Category: Urban Fantasy

Listen Up! #Audibook Review: H..

Posted November 13, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating C, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audibook Review: How to Claim an Undead Soul by Hailey Edwards

Audiobook review: How to Claim an Undead Soul Author:  Hailey Edwards Narrator: Rebecca Mitchell Audio Speed: 1.25x & 1.5x Series: Beginner’s Guide to Necromancy #2 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Tantor Audio Picking up shortly after the conclusion of the first book, How to Claim an Undead Soul opens with Grier starting her necromancy lessons with Linus. And although she doesn’t […]

Review: Diamond Fire by Ilona ..

Posted November 5, 2018 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Diamond Fire by Ilona Andrews

Diamond Fire Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: For those who enjoy the Hidden Legacy series, Diamond Fire is an entertaining, must-read novella. While the book doesn’t tackle the little surprise the authors left for readers at the end of the Wildfire, they do put to rest the Nevada-Rogan storyline […]

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Posted November 1, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: How to Save an Undead Life by Hailey Edwards

Audiobook review: How to Save an Undead Life Author:  Hailey Edwards Narrator: Rebecca Mitchell Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Beginner’s Guide to Necromancy #1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Tantor Audio I’ve been “dying” to read Hailey Edwards for years, so I jumped at the chance to review the audiobook of her latest series, Beginner’s Guide to Necromancy. The series revolves around […]

Review: Archangel’s Prop..

Posted October 29, 2018 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Review: Archangel’s Prophecy by Nalini Singh

Archangel’s Prophecy Author: Nalini Singh Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: The Guild Hunter series is one of my favorites, especially when the storyline focuses on primary characters Elena and Raphael, and Archangel’s Prophecy places the angelic couple back on center stage. It’s been about two and a half years since the trip […]

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Posted September 20, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Magic Triumphs by Ilona Andrews

Audiobook review: Magic Triumphs Author:  Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renee Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Kate Daniels #10 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Brilliance Audio Magic Triumphs is everything I wanted from the concluding book in my all-time favorite series. Having read the book last month, I already knew that it is an emotional story. Filled with the typical Kate shenanigans, amazing […]

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Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Villains Rule by M. K. Gibson

Audiobook review: Villains Rule Author:  M. K. Gibson Narrator: Jeffrey Kafer Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Shadow Master #1 Genre: Fantasy, Urban Fantasy Source: Purchased Villains Rule is an entertaining story which shares the antics of Jackson Blackwell, aka the Shadow Master. An enterprising human, Jackson somehow created his own pocket dimension and makes a lot of money advising villains […]

Review: Magic Triumphs by Ilon..

Posted August 27, 2018 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Magic Triumphs by Ilona Andrews

Magic Triumphs Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Magic Triumphs is an emotional read that brings a satisfying end to the Kate Daniels series as we know and love it. It is filled with the typical Kate shenanigans, but it’s so much more. The authors don’t short change long-time fans, […]

Review: Rogue Souls by Chelsea..

Posted August 16, 2018 by Jen in Rating C, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Rogue Souls by Chelsea Mueller

Rogue Souls Author: Chelsea Muller Reviewer: Jen Rating: C What I’m Talking About: Rogue Souls is the second title in Ms. Muller’s fascinating and original Soul Charmer series. Picking up after the conclusion of the first book, the story follows Callie Delgado as she delves deeper into the mysterious soul magic thrust upon her by […]

Review: Frenchman Street by Su..

Posted August 6, 2018 by Jen in Rating A, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Frenchman Street by Suzanne Johnson

Frenchman Street Author: Suzanne Johnson Reviewer: Jen Rating: A-/B+ What I’m Talking About: Frenchman Street is the culmination of and fitting end to one of my favorite urban fantasy series, the Sentinels of New Orleans. Although it’s been a couple of years since the previous full-length release, the author does a fabulous job, without info-dumping, […]

Review: Night Fall by Simon R...

Posted July 26, 2018 by Gikany-Una in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Night Fall by Simon R. Green

Night Fall Author: Simon R. Green Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: B- What We’re Talking About: Night Fall is the bittersweet end to the captivating worlds of the the Nightside, The Secret Histories, and GhostFinders series.  Although we are sad that this is the end to these captivating worlds, it was still one hell of […]

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Posted July 19, 2018 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Myth Manifestation by Lisa Shearin

Audiobook review: The Myth Manifestation Author: Lisa Shearin Narrator: Johanna Parker Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: SPI Files #5 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Purchased Taking place a few months after the conclusion of The Ghoul Vendetta, The Myth Manifestation features a summit of most supernatural races that reside on Earth. It’s been a hundred years since they last came together in […]

Review: Iron and Magic by Ilon..

Posted June 26, 2018 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Iron and Magic by Ilona Andrews

Iron and Magic Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: Broken after being cast out by his mentor / foster-father / master, Hugh D’Ambray barely lives. However, when his loyal men, the Iron Dogs, come to him with stories of how they are being hunted down and picked off, Hugh finds […]

Review: Venom in the Veins by ..

Posted June 6, 2018 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Venom in the Veins by Jennifer Estep

Venom in the Veins Author: Jennifer Estep Reviewer: Jen Rating: B- What I’m Talking About: A few weeks have passed since Gin’s confrontation with the Doll Maker, so of course, it’s time for things to go sideways in Ashland again. This time, someone is targeting her friend, and Finn’s boss, Stewart Mosley. And everything appears […]

JIAM #Audiobook Review: Brief ..

Posted June 4, 2018 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
JIAM #Audiobook Review: Brief Cases by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Brief Cases Author: Jim Butcher Narrators: James Marsters, Cassandra Campbell, Julia Whelan, Oliver Wyman, Jim Butcher Audio Speed: 1.25x & 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #15.1 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: Penguin Random House Audio Brief Cases is a delightful anthology of novellas […]

JIAM #Audiobook Review: Unleas..

Posted June 1, 2018 by Una in JIAM, Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
JIAM #Audiobook Review: Unleashing Magick by Debbie Cassidy

Welcome to our feature that focus on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Reviews: The Witch Blood Chronicles Unleashing Magick Author: Debbie Cassidy Narrator: Zehra Jane Naqvi Audio Listening Speed: 1.5x Series:The Witch Blood Chronicles #4 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Tantor Audio Unleashing Magick is the fourth and final novel in The Witch Blood Chronicles series.  I never […]