Tag: G-U Review

Review: Stonecast by Anton Str..

Posted October 8, 2013 by Gikany-Una in 2.5 stars, Rating C, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Stonecast by Anton Strout

Stonecast Author: Anton Strout Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: C, 2.5 Stars What We’re Talking About: Note: This review contains minor spoilers. Stonecast is the sequel to Alchemystic in the Spellmasons Chronicles.  Sadly, we were disappointed in this much-anticipated continuation of the journey of Alex and her friends through this fascinating new world.  The elements […]

Review: Blood Bond by Jeanne C..

Posted September 24, 2013 by Gikany-Una in 3 stars, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Blood Bond by Jeanne C. Stein

Blood Bond Author: Jeanne C. Stein  Reviewer: Gikany and Una Rating: B, 3 Stars What We’re Talking About: Blood Bond is the latest installment in the Anna Strong Chronicles, and it seems to be a transitional novel to the next story arc.  Although it is an emotionally charged novel, we felt a bit distanced from […]

Review: Hunter’s Heart b..

Posted September 11, 2013 by Gikany-Una in 3.5 stars, Paranormal Romance, Rating B, Reviews
Review: Hunter’s Heart by JD Tyler

Hunter’s Heart Author: J.D. Tyler  Reviewers: Gikany and Una Rating: B+, 3.5 stars What We’re Talking About: Hunter’s Heart is the fourth novel in the Alpha Pack series. After the close of Black Moon, Gikany and Una wondered what was in store for our sexy wolf shifters.  Hunter’s Heart is the answer.  It is a […]

Review: Possession by Kat Rich..

Posted August 12, 2013 by Gikany-Una in 4 stars, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Possession by Kat Richardson

Possession Author: Kat Richardson Reviewers: Gikany and Una Rating: A-, 4 Stars What We’re Talking About: Gikany and Una found this series not too long ago.  Sadly, we started it with the sixth book, Downpour.  Despite this, we immediately enjoyed the Greywalker series.  Although Gikany has been able to go back and start reading the […]

Review: Vicious Moon by Lee Ro..

Posted July 24, 2013 by Gikany-Una in 3.5 stars, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Vicious Moon by Lee Roland

Vicious Moon Author: Lee Roland  Release Date: July 2, 2013 Publisher: Signet Earth Witches #3 ISBN: #978-0451238269 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (320 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher/ NetGalley About the book: “A powerful witch might live a long time, but a single well-placed bullet could change that. While my preferred weapon was magic, I […]

Review: A Cursed Embrace by Ce..

Posted July 16, 2013 by Gikany-Una in 3.5 stars, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: A Cursed Embrace by Cecy Robson

A Cursed Embrace Author: Cecy Robson  Release Date: July 2, 2013 Publisher: Signet The Weird Girls #2 ISBN: #978-0451416742 Genre: Urban Fantasy Format(s): Paperback (368 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:       Celia Wird and her three sisters are just like other twenty-something girls—with one tiny exception: They are the products […]

Review: The Outcast Prince by ..

Posted July 15, 2013 by Gikany-Una in 4 stars, Paranormal Romance, Rating A, Reviews
Review: The Outcast Prince by Shona Husk

The Outcast Prince Author: Shona Husk  Release Date: July 2, 2013 Publisher: Sourcebooks The Court of Annwyn #1 ISBN: #978-1402280160 Genre: Paranormal Romance Format(s): Paperback (320 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book:       Caspian Mort can feel the history in anything he touches, a gift he inherited from his father, the […]

Review: Spartan Frost by Jenni..

Review: Spartan Frost by Jennifer Estep

Spartan Frost Author: Jennifer Estep  Release Date: June 25, 2013 Publisher: Kensington Mythos Academy #4.5 ISBN: #978-0758294777 Genre: Young Adult (Urban Fantasy), novella Format(s): E-book Book Source: Purchased with own funds About the book:      I’m Logan Quinn, the deadliest Spartan warrior at Mythos Academy. At least I was–until the day I almost killed […]

Review: Viral Nation by Shaunt..

Posted June 30, 2013 by Gikany-Una in 3 stars, Paranormal YA, Rating B, YA Literature
Review: Viral Nation by Shaunta Grimes

Viral Nation Author: Shaunta Grimes  Release Date: July 2, 2013 Publisher: Berkley Trade ISBN: #978-0425265130 Genre: Young Adult (Urban Fantasy) Format(s): Paperback (320 pgs), e-book Book Source: Publisher About the book: After a virus claimed nearly the entire global population, the world changed. The United States splintered into fifty walled cities where the surviving citizens […]

Review: The Forgotten Ones by ..

Review: The Forgotten Ones by Laura Howard

The Forgotten Ones Author: Laura Howard Release Date: April 30, 2013 Publisher: self-published Danaan Trilogy #1 Genre: YA Paranormal Format(s): e-book Book Source: Author About the book: Allison O’Malley’s plan is to go to grad school so she can get a good job and take care of her schizophrenic mother. She has carefully closed herself […]