Category: Urban Fantasy

Review: Incarnate by Anton Str..

Posted October 22, 2014 by Gikany-Una in Rating C, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Incarnate by Anton Strout

Incarnate Author: Anton Strout Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: C What We’re Talking About: Incarnate is the third and final book in the Spellmasons Chronicles. We enjoyed this book more than the previous one, however, we still had a couple issues with the novel. Although the world held much promise and the mythology of the […]

Review: Black Spring by Christ..

Posted October 20, 2014 by Jen in Giveaway, Rating C, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Black Spring by Christina Henry

Black Spring Author: Christina Henry Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: C+ What I’m Talking About: Warning: Black Spring is the final (for now, according to the author) book in the Black Wings series. I do take this fact into account when assigning my rating of the book. In addition, this review does contain spoilers from the […]

Review + Giveaway: Broken Soul..

Posted September 30, 2014 by B. in Blog Tour, Giveaway, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review + Giveaway: Broken Soul by Faith Hunter

Broken Soul Author: Faith Hunter Reviewer: B. Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Continuing her employment with Leo Pellissier, Master of the City of New Orleans and most of the southeast, Jane Yellowrock has been through more, and lost more, than she ever imagined she would. Unfortunately, the challenges aren’t going to end anytime soon. […]

Review: Black Water by Faith H..

Posted September 22, 2014 by B. in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Black Water by Faith Hunter

Black Water Author: Faith Hunter Reviewer: B. Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Jane Yellowrock is back in this trio of short stories that go a long way toward easing the wait between full-length novels. Told from Jane’s perspective, they provide a more thorough look at some previously seen minor characters, introduce a few brand […]

Review: Midnight Everlasting b..

Posted September 15, 2014 by Vampbard in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Midnight Everlasting by S.M. Stelmack

Midnight Everlasting Author: S.M. Stelmack Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: This dark urban fantasy, tinged with romance, immediately reminded me why I liked Undertow, the first title in The UnderCity Chronicles by husband-wife team, S.M. Stelmack. I still missed Jack, but was delighted to see Reggie make an appearance. The new main […]

Review: The Beautiful Ashes by..

Posted August 29, 2014 by Gikany-Una in New Adult, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost

The Beautiful Ashes Author: Jeaniene Frost Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: A- What We’re Talking About: Gikany and Una have discovered a new and wonderful series called The Broken Destiny.  The Beautiful Ashes is a new series by Jeaniene Frost and it is fresh, fascinating and fun. First, we really like this mythology.  Angels and […]

Review: Under the Final Moon b..

Posted August 25, 2014 by Gikany-Una in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Under the Final Moon by Hannah Jayne

Under the Final Moon Author: Hannah Jayne Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: B- What We’re Talking About: Gikany and Una are not sure, but we have heard that Under the Final Moon may be the last novel in the Underworld Detection Agency series.  Although it has the same humor and witty repartee we have come […]

Review: Revenant by Kat Richar..

Posted August 19, 2014 by Gikany-Una in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Revenant by Kat Richardson

Revenant Author: Kat Richardson Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: B- What We’re Talking About: Revenant is the final (for now) book in the Greywalker series.  Gikany and Una are a little sad to see this series end.  We’ve really enjoyed this series even though we jumped into it in the middle.  However, this final book […]

Review: A Curse Awakened by Ce..

Posted August 12, 2014 by Gikany-Una in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: A Curse Awakened by Cecy Robson

A Curse Awakened: A Weird Girls Novella Author: Cecy Robson Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: A- What We’re Talking About: If you haven’t tried the Weird Girls series, you are in for a treat.  In A Curse Awakened, we are given a prequel to the Weird Girls series.  In this novella, we see the sisters […]

Review: Magic Breaks by Ilona ..

Posted July 28, 2014 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Magic Breaks by Ilona Andrews

Magic Breaks Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A What I’m Talking About: NOTE: After seriously struggling on how much to include in my review of this book, I have decided to include a separate section at the end of the review with anything that may be considered a spoiler. After recently completing my […]

Review: Black by Catherine Win..

Posted July 22, 2014 by Gikany-Una in Rating D, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Black by Catherine Winters

Black Author: Catherine Winters Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: D What We’re Talking About: Black is the first novel in the trilogy entitled Josephine. Although the premise was promising and enticing, the novel did not live up to our expectations. Between some serious issues we have with the plot and the main character, we simply […]

Review: Poison Promise by Jenn..

Posted July 21, 2014 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Poison Promise by Jennifer Estep

Poison Promise Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Gin’s birthday is quickly approaching, and she doesn’t like it. Not only does she struggle with memories of her foster father Fletcher’s death, but bad things always seem to happen to those she cares about around her birthday. And as if […]

Review: Premonitions by Jamie ..

Posted July 15, 2014 by Gikany-Una in Rating C, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Premonitions by Jamie Schultz

Premonitions Author: Jamie Schultz   Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: C+ What We’re Talking About: Premonitions is an interesting novel that follows the bad guys as they try to survive the larger predators of the crime world.  It is slow to start and Gikany and Una found it to be a bit lacking, though the […]

Review: Shadows & Dreams ..

Posted June 19, 2014 by B. in Lesbian Romance, LGBTQ, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Shadows & Dreams by Alexis Hall

Shadows & Dreams Author: Alexis Hall Reviewer: B. Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Kate’s back! I liked her a great deal while reading the first story in the series, Iron & Velvet, but she’s even better this time around. Having survived (barely) the perils of her last case, during which she did, indeed, get […]

Review: Property of a Lady Fai..

Posted June 5, 2014 by Gikany-Una in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Property of a Lady Faire by Simon R. Green

Property of a Lady Faire Author: Simon R. Green Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: A- What We’re Talking About: Witty as always, Simon R. Green’s Property of a Lady Faire was a fun romp.  The latest in the Secret Histories series, Gikany and Una enjoyed the twists and turns and, of course, the wonderful banter […]