Tag: Urban Fantasy

Review “Storm Cursed” by Patricia Briggs: Masterful Storytelling

Patricia Briggs has been writing for a long time and this most recent novel shows how masterful her writing is. I’ve been reading the Mercy Thompson series from the beginning and am familiar with the characters and the various events of all the books but the one element from this novel that I love the […]

Review “Fire Season” by Stephen Blackmoore: Engaging and Immersive

The fourth book of this dark urban fantasy series follows necromancer Eric Carter through a world of vengeful gods and goddesses, mysterious murders, and restless ghosts. Los Angeles is burning. During one of the hottest summers the city has ever seen, someone is murdering mages with fires that burn when they shouldn’t, that don’t stop […]

Book Review: I Swear My Roommate Is a Vampire by Arabella Thorne

Ever declare bankruptcy? Don’t. It sucks…. Okay, really bad joke. Anyway, after my bankruptcy, my home equity line payment took a jump into the ozone layer and I needed extra money, fast. So, I decided it was time for a roommate. After screening lots of potential candidates (let me tell you, what a real life […]

Review “Grave Destiny (An Alex Craft Novel Book 6) by Kalayna Price

Grave witch Alex Craft can speak to the dead, and that makes her a dangerous enemy for anyone with something to hide. . . . Alex is still trying to come to terms with her changing powers and her growing ties to Faerie when a case she’d rather avoid falls right into her lap. A […]

Book Review: The Disciple and Other Stories of the Paranormal by Gini Koch writing as Jemma Chase

Book Review: The Disciple and Other Stories of the Paranormal by Gini Koch writing as Jemma Chase A time-traveling vampire hunter. The search for the hottest place on Earth. A salvage hunter at the edge of the galaxy. A maze that grows more terrifying with each turn. And someone trapped in a deadly game of […]

Review: That Ain’t Witchcraft (InCryptid Book 8) by Seanan McGuire

Frankly, I’m completely biased when it comes to Seanan McGuire’s writing. That said, I want to talk about her newest in The Incryptid series, Ain’t Witchcraft. This is the eighth book in the series, along with short stories set in the universe. The series focuses around the Price family who rebelled against the Covenant of […]

Review: “Midnight Riot” by Ben Aaronovitch

Probationary Constable Peter Grant dreams of being a detective in London’s Metropolitan Police. Too bad his superior plans to assign him to the Case Progression Unit, where the biggest threat he’ll face is a paper cut. But Peter’s prospects change in the aftermath of a puzzling murder, when he gains exclusive information from an eyewitness […]

Review: Night and Silence by Seanan McGuire, Compelling and Unforgettable

I’ve been reading the October Daye series for a long time. Not when it initially released but soon after, I was given the first book and fell in love with Toby. She was not perfect, her life was messy and yet, as a hero, she always tried to help those around her and keep safe […]