Category: 4 stars

Review: Skies of Fire by Zoe A..

Posted September 21, 2012 by Jen in 4 stars, Rating A, romance, steampunk
Review: Skies of Fire by Zoe Archer

Skies of Fire Author: Zoë Archer  Release Date: April 17, 2012 Publisher: Avon Impulse The Ether Chronicles #1 ISBN: #978-0062184498 Genre: Steampunk Romance Format(s): Paperback (224 pgs), e-book Book Source: Author/Publisher/Edelweiss About the book: Man made of metal and flesh Captain Christopher Redmond has just one weakness: the alluring spy who loved and left him […]

Review & Giveaway: Kiss of..

Posted September 13, 2012 by Jen in 4 stars, paranormal romance, Rating A, steampunk
Review & Giveaway: Kiss of Steel by Bec McMaster

Kiss of Steel Author: Bec McMaster  Release Date: Sept. 1, 2012 Publisher: Sourcebooks London Steampunk #1 ISBN: #978-1402270277 Genre: Paranormal Romance, Historical, Steampunk Format(s): Paperback (448 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:       He craves her like no other…       Honoria Todd has no choice. Only in the dreaded […]

Review: Playing to Win by Jaci..

Posted September 12, 2012 by Nima in 4 stars, contemporary romance, Rating A, reviews
Review: Playing to Win by Jaci Burton

Playing to Win Author: Jaci Burton  Release Date: Sept. 4, 2012 Publisher: Berkeley Trade Play by Play #4 ISBN: #978-0425247839 Genre: Contemporary Romance Format(s): Paperback (320 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:      Football star Cole Riley is notorious for doing as he pleases—on the field and off. He parties hard and […]

Review: Dragon’s Moon by..

Posted September 11, 2012 by Vampbard in 4 stars, paranormal romance, Rating A
Review: Dragon’s Moon by Lucy Monroe

Dragon’s Moon Author: Lucy Monroe    Release Date: Sept. 4, 2012 Publisher: Berkley Children of the Moon #4 ISBN: 978-0425246627 Genre: Paranormal Romance Format(s): Paperback (336 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: When Eirik, the only living dragon shifter, and prince of the Ean, killed her brother, Ciara was left alone to face […]

Review: Showtime by Chloe Kayn..

Posted September 7, 2012 by Vampbard in 3 stars, 4 stars, guest review, Rating A, Rating B, YA Literature
Review: Showtime by Chloe Kayne

Joining VampBard for her review today, is her daughter, DramaTeen (DT…although she won’t qualify for long…).  DT is an undergraduate student of psychology, ultimately pursuing a doctoral degree in psychiatry.  She likes to read for fun, but doesn’t often get the opportunity.   Showtime Author: Chloe Kayne Release Date: Sept. 14, 2012 (expected) Publisher: self-published Marvelle […]

Review: Archangel’s Stor..

Posted September 4, 2012 by Jen in 4 stars, paranormal romance, Rating A
Review: Archangel’s Storm by Nalini Singh

Archangel’s Storm Author: Nalini Singh  Release Date: Sept. 4, 2012 Publisher: Berkley Guild Hunter #5 ISBN: #978-0425246580 Genre: Paranormal Romance Format(s): Paperback (352 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:       With wings of midnight and an affinity for shadows, Jason courts darkness. But now, with the Archangel Neha’s consort lying murdered […]

Quickie Review: Mina Wentworth..

Posted August 31, 2012 by Jen in 4 stars, Rating A, romance, steampunk
Quickie Review: Mina Wentworth and the Invisible City by Meljean Brook

“Mina Wentworth and the Invisible City” Author: Meljean Brook  Release Date: Aug. 7, 2012 Publisher: Berkley Iron Seas #1.5 ISBN: #978-1101564639 Genre: Steampunk Romance, Novella Format(s): e-book *it can also be found in the mass market edition of The Iron Duke (Jan. 2012) Book Source: Author About the book:      Eight months after The […]

Review: Seawitch by Kat Richar..

Posted August 24, 2012 by Gikany-Una in 4 stars, Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Seawitch by Kat Richardson

Seawitch Author: Kat Richardson  Release Date: Aug. 7, 2012 Publisher: Roc Greywalker #7 ISBN: # 978-0451464552 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Hardcover (338 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:      More than a quarter century ago, the Seawitch cruised away from her dock and disappeared with everyone on board. Now, the boat has […]

Review: Widow’s Web by J..

Posted August 22, 2012 by Jen in 4 stars, Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Widow’s Web by Jennifer Estep

Widow’s Web Author: Jennifer Estep  Release Date: Aug. 21, 2012 Publisher: Pocket Books Elemental Assassins #7 ISBN: #978-1451651775 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (400 pgs), e-book Book Source: Author About the book:       Once an assassin, always an assassin. So much for being plain old Gin Blanco. With every lowlife in Ashland gunning […]

Review: Magic Gone Wild by Jud..

Posted August 15, 2012 by Jen in 4 stars, paranormal romance, Rating A
Review: Magic Gone Wild by Judi Fennell

Magic Gone Wild Author: Judi Fennell  Release Date: Aug. 1, 2012 Publisher: Sourcebooks Bottled Magic #3 ISBN: #978-1402241918 Genre: Paranormal Romance Format(s): Paperback (384 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: Every time she uses magic, something goes terribly wrong… Vana wishes she hadn’t dropped out of genie training. Now she’s determined to get […]

Review: Precinct 13 by Tate Ha..

Posted August 7, 2012 by Nima in 4 stars, Rating A, urban fantasy
Review: Precinct 13 by Tate Hallaway

Precinct 13 Author: Tate Hallaway  Release Date: Aug. 7, 2012 Publisher: Berkley Trade ISBN: # 978-0425247792 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (320 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: Recent college grad Alex Conner is thrilled to have landed a job as the Hughes County coroner/medical examiner in Pierre, South Dakota. But when her first […]

Review: Darklands by Nancy Hol..

Posted August 3, 2012 by Jen in 4 stars, Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Darklands by Nancy Holzner

Darklands Author: Nancy Holzner  Release Date: July 31, 2012 Publisher: ACE Deadtown #4 ISBN: #978-1937007706 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (336 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher/Author About the book:       Boston’s demons have been disappearing, and Vicky’s clients are canceling left and right. While fewer demons might seem like a good thing, Vicky […]

Review: Biting Cold by Chloe N..

Posted August 2, 2012 by Jen in 4 stars, guest review, Rating A, urban fantasy
Review: Biting Cold by Chloe Neill

Please welcome Wendy, who brings you today’s Guest Review of…  Biting Cold Author: Chloe Neill  Release Date: Aug. 7, 2012 Publisher: NAL Chicagoland Vampires #6 ISBN: #978-0451237019 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (352 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: Turned into a vampire against her will, twenty-eight-year-old Merit found her way into the […]

Review: The Wannabe Vampire by..

Posted August 1, 2012 by Vampbard in 4 stars, paranormal romance, Rating A
Review: The Wannabe Vampire by Alex Taylor

The Wannabe Vampire Author: Alex Taylor   Release Date: June 23, 2012 Publisher: Self-Published Michael Alexander / Keri Logan Series Genre: Paranormal Romance, Novella Format(s): e-book Book Source:  Author About the book: Michael Alexander is not your typical vampire. He has a house in a small coastal California city, a software development team in Mumbai, and […]

Review: Blade Song by JC Danie..

Posted July 30, 2012 by Jen in 4 stars, Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Blade Song by JC Daniels

Blade Song Author: JC Daniels (Shiloh Walker)  Release Date: Aug. 1, 2012 Publisher: Self-published Series: Colbana Files #1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): e-book Book Source: NetGalley About the book:       Kit Colbana—half breed, assassin, thief, jack of all trades—has a new job: track down the missing ward of one of the local alpha shapeshifters. […]