A MelanieM Review Redux: Infected: Prey (Infected #1) by Andrea Speed

Note:  This was the first of the Infected Stories, written back in 2010, when it first came out.  Now 8 stories  later, Roan’s tale is done.  Or is it?  Here’s a look back at the series, leading up to my review of the Holiday special on the 17th and a series review.  Roan will always… Continue reading A MelanieM Review Redux: Infected: Prey (Infected #1) by Andrea Speed

A MelanieM Review: City of Monsters by Andrea Speed

Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Hunter Burrows used to be an insurance investigator on Earth.  But something happened 6 months ago and Hunter  ended up a shifter of unknown species who was transported to Nightshade, a literal city of monsters in a near-Earth dimension called Dev. Nightshade is filled with vampires, weres of all types, zombies,… Continue reading A MelanieM Review: City of Monsters by Andrea Speed

Scattered Thoughts Best Book Covers of 2012

Once again its time to talk book covers and book cover design.  I have talked previously about my favorite covers from childhood and how the mere sight of a great cover in the window of a bookstore would draw me in like the scent of cheese to a mouse.  If the cover is the magnet… Continue reading Scattered Thoughts Best Book Covers of 2012