Genre: UF

17 Jan '18

Review – Blood of the Earth by Faith Hunter (4 Stars)

Review – Blood of the Earth by Faith Hunter (4 Stars)

Blood of the Earth by Faith Hunter Series: Soulwood #1 Published by Penguin on 2016-08-02 Genres: UF, Urban Pages: 352 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • In this series set in the same world as the Jane Yellowrock novels, New York Times bestselling author Faith Hunter introduces Nell Ingram, who wields powers as old as the earth. When Nell Ingram met skinwalker Jane Yellowrock, she was almost alone in the world, exiled by both choice and fear from the cult she was raised in, defending herself with the magic she drew from her deep connection to the forest that surrounds her. Now, Jane has referred Nell to PsyLED, a Homeland Security agency policing paranormals, and agent Rick LaFleur has shown up at Nell’s doorstep. His appearance forces her out of her isolated life into an investigation that leads to the vampire Blood Master of Nashville. Nell has a team—and a mission. But to find the Master’s kidnapped vassal, Nell and the PsyLED team will be forced to go… Keep Reading »

22 Aug '17

Review – Skinwalker by Faith Hunter (4.5 Stars)

Review – Skinwalker by Faith Hunter (4.5 Stars)

Skinwalker by Faith Hunter Series: Jane Yellowrock #1 Published by Penguin on 2009-07-07 Genres: Fiction, Paranormal, Suspense, UF Pages: 336 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • First in a brand new series from the author of the Rogue Mage novels Jane Yellowrock is a supernatural skinwalker–one sharing her body with the soul of a mountain lion. When the rogue-vampire hunter is hired to hunt down a particularly nasty vamp, Jane is drawn into the steamy New Orleans vampire society where she learns the ins-and-outs of the “sane” vampire culture, more about her own Cherokee heritage, and we are drawn into a rousing, fast-paced thriller. FTC : I bought this as part of the Jul Challenge. I then bought and read the entire series. Hash-tags : #Urban-fantasy #strong-heroine #shapeshifters #vampires #smexy #reread #favourite #glommed-the-series Quick Scores : Plot : 5/5 Characters : 4.5/5 Romance : NA Smexy scenes : NA Nix Synopsis :  Jane Yellowrock is a kick-ass vampire hunter with a mysterious past (even to her!) and… Keep Reading »

01 Jun '17

Another hit for Ilona Andrews with White Hot (5 Stars!)

Another hit for Ilona Andrews with White Hot (5 Stars!)

White Hot by Ilona Andrews Series: Hidden Legacy #2 Published by HarperCollins on 2017-05-30 Genres: UF Pages: 416 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • The Hidden Legacy series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Ilona Andrews continues as Nevada and Rogan navigate a world where magic is the norm…and their relationship burns hot Nevada Baylor has a unique and secret skill—she knows when people are lying—and she’s used that magic (along with plain, hard work) to keep her colorful and close-knit family’s detective agency afloat. But her new case pits her against the shadowy forces that almost destroyed the city of Houston once before, bringing Nevada back into contact with Connor “Mad” Rogan. Rogan is a billionaire Prime—the highest rank of magic user—and as unreadable as ever, despite Nevada’s “talent.” But there’s no hiding the sparks between them. Now that the stakes are even higher, both professionally and personally, and their foes are unimaginably powerful, Rogan and Nevada will find that nothing burns like ice …… Keep Reading »

03 Feb '15

Review Post : Witchlight by Sonya Clark (4.5 Stars)

Review Post : Witchlight by Sonya Clark (4.5 Stars)

Witchlight by Sonya Clark Series: Magic Born #2 Published by Carina Press on 2014-06-30 Genres: Fantasy, Sci-Fi, UF Pages: 214 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Book two of Magic Born In 2066, the Magic Born are segregated in urban reservations. The laws do not protect them, or their allies. Councilwoman Elizabeth Marsden is a powerful player in New Corinth politics, but a closely guarded secret could destroy her life—she’s a hidden Magic Born. Her family has gone to great lengths to erase all her magic-related records, until a trancehacking outlaw discovers the last remaining one… Vadim Bazarov smuggles Magic Borns through the underground railroad and threatens to reveal Elizabeth’s secret unless she helps him access blank ID cards. Elizabeth wants to hate him for having a stranglehold on her life, but can’t help being attracted to someone so sure of who and what he is. Vadim initially sees her as a political ice queen, but is intrigued by her suppressed magical abilities. He trains Elizabeth to… Keep Reading »

03 Jan '15

Review Post – Burn For Me by Ilona Andrews (4.5 Stars)

Review Post – Burn For Me by Ilona Andrews (4.5 Stars)

Burn for Me by Ilona Andrews Series: Hidden Legacy #1 Published by Harper Collins on 2014-10-28 Genres: UF Pages: 400 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • #1 New York Times bestselling author Ilona Andrews launches a brand new Hidden Legacy series, in which one woman must place her trust in a seductive, dangerous man who sets off an even more dangerous desire… Nevada Baylor is faced with the most challenging case of her detective career—a suicide mission to bring in a suspect in a volatile case. Nevada isn’t sure she has the chops. Her quarry is a Prime, the highest rank of magic user, who can set anyone and anything on fire. Then she’s kidnapped by Connor “Mad” Rogan—a darkly tempting billionaire with equally devastating powers. Torn between wanting to run or surrender to their overwhelming attraction, Nevada must join forces with Rogan to stay alive. Rogan’s after the same target, so he needs Nevada. But she’s getting under his skin, making him care about someone other… Keep Reading »

23 Dec '14

Review Post : Revenant by Larissa Ione (5 Stars)

Review Post : Revenant by Larissa Ione (5 Stars)

Revenant by Larissa Ione Series: Lord’s of Deliverence #6 Published by Grand Central Publishing on 2014-12-16 Genres: Paranormal Romance, UF Pages: 416 Format: eBook Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • HELL HATH NO FURY . . . For five thousand years, Revenant believed he was alone in the world, a fallen angel beyond any redemption. Now he finds he has a twin brother who had all the light and love Revenant was denied. Caught in a tug of war between Heaven and Hell, he must weigh his thirst for revenge against his desire for a mysterious female named Blaspheme-a female whose very origins could deliver him into salvation . . . or destruction. LIKE AN ANGEL SCORNED Blaspheme has a deadly secret: she’s the forbidden offspring of an angel and a fallen angel. Hunted by both heavenly and satanic forces, she has survived only by laying low and trusting no one. When Revenant claims he can save them both, how can she possibly believe him? But the powerful angel… Keep Reading »

23 Mar '11

A Nix UF Review : Archangels Consort – Nalini Singh (5 Stars)

A Nix UF Review : Archangels Consort – Nalini Singh (5 Stars)

Archangel’s Storm by Nalini Singh Published by Penguin Group US on 2012-09-04 Genres: UF Pages: 352 Format: Paperback Goodreads Amazon US • Amazon UK • Vampire hunter Elena Deveraux and her lover, the lethally beautiful archangel Raphael, have returned home to New York only to face an uncompromising new evil… A vampire has attacked a girls’ school—the assault one of sheer, vicious madness—and it is only the first act. Rampant bloodlust takes vampire after vampire, threatening to make the streets run with blood. Then Raphael himself begins to show signs of an uncontrolled rage, as inexplicable storms darken the city skyline and the earth itself shudders. The omens are suddenly terrifyingly clear. An ancient and malevolent immortal is rising. The violent winds whisper her name: Caliane. She has returned to reclaim her son, Raphael. Only one thing stands in her way: Elena, the consort who must be destroyed… I read these books because loved the psy-changeling books. I will admit I liked them from book one, but I never loved… Keep Reading »