Category: Urban Fantasy

Review: Vision in Silver by An..

Posted March 10, 2015 by B. in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Vision in Silver by Anne Bishop

Vision in Silver Author: Anne Bishop Reviewer: B. Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Vision in Silver, the third book in Anne Bishop’s The Others series, begins a few weeks after Murder of Crows ended. Since then, Meg Corbyn has continued to make a home for herself among the terra indigine as the Lakeside Courtyard’s […]

Listen Up! Audiobook Review: V..

Posted March 5, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! Audiobook Review: Vision in Silver by Anne Bishop

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Vision in Silver by Anne Bishop Author: Anne Bishop Narrator: Alexandra Harris Audio Speed: 1x Series: The Others #3 Source: Penguin Audio Vision in Silver is the third book in and continuation of the Others series by Anne Bishop. The books outline with great detail an alternate world […]

Review: The Danger of Destiny ..

Posted March 3, 2015 by Jen in Rating A, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Review: The Danger of Destiny by Leigh Evans

The Danger of Destiny Author: Leigh Evans Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: The Danger of Destiny is the fourth title in Ms. Evan’s unique and exciting Mystwalker series. The story wraps up Hedi Peacock’s journey from a small-time thief and barista to a powerful woman and mate of Robison Trowbridge, the […]

Listen Up! Alpha & Omega ..

Posted February 26, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! Alpha & Omega Series, part 2

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook reviews: Alpha & Omega Series Books 2-3 A couple weeks ago, I posted my audiobook reviews of the first two Alpha & Omega books (prequel novella and book #1). With the upcoming release of the fourth book, Dead Heat, I’m sharing my reviews for the rest […]

Review: Dead Heat by Patricia ..

Posted February 25, 2015 by Gikany-Una in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Dead Heat by Patricia Briggs

Dead Heat Author: Patricia Briggs Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: A+ What We’re Talking About: Dead Heat is the fourth book in the phenomenal Alpha and Omega series.  We were stunned by the tightness of this story and how seemly different elements were used to weave a gripping and pathos-rich story together. Three years have […]

Review: Deadeye by William C. ..

Posted February 13, 2015 by Una in Rating B, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction, Urban Fantasy
Review: Deadeye by William C. Dietz

Deadeye Author: William C. Dietz Reviewer: Una Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: I love finding new and interesting mythologies.  Deadeye is the start of what could be a really awesome series.  This futuristic post-apocalyptic detective drama was gripping and intriguing. First off, the world is really interesting.  It’s our world after a terrorist has […]

Listen Up! Alpha & Omega ..

Posted February 12, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! Alpha & Omega Series, part 1

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook reviews: Alpha & Omega Series Books 0.5-1 After picking up and blazing through the Mercy Thompson series by Patricia Briggs on audiobook, someone encouraged me to listen to the spinoff series, Alpha & Omega. I was more than a little frustrated with the Mercy series […]

Review: Edged Blade by J.C. Da..

Posted February 10, 2015 by Jen in Rating C, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Edged Blade by J.C. Daniels

Edged Blade Author: J.C. Daniels Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Opening a few months after the conclusion of the previous title, Edged Blade continues with Kit’s recovery from her abduction and torture at the hands of an evil vampire (Blade Song). While the majority of Kit’s journey finding her way back […]

Review: Heir of the Dog by Hai..

Posted February 9, 2015 by Vampbard in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Heir of the Dog by Hailey Edwards

Heir of the Dog Author: Hailey Edwards Reviewer: VampBard Rating: A What I’m Talking About: I don’t know what it is about these Black Dog books. I Eat. Them. Up. With engaging writing, an awesome heroine, and a hint of love story, I’m enthralled each time I open up one of them. I never know […]

Listen Up! Audiobook Review: M..

Posted January 29, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! Audiobook Review: Murder of Crows

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Getting used to a narrator Last week I shared by audiobook review of Written in Red, and I gave narrator Alexandra Harris a C+ for her performance. This week, I bring to you my review of the second book in The Others series, Murder […]

Review: Owl and the Japanese C..

Posted January 23, 2015 by Una in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Owl and the Japanese Circus by Kristi Charish

Owl and the Japanese Circus Author: Kristi Charish Reviewer: Una Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: It is always exciting to start a new series and especially one by a new author.  I never know what to expect and that is part of the thrill and adventure of volunteering to read an ARC.  I had […]

Listen Up! Listening Speed + R..

Posted January 22, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! Listening Speed + Review of Written in Red

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Listening Speed When I first began my journey into and eventual love affair with audiobooks, I was a little put off by how slow that first book was for me. It felt like I was being read to, rather than feeling immersed in the story. […]

Review: Tales from the Nightsi..

Posted January 21, 2015 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Tales from the Nightside by Simon R. Green

Tales from the Nightside Author: Simon R. Green Reviewer: Gikany & Una Rating: A- What We’re Talking About: This was a real treat to read. Tales from the Nightside is a must read for any fans of the Nightside series. For those unfamiliar with the series, you may enjoy the book, but the stories within […]

Listen Up! The Grendel Affair ..

Posted January 15, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! The Grendel Affair by Lisa Shearin

Welcome to my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Grendel Affair Author: Lisa Shearin Narrator: Johanna Parker Audio Speed: 1x Series: SPI Files #1 Makenna Fraser is a newbie at SPI New York and the only seer in the U.S. Although she is human, she has the ability to see […]