Category: sci-fi/fantasy

Review: Perdition by Ann Aguir..

Posted September 9, 2013 by Nima in 4.5 stars, Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Perdition by Ann Aguirre

Perdition Author: Ann Aquirre  Reviewer: Nima Rating: A, 4.5 stars What I’m Talking About: Author Ann Aguirre has based Perdition, the first book in her new series, The Dred Chronicles, in same alternative universe as her Sirantha Jax Series, but set several decades into the future.  Instead of the expanse of space that was the […]

Review: Heart Fortune by Robin..

Posted August 29, 2013 by Vampbard in 4 stars, Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Heart Fortune by Robin D. Owens

Heart Fortune Author: Robin D. Owens    Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A-, 4 Stars What I’m Talking About: Heart Fortune is the fourth Celta book I’ve read by Robin D. Owens.  Each book is a fabulous venture into a world I never realize I’ve missed until I’m immersed and involved, unwilling to rejoin present-day.  The Celta […]

Review: Harbinger by Philippa ..

Posted August 9, 2013 by Jen in 4.5 stars, Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Harbinger by Philippa Ballantine

Harbinger Author: Philippa Ballantine Reviewer: Twimom227 Rating: A, 4.5 Stars What I’m Talking About: Harbinger is the fourth and final installment of the marvelous Books of the Order series by Philippa Ballantine. Although one could probably get away reading it solo, I do not recommend it. Ms. Ballantine has created an immensely rich fantasy world […]

Review: The Thinking Woman’s..

Posted August 8, 2013 by Nima in 3 stars, Rating B, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic by Emily Croy Barker

The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic Author: Emily Croy Barker   Reviewer: Nima Rating: B What I’m Talking About: The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Real Magic…I liked it, but I had some issues.  It isn’t often that I come across a debut author in hardback anymore.  I have to give props to Barker for coming […]

Review: A Spy to Die For by Kr..

Posted July 18, 2013 by Nima in 3 stars, Rating B, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: A Spy to Die For by Kris DeLake

A Spy to Die For Author: Kris DeLake   Release Date: July 2, 2013 Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca Assassins Guild Series #2 ISBN: #978-1402262852 Genre: Sci-fi Romance Format(s): Paperback (320 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: Jack Hunter is a double agent. Skye Jones is a pirate…or is that just a cover? One thing is […]

Review: Enthralled Anthology

Review: Enthralled Anthology

Enthralled Author: Lora Leigh, Alyssa Day, Meljean Brook, Lucy Monroe Release Date: July 2, 2013 Publisher: Berkley Trade ISBN: #978-0425253311 Genre: Paranormal Romance, Steampunk, Fantasy, Anthology Format(s): Paperback (464 pgs), e-book Book Source: Received as a gift About the book: Lora Leigh – The Devil’s Due (Breeds #28) Leigh’s stubborn Breed meets her match, and […]

Review: Rising Darkness by The..

Review: Rising Darkness by Thea Harrison

Rising Darkness Author: Thea Harrison  Release Date: April 2, 2013 Publisher: Berkley Game of Shadows #1 ISBN: #978-0425248454 Genre: Urban Fantasy, Romance Format(s): Paperback (304 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher/ NetGalley About the book:       In the hospital ER where she works, Mary is used to chaos. But lately, every aspect of her […]

Review: Sharp by Alex Hughes

Review: Sharp by Alex Hughes

Sharp Author:  Alex Hughes Release Date: April 2, 2013 Publisher: Roc Mindspace Investigations #2 ISBN: 978-0451465047 Genre: Science Fiction, Urban Fantasy Format(s):  Paperback (339 pages), E-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: HISTORY HAS A WAY OF REPEATING ITSELF, EVEN FOR TELEPATHS.…        As a Level Eight telepath, I am the best police interrogator […]

Review: Assassin’s Gambi..

Posted April 12, 2013 by B. in 3 stars, Rating B, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Assassin’s Gambit by Amy Raby

Assassin’s Gambit Author: Amy Raby  Release Date: April 2, 2013 Publisher: Signet Hearts and Thrones #1 ISBN: #978-0451417824 Genre: Fantasy Romance Format(s): Paperback (400 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher/ NetGalley About the book: Vitala Salonius, champion of the warlike game of Caturanga, is as deadly as she is beautiful. She’s a trained assassin for the […]

Review: Her Knight’s Que..

Posted March 18, 2013 by Jen in 3.5 stars, Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Her Knight’s Quest by Alexis Morgan

Her Knight’s Quest Author: Alexis Morgan  Release Date: March 5, 2013 Publisher: Signet Warriors of the Mist #2 ISBN: #978-0451239594 Genre: Fantasy Romance Format(s): Paperback (336 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher/ NetGalley About the book:      For centuries, five legendary warriors have braved battles shoulder to shoulder. But now they must divide and conquer […]

Review: A Kiss for A Cure by S..

Posted February 20, 2013 by Jen in 4 stars, Rating A, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: A Kiss for A Cure by Sidney Bristol

A Kiss for a Cure Author: Sidney Bristol  Release Date: Feb. 4, 2013 Publisher: Lyrical Press Fuller Center #1 Genre: Sci-fi Romance, Novella Format(s): e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: What’s a girl to do when her parents gift her with a man for Christmas? Caught between two kingdoms, Jordan has given up the […]

Review: Dreamspinner by Lynn K..

Posted January 24, 2013 by B. in 3.5 stars, Rating B, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Dreamspinner by Lynn Kurland

Dreamspinner Author: Lynn Kurland  Release Date: Dec. 31, 2012 Publisher: Berkley Trade The Nine Kingdoms #7 ISBN: #978-0425262191 Genre: Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (384 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:      Aisling of Bruadair has lived a provincial life, removed from the evil creeping over her land. Her ordinary existence changes forever, though, when […]

Review: Make Believe Anthology

Review: Make Believe Anthology

Make Believe Authors: J.A. Belfield, Terri Rochenski, J. Keller Ford, Lynda R. Young, Kelly Said, Jennifer M. Eaton Release Date: Nov. 23, 2012 Publisher: J. Taylor Publishing Genre: Fantasy/ Science-Fiction/ Paranormal Romance Format(s): e-book Book Source: Publisher/Author What VampBard’s talking about: Sacrificial Oath by Terri Rochenski Summary:  An impetuous act unwittingly makes Alesuela the fulfillment […]

Quickie Review: A Perfect Worl..

Posted December 31, 2012 by Jen in 3 stars, erotic romance, Rating B, sci-fi/fantasy
Quickie Review: A Perfect World by Kris Cook

A Perfect World Author: Kris Cook  Release Date: March 24, 2011 Publisher: Forbidden Passion Press Genre: Sci-Fi Romance, Erotic, Novella Format(s): e-book Book Source: Purchased with my own funds About the book: In a world where death has been virtually conquered and beauty is the norm – a husband goes to extreme measures to ensure […]