Category: Urban Fantasy

Review: Unraveled by Jennifer ..

Posted September 2, 2016 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Unraveled by Jennifer Estep

Unraveled Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Picking up after the secret-revealing conclusion of the previous book, Bitter Bite, Gin is determined to discover more about the mysterious Hugh Tucker, the Circle, and the extent to which her mom was involved. When Finn receives notice that his recently departed […]

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Posted September 1, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Curse of the Tenth Grave by Darynda Jones

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Curse of the Tenth Grave Author: Darynda Jones Narrator: Lorelei King Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Charley Davidson #10 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: purchased After spending the previous book lost in Sleepyhollow with no memories, Charley is back at home and working as a private investigator. Meanwhile, she’s trying […]

Review: The Sight by Chloe Nei..

Posted August 17, 2016 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: The Sight by Chloe Neill

The Sight Author: Chloe Neill Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: In the second book of her Devil’s Isle series, Ms. Neill expands upon her exciting world filled with Paranormals, humans, and Sensitives (humans with magic abilities). The Sight picks up with heroine Claire Connolly and her group of friends continuing to […]

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Posted July 14, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Proven Guilty by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Proven Guilty Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Dresden Files #8 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: purchased Proven Guilty After taking a break from the Dresden Files for a few months, listening to Proven Guilty was just what […]

Review: Unwanted by Jennifer E..

Posted July 11, 2016 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Unwanted by Jennifer Estep

Unwanted Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Unwanted is a delightful novella shared from the POV of Gin Blanco’s foster brother, Finnegan Lane, as he deals with the fallout from the events of the previous full-length story, Bitter Bite. Finn is not in a good place emotionally, feeling responsible […]

Review: Death and Relaxation b..

Posted June 21, 2016 by Gikany-Una in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Death and Relaxation by Devon Monk

Death and Relaxation Author: Devon Monk Reviewers: Gikany and Una Rating: A What We’re Talking About: Death and Relaxation is a new urban fantasy series from Devon Monk.  It has down-to-earth characters, humor, mystery, and action with a splash of romance.  What’s not to like? This is a fascinating world with a mix of mythologies.  […]

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Posted June 16, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Steel’s Edge by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Steel’s Edge Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Edge #4 Genre: Urban Fantasy Romance Source: Purchased Steel’s Edge centers around Richard Mar (introduced in book two), brother of Kaldar. Richard has been around the block, and his life hasn’t been very […]

Review: Dr. DOA by Simon R. Gr..

Posted June 15, 2016 by Gikany-Una in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Dr. DOA by Simon R. Green

Dr. DOA Author: Simon R. Green Reviewers: Gikany and Una Rating: A/A- What We’re Talking About: Gikany and Una love the Secret Histories series.  It is a fun, tongue-in-cheek, urban fantasy take on James Bond.  We love that no matter how grueling or arduous a mission is, Eddie always finds a way to overcome and […]

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Posted June 9, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Fate’s Edge by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Fate’s Edge Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Edge #3 Genre: Urban Fantasy Romance Source: Purchased The third Edge story, Fate’s Edge, features Kaldar Mar, the swindling, grifting cousin of Cerise, the previous book’s heroine. The story is set two years after […]

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Posted June 2, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Bayou Moon by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Bayou Moon Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Edge #2 Genre: Urban Fantasy Romance Source: Purchased Bayou Moon opens two years after the conclusion of the previous book, On the Edge, where we find William living a solitary life in the Edge. […]

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Posted May 26, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: On the Edge by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: On the Edge Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Edge #1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Romance Source: Purchased On the Edge is the first story in Ilona Andrews’ unique urban fantasy romance series. The Edge is the place between the Broken (human, non-magical […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Bright Blaze of Magic by Jennifer Estep

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Black Blade Series Author: Jennifer Estep Narrator: Brittany Presley Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Black Blade #3 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Young Adult Source: purchased/audible Bright Blaze of Magic Bright Blaze of Magic is the third and final story in the wonderful young adult urban fantasy Black Blade trilogy. […]

Review: Shadowed Blade by JC D..

Posted April 26, 2016 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Shadowed Blade by JC Daniels

Shadowed Blade Author: JC Daniels Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: Note: This review contains spoilers from the previous book. Shadowed Blade continues a couple of story arcs from earlier titles in the series, and therefore should not be read as a standalone. Opening shortly after the jaw-dropping conclusion of Edged Blade, […]

Review: The Demonists by Thoma..

Posted April 20, 2016 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: The Demonists by Thomas E. Sniegoski

The Demonists Author: Thomas E. Sniegoski Reviewer: Una Rating: A-/B+ What I’m Talking About: I was intrigued by the premise of The Demonists and picked up this new-to-me author.  The writing and crafting of the overall story and world was mesmerizing, I easily fell into this world of ghosts and demons.  However, there are a few elements that […]