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Jan
27

Quickie Review: Magic Gifts

Quickie Review: Magic Gifts Magic Gifts Author: Ilona Andrews  Release Date: Dec. 25, 2011 Publisher: n/a Kate Daniels #5.5 Genre: Urban Fantasy, novella Format(s): e-book Book Source: Author (A free ebook as a gift to her fans – only available for 2 weeks on her website) NOTE: this story will be included as an extra in the upcoming Gunmetal Magic. About the book:      A dinner date after a hard day at work sounds heavenly. Of course, when that date is between the Beast Lord and Kate Daniels, things don’t go as planned. Before you know it, undead are running amok, heads are being chopped off, lawyers are deployed and used with extreme...
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Dec
18

Sunday Snippet #89

Sunday Snippet #89 Fate’s Edge Author: Ilona Andrews  Ace November 29, 2011 REVIEW HERE  The way she sat now, leaning forward frowning, biting her pink bottom lip, her shirt dipping to reveal a hint of her cleavage… He wondered idly if he could get her to bend over a little farther… “Just what are you staring at, exactly?” Kaldar snapped back to reality.  “You.  You’ve been thinking hard for the last five minutes.  It’s not good for you to strain your pretty little head like that.  I’m waiting for the steam to shoot out of your ears to relieve the pressure on your brain.” “Aha.”  Audrey glanced at Jack and George.  “What...
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Dec
5

Review: Fate’s Edge

Review: Fate’s Edge Fate’s Edge Author: Ilona Andrews  Release Date: Nov. 29, 2011 Publisher: Ace The Edge #3 ISBN: #978-0441020867 Genre: Urban Fantasy Paranormal Romance Format(s): Paperback (372 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:       Audrey Callahan left behind her life in the Edge, and she’s determined to stay on the straight and narrow. But when her brother gets into hot water, the former thief takes on one last heist and finds herself matching wits with a jack of all trades…        Kaldar Mar-a gambler, lawyer, thief, and spy-expects his latest assignment tracking down a stolen item to be a piece of cake, until Audrey shows...
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Oct
7

Review and Giveaway: Angels Of Darkness

Review and Giveaway: Angels Of Darkness Angels Of Darkness Authors: Nalini Singh, Ilona Andrews, Sharon Shinn, Meljean Brook     Release Date: October 4, 2011 Publisher: Berkley Sensation ISBN: #978-0425243121 Genre: Paranormal Romance, Anthology Format(s): Paperback (416 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher “Angel’s Wolf” by Nalini Singh (Guild Hunters Story) Summary: Noel was a vampire of power and position within Archangel Raphael elite team. After an unspeakable act of violence left Noel shattered, he recovered physically, but not emotionally. He is sent to work for angel Nimra, who has a traitor in her midst. Once together, the two develop a close friendship and maybe something more. Twimom’s Take: Noel and Nimra are both strong (and feared)...
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Sep
21

A Look Ahead in books

A Look Ahead in books With the year almost 3/4 over, we’ve had some really great books to read in 2011. My favorites so far this year have been: But there are so many more great books that are still to come! At the top of my WANT list are the following: Those are only a few of the many books I want this fall! What have been your favorite books released in 2011? What titles are you still waiting for this fall? ALSO…. I wanted to point out a new feature at That’s What I’m Talking About… Do you see the new “STORE” link in my header? I’ve created a place at Amazon...
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Jul
22

Quickie Review: Magic Dreams

Quickie Review: Magic Dreams “Magic Dreams” from the Anthology HEXED Author: Ilona Andrews  Release Date: June 7, 2011 Publisher: Berkley Sensation Kate Daniels #4.5 ISBN: #978-0425241769 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (336 pgs), e-book Book Source: Purchased with my own funds About the book:      Old legends and frightening nightmares came to life in Magic Dreams.  The shapeshifting Tigress Dali Harimau finds herself in deep water when she must challenge a dark being to a battle of wits, or risk losing the man she secretly longs for.      This novel features Jim, the alpha of the Clan Cat, and Dali, the mystic vegetarian weretiger. What Una is talking about:    ...
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May
25

Review: Magic Slays

Review: Magic Slays Magic Slays Author: Ilona Andrews Release Date: May 31, 2011 Publisher: Ace Kate Daniels Book #5 ISBN: #978-0441020423 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): paperback (320 pgs), e-book I received a copy of this book from the PUBLISHER for the purposes of an honest review. From the author’s website:      Plagued by a war between magic and technology, Atlanta has never been so deadly. Good thing Kate Daniels is on the job.      Kate Daniels may have quit the Order of Merciful Aid, but she’s still knee-deep in paranormal problems. Or she would be if she could get someone to hire her. Starting her own business has been more...
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Dec
29

Year in Review – 2010

Year in Review – 2010 Welcome to the end of another year. This is my first year blogging, and it was interesting to see how my book list panned out. I read fewer books in 2010 than 2009, but that is understandable now that I’m writing reviews, completing author interviews, blog hopping and chatting with my gals (and guys) and Twitter.  I really enjoyed blogging and discussing books with all of you. I hope you have enjoyed our time together as well! I’ve listed some of my highlights and stats from 2010 below.  How did 2010 go for you? What were your favorite reads during the year? Thank you all for stopping by and...
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Jun
20

Sunday Snippets #13

Sunday Snippets #13 From Magic Bleeds by Ilona Andrews. Thirty minutes later we screeched to a halt before my apartment building. I jumped out into the snow, Slayer in hand. Saiman lunged into the driver’s seat. The wheels spun, spraying snowflakes. I jumped back. The car reversed, rolling over the spot where my feet were half a second earlier, and sped into the night. He almost ran me over. Coward. Let’s have a partnership, Kate. I offer honesty, Kate. I don’t have to outrun the Beast Lord I just pissed off, Kate. I only have to outrun you and hit you with my car as I hightail it out of here. The...
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Jun
10

Magic Bleeds – Book Review

Magic Bleeds – Book Review Magic Bleeds Author: Ilona Andrews Release Date: May 25, 2010 Publisher: ACE Fantasy Kate Daniels Series Book # 4 ISBN: #0441018521 Genre: Urban Fantasy From the author’s website:      Atlanta would be a nice place to live, if it weren’t for the magic. When the magic is up, rogue mages cast their spells and monsters appear, while guns refuse to fire and cars fail to start. But then technology returns, and the magic recedes as unpredictably as it rose.      Kate Daniels works for the Order of the Knights of Merciful Aid, officially as a liaison with the mercenary guild. Unofficially, she cleans up the paranormal problems...
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