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Josh Reviews: Dark Descendant by Jenna Black

Josh Reviews: Dark Descendant by Jenna Black

Dark Descendant models remarkable focus.    All Nikki is to us, for perhaps the first fifty pages, is a twenty-five year old woman (and private investigator) with a hate for chauvinists.    In other words, nothing too out of the realm of possibility. The intriguing political game that then builds itself around these characteristics and, […]

— Posted November 23, 2013 by Joshua Burns / 4 Comments
Josh Reviews: Sealed with a Curse by Cecy Robson

Josh Reviews: Sealed with a Curse by Cecy Robson

Sealed with a Curse deviates wildly.    Characterizations (often caricatures) fly at you.    The fight scenes (so many fight scenes, you would think this was Fight Club) are messy, confusing, and almost always nearly deadly.    You get that extra mile of tension because Celia, unlike any good were at all, cannot heal herself, […]

— Posted November 16, 2013 by Joshua Burns / 6 Comments
Josh Reviews: Night Myst by Yasmine Galenorn

Josh Reviews: Night Myst by Yasmine Galenorn

Night Myst makes forests fun again!   Not a place you want to go to after dark or without your whole gang of friends in tow, this collection of trees where spiders weave their merry webs and Frost Elementals shoot ice crystals from their fingertips will not disappoint the fantasy crowd. On the urban end […]

— Posted November 13, 2013 by Joshua Burns / 12 Comments
Josh Reviews: Blood of the Demon by Diana Rowland

Josh Reviews: Blood of the Demon by Diana Rowland

Blood of the Demon does justice to the sinful precedent its prequel set.   The simple formula of detective Gillian complains about the heat, tweaks the A/C, is put on the case, summons a demon, and sings the praises of her private driveway and house which is o-so-lucky to have a basement remains utterly delightful. […]

— Posted November 9, 2013 by Joshua Burns / 0 Comments
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