Tag: Ilona Andrews

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: Sweep in Peace by Ilon..

Posted November 10, 2015 by Una in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy, urban fantasy
Review: Sweep in Peace by Ilona Andrews

Sweep in Peace Author: Ilona Andrews Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: The Innkeeper Chronicles is just one of those solid urban fantasy/science fiction series that I enjoy. Sweep in Peace was a nail-biting and intriguingly fascinating mystery/action/drama.  This series is on my reread list, and it should be on yours. Note: This […]

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 […]

Review: Clean Sweep by Ilona A..

Posted December 19, 2013 by Una in Rating A, reviews, sci-fi/fantasy, urban fantasy
Review: Clean Sweep by Ilona Andrews

Clean Sweep Author: Ilona Andrews  Reviewer: Una Rating: A What I’m Talking About: The writing team know as Ilona Andrews decided to give their fans (and blog followers) a treat: they released a serial story on their website.  The story started with a girl and her broom and went from there.  Well, the genius that […]

Saturday Conversations: Book C..

Posted October 19, 2013 by Jen in Saturday Conversations
Saturday Conversations: Book Couples

Falling in Love One of the things I love about the online romance community is the never-ending discussion of the BOOK BOYFRIEND. You know, those hot alpha males found in the pages of our beloved books… he is practically ideal in every way. Generally rich or self-made, handsome or flawed but in a sexy way, […]