her new power. Suddenly, the beautiful pieces she makes flash in the presence of magic. And then she discovers that someone has stolen some of her blood – and that finding […]

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It’s Monday, What are you Reading?

Posted July 5, 2010 by Sherri in Features / 6 Comments
It’s Monday, What are you Reading?

This awesome meme is hosted by Shelia at Book Journey.  It’s Monday! What Are You Reading, is where blogger’s gather to share what we have read this past week and what we plan to read this week. I was able to sneak in a bunch of reading with it being the holiday weekend.  I caught up on quite a bit with my swap and library reading.  I am working on the reviews this week and will post them when completed. Last Week’s Reading: Shadowglass by Erica Hayes – 3 stars A Fiend in Need by Maureen Child – 3.5 stars Walking on the Moon by Susan Sizemore – 3 stars Knit Two by Kate Jacobs (Audiobook) – 4 stars Davin’s Quest by Bianca D’Arc – 4 stars Currently Reading/Listening: Black Magic Sanction by Kim Harrison Jaci’s Experiment by Bianca D’Arc The Search by Iris Johansen (Audiobook) Upcoming Reads: Running Scared by […]

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Giveaway Policy

Posted June 1, 2007 by Sherri in Features / 0 Comments

Contests, Giveaways and Blog Hops hosted by Urban Girl Reader are subject to the following restrictions.   General Restrictions: Entrants must be 18 years or older to enter a giveaway on Urban Girl Reader. Void where prohibited by law. Contests are open to US Residents only unless otherwise noted. Giveaways will run for 14 days unless otherwise indicated.  Winner(s) will be chosen by Random.org via Rafflecopter.com Winner(s) will be announced on in the weekly UGR Winner’s Club and contacted via email if they win. Winner(s) must respond within 72 hours. Failure to do so will result in being disqualified and a new Winner(s) chosen. Giveaways will be sent to the winner directly from the provider/sponsor. Urban Girl Reader acts as an intermediary between giveaway providers/sponsors and is therefore not responsible for lost/damaged items. Replacement items are not guaranteed. UGR will contact the provider/sponsor when the giveaway ends with the address/contact […]

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