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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: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

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

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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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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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, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

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

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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White Heart of Justice - A Noon Onyx Novel, #3

What can I say, Ms. Archer has a gift of creating characters with depth, growth and confidence that will leave all urban fantasy lovers wanting more. White Heart of Justice finds our heroine Noon racing to find the White Heart of Justice, a...

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  • Author: Jill Archer
  • Review by: Missyb0103
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, New Adult & College
  • Publisher: ACE

Fiery Edge of Steel - A Noon Onyx Novel, #2

Fiery Edge of Steel is the second book in the Noon Onyx series. Book one, Dark Light of Day, set up Noon Onyx's story. In book one we were introduced to a character and a world that has some flaws. Both books keep readers intrigued, enterta...

4 Stars
  • Author: Jill Archer
  • Review by: Missyb0103
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * Fantasy, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, New Adult & College
  • Publisher: ACE

Target - Vicky Peterwald, #1

This is another fun addition to a very entertaining science fiction series that continues to explore the interaction between feuding humans who discover they have a common enemy in an inimical alien race. The deliberate obtuseness displayed...

4 Stars

Midnight Crossroad - Midnight, Texas, #1

This quirky and somewhat dark paranormal mystery is one of those stealth reads that starts very slowly and gradually builds momentum to its surprising conclusion. There are allusions to a couple of this author’s other series (‘Harper Connol...

Stars
  • Author: Charlaine Harris
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Games Creatures Play

This collection of short stories will grab your attention right from the first page and it will not let go until the very end. Being a big fan of Charlaine Harris it was her name that drew me to the book. As I read through each story I was...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Charlaine Harris, William Kent Krueger, Laura Lippman, Seanan McGuire, Brandon Sanderson
  • Review by: Gabrielle
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Supernatural, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Reave the Just and Other Tales

This isn't a new book for me. I've read most these short stories at one time or another although there were a few that have never been published before. I'm a big fan of Stephen Donaldson. It's really great to have these stories in one plac...

4 Stars

Labyrinth of Stars - A Hunter Kiss Novel, #5

This mesmerizing urban fantasy series continues to enthrall with its combination of intense action, horrific violence and searing loyalty and love. The twists that are the hallmark of these stories continue to be unveiled and the darkly hum...

Stars
  • Author: Marjorie M. Liu
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Night Broken - Mercy Thompson, #8

A call from Adam’s ex-wife comes when things are just settling down with the pack after the events in Frost Burned. Christy still has friends in the pack, a fact that has made it hard for Mercy to take her place as Adam’s mate. It makes it...

Stars
  • Author: Patricia Briggs
  • Review by: Leslee
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Silver Mirrors - An Apparatus Infernum Novel, #2

Inspectors Ritsuki and Mikani are called in for an important mission right on the heels of their last job; the one that almost killed them. The city is overrun with strange happenings, magic interfering with technology. The Counsel has requ...

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The Sharpest Blade - A Shadow Reader Novel, #3

This riveting addition to the 'Shadow Reader' series keeps the adrenaline pumping as McKenzie Lewis continues to be torn between two worlds and two lives. Having a normal life is finally in her grasp when a ruthless enemy strikes against he...

4 Stars
  • Author: Sandy Williams
  • Review by: Evampire
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Dragons Wild

I’ve read Robert Asprin’s books for years, starting with his M.Y.T.H. series and adding the Phule’s series. He’s always written hilariously funny fantasy novels, so I was delighted to discover he had another series featuring dragons. This f...

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The Shadowed Throne - The Risen Sun, #2

This very inventive paranormal story depicts complicated human-griffin relations as it continues to provide an amazing combination of surprising developments in a harsh world. These griffins have a very definite idea of how they expect matt...

4 Stars

Wakeworld - A Book of the Between, #2

This is the second installment of Kerry Schafer's 'The Between' series. This author brings us an urban fantasy that is different from the other ones out there. This book picks up where the first one left off. Ms. Schafer's characters and th...

4 Stars
  • Author: Kerry Schafer
  • Review by: Robin
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Night Owls - A Night Owls Novel, #1

Lauren M. Roy is definitely someone to watch in the Urban Fantasy scene. Night Owl's is wonderfully unique, and refreshing but still resonates with fans of the UF genre. Elly has not led a normal life. For her being on the run, hunting Cree...

4 Stars
  • Author: Lauren M. Roy
  • Review by: Sarah Dizon
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Debut Title, Supernatural, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Black Heart - Black Wings #6

This imaginative paranormal series is always like an amusement park ride with its unexpected twists and turns. I get frustrated with Maddy because she seems to repeat the same mistakes over and over but I can’t help liking her associates an...

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

Heaven's Fall - Heaven's Shadow

There is a breathtaking perspective provided in this imaginative tale that explores differences in philosophy and the culture-shock that is inevitable when vastly different paradigms interact. Despite the fact that I have not read the secon...

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  • Authors: David S. Goyer, Michael Cassutt
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: ACE

Perdition - The Dred Chronicles, #1

Rarely is an author able to return to a world with brand new characters and make me love them almost more than the original characters right off the bat. Ms. Aguirre returns to the world of Sirantha Jax, and many years have passed. Followin...

4 Stars

Defender - Kris Longknife, #11

This fun and entertaining addition to an exquisitely well-developed space opera saga provides the action and remarkable warfare that has characterized the series. There are a surprising number of relationships which seem to proliferate in t...

4 Stars

Stonecast - A Spellmason Chronicle, #2

Mr. Strout’s ability to weave a story based on a simple premise of family and friends takes this story to the next level. And while this novel is in a series, it provides enough background to allow a reader to jump into the series with litt...

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Royal Airs - An Elemental Blessings Novel

This lovely fantasy novel is an excellent addition to an intriguing series and provides a view of other ways the use of the elements can alter events as is demonstrated by the various primes in this society. I love the way the action gradua...

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Still Life with Shape-Shifter - A Shifting Circle Novel, #2

This thought-provoking paranormal story is not a happy-ever-after romance for most of the characters. It delves into the dichotomy between the life-spans of animals and those of humans and makes one look at the concept of shapeshifters with...

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  • Author: Sharon Shinn
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Robert Asprin's Dragons Run

This fun tale combines dragons, voodoo, ghosts, shapeshifters, a warlock, gambling and politics in a delightful mixture of events that provides an intriguing look at the even more colorful environs of New Orleans. The dual tales as Valerie...

4 Stars

Perilous Shield - The Lost Stars, #2

This science fiction story continues the entertaining series that is a spin-off of ‘The Lost Fleet’ series. Unfortunately, the story starts a little ponderously as some of the backstory is conveyed, partly because there are so many complex...

4 Stars

The Grendel Affair - A SPI Files Novel, #1

The Grendel Affair starts a brand new series by Lisa Shearin. Set in modern day New York City, the world developed is a wonderful blend of paranormal and normal. Secret organizations, various creatures of myths and adventures that the gener...

5 Stars
  • Author: Lisa Shearin
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Celtic Moon - Celtic Wolves, #1

Celtic Moon grabs the reader and never lets go until the end. With the fully-developed characters and vast amounts of scenarios and dialogues, the reader is in no way bored. She also includes in the back a glossary of terms and character, w...

4 Stars

Hellfire - Theirs Not to Reason Why, #3

This exciting addition to a fantastic space opera series continues to provide a mesmerizing multi-layered read. It is exhausting to think of all of the constant consultations performed by the heroine to make sure that events are unfolding a...

5 Stars

Triggers

This was a very good story that will be dearly loved by sci-fi folks. Right before a secret military operation is in the works there is an accident at a local Washington DC hospital. Before this happens however, there is an assassination at...

4 Stars

Magic Rises - Kate Daniels, #6

This impressive urban fantasy series effortlessly immerses the reader in a remarkable world with a set of complex rules and very charismatic beings. The authors present an inventive collection of shapeshifters and one thoroughly lethal huma...

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  • Author: Ilona Andrews
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: ACE

Pod - What Would You Do To Survive?

Pod was so good! So I am sure you are wondering why it got such a low star rating. Well that would be because nothing really happened in the book and it left so many unanswered questions. Readers pulled in and then are left with too little...

3 Stars

Slow Apocalypse

Apocalypse fiction is of the future and what happens after an apocalyptic event takes place. Often times that’s a nuclear war or plague. It seems like all of these type of books are similar. Something happens which wreaks havoc on large por...

4 Stars

The Beautiful Land

Boy meets girl. Boy loses girl. Boy steals a time machine that’s low on batteries and attempts to save girl from impending annihilation. ...You know how this goes. Tak O’Leary is a Japanese-American television host who vanished off the grid...

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Crossed Blades - A Fallen Blade Novel

The Blade novels are absolutely fabulous. The author, Kelly McCullough, takes you into a fascinating world of characters that have many skins. You have the opportunity to follow the characters through many different scenes. Dark places such...

4 Stars

Black City - Black Wings #5

This inventive paranormal series never lacks for action and adventure. The intriguing combination of angels, werewolf, gargoyle, faeries, agents who escort souls and vampires participate in a melange of head-spinning adventures that never c...

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

Frost Burned - Mercy Thompson, #7

It was such a joy to step back into Mercy’s world for the seventh time. I never have to worry when I sit down with a book by Patricia Briggs. She has created some of the best characters in urban fantasy today. I have watched them evolve but...

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  • Author: Patricia Briggs
  • Review by: Leslee
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Between - A Book of the Between, #1

Between by Kerry Schafer is unlike any other fantasy book I've encountered. Even though going into this book I believed it would be more of an Urban Fantasy it leans heavily towards Fantasy. The majority of the book either takes place in th...

3 Stars

Dead Letter Day - A Messenger Novel

Dead Letter Day is book 3 in the Messenger series. It has a combination of mystery, fantasy, and romance centered around the main character of Melina Markowitz. Melina can sense supernatural beings and all things that go bump. Melina is a g...

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The Shadow's Heir - The Risen Sun, #1

This paranormal series picks up after all of the momentous changes in the previous trilogy. This particular story is not quite as dark as some of the previous tales (although it has some violence and its share of gory scenes) but it definit...

4 Stars

Doktor Glass

Doktor Glass takes place in a believable steam punk variation of Victorian England after the second Boer wars, (nasty bit of history there) at a time when is seems that new technology can accomplish anything. This story draws on Voodoo lore...

4 Stars

Wrayth - A Book of the Order

Kudos to Ms. Ballantine! One of the tightest books I’ve read in awhile. Ballantine tells a good tale in this novel of intrigue. Strong characters and a strong plot entice a reader into the middle of the book, and before one knows it, the st...

4 Stars

The Cassandra Project

“Houston, we have a problem.” These are the words on the cover of the book, The Cassandra Project, authored by Jack McDevitt and Mike Resnick. And for a large part of the book, the key players in this story are trying to find out if they do...

5 Stars

Black Lament - Black Wings #4

This paranormal story adds to the remarkable collection in this series that features a complex relationship between angels, Agents of death who usher souls to a special door, and other fantastical beings such as vampires, gargoyles, Faerie...

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

Steel's Edge - The Edge, Book 4

I love the writing team of Ilona Andrews, and pretty much anything they write I will read. That being said The Kate Daniels series is my favorite, hands down. But the Edge series is nothing to sneeze at. As always the story is well written,...

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Furious - Kris Longknife, #10

The intriguing science fiction novels that comprise this very entertaining series never fail to be peopled with fascinating characters and wonderfully creative worlds. This author is adept at world-building and has a complex system in place...

4 Stars

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