Tag: Ilona Andrews

Review: One Fell Sweep by Ilon..

Posted January 3, 2017 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
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 […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted June 9, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Fate’s Edge by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Fate’s Edge Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Edge #3 Genre: Urban Fantasy Romance Source: Purchased The third Edge story, Fate’s Edge, features Kaldar Mar, the swindling, grifting cousin of Cerise, the previous book’s heroine. The story is set two years after […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted June 2, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Bayou Moon by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Bayou Moon Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Edge #2 Genre: Urban Fantasy Romance Source: Purchased Bayou Moon opens two years after the conclusion of the previous book, On the Edge, where we find William living a solitary life in the Edge. […]

Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: ..

Posted May 26, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Romance, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: On the Edge by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: On the Edge Author: Ilona Andrews Narrator: Renée Raudman Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: The Edge #1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Romance Source: Purchased On the Edge is the first story in Ilona Andrews’ unique urban fantasy romance series. The Edge is the place between the Broken (human, non-magical […]

Review: Magic Stars by Ilona A..

Posted December 22, 2015 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Magic Stars by Ilona Andrews

Magic Stars Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: B+ What I’m Talking About: Magic Stars is a great little side novella for fans of the Kate Daniels series. Told mostly from the third person POV of Derek, the story shares Derek and Julie’s adventures as they work together on a deadly investigation. It is […]

Review: Magic Shifts by Ilona ..

Posted July 29, 2015 by Jen in My Favorite Books, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Magic Shifts by Ilona Andrews

Magic Shifts Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A+ What I’m Talking About: It’s honestly becoming difficult to write reviews for the Kate Daniels series because I cannot find the words to express how amazing the books and overall series are. The world building, story telling, plot development, characters’ relationships… every aspect of the […]

Listen Up! The Re-Read + Burn ..

Posted January 8, 2015 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! The Re-Read + Burn for Me by Ilona Andrews

Welcome to the first post of my new weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… THE RE-READ: For many, to include myself, audiobooks are a learned pleasure. Figuring out how to listen attentively and appreciate the nuances of the narration can take a newbie some time. Listening to a book you’ve read previously […]

Mistletoe Madness 2014: Ilona ..

Posted December 11, 2014 by Jen in Giveaway, Mistletoe Madness
Mistletoe Madness 2014: Ilona Andrews

Thank you for stopping by That’s What I’m Talking About for today’s Mistletoe Madness spot. For a line up of all of the authors featured here and at The Book Nympho, and to enter the overall event giveaway for a free book (two chances to win!), please click on the image above or go to the kickoff post […]

Review: Night Shift Anthology

Review: Night Shift Anthology

Night Shift Author: Nalini Singh, Ilona Andrews, Lisa Shearin, Milla Vane Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: The Night Shift anthology is a wonderful collection of paranormal and fantasy novellas from some wonderful authors. “Secrets at Midnight” by Nalini Singh Psy/Changeling series #13.5 This enjoyable novella from the world of Psy-Changeling shares […]

Review + Giveaway: Burn for Me..

Posted October 24, 2014 by Jen in Blog Tour, Giveaway, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review + Giveaway: Burn for Me by Ilona Andrews

Burn for Me Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Rating: A- What I’m Talking About: Burn for Me kicks off a brand new series from the husband-wife writing team of Ilona Andrews. Their modern-day world has an alternate history, one that saw the development of magical powers in humans. Not everyone has these powers, such as […]

Review: Magic Breaks by Ilona ..

Posted July 28, 2014 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Magic Breaks by Ilona Andrews

Magic Breaks Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Jen Twimom Rating: A What I’m Talking About: NOTE: After seriously struggling on how much to include in my review of this book, I have decided to include a separate section at the end of the review with anything that may be considered a spoiler. After recently completing my […]