Category: sci-fi/fantasy

Review: Blazing Earth by Terri..

Posted April 6, 2016 by Una in Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Blazing Earth by Terri Brisbin

Blazing Earth Author: Terri Brisbin Reviewer: Una Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: In this third installment of the Stone Circles, the tone of the novel changes. Though I liked the journey of Tolan and Thea, there was a more somber feeling and desperation to the world.  It seems the plight of our heroes has […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted March 31, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Marked in Flesh by Anne Bishop

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Marked in Flesh by Anne Bishop Author: Anne Bishop Narrator: Alexandra Harris Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Others #4 Source: loan Marked in Flesh is the fourth title in Anne Bishop’s amazingly interesting and utterly unique fantasy/urban fantasy series know as The Others. For newcomer’s to […]

Review: Quantum Night by Rober..

Posted March 15, 2016 by Nima in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Quantum Night by Robert J. Sawyer

Quantum Night Author: Robert J. Sawyer Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Author Robert Sawyer takes us through a really interesting intellectual exercise in Quantum Night. While it is a fictional story with a beginning, middle, and end, I felt more like I was sitting in a college philosophy class playing “what if” […]

Review: Trapped by Alison Aime..

Posted March 7, 2016 by Nima in Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Trapped by Alison Aimes

Trapped Author: Alison Aimes Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: I’m going to put this right up front because Alison Aimes’ debut book Trapped actually came with a warning right up front.  I was puzzled by it. It doesn’t read like a trigger warning, instead, sounding more like a promotional blurb.  At the […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted February 4, 2016 by Jen in erotic romance, Listen Up!, Rating C, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Claimed by Elle Kennedy

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Claimed Author: Elle Kennedy Narrator: C S E Cooney Audio Speed: 1x and 1.25x Series: Outlaws #1 Genre: Futuristic Fantasy, Erotic Romance Source: Tantor media Forty years ago, the world went to war with itself, releasing bombs and destroying much of the planet. After the chaos, The Global […]

Review: Dead in the Water by H..

Posted January 27, 2016 by Vampbard in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Dead in the Water by Hailey Edwards

Dead in the Water Author: Hailey Edwards Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: You. Guys. I’m not kidding here. I actually growled when one of the kidlets interrupted me while I was reading Dead in the Water. This is Ms. Edwards’ Gemini series, a spin-off of the Black Dog series. Yes. You should […]

Review: Graveyard by William C..

Posted January 25, 2016 by Una in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy, urban fantasy
Review: Graveyard by William C. Dietz

Graveyard Author: William C. Dietz Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: I’m a little sad to say that Graveyard is the final book in the Mutant Files trilogy.  The plight of Detective Lee stopping the Bonebreaker (before he captures her) reaches its climax and resolution along with a few other elements along the way.  […]

Review: Redzone by William C. ..

Posted January 15, 2016 by Una in Rating B, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy, urban fantasy
Review: Redzone by William C. Dietz

Redzone Author: William C. Dietz Reviewer: Una Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Redzone is the second novel in the futuristic detective series: The Mutant Files.  Detective Lee’s quest to capture the Bonebreaker is further complicated along with a bit of tough self-discovery and her knack for making new enemies. I liked this sequel more so […]

Review: City of Light by Keri ..

Posted January 13, 2016 by Jen in paranormal, Rating C, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: City of Light by Keri Arthur

City of Light Author: Keri Arthur Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: C What I’m Talking About: City of Light kicks of a new, futuristic fantasy series from Keri Arthur. In this unique world, there was a five-year race war between humans and shifters over a hundred years ago. The weapons used by the shifters ripped open […]

Review: Sweep in Peace by Ilon..

Posted November 10, 2015 by Una in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy, urban fantasy
Review: Sweep in Peace by Ilona Andrews

Sweep in Peace Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: The Innkeeper Chronicles is just one of those solid urban fantasy/science fiction series that I enjoy. Sweep in Peace was a nail-biting and intriguingly fascinating mystery/action/drama.  This series is on my reread list, and it should be on yours. Note: This […]

Review: Heart Fire by Robin D...

Posted October 24, 2015 by Vampbard in Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Heart Fire by Robin D. Owens

Heart Fire Author: Robin D. Owens Reviewer: VampBard Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Psst. I missed a Celta’s Heartmates book last year because my reading schedule was full. Well, before the next title releases, Heart Legacy, on November 3, 2015, I HAD to read Heart Fire. Because, one does not simply skip a book […]

Review: Raging Sea by Terri Br..

Posted October 21, 2015 by Una in Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Raging Sea by Terri Brisbin

Raging Sea Author: Terri Brisbin Reviewer: Una Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Even though I loved William in the first novel (and still do), I feel that Raging Sea is better than the previous novel, Rising Fire for several reasons. First, the connection and journey of Ran and Soren were stronger, more complex, and […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Martian by Andy Weir

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Review: The Martian Author: Andy Weir Narrator: R.C. Bray Audio Speed: 1x Series: Standalone Genre: Science Fiction Source: purchased Okay friends… here is the scoop. We’ve all been hearing RAVES about The Martian, particularly in audiobook format, for months, and to be honest, when people rave that much, I […]

Review: The Aeronaut’s W..

Posted October 14, 2015 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: The Aeronaut’s Windlass by Jim Butcher

The Aeronaut’s Windlass Author: Jim Butcher Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: The Aeronaut’s Windlass follows a group of inexperienced, youthful soldiers who fate pairs with an honorable yet disgraced veteran, as they battle a powerful enemy on multiple fronts. Fighting along side this group is a pair of etherealists, individuals who […]