Illustrated Temptations: The Shadow by Sylvain Reynard

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The Shadow is the second book from Sylvain Reynard‘s Florentine Series. Congratulations and happy release week SR! I don’t know where to start because I don’t have enough words to say how brilliant SR’s writing is. It is not a secret how much I love this author. I am utterly in love with his writing.

The Shadow is by far my favorite from the series. There’s suspense, politics and mystery but the passionate love and stunning romance is not lost in the story. It is truly a classy one. SR has the ability to make certain words feel like more than just words. It is captivating and you can feel it deep within your heart and soul.

You can check out Tamie’s review by clicking here.

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Teaser Tuesday with Gel (02/02/16)

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Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following:

• Grab your current read
• Open to a random page
• Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
• BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
• Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!

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Tamie Reviews: The Shadow by Sylvain Reynard

Raven Wood’s vampyre prince has returned, pledging his love and promising justice for every wrong done to her. In the wake of their reunion, Raven is faced with a terrible decision—allow the Prince to wreak vengeance against the demons of her past, or persuade him to stay his hand. But there is far more at stake than Raven’s heart…

A shadow has fallen over the city of Florence. Inspettor Batelli will not rest until he uncovers Raven’s connection to the theft of the priceless art from the Uffizi Gallery. And while the Prince hunts a traitor who sabotages him at every turn, he finds himself the target of the vampyres’ mortal enemy.

As he wages a war on two fronts, he will need to keep his love for Raven secret, or risk exposing his greatest weakness…

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Way Back Wednseday: What do you miss most?

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Way Back Wednesday is a Book Meme created by A Well Read Woman with the aim to write mini book reviews on books read in the past, that left a lasting impression.

What do you miss most in a novel that you’ve read from the past? Maybe a scene or two?

I think I miss the feeling of love and excitement when I read the book or certain scenes for the very first time.

Also, the impact that these stories have brought into my life.

Here are some of my all time favorites…

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Tantalizing Tuesdays:That Guy Named “David Gandy”

Well, introduction is unnecessary. The title says it all. 😉

Enjoy!
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I’m Just Curious…Meeting Characters

This week I’m just curious about which character you would most like to meet if it were somehow possible. Alternate universe maybe 😉

And, under what circumstance? Date? Drinks? Dinner? Shopping? Something else?

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Picnicking with…The Professor!

Happy Monday ladies!

I don’t know about you, but I love a romantic picnic. The weather right now is absolutely perfect for it. And who better to picnic with than one of my all time favorite book boyfriends?

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