Tag: Ilona Andrews

#CMCon24 Featured Author Spotl..

Posted November 29, 2023 by Jen in Author Interview, Coastal Magic Con
#CMCon24 Featured Author Spotlight: Ilona Andrews

Ilona Andrews Today I’m happy to welcome the husband-and-wife writing team of Ilona and Gordon, aka Ilona Andrews, to the blog. They are answering a few of their fans’ questions and telling us more about their newest books. Please help me welcome Ilona and Gordon! Featured Author Q and A: How does writing Kate now […]

Review: Magic Claims by Ilona ..

Posted June 12, 2023 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Magic Claims by Ilona Andrews

Magic Claims Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Kate is coming to the realization that no matter where they go, their friends and enemies will find them. She and Curran discuss moving their home to a more fortifiable location when Solina (one of the people Kate rescued in the previous book) […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted April 27, 2023 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Sweep with Me by Ilona Andrews

Audiobook review: Sweep with Me by Ilona Andrews Picking up immediately after the conclusion of One Fell Sweep (book 3), and running parallel in time with Maud’s book (Sweep of the Blade, book 4) Sweep with Me takes readers back to Gertrude Hunt, the magical Inn for space travelers, where werewolf Sean is now an Innkeeper at […]

Early Review: Magic Tides by I..

Posted January 2, 2023 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Early Review: Magic Tides by Ilona Andrews

Magic Tides Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Kate and family have left Atlanta to give their son Conlan a chance at a quieter, more normal childhood. (It doesn’t appear that anyone from their separate pack came with them.) Rebuilding a castle for their home, they are trying to fit […]

Review: Ruby Fever by Ilona An..

Posted August 18, 2022 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Review: Ruby Fever by Ilona Andrews

Ruby Fever Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Picking up about a year after the conclusion of Emerald Blaze, Ruby Fever opens with the Baylors moving into a new home (aka a huge compound where each person/couple can have their own space). Arkan has upped his pressure on Catalina and […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted July 28, 2022 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Emerald Blaze by Ilona Andrews

Audiobook review: Emerald Blaze by Ilona Andrews With the release of Ruby Fever next in August and a two year wait in between books, I took the time to re-read Emerald Blaze via audiobook. Even though it’s been a couple years since I read the story, I found it still incredibly exciting and just as wonderful, if […]

Book Spotlight + Excerpt: Bloo..

Posted January 11, 2021 by Jen in Book Spotlight
Book Spotlight + Excerpt: Blood Heir by Ilona Andrews

Today we are celebrating the release of Blood Heir by Ilona Andrews. It’s the first book in the Aurelia Ryder urban fantasy series, a spinoff from their widely popular Kate Daniels series. Here’s a fun excerpt for you to enjoy. Excerpt: The moon was full and silver. It peeked at me through tattered clouds as I […]

Review: Blood Heir by Ilona An..

Posted January 6, 2021 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Blood Heir by Ilona Andrews

Blood Heir Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Blood Heir is a whole new story set in a familiar and well-loved world. For those familiar with the Kate Daniels series, Blood Heir begins roughly eight years after the conclusion of Kate’s series. The story is shared from the point-of-view of […]

Review: Emerald Blaze by Ilona..

Posted August 21, 2020 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Review: Emerald Blaze by Ilona Andrews

Emerald Blaze Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Emerald Blaze picks up with Catalina Baylor’s life six months after conclusion of previous book, Sapphire Flames. She’s been working cases for the detective agency, settling into her role as the Deputy Warden, keeping her House and family safe, and getting over […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted August 10, 2020 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Sapphire Flames by Ilona Andrews

Audiobook review: Sapphire Flames by Ilona Andrews Jumping forward three years from the conclusion of the previous books, Sapphire Flames opens with Catalina turning twenty-one and House Baylor less than a week away from the end of their grace period as a new House. Sapphire Flames is the first full-length title in the Hidden Legacy series […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted November 20, 2019 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Romance, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Sweep of the Blade by Ilona Andrews

Audiobook Review: Sweep of the Blade Author: Ilona Andrews Narrators: Natalie Naudus Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Innkeeper Chronicles #4 Genre: Science Fiction Romance Audiobook Source:  Purchased The Innkeeper Chronicles is one of my absolute favorite series, and I always love reading and listening to each of the stories in the series. This was my first time listening but […]

Review: Sapphire Flames by Ilo..

Posted August 22, 2019 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Review: Sapphire Flames by Ilona Andrews

Sapphire Flames Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A What I’m Talking About: Jumping forward three years from the conclusion of the previous books, Sapphire Flames opens with Catalina turning twenty-one and House Baylor less than a week away from the end of their grace period as a new house. Sapphire Flames is the first […]