Tag: Ilona Andrews

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 […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

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 […]

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, […]

Kate Daniels Countdown Blog To..

Posted August 21, 2018 by Jen in blog tour, giveaway
Kate Daniels Countdown Blog Tour Giveaway (Magic Slays)

Magic Triumphs is almost here! To celebrate, Ace Books and participating blogs will be giving away three copies of each Kate Daniels book every weekday leading up to highly anticipated release on August 28th. Each giveaway will run for three days. Follow the tour and enter to win them all! About Magic Triumphs: Kate has […]

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 […]

Author Inteview: Ilona Andrews

Posted June 26, 2018 by Jen in Author Interview
Author Inteview: Ilona Andrews

I welcome back to the blog one of my all-time favorite authors, Ilona Andrews. Gordon, one-half of the husband-wife writing team known as Ilona Andrews, is here celebrating the release of their newest title, Iron and Magic. Interview with Gordon Andrews: Jen: Today we are celebrating the release of Iron and Magic, the first book […]

Year In Review: 2017

Posted January 1, 2018 by Jen in Year in Review
Year In Review: 2017

Happy New Year to each of you! As we start the new year, I wanted to share some highlights from 2017. Highlights from 2017 My third year co-hosting #FitReaders with Felicia the Geeky Blogger! My third year of Listen Up! — My weekly look at all things #audiobook.   Joining the 2017 Audiobook Challenge and surpassing my goal […]

Jen’s Summer Reading Wra..

Posted September 5, 2017 by Jen in Uncategorized
Jen’s Summer Reading Wrap-Up

Now that Labor Day has come and passed, summer vacation has ended. While we may still get a nice day here and there, the nights are getting cooler and days are getting shorter. Soon the New England Autumn will be in full swing. So I thought I’d take a few moments to share my favorite […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Wildfire by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Hidden Legacy Series Book: Wildfire Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Hidden Legacy #3 Genre: Urban Fantasy Romance Source: purchased Wildfire Listening to Wildfire is my “re-read” of one of my favorite books of 2017. To recap: the book opens immediately […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted August 10, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, romance, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: White Hot by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Hidden Legacy Series Book: White Hot Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Hidden Legacy #2 Genre: Urban Fantasy Romance Source: purchased White Hot Listening to the audiobook of White Hot is a “reread” for me. I reviewed the book in May […]

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 […]

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 […]

Review: One Fell Sweep by Ilon..

Posted January 3, 2017 by Jen in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy
Review: One Fell Sweep by Ilona Andrews

One Fell Sweep Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewers: Jen & Una Rating: A- What We’re Talking About: Opening three days after the conclusion of the previous book and just days before Christmas, an unauthorized Ku alien makes a ruckus in Dina’s neighborhood, bringing word to Dina that her sister is in grave trouble and needs help. And […]

Review: Magic Binds by Ilona A..

Posted September 19, 2016 by Jen in Rating B, reviews, urban fantasy
Review: Magic Binds by Ilona Andrews

Magic Binds Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Nine books in and the Kate Daniels series continues to be one of the best and most original out there. Magic Binds ushers in some big changes for the series and its characters, while maintaining a level of familiarity that grounds […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted June 16, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, reviews, romance, urban fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Steel’s Edge by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Steel’s Edge Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Edge #4 Genre: Urban Fantasy Romance Source: Purchased Steel’s Edge centers around Richard Mar (introduced in book two), brother of Kaldar. Richard has been around the block, and his life hasn’t been very […]