Josh Reviews: Midnight Blue-Light Special by Seanan McGuire

Josh Reviews: Midnight Blue-Light Special by Seanan McGuire

Midnight Blue-Light Special takes its monster (cryptid) cast seriously.   They kind of get the royal treatment what with a colorful field guide attached to the end of the book and illustrations on McGuire’s website.   How cute are those Aeslin mice? As this picture should well confirm, the beasties of this series have real […]

— Posted October 12, 2013 by Joshua Burns / 0 Comments
Review: Secret Unleashed by Sierra Dean

Review: Secret Unleashed by Sierra Dean

We all knew it was coming. Grave Secret was about protecting McQueen’s humanity and this installment is all about, well, kissing it good-bye. Unfortunately for her, the process isn’t quite as gentle as a peck on the cheek or even optional for that matter. Prepare yourselves for the darkest book of this series! Sierra Dean […]

— Posted October 11, 2013 by Carmel / 9 Comments
Josh Reviews: Sharp Teeth by Toby Barlow

Josh Reviews: Sharp Teeth by Toby Barlow

Sharp Teeth taps into some rather occult energies, some bad freaking juju, to get your attention and clamp down. What’s the bite (not the kicker, ‘lest we’re talking about weremule stories)? Well, the whole thing’s written like an epic poem: see Iliad/Odyssey/Aeneid for best ‘xamples aka really old hallmarks of a really old genre. So, […]

— Posted October 9, 2013 by Joshua Burns / 0 Comments
A Step Away Tour Stop: Excerpt + Giveaway with Jocelyn Stover

A Step Away Tour Stop: Excerpt + Giveaway with Jocelyn Stover

Today I’m thrilled to be able to welcome Urban Fantasy author Jocelyn Stover to the blog! She’s here to share an excerpt from the second installment in her The Wanderer series, A Step Away, and give-away a copy to one lucky winner. Honorable mention also goes to the cover artist, Nathalia Suellen, who’s work I […]

— Posted October 9, 2013 by Carmel / 6 Comments
Cold Blooded Tour Stop: Spotlight + Giveaway with Amanda Carlson

Cold Blooded Tour Stop: Spotlight + Giveaway with Amanda Carlson

[quote]Amanda Carlson’s Full Blooded is full of all good things: danger, excitement, an original, LIKEABLE heroine and some great mythological mayhem.[/quote] New York Times Bestselling Author Karen Chance [quote]Amanda Carlson’s debut novel is a fast paced tale with a cliffhanger ending that left me panting for more. Full Blooded left me on the edge of […]

— Posted October 7, 2013 by Carmel / 11 Comments