Category: Reviews

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted September 22, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Small Favor by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Small Favor Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #10 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: library loan Small Favor Once again, Harry Dresden, Wizard and Protector of Chicago, finds himself under the service of the Fae Winter […]

Review: Gilt Hollow by Lorie L..

Posted September 21, 2016 by Nima in Rating A, Reviews, YA Literature
Review: Gilt Hollow by Lorie Langdon

Gilt Hollow Author: Lorie Langdon Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Author Lorie Langdon steps away from the fun and fantasy of her Doon Series to a darker who-done-it mystery in Gilt Hollow.  Gilt Hollow is the name of a quirky little town in Ohio that embraces artistic, creative types, but still has […]

Review: Ninth City Burning by ..

Posted September 21, 2016 by Gikany-Una in Rating C, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Review: Ninth City Burning by J. Patrick Black

Ninth City Burning Author: J. Patrick Black Reviewers: Gikany and Una Rating: C  What We’re Talking About: Ninth City Burning is the debut novel of J. Patrick Black.  This science fiction story was fascinating and easily visualized, if only Gikany and Una enjoyed reading it. Truly, we loved the overall premise – a science fiction […]

Review: Magic Binds by Ilona A..

Posted September 19, 2016 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Magic Binds by Ilona Andrews

Magic Binds Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Nine books in and the Kate Daniels series continues to be one of the best and most original out there. Magic Binds ushers in some big changes for the series and its characters, while maintaining a level of familiarity that grounds […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted September 15, 2016 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: White Night by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: White Night Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #9 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: library loan White Night Opening nearly a year after the previous book, Harry and fledgling apprentice Molly Carpenter are investigating a rash […]

Review: Devils and Details by ..

Posted September 14, 2016 by Gikany-Una in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Devils and Details by Devon Monk

Devils and Details Author: Devon Monk Reviewers: Gikany and Una Rating: B What We’re Talking About: Devils and Details is the second book in the fascinating world of Ordinary, Oregon.  Though Una and Gikany are a bit split on our rating, suffice to say we both liked it and look forward to more. ****If you […]

Review: Sunset in Central Park..

Posted September 9, 2016 by Jen in Contemporary Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Sunset in Central Park by Sarah Morgan

Sunset in Central Park Author: Sarah Morgan Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Sunset in Central Park is the second book in Ms. Morgan’s From Manhattan with Love series. The contemporary romances share the lives of three best friends: Paige, Frankie, and Eva, who are making their way in Manhattan after growing […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted September 8, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Paranormal Romance, Rating C, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Wickedly Dangerous by Deborah Blake

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Wickedly Dangerous Author: Deborah Blake Narrator: Romy Nordlinger Audio Speed: 1.25 – 1.5x Series: Baba Yaga #1 Genre: Paranormal/Urban Fantasy Romance Source: purchased Barbara Yager is one of the Baba Yaga, a human, nature-witch of sorts. She was summoned to Clearwater County by an elderly Russian […]

Blog Tour + Review: Shatterpro..

Posted September 7, 2016 by B. in Gay Romance, LGBTQ, Paranormal Fiction, Rating A, Reviews
Blog Tour + Review: Shatterproof by Xen Sanders

Shatterproof Author: Xen Sanders Reviewer: B. Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Unique and evocative, I found Shatterproof to be both difficult in many ways, yet important, as well. Rich with imagery—from the brushstrokes of Grey Jean-Marceline’s paintings and water drops forming on Saint’s hands, to descriptions of a cold so deep I felt it […]

Review: Silk Scarves and Seduc..

Posted September 6, 2016 by Vampbard in Erotic Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Silk Scarves and Seduction by Shiloh Walker

Silk Scarves and Seduction + One Night with You Author: Shiloh Walker Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Silk Scarves and Seduction: I don’t even know where to start. I guess I’ll lead with: I wanna be Blush. If you’ve ever had a crush on someone but not known how to tell them, this […]

Review: Fast Connection by Meg..

Posted September 5, 2016 by B. in Contemporary Romance, Gay Romance, LGBTQ, Rating A, Reviews
Review: Fast Connection by Megan Erickson & Santino Hassell

Fast Connection Author: Megan Erickson & Santino Hassell Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: 3/10/2018 Edited to Add: Please note, this review was written and posted prior to the occurrences brought to light in recent days (https://goo.gl/Y7WB7F). The book was read and reviewed in good faith and as presented at the time. The […]