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Stuff of Legends

Stuff Of Legends by Ian Gibson is one of those fantasy books that makes fun of it’s own genre. Jordan the Red, the former big hero (think Conan) has retired and wants nothing to do with Eliot, his guardian or anyone else. However, Eli...

4 Stars

Masques

Masques by Patricia Briggs is actually a re-issue of her debut fantasy novel issued in 1993 that has been slightly expanded & revised. It is the first book in the Sianam series (a loosely woven series of books that have different lead c...

4 Stars

Venom - Elemental Assassin, Book #3

Gin Bianco tried to retire from her former profession as an assassin but has learned that some changes are hard to make permanent.  She had unintentionally ensnared the vampire madam Roslyn Phillips in her previous machinations to elim...

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  • Author: Jennifer Estep
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Pocket Books

Matched

 Matched is a thrilling new dystopian novel that I encourage teens and adults alike to pick-up. As a political scientist I found the world building and societal structure fascinating. If you don’t know what a dystopian society is...

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  • Author: Ally Condie
  • Review by: Tamazon
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Razorbill

Blue Fire - Healing Wars Series #2

Nya is a fifteen-year-old with a special ability, she is able to shift pain from person to person. But when she moves pain into someone, they will die unless they make it to a Healer, so she uses her gift sparingly, only against those who d...

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  • Author: Janice Hardy
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * Supernatural
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Inhuman Resources - An OSI Novel

A murdered necromancer??? Little evidence? Plus you get more than the usual politics when dealing with the occult community. Combine that with the representative for the necromancer sect being her sometime lover and it's all in a day's work...

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The Midnight Guardian - A Millennial Novel, #1

The Midnight Guardian by Sarah Jane Stratford follows the actions of several European millenial vampires during the period of Hitler’s regime as they struggle to counteract the depredations perpetrated by his adherents.  Several...

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Wicca Girl - Fighting Fire with Hellfire Since 1091 A.D.

In 1091, Satan makes a pact with a young girl so she can be the queen of witches. Druscilla fights off a Viking that ransacks her village and later she gets engaged to a Baron. A young woman who also wants the Baron poisons Druscilla. Howev...

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Spy Glass - Glass Series, Book 3

"Spy Glass" Book 3 by Maria V. Snyder is the thrilling conclusion to Ms. Snyder’s engaging “Glass” series that follows the adventurous exploits of "Glass Magician", Opal Cowan. Wow! What A Simply Amazin...

5 Stars

The Truth of Valor

Oo-rah!  Torin Kerr may have left the Corps to join her beloved Craig Ryder but she is not going to be content to simply eke out a living as a Civilian Salvage Operator. Just because she has resigned from the Marines doesn’t mean...

5 Stars

Twelve - The Danilov Quintet, #1

Jasper Kent’s Twelve: Russia 1812 is a nice blend of dark fantasy and historical fantasy. Set during the time of Napoleon’s reign and war with Russia, is filled with lots of detail dealing with war. The story focuses on Captain...

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Hawk of May - Arthurian Trilogy, Book 1

High King Uther, Pendragon of Britain has died. He has no clear heir and many under kings are willing to fight for his place including King Lot mac Cormac of the Innsi Ere. Lot is married to Uther’s daughter, Morgawse. Morgawse is a b...

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Tome of the Undergates - The Aeon's Gate, #1

Tome of the Undergates was an.....interesting read. It had a good pace, a decent storyline, and the characterization was reasonable. I think the book has about even chances for success as not. What do I mean by that? To start with, what I l...

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The Strange Affair of Spring Heeled Jack - Burton & Swinburne, #1

Imagine a BDSM-loving poet Algernon Charles Swinburne, posing as a London chimney sweep to learn why loups-garou are roaming London abducting tall boys. His boss in the investigation is  noted explorer Sir Richard Francis Burton, who h...

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Daughter of Snow - Book 4 of the Shadow Fae series

Daughter of Snow by Elaine Corvidae is a tale of the Shadow Fae and centers on Alexandreya RiDahn who is being herded back to Ruska three years after fleeing for her life. Alexandreya (Alex) has carved a niche for herself in the city of Niu...

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Harvest Moon

Harvest Moon is a trilogy of paranormal stories set in very different worlds. Mercedes Lackey’s A Tangled Web continues the saga of Leopold and the warrior princess Brunnhilde, secondary characters introduced in her novel The Sleeping...

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The Sevenfold Spell

The Sevenfold Spell is the story of Sleeping Beauty told from the spinner’s perspective. The book delves into the lives of those most affected by the curse put on Sleeping Beauty, the people who make their livelihoods from spinning cl...

5 Stars

Lincoln's Sword

The country is divided against itself and a lot of blood has been shed in such places as Pea Ridge and Shiloh. Mary Todd Lincol is a sibyl and her grim visions (which include seeing a certain sword) are interpreted by her friend, and an acc...

3 Stars

The Warlords Comeuppance

Confident in her abilities, Detja steals at her discretion. Raised by Adan, a Katanic shape shifter, she has seen it all. Her adopted father is feared by all, yet he loves her. So when he sells her to her latest mark, for one credit, s...

4 Stars

The Iron Daughter - The Iron Fey Series, Book 2

In this third installment of the Iron Fae series we find Megan Chase deep in the heart of the Winter Court. Once again she is in deep trouble with the forces around her. Megan Chase has fulfilled her bargain with the Winter Prince Ash and h...

5 Stars

The Iron King - The Iron Fey Series, Book 1

I absolutely fell in love with this story from the first page. Megan Chase is a seemingly normal young woman who is about to turn 16. Little does she know how much her life is about to change on that birthday milestone. When her little brot...

5 Stars

Winter's Passage - An Iron Fey Novella

This second installment if the Iron Fae series gives us a glimpse into the adventure that faced Megan Chase and Ash on their journey to the Winter Court. Megan Chase is returning to the Winter Court to fulfill the bargain that Megan made wi...

5 Stars

Beyond Exile - Day by Day Armageddon, #2

I went into Beyond Exile with slightly misleading information--its written journal style (its a guy, so I don't think we can call it a 'diary') and chock full of military terms, euphemisms and well...military stuff. Having grown up military...

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Queen of Shadows - The Shadow World Novels, #1

Its not hard for me to pinpoint why Queen of Shadows works so well for me. There's three reasons actually. One, Miranda doesn't just suddenly overcome her fears. Two, David is honest about who he is, what he has done and doesn't expect anyt...

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The Hollow Crown - A Novel of Crosspointe, Book 4

This fantastic series of books include:  The Cipher; The Black Ship ; and, The Turning Tide .  Trust me, once you read one, you will be addicted to the rest.  With this newest work, readers are once again pulled into one of t...

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The Storm Witch - A Novel of Dhulyn and Parno

The Storm Witch by Violette Malan does another fine job of demonstrating the author’s ability with world building, creating yet another civilization populated with believable characters and conflicts that her likeable and complex duo,...

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The Dragon Book - Magical Tales from the Masters of Modern Fantasy

The Dragon Book is a collection of 19 stories all centered around Dragons. From Jonathan Stroud to Naomi Novik they fly us through the realms of magic and mystery with each story that is told. Every story was a joy to read right down to the...

5 Stars

Flight of the Renshai

Dr. Mickey Zucker Reichert’s Flight of the Renshai is a long-awaited chapter in the tale of the intriguing race that focuses on fighting to the exclusion of all else.  The story primarily focuses on the three brothers born to the...

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Heroes Return - Hero Series, #2

Shield Dunleavy Mallorough, also known as Lee and Source Shintaro Karish better known as Taro are on their way to Flown Raven, ancestral home of the duchy of Westsea and Taro’s family. Shields and Sources work together to divert natur...

5 Stars

Prince of Storms - Entire and The Rose, #4

Prince of Storms by Kay Kenyon is the fourth book in her popular science fiction series and the conclusion to the story of ambition, betrayal and romance. Earth man Titus rules the Entire (another universe). He is determined to keep the Ros...

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Ghost of a Chance - Ghostfinders Series #1

Ghost of a Chance: A Ghost Finder Novel by Simon R. Green is the first book in a new series where the reader is introduced to a team of what amounts to being “ghostbusters”. The Carnacki Institute sends a team composed of three...

3 Stars

As Lie the Dead - Dreg City #2

As Lie the Dead starts off right where we left Evy, surveying the aftermath of the battle at the end of Three Days to Dead. Exhausted from her ordeal, she, with Wyatt, head to the apartment that she has inherited from Chalice to get some re...

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Spy Glass - Glass Series, Book 3

Opal Cowan is without her magical powers and is no longer able to create glass magic. She is, however, immune to magic's effects and is - in essence - an outsider looking in, able to spy on people who possess magic through glass. It is that...

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Dust

Rating: DNF Dust was a great idea, had great potential for a plot, and had great characters. But all I was reading were run-on sentences, fragments, and comma splices. Although I understand that writing novels allows for more creativity and...

2 Stars

Death's Daughter

I picked this book up for reading and reviewing because the title and the blurb attracted me. I love quests and secrets. The first few chapters were great. Written in first person, I loved Calandra's inner thoughts and dialogue. However thi...

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Song of the Dragon - Annals of Drakis Series, #1

There is a legend about a slave-warrior named Drakis who will break free of his bonds and follow the song of the dragons. With the dragons, he will overthrow the magic-wielding elves and humans will once again be free as will all the other...

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Unholy Magic - Chess Putnam, #2

Unholy Magic is the second book in the Downside Series and right off the bat, I'm going to start by saying that it's the best book by far. I'm in love with it and I want to have its babies. Okay, Terrible 's babies. For real. Chess is back...

5 Stars

Waking The Witch - Women of the Otherworld Series

Savannah Levine, the daughter of notorious black witch Eve Levine and bad boy warlock Kristof Nast, is finally 21. Having spent the last 5 years working with her guardians Paige Winterbourne and Lucas Cortez at their PI business, she is cho...

5 Stars
  • Author: Kelley Armstrong
  • Review by: Dianna
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, * Rom: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Grimm and Grimmer - Dark Tales for Dark Times

Grimm and Grimmer is a mixture of modern and old, these certainly aren't the fairytales we listened to as children. You get an intriguing mix of short stories some remaking stories like the Three Little Pigs and Hansel and Gretel. Others ar...

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Final Crisis - Based on the DC Comics miniseries

I thought I knew DC comic heroes, villains, and arch-villains, but this story proved me wrong. I give full credit to Greg Cox for making this book work. What I liked from the start was the lush descriptions, the fast action, and revisting m...

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The Dervish House

The Dervish House is just weird.  Many stories, with some interconnections and some who just float around the edges and never seem to matter to anyone else.  Not my style of writing at all.  Given that, it’s still a goo...

4 Stars

Talismen: The Knightmare Knife

Four young men find themselves immersed in a land of dreams and nightmares in this engaging novel by Steven Phillip Jones and Barbara Jacobs. Timmy, Ollie, Colin and Reggie have had relatively normal lives, that is until their twelfth birth...

5 Stars

Melting Iron - Cyborg Seduction Book 3

Dawn trusted a man and spent two years with him while stationed off-planet on a job. Turns out when the job was over, so was relationship. The man neglected to mention his wife and kids back on Earth. Her next job was on a station populated...

4 Stars
  • Author: Laurann Dohner
  • Review by: Chris
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * SPICY: HOT Romance, * Rom: Speculative / PNR, * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Laurann Dohner

The Sleeping Beauty - Five Hundred Kingdoms Series #5

Mercedes Lackey continues her 500 Kingdoms series with her version of The Sleeping Beauty which combines elements of the traditional fairy tale with characters from Wagner’s Ring Cycle operas. Queen Celeste of Eltaria has died and lef...

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Spy Glass - Glass Series, Book 3

Spy Glass by Maria V. Snyder centers on Opal who is trying to adapt to the loss of her magic and rejoice in her sister’s upcoming marriage to her mentor Yelena’s brother. She still hasn’t reported to the Sitian Council tha...

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Frostbitten - Women of the Otherworld Series #10

Elena Michaels has been sent to Alaska, by the Pack Alpha, for a number of reasons. One is to look for missing pack members, another is to chase a lone werewolf and to try to save him from the werewolves that would kill him; and t...

5 Stars

Pathfinder - Ariane Kedros Series, Book 3

Reeve penned a striking story in Pathfinder. Although I found the story hard to follow at times because I somehow missed the memo that this was the third in a series -- Ariane was still an interesting, likable character and the story was de...

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Winter's Passage - An Iron Fey Novella

Winters Passage by Julie Kagawa is a spellbinding book that will leave you breathless for more. This novella is a transition story between The Iron King and The Iron Daughter. The story is so realistically brought to life that you are trans...

5 Stars
  • Author: Julie Kagawa
  • Review by: Ediaz
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * SF: Fantasy
  • Publisher: Harlequin Teen

The Hoax

Adrienne Jones spins a masterful tale of suspense, mystery and intrigue with The Hoax. From start to finish The Hoax was a "couldn't-put-it-down" book. With fully dimensional characters and a plot line loaded with twists and turns...

5 Stars

Star Wars Tales from the Empire

Star Wars Tales from the Empire is a collaboration of several stories put together by six authors. Best selling authors Timothy Zahn and Kathy Tyers are included as well as newcomers Erin Endom and Patricia A. Jackson. This collaboration gi...

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