Category Archives: urban fantasy

Crimson Midnight (Crimson 01) by Amos Cassidy

Synopsis (from Goodreads): They say London is the city that never sleeps. Man, you have no idea… A new job, a new life and a new home, Rose has left the pain of the past behind. But if she thinks … Continue reading

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She Moved Through the Fair (The Caitlin Ross series 02) by Katherine Lampe

Synopsis (from Goodreads): Autumn brings a new music festival to Gordarosa, Colorado, and Caitlin Ross’s band is playing! Hoping to get through the event with a minimum of arguing over set lists and placement, Caitlin soon discovers more trials await … Continue reading

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The Unquiet Grave (The Caitlin Ross series 01) by Katherine Lampe

Synopsis: Caitlin Ross is a musician and a witch who, once upon a time, for a reason or two, decided that she wouldn’t use her powers. Ever. Not worth the risk. Still when she is hired for a gig in … Continue reading

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Dead Witch Walking (The Hollows 01) by Kim Harrison

I got this one from my lovely Twitter friend, Melfka –  a very industrious writer. Thanks a lot! Synopsis (from Goodreads): All the creatures of the night gather in “the Hollows” of Cincinnati, to hide, to prowl, to party… and … Continue reading

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Review: Palimpsest by Catherynne M. Valente

Palimpsest – n. a manuscript or piece of writing material on which later writing has been superimposed on effaced earlier writing. something reused or altered but still bearing visible traces of its earlier form. Synopsis (from Goodreads): In the Cities … Continue reading

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Review: Nice Dragons Finsh Last (Heartstrikers 01) by Rachel Aaron

Official synopsis: As the smallest dragon in the Heartstriker clan, Julius survives by a simple code: keep your mouth shut, stay out of the way of bigger dragons. But this meek behavior doesn’t fly in a family of magical predators, … Continue reading

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Review: Crimes Against Magic (Hellequin Chronicles 01) by Steve McHugh

Synopsis (from Goodreads): It’s been almost ten years since Nathan Garrett woke on a cold warehouse floor with nothing but a gun, a sword, and no idea of who he was or how he got there. His only clue … … Continue reading

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Review: The Litter by Kevin R. Doyle

I was sent a complimentary copy of this novel by the author in exchange for an honest review. That fact of course didn’t influence my opinion  at all. Synopsis: In the Zone, one of worst districts of an unspecified American … Continue reading

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Review: No Such Thing As Werewolves by Chris Fox

I got a complimentary copy in exchange for an honest review from the agent of the author – thank you very much! That fact didn’t influence my opinion in any way Synopsis: A mysterious, black pyramid predating all known cultures … Continue reading

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Series review: Black Sun’s Daughter part 01-05 (Unclean Spirits, Darker Angels, Vicious Grace, Killing Rites, Graveyard Child) by M.L.N. Hanover

Series synopsis: Jayné (Zha-nay) Heller is a drop-out college girl practically friendless, jobless and alienated from her upright, conservative family. Her father threw her out when she decided to study at a secular uni, not the one he, a devout Christian fundamentalist, … Continue reading

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