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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 his...
Dec
4

Review: The Queen of Zombie Hearts by Gena Showalter (White Rabbit Chronicles #3)

Review: The Queen of Zombie Hearts by Gena Showalter (White Rabbit Chronicles #3) The Queen of Zombie Hearts (The White Rabbit Chronicles #3) Gena Showalter Published: Sept. 30, 2014 (Harlequin Teen) Purchase at: 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. Zombies and Alice in Wonderland in the same book doesn’t seem like it...
Nov
21

Excerpt from Nazarea Andrews’ The Future Without Hope

Excerpt from Nazarea Andrews’ The Future Without Hope Last week VBC’s Amy dove into the first book in Nazarea Andrews’ The World Without End series. She enjoyed The World Without a Future and connected with the pacing of the story. She’s catching up on the series, but we aren’t about to make you wait. We have an excerpt from the latest book in the series The Future Without Hope, which released on Nov. 20. “What the hell are you doing,...
Nov
13

Review: The World Without a Future by Nazarea Andrews (The World Without End #1)

Review: The World Without a Future by Nazarea Andrews (The World Without End #1) The World Without a Future (The World Without End #1) Nazarea Andrews Published: Dec. 3, 2013 (A&A Literary) 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 Nurrin was born the first day the dead “came alive”in the form of the infected, and rose up to kill thousands of the population within...
Jul
24

Review: Chaos Undead by Joshua Roots (Shifter Chronicles #1)

Review: Chaos Undead by Joshua Roots (Shifter Chronicles #1) Chaos Undead (The Shifter Chronicles #1) Joshua Roots Published: Oct. 28, 2013 (Carina Press) Purchase: Amazon Review source: copy provided by author in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Jo Rating (out of 5): 3.5 stars When Marcus Shifter, a freelancer combat warlock for the Delwinn Council, chops the head off a shotgun brandishing zombie, he takes his earnings and walks away on a job well done;...
Apr
25

Review & Discussion: The Kraken King Part 2 by Meljean Brook (Iron Seas #4.2)

Review & Discussion: The Kraken King Part 2 by Meljean Brook (Iron Seas #4.2) The Kraken King Part 2: The Kraken King and the Abominable Worm (Iron Seas #4.2) Meljean Brook Published: April 22, 2014 (Avon) 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 from Chelsea/VBC: The Kraken King is being published as a serial with a new part offered each week. We’re such super fans of Meljean...
Apr
16

Review & Discussion: The Kraken King Part 1 by Meljean Brook (Iron Seas #4.1)

Review & Discussion: The Kraken King Part 1 by Meljean Brook (Iron Seas #4.1) The Kraken King Part 1: The Kraken King and the Scribbling Spinster (Iron Seas #4.1) Meljean Brook Published: April 15, 2014 (Avon) 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 from Chelsea/VBC: The Kraken King is being published as a serial with a new part offered each week. We’re such super fans of Meljean...
Apr
15

Dual Review: The Forever Song by Julie Kagawa (Blood of Eden #3)

Dual Review: The Forever Song by Julie Kagawa (Blood of Eden #3) The Forever Song (Blood of Eden #3) Julie Kagawa Published: April 15, 2014 (Harlequin Teen) Purchase at: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: copy provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review Reviewed by: Chelsea and Jo Rating (out of 5): 5 stars Note: This review assumes you’ve read both The Immortal Rules and The Eternity Cure. If you haven’t, please start with those reviews...
Jan
3

Ready for 2014? Chelsea’s Most Anticipated Books

Ready for 2014? Chelsea’s Most Anticipated Books We’ve covered the best books of 2013, but we’re ready to look forward here at VBC. There are so many wonderful reads waiting for us in 2014. To help you get excited for new books, we’re going to post our reviewers’ most anticipated 2014 books. Add your favorites in the comments. (See Amy’s, Krista’s, Amanda’s, Mary’s, Amber’s, Candace’s and Jo’s picks.) CHELSEA’S MOST ANTICIPATED BOOKS FOR...
Jun
24

Review: Working Stiff by Rachel Caine (Revivalist #1)

Review: Working Stiff by Rachel Caine (Revivalist #1) Working Stiff (Revivalist #1) Rachel Caine Published on April 2, 2011 (Roc) Purchase at: Book Depository or Amazon Review source: Borrowed from my local library Reviewed by: Amanda Rating (out of 5 stars): 3.5 stars It’s pretty widely accepted that zombies are shuffling, shambling creatures that feast on brains and have no capability for higher thought. So calling Bryn Davis a zombie wouldn’t technically...

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