Category: Reviews


BURNING MIDNIGHT by Will McIntosh – Review

BURNING MIDNIGHT by Will McIntosh – Review
Posted February 5, 2016 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 15 Comments

The nitty-gritty: A fast-paced sci-fi adventure, with one of the coolest concepts I’ve ever run across, and a twist that you won’t see coming. I’ve heard so many wonderful things about Will McIntosh’s adult novels (Love Minus Eighty and Defenders) but this is the first book of his I’ve read. In his YA debut, McIntosh has come […]

A CRIMINAL MAGIC by Lee Kelly – Review

A CRIMINAL MAGIC by Lee Kelly – Review
Posted February 2, 2016 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 16 Comments

The nitty-gritty: A gritty and magical story with plenty of danger, romance and a very special drink called sorcerer’s shine. Magic can achieve a lot of things, but it can’t undo the past. I’ve sworn off sorcery, buried my magic with earth, blood, and tears below the ground, but I’d gladly sell my soul to […]

LUSTLOCKED by Matt Wallace – Review – Was David Bowie the Goblin King??

LUSTLOCKED by Matt Wallace – Review – Was David Bowie the Goblin King??
Posted January 24, 2016 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 13 Comments

The nitty-gritty: Another hilarious entry into the Sin du Jour world, with some of the funniest dialogue I’ve ever read. “Are you guys almost done down there?” he asks the impossibly small piece of composite concealed in his right ear. “I’m fuckin’ bored.” “Us ‘guys’ are rigging the final charge now,” Cindy’s irritated voice answers […]

THE DROWNING EYES by Emily Foster – Review

THE DROWNING EYES by Emily Foster – Review
Posted January 17, 2016 by Tammy in 4 stars, Reviews / 9 Comments

The nitty-gritty: A compact story with big ideas, featuring a fascinating magic system and fierce and determined female characters. I was immediately drawn to this novella by the cover: a beautiful and fierce-looking woman in the middle of a stormy sea. What was happening to her? It is book covers like this that make me want […]