Dear Diary,Once I took down Haverty, the Primo of the city,I thought life was going to get better. Besides, having loyal followers would definitely help me fight off whoever's out for my blood. I had no idea where the relationship between Chaz and Violet was going to end up especially when Myers came on the scene. She now lives in Dallas, but her heart lies in London. Violet shows definite growth as she learns to wield her power, starts to interact with some of the dog shapeshifters and struggles to stay ahead of the baddies. Torn Asunder pulls no punches; it provides a realistic and effective injury system for d20, covering all creatures, anatomies, and body types. I simply had to know what was going to happen to Violet and Chaz.
I work a 40 work week at a desk job, and then come home and transform into the awesomeness that is Amanda Arista, the author. To dissuade any thoughts of fluffy high-heeled slippers, I was honest with this young man. Claws and Effect took me along with Violet as she faced some more home truths about herself and the life she now has to live. So all are ripe for the juicy gossip coming out of Crozet Hospital—until the main source of that gossip turns up dead. Violet Jordan Rule 2 of being a superhero: Find reliable sidekicks. Arista does in her latest tale that proves that sequels really can be as good as the original.
Jan 2017: Feb 2017: March 2017: April 2017: May 2017: June 2017: August 2017: Oct 2017: Nov 2017: So for 2015, I wanted to focus on authenticity. It's a great series and I love the shapeshifter aspect, plus Violet is totally a sci fi nerd like me so I easily relate to her. Can we predict the future? Violet is like the girl next door, and sometimes a bit of a screw up, but as she starts to embrace her powers she becomes more kick-ass. The question is, is it real? Her best friend Jessa isn't thrilled about her involvement because the mutts are the ones who held her captive in book one. It's nice that he thinks I'm tough enough to handle my own business, but a little extra back up would be nice. Humans have come a long ways since the looking glass gates first appeared and an alien menace turned a motley crew of scientists, sailors and force recon Marines into battle-hardened space adventurers.
Sure, the relationship between Violet and Chaz is still evolving and growing; I expected that. December 2015: The word no one can say but everyone searches for Below is a series of blog posts I wrote over at Supernatural Underground that explore how to Be More Heroic. I am enchanted by the world Ms. Does life have a purpose? Haverty's pack needs a new leader and I've just about run out of reasons why I'm not right for the job. Dear Diary, Once I took down Haverty, the Primo of the city, I thought life was going to get better. However, while perhaps at the bar with some authors who will not be named but if you ask me, I will totally tell you , we met a group of young men who were fascinated by the fact that we were romance writers.
Not a wall-banger, but nothing you'd re-read. Her particularly favorites are larvaceous lemon bars and sinful cinnamon streusel. All in a day's work for this horror movie writer-turned-shapeshifting panther. Especially sincemy boyfriend is always busy playing White Hat to every wanderer except me. Were they going to make it? I do make stuff with lots of chocolate, so that might not just be a myth. Good thing she loves to travel.
But defeating my sworn enemy in a battle for the souls of Dallas is going to require more than just my full attention. This site is like a library, you could find million book here by using search box in the widget. There is also a new panther in town who's just learning to be a cat who happens to be as much of a nerd as Violet is. I can see myself re-reading this series over again, it's that good. So my husband and I choreographed the fight scenes so I could write about it. This is a book you would borrow from the library - not buy - and never check out again.
Murphy and animal pals corgi Tee Tucker and fellow feline Pewter join forces to save their beloved people from human folly. I come home and get attacked by my dogs. I loved the first book and this book didn't let me down in the Violet Jordan series. Especially since my boyfriend is always busy playing White Hat to every wanderer except me. Note: this book was provided by the author for review. The system is elegant and easy to use, it does not do away with hit points, or even alter the combat rules, it simply provides an optional way to deal with critical hits besides piling on additional damage.
Meanwhile, events in the Eastern Kingdom threaten to spiral out of control. I'm glad he thinks I'm tough enough to handle my own business, but a little extra backup would be nice. Critical hits are real hits - disabling function, mangling body parts, and leaving real wounds behind. That being said, a word about the heroine, Violet - what a sweetheart! The highest praise - and reserved for only a few. For this story, the Vampires in my universe can only be killed by having their heads cut off by an iron sword, so all my vampires carry an iron sword.
It means learning to depend on everyone—especially Chaz—if any of us are going to make it out of this alive. Besides, having loyal followers would definitely help me fight off whoever's out for my blood. Since taking out Haverty others want to run the pack so Violet has to be on constant guard when it comes to potential threats. It's nice that he thinks I'm tough enough to handle my own business, but a little extra back up would be nice. She feels real to me. Don't just beat your opponents into submission, tear them limb from limb. After four assassination attempts, I'm thinking not so much.