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Nov
24

Early Dual Review: Black Widow by Jennifer Estep (Elemental Assassin #2)

Early Dual Review: Black Widow by Jennifer Estep (Elemental Assassin #2) Black Widow (Elemental Assassin #12) Jennifer Estep Published: November 25, 2014 (Pocket Books) Purchase at: Book Depository or Amazon Review Source: Copies provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amanda and Amy Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it may reference previous books in the series. If you haven’t started the Elemental Assassin...
Nov
19

Giveaway: Endsinger by Jay Kristoff

Giveaway: Endsinger by Jay Kristoff I was late to the party on Jay Kristoff’s Lotus War books. I started reading the first novel Stormdancer earlier this month, in fact. And seriously y’all should shame me for not reading these books sooner. So. Freaking. Good. The books are full of lyrical prose that weaves a stunning tapestry of worldbuilding mythology and engaging characters. I sank into these books and became utterly...
Nov
14

Review: Arcana by Jessica Leake

Review: Arcana by Jessica Leake Arcana Jessica Leake Published November 11, 2014 (Skyhorse) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: Provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amanda Rating (out of 5): 3.5 stars It’s 1905 and Katherine Sinclair’s been forced by her father into the London Season. Upset he’s broken his promise to allow her to wait until she’s 19 to make her debut, she heads...
Nov
11

Review: The Seat of Magic by J. Kathleen Cheney (The Golden City #2)

Review: The Seat of Magic by J. Kathleen Cheney (The Golden City #2) The Seat of Magic (The Golden City #2) J. Kathleen Cheney Published: July 1, 2014 (Roc Trade) 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 events in the first book. If you haven’t started this series yet check out VBC’s review of book 1, The Golden City. After solving the...
Nov
3

November 2014 New Releases: Jennifer Estep, Gena Showalter, Claudia Gray, Shiloh Walker & more

November 2014 New Releases: Jennifer Estep, Gena Showalter, Claudia Gray, Shiloh Walker & 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 November 2014. 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...
Oct
27

Early Review: Burn for Me by Ilona Andrews (Hidden Legacy #1)

Early Review: Burn for Me by Ilona Andrews (Hidden Legacy #1) Burn For Me (Hidden Legacy #1) Ilona Andrews Published: Oct. 28, 2014 (Avon) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Jannelle Rating (out of 5): 5 stars Nevada owns Baylor Investigative Agency with the help of her family. In the world Nevada lives in, magicians rule the world. These magic wielders are (more often than not)...
Oct
24

If You Like Harry Potter, Read The Paper Magician

If You Like Harry Potter, Read The Paper Magician From VBC/Chelsea: We are having fun with our If You Like… series. If there’s a recommendation you’d like, feel free to leave a comment and we’ll see if we can add a post for you! For now, though, let VBC’s Margaret convince you to read The Paper Magician. In Charlie N. Holmberg’s The Paper Magician, 19-year-old Ceony Twill has just graduated from magic school, not Hogwarts...
Oct
16

Review: Unbinding by Eileen Wilks (World of Lupi #11)

Review: Unbinding by Eileen Wilks (World of Lupi #11) Unbinding (World of Lupi #11) Eileen Wilks Published: Oct. 4, 2014 (Berkley Sensation) Purchase: Book Depository or Unbinding Review source: purchased Reviewed by: Margaret Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Note: While review will be spoiler free, it does make reference to previous books in the series. Eight of the books in the World of Lupi series have featured FBI agent Lily Yu and her Lupus (werewolf)...
Oct
7

Release-Day Review: Broken Soul by Faith Hunter (Jane Yellowrock #8)

Release-Day Review: Broken Soul by Faith Hunter (Jane Yellowrock #8) Broken Soul (Jane Yellowrock #8) Faith Hunter Published: Oct. 7, 2014 (Roc) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: Copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Jill Rating (out of 5): 5 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it does make reference to previous books in the series. If you haven’t started yet, check out VBC’s review of...
Sep
26

Yasmine Galenorn on Mythological Elements in Priestess Dreaming [Giveaway]

Yasmine Galenorn on Mythological Elements in Priestess Dreaming [Giveaway] Note from VBC/Chelsea: We’re so honored to have Yasmine Galenorn on the blog today. We’re such fans of her Otherworld books, and the upcoming Priestess Dreaming (Sept. 30 release!) sounds super good. So good, in fact, that we managed to get Yasmine to give us the inside scoop and share a little about what’s coming next for the series. If you’re not already hooked on the series, we even have a...

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