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Jan
10

Early Review: Summoned to Thirteenth Grave by Darynda Jones (Charley Davidson #13)

Early Review: Summoned to Thirteenth Grave by Darynda Jones (Charley Davidson #13) Summoned to Thirteenth Grave (Charley Davidson #13) Darynda Jones Published: January 15, 2019 (St. Martin’s Press) Purchase at: Amazon or Book Depository Review Source: Copy provided by the publisher in exchange for and honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it will contain references to previous books in the series. If you haven’t yet...
Jan
9

Win It Wednesday: Dragonshadow by Elle Katharine White

Win It Wednesday: Dragonshadow by Elle Katharine White Win It Wednesday is back, and we have a copy of Elle Katharine White’s Dragonshadow (VBC review). The book has elements that Jane Austen fans will enjoy and a lovely dose of magic and swords. Totally our kind of book. ABOUT DRAGONSHADOW The Battle of North Fields is over—or so Aliza Bentaine, now a Daired, fervently wants to believe. But rumors are spreading of an unseen monster ravaging the...
Jan
7

Review: Evermore by Sara Holland (Everless #2)

Review: Evermore by Sara Holland (Everless #2) Evermore (Everless #2) Sara Holland Published: Dec. 31, 2018 (HarperTeen) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 3.5 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it will reference the previous book. If you haven’t started this series yet, check out VBC’s review of book 1, Everless. At the end...
Jan
3

Review: The Lost Queen by Jenn Stark (Wilde Justice #2)

Review: The Lost Queen by Jenn Stark (Wilde Justice #2) The Lost Queen (Wilde Justice #2) Jenn Stark Published: Dec. 27, 2018 (Elewyn Publishing) Purchase: Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free it will reference events from the previous book The Red King (VBC review) and also the Immortal Vegas series (VBC review of book 1,...
Jan
2

Review: Nightchaser by Amanda Bouchet (Endeavor #1)

Review: Nightchaser by Amanda Bouchet (Endeavor #1) Nightchaser (Endeavor #1) Amanda Bouchet Published: Jan. 1, 2019 (Sourcebooks Casablanca) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review  Reviewed by: Margaret Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Captain Tess Bailey and the crew of the Endeavor have just stolen a research lab—yes, the entire lab. It even had a man inside it at the time—from the...
Jan
1

January 2019 New Releases: J.R. Ward, Leigh Bardugo, Amanda Bouchet, Darynda Jones, Holly Black and more!

January 2019 New Releases: J.R. Ward, Leigh Bardugo, Amanda Bouchet, Darynda Jones, Holly Black and more! In an effort to help you keep that to-read list updated, I’ve compiled the hot urban fantasy and paranormal romance releases for January 2019. All dates are U.S. and tentative. Also: Click the title of any book to visit the Amazon page for pre-order or purchase goodness. I’ve included genre classification with each book: UF is urban fantasy, PNR is paranormal romance, F is fantasy, SF is science fiction,...
Dec
27

VBC’s Best Books of 2018: V.E. Schwab, Ilona Andrews, Nalini Singh & more!

VBC’s Best Books of 2018: V.E. Schwab, Ilona Andrews, Nalini Singh & more! Assembling our annual Best Books list is always a challenge, but I’m going to be honest this year was easier. Our team had really strong favorites this year. There were books that spoke to us, that we flashed in everyone’s faces until they’d buy the book, too. Sure there were some series enders (Kate Daniels), but we had some remarkable debuts this year that captivated us—and we hope...
Dec
17

Must-Read Urban Fantasy Series that Bring the Sexy

Must-Read Urban Fantasy Series that Bring the Sexy Urban fantasy can be aligned with the old-school police procedural style—think Harry Dresden, early Anita Blake books, The Hollows—solving supernatural crimes. Over time the genre has expanded, and while I still love a good gumshoe urban fantasy, as the genre has grown it’s pulled in the best from other worlds. It’s slipped to the crime end, it’s sucked in small-town mysteries (hey, Charlaine Harris!),...
Dec
3

December 2018 New Releases: Gena Showalter, Sierra Dean, Jonathan Maberry, Suzanne Wright, Nora Roberts, Lauren DeStefano and more!

December 2018 New Releases: Gena Showalter, Sierra Dean, Jonathan Maberry, Suzanne Wright, Nora Roberts, Lauren DeStefano and more! In an effort to help you keep that to-read list updated, I’ve compiled the hot urban fantasy and paranormal romance releases for December 2018. All dates are U.S. and tentative. Also: Click the title of any book to visit the Amazon page for pre-order or purchase goodness. I’ve included genre classification with each book: UF is urban fantasy, PNR is paranormal romance, F is fantasy, SF is science fiction,...
Nov
29

Review: Dark Alchemy by Laura Bickle (Dark Alchemy #1)

Review: Dark Alchemy by Laura Bickle (Dark Alchemy #1) Dark Alchemy (Dark Alchemy #1) Laura Bickle Published: March 24, 2015 (Harper Voyager Impulse) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Beth Rating (out of 5): 4 stars When Petra arrives in Temperance, Wyoming, she is running away from one death and about to barrel into even more. While trying to find information about her...

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