Category: urban fantasy

Review: Urban Enemies Antholog..

Posted August 8, 2017 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Urban Enemies Anthology

Urban Enemies Author: Edited by Joseph Nassise (authors listed below) Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: “Even Hand” by Jim Butcher (Dresden Files) This story is shared from Dresden’s long-time nemesis, John Marcone. Justine shows up with a baby and asks for sanctuary from Mag, a powerful fomor wizard. Marcone isn’t one for […]

Review: Strangehold by Rene Se..

Posted August 2, 2017 by Una in Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Strangehold by Rene Sears

Strangehold Author: Rene Sears Reviewer: Una Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Strangehold is a fascinating series debut.  I enjoyed this introduction to a world of witches and Faerie and look forward to more. Let me say first that this novella could have been a full novel.  There is such a rich world with fascinating […]

Review: Gods and Ends by Devon..

Posted July 27, 2017 by Gikany-Una in Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Gods and Ends by Devon Monk

Gods and Ends Author: Devon Monk Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: B+ What We’re Talking About: Gikany and Una are delighted that there will be more in this world.  Especially since the subsequent novellas or novels will have a different viewpoint.  We really liked this final novel from Delaney’s perspective. Since this is the third […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted July 27, 2017 by Una in Listen Up!, mystery/suspense, Rating A, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: By Familiar Means by Delia James

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook Reviews: Witch’s Cat Mysteries By Familiar Means Author: Delia James Narrator: Elise Arsenault Audio Listening Speed: 1x Series: Witch’s Cat Mystery #2 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Cozy Mystery Source: Tantor Audio By Familiar Means is another delightful read in the Witch’s Mystery Cat series.  I enjoyed […]

Review: A Kiss Before Doomsday..

Posted July 25, 2017 by Nima in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy, urban fantasy
Review: A Kiss Before Doomsday by Laurence MacNaughton

A Kiss Before Doomsday Author: Laurence MacNaughton Reviewer: Nima Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: A Kiss Before Doomsday is the same fun, campy energy that we found in the first book, It Happened One Doomsday.  The world that MacNaughton built in the first book, takes off now that we know the rules.  He takes […]

Review: Wildfire by Ilona Andr..

Posted July 24, 2017 by Jen in Rating A, reviews, romance, urban fantasy
Review: Wildfire by Ilona Andrews

Wildfire Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Wildfire opens immediately after the conclusion of the previous book, White Hot. Rogan and Nevada return from their mini-vacation to tell her family about Victoria Tremaine trying to buy out their company. However, when Rogan and Nevada arrive, Rynda Charles, Rogan’s ex-fiancee (arranged […]

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Posted July 20, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Besieged by Kevin Hearne

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: The Iron Druid Chronicles Book: Besieged  Author: Kevin Hearne Narrator: Luke Daniels Audio Speed: 1.25x + 1.5x Series: Iron Druid Chronicles #8.5 (but contains tales #0.3, #4.7, #8.6) Genre: Urban Fantasy Source:  Penguin Random House Audio Besieged Anthology Warning: Spoilers of events from previous books are included […]

Review: Grave Ransom by Kalayn..

Posted July 11, 2017 by Gikany-Una in Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Grave Ransom by Kalayna Price

Grave Ransom Author: Kalayna Price Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: A- What We’re Talking About: Fans of the Alex Craft series rejoice – this book was definitely worth the wait!  Gikany and Una enjoyed this fifth novel in the adventures of grave witch, Alex Craft.  Grave Ransom was an intriguing and gripping urban fantasy detective […]

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Posted June 22, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating C, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Owl and the Japanese Circus by Kristi Charish

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… The Adventures of Owl series Book: Owl and the Japanese Circus Author: Kristi Charish Narrator: Christy Romano Audio Speed: 1.25x and 1.5x Series: The Adventures of Owl #1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Purchased Audiobook review: Owl and the Japanese Circus Owl (former archeology student Alix), is a well-paid antiquities thief. […]

Review: Moonbreaker by Simon R..

Posted June 13, 2017 by Gikany-Una in Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Moonbreaker by Simon R. Green

Moonbreaker Author: Simon R. Green Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: A What We’re Talking About: After the last novel, Dr. DOA, we were concerned on where Moonbreaker would go.  Left with an unusual cliffhanger (for this series), Gikany and Una were nervous about what Eddie and Molly would face.  Never fear fans of the Secret […]

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Posted June 1, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Skin Game by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Skin Game Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #15 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: purchased Skin Game Skin Game opens with Harry on Demonreach, a place he’s been living alone for the past year. He can’t […]

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Posted May 25, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Cold Days by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Cold Days Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #14 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: purchased Cold Days Cold Days opens with a fully alive, yet still recovering, Harry under the care of Mab, who is determined […]

Review: White Hot by Ilona And..

Posted May 22, 2017 by Jen in Rating A, reviews, romance, urban fantasy
Review: White Hot by Ilona Andrews

White Hot Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: White Hot is the second story in the Hidden Legacy series, building upon the exciting escapades of Nevada Baylor. This is NOT a standalone book. The series, a mix of urban fantasy and romance storylines, is set in an alternate Houston, where […]

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