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Jan
27

Release-Day Review: Gemini Cell by Myke Cole (Shadow Ops #0.5)

Release-Day Review: Gemini Cell by Myke Cole (Shadow Ops #0.5) Gemini Cell (Shadow Ops #0.5) Myke Cole Published: Jan. 27, 2015 (Ace) 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 Jim Schweitzer is a SEAL. He’s a professional, an artist in his mind, and knows how to get the job done. Despite his dedication to his job, nothing is more important to Jim than his...
Jan
22

Review: White Knight by Kelly Meade (Cornerstone Run #3)

Review: White Knight by Kelly Meade (Cornerstone Run #3) White Knight (Cornerstone Run #3) Kelly Meade Published: Jan. 20, 2015 (InterMix) 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. At the end of Gray Bishop, loup-garou Shay Butler—the sole survivor of an attack on her...
Jan
20

Review: Broken Shadows by A.J. Larrieu (Shadowminds #3)

Review: Broken Shadows by A.J. Larrieu (Shadowminds #3) Broken Shadows (Shadowminds #3) A.J. Larrieu Published: Jan. 19, 2015 (Carina Press) Purchase: Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Amanda Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Note: While this review is spoiler free, it does reference events from the previous two books. If you haven’t started this series yet check out VBC’s review of book 1,...
Jan
15

Review: Half-Resurrection Blues by Daniel Jose Older (Bone Street Rhumba #1)

Review: Half-Resurrection Blues by Daniel Jose Older (Bone Street Rhumba #1) Half-Resurrection Blues (Bone Street Rhumba #1) Daniel Jose Older Published: Jan. 6, 2015 (Roc) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: purchased Reviewed by: Margaret Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Carlos Delacruz is an “inbetweener.”Killed and resurrected by a necromancer, he’s no longer fully alive or fully dead. He has no memory of his death or his previous life. Not even his real name or...
Jan
12

Early Review: Owl and the Japanese Circus by Kristi Charish (Adventures of Owl #1)

Early Review: Owl and the Japanese Circus by Kristi Charish (Adventures of Owl #1) Owl and the Japanese Circus (The Adventures of Owl #1) Kristi Charish Published: Jan. 13, 2015 (Pocket) 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 Alix Hiboux, a.k.a. Owl, is a former archeology student turned international antiquities thief, using what she learned in school to unearth...
Jan
7

Review: Low Midnight by Carrie Vaughn (Kitty Norville #13)

Review: Low Midnight by Carrie Vaughn (Kitty Norville #13) Low Midnight (Kitty Norville #13) Carrie Vaughn Published: Dec. 30, 2014 (Tor) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: purchased Reviewed by: Margaret Rating (out of 5): 3.5 stars Note: While review will be spoiler free, it does make reference to previous books in the series. Low Midnight is the thirteenth installment in the Kitty Norville series, but the first from Cormac Bennett’s point of...
Jan
5

Kristi Charish: Is it Paranormal Romance or Urban Fantasy? (+ Giveaway)

Kristi Charish: Is it Paranormal Romance or Urban Fantasy? (+ Giveaway) Note from VBC/Chelsea: The VBC team is super intrigued by Kristi Charish’s upcoming novel Owl and the Japanese Circus (releasing Jan. 13, 2015), so we were very excited when she agreed to write a post for us. Today she’s going to delve into the differences between paranormal romance and urban fantasy, and we’ve got a copy of her book for one lucky reader. Paranormal Romance or Urban...
Jan
1

January 2015 New Releases: Kresley Cole, Jeaniene Frost, Karen Marie Moning, Karina Cooper, Marissa Meyer & more

January 2015 New Releases: Kresley Cole, Jeaniene Frost, Karen Marie Moning, Karina Cooper, Marissa Meyer & 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 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...
Dec
19

Review: Black Spring by Christina Henry (Black Wings #7)

Review: Black Spring by Christina Henry (Black Wings #7) Black Spring (Black Wings #7) Christina Henry Published: Oct. 28, 2014 (Ace) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: Purchased Reviewed by: Krista Rating (out of 5): 4 stars Note: While this review will be spoiler free, it does reference events from previous books in the series. In my head the Black Wings books feel like a ‘new’ series even though we are now on book 7. It’s been...
Dec
17

Review: The Witches of Echo Park by Amber Benson (Witches of Echo Park #1)

Review: The Witches of Echo Park by Amber Benson (Witches of Echo Park #1) The Witches of Echo Park (The Witches of Echo Park #1) Amber Benson Published: Jan. 7, 2015 (Ace) Purchase: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Margaret Rating (out of 5): 3.5 stars Lyse lost her parents at thirteen and went to live with her great aunt Eleanora. She grew up never knowing that Eleanora was a witch, much less that...

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