Saturday, August 20, 2011

On My Wishlist #10

This is a fun weekly event hosted by
Carolyn at  Book Chick City,
 and runs every Saturday.
Each participating blogger features books 
s/he hasn't actually bought yet,
but desperately wants to read!!

These books can be either newly-published,
to be released in the near future,
or in print for several years.

If you'd like to know more, just click HERE.

In my particular case, any books I place
on my wish list are strictly the print versions,
since I do not read ebooks. 

Here are my choices for this week!

Mass Market Paperback, 356 pages
Published by Pocket Books
June 26, 2007
Genres: Fantasy, Historical Fiction,
Paranormal Romance

From the Goodreads Synopsis

SCOTLAND, 1272. Connor MacKiernan, a descendant of the Fae Prince, is a warrior who lives only for honor and duty. Though he's vowed never to marry, that's exactly what he must do to save his sister. Enter a little Faerie magic, and the search for a bride is on.

DENVER, 2007. Caitlyn Coryell is having a really bad day -- she just discovered her fiancee with another woman! Imagine her surprise when Connor appears in her bedroom, begging for her help. He offers a simple yet outrageous adventure: travel to his time, marry him, and return home.

Hardcover, 367 pages
Published by Thomas Nelson
September 7, 2010
Genres: Christianl Fiction, Paranormal Romance,
Historical Fiction

From the Goodreads Synopsis

It is a dangerous tale of times past. A torrid love story full of deep seduction. A story of terrible longing and bold sacrifice.

Then as now, evil begins its courtship cloaked in light. And the heart embraces what it should flee. Forgetting it once had a truer lover.

With a kiss, evil will ravage body, soul, and mind. Yet there remains hope, because the heart knows no bounds.

Love will prove greater than lust. Sacrifice will overcome seduction. And blood will flow.

Trade Paperback, 304 pages
Published by Kensington
September 1, 2006
Genres: Fantasy, Historical Fiction,
Paranormal Romance

From the Goodreads Synopsis

As identical twins, Bothan and Calum MacNachton share a bond stronger than most brothers, one forged by a terrible secret. Rumours and dark tales have been whispered about their clan for centuries. For they roam the Highlands at night, driven by a savage hunger that can never be sated. Their only hope lies in marriage to Outsiders, mortal women whose pure blood will weaken the hold of their eternal curse. Now, alone and on the hunt for their brides, Bothan and Calum are at the mercy of both the Outsiders and whatever new dangers love brings...

These all sound like truly fabulous reads!!

I have read other books
by Hannah Howell and Lynsay Sands,
and love them both!

I have never heard of Melissa Mayhue before,
but saw this book on another blog,
and immediately became enchanted with the story...

As for Ted Dekker, I have indeed heard of him,
but have never read any of his books.
He's supposed to be awesome, althouth
I must confess I don't think all of his novels
would appeal to me.
He does seem to write on the very edge of horror...

This particular novel, though, sounds like an
incredibly romantic read, and is
full of action and suspense, as well!
So I'm definitely going to for it!!

And....of course I love all three covers!!!

So, what books are all of you
wishing for this week?


  1. I haven't read any of these authors but all of the books look good. I hope that you get the chance to read them all soon!

  2. Thanks for visiting my blog!

    I haven't read any of these, but the cover for "Immanuel's Veins" is very intriguing.

    Thanks for sharing!

    - April @ From Book to Hooked

  3. I haven't read anything by this authors before, but they look really good! Hope you get them soon! :)

    My Wishlist

  4. Oooh! Immanuel's Veins seems really interesting. Sounds like a book I would definitely enjoy. I have one Ted Dekker novel in my TBR list already, maybe I should add this one as well!

  5. Samantha: Thank you! I hope so, too!!

    April: You're very welcome! Yes, that cover is AMAZING, istn't it?

    Lost in Literature: Thanks! I hope I'll be able to get them soon, too!

    Darcus: If you've read Dekker before, then you must get this one! I haven't read his books before, and I think this particular one is a great place to start!

    Sabrina: Yes, they definitely have GREAT plot synopses! Can't wait to get them and dive into them!!



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