Monthly Archives: October 2010

By the Cover

How many of us love to stand in a bookstore and just stare at all the gorgeous book covers? Go on raise your hand you know you do! But we aren’t supposed to judge a book by it’s cover. A really pretty cover; however, can drag us in all the same. We’ll be picking out some of our favorite covers and displaying them here for […]

Review: The Iron Duke by Meljean Brook

Hold on to your parasols girls! This is not your grandmother’s historical romance! Take a journey into the world of steampunk romance with Meljean Brook’s The Iron Duke. A novel that promises the elegance of a historical and the creepiness of a paranormal…it’s the best of both worlds! Mina Wentworth is the detective inspector you would never expect to find in Victorian England. She wears […]

In My Mailbox (6)

This is a weekly theme hosted over at The Story Siren. So this week I am making up for two weeks worth of stuff because I didn’t get around to my posting last week so here we go. Last Week: Bought: ~Montana Legacy by R. C. Ryan Won: ~Mind Games from The Spinecracker blog and it was sent from Carolyn Crane. Thank you Carolyn for sending […]

Hunky Hero Showdown!

All hunky heroes are created equal, right? WRONG! We love our heroes. We discover a new one in every book we read, but what if we had to pick one? What if your two favorite heroes asked you the most terrifying question: Who would you choose? Welcome to a little thing we at OUAC like to call the HUNKY HERO SHOWDOWN! SIMPLY THE BEST: THE […]

To Kill a Warlock by H P Mallory *Stephanie’s Review*

Dulcie O’Neil is a Regulator for the Netherworld. She helps to keep humans from suspecting the presence of the citizens of the Netherworld. Most of the time, it’s pretty cut and dry with little variation. Then one day, a shady Netherworld merchant is brutally murdered and the killer leaves behind very little trace evidence. Of course, Dulcie’s name has to be cleared as said merchant […]