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King of Thorns - The Broken Empire, #2

I was never one big on epic fantasy. Notice I used the past tense. Last year’s debut of Mark Lawrence’s Prince of Thorns changed my opinion on the genre. King of Thorns, book two in the saga continues as King Jorg stands upon his castle on...

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Hunter and Fox - Shifted World

What a truly mind bending experience, "Hunter and Fox" has an amazing and captivating world that I couldn't pull myself away from. This book is one of the most unique stories I have read, Ms. Ballantine creates a world that I found inspirin...

4 Stars

Against All Things Ending - The Last Chronicles of Thomas Covenant

Against All Things Ending is a decent fantasy novel. Many aspects reminded me of Tolkien as Donaldson creates a vivid world that is beautiful and full of magic. The detail he uses to describe the land and the varying races that live there i...

3 Stars

The Ruined City - Veiled Isles Trilogy, #2

In this sequel the reader becomes pulled into a world that begins to fall apart. There is magic, adventure, love, the plague and the walking dead. The main characters in this story are fleshed out and interesting. The once lovely world is n...

4 Stars

Bumble - Legend of the Ir'Indicti #1

An absolutely enchanting tale that I just couldn’t stop reading once I started. Ashe and his best friend Sali, a werewolf were such fascinating, likable characters. I easily pictured the hidden town of Cloud Chief. It became a real place in...

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  • Author: Connie Suttle
  • Review by: Laurie-J
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Supernatural, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: Connie Suttle

The Diviner

The Diviner at once seemed longer than it actually was and way, way too short. A story of treachery, vengeance, magic, and survival, the book drew me in from the opening paragraph and kept my interest to the end. What I enjoyed about The Di...

5 Stars

Humanless - Book #1

Humanless is a truly moving epic of a story in a manageable length. I simply adore the storyline, and the characters are utterly charming from the first page. There were numerous laugh out loud moments, as well as several that had me ponder...

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Banner of the Damned

Banner of the Damned provides a sweeping tale spanning the world first shown in the author's Inda books (although not part of the Inda series as the events in Banner are about 400 years after those events). The way the book is written may n...

5 Stars

Dark Companion

I can honestly say this is one of the best YA books I have read! Jane is a wonderful character, wary of her surroundings but determined to eek every advantage out of it. She is portrayed so genuinely, a product of her upbringing in the fost...

5 Stars
  • Author: Marta Acosta
  • Review by: Leslee
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Tor Teen

Spellcrossed

“Spellcrossed” by Barbara Ashford is a charming emotional read that tugged at my heartstrings beginning with the reminder of the events that transpired in the first book, “Spellcast”. The author vividly creates the ambience of small town th...

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Home From the Sea - An Elemental Masters Novel

“Home From the Sea” by Mercedes Lackey is Book Seven of her ‘Elemental Masters’ series. The intrepid young ladies Nan and Sarah have returned to England from their adventures in Africa, naturally accompanied by their avian friends and mento...

4 Stars

Heir of Novron - Riyria Revelations, #3

“Heir of Novron” is the third two volume set in the ‘Riyria Revelations’ fantasy series by Michael J. Sullivan. The first volume in this work, “Wintertide”, picks up immediately after the events in “Rise of Empire” as the plans proceed to u...

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Legends of the Dragonrealm Vol. III

I have always liked stories involving dragons. So, between that and an intriguing blurb, I picked up Legends of the Dragonrealm Vol. III. While I did enjoy reading the stories in this volume and having a glimpse into the Dragonrealm, I migh...

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Shadow Raiders - The Dragon Brigade, #1

“Shadow Raiders” by Margaret Weis and Robert Krammes is the first volume in the ‘Dragon Brigade’ series. An intriguing introduction to the complicated world of Aeronne where the seven continents are surrounded by air which is considered the...

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  • Authors: Margaret Weis, Robert Krammes
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * Fantasy
  • Publisher: DAW

Legacy of Kings - Book Three of the Magister Trilogy

The magical shield called The Wrath that was created centuries ago by powerful witches to trap The Souleaters has failed. Now the creatures are feeding once again and they have adapted and changed. Already violent and dangerous before becom...

4 Stars

Naamah's Blessing - End of the Naamah Trilogy

This is the third and final book in the Naamah Trilogy. This setting is in the same historic world as the Kushiel Legacy which is comprised of the Phedre Trilogy and the Imriel Trilogy. It is the continued ongoing timeline, so a bit further...

5 Stars

Tiger's Curse - Book 1 in the Tiger's Curse Series

Kelsey Hayes has a life changing job and she just doesn’t know it yet. When she took a temporary job looking after a tiger, she did not expect it to change her life forever. After taking care of and bonding with her "Tiger", Kelsey is surpr...

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Citadels of the Lost - The Annals of Drakis, #2

This is the second book in the series The Annals of Drakis by Tracy Hickman. It picks up where the first book ended making an almost seamless story. While it is possible to pick this book up and enjoy it, it really would be better after rea...

5 Stars

The Impossible Cube - A Novel of the Clockwork Empire, 2

The Impossible Cube, second book in the Clockwork Empire series, picks up where The Doomsday Vault left off. Gavin and Alice are traveling as fast as they can to China to find a cure for the clockwork plague that is slowly killing Gavin. Al...

4 Stars

All Spell Breaks Loose

Raine Benares was just a seeker until she ended up bonded to a rock called Saghred. After that, she had all kinds of problems. First, Saghred wanted to be fed souls and it wanted Raine to draw power for it which would drive her insane. Now,...

5 Stars

Lies Beneath

This is a delicious supernatural romance that draws on the darker aspects of the mer mythology, where they entrapped lovesick sailors or overturned boats and drowned their dislodged occupants for pleasure. The novel enfolds entirely from th...

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  • Author: Anne Greenwood Brown
  • Review by: Crisgee
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Random House

Chicory Up - The Pixie Chronicles, #2

An imaginative light read that explores the differences between Pixies and Faeries as they grapple for territory amongst mostly oblivious humans. It would be helpful to have some familiarity with the first book in the series, ‘Thistle Down’...

4 Stars

Leaves of Flame

Leaves of Flame was the first book I read by Benjamin Tate and I really enjoyed reading the book. The book drew me in from the first and kept me hooked until the last page. What I like most about the book is how, for me, there is a seemless...

4 Stars

Covenant of War - Lion of War Series

Covenant of War is, for me, a great read thanks to the author and the way he writes. It is a story that is told in vivid detail that brings the story alive through its setting, its characters, and its story. The reader, or at least this rea...

4 Stars

Dark Frost - Mythos Academy, #3

“Dark Frost” by Jennifer Estep is the next in the mesmerizing Mythos Academy series, a group of young adult paranormal books that follow Gwen Frost, the seventeen year old Gypsy who has the gift of psychometry (the ability to read past even...

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  • Author: Jennifer Estep
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Supernatural, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Kensington Books

Suburban Gnome Invasion

Arnaldur really didn’t want his wife Susan to inform him that they had a gnome living under their house. The last time Arnaldur met up with a gnome he spent around $1500 in medical bills. It’s not that gnomes are big and mean because they a...

4 Stars

Rise of Empire - Riyria Revelations, #2

“Rise of Empire” by Michael J. Sullivan is the second of his two book volumes in the ‘Riyria Revelations’ series. In the first book of this volume, “Nyphron Rising”, Hadrian and Royce are being employed by the kingdom of Melengar to obtain...

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Stolen Away

Lord Strahan, King of Faery, has just kidnapped Eloise Hart. Eloise had no idea that the world of the Faery had even existed before this. While Strahan was only supposed to rule for seven years, now he doesn't want to give up the crown. Elo...

4 Stars

The Drowning Girl

Caitlin Kiernan is a name that has been circling around horror book groups for a while now. So when I had a chance to read and review one of her books I jumped at the chance. I've always been fascinated by mental illnesses. Schizophrenia in...

5 Stars

Facing the Hunchback of Notre Dame - The Enchanted Attic, #1

L.L. Samson puts a very interesting spin on things in The Enchanted Attic: Facing the Hunchback. What I liked most about the book was the blending of different character personalities from Linus to Ophelia to Walter to Cato and, of course,...

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The Third Section - The Danilov Quintet, #3

These are not your Twilight, non-blood drinking, romantic, or emotionally tortured vampires. These have all the compassion of a Jack-the –Ripper or a Zodiac killer. They must drink blood to stay alive and they are not kind. They get the mos...

4 Stars

The Vicious Deep

A wicked storm sweeps lifeguard Tristan out to sea, and as he comes to, he realizes things are not as they seem. He starts growing strange scales along his arms and scratches appear on the side of his neck. After learning his true identity...

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Shifters

I want to say upfront that I read an ARC edition (maybe even a galley) and that means the finished product might be different. Shifters begins clumsily as Lilburn tries to get across that her characters are special-special kids, in a specia...

3 Stars
  • Author: Halli Dee Lilburn
  • Review by: Lexile
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: Imajin Books

Destroyer of Worlds - Kingdom of the Serpent, Book 3

If you have traveled with the whole crew and read the prior book, you have the character you most identify with already in mind. Their strengths and weakness’, loves and hates are pretty clearly defined for you already. If that is the case,...

4 Stars

Lance of Earth and Sky - The Chaos Knight, Book Two

Welcome to Book 2 of the Chaos Knight series, where our intrepid hero Vidarian Rulorat gets to fix the problems that came with opening the gate between worlds. Right up front if you haven't read the first book, read it. Its enjoyable and ha...

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A Soul For Trouble - Book 1 of the Soulbearer Trilogy

Arden Lesstymine has lost everything that she cared about and was making her living as a bar-maid in the town of Wallus. Everyone called her “Trouble” because of her blond hair, blue eyes and that she was able to perform magic, which was ou...

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Life Guards in the Hamptons - A Willow Tate Novel, #4

Please note this is book 4 in the series, I didn't read book 3 FIREWORKS IN THE HAMPTONS, so I'm going into this a little behind the times. Once again we return to the world of Willow Tate, graphic novelist by choice and Visualizer against...

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  • Author: Celia Jerome
  • Review by: Lexile
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: DAW

The Girl in the Clockwork Collar - The Steampunk Chronicles, #2

Kady Cross does an amazing job of providing historical insight and steampunk attractions. The Girl in the Clockwork Collar picks up shortly after where The Girl in the Steel Corset ends. Instead of taking place in England, this sequel takes...

4 Stars
  • Author: Kady Cross
  • Review by: Sarah Dizon
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, * Science Fiction, Steampunk, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Inkyard Press

Gerald and the Wee People

Gerald has watched the wee people for years. In the woods near his home is a peculiar cleared area. For some reason, Gerald is able to see into that area and view a different world. Vernon, Gerald’s best friend, is not able to see beyond th...

4 Stars

Shadow's Master - Shadow, #3

The good news is that except for the character growth of Caim, if a reader happens upon SHADOW'S MASTER before the first two novels (SHADOW'S SON and SHADOW'S LURE) they won't be lost. More so than the first book into the second, Sprunk giv...

4 Stars

Theft of Swords - Riyria Revelations, #1

“The Crown Conspiracy” by Michael J. Sullivan is part one of his “Theft of Swords: Volume One of the Riyria Revelations”. Hadrian Blackwater and Royce Melborn are a pair of entrepreneurs (or is that thieves?) known as the Riyria. Their repu...

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Queen of Kings - The Immortal Story of Cleopatra

What if Cleopatra were immortal with a blood lust unsurpassed by anything ever seen? That is one of the questions that this author addresses. Cleopatra is in mourning, her husband and lover Marc Antony lies dead at his own hand believing th...

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The Modern Fae's Guide to Surviving Humanity

We've all read stories about the fae throughout history but how do these magical creatures make their way through today's world of technology? This collection of short stories showcase a new twist on these supernatural creatures, penned by...

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  • Authors: Joshua Palmatier, Patricia Bray
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Fantasy
  • Publisher: DAW

Black Howl - Black Wings #3

“Black Howl” by Christina Henry is a ‘Black Wings’ novel which continues the complicated tale of Madeline (Maddy) Black, as she continues to juggle her job as an Agent of Death and the complications of her heritage. An uncomfortable relatio...

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

Blood Divided - Soul Born Saga, #2

Twenty years ago, there was a large war. After the war, the towns and kingdoms worked on restoring order and livelihoods. Twelve years ago, they gathered to elect someone to unite them all. Unanimously, it was decided that Duke Ethan Essex...

3 Stars

Shadow Eyes

This book kept me awake, reading way past my normal bedtime. The protagonist is clever, funny, and speaks with a compelling voice that drew me in to her story. Three years earlier, on Iris’s 14th birthday, there was a devastating event. Whe...

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Everspell - Spellbound series, #2

Everspell is the second book in the Spellbound series and gives readers a return to the lives of Logan and Serena. The two have grown up a bit more and Logan has moved out and into his new apartment. Serena is returning to school, but how g...

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Scourge - Lilith the Scourge, #1

Lilith the Scourge is a demon who formerly terrorized the human race. She is now a reformed demon, one who fights the good fights to help keep humans from harm. Her decision to turn from bad to good came with a hefty price tag; her demon fr...

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Fated - Alex Verus, #1

This is the first of the Alex Verus novels. We get introduced to the main players in this world (Alex, Luna, Starbreeze, Sonder, Talisid, Arachne, et al.) and get a very good introduction to a world that exists out of sight of our normal wo...

4 Stars
  • Author: Benedict Jacka
  • Review by: A.M. Donovan
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Goddess Interrupted - Goddess Test #2

Kate is about to be commit herself fully to Henry and become the Queen of the Underworld, when their ceremony is disrupted. The much diminished Greek gods, one who is Kate's mother and the other who is about to become her husband, are under...

3 Stars
  • Author: Aimee Carter
  • Review by: Crisgee
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, * Young Adult, Supernatural
  • Publisher: Inkyard Press

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