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Flame in the Dark - A Soulwood Novel, #3

In this third book of Faith Hunter’s Soulwood series, Nell Ingram is starting to find her footing in her PsyLED unit which handles paranormal cases. They get called out when a senator is attacked by a sniper during a party and then, suspici...

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  • Author: Faith Hunter
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

The Blockade - First Salik War, #3

“The Blockade” by Jean Johnson is the final book in this particular trilogy. I enjoy the interactions between the main characters and I love the psi elements of this series but for some reason I wasn’t as enthralled as I usually am with thi...

4 Stars

The Waking Fire - The Draconis Memoria, #1

“The Waking Fire” by Anthony Ryan was a delightful surprise to me, as I had not read any stories by this author before yet was intrigued by his blurb. I love stories that unfold gradually and keep me wondering about the world and the author...

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  • Author: Anthony Ryan
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * SF: Fantasy
  • Publisher: ACE

Red Sister - Book of the Ancestor, #1

"Red Sister" is the first book in a new series by Mark Lawrence. I honestly don't have a lot to say about this book. The premise sounds very interesting and unique. However, in execution I find the book to be very slow. So slow in fact that...

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Shattered Spear - The Lost Stars

“Shattered Spear” by Jack Campbell is another great addition to a long-running series spin-off. There have been times when I felt that no progress was being made—either with the society that Iceni and Drakon have taken it upon themselves to...

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Brimstone

“Brimstone” overall was a pretty good book, but it did lack the action and fast paced flow that I've come to love. I felt like for most of the book I just wanted to skip to the end and find out what happened. It was compelled to know how th...

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The End of Magic - An Echo Park Coven Novel, #3

It's all about family and the ties that bind... Book 3 of the Echo Park Coven series picks up right where book 2 left off. Lyse and several of her coven members are coming out of the subterranean hell in the middle of the desert. They need...

4 Stars
  • Author: Amber Benson
  • Review by: Roxanne
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Cold Reign - Jane Yellowrock, #10

“Cold Reign” by Faith Hunter is an entertaining addition to the collection. The stories in this series are both mind-boggling and a thrill to read, with their fascinating blend of paranormal, fantasy, and mythic elements, not to mention the...

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  • Author: Faith Hunter
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Unquiet Land - An Elemental Blessings Novel, #4

“Unquiet Land” by Sharon Shinn artfully returns the reader to the mystical world that is peopled by beings who sometimes have remarkable connections to nature that gives them powers and blessings. It’s been a while since I have read other s...

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Silence Fallen - A Mercy Thompson Novel, #10

Mercy is great and I love reading about her adventures. There is always something going on with her and her pack of wolves. When she goes out to get more supplies to make chocolate chip cookies she gets severely beaten and then kidnapped. W...

4 Stars

A Season of Spells - A Noctis Magicae Novel, #3

I enjoyed this book. It has magic, mystery, mayhem and escaped prisoners all in a bundle. This is sure to keep you glued to the novel, but only if you don't mind historical settings. The setting is very much into respectability and manners,...

4 Stars

The Ghoul Vendetta - A SPI Files Novel, #4

Jump into a world where things aren’t always as they seem and you might not be either. This paranormal story is full of adventure, intrigue and fun. Located in NYC is an organization run by a dragon. If you can imagine the mythical creature...

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

The Dead Seekers - A Dead Seekers Novel, #1

“The Dead Seekers”by Barb Hendee and J.C. Hendee is an awesome and wonderful read. These two authors made this a quick and easy read with no complicated world building to keep up with. Still they were able to make a vivid world. The Hendee...

4 Stars

Rebel - A Vicky Peterwald Novel, #3

“Vicky Peterwald: Rebel” by Mike Shepherd continues the saga of a woman who is learning so much about herself and those around her. I think it is my favorite of the series because I can finally see Vicky thinking for herself and doing thing...

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The Bloodsworn - A Bloodbound Novel, #3

“The Bloodsworn” by Erin Lindsey has plenty of twists and turns and breathtaking action to keep one enthralled. There are multiple threads that have been spun over the course of the trilogy and most of them are tied off nicely, although a f...

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Magic Binds - Kate Daniels, #9

This was one of my most anticipated books of the year and I'm so happy to say that it did not disappoint at all. This book was fantastic. Kate and Curran are planning to get married but a vision from the Witch Oracle shows that their journe...

5 Stars
  • Author: Ilona Andrews
  • Review by: BookGirl
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

The Terrans - First Salik War, #1

“The Terrans” by Jean Johnson sets the stage for an intriguing set of interactions between humans and other species, some more alien than others. I love the premise of a more advanced Earth that has survived horrific conflicts and found a w...

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  • Author: Jean Johnson
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: ACE

The V'Dan - First Salik War, #2

“The V’Dan” is the second story in the ‘First Salik War’ series by Jean Johnson and continues the saga started in “The Terrans”. Jacaranda (Jackie) MacKenzie and a group of her fellow humans have transported Captain Li’eth Ma’an-uq’en and h...

4 Stars

Robert Asprin's Myth-Fits - Myth-Adventures

“Robert Asprin’s Myth-Fits” by Jody Lynn Nye adds a new story to the delightfully punny series began by the late Robert Asprin. It was fun to catch up with the great Skeeve, who has made a lot of progress under the tutelage of that wily Per...

4 Stars

Fire Touched - A Mercy Thompson Novel, #9

Werewolves, I can honestly blame my family for this fascination. My mama and sister are completely addicted to all things werewolf and have taken me along for the ride. The “Mercy Thompson” series is another series that my sister introduced...

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

Kingfisher

“Kingfisher” by Patricia A. McKillip reminds me of why I am always hesitant to start one of this author’s books. I am enchanted by the intricate prose and fascinated by her ability to weave commonplace occurrences with fantastical events an...

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Night Shift - A Novel of Midnight, Texas, #3

“Night Shift” by Charlaine Harris continues the eerie and mesmerizing tale of a remarkable group of individuals. It has been fascinating to learn more and more details about this disparate collection of beings, and to see how their comfort...

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

Fire Touched - A Mercy Thompson Novel, #9

Mercy and Adam have always cracked me up. Their world is so fun but it has it’s danger too. When I have a bad day I can always curl up with them and just laugh. Their world is so different and interesting, I mean you have werewolves, a coyo...

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Graveyard - The Mutant Files, #3

Detective Lee is focused on one thing, catching the Bonebreaker and bringing him in to be punished for his crimes. Unfortunately, political forces have culminated in an attack on LA by the Aztec Empire. In the confusion of the assault, Lee...

3 Stars

The Brimstone Deception - A SPI Files Novel, #3

I love Lisa Shearin’s books and couldn’t wait to read more about the adventures of Makenna, her partner, Ian and the rest of the SPI agents. An added plus are sexy goblins and elves. Mythical and magical creatures abound in this story which...

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

The Last Dream Keeper - An Echo Park Coven Novel, #2

Only one witch has been prophesied to be able to stop the encroaching darkness and Lyse MacAllister and the Echo Park Coven must keep her safe – no matter the costs in this thrilling urban fantasy. The reader is drawn into the story as it b...

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

Thunderbird

If anyone has ever wondered what might happen if we ever made first contact with extraterrestrials, it might be a good idea to read the new sci-fi novel, Thunderbird, by Jack McDevitt. This novel was so good! Once I started reading it, it w...

5 Stars

Doctor Who: City of Death

Whovians are in for a real treat when they read the latest Doctor Who novel, City of Death, by Douglas Adams and James Goss. Once I started reading this book, it was hard to put down. I LOVED it! The beginning of the story was filled with m...

5 Stars

Magic Shifts - Kate Daniels, #8

The duo writing team of Ilona Andrews does it again. I have written a review on most, if not all, of the books in this series and I find myself running out of things to say. Each book is different in its own right, but all are deep, full of...

5 Stars

Breakout - The Dred Chronicles, #3

How do you describe a book that you loved and hated at the same time? I have lived with these characters, came to care about them despite and because they all did things that landed them in Perdition. Now it is down to the wire, make or bre...

5 Stars

Grave Matters - A Night Owls Novel, #2

Grave Matters by Lauren M. Roy is the second book in the Night Owls series. Usually when the first book in a series is successful, the second book falls short. In this case, I'd say that the second book was better than the first. While I'm...

4 Stars

Lady of Magick - A Noctis Magicae Novel, #2

It’s time to jump into the second book in the Noctis Magicae series. Sophie and Gray are at the College. Don't worry if it’s been a while since you read book one. You will catch up in no time at all. I know I did. I was debating wither or n...

4 Stars

Redzone - The Mutant Files, #2

When Redzone arrived in my mailbox, I immediately dove back into the world of Pacifica and the Bonebreaker case. Lee is still driven to discover who murdered her father and the other cops. As the task force investigates, new murders start o...

4 Stars

Beyond the Frontier: Leviathan - The Lost Fleet

The complex science fiction tales that comprise this series continue to provide both the expected intense space battles and unexpected surprises that have been an integral part of the stories thus far. There are some rather unwelcome revela...

4 Stars

Armageddon Rules - A Grimm Agency Novel, #2

Armageddon Rules is the sequel to Free Agent by the sarcastic and clever J.C. Nelson. I enjoyed this second foray into the world of Marissa and the Grimm Agency. It had been a little while since I had read Free Agent, so I was a bit vague o...

4 Stars
  • Author: J. C. Nelson
  • Review by: Leslee
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Dead Heat - Alpha and Omega, #4

For once, Charles and Anna are traveling for personal reasons but the trip soon turns into a fight against a Fae stealing children but that's not all the bad news... the cold war between the Fae and humans is about to heat up in this thrill...

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

Magic Breaks - Kate Daniels, #7

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

Deadeye - The Mutant Files, #1

This United States of the near future is divided into mutants and norms. Biological warfare unleashed by terrorists infected the population, killing lots and mutating the survivors. Born into this world, Detective Cassandra Lee of the Los A...

4 Stars

The Turning Season - A Shifting Circle Novel, #3

The challenges of living as a shapeshifter are fascinatingly depicted in this compelling fantasy story. There are both pulse-pounding conflicts and emotionally wrenching situations that are vividly portrayed, and the moral dilemmas that are...

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

Path of Smoke - A Novel of the Parallel Parks, #2

Path of Smoke started off slow but picked up speed after a couple of chapters. Despite having read the previous book in this series, I was still slightly confused by the parallel worlds. Once I got over my confusion, I found Path of Smoke t...

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  • Author: Bailey Cunningham
  • Review by: Rockchick
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * SF: Fantasy, * Supernatural, * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

The Witches of Echo Park - An Echo Park Coven Novel, #1

When her great-aunt Eleanora, the woman who raised her becomes gravely ill, Elyse MacAllister returns to Echo Park. She learns of extraordinary Secrets but soon things become chilling as there is an evil coming for the Witches of Echo Park...

4 Stars
  • Author: Amber Benson
  • Review by: Evampire
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Dead But Not Forgotten - Stories from the World of Sookie Stackhouse

Anyone who loves Charlaine Harris’s Sookie Stackhouse characters will love these fantastic short stories. Each one features a secondary character from the series. Though all of the short stories are written by other authors, each stays true...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Charlaine Harris, Toni L. P. Kelner, Christopher Golden, Nancy Holder, Jeff Mariotte, Seanan McGuire, Suzanne McLeod, Nicole Peeler, Jeanne C. Stein, Leigh Evans, MaryJanice Davidson, Rachel Caine, Dana Cameron, Bill Crider
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

Imperfect Sword - The Lost Stars, #3

This is another fun addition to an imaginative science fiction series and it is remarkable how much is still unfolding on multiple fronts. The author does an admirable job of exploring the permutations of dealing with diametrically opposed...

4 Stars

Shifting Shadows - Stories from the World of Mercy Thompson

The Mercy Thompson series by Patricia Briggs is loved by many readers, myself included. When I saw that the author was coming out with an anthology filled with stories from Mercy's world, I wanted to read it as soon as possible! Some of the...

4 Stars
  • Author: Patricia Briggs
  • Review by: Sarah Dizon
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

The Bloodbound - Bloodbound, #1

This exciting and enthralling tale provides a delicious adventure that centers around a strong, opinionated female, and a war-torn land that features both mystical and pragmatic elements. I loved that the action started immediately and cont...

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The City - The City, #1

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

Summer Moon - Celtic Wolves, #2

This novel is in the Celtic Wolves series; the plot had a strong start and a great finish. If you like shifter books (werewolves), this one is a good one. I liked the different contrasts Ms. DeLima places in this story regarding Wolves, and...

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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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

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