Any novel that opens with a Dean Winchester reference within the first one hundred pages is a surefire winner in my opinion so let me introduce you to Vengeance Borne, book one in Amanda Bonilla’s brand new Sentry of Evil series. As a long-time fan of her Shaede Assassin novels, I knew that I was […]
I’ve experienced my fair share of book disappointment; it’s inevitable when you read 100+ novels a year. However, I can’t seem to remember a single instance where I failed to enjoy a book that was recommended to me by a friend. Maybe I haven’t had enough coffee yet…
Sins of the Demon perhaps has to atone only for the teeming mass of questions left unanswered as the last chapter calls it a wrap. Certainly the major plot – if it deserves such an honor – a spate of murder cases which owe Kara Gillian their creation, gets resolved. A terrific subplot […]
Lex, a teenage Grim Reaper, has the power to Damn souls, and it’s getting out of control. Her boyfriend, Driggs, is dead . . . sort of.
Coming in fall 2013, Bitten by Treachery, the second book in the Hadley Werewolves series. The first book Bitten by Deceit, was released last December. The back cover copy hasn’t been finalized, but a brief description is available: On a mission from her coven, Charly heads to the town of Hadley where she must control […]
My second trip into the world of Downside was a lot more satisfying than my first; this story focuses on Chess’ investigations rather than on her drug addiction which was my main beef with Unholy Ghosts. My frustrations over the heroine’s inability to think straight due to her addled state were somewhat alleviated in this […]
Under Suspicion details a rather inauspicious week or two in the life of Sophie Marceau…ah, correction…Sophie Lawson, flubbing Underworld crime fighter. Note: Underworld refers to a law firm of sorts, which, true, is well underground, about twenty floors, but specializes usually in the distribution of alimony between dragon mates, the licensing of wizards to […]