Category: sci-fi/fantasy

Review: Hunting the Shadows by..

Review: Hunting the Shadows by Alexia Reed

Hunting the Shadows Author: Alexia Reed    Release Date: May 7, 2012 Publisher: Carina Press Shadow Ops #1 Genre: Paranormal Romance, Sci-Fi Format(s): E-book, Audible Audio Book Source: Author About the book: Amy has spent her entire life in isolation. Locked away in the Centre, a secret government facility where children with extraordinary abilities are […]

Review: Never Gonna Let You Go..

Posted May 31, 2012 by Jen in 3 stars, erotic romance, Rating B, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Never Gonna Let You Go by Jessica Subject

Never Gonna Let You Go Author: Jessica Subject  Release Date: Jan 28, 2012 Publisher: Decadent The Underground #1 Genre: Sci-fi Romance, m/f & f/f, Novella Format(s): e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:       Caught in a tangle of lies, Calla Jacobs must sort through the truth to discover where she truly belongs. […]

Review: Blue Fall by BB Griffi..

Posted May 23, 2012 by Nima in 3.5 stars, Rating B, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Blue Fall by BB Griffith

Blue Fall Author: B. B. Griffith Release Date: Sept. 1, 2011 Publisher: Griffith Publishing The Tournament #1 ISBN: #978-0982481748 Genre: Sci-fi/Thriller Format(s): Paperback (514 pgs.), e-book Book Source: Publisher/Author About the book: “There was a time…long ago, when whole nations, entire races of people, pinned their hopes and futures on individual warriors. Whole wars were […]

Nima’s Top Ten List of A..

Posted December 26, 2011 by Jen in sci-fi/fantasy, Year in Review
Nima’s Top Ten List of Authors You May Have Missed

When I escape my real life into the pages of a book, I like to really escape, like into another dimension.  As a female reader, however, even the most fascinating time traveler or brilliant spaceship captain better have a love interest to hold mine.  I have yet to figure out what the magic formula is […]

Review: The Storm That is Ster..

Posted November 2, 2011 by Jen in 3.5 stars, paranormal romance, Rating B, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: The Storm That is Sterling

The Storm that is Sterling Author: Lisa Renee Jones  Release Date: Nov. 1, 2011 Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca Zodius Series # 2 ISBN: #978-1402251597 Genre: Paranormal Romance Format(s): Paperback (339 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: Sterling Jeter, Renegade Super Soldier, is fearless, powerful, and wildly unpredictable. His life-threatening mission is to save the […]

Review: Aftermath

Posted September 15, 2011 by Jen in 4.5 stars, Rating A, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Aftermath

Aftermath Author: Ann Aguirre  Release Date: August 30, 2011 Publisher: ACE Sirantha Jax #5 ISBN: #978-0441020782 Genre: Science Fiction Format(s): Paperback (320 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:       DEAD HEROES GET MONUMENTS. LIVE ONES GET TRIALS. Sirantha Jax has the right genes—ones that enable her to “jump” faster-than-light ships through […]

Review: Basilisk

Posted September 13, 2011 by Jen in 4.5 stars, Rating A, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Basilisk

Basilisk Author: Rob Thurman  Release Date: August 2, 2011Publisher: RocChimera Novels #2ISBN: #978-0451464149Genre: Science FictionFormat(s): Paperback (339 pgs), e-bookBook Source: Publisher About the book: See no evil. Seek no evil… Survive no evil. Stefan Korsak and his genetically-altered brother have evaded the Institute for three years. When they learn the new location of the secret […]

Review: Spectyr

Posted July 11, 2011 by Jen in 4 stars, Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Spectyr

Spectyr Author: Philippa Ballantine  Release Date: June 28, 2011 Publisher: ACE Fantasy Book of the Order #2 ISBN: #978-0441020515 Genre: Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (320 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:      Though one of the most powerful Deacons, Sorcha Faris has a tarnished reputation to overcome. She and her partner, Deacon Merrick […]

Review: The Stepsister Scheme

Posted May 18, 2011 by Jen in 4.5 stars, Rating A, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: The Stepsister Scheme

The Stepsister Scheme Author: Jim C. Hines Release Date: January 6, 2009 Publisher: DAW Princess Novels Book #1 ISBN: #978-0756405328 Genre: Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (352 pages), e-book We bought this book because…well, Gikany bought this book because she liked the cover while shopping in the bookstore and she told Una to read it while handing […]

Review: Ender’s Game

Posted May 13, 2011 by Jen in 5 stars, Rating A, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Ender’s Game

Ender’s Game Author: Orson Scott Card  Release Date: January 1985 Publisher: Tor Science Fiction Book #1 Ender series ISBN: #978-0812550702 Genre: Science Fiction Format(s): Paperback, e-book, audiobook Gikany found it on her parents’ shelf when she was a teenager. She bought the ebook a few months ago…because it is nice to have handy on her […]

Review: The Legend of Michael

Review: The Legend of Michael

The Legend of Michael Author: Lisa Renee Jones Release Date: May 1, 2011 Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca Zodius Series Book # 1 ISBN: # 978-1402251566 Genre: Paranormal Romance Format(s): paperback (382 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: HE IS […]

Review: Beneath the Thirteen M..

Posted December 2, 2010 by Jen in 4 stars, Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Beneath the Thirteen Moons

Beneath the Thirteen Moons Author: Kathryne Kennedy  Release Date: Hardcover December 2003     re-release December 1, 2010 Publisher: Sourcebooks ISBN: #978-1402236518 Genre: Fantasy, Romance Format(s): paperback (384 pgs), e-book I received an ARC copy of this book from the PUBLISHER for the purposes of an honest review. From the author’s website: He’s a ruler […]

Review: Geist

Posted October 29, 2010 by Jen in 4 stars, Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Geist

Geist Author:Philippa Ballantine Release Date: October 26, 2010 Publisher: Ace Fantasy Book of the Order #1 ISBN: #978-0441019618 Genre: Fantasy Format(s): paperback (304 pgs), e-book I received a copy of this book from the publisher for the purposes of an honest review. From the back cover:      Between the living and the dead is […]

Review: "A Tangled Web&qu..

Posted September 28, 2010 by Jen in 3 stars, Rating B, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: "A Tangled Web" – Harvest Moon

“A Tangled Web” from the Harvest Moon anthology Author: Mercedes Lackey Release Date: September 28, 2010 Publisher: Luna (Harlequin) Five Hundred Kingdoms series ISBN: #978-0373803224 Genre: Fantasy Format(s): paperback, e-book I received an electronic galley copy of this book from the Net Galley for the purposes of an honest review. NOTE: I only read the […]