Title: The Night Raven Author: Sarah Painter Genre: Urban fantasy Rating: Five stars "Lydia has always known she has no power, especially next to her infamous and more-than-slightly dodgy family. Which is why she carved her own life as a private investigator far away from London. When a professional snafu forces her home, the… Continue reading The Night Raven – Book Review
Title: The Rift Author: Michael Dante DiMartino, Bryan Konietzko et al. Genre: Fantasy Rating: Five stars "Avatar Aang and friends honor an Air Nomad holiday that hasn't been celebrated in over one hundred years, but when cryptic visits from the spirit of Avatar Yangchen lead Aang to a refinery operating on land sacred to… Continue reading The Rift – Book Review
Title: Bride of the Sea Author: Emma Hamm Genre: Fantasy/fairytale Rating: Five stars "Once upon a time… Saoirse dreams of land. Her father has other plans, and intends to marry her off as soon as possible. When a ship sinks near her home, she carries the only surviving sailor to a faerie blessed isle… Continue reading Bride of the Sea – Book Review
I discovered a new sub-genre and it looks amazing. What is it? MI5 urban fantasy. I haven't read a book in this genre yet but I am cautiously optimistic. Nope, scratch that. I'm unbelievably excited. Loads of cop-based urban fantasy stories have found their way onto my TBR pile lately (A Grave Death - review… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile?
Double the trouble this week! Who am I kidding? Giveaways aren't trouble. It's free stuff, it's one of the only things that isn't trouble. The point is, there are two books up for grabs this week in the same giveaway. One is a graphic novel called Guilty Pleasures and the other is a signed paperback of Blood Bound, which is… Continue reading Two-Book Giveaway!