Category: Urban Fantasy

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Bewitched by Darynda Jones

Audiobook review: Bewitched by Darynda Jones Bewitched opens with a crazy twist, and it takes our reluctant heroine, Defiance, aka Daphne, some time to adjust. At the conclusion of Betwixt, Daphne pulled her grandmother Ruthie from the “other side,” making her corporal. In addition, her ghostly grandfather now covers the house in roses, able to manifest […]

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Listen Up! Audiobook Review: Smoke & Ashes by Alexis Hall

Audiobook review: Smoke & Ashes by Alexis Hall Two years before the start of Smoke & Ashes, things fell apart for Kate Kane, Paranormal Investigator. No, not like they’d fallen apart prior to that. I mean they really, really fell apart. Girlfriend abandoned her to die as an unwilling sacrifice? Yes. Every other ally either in […]

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Posted March 18, 2021 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Wild Sign by Patricia Briggs

Audiobook review: Wild Sign Set in the autumn, sometime after the previous Mercy Thomson book (Smoke Bitten), Wild Sign takes place primarily in a remote region in the mountains of Northern California. A settlement of peaceful squatters has gone missing, and the FBI reaches out to Bran’s pack for help. When Charles, Anna, and Tag arrive, […]

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Posted March 17, 2021 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Last Strand by Jennifer Estep

Last Strand Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Note: this is the 19th book in an urban fantasy series; my review will contain spoilers from previous titles.  Last Strand opens shortly after the conclusion of the previous book. Gin is searching for the money Fletcher stole from the Circle so […]

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Posted February 18, 2021 by Jennifer in Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Review: Wicked All Night by Jeaniene Frost

Wicked All Night Author: Jeaniene Frost Reviewer: Jennifer Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: There may be spoilers for books 1 & 2. He snorted. “You’re saying I overreacted in order to protect you? If gods struck hypocrites with lightning bolts, your arse would be on fire right now.” That was the tone for much […]

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Posted January 6, 2021 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Blood Heir by Ilona Andrews

Blood Heir Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Blood Heir is a whole new story set in a familiar and well-loved world. For those familiar with the Kate Daniels series, Blood Heir begins roughly eight years after the conclusion of Kate’s series. The story is shared from the point-of-view of […]

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Posted December 31, 2020 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating C, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Mercy Blade by Faith Hunter

Audiobook review: Mercy Blade by Faith Hunter Mercy Blade opens a month after the conclusion of Blood Cross. Jane and Rick are back at her mountain home, packing up her belongings so she can move to New Orleans to take on the job offered by the Vampire Council when the world finds out that Weres (shifters) […]

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Posted December 30, 2020 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Thrift Store Trolls by Shawntelle Madison

Thrift Store Trolls Author: Shawntelle Madison Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Thrift Store Trolls kicks off a new urban fantasy series, which is a spin-off from the Coveted series by Shawntelle Madison. It starts roughly six months after the conclusion of the third Coveted book, Compelled. The new series continues to share […]

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Posted December 3, 2020 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: She Wakes in Water by M.K. Gibson

Audiobook review: She Wakes in Water by Author She Wakes in Water is the fabulous sophomore title in Mr. Gibson’s Hammer of Witches urban fantasy series. I was blown away once again by the unique mythology, gritty action, smart storytelling, and interesting characters. The story picks up Aggy’s tale roughly fourteen months after the climactic events […]

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Posted December 2, 2020 by Jennifer in Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Vow by Dannika Dark

Audiobook Review: The Vow by Dannika Dark The Vow is the first book in the Black Arrowhead series and a continuation/spin-off of the Seven series. Melody is the daughter of Jericho and Lizzy the couple from Five Weeks (Seven #3) and Lakota is the son of Ivy the heroine of Four Days (Seven #4) and the adopted […]

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Review: Smoke & Ashes by Alexis Hall

Smoke & Ashes Author: Alexis Hall Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Two years have gone by since the last time everything in Kate Kane’s life went to pieces, and things generally seem to be holding steady at the intersection of denial and persistent wallowing. Subsisting on an impressive intake of sex, booze, […]

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Posted November 25, 2020 by Jen in Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Review: Archangel’s Sun by Nalini Singh

Archangel’s Sun Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: In the post-Cascade world, the Archangels find themselves struggling to rebuild their respective territories, and with some of the Cadre recovering or Sleeping, their numbers are spread thin. Titus, Archangel of Africa, inherited northern Africa from Charisemnon and is engaged in efforts […]