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Ten Books For Readers Who Like The Black Jewels Trilogy

Since it seems like I have been waiting forever for the last book in the others trilogy by Anne Bishop, today’s post will be about the series that first introduced me to her.

1) The Others Trilogy by Anne Bishop

2) Kushiel’s Legacy Trilogies by Jacqueline  Cary

3) Black Dagger Brotherhood by J.R. Ward

4) Lord’s of the Underworld Series by Gena Showalter

5) House of Comarre series by Kristen Painter

6) Tairen Soul Series by C.L. Wilson

7) Immortals After Dark series by Kresley Cole

8) Matched Trilogy by Ally Condie

9) City of Bones by Cassandra Claire

10) And the rest of the books based in the world of the black jewels


{Meme} Ten Authors I Own The Most Books From

Now this week Top Ten Tuesday should be pretty easy.  Well I thought so til I got side tracked by how many books I actually own. I have quite a few it would seem. I have been data basing my books for a while now because it was annoying me when I was buying doubles of things. I have also decided to count my eBooks in this list and not just my traditional paperbacks.


1) Ian Fleming (14 books)

Known for the original James Bond series

2) Anthony Horowitz (14 books)

known for the Alex Rider and Power of Five series

3) Sylvia Day (13 books)

known for the crossfire series


4) Kresley Cole (13 books)

known for the immortals after dark series


5) P.C. and Kristin Cast (11 books)

known for the house of night series


6) Anne Bishop (9 books)

known for the black jewels series


7) Cassandra Clare (8 books)

known for the mortal instruments series


8) Christina Lauren (7 book)

known for the beautiful bastard series


9) Lauren Blakely (7 books)

known for the seductive nights series


10) L. J. Smith (7 books)

known for the vampires diaries series



{Completed} Goodreads 2013 Reading Challenge

2013 Reading Challenge

2013 Reading Challenge
Karine has
completed her goal of reading 52 books in 2013!

With two months still left for this year, I have completed my goodreads reading challenge with some time to spare. But don’t panic this is in no way the end of the reading year for me. Two months is still plenty of time to fall in love with many more books and the characters contained with in their pages. Let’s see how many more I can get in before the year is out.
Below are some interesting stats based on the challenge.

Books read: 52

Pages: 19 700

Shortest Book: City of Bones Movie – The Official Illustrated Movie Companion

Longest Book: Beautiful Creatures

Book Series Started: Wicked Lovers, Gabriel’s Inferno, Beautiful Bastard, Heat Wave, On Dublin Street, The Dark Heroine, The Others, James Bond, The Mortal Instruments, Aphrodite’s Club, Warm Bodies, Crossfire, The Vampire Diaries: The Return, Immortals After Dark

Book Series Finished: House of Comarre

Book Series Completed in Challenge: Stark Trilogy, Thoughtless, Beautiful, Regency Draculia, The Vampire Diaries, Caster Chronicles, The Hunger Games

Favourite Book: Too many. But if I had to choose Beautiful Disaster maybe

Most read category: Paranormal and romance

3 Star Reviews: 6

4 Star Reviews: 29

5 Star Reviews: 17

{Review} Dark Needs at Night’s Edge (Immortals After Dark #5)

dark needs at nights edge cover

Dark Needs at Night’s Edge by Kresley Cole
Immortals After Dark #5 (can be read as a standalone)
Read March 2013
4 stars



Bestselling author Kresley Cole continues her seductive Immortals After Dark series with this tale of a vampire shunned even by his own kind and a beautiful phantom, bound together by a passion they cannot resist.


Naomi Laress, a famous ballerina from a past century, became a phantom the night she was murdered. Imbued with otherworldly powers but invisible to the living, she haunts her beloved home, scaring away trespassers — until she encounters a ruthless


To prevent him from harming others, Conrad Wroth’s brothers imprison him in an abandoned manor. But there, a female only he can see seems determined to drive him further into madness. The exquisite creature torments him with desire, leaving his body racked with lust and his soul torn as he finds himself coveting her for his own.


Yet even if Conrad can win Naomi, evil still surrounds her. Once he returns to the brutality of his past to protect her, will he succumb to the dark needs seething inside him?

Series Reading Order:
Standalone series with interconnected characters

#1 The Warlord Wants Forever
#2 A Hunger Like No Other
#3 No Rest For The Wicked
#4 Wicked Deeds On A Winters Night
#5 Dark Needs At Night’s Edge
#6 Dark Desires After Dusk
#7 Kiss Of A Demon King
#8 Deep Kiss Of Winter
#9 Pleasure Of A Dark Prince
#10 Demon From The Dark
#11 Dreams Of A Dark Warrior
#12 Lothaire


Totally in love with this series by Kresley Cole and will be back again for more.
I never seem to be able to get enough and this book isn’t any different.
Dark Needs see’s one of the Wroth brothers finding his Bride, despite some complications along the way. But where is the fun, if there isn’t a little danger.