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May
15

Release-Day Review: The Plastic Magician by Charlie N. Holmberg (Paper Magician #4)

Release-Day Review: The Plastic Magician by Charlie N. Holmberg (Paper Magician #4) The Plastic Magician (The Paper Magician #4) Charlie N. Holmberg Published: May 15, 2018 (47North) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Alvie Bechenmacher is headed to London to start her apprenticeship as a Polymaker—a magical trade learning how to bespell plastic. With Polymaking being a...
May
14

Early Review: Onyx and Ivory by Mindee Arnett

Early Review: Onyx and Ivory by Mindee Arnett Onyx and Ivory Mindee Arnett Published: May 15, 2018 (Balzer+Bray) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4 stars No one knows exactly what prompted Kate Brighton’s father to attempt to murder the High King of Rime three years ago. Some suspect a disagreement regarding the Inquisition of the...
Apr
17

Early Review: Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young

Early Review: Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young Sky in the Deep Adrienne Young Published: April 24, 2018 (Wednesday Books) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Every five years the Aska and Riki clans meet in battle on the fields of Aurvanger in what is known as “the fighting season.” This has been going on for generations...
Apr
12

Review: The Glass Blade by Ryan Wieser (Hunters of Infinity #1)

Review: The Glass Blade by Ryan Wieser (Hunters of Infinity #1) The Glass Blade (Hunters of Infinity #1) Ryan Wieser Published: March 6, 2018 (Rebel Base Books) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Beth Rating (out of 5): 2.5 stars Jessop is a warrior with exceptional powers and skill. She saves the lives of a couple of men who turn out to be Hunters of Infinity, a select group of...
Apr
2

April 2018 New Releases: J.R. Ward, Jenn Stark, Kevin Hearne, Claudia Gray, Jennifer Ashley & more!

April 2018 New Releases: J.R. Ward, Jenn Stark, Kevin Hearne, Claudia Gray, Jennifer Ashley & 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 April 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, YA...
Mar
28

Review: Torn by Rowenna Miller (Unraveled Kingdom #1)

Review: Torn by Rowenna Miller (Unraveled Kingdom #1) Torn (The Unraveled Kingdom #1) Rowenna Miller Published: March 20, 2018 (Orbit) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Sophie Balstrade has used her talent as a seamstress to support herself and her brother, Kristos, and she’s managed to open her own shop even as others around her struggle...
Mar
20

Review: Imposter Syndrome by Mishell Baker (Arcadia Project #3)

Review: Imposter Syndrome by Mishell Baker (Arcadia Project #3) Imposter Syndrome (The Arcadia Project #3) Mishell Baker Published: March 13, 2018 (Saga Press) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review  Reviewed by: Beth Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Millie is back, and trying to keep her BPD (Borderline Personality Disorder) under control, while also in the midst of a war. When the Los Angeles...
Mar
13

Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi (Legacy of Orïsha #1)

Review: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi (Legacy of Orïsha #1) Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orïsha #1) Tomi Adeyemi Published: March 6, 2018 (Henry Holt Books for Young Readers) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review  Reviewed by: Beth Rating (out of 5): 5 stars Magic is dead—and so are the gods. That’s what people believe after the night the King killed every maji he could find, killing...
Mar
12

Review: Blood and Tempest by Jon Skovron (Empire of Storms #3)

Review: Blood and Tempest by Jon Skovron (Empire of Storms #3) Blood and Tempest (Empire of Storms #3) Jon Skovron Published: Nov. 21, 2017 (Orbit) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: purchased Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it will reference previous books. If you haven’t started this series yet, check out VBC’s review of book 1, Hope and Red. The end of Bane and Shadow left our main...
Mar
1

March 2018 New Releases: Patricia Briggs, Karen Marie Moning, J.R. Ward, Jay Kristoff, Anne Bishop, Seanan McGuire and more

March 2018 New Releases: Patricia Briggs, Karen Marie Moning, J.R. Ward, Jay Kristoff, Anne Bishop, Seanan McGuire 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 March 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, YA...

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