Category: Josh

Josh Reviews: God Save the Queen by Kate Locke

Josh Reviews: God Save the Queen by Kate Locke

God Save the Queen contests Soulless for the coveted Victorian era steampunk drama featuring werewolves and vampires.   I know I shouldn’t be mentioning this elephant in the room, this precursory shadow right off the bat but seeing as how it was my first reaction to the synopsis and, if any of you out there […]

— Posted August 10, 2013 by Joshua Burns / 11 Comments
Josh Reviews: Kitty Raises Hell by Carrie Vaughn

Josh Reviews: Kitty Raises Hell by Carrie Vaughn

Kitty Raises Hell gives one the idea from both the cover and the genre that it belongs to, Urban Fantasy, that speculation and debates about the existence of the paranormal will take a backseat to snarling in-your-face wolves and similarly attitudinal chicks. The reality, however, generously gifts one instead with a central protagonist, Kitty, a […]

— Posted August 3, 2013 by Joshua Burns / 0 Comments
Josh Reviews: Touch of the Demon by Diana Rowland

Josh Reviews: Touch of the Demon by Diana Rowland

Touch of the Demon confronts the demon question in a predictable but nonetheless fully-fleshed manner:  “Of course, demons do not have any ingrained evil.   Of course, they are cultural aesthetes that given the say in the matter can perform reprehensible deeds but there are some good apples and for just this reason one cannot […]

— Posted July 26, 2013 by Joshua Burns / 0 Comments