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Color Song - A Passion Blue Novel, #2

Do you ever get tired of Gender roles? Ever say I want to do this but can’t because of my gender? Well this book can give you the courage you may need to do something about it. Color Song is about one girl whose only wish is to paint and sh...

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  • Author: Victoria Strauss
  • Review by: ShaniquaHarris
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: Young Adult, * HIST: Historical Fiction, * SF: Fantasy
  • Publisher: Skyscape

The City

Ms. Gemmell wrote this book totally on her own and it’s her very first book. I found it to be a good read. There are some things that are somewhat the same as some found in her late husband’s books, but then there are differences. The autho...

4 Stars
  • Author: Stella Gemmell
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy
  • Publisher: ACE

Star Wars Episodes I-VI: The Skywalker Saga Poster-A-Page

This book was a big hit at my house. Having two boys this caught my eye and I was not disappointed. It covers events in episodes I-IV. Each page is full color and tells highlights of the stories over the years. There are 9 larger, pull out...

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  • Author: Disney Book Group
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: * Kids: Children's, * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Disney Press

Bastion - The Collegium Chronicles #5, A Valdemar Novel

This fantasy story is part of a series which centers around a well-developed world that features arcane beings known as Companions, which look like horses yet have far more exceptional capabilities, not least of which is their ability to co...

4 Stars
  • Author: Mercedes Lackey
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: DAW

The Sword of Demelza

When Erik and Emma, two young marsupials, befriend an orphaned red fox named Devon, it’s a very odd friendship to say the least. Normally these two different animals would be enemies, but because of the devastation caused by the evil king,...

5 Stars

Battle for the Blood - Latter-Day Olympians, #4

There is one word that comes to mind when I think about this novel: explosive. Let me also say that it was explosive in all the best ways. Battle for the Blood is the 4th book in author Lucienne Diver’s outstanding Latter Day Olympian’s ser...

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The Leopard - Marakand, #1

Well The Leopard started out OK with goddesses and a woman searching for an assassin. What is with all the spy and assassin books I've been reading? I really loved this world. Being Pagan I devour almost anything that deals with old religio...

3 Stars

Rebel Nation - Nation, #2

Rebel Nation is A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!! Ok so when I grabbed this I was an idiot and didn't know that it was a book two. So I tracked down a copy of book one and read that as well. Then I devoured book two! O look at the cute puppy on the cover, ha...

5 Stars

The Tears of the Rose - The Twelve Kingdoms, #2

This book is a series redeemer! OK. For me book one was a train wreck. If you follow my site you will know what I'm talking about. The first half of the book oozes nothing but teen YA vibes, then you get to the other half and BOOM it’s all...

5 Stars

Stranger

So after the first two chapters I started to get really scared. I’ve had issues with books that are over like 2 POVs and this has 5! But that was fine. Each character had their own very distinct voice. So it didn't mess the story up and it...

5 Stars

PathFinder - TodHunter Moon, #1 / World of Septimus Heap

There comes a time when you read a series (like The Selection by Keira Cass & Harry Potter) and then that series ends and your life is over. When the last book came out of Septimus Heap, I read it. I think I was in a dark place for a little...

5 Stars

The Future Falls - Enchantment Emporium, #3

This inventive series combines sly humor, creative twists on elements of fantasy and plenty of earthy allusions. The wide variety of beings which interact, both on a intimate basis and on a more global scale, give rise to both humorous and...

4 Stars
  • Author: Tanya Huff
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy
  • Publisher: DAW

Life Behind the Wall - Candy Bombers, Beetle Bunker, and Smuggler's Treasure

Have you ever wanted to know how it felt to be a teenager growing up in Berlin…after Hitler killed himself? What about during the time when the wall was just built? Or even when it finally opened the borders to everyone? If so I recommend y...

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The Fire Prince - The Cursed Kingdoms, #2

The author did a wonderful job with this second book of The Cursed Kingdoms series. I have to say that although I didn’t read book one I didn’t feel too lost. I have since went back and read book one and although that gave me some much need...

5 Stars

Demons in My Driveway - A Monster Haven Story, #5

This is such a fun series with each book building in the previous so it would be best if you start at the beginning and read in order. However, you may still enjoy just reading this one but it may not always make sense to you. This book is...

5 Stars

Crewel - Crewel World, #1

Crewel by Gennifer Albin is the first of three books published in this series. There are a lot of paranormal YA stories out there and to find a unique world is rare so I consider this book a real gem. The story is set in a place called Arra...

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The Curse of the Thrax - Bloodsword Trilogy, #1

I did not finish this story due to the fact that it has some major problems including the world the author created for this story. Sadly it was such a mess it made it difficult to follow the storyline. The characters’ names themselves were...

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Dumah's Demons - AngelFire Chronicles, #1.5

Having read both books 1 and 2 of the Angelfire series by author Ami Blackwelder, I knew Dumah’s Demons would be a perfect complement to the series. I was not disappointed in the least. This novella tells the story of Dumah, Kian’s troubled...

4 Stars

The Winter Long - An October Daye Novel, #8

Toby Daye is about to get her world turned upside in this eighth installment in the October Daye series. Ms. McGuire is a master storyteller that will keep you coming back for more! In ROSEMARY AND RUE October was changed into a fish by Sim...

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Frostbitten

Frostbitten is a well written paranormal story of a young girl who has had it rough. Enter a good looking male lead who just so happens to have a small secret. Well maybe not so small. He's a werewolf. Ms. Beck has done a great job of creat...

4 Stars

Incarnate - A Spellmason Chronicle, #3

I did not read this series in order. I just received the third and final installment. I must say that this series would be best if read in order…like I should have done! I missed a lot of back story and character growth. That being said, I...

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The Ghosts of Watt O'Hugh - Watt O'Hugh, #1

Do you believe in Ghosts? One person does and his name is Watt O'Hugh the third. If you join him in his adventures you might just believe in ghosts too. The Ghost of Watt O'Hugh is the biography of a dying man and his wish to leave you with...

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Watt O'Hugh Underground - Watt O'Hugh, #2

Our Wild West hero is back. Did you miss him? I know I did. This is the second book in what is turning out to be a potentially good series. I would like to thank the author, Steven S. Drachmann, for providing me a great read. I hope I do it...

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Ready Player One

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline is the perfect novel for those who are nostalgic for the 1980’s, even as readers are transported to the year 2044, where most of the world prefers to spend their days in a virtual reality searching for a hid...

4 Stars
  • Author: Ernest Cline
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * SF: Science Fiction, * SUSP: Thriller
  • Publisher: Broadway Books

Frostborn - Thrones and Bones, #1

This fantasy story shows a friendship between two completely opposite people. However, they forge a strong bond and use each other’s strengths to their advantage. This story wields dragons, swords, undead minions, giants and trolls. There i...

4 Stars
  • Author: Lou Anders
  • Review by: TrinaC
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: ! Debut Title, * Kids: Children's, * SF: Fantasy, * Kids: Middle Grade
  • Publisher: Random House

Rise of the Blood - Latter-Day Olympians, #3

Wow! What a wild and crazy roller coaster ride of a story! Author Lucienne Diver has another amazing hit on her hands with this, the third installment in her wildly popular Latter Day Olympians series. Each of these books can easily stand o...

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Scarlet - Lunar Chronicles, #2

Scarlet by Marissa Meyer is the second story in the amazing Lunar Chronicles, which repackages classic fairytales in futuristic settings. There are two parallel storylines that will entertain readers, the continuing saga of Cinder and Princ...

4 Stars

Marvel Avengers Assemble in Action Poster-A-Page

This Marvel Avengers poster book is pretty cool. The colors are bright and I can see this book being a great Christmas present. With so many superhero TV shows and movies hitting the screens I know this will be a hit with a large group of p...

4 Stars

Break Out - A Blood Hunter Novel, #1

In a universe where immortality, religious beliefs, and credits are consistently warred over, is there room for love? Hunting, fighting, and womanizing are things that come naturally to Rico; being thrown into a confusing mass of feelings o...

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  • Author: Nina Croft
  • Review by: Yadkny
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * ROM: Paranormal, Love Story, * SF: Science Fiction, Vampires, Futuristic
  • Publisher: Entangled Select

Clariel - The Lost Abhorsen, #1

Although I had to get the cliff notes version of what the first three books were about. This one was ok at best. I think that there should have been more magic right off the bat. This is the long awaited conclusion to the Abhorsen series an...

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Another One Bites the Dust - Jensen Murphy, Ghost For Hire, #2

It took me a few minutes to stop humming the song conjured by this title and concentrate on this exciting paranormal story but I was quickly drawn into this world that is peopled by charismatic and mysterious beings. Not being familiar with...

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  • Author: Chris Marie Green
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Ghosts, * PARA: Urban Fantasy
  • Publisher: ROC

The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel Volume 1

The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel, Volume 1, is a successful adaption by P. Craig Russell of Neil Gaiman's Newbery Medal-winning novel. Its 200 pages, divided into 5 chapters (with an interlude), where each portion is illustrated by a differ...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Neil Gaiman, P. Craig Russell
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Kids: Children's, * PARA: Supernatural, * Kids: Middle Grade
  • Publisher: HarperCollins

Dark Matter - Star Carrier: Book Five

According to the definition in this novel, “dark matter” is “gravitational leakage from a parallel universe.” But in this fifth installment of Ian Douglas’ 'Star Carrier' series, the characters in this story face something very dark, in the...

5 Stars

Deadly Curiosities - Book 1

Trifles and Folly, a quaint antique and curio shop in Charleston is more than it seems. Cassidy Kincaide runs the shop, purchasing dangerous items and keeping them from causing mayhem. Luckily, her ability to sense the history of anything s...

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  • Author: Gail Z. Martin
  • Review by: Leslee
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * PARA: Urban Fantasy, Vampires
  • Publisher: Solaris

Broken Soul - Jane Yellowrock, #8

I am a huge fan of Faith Hunter and her heroine, Jane Yellowrock. I especially got a huge smile on my face, seeing my quote on the cover of "Broken Soul". I know that at some point I will run out of superlative things to say about a Jane Ye...

5 Stars
  • Author: Faith Hunter
  • Review by: Leslee
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * PARA: Urban Fantasy, Vampires
  • Publisher: ROC

Black Spring - Black Wings #7

The one thing that is a hallmark of these creative paranormal stories is that Maddy is fiercely protective of those she cares about and always willing to rush to their defense...whether she has a plan of attack or not...and this story is no...

4 Stars
  • Author: Christina Henry
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Angels, * PARA: Urban Fantasy, Vampires
  • Publisher: ACE

The Way to Babylon

Overall, this was an enjoyable journey into a fantasy realm. Readers are pulled along as they wonder what will the main character do with his circumstances. How can he take his dark life and find new meaning and happiness? Will journeying i...

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Exo - A Jumper Novel

Exo gets a 5 star rating from me. Well when I saw this I jumped at the chance to read about Jumper. I fell in love with the books after I saw the movie a while back ago. Well although the books and movie are worlds apart, I have to say that...

5 Stars

People of the Morning Star - North America's Forgotten Past

Having read some of W. Michael Gear and Kathleen O’Neal Gear’s previous books, I was intrigued to start their newest book, “People of the Morning Star”. Covering the tribes living in what is now known as the Cahokia Mounds, the book is set...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Kathleen O'Neal Gear, W. Michael Gear
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy, * HIST: Historical Fiction, Native American
  • Publisher: Tor Books

Motherless Child

Motherless Child does a wonderful job of presenting readers with the darker side of vampirism. When unmarried mothers Natalie and Sophie leave their trailer park to let off a little steam at a local bar; they have no idea that a night with...

4 Stars

Reckoning - A Fallen Siren Novel, #2

Readers are pulled into this riveting urban fantasy. While struggling with their relationship, FBI Agents Emma and Zack try to unravel the mystery behind a series of kidnappings. They become entangled with political tensions in the vampire...

4 Stars

Girl on a Wire

Girl on a Wire was a slow story with a blend of magic/paranormal. The story is told through the eyes of talented 16 year old Jules. Girl on a Wire takes us through the life of two circus families that have been rivals for years. I thought t...

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  • Author: Gwenda Bond
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy, Love Story, * PARA: Supernatural, Young Adult
  • Publisher: Skyscape

Omens - A Cainsville Novel, #1

There are intriguing subtleties in this paranormal tale but it definitely takes its time building to a compelling story. I enjoy this author’s style and have been a big fan of many of her other stories, but I am not as enthralled (yet) by t...

4 Stars
  • Author: Kelley Armstrong
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * PARA: Supernatural, Chiller
  • Publisher: Dutton Adult

A Different Kingdom

I loved the fantasy elements in this story. It reminded me of other epic adventure stories I've read before. Michael Fay is a farm town kid with dreams of an epic quest, knights, fairies and damsels in distress. After he meets Cat he is pul...

4 Stars

Alias Hook

Alias Hook by Lisa Jensen is an adult retelling of a childhood classic story done right! I love it when authors put their own spin on classic tales or presents a story from a different perspective. In this case, Alias Hook is from Captain H...

4 Stars

The Mythology of Grimm - The Fairy Tale and Folklore Roots of the Popular TV Show

The Mythology of Grimm by Nathan Robert Brown analyzes one of my favorite shows, Grimm, and the fairy tales and folklore incorporated into the show. As this book is not endorsed by the show, the only connection to Grimm, the TV show, is thr...

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  • Author: Nathan Robert Brown
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths, Movies or TV / Adaptations, * PARA: Supernatural
  • Publisher: Berkley

Karma - Karma Series

If you're looking for a unique and creative urban fantasy you should run and buy this book now. What a great story this was. I loved the world the author created. The story starts when our heroine Camilla is murdered. At the scene a man nam...

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Science Fiction 101: Exploring the Craft of Science Fiction

Before I start this review, let me just say that I am not familiar with the work of Robert Silverberg. My husband has read his books and they’re on our shelf, but I don’t know his work. That said, I came to this book hoping to glean some go...

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  • Author: Robert K. Silverberg
  • Review by: DawnColclasure
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: ! Collections & Anthologies, * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: ROC

The Slanted Worlds - Chronoptika, #2

I have to say that after reading book one I picked up book two and finished it in less than a day. This book, book two in the Chronoptika series is an amazing sequel. I loved it even more than the first book. The Slanted Worlds is faster pa...

5 Stars

The Copernicus Legacy - The Serpent's Curse, #2

I love this book! I started The Copernicus Legacy as soon as I finished book one. It was 1am in the morning, but I had to go continue the series. I devoured both the first and second books. I can hardly wait to get the next one. The Coperni...

5 Stars

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