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Books I Read Vol 54

Kill or Be Kilt Author: Victoria Roberts Series: Highland Spies #3 Tags: Highlanders!, childhood sweethearts, older man, strong and silent Format: ebook Rating: meh.   Oh man, I so thought I was going to enjoy this. Growly, terse older man! Younger woman with a long...

Books I Read Vol 53

The Chase Author: Lynsay Sands Series: Deed #3 Tags: Highlander-Medieval times-ish, woman in brees, ladies man Format: audiobook Rating: yay.   Ladies men are not my flavor of choice, but she was pretty funny. Our heroine is a sword swinging, brees wearing,...

Books I Read Vol 52

An indomitable ingenue, nursing back to health, AMNESIA, and icky cold vampires taken down by the Power of the Vajayjay.   Because of Miss Bridgerton Author: Julia Quinn Series: Rokesbys #1 Tags: historical romance, Napoleonic wars, stick in the mud, spirited woman,...

Getting Lit S2EP05: Hot and Badgered

By Shelly Laurenston. This month, Ilana prepared for us some literary questions: Literary critics have said that Hot and Badgers is possibly the finest honey badger shapeshifter novel ever produced. Discuss: Is what ways are the characters of this novel both hot AND...

Books I Read Vol 51

  Ahhh, so glad to be back from a short hiatus in BIRs. Let's see, what have I been up to?   Lake Silence Author: Anne Bishop Series: The Others #6 Tags: shifters, elementals, humans are the real monsters, MURDER Format: audiobook Rating: yay!   Hooray!   I am NOT...

Getting Lit S2EP03: First Grave on the Right

By Darynda Jones In this episode, we have not one but TWO special guest stars: Ilana's sisters Suzie and Naomi! Naomi helped us trash the book, and Suzie brought the Shock Jock to Getting Lit by contributing sound effects. We discuss the trials of being a...

Book I Read Vol 50

  Hard Core Author: Tess Oliver Series: N/A Tags: Contemporary, Tats, Broken Puppy, Ex-Con, Man Bun Format: audiobook Rating: meh.   I'm not quite sure what's so "hard core" about this book. I mean, it could have been called Perfectly Nice Man But Has a Record,...

Body Blog: Weighting and Waiting

  I'm toying with the idea of making a new post category. I've been soaking myself in body positivity lately, so a lot of my thoughts are going that direction. However, I don't think that Books I Read is the right venue for them. So I'm trying this out....

Books I Read Vol 49

Dislusterating, whiskey-making, Ne'er-Do-Well brother. Extreme klutziness; flatulent bloodhounds. Apocalypse is coming, so the gods have a party.   DNF: A Devil in Scotland Author: Suzanne Enoch Series: No Ordinary Hero #3 Tags: Scotland, Highlander, childhood...

Getting Lit S2EP02: The Surrender of Miss Fairbourne

By Madeline Hunter. Highlights: "My husband: long time listener, first time stenciler." "The angstier the hero, the more he's an asshole." "You have to ask yourself: what level of asshole am I comfortable with?" "Walking, talking bags of money...and abs."...

Books I Read, Vol 48

  Health at Every Size edition!!! February was a very HAES month. Featuring: kickass diverse yoga, another great read on how diets are bullshit, and a fabulous podcast that has been slowly changing my life for the better.      Every Body Yoga Author: Jessamyn Stanley...

Getting Lit S2EP01: His Precious Cargo

By Ava Cuvay. Highlights: "I just don't have much faith in humanity..." "A human rubix cube you solve with your vagina." "It's statistically unlikely that anyone you meet is secretly a prince." GETTING LIT WORLD TOUR RECAP The Spot...

Books I Read, Vol 47

  Sexy Times Book Genie | English Postgrad Goes Vamp: The Expositioning! | American Gods the book (but more importantly, Ian McShane) | Stripper Space Romance with Laser Guns of LoOoOove!   Fantasy Lover Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon Series: Hunter Legends #1 Tags:...

Books I Read, Vol 46

Duke seeks vengeance, creates hobo vigilante. | Lackluster dragon shifter with the first dog sidekick I want to punch in the face. | Sexy chocolate making times with Duke & Co. If I Only Had a Duke Author: Lenora Bell Series: Dastardly Dukes #2 Tags: historical...