Featured Author Review: ‘The Taken’ by Vicki Pettersson

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We’re so pleased to bring back our Featured Author segment with the immensely talented and stunningly beautiful Vicki Pettersson, author of the Signs of the Zodiac urban fantasy series and Celestial Blues trilogy, both set in modern day Las Vegas. New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Vicki Pettersson is a Las Vegas native [….]

LitStack Review: ‘Twisted Miracles’ by A. J. Larrieu

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Twisted Miracles, The Shadowminds – Book 1 A. J. Larrieu Carina Press ASIN: B00GKBIRHQ ISBN-13: 9781426898136   Cass Weatherfield’s powers come with a deadly price. Cass knows it was her telekinetic gift that killed a college classmate five years back, even if no one else believes her. She’s lived in hiding from her fellow shadowminds ever [….]

LitStack Review: ‘Dawn’s Early Light’ by Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris

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Dawn’s Early Light (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences) Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris Ace Release Date: 3/25/14 ISBN – 10: 0425267318 Working for the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, one sees innumerable technological wonders. But even veteran agents Braun and Books are unprepared for what the electrifying future holds… After being ignominiously shipped out of England following [….]

LitChat Interview: Kimberly Witherspoon, InkWell Management

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Kimberly Witherspoon, at age 26, founded her own literary agency, which quickly became one of the most prestigious and successful agencies in Manhattan, with clients who are frequently published around the world. Over the past 15 years, she has represented critically acclaimed and bestselling authors of both fiction and nonfiction, including: Kate Atkinson, Anthony Bourdain, [….]

LitStack Review: The Undead Pool by Kim Harrison

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The Undead Pool Kim Harrison Harper Voyager ISBN-10: 0061957933 Supernatural superhero Rachel Morgan must counter a strange magic that could spell civil war for the Hollows in this sexy and bewitching urban fantasy adventure. Witch and day-walking demon Rachel Morgan has managed to save the demonic ever after from shrinking, but at a high cost. [….]

LitStack Review: Scintillate by Tracy Clark

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Scintillate Tracy Clark Entangled: Teen ISBN-10: 1622661451   A mighty flame follows a tiny spark… Cora Sandoval’s mother disappeared when she was five and they were living in Ireland. Since then, her dad has been more than overprotective, and Cora is beginning to chafe under his confines. But even more troubling is the colorful light [….]

The Books We Can’t Wait to Read: February 2014

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There’s nothing quite like the thrill of getting our hands on a book we’ve been waiting to read. Kicking off our new “we can’t wait” feature here on LitStack, we begin with the books that we are eager to yank right off the shelf. These selections are far reaching…from SciFi and Fantasy to some of [….]

2013 Goodreads Choice Awards

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Goodreads has announced their nominees for the best of the best in the 5th Annual Goodreads Choice Awards. Among the nominees are JK Rowling, Kim Harrison and, in several categories, Neil Gaiman. The awards include twenty different categories from fiction and poetry to humor and fantasy. Voting open to 15 official nominees, and write-in votes can [….]

Pretty Cool Literary Tattoos

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Contrariwise is a cool site. It houses some of the best and, okay, let’s be honest, some of the lamest literary tattoos fellow bibliophiles have gotten. What do you think of the following, LitStackers? Would you ever brave the needle and brand your body with the words of your favorite books? We want to hear [….]