Tag: urban fantasy

Rosemary and Rue by Seanan McGuire Review: Intriguing world of the fae

Rosemary and Rue by Seanan McGuire Review: Intriguing world of the fae

My first October Daye book was awesome! Being a huge fan of the author when she wrote the FEED trilogy, I knew I would love anything else that she’s written. October Daye was no different, there’s just the right amount of description, world building, and character development while moving the plot forward. Rosemary and Rue […]

December 30, 2013 | 10 Comments
Giveaway & Book Blitz: Kinetic by S.K. Anthony

Giveaway & Book Blitz: Kinetic by S.K. Anthony

Kinetic by S.K. Anthony Series: The Luminaries, #1 Publication date:  September 2013 Genre: New Adult Urban Fantasy Synopsis Being strong is one thing. Being an unlimited source of power is quite another. Genetically altered by the Organization, Annie Fox takes down criminals CIA-style with her luminary strength. With nothing to mend but her broken heart, she is […]

September 24, 2013 | 17 Comments
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
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