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Blackdog

Blackdog by K.V. Johansen is a new epic fantasy that centers on remote mountain goddess, Attalissa, and her protector, Otokas. Otokas is an old warrior possessed by the mad spirit of The Blackdog whose single goal is to protect his goddess....

4 Stars

Soul Born - Soul Born Saga, #1

Soul Born by Kevin J. Breaux is a fantasy novel set around a mage in training, a warrior who is to fight an evil tyrant warlord but suffers from memory problems of another life and a banished elf who finds herself in the center of a human w...

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Fenrir

Fenrir by M.D. Lachlan is the sequel to Wolfsangel. You do not have to have read the first book to understand the sequel, but I would still recommend doing so as I enjoyed the first book. The story begins as Paris is under attack by various...

4 Stars

Element Zero - Revivors Series, #3

Element Zero by James Knapp is the third and what appears to be the final book in the Revivors series. A complicated and fascinating science fiction series that questions what you are willing to do to gain a better life or other benefits by...

4 Stars

Water to Burn - Nola O'Grady, #2

Water to Burn by Katharine Kerr is the second in the Nola O'Grady series. It is an urban fantasy/paranormal romance mix. It has Nola (who possesses oracular and clairvoyant psychic skills) now heading the super-secret Agency's San Francisco...

3 Stars

Hard Spell - Occult Crimes Unit Investigation

Hard Spell by Justin Gustainis is the first book in a new series that mixes urban fantasy with a hard-boiled noir detective tone set in a world where America (and Scranton's) got an uneasy "live and let unlive" relationship with the superna...

4 Stars

Haven - Trial of Blood & Steel

Haven by Joel Shepherd is the fourth and final book in A Trial of Blood and Steel series. This is the epic conclusion to the final battle between Arosh's arm and serrin loyalists. Sashandra feels dishonored after seeing the carnage the Rege...

3 Stars

City of Ruins

City of Ruins by Kristine Kathryn Rusch is the second book that features her character, Boss, who loves to dive derelict spacecrafts. In this sequel to her popular, Diving Into The Wreck, Boss and her team have come to investigate the city...

4 Stars

Magic Slays - Kate Daniels, Book 5

Magic Slays by Ilona Andrews (husband & Wife Duo) is book five in the Kate Daniels urban fantasy series. It is one of my favorite series that I highly recommend for fans of a strong female lead, great supporting characters with stories fill...

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

Xombies : Apocalypso

Xombies: Apocalypso by Walter Greatshell is the third book in a trilogy. The Xombies series is a futuristic post-apocalyptic with a blend of horror, science fiction and dark humor. The experimental and highly contagious Agent X plague infec...

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Betrayer - Foreigner #12

Betrayer is the 12th book in the popular Foreigners series by C. J. Cherryh. The Foreigner series itself focuses on Bren Cameron who is a human translator between the alien atevi and humans. The civil war among the alien atevi has ended. Th...

4 Stars

Black Halo - The Aeon's Gate, #2

Black Halo by Sam Sykes is book two in the Aeons' Gate series. I read Black Halo first and actually went out and bought the first book, Tome of the Undergates, the next night as I enjoyed it so much. After the events of the previous book, L...

4 Stars

The Alchemist in the Shadows

The Alchemist in the Shadow by Pierre Pevel is the sequel to The Cardinal's Blades and starts a few weeks immediately after the first novel. The year is 1633, in a Paris where dragons menace the realms, and Cardinal Richelieu knows France i...

5 Stars

The Scarab Path - Shadows of the Apt

The Scarab Path is book five in the Shadows of the Apt series by Adrian Tchaikovsky. This one of my favorite series and this book demonstrates why. Unlike his previous installments, this book focuses more on three characters and has more ch...

5 Stars

Daybreak Zero - A Novel of Daybreak

Daybreak Zero is the second book of the Daybreak trilogy written by John Barnes. It is a science fiction book set in the near future where a year has passed since the entity known as "Daybreak" has launched a plague that has destroyed all o...

2 Stars

Forest Moon Rising - A Tess Noncoire Adventure

Forest Moon Rising is book four in the Tess Noncoire adventure series. It is written by P.R. Frost and is an urban fantasy focusing on Tess who is a writer as well as a Celestial Blade Warrior. When not trying to meet deadlines and promote...

2 Stars
  • Author: PR Frost
  • Review by: Sharon
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: DAW

The Raven Queen

The Raven Queen by Jules Watson is a historical fantasy novel detailing the life story of Maeve of Ireland. She starts as a pawn of her father and the wife of Conor, the ruler of Ulster. Maeve finds herself tiring of enduring the schemes of...

4 Stars

Wolfsangel

Wolfsangel by M.D. Lachlan is the first novel in a planned multivolume epic. It combines Vikings, Feneris as well as more elements from the Norse Mythology and a love story. The story begins with a Norse king kidnapping two kids after heari...

5 Stars

License to Ensorcell - Nola O'Grady, #1

License to Ensorcell : A Nola O’Grady novel is the first in the new urban fantasy series featuring a psychic agent who uses her clairvoyant and oracular powers for a secret government agency. When a new case involves the forces of &ld...

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  • Author: Katharine Kerr
  • Review by: Sharon
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: DAW

The Obsidian Key - Legend of Asahiel, Book 2

The Obsidian Key by Eldson Thompson is book two in the Legend of Asahiel fantasy trilogy. After reclaiming the Crimson Sword in the first book, Torin has accidently reopened a dimensional realm that contains the Illysp, foul spirits that po...

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Thirteen Years Later - The Danilov Quintet, #2

Thirteen Years Later by Jasper Kent is a historical paranormal military fiction. The book is set during 1825 which leads up to the mysterious death Tsar Alexander I of Russia and the Decembrist Uprising. Set thirteen years after Aleksei Dan...

4 Stars

Eureka : Brain Box Blues

Eureka: Brain Box by Chris Ramsay is a tie-in novel to the popular comedy TV series, Eureka. From what I understand, it is set between seasons 3 and 4 of the show (going by the official website), but I cannot attest to that myself as I have...

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Alien Tango - Aliens / Katherine "Kitty" Katt, #2

Alien Tango by Gini Koch is the second novel in this series that has Katherine “Kitty” Katt who used to be a marketing manager working now with aliens from Alpha Centauri as a commander in the elite Centaurian Division. Her rela...

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The Horns of Ruin

The Horns of Ruin by Tim Aker is an interesting mix of a steampunk world that has magic mixed with science in it. Not quite what I was expecting when I started reading it as I thought it would be more steampunk. For the fantasy fans, there...

3 Stars

Salute The Dark - Shadows of the Apt , #4

Salute the Dark by Adrian Tchaikovsky is the fourth book in the Shadows of the Apt series. After the events in the previous books (strongly recommend reading them in order), the Wasp Empire is winning. The other insect-humanoid kinden are l...

5 Stars

Blood Prophecy

Blood Prophecy by Stefan Petrucha is a horror paranormal historical. Jeremiah’s family encounters an undead like creature that transforms his family into vampires. Jeremiah survives the next 150 years while he travels from Massachuset...

3 Stars

The Silent Army - Revivors Series, #2

The Silent Army is book 2 in the Revivors series by James Knapp. This is a direct sequel to the awesome State of Decay . The series gives a new twist on the zombie trope. In this novel, Special Agent Nico Wachalowski has not recovered from...

4 Stars

The Cardinal's Blades

The Cardinal’s Blades by Pierre Pevel is a story of intrigue, spies and swordfights. It is an alternate history set during 17th-century Paris. Cardinal Richelieu and his elite force must aid France as war is on the horizon as danger r...

4 Stars

Bones of Empire - Empire, #2

Bones of Empire by William C. Dietz is the second book in the duology that started with At Empire’s Edge. Far in the future, The Uman Empire has conquered and colonized worlds. Once invincible, its reign is now fragile as alien subjec...

5 Stars

The Greyfriar - Vampire Empire, #1

The Greyfriar by Clay & Susan Griffith is the beginning of a new Vampire Empire trilogy that crosses adventure, alternate history and steampunk with a lot of drama. In 1870, the vampires conquered the Northern Lands of Earth while the e...

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The Hounds of Avalon - The Dark Age, Book 3

The Hounds of Avalon by Mark Chadbourn is the third book in the Dark Age trilogy. After cataclysmic event where technology waned and magic ruled, England is recovering though. The Earth has godlike beings using it as a battleground in their...

4 Stars

The Ragged Man - Book Four of the Twilight Reign

The Ragged Man by Tom Lloyd is the fourth book in the five book fantasy Twilight Reign series. After the events of the previous book, the Farlan army has retreated in disarray while various others are now taking advantage of this by making...

5 Stars

The Wolf Age

The Wolf Age by James Enge is the third book in the Morlock Ambrosius fantasy series. The series details the journey of Morlock Abrosius. Wuruyaaria is a city of werewolves whose raiders range over the land capturing human beings for slaves...

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Tracato

Tracato by Joel Shepherd has one of the blandest covers for a fantasy book I have come across. It is book three in the Trial of Blood and Steel series. The city of Tracato has been the center of enlightenment for humans as the serrin have o...

4 Stars

Stuff of Legends

Stuff Of Legends by Ian Gibson is one of those fantasy books that makes fun of it’s own genre. Jordan the Red, the former big hero (think Conan) has retired and wants nothing to do with Eliot, his guardian or anyone else. However, Eli...

4 Stars

Masques

Masques by Patricia Briggs is actually a re-issue of her debut fantasy novel issued in 1993 that has been slightly expanded & revised. It is the first book in the Sianam series (a loosely woven series of books that have different lead c...

4 Stars

Twelve - The Danilov Quintet, #1

Jasper Kent’s Twelve: Russia 1812 is a nice blend of dark fantasy and historical fantasy. Set during the time of Napoleon’s reign and war with Russia, is filled with lots of detail dealing with war. The story focuses on Captain...

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Prince of Storms - Entire and The Rose, #4

Prince of Storms by Kay Kenyon is the fourth book in her popular science fiction series and the conclusion to the story of ambition, betrayal and romance. Earth man Titus rules the Entire (another universe). He is determined to keep the Ros...

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Ghost of a Chance - Ghostfinders Series #1

Ghost of a Chance: A Ghost Finder Novel by Simon R. Green is the first book in a new series where the reader is introduced to a team of what amounts to being “ghostbusters”. The Carnacki Institute sends a team composed of three...

3 Stars

Dragonfly Falling - Shadows of the Apt. Book Two

Dragonfly Falling: Shadows of the Apt 2 by Adrian Tchaikovsky is the sequel to his fantastic Empire of Black and Gold where the reader is first introduced to his diverse world of beings whose abilities are based upon various insects. The wo...

5 Stars

Ghosts of Manhattan - Introducing the World's First Steampunk Superhero!

Set in America during 1926 in an alternate world where America is in a cold war with Great Britain, Ghosts of Manhattan by George Mann is a story that blends steampunk with noir vigilante superhero style. The story focuses on The Ghost who...

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Blood of the Mantis - Shadows of the Apt Series #3

Blood of the Mantis: Shadows of the Apt 3 by Adrian Tchaikovsky continues with the Wasp Empire's invasion of the Lowlands. The Lowlands are starting to come together while the Wasp Empire is starting to crumble. This installment focuses mor...

5 Stars

The Office of Shadow

The Office of Shadow  by Matthew Sturges is a high fantasy story with lots of spy action. This story is a direct sequel to the events in Midwinter. However, I was not lost in this story though as it was satisfying in of itself. Silverd...

5 Stars

The Queen of Sinister - Dark Age Book 2

The Dark Age: The Queen of Sinister  by Mark Chadbourn continues the story from  The Devil In Green  returning to the post apocalyptic England where a terrible plague forces a doctor to seek a cure in the Celtic Otherworld. N...

3 Stars

Shadow's Son

Shadow’s Sun  is the fantasy debut of Jon Sprunk. In the holy city of Othir, Caim is a freelance assassin who is given what he believes is going to be a routine job that ends up thrusting him into the middle of a plot to change t...

5 Stars

The Devil in Green - Dark Age Book 1

The Devil In Green: Dark Age book 1 by Mark Chadbourn is a fantasy novel that focus on what would happen if all the old rules regarding the Christian Church no longer work in a world where the old gods have re-awakened. Mallory, a knight of...

4 Stars

Gardens of the Sun - The Sequel to the landmark SF The Quiet War.

Gardens of the Sun by Paul McAuley is an epic space opera. A sequel to Quiet War , the new book details what happens after the war is over. The majority of the first wave of humans leaving Earth have been forced into prison camps or escaped...

4 Stars

Heavy Metal Pulp : Pleasure Model

Heavy Metal Pulp: Pleasure Model: Netherworld Book , 1 written by Christopher Rowley & illustrated by Justin Norman, is the first book in a trilogy. Detective Rook is investigating a murder where Plesur, a vat-grown human “sex toy...

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Assassin's Creed Renaissance - Assassin's Creed, #1

Assassin’s Creed: Renaissance by Oliver Bowden is a novelized version of the video game Assassin’s Creed II. Unlike the game, the book is set only in the fifteenth century. A teenager in Italy trains to become an assassin after...

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State of Decay - Revivors Series, #1

State of Decay: A Revivor Novel by James Knapp is a new series. A good blend of urban fantasy and sci-fi mixed. It’s a very original idea with the concept of zombies that keeps you on the edge of your seat. Nico is a FBI agent who com...

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