Category: 4 stars

Spookies and Sparklers: DEADLY CURIOSITIES by Gail Z. Martin

Spookies and Sparklers: DEADLY CURIOSITIES by Gail Z. Martin
Posted June 20, 2014 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 13 Comments

Deadly Curiosities by Gail Z. Martin Genre: Adult Urban Fantasy Publisher: Solaris Release date: June 24 2014 Source: e-ARC from publisher via NetGalley Pages: 464 The nitty-gritty: An atmospheric tale filled with fascinating historical details, a protagonist with a very cool ability, and lots of scary ghosts and shadowy corners. Chuck rolled his eyes. “You […]

Severed Heads & Buckets of Blood: TECHNICOLOR TERRORISTS by Andre Duza – Review

Severed Heads & Buckets of Blood: TECHNICOLOR TERRORISTS by Andre Duza – Review
Posted May 31, 2014 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 6 Comments

Technicolor Terrorists by Andre Duza Genre: Adult Bizarro/Horror Publisher: Deadite Press Release date: March 2014 Source: e-Book from author Pages: 268 The nitty-gritty: Over-the-top violence, killer clowns with more to them than meets the eye, and a slew of carnival misfits that leave the carnival and venture out into the world, leaving chaos in their […]

Atmospheric & Emotional: MORNINGSIDE FALL by Jay Posey – Review

Atmospheric & Emotional: MORNINGSIDE FALL by Jay Posey – Review
Posted May 4, 2014 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 7 Comments

Morningside Fall (Legends of the Duskwalker Book #2) by Jay Posey Genre: Adult science fiction Publisher: Angry Robot Release date: April 29 2014 Source: eARC from publisher via NetGalley Pages:  512 The nitty-gritty: Atmospheric, terrifying, and emotionally wrenching, with a group of likable side characters that steal the show, and one missing hero that dulls […]

Coincidence & Synchronicity: SHE IS NOT INVISIBLE by Marcus Sedgwick – Review

Coincidence & Synchronicity: SHE IS NOT INVISIBLE by Marcus Sedgwick – Review
Posted April 19, 2014 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 8 Comments

She Is Not Invisible by Marcus Sedgwick Genre: Young adult contemporary Publisher: Roaring Brook Press Release date: April 22 2014 Source: e-ARC from publisher via NetGalley Pages: 224 The nitty-gritty: A completely original story with a brave and plucky main character, filled with fascinating information about the nature of coincidence, and lots of heart and […]

Beware the Monsters: MAZE by J.M. McDermott – Review

Beware the Monsters: MAZE by J.M. McDermott – Review
Posted March 31, 2014 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 8 Comments

Maze by J.M. McDermott Genre: Adult science fiction/fantasy Publisher: Apex Publications Release date: January 2014 Source: Finished paperback from publisher Pages: 205 The nitty-gritty: A mind-bending journey through a terrifying landscape, a violent survival story, filled with monsters both hideous and wonderful. There are deer here, and they’re very tasty. They all have horns along […]

Utterly Original World-Building: BLACK DOG by Rachel Neumeier – Review

Utterly Original World-Building: BLACK DOG by Rachel Neumeier – Review
Posted February 20, 2014 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 10 Comments

Black Dog by Rachel Neumeier Genre: Young adult paranormal Publisher: Strange Chemistry Release date: February 4 2014 Source: eARC via NetGalley Pages: 448 The nitty-gritty: A fascinating take on the werewolf tale, wrapped up in an emotional story about complex family relationships, with some much-needed character diversity and lots of cool magic! Natividad thought the […]