Category: 5 stars

The Los Angeles I Wish I Lived in: CALIFORNIA BONES by Greg van Eekhout – Review

The Los Angeles I Wish I Lived in: CALIFORNIA BONES by Greg van Eekhout – Review
Posted July 31, 2014 by Tammy in 5 stars, Giveaways, Reviews / 33 Comments

California Bones by Greg van Eekhout Genre: Adult Urban Fantasy Publisher: Tor Books Release date: June 10 2014 Source: Finished hardcover from publisher Pages: 300 The nitty-gritty:  A disturbing—yet unique and compelling—magic system, set in a gritty and dangerous alternate world Los Angeles, a dangerous heist, and lots of double-crossing. They passed into a chamber. […]

Sexy & Thrilling: DARKNESS BOUND by J.T. Geissinger – Review

Sexy & Thrilling: DARKNESS BOUND by J.T. Geissinger – Review
Posted June 16, 2014 by Tammy in 5 stars, Reviews / 9 Comments

Darkness Bound (Night Prowler #5) by J.T. Geissinger Genre: Adult Paranormal Romance Publisher: Montlake Romance Release date: June 24 2014 Source: ARC from publisher Pages:  432 The nitty-gritty: Another well-rounded entry into this fantastic series, with Geissinger’s trademark combination of sex, thrills, danger and heartbreak. The air was warm and humid, redolent with the sweet […]

Jane Austen Meets Buffy the Vampire Slayer: THE FALCONER by Elizabeth May – Review

Jane Austen Meets Buffy the Vampire Slayer: THE FALCONER by Elizabeth May – Review
Posted May 17, 2014 by Tammy in 5 stars, Reviews / 26 Comments

The Falconer (The Falconer #1) by Elizabeth May Genre: Young adult fantasy Publisher:  Chronicle Books Release date: May 6 2014 Source: e-ARC from publisher via Edelweiss Pages: 378 The nitty-gritty:  An irresistible mix of steampunk and Scottish faery lore, a feisty heroine with depth, a yummy male love interest, just enough violence for the boys, […]

History & Mystery: THE MUSEUM OF EXTRAORDINARY THINGS by Alice Hoffman – Review

History & Mystery: THE MUSEUM OF EXTRAORDINARY THINGS by Alice Hoffman – Review
Posted February 27, 2014 by Tammy in 5 stars, Reviews / 35 Comments

The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman Genre: Adult Historical Fiction Publisher: Scribner Release date: February 18 2014 Source: e-ARC via Edelweiss Pages: 384 The nitty-gritty: A magical history of Brooklyn, filled with mysteries and monsters, written in Alice Hoffman’s incomparable style. It was hard to believe that the teeming streets of lower Manhattan […]