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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

The House of the Four Winds - One Dozen Daughters, #1

First off you have to love this cover! If you don't there is something wrong with you :). The second thing is that this book is written by none other than Mercedes Lackey, so how could it not be good! In many ways I LOVED this book! It was...

3 Stars

Shadows

In Shadows, by E.C. Blake, I found a world filled with magic and special people. Mara Holdfast is an intriguing main character. The author weaves a journey for her that many will connect with. It was fun to go through every emotion with her...

4 Stars

The Midnight Queen - A Noctis Magicae Novel, #1

If you're looking for an easy, well balanced, fantasy/historical read then this is definitely the one for you. With a breathtaking cover and a great slow to start romance this one will have you reading until the owls hoot. I have to say tha...

5 Stars
  • Author: Sylvia Izzo Hunter
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: Debut Title, * SF: Fantasy, Regency
  • Publisher: ACE

Stolen Dreams - A Cassie Scot Novel

This was a wonderfully imaginative way to end the series and provided both poignant scenes and lots of unexpected surprises. It was a little overwhelming trying to remember who some of the players were at first, and I strongly recommend tha...

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Unwept - The Nightbirds, #1

Unwept really grabbed me to begin with. After about 100 pages I thought I was going to stop, but I ended up continuing on. It just became one messy story where nothing made sense. I understood that they were trying to give us bits and piece...

3 Stars
  • Authors: Tracy Hickman, Laura Hickman
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy, * SUSP: Mystery, * PARA: Supernatural
  • Publisher: Tor Books

The Witch with No Name - Hollows - The Final Book

It’s sad to see the series end, but what a way to end!!! I have followed this series from the start and have loved everyone! Rachel and Trent are the most kick ass couple ever!!! I do not want to give anything away and the author doesn’t wa...

5 Stars

Zomburbia - Zombie Apocalypse Series, #1

Perhaps because it's starting to feel like the zombie craze is on its way out...this feels like a last quick grasp onto the fad. Don't get me wrong, spinning the idea that zombies are kind of this background supporting character instead of...

3 Stars
  • Author: Adam J. Gallardo
  • Review by: Emireally
  • Genre: Teen
  • Tags: * SUSP: Horror, * PARA: Supernatural, Young Adult, Zombies
  • Publisher: K-Teen

The Wicked

I have read previous books by Douglas Nicholas and I’m sad to say The Wicked does not live up to his other work. For some reason, this book just didn't mesh with me. This author is normally my go to for science fiction reads, but I felt tha...

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The House of Small Shadows

I am a huge Adam Nevill fan and was so excited to hear he had written a new book. When I received The House of Small Shadows in the mail I opened it immediately and began to read. The cover is quite macabre and a good introduction to the st...

4 Stars

Torch Song - The Blackjack Trilogy, #1

Rica has been hired by a local government official to find out whether a local casino owner is trying to build an army that will eventually overthrow the government. Shelley Singer does an excellent job of describing a bleak future of the U...

3 Stars

Mr. Mercedes

Stephen King is my favorite author and this book reminded me why. It starts off with people vying for a job in a bad economy. That in itself is very relatable to a lot of people. Then it introduces the people waiting just to kill them secon...

5 Stars

Maplecroft - The Borden Dispatches, #1

Maplecroft is written from various points of view, by way of letters and journals. Although, the story itself was very interesting, because of the way it was written, it was a challenge to follow. I thought the characters were realistic for...

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  • Author: Cherie Priest
  • Review by: Simone
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: Dark Fantasy, * SF: Fantasy, * HIST: Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: ROC

Sleepy Hollow - Children of the Revolution

When Ichabod Crane, a soldier from the Colonial Army, finds himself resurrected more than two centuries after he was killed, he’s bewildered to say the least. He can’t believe the world that surrounds him now, let alone why he is even alive...

3 Stars

Wolfsbane - Rebel Angel Series, #3

This fascinating fantasy series is most striking because it gives such a vivid picture of a very alien people and makes their harsh life and dealings with one another completely believable. There is a chilling logic to the way they treat ea...

4 Stars
  • Author: Gillian Philip
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy
  • Publisher: Tor Books

Magic Breaks - Kate Daniels

Loved, Loved, Loved it!!! I finished Magic Breaks in one sitting, I just could not put it down. This is hands down the best urban fantasy series out there. Ilona Andrews knocks it out of the park again!!! Magic Breaks starts off with a litt...

5 Stars

Storm Siren

My Review: 5 Meat Eating Horses (you've got to read the book to understand that one!) I have to say that I really wonder why these books are published with certain publishers. This is another one that was published via HarperCollins Christi...

5 Stars

Shadowbound - The Shadow World Novels, #4

Shadowbound is the latest in a very good series that continues to keep the attention of the urban fantasy reader. I love the characters in this series and how they are growing with each book. Ms. Sylvan is very good about coming out of nowh...

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  • Author: Dianne Sylvan
  • Review by: Missyb0103
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * PARA: Urban Fantasy, Vampires
  • Publisher: ACE

Iron Night - A Generation V Novel, #2

Fortitude Scott is a vampire who works as a waiter in a restaurant. He has a normal job like humans and he has problems just like normal humans. You see his boss does not really like him. I am sure nobody wants to work with a boss who hates...

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Legally Undead - Vampirarchy, #1

Elle Dupree has her life all planed out. She has a perfect wedding to plan for herself and she is on her way to getting her Ph.D. She has a loving fiancé and a great career ahead of her. So what can possibly go wrong? However, on her way ho...

4 Stars

From Fear to Eternity - An Immortality Bites Mystery, #3

From Fear to Eternity is the third offering in Michelle Rowan’s Immortality Bites paranormal mystery series which chronicles the adventures of fledgling vampire Sarah Dearly and her master vampire husband Thierry. They’ve been summoned to a...

4 Stars

Red Delicious - A Siobhan Quinn Novel

Becoming entangled in underworld politics may be hazardous to Siobhan’s life in this thrilling urban fantasy. Quinn sets out to find the daughter of a prominent necromancer and ends up in the middle of two opposing forces. The fast paced pl...

3 Stars
  • Authors: Kathleen Tierney, Caitlin R. Kiernan
  • Review by: Evampire
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Demons, * PARA: Supernatural, Shapeshifters, * PARA: Urban Fantasy, Vampires, Werewolves
  • Publisher: ROC

House Immortal - A House Immortal Novel, #1

This is an exciting new series by a masterful storyteller, Devon Monk. While it may take you a while to get into the story as it progresses everything seems to fall into place. There are a lot of characters plus a world to explore, figure o...

4 Stars
  • Author: Devon Monk
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * PARA: Urban Fantasy
  • Publisher: ROC

Steadfast - Beyond the Frontier / The Lost Fleet

It’s always fascinating to visit the universe that this imaginative author has created, especially since his characters face such interesting conundrums. The issues of biological warfare and the problem facing those who lose control of thei...

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  • Author: Jack Campbell
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: ACE

Blood Kin

The setting for Blood Kin takes place between 1930 until modern day. It’s set in the Appalachian Mountains. They say that you can't judge a book by its cover, but this cover just made me want to open up the book and start reading. It has a...

4 Stars
  • Author: Steve Rasnic Tem
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Ghosts, Gothic, * SUSP: Horror, * PARA: Supernatural
  • Publisher: Solaris

Spirits of Ash and Foam - A Rain of the Ghosts Novel, #2

Spirits of Ash and Foam is the second book in the A Rain of the Ghosts series. The first book, Rain of the Ghosts, was a quick read that kept me reading. I have been looking forward to Spirits of Ash and Foam since I ended book one. Yet, un...

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Alien Collective

It’s always fun to read about the fast and furious events in Kitty’s life, accompanied by the eclectic soundtrack that vacillates from being hints from the mysterious Algar to background music for the intense action taking place, the intera...

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  • Author: Gini Koch
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: DAW

Resurrection - Blood of the Lamb: Book Three

I thoroughly enjoyed this book; I felt many different emotions from sadness to joy. Seeing Lazarus and Maryam develop into more mature characters was very refreshing. Lazarus finally redeemed himself from his past behaviors. It was good get...

4 Stars

Free Agent - A Grimm Agency Novel, #1

This was a quirky, surprisingly emotional read. Marissa is a lonely and isolated character, because she has no choice at all. She keeps her life very barren, had Grimm lock away her memories so they can’t hurt her. The world she inhabits is...

4 Stars
  • Author: J. C. Nelson
  • Review by: Leslee
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Debut Title, Fae / Elves, Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths, * PARA: Urban Fantasy
  • Publisher: ACE

The Final Formula - The Final Formula Series, #1

Addie is an alchemist who has temporarily lost her memory. She has no clue what caused her memory loss, but she is determined to find out what happened. With her sharp mind and clever tongue, she easily gets involved in dangerous situations...

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The Only Sorceress - The Only Sorceress, 1

Okay, I'm going to say upfront that I liked this, I got the second book and I'm going to read the third book when it comes out -- but whoa trope city. I like Kora. She's spunky, funny and she's mostly got a good head on her shoulders. She's...

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Doctor Who: The Wheel of Ice

The TARDIS gonna land where the TARDIS gonna land. That seems to be the case in this installment of Doctor Who fanfiction, in which the Doctor and his companions, Zoe and Jamie, end up stranded on Saturn after the TARDIS detects a direct co...

5 Stars

Tales of the Hidden World

Tales of the hidden world is an interesting collection of a multitude of different short stories by Simon R. Green. Many of the stories are set in familiar worlds of his other novels like the Nightside or Drood Hall, as well as each story h...

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Reborn - Shadow Falls: After Dark, #1

Reborn is definitely a book for those who love C.C. Hunter’s Shadow Falls series. I for one ADORED IT! This new spin off series picks up where the Shadow Falls series left off. Were back at our favorite camp/boarding school and ready and wi...

5 Stars

Resistance

Resistance is a fresh take on the modern day superhero is chalk full of excitement and adrenaline rushes. The author plays around with sprinkling pop culture references throughout-which only adds to the entertainment factor. While it took m...

4 Stars
  • Author: Samit Basu
  • Review by: Emireally
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: Action & Adventure, * PARA: Supernatural, * SF: Science Fiction, Superpowers / Superheroes
  • Publisher: Titan Books

Strange Country

At three in the morning, you would think most people would be in bed fast asleep. That's not how it goes for Boyd Davies, Deputy Sheriff. He's been called out about a possible prowler. After he checks everything inside and out of the woman'...

4 Stars
  • Author: Deborah Coates
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Ghosts, * PARA: Supernatural, * SF: Science Fiction, * PARA: Urban Fantasy
  • Publisher: Tor Books

Witches in Red - A Novel of the Mist-Torn Witches, #2

Witches in Red is the second book in the Mist-Torn Witches series. I enjoyed this book so much. I didn't get a chance to read book one (The Mist-Torn Witches) in the series, but I do suggest other readers start with book one. We start with...

5 Stars
  • Author: Barb Hendee
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * PARA: Supernatural, * PARA: Urban Fantasy, Witch / Warlock / Wizard
  • Publisher: ROC

Flight from Hell - An Otherworld Novella

This was another great read by Yasmine Galenorn and an awesome addition to the series. I love how Flight from Hell opened and closed with the character Shimmer. We not only got a glimpse into what her life was like but what she was feeling...

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  • Author: Yasmine Galenorn
  • Review by: Confusedagony
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: ! Under 45k Words, Demons, Dragons, Shapeshifters, * PARA: Urban Fantasy, Vampires
  • Publisher: InterMix

Fireborn - Souls of Fire, #1

"Fireborn" by Keri Arthur wasn't what I was expecting. The first half of the book was super slow, and I hate to say this about my favorite author, but the story just seemed dry and lacking the adventure I was seeking in this new series. I r...

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The Tomb of Shadows - Seven Wonders Book 3

"Seven Wonders: The Tomb Of Shadows" is by far the best book I've read this year. And it is the best book of the Seven Wonders series as of yet. Aly, Cass & Jack are truly put through the ringer in this next adventure. And some HUGE secrets...

5 Stars
  • Author: Peter Lerangis
  • Review by: Orangepeacock
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: Action & Adventure, Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths, * SF: Fantasy, Middle Grade
  • Publisher: HarperCollins

The Seven Swords - Otherworld Chronicles #2

The Seven Swords grabbed my attention at the beginning of this story; however, it got monotonous in the middle with all the emotionally intense and colorful fighting sequences that occurred one after each other. Also unlike the first book,...

3 Stars

Havoc - The Dred Chronicles, #2

What an intense follow up to Perdition! Dred and Jael have faced loss and struggle but with a group of mercenaries hell bent on taking them out. The battle scenes are intense and the losses are brutal. The urgency is palpable as you read, c...

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  • Author: Ann Aguirre
  • Review by: Leslee
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: ACE

The Book of Life - All Souls Trilogy, #3

One is tempted to believe that the author must have witch blood in her due to her remarkable ability to gather disparate threads and keep them from tangling while weaving such an intricate tapestry that spans three volumes and still leaves...

5 Stars
  • Author: Deborah Harkness
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * PARA: Supernatural, * PARA: Urban Fantasy, Vampires, Witch / Warlock / Wizard
  • Publisher: Viking Adult

Alien 3 - The Official Movie Novelization

Alien 3 is an interesting book. I have already seen the movie and read several of the Alien books. So I kind of knew what to expect. I liked the first part of the book where it talked about Bad Dreams. The thing about nightmares is they kee...

4 Stars
  • Author: Alan Dean Foster
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: Movies or TV / Adaptations, * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Titan Books

The Glass Sentence - The Mapmakers Trilogy, #1

The Glass Sentence is a truly fascinating story. The premise of a world fractured into different times is an exciting one. The book is the beginning of a series aimed at middle school aged kids. I did have my 12 year old read it to get a ki...

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  • Author: S. E. Grove
  • Review by: Emma
  • Genre: Sci-Fi
  • Tags: Debut Title, Action & Adventure, * SF: Fantasy, * HIST: Historical Fiction, Middle Grade
  • Publisher: Viking Juvenile

Lovecraft's Monsters

I LOVED this book. I love retellings, especially horror, and these were done in a great way. From sea creatures to demons there is a story for everyone. After I read this book I read the originals and I was very happy with the way this book...

5 Stars

Free to Fall

I really did try to love Free to Fall. I ended up reading the last few pages after getting almost 200 pages in. The ending ended a little weird. I can’t say much about it since it would be a major spoiler. The beginning of this one is very...

3 Stars

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