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Review: “Seductive Supernaturals,” various authors

Pros: Some interesting ideas Cons: Stories that don’t stand on their own Rating: 3 out of 5 Review copy provided free by Full Moon Books, LLC via NetGalley.   SEDUCTIVE SUPERNATURALS: 12 Tales of Shapeshifters, Vampires & Sexy Spirits is

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"Viking Heat" by Sandra Hill

Pros: Characters that are very easy to fall in love with; a warm, feel-good story. Cons: I would have liked to see more interactions between Joy and Liz. Rating: 4.75 out of 5 Review book courtesy of Penguin Group While

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"Timeshares," eds. Rabe & Greenberg

Pros: Fascinating concept, and the stories tie together in some unusual ways Cons: Contradictions between stories, and some ideas or characters that fell flat Rating: 4 out of 5 Review book courtesy of Penguin Group.   How could we fail

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"Warrior of the Highlands," Veronica Wolff

Pros: Sweet, engaging romance between the characters Cons: Villain seems to be disposed of a little too easily Rating: 4 out of 5 Review book courtesy of Penguin Group   Haley Fitzpatrick, a graduate student, is working on her dissertation.

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"Guardian," Angela Knight

Pros: Wonderful time-traveling action/adventure with plenty of sizzling romance! Cons: None Rating: 5 out of 5 Review book (uncorrected proof) courtesy of Penguin Group. Expected publication date: 5/5/2009. Visit Angela Knight online.   Angela Knight first hit my radar with

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"Maggie Again," John D. Husband

Pros: Wonderful characterization, sense of place & time; incredibly vivid & ‘real’ Cons: None Rating: 5 out of 5 Review copy courtesy of Lisa Roe. Visit Maggie Again online.   It’s tough to pin down the genre on John Husband’s

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"Highland Rogue," Tess Mallory

Pros: Great character chemistry; wonderful humor; intriguing plot Cons: … Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Review copy courtesy of Penguin Group. Visit Tess Mallory’s site.   I admit, when I realized I had another time-travel Scottish romance in my hands,

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"Warrior," Angela Knight

Pros: Imaginative, riveting, sexy Cons: Could have been even longer… can’t wait to read more! Rating: 5 out of 5 Review book (uncorrected proof) courtesy of Penguin Group. Expected publication date: 7/1/2008. Visit Angela Knight.   Galar is a genetically

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Drowning

I will spare you. I will not do the ‘omg I just got a new camera and have to illustrate EVERYTHING’ thing of taking a picture of the mountain of tissues next to me. And I was only tempted to

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"With Every Breath," Lynn Kurland

Pros: Fun characters; plenty of devious goings-on; enjoyable romance Cons: Too much crying; stretches suspension of disbelief Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Review book (uncorrected proof) courtesy of Penguin Group. Expected publication date: 5/27/2008. Visit Lynn Kurland’s website.   Seeing

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