Category: Fantasy

Review: Valiant Heart by Eliza Sinclair

Review: Valiant Heart by Eliza Sinclair

Valiant Heart (Tanahr Tales #1) by Eliza Sinclair My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Steampunk Fantasy Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: In the Commonwealth of Tanahr, every heart can find a home. Niamh Starsong may be a soldier to her core, but she is also a dreamer who believes in the magic of love. When she encounters Jeron Wright, a kind and gentle priest—at least that is what she assumes—Niamh is torn, struggling to hide from her feelings for a man so wholly out of her reach. Jeron, a talented mechmage and healer, seeks out Niamh’s solemn […]

Posted October 16, 2019 by Lola in Fantasy, Review, Romance / 8 Comments

Review: The Alchemist and an Amaretto by Annette Marie

Review: The Alchemist and an Amaretto by Annette Marie

The Alchemist and an Amaretto (The Guild Codex: Spellbound #5) by Annette Marie My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Urban Fantasy Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: As a guild bartender, I can handle pretty much anything—mages, sorcerers, witches, the occasional demon. But show me anything family-related and I’d rather run for the hills. It doesn’t even have to be my family. So I have no idea why I thought spending the holidays with Aaron’s mom and pop was a good idea. Meeting his famous parents is already terrifying enough, but I’ve got a bigger problem. Students of his […]

Posted October 11, 2019 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 8 Comments

Review: Tithed to the Dread Lord by Athena Grayson

Review: Tithed to the Dread Lord by Athena Grayson

Tithed to the Dread Lord (Strange Magics #1) by Athena Grayson My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Fantasy Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: The Boneman will have his due… When Niamne is tricked into delivering the yearly Tithe to the Dread Lord, she never expects to be part of the sacrifice. The last necromancer is a creature of terrifying legend, but the reality is more compelling than frightening, and very much a man. Orphios finds better company with the dead than the living. One week of the year he takes the Tithe of goods and treasure and…other […]

Posted October 8, 2019 by Lola in Fantasy, Review, Romance / 6 Comments

Review: Summoned by M.A. Guglielmo

Review: Summoned by M.A. Guglielmo

Summoned (From Smokeless Fire #1) by M.A. Guglielmo My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Urban Fantasy Age Category: Adult Type of romance: multiple romances, one MM and one MF Blurb: The wrong jinn at the right time, Zahara’s a force to be reckless with Zahara, party girl of the paranormal, floats up out of a lamp in Daniel Goldstein‘s apartment ready to trick a sorcerer into giving up his soul. But Daniel, whose Moroccan grandmother has reached out from beyond the grave to command him to raise a jinn, wants to do good—by stopping a vengeful fallen angel. The nymphomaniacal, shopping-obsessed […]

Posted September 25, 2019 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 2 Comments

Review: Taming Demons for Beginners by Annette Marie

Review: Taming Demons for Beginners by Annette Marie

Taming Demons for Beginners (The Guild Codex: Demonized #1) by Annette Marie My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Urban Fantasy Age Category: New Adult/ Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: Rule one: Don’t look at the demon. When I arrived at my uncle’s house, I expected my relatives to be like me—outcast sorcerers who don’t practice magic. I was right about the sorcery, but wrong about everything else. Rule two: Don’t listen to the demon. My uncle chose a far deadlier power. He calls creatures of darkness into our world, binds them into service contracts, and sells them to the highest […]

Posted September 13, 2019 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 2 Comments

Review: Mortal Trinity by Kelly St. Clare

Review: Mortal Trinity by Kelly St. Clare

Mortal Trinity (Pirates of Felicity #7) by Kelly St. Clare My Rating: 4 stars Genre: MF Age Category: Young Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: The battle is over. My fathers are insistent that we keep fighting and end the pillars’ evil reign. As far as I’m concerned, the battle was lost when hell burst open and someone I loved died. But Mutinous Cannon didn’t just take the root of magic when he broke free, he took Jagger. No matter that I’m lost to grief. No matter that I’m floating in an abyss. The thought of Jagger in the suffocating […]

Posted September 2, 2019 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 8 Comments

Review: Tails From the Deep by Diane Vallere

Review: Tails From the Deep by Diane Vallere

Tails from the Deep (Mermaid Mystery #1) by Diane Vallere My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery/ Fantasy Age Category: Young Adult/ New Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: Three sisters vying for attention. One matriarch to keep them in line. A world of adventure filled with nefarious characters, hidden secrets, mysterious activities, and sunken treasure. Sunken treasure? Yes, sunken treasure. Because this is the ocean, where pearls are common, crimes are not, and mysteries lurk behind every cluster of coral. Welcome to Sirenia, the mermaid colony in unchartered waters! TAILS FROM THE DEEP – Mermaid Mystery #1 There’s […]

Posted August 27, 2019 by Lola in Fantasy, Mystery, Review / 6 Comments