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ARC Review: The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

Posted September 12th, 2012 in book review / Leave a comment

The Raven BoysBook #1 of the Raven Cycle Seriesby Maggie StiefvaterPublisher: Scholastic Press (Sept 18, 2012)Genre: YA, FantasyFormat: Paperback (409 pages)Source: Won in Goodreads GiveawayPurchase: Amazon / Barnes & Noble / Book DepositoryRating: ★½☆☆☆ (1.5 stars) Summary“There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark’s Eve,” Neeve […]

ARC Review: The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

Posted September 12th, 2012 in book review / 22 comments

The Raven BoysBook #1 of the Raven Cycle Seriesby Maggie StiefvaterPublisher: Scholastic Press (Sept 18, 2012)Genre: YA, FantasyFormat: Paperback (409 pages)Source: Won in Goodreads GiveawayPurchase: Amazon / Barnes & Noble / Book DepositoryRating: ★½☆☆☆ (1.5 stars) Summary“There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark’s Eve,” Neeve […]

Review: The Darkest Day by Britt Bury

Posted September 2nd, 2012 in Uncategorized / 4 comments

The Darkest DayBook #1 of the Immortal Heat Seriesby Britt BuryPublisher: Forever Yours (July 2012)Genre: Paranormal RomanceFormat: eBook (300 pages)Source: Review Request by PublisherPurchase: Amazon / Barnes & NobleRating: ★★★½☆ (3.5 stars) SummaryALL-CONSUMING DESIRE . . . Izel Campbell was raised to believe she is an immortal Fionn with the magical […]

ARC Review: Widow’s Web by Jennifer Estep

Posted August 16th, 2012 in book review / 18 comments

Widow’s Web Book #7 of the Elemental Assassin Series by Jennifer Estep Publisher: Pocket (August 21st, 2012)Genre: Urban FantasyFormat: eARC (384 pages)Source: Review Request by Author (Thanks Jennifer)Purchase: Amazon / Barnes & Noble / Book DepositoryRating: ★★★★½ (4.5 stars) SummaryI used to murder people for money, but these days it’s more of […]

Review: Industrial Magic by Kelley Armstrong

Posted June 29th, 2012 in book review / 5 comments

Industrial Magic Book #4 of the Women of the Otherworld Series by Kelley Armstrong Publisher: Bantam (October 2004)Genre: Urban FantasyFormat: Paperback (560 pages)Source: Personal Bookshelf (Bought)Purchase: Amazon / Barnes & Noble / Book DepositoryRating: ★★★★☆ (4 stars) SummaryMeet the smart, sexy—supernatural—Women of the Otherworld. This is not your mother’s coven… Kelley Armstrong […]

ARC Review: Chasing Magic by Stacia Kane

Posted June 25th, 2012 in book review / 12 comments

Chasing Magic Book #5 of the Downside Ghosts Series by Stacia Kane Publisher: Del Rey (June 26, 2012)Genre: Urban FantasyFormat: eARCSource: NetGalleyPurchase: Amazon / Barnes & Noble / Book DepositoryRating: ★★★★☆ (4 stars) SummaryMagic-wielding Churchwitch and secret addict Chess Putnam knows better than anyone just how high a price people are willing […]

Review: Dime Store Magic by Kelley Armstrong

Posted May 29th, 2012 in book review / 8 comments

Dime Store Magic Book #3 of the Women of the Otherworld Series by Kelley Armstrong Publisher: Spectra (May 2004)Genre: Urban FantasyFormat: Paperback (414 pages)Source: Personal Library (Bought)Purchase: Amazon / Barnes & Noble / Book DepositoryRating: ★★★☆☆ (3 stars) SummaryPaige Winterbourne was always either too young or too rebellious to succeed her mother […]

Review: Firecracker by Charles R. Verhey

Posted May 11th, 2012 in book review / Leave a comment

Firecracker by Charles R. Verhey Publisher: Self-Published (2012)Genre: Urban FantasyFormat: Paperback (340 pages)Source: Review Request by AuthorPurchase: Amazon  / Barnes & Noble / Book DepositoryRating: ★★★½☆ (3.5 stars) SummaryFirecracker is a fun contemporary fantasy thriller about a young woman named Aideen Cassidy, who has to be careful with her emotions because […]

Review: By a Thread by Jennifer Estep

Posted February 22nd, 2012 in book review / 10 comments

By a Thread Book #6 of the Elemental Assassin Series by Jennifer Estep Publisher: Pocket Books (February 28, 2012)Genre: Urban FantasyPages: 384 (eBook)Source: Author supplied me the ARCPurchase at: Amazon / Book DepositoryRating: ★★★★★ (5 stars) SummaryWhen killing people is your job, there’s no such thing as a vacation. Then again, how […]