Friday, August 31, 2007

August - Month In Review

Best of the Month:

Austenland by Shannon Hale (4.5/5) General Fiction; Regency Reenactment; New Author; Library Book;

Her Royal Spyness by Rhys Bowen (4.5/5) Historical Mystery; set in post WWI England; Series: # 1, Her Royal Spyness; Library Book; Added to shopping list;

Me And Mr. Darcy by Alexandra Potter (4/5) General Fiction; set in New York and England; New Author; Library Book;

Dark Lover by J.R. Ward (4/5) Contemporary Romance; Paranormal: Vampire; set in Caldwell, New York; Series: # 1, Black Dagger Brotherhood; Keeper Shelf;

Darcy's Story by Janet Aylmer (4/5) Historical Fiction; set in England; New Author; Library Book;

Tangled Up In You by Rachel Gibson (4/5) Contemporary Romance; set in Truly, Idaho;

Honorable Mentions:

Morning Comes Softly by Debbie Macomber (3/5) Contemporary Romance; Mail Order Bride; set in Montana; Library Book;

Death at Sandringham House by C.C. Benison (2.5/5) Contemporary Mystery; set in England; New Author; Series: # 2, Her Majesty Investigates; Library Book;

The Guy Not Taken by Jennifer Weiner (2.5/5) General Fiction; Short Stories; Library Book;


Kristie (J) said...

Ahhh - we had similar thoughts on Rachel Gibson's latest. I gave it a .5 higher grade though *g*

Leya said...

Kristie, what did you think of Carlos? :D