Tag: Jim Butcher

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Posted November 22, 2023 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Sci-Fi or Fantasy Fiction
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: The Olympian Affair by Jim Butcher

Audiobook review: The Olympian Affair by Jim Butcher The Olympian Affair is the second offering in Butcher’s fabulous Cinder Spires series and picks up two years after the conclusion of the battle between the Albions and Aurorans depicted in The Aeronaut’s Windlass. This series is complex and must be read in order, and with there […]

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Posted May 25, 2022 by Jen in Listen Up!
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Heroic Hearts Anthology

Audiobook review: Heroic Hearts Anthology The Heroic Hearts anthology is a wonder mix of different urban fantasy stories and storytelling. I LOVE that each story is shared by a different narrator, especially for those set in series with established narrators. I enjoyed the mix of familiar and unknown. I love that the stories feature heroes/heroines […]

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Posted October 8, 2020 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating DNF, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook DNF Review: Battle Ground by Jim Butcher

Audiobook review: Battle Ground by Jim Butcher I wasn’t sure if I’d write this review. I listened to 50% of Battle Ground and then stopped. I sat with it for a couple weeks – thought maybe I’d try again when I was in a better frame-of-mind. But the more I stewed on what I listened to for […]

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Posted July 14, 2020 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Peace Talks by Jim Butcher

Audiobook review: Peace Talks by Jim Butcher Harry Dresden is BACK! Peace Talks is the first new, full-length story in the Dresden Files series in over five years. For fans of the series – I highly recommend a reread of Skin Game to brush up on events.  The story takes place not long-ish after the conclusion […]

JIAM #Audiobook Review: Brief ..

Posted June 4, 2018 by Jen in JIAM, Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
JIAM #Audiobook Review: Brief Cases by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Brief Cases Author: Jim Butcher Narrators: James Marsters, Cassandra Campbell, Julia Whelan, Oliver Wyman, Jim Butcher Audio Speed: 1.25x & 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #15.1 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: Penguin Random House Audio Brief Cases is a delightful anthology of novellas […]

Review: Urban Enemies Antholog..

Posted August 8, 2017 by Jen in Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Review: Urban Enemies Anthology

Urban Enemies Author: Edited by Joseph Nassise (authors listed below) Reviewer: Jen Rating: B What I’m Talking About: “Even Hand” by Jim Butcher (Dresden Files) This story is shared from Dresden’s long-time nemesis, John Marcone. Justine shows up with a baby and asks for sanctuary from Mag, a powerful fomor wizard. Marcone isn’t one for […]

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Posted June 1, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Skin Game by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Skin Game Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #15 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: purchased Skin Game Skin Game opens with Harry on Demonreach, a place he’s been living alone for the past year. He can’t […]

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Posted May 25, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Cold Days by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Cold Days Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #14 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: purchased Cold Days Cold Days opens with a fully alive, yet still recovering, Harry under the care of Mab, who is determined […]

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Posted January 19, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating B, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Ghost Story by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Ghost Stories Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #13 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: purchased Ghost Stories Having been shot and killed at the end of the previous book, Changes, Dresden finds out he’s in the […]

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Posted January 5, 2017 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Side Jobs by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Side Jobs Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #12.5 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: library loan Side Jobs After the cliffhanger-esque ending of Changes, I wasn’t sure I wanted to sift through a “side story” rather than […]

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Posted December 1, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Changes by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Changes Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #12 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: library loan Changes Changes opens with a secret so shocking and huge that it changes Harry’s life forever. IF YOU DON’T WANT SPOILERS […]

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Posted November 3, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Turn Coat by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Turn Coat Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #11 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: library loan Turn Coat When long time nemesis Morgan shows up near death at his door, Harry makes the hard decision to […]

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Posted September 22, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Small Favor by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Small Favor Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #10 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: library loan Small Favor Once again, Harry Dresden, Wizard and Protector of Chicago, finds himself under the service of the Fae Winter […]

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Posted September 15, 2016 by Jen in Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: White Night by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: White Night Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.5x Series: Dresden Files #9 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: library loan White Night Opening nearly a year after the previous book, Harry and fledgling apprentice Molly Carpenter are investigating a rash […]

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Posted July 14, 2016 by Jen in Listen Up!, Rating A, Reviews, Urban Fantasy
Listen Up! #Audiobook Review: Proven Guilty by Jim Butcher

Welcome to my weekly feature that focuses on audiobooks. It’s time to… Audiobook review: Dresden Files Series Book: Proven Guilty Author: Jim Butcher Narrator: James Marsters Audio Speed: 1.25x Series: Dresden Files #8 Genre: Urban Fantasy / Mystery Source: purchased Proven Guilty After taking a break from the Dresden Files for a few months, listening to Proven Guilty was just what […]