Category: sci-fi/fantasy

Review: The Ophelia Prophecy b..

Posted April 28, 2014 by Nima in Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: The Ophelia Prophecy by Sharon Lynn Fisher

The Ophelia Prophecy Author: Sharon Lynn Fisher Reviewer: Nima Rating: A What I’m Talking About: 2013 RWA RITA Award Finalist author Sharon Lynn Fisher of Ghost Planet has done it again—new book, new idea, new science, same great romantic tension between unlikely characters with a lot to lose and a lot to prove.  In a […]

Review: Marked by Alex Hughes

Review: Marked by Alex Hughes

Marked Author: Alex Hughes  Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: A What We’re Talking About: Marked is the third novel in the fascinating Mindspace Investigation series.  Gikany and Una continue to love both this gripping and interesting world, along with Adam West, the deeply flawed hero we cannot help but cheer for.  *Please note: this will […]

Review: At Star’s End by..

Posted March 26, 2014 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: At Star’s End by Anna Hackett

At Star’s End Author: Anna Hackett Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Dr. Eos Rai is chasing after the mythical “Star’s End,” an unknown location where a human expedition supposedly sent many of Earth’s (Terra) artistic treasures as the humans destroyed the planet hundreds of years earlier. It was her mother’s life’s […]

Review & Giveaway: Being ..

Posted March 10, 2014 by Vampbard in giveaway, Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review & Giveaway: Being Amber by Sylvia Ryan

Being Amber Author: Sylvia Ryan Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Ohmygosh! Everything makes SO much more sense now! I read and reviewed Being Sapphire earlier in the year. The second title of the New Atlanta series was an excellent read. Now, everything makes so much more sense! If you’re able, start this […]

Review: Deep Deception by Cath..

Posted February 14, 2014 by Jen in lesbian romance, LGBTQ, Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Deep Deception by Cathy Pegau

Deep Deception Author: Cathy Pegau Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Senior Colonial Mining Authority agent Natalia Hallowell prides herself on her relentless pursuit of justice and her strong work ethic. So when she finds out that she is accused of taking bribes and illegally collecting evidence, she is angry and hurt. […]

Review: Fighting Kat by PJ Sch..

Posted January 24, 2014 by Gikany-Una in Rating A, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Fighting Kat by PJ Schnyder

Fighting Kat Author: PJ Schnyder Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: A What We’re Talking About: Fighting Kat is the much-anticipated sequel to the first book in The Triton Experiment series, Hunting Kat.  Gikany and Una enjoyed the first book and were eager to see what transpired next for our panther shifter, Kat.  Ms. Schnyder did […]

Review: Caught in Amber by Cat..

Posted January 16, 2014 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Caught in Amber by Cathy Pegau

Caught In Amber Author: Cathy Pegau Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Reading like an exciting suspense romance, Caught in Amber is a wonderful science fiction tale that follows the story of Sasha James and Nathan Sterling. Sasha is a recovering drug-addict parolee who, five years ago was the girlfriend of Guy […]

Review: River of Dreams by Lyn..

Posted January 15, 2014 by B. in Rating B, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: River of Dreams by Lynn Kurland

River of Dreams Author: Lynn Kurland Reviewer: B. Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Sent on a quest against her will to save her country, Aisling of Bruadair just wants to accomplish her task begin a new life away from the cruelty and darkness she’s always known. With the scarred, but alluring, elven prince by […]

Review: Clean Sweep by Ilona A..

Posted December 19, 2013 by Una in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy, urban fantasy
Review: Clean Sweep by Ilona Andrews

Clean Sweep Author: Ilona Andrews  Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: The writing team know as Ilona Andrews decided to give their fans (and blog followers) a treat: they released a serial story on their website.  The story started with a girl and her broom and went from there.  Well, the genius that […]

Review: There All Along by Lau..

Posted December 6, 2013 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, romance, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: There All Along by Lauren Dane & Megan Hart

There All Along Author: Lauren Dane and Megan Hart Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: There All Along is a two-story anthology based on finding love that was “there all along.” Both stories are set in alternative/futuristic worlds; however the first tale, “Land’s End” by Lauren Dane, reads more like western frontier […]

Review: Space Jockey Anthology

Posted November 22, 2013 by Nima in Rating DNF, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Space Jockey Anthology

Space Jockey (Science Fiction Short Stories) Edited by Tara Maya  Reviewer: Nima Rating: DNF What I’m Talking About: The first science fiction book I remember reading was A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle.  It whet my imagination for stories that were outside of my day to day world.  I could not just escape into […]

Quickie Review: Strange Soul M..

Posted September 25, 2013 by Nima in 3.5 stars, Rating B, sci-fi/fantasy
Quickie Review: Strange Soul Mates by C.L. Gordon

Strange Soul Mates Author: C.L. Gordon  Reviewer: Nima Rating: B+, 3.5 Stars What I’m Talking About: Strange Soul Mates has been out a year, but only recently came to my attention. The story begins with Steven, an unsympathetic character, who is getting drunker and angrier by the minute.  He suspects that his girlfriend Emily is […]