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Mar
24

Review: A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab

Review: A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab A Darker Shade of Magic (A Darker Shade of Magic #1) V.E. Schwab Published: Feb. 24, 2015 (Tor) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 5 stars Many, many years ago magic was a prevalent thing throughout the worlds. Those who carried magic within themselves could travel at will through the open...
Mar
16

Early Review: Prudence by Gail Carriger (The Custard Protocol #1)

Early Review: Prudence by Gail Carriger (The Custard Protocol #1) Prudence (The Custard Protocol #1) Gail Carriger Published: March 17, 2015 (Orbit) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review Source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Jo Rating (out of 5): 4 stars When I found out there was to be a spin-off/sequel series to Gail Carriger’s truly brilliant Parasol Protectorate series (start with Soulless), I’m not going to...
Mar
2

March 2015 New Releases: J.R. Ward, Chloe Neill, Patricia Briggs, Anne Bishop, Molly Harper, Gail Carriger and more

March 2015 New Releases: J.R. Ward, Chloe Neill, Patricia Briggs, Anne Bishop, Molly Harper, Gail Carriger 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 February 2015. 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...
Feb
16

Review: Karen Memory by Elizabeth Bear

Review: Karen Memory by Elizabeth Bear Karen Memory Elizabeth Bear Published: Feb. 3, 2015 (Tor) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review Source: purchased Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4 stars “You ain’t gonna like what I have to tell you, but I’m gonna tell you anyway.” So begins Karen Memery’s (“like ‘memory’ only spelt with an e”) story about how she, and the rest of the “seamstresses” working for Madam...
Feb
10

Release-Day Review: The Diabolical Miss Hyde by Viola Carr (Electric Empire #1)

Release-Day Review: The Diabolical Miss Hyde by Viola Carr (Electric Empire #1) The Diabolical Miss Hyde (Electric Empire #1) Viola Carr Published: Feb. 10, 2015 (Harper Voyager) Purchase: Book Depository or AmazonReview Source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amy Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Doctor Eliza Jekyll lives a rewarding, if sometimes lonely, life. She is a crime scene investigator who uses not only her intelligence, wit, and education...
Feb
2

February 2015 New Releases: Richelle Mead, Jaye Wells, Kristen Callihan, Chloe Neill, Jennifer Ashley & more

February 2015 New Releases: Richelle Mead, Jaye Wells, Kristen Callihan, Chloe Neill, 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 February 2015. 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...
Jan
28

Review: Transmuted by Karina Cooper (St. Croix Chronicles #6)

Review: Transmuted by Karina Cooper (St. Croix Chronicles #6) Transmuted (The St. Croix Chronicles #6) Karina Cooper Published: Jan. 27, 2015 (Carina Press) Purchase: Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review 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. If you haven’t started yet, check out VBC’s review of...
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
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
6

Review: The Clockwork Dagger by Beth Cato

Review: The Clockwork Dagger by Beth Cato The Clockwork Dagger Beth Cato Published: Sept. 16, 2014 (Harper Voyager) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: library Reviewed by: Margaret Rating (out of 5): 4.5 stars Octavia Leander is a medician, a magical healer, traveling from her training academy to her new job in a faraway town aboard the airship Argus. During the recent war, she, somewhat unknowingly, made a name for herself healing...

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