Friday, 30 December 2011

Top 10 books I'm looking forward to in 2012

I have about 4 billion books on my wishlist for 2012 but I've managed to extract my top ten. These are the books I have pre-ordered months in advance and I'm considering taking the day off work to read them in piece and quiet.

What books are you looking forward to in 2012?

Thursday, 29 December 2011

Happy New Year 2012 giveaway hop

I'm participating in the Happy New Year 2012 giveaway hop hosted by

So what can you win here at My keeper shelf? How about a £10 or $15 voucher to buy some of those 2012 new releases?

The giveaway is International.

Just fill in the rafflecopter thingy below- it just has one entry as I'm keeping it simple!

Top 10 characters of 2011- kick ass chicks!

My favourite characters (apart from yummy book boyfriends) are always the kick ass heroines, infact most of my favourite series of all time have strong female characters (who kick ass). In no particular order here are my all time favs.

 Elena from Nalini Singh's Guild Hunter series
Gin from Jennifer Estep's Elemental Assassin series

 Merit from Chicagoland Vampire series
Rachel from The Hollows series

 Faythe from Rachel Vincent's Shifter's series
Rose from Vampire Academy

 Tris from Veronica Roth's Divergent
Mac from Karen Marie Moning's Fever series

Kate from Ilona Andrews Kate Daniels series
Mercy from the Mercedes Thompson series

Are any of these ladies your favourite kick ass chicks?

Wednesday, 28 December 2011

Top 10 book boyfriends of 2011

I've actually had 30, yes 30 book boyfriends this year. All of them have been yummy gorgeous but I've manged to pick out my top ten of 2011. Enjoy.

Christian aka Fifty from Fifty Shades of Grey by EL James

Travis from Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire

Logan from Touch of Frost by Jennifer Estep

Chase from Deadly Cool by Gemma Halliday

Vigholf the Abhorrent from The Dragon Who Loved Me by G.A. Aiken

Dimitri from Archangel's Blade by Nalini Singh

Brody from Never Enough by Lauren Dane

Zsadist from Lover Awakened by J.R. Ward

Hawke from Kiss of Snow by Nalini Singh

and finally...
Barrons from Shadowfever by Karen Marie Moning

*fans self*

Tuesday, 27 December 2011

Top 10 book covers of 2011

Is it just me or has 2011 been the year of girls on covers wearing big gorgeous dresses? There's been quite a lot of big hair too. Personally I love a nice paranormal romance with some man chest on the cover. I'm pretty much guaranteed to buy that. Here's some of my favourites of 2011...

I know it's only nine but hey, I couldn't think of a final one.