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Personal Demon

This is the sixth installment of Ms. Sizemore's Laws of the Blood series. This is the first book I have read in this series. I was a little lost but still enjoyed the overall story and concepts. Reading this has made me want to read the fir...

4 Stars
  • Author: Susan Sizemore
  • Review by: Robin
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Taken - An Alex Verus Novel, #3

Book 3 of the Alex Verus series does not disappoint. It starts off deceptively quiet with the detective meeting a stunning beauty, who later acts in the best film noir tradition. We also find out how Luna is doing with her training. And we...

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

Ghost of a Dream - A Ghost Finders Novel

Ghost of a Dream is an interesting urban fantasy that has many different twists and turns. What I enjoyed most about this story was how descriptive it was. While I was not always able to follow what the author was trying to convey, I still...

3 Stars
  • Author: Simon R. Green
  • Review by: Isis
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Dark Light of Day - A Noon Onyx Novel, #1

Looking for a great, fast-paced novel? What happens when the "bad" side wins the apocalypse? Does the world continue? In this new series, the world continues for many millennia. The author spends time building up the history behind the apoc...

3 Stars

Cursed - Alex Verus, #2

Cursed picks up shortly after the adventures in the first book “Fated” and does a very good job with the continuity aspects of the story line. Luckily for people like me, while it is ideal to read the first book then move on to this book, t...

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

Dark Light of Day - A Noon Onyx Novel, #1

What a great debut from the urban fantasy world. Ms. Archer is now down on my "never miss" author list. She brings a twist where evil has won in the form of demons. Dark Light of Day centers around Noon and her struggle with her destiny as...

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

Endgame - A Sirantha Jax Novel, #6

I can honestly say that Endgame is not my favorite Sirantha Jax book. It is as wonderfully written as the previous five in the series. Jax certainly completes her journey, growing into a person that I admire and respect. We needed this book...

4 Stars
  • Author: Ann Aguirre
  • Review by: Leslee
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * Science Fiction, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Tarnished Knight - The Lost Stars, #1

This imaginative science fiction novel does a nice job of exploring the difficulty of forming alliances in a climate where suspicion and backstabbing has traditionally been not only encouraged but virtually required in order to get ahead. A...

4 Stars

An Officer's Duty - Theirs Not to Reason Why, #2

This exciting and entertaining tale is a wonderful combination of science fiction military action and mystical elements such as telekinesis, precognition, pyrokinesis, postcognition and several others. The action is nonstop and there are mu...

5 Stars

An Apple for the Creature

The stories amongst this collection are short enough to be read on the fly whenever one has time, and engrossing enough to keep reading all of them in one sitting. I must admit, the only author I was familiar with was Charlaine Harris as I...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Charlaine Harris, Ilona Andrews, Thomas E. Sniegoski, Mike Carey
  • Review by: Emireally
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, Supernatural, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Between Two Fires

I was spellbound from the moment I opened the front cover. This story was intense and chilling. There was excellent character development and the horrors seemed lifelike. This story had all the factors needed for the ultimate good versus ev...

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Haunted - Anna Strong

Jeanne C. Stein is at the top of the Urban Fantasy Game! I mean where else can you get drug cartels, human trafficking, gun running, vampires, shapeshifters and a vampire bounty hunter who can either kick your ass or kill you? I have follow...

5 Stars

Bleeding Out - OSI

Bleeding Out is an edge of the seat ride that keeps the reader guessing through the end. While generally not a fan of first person narrative, Bleeding Out is an instance when it is done right and something would have been lost if it was wri...

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Darklands - A Deadtown Novel, #4

Ms. Halzner keeps getting better!! Darklands is book four in the Deadtown series involving demon slayer Victory "Vicky" Vaughn. I have read the series from the first book and I just keep coming back for more. First, Vicky is such a "real" c...

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Doctor Who Shada - The Lost Adventure by Douglas Adams

For those of you who don't know who Dr. Who is I suggest leaving now. By the way have you been living under a rock? This book features one of my favorite doctors, the fourth doctor, who was played by the great Tom Baker on the TV show. This...

5 Stars

Heaven's War

What would happen if I was suddenly “scooped up” from Earth and taken to a spaceship with nothing but the clothes on my back and no way to contact my home planet? This was a question I kept asking myself while reading David S. Goyer and Mic...

5 Stars

Blackhearted Betrayal - Shades of Fury, #3

Blackhearted Betrayal is book 3 in the Shades of Fury series, an urban fantasy that will keep you coming back for more. Shades of Fury series is about Riss, a fury, and her job as Boston’s Chief Magical Investigator. Her relationship with S...

4 Stars

Alchemystic - A Spellmason Chronicle, #1

Lexi Belarus might be a “struggling” artist in New York but she comes from a very wealthy family that has made its name in most of the architecture that makes up her hometown. When her brother dies, Lexi is suddenly required to become a hea...

5 Stars

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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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

Blue Remembered Earth - Poseidon's Children

In Blue Remembered Earth, I found a science fiction novel masking a serious suspense/adventure plot. It took a bit of time to shift through the paraphernalia of science fiction information, the various timelines, numerous planet hops (as we...

4 Stars

Gunmetal Magic - A Novel in the World of Kate Daniels

Andrea Nash's life has ended, or so she thinks after being "fired" from the Order of the Knights. Trying to pick herself back up she goes to work for Kate her best friend and owner of Cutting Edge. Andrea is given the job to look into the d...

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Invincible - Beyond the Frontier / The Lost Fleet

“Invincible” by Jack Campbell is part of ‘The Lost Fleet: Beyond the Frontier’ series and picks up the saga of “Black Jack” John Geary after the events in “Dreadnaught”. This series explores the ramifications of the mission that sends off A...

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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 & Omens - A Shadows Inquiries Novel, Book 4

“Lies & Omens” by Lyn Benedict is part of her ‘Shadows Inquiries’ series which features Sylvie Lightner, a very unusual P.I. who has inadvertently accrued quite a reputation as well as some potentially uncomfortable powers so that she is no...

4 Stars
  • Author: Lyn Benedict
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Supernatural, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Shadow's Fall - The Shadow World Novels, #3

After the events of Book 2, SHADOWFLAME, I was...well reluctant would hardly cover how I felt. The direction Sylvan took David and Miranda's relationship left me feeling hollow. I want to stress I did not have a problem with WHO David slept...

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  • Author: Dianne Sylvan
  • Review by: Lexile
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

How to be Death - A Calliope Reaper-Jones Novel

It is tough to take over a job that you never wanted in the first place. But that is exactly the position that Calliope Reaper-Jones is in. She is Death, like her father before her. Taking on the job of President of Death, Inc. means readin...

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  • Author: Amber Benson
  • Review by: Leslee
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Undone Deeds - A Connor Grey Novel

Boston has become a battleground and Connor Grey has a ring side seat for the action. Accused of a terrorist attack, he goes into hiding. Still helping Leo with cases, he shows up to two crime scenes where the victims are undercover agents....

4 Stars
  • Author: Mark Del Franco
  • Review by: Leslee
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Control Point - Shadow Ops

In a world changed by magic, Oscar Britton was a helicopter pilot for the United States Army, attached to the Supernatural Operations Corps (SOC), a loyal officer who didn't question his orders, until the day he was told his target was a te...

4 Stars

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

The Shape of Desire - A Shifting Circle Novel, #1

“The Shape of Desire” by Sharon Shinn is a lyrical love story about a shapeshifter named Dante Romano and the woman, Maria Devane, who is inextricably tied to him. Maria continues to work at her job as an accountant but she lives for the ev...

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

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

Sins of the Son - The Grigori Legacy, #2

“Sins of the Son” by LInda Poitevin is part of ‘The Grigori Legacy’ series, picking up where “Sins of the Angels” left off. Detective Alexandra Jarvis is struggling to recover from the aftermath of her association with Aramael and her expos...

4 Stars
  • Author: Linda Poitevin
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, Supernatural, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Fair Game - Alpha and Omega

Opposites in temperament, werewolves Anna Latham and Charles Cornick, are proof that opposites attract. A dominant alpha, Charles, is the son and enforcer for the leader of the North American werewolves, while his mate, Anna, is a rare omeg...

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

The Mortal Bone - A Hunter Kiss Novel

Marjorie M. Liu’s ability to create a story with amazing characters and an action-packed plot is boundless. The Mortal Bone is her latest in her urban fantasy novels that centers on Maxine Kiss, Demon Hunter, and all around butt-kicker of t...

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

The Bitter Seed of Magic - A Spellcrackers Novel, #3

Genny Taylor was enjoying not being under immediate danger, at the moment at least. She has it pretty good with no vampires out for her and the witches are being not as aggressive as usual. Plus the Fae have cooled their heels a little in t...

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The Clone Redemption

The Avatari are a merciless race of aliens on a crusade to destroy life on every planet. It’s not the planets themselves these aliens destroy, but all kinds of life on them, leaving the planets in ruins and practically uninhabitable. While...

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The Bride Wore Black Leather - Nightside

This book is part of a series, and Mr. Green also has written a lot of novels in various series. My first impressions: I love it, when’s the next one out, and nirvana! Even though I haven’t read any previous books in this series, Simon made...

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Myth-Fortunes

Skeeve is back with MYTH Inc. and for his first job, him and Aahz are hired by Samwise the Imp to figure out why there's so many accidents at his construction site. Samwise is building an enormous pyramid and selling blocks as a claim for i...

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Broken Blade - A Fallen Blade Novel

BROKEN BLADE, the first in McCullough's new fantasy series "Fallen Blade", seemed to me the perfect answer to my assassin/thief/fantasy blues. I haven't really found anything to replace Brent Week's "Night Angel" trilogy yet, and this sound...

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Earthbound - Marsbound, #3

Carmen Dula and her husband, Paul, know Mars – and the Martians. They also happen to know the mysterious Others, alien species who have some kind of control over what happens to Earth. For this reason, the two of them are at somewhat of an...

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Firebird - An Alex Benedict Novel

The sister-in-law of a physicist who went missing over four decades earlier wants to sell some items associated with him upon the death of her sister, his widow, and she wants Alex Benedict to do it. Alex Benedict and Chase Kolpath agree to...

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Crossroads - Anna Strong

Anna Strong is headed for Mexico as a favor for her old boss. What she thinks she is doing is tracking down a rogue vampire, she gets more than she bargained for when she gets tangled back up with Chael, head of the middle eastern vampire c...

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Fate's Edge - The Edge Series, #3

Audrey Callahan is retiring from the con business; she just wants to lead a non-magical life. But when her father pleads with her to do one more job to save her brother, she accepts, reluctantly. They need her to steal a very valuable magic...

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Frail

Amy is a survivor, one of the few humans, or frail as they're called, left after a plague has hit, leaving almost everyone either an ex-zombie or ex-human. The ex-humans and ex-zombies are left with an extreme hunger and an ability to heal,...

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Bloodstone - A Deadtown Novel, #3

Victory Vaughn, Deadtown's official demon slayer, has had her share of dangerous situations and this time is no exception. Boston's South End is being haunted by a grisly killer known as The Reaper, who uses a curved blade to carve markings...

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  • Author: Nancy Holzner
  • Review by: Jen719
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

In Blood We Trust - A Novel of the Bloodlands, #3

This is the third installment of the Bloodlands series and it doesn't hold anything back. When we last left Gabriel, Mariah, and Chaplin they had just gone into a government complex and freed all the Preters and Reds. When they were there t...

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  • Author: Christine Cody
  • Review by: Angibabi4
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Aftermath - A Sirantha Jax Novel

It is time for Sirantha Jax to pay the piper. She knew that traveling out to change the signal beacons for the grimspace jump points without March's knowledge would a double edged sword. On the one hand, she did what she knew was the right...

5 Stars

The Vampire Files - Volume Four

"The Vampire Files: Volume Four" by P.N. Elrod includes the novels "Lady Crymsyn" and "Cold Streets". "Lady Crymsyn" details Jack Fleming's (the vampire P.I.) efforts to get his newly purchased Chicago nightclub remodeled and opened after i...

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  • Author: P. N. Elrod
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Supernatural, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Ghost of a Smile - A Ghost Finders Novel

Ghost of a Smile, the second book in Simon R. Green's Ghost Finders series, is an engaging read for a cool afternoon. After a call for help is issued from one of the top drug companies in the world, police officers went in...and never came...

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