Archive for the ‘Lidos em 2010’ Category

Edições UK Já tinha lido o A Most Improper Magick em 2010, e até cheguei a postar uma opinião, mas como só li os outros dois este ano decidi fazer um post com a minha opinião da série no geral—até porque a minha opinião de há seis anos deixou-me naquele estado que se manifesta sempre que leio […]


Scoundrel

09Jan11

Author: Zoë Archer Publisher: Zebra (2010) Pages: 400 Synopsis: London Harcourt’s father is bent on subjugating the world’s magic to British rule. But since London is a mere female, he hasn’t bothered to tell her so. He’s said only that he’s leading a voyage to the Greek isles. No matter, after a smothering marriage and […]


Author: Juliet Marillier Publisher: Roc (2010) Pages: 418 Synopsis: The young seer Sibeal is visiting an island of elite warriors, prior to making her final pledge as a druid. It’s there she finds Felix, a survivor of a Viking shipwreck, who’s lost his memory. The scholarly Felix and Sibeal form a natural bond. He could […]


Castles

14Dez10

Author: Julie Garwood Publisher: Pocket Books (2010/1st ed. 1993) Pages: 354 Synopsis: England, 1819. Orphaned and besieged Princess Alesandra knew that only hasty marriage to an Englishman could protect her from the turmoil in her own land. To the amusement of her makeshift guardian, Sir Colin Hallbrook, younger brother of the Marquess of Caineswood, the […]


Autores: Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl Editora: Edições Gailivro (2010) Páginas: 480 Sinopse: Lena Duchannes é diferente de qualquer pessoa que a pequena cidade sulista de Gatlin alguma vez conheceu. Ela luta para esconder o seu poder e uma maldição que assombra a família há gerações. Mas, mesmo entre os jardins demasiado crescidos, os pântanos […]


Autor: Melissa Marr Editora: Saída de Emergência (2010) Páginas: 288 Sinopse: Regra número 3 – Não olhar para fadas invisíveis. Desde que nasceu, Aislinn sempre viu fadas. Poderosas e perigosas, elas caminham ocultas entre os mortais. Aislinn tenta passar despercebida pois estes seres não gostam de ser descobertos e costumam castigar com crueldade as pessoas […]


Author: Gini Koch Pages: 389 Publisher: DAW (2010) Synopsis: Marketing manager Katherine “Kitty” Katt steps into the middle of what appears to be a domestic dispute turned ugly. And it only gets uglier when the man turns into a winged monster, straight out of a grade-Z horror movie, and goes on a killing spree. Though […]


Author: Abigail Reynolds Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca (2010) Pages: 416 Synopsis: In Jane Austen’s Pride & Prejudice, Mr. Darcy gives up on winning the woman he loves after she refuses his proposal of marriage. What if, instead of disappearing from her life, he took the initiative and tried to change her mind? In To Conquer Mr. […]


Author: Ebony McKenna Publisher: Egmont Books (2010) Pages: 336 Synopsis: One girl. One boy. One spell to be broken. Ondine de Groot is a normal fifteen-year-old who lives with her family in the European country of Brugel. She has a pet ferret called Shambles. But Shambles is no ordinary ferret…He’s Hamish McPhee, a boy cursed […]


Author: Christine E. Schulze Publisher: CreateSpace (2010) Pages: 198 Synopsis: “For, you see, I am the new Quelda of Tynan.” These words echo the mystery, horror, romance, and redemption found throughout the stories of Schulze’s fantasy anthology. A young woman and young boy must choose to embrace cruel tradition, run from it, or stand against […]


Warrior

20Out10

Author: Zoë Archer Publisher: Zebra (2010) Pages: 384 Synopsis: The vicious attack Capt. Gabriel Huntley witnesses in a dark alley sparks a chain of events that will take him to the ends of the Earth and beyond -where what is real and what is imagined become terribly confused. And frankly, Huntley couldn’t be more pleased. […]


Autor: Ali Shaw Editora: Guerra&Paz (2010) Páginas: 312 Sinopse: Ida Maclaird sofre de um mal misterioso e assustador –lentamente o seu corpo começa a transformar-se em vidro. Regressa então à Terra de Santo Hauda, onde acredita que tudo teve início, com a vaga esperança de encontrar o único homem que poderá ser capaz de curá-la.  […]


Author: Jo Goodman Publisher: Zebra Books (2008) Pages: 384 Synopsis: Olivia Cole is devastated to learn that her brother has promised her to the operator of a London gaming hall as payment of his debts. Olivia accepts her fate – even if it means that her reputation will suffer from living among rogues and gamblers. […]


O Apelo da Lua

01Out10

Autor: Patricia Briggs Editora: Saida de Emergência (2010) Páginas: 288 Sinopse: Mercy Thompson é uma talentosa mecânica de automóveis que vive na zona de Washington. Mas ela é muito mais do que isso: também é uma metamorfa com o poder de se transformar num coiote. Como se não chegasse, o seu vizinho é um lobisomem, […]


Fire Study

24Set10

Author: Maria V. Snyder Publisher: Mira Books (2009) Pages: 441 Synopsis: When word that Yelena is a Soulfinder -able to capture and release souls- spreads like wildfire, people grow uneasy. Already Yelena’s unusual abilities and past have set her apart. As the Council debates Yelena’s fate, she receives a disturbing message: a plot is rising […]