Genre: Urban Fantasy

Gameboard of the Gods by Richelle Mead ARC Review: A complex brain burner

Gameboard of the Gods by Richelle Mead ARC Review: A complex brain burner

For a futuristic society, Gameboard of the Gods is definitely not progressive. In a world of religious extremists,  RUNA (Republic of United North America) have established themselves as the superior state where their attitude, technology and lifestyle is clearly ‘better’ than others. Here, you’d encounter extreme castal segregation between the plebians (residents of RUNA) and […]

Unknown by Rachel Caine Review: Badass Djinn gains a human side

Unknown by Rachel Caine Review: Badass Djinn gains a human side

Like all Rachel Caine books, Unknown was incredibly intense. But unlike the weather warden series, where the intensity is balanced out by Jo’s snarky remarks and hilarious actions, fallen Djinn Cassiel is serious from start to finish. The first book in the Outcast Season contained a different kind of humour, where the reformed Djinn observed […]

April 28, 2013 | 2 Comments
Twice Tempted by Jeaniene Frost Review: Sizzling Vlad and fiesty Leila kick vampire butt

Twice Tempted by Jeaniene Frost Review: Sizzling Vlad and fiesty Leila kick vampire butt

Vlad Tepes, the Prince of Darkness, also known as Dracula himself, is one of the sexiest vampires there is. Besides his passion, bedroom talk and alpha male possessiveness, Vlad is a scary and powerful vampire Lord who lives in a castle and controls a huge following of vampires. Jeaniene Frost does not disappoint us with […]

April 12, 2013 | 1 Comment
Touch the Dark by Karen Chance Review: Too much, too soon

Touch the Dark by Karen Chance Review: Too much, too soon

Wow, finishing that book was a chore. Time travel, a seer who possesses bodies in different times, vampires with dark curls, vamp politics, mages, ghosts, mafia – what just happened?! Most of the book is seriously just Cassandra surrounded by vamps in a room talking about politics and stuff. There is nothing more frustrating than […]

February 17, 2013 | 3 Comments
Total Eclipse by Rachel Caine Review: All good things must come to an end

Total Eclipse by Rachel Caine Review: All good things must come to an end

Inevitably, all good things must come to an end. Joanne Baldwin’s journey has been wrought with magic, fear, power struggles between Djinn and the forces of nature itself, some incredibly brave and charming people and with death itself. After following Jo since she discovered her weather warden powers to dating a Djinn who will go on […]

February 11, 2013 | 4 Comments
Cape Storm by Rachel Caine Review: Setting sail for the ultimate enemy

Cape Storm by Rachel Caine Review: Setting sail for the ultimate enemy

The penultimate title to the Weather Warden series is a tumultuous journey that starts off on the Titanic, lands on a pirate ship and concludes on a rocky alcove, where the ultimate enemy awaits. Joanne Baldwin and her Djinn husband David board a massive cruise ship with the wardens to steer a deadly hurricane from its destructive […]

January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments