Tag: ACE

Urban Fantasy Summer Reading C..

Posted July 9, 2013 by Jen in giveaway
Urban Fantasy Summer Reading Celebration-Ilona Andrews

Welcome to the Urban Fantasy Summer Reading Celebration here at That’s What I’m Talking About!! original images by marin & papaija2008 at FreeDigitalPhotos.com banner designed by Jennifer from Books Make Me Happy The celebration runs from July 1 through July 12, 2013, with guest posts, author and series spotlights and lots and lots of GIVEAWAYS!! […]

Review: Bronze Gods by A.A. Ag..

Posted May 29, 2013 by Nima in 4 stars, Rating A, reviews, steampunk
Review: Bronze Gods by A.A. Aguirre

Bronze Gods Author: A.A. Aguirre   Release Date: April 30, 2013 Publisher: Ace Apparatus Infernum Novel #1 ISBN: #978-0425258194 Genre: Steampunk Format(s): Paperback (336 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:      Janus Mikani and Celeste Ritsuko work all hours in the Criminal Investigation Division, keeping citizens safe. He’s a charming rogue with an […]

Review: Of Shadow Born by Dian..

Posted April 26, 2013 by Gikany-Una in 3.5 stars, Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Of Shadow Born by Dianne Sylvan

Of Shadow Born Author: Dianne Sylvan  Release Date: March 26, 2013 Publisher: Ace Shadow World #4 ISBN: # 978-0425259801 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (336 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:      Spread throughout the dark corners of our world lies the Shadow World, a society of vampires who feed off the […]

Cover reveal Harbinger by Phil..

Posted March 22, 2013 by Jen in blog tour, Book Covers, Cover Love
Cover reveal Harbinger by Philippa Ballantine

Today I have the privilege of revealing to you the cover for Harbinger by Philippa (Pip) Ballantine. This is the fourth and final (*sobs*) story in her marvelous Books of the Order Series. Without further ado…. May I present to you Harbinger… The cover artist for Harbinger is Jason Chan. Once again, what perfect imagery for this […]

Review & Giveaway: Frost B..

Posted March 6, 2013 by Gikany-Una in 5 stars, giveaway, Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review & Giveaway: Frost Burned by Patricia Briggs

Frost Burned Author: Patricia Briggs  Release Date: March 5, 2013 Publisher: Ace Mercy Thompson #7 ISBN: #978-1841497983 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Hardcover (352 pgs) e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:      Shapeshifter Mercy Thompson’s life is calming down, at least enough that she can focus on mundane matters like Black Friday sales. But […]

Review: Black City by Christin..

Posted March 1, 2013 by Jen in 4 stars, Rating A, urban fantasy
Review: Black City by Christina Henry

Black City Author: Christina Henry  Release Date: Feb. 26, 2013 Publisher: ACE Black Wings #5 (Madeline Black) ISBN: #978-0425256589 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (288 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher/ NetGalley About the book:       Former Agent of death Madeline Black may have been stripped of her wings—but she hasn’t lost her purpose…  […]

DNF Review: Between by Kerry S..

Posted January 31, 2013 by Gikany-Una in Rating DNF, urban fantasy
DNF Review: Between by Kerry Schafer

Between Author: Kerry Schafer  Release Date: Jan. 29, 2013 Publisher: Ace The Between #1 ISBN: #978-0425261149 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (304 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: Vivian Maylor can’t sleep. Maybe it’s because she just broke up with her boyfriend and moved to a new town, or it could be the […]

Review: The Shattered Dark by ..

Posted November 23, 2012 by Gikany in 3.5 stars, Rating B, urban fantasy
Review: The Shattered Dark by Sandy Williams

The Shattered Dark Author: Sandy Williams  Release Date: Oct. 30, 2012 Publisher: Ace Books Shadow Reader #2 ISBN: #978-1937007812 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (304 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: McKenzie was a normal college student, save for one little twist: she’s a shadow reader, someone who can both see the fae […]

Cover Love – Black City ..

Posted November 8, 2012 by Jen in Book Covers, Cover Love
Cover Love – Black City by Christina Henry

Earlier today, Christina Henry revealed the cover for her upcoming release, Black City. This will be the fifth book in one of my favorite urban fantasy series, Black Wings. From GoodReads: WARNING: SPOILERS FROM THE PREVIOUS BOOK, BLACK LAMENT… Former Agent of death Madeline Black may have been stripped of her wings—but she hasn’t lost […]

Review: Black Lament by Christ..

Posted October 26, 2012 by Jen in 3.5 stars, Rating B, urban fantasy
Review: Black Lament by Christina Henry

Black Lament Author: Christina Henry  Release Date: Oct. 30, 2012 Publisher: ACE Black Wings #4 (aka Madeline Black #4) ISBN: #978-0425256572 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (288 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:       NOTE: the book summary and the review (below) contain spoilers from the previous book, Black Howl.   […]

Review: Dark Light of Day by J..

Posted October 19, 2012 by Gikany-Una in 3.5 stars, Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Dark Light of Day by Jill Archer

Dark Light of Day Author: Jill Archer  Release Date: Sept. 25, 2012 Publisher: Ace Books Noon Onyx series #1 ISBN: #978-0425257159 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (375 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:       Armageddon is over. The demons won. And yet somehow…the world has continued. Survivors worship patron demons under […]

Review: Alchemystic by Anton S..

Posted October 10, 2012 by Gikany-Una in 3.5 stars, Rating B, urban fantasy
Review: Alchemystic by Anton Strout

Alchemystic Author: Anton Strout  Release Date: Sept. 25, 2012 Publisher: Ace Spellmason Chronicles #1 ISBN: #978-1937007799 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (290 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: AN OLD FRIEND OF THE FAMILY…       Alexandra Belarus is a struggling artist living in New York City, even though her family is […]

Review: Haunted by Jeanne C. S..

Posted September 14, 2012 by Gikany-Una in 3.5 stars, Rating B, urban fantasy
Review: Haunted by Jeanne C. Stein

Haunted Author: Jeanne C. Stein  Release Date: Aug. 28, 2012 Publisher: Ace Anna Strong Chronicles #8 ISBN: #978-1937007768 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (289 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:       Anna Strong—kick-ass bounty hunter and vampire—has made some enemies in her time. But it’s not just her old foes she […]

Review: Wrayth by Phillipa Bal..

Posted September 10, 2012 by Jen in 4.5 stars, Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: Wrayth by Phillipa Ballatine

Wrayth Author: Phillipa Ballantine  Release Date: Aug. 28, 2012 Publisher: ACE Book of the Order #3 ISBN: #978-1937007751 Genre: Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (320 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:      In the Empire of Arkaym, the Order of Deacons protects and shelters the citizens from the attacks of the unliving. All are […]

Review: Darklands by Nancy Hol..

Posted August 3, 2012 by Jen in 4 stars, Rating A, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Darklands by Nancy Holzner

Darklands Author: Nancy Holzner  Release Date: July 31, 2012 Publisher: ACE Deadtown #4 ISBN: #978-1937007706 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (336 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher/Author About the book:       Boston’s demons have been disappearing, and Vicky’s clients are canceling left and right. While fewer demons might seem like a good thing, Vicky […]