Category: Fantasy

Review: Sinister Magic by Lindsay Buroker

Review: Sinister Magic by Lindsay Buroker

Sinister Magic (Death Before Dragons #1) by Lindsay Buroker narrated by Vivienne Leheny My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Urban Fantasy Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: I’m Val Thorvald, and I’m an assassin. When magical bad guys hurt people, I take care of them. Permanently. This doesn’t make me popular with the rest of the magical community—as you can tell from the numerous break-ins and assassination attempts I’ve endured over the years. But thanks to my half-elven blood, a powerful sword named Chopper, and a telepathic tiger with an attitude, I’ve always been able to handle my problems […]

Posted March 9, 2022 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 4 Comments

Review: Catching a Wizard by Laura Greenwood

Review: Catching a Wizard by Laura Greenwood

Catching a Wizard (Grimalkin Academy: Catacombs #2) by Laura Greenwood My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Romance Age Category: Young Adult Type of romance: Reverse Harem Blurb: Heartbroken and rejected, Daphne has to find a way to carry on if she wants to stay at Grimalkin Academy following the events of Catching A Vampire. With her brother still intent on finding the old family spell, and his best friend still trying to get Daphne to agree to a date, she has her hands full. Even if what she really wants to do is make a vampire forgive her. Can they […]

Posted March 7, 2022 by Lola in Fantasy, Review, Romance / 2 Comments

Review: Proper Scoundrels by Allie Therin

Review: Proper Scoundrels by Allie Therin

Proper Scoundrels by Allie Therin My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Historical Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MM Blurb: Don’t miss this standalone spin-off in Allie Therin’s acclaimed Magic in Manhattan universe! Their scandalous pasts have left them wounded and unworthy—and hopelessly perfect together. London, 1925 Sebastian de Leon is adjusting to life after three years spent enthralled by blood magic. The atrocities he committed under its control still weigh heavily on his conscience, but when he’s asked to investigate a series of mysterious murders, it feels like an opportunity to make amends. Until he realizes the killer’s […]

Posted March 2, 2022 by Lola in Fantasy, Historical, Review, Romance / 4 Comments

Review: Hexes and Vexes by Laura Greenwood and Arizona Tape

Review: Hexes and Vexes by Laura Greenwood and Arizona Tape

Hexes and Vexes (Amethyst’s Wand Shop Mysteries #1) by Laura Greenwood and Arizona Tape My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Mystery/ Paranormal Suspense Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: Wandmaker, Amethyst, is certain that her lot in life is to make wands for her fellow witches. Until a Detective shows up at her shop asking for help only she can give. One taste of an investigation, and Amethyst is thrown into the world of mystery and crime. Can she use her skills to catch the killer before they strike again? – Hexes and Vexes is book one of […]

Posted February 28, 2022 by Lola in Fantasy, Mystery, Review / 2 Comments

Review: Catching a Vampire by Laura Greenwood

Review: Catching a Vampire by Laura Greenwood

Catching a Vampire (Grimalkin Academy: Catacombs #1) by Laura Greenwood My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Romance Age Category: Young Adult Type of romance: Reverse Harem Blurb: Studying at Grimalkin has been Daphne’s dream since she was a little girl. With her best friend unable to do the simplest spells, her brother determined to find an old family spell to turn them into cats, and hot dates with a vampire, her hands are full enough. Add to that two other guys trying to get her attention, and a teacher that seems to hate her, and Daphne’s school year isn’t quite […]

Posted February 24, 2022 by Lola in Fantasy, Review, Romance / 3 Comments

Review: The Sorcerer’s Wife by Lidiya Foxglove

Review: The Sorcerer’s Wife by Lidiya Foxglove

The Sorcerer’s Wife (The Cursed Soul #2) by Lidiya Foxglove My Rating: 5 stars Genre: Fantasy Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: Velsa is Grau’s wife and a free woman – thanks to a lie. And the High Sorcerer’s Palace is no place for keeping a secret, with its bustling social life of parties and balls. Velsa and Grau soon attract the notice of none other than one of the Four Generals, who sees promise in Velsa’s power and wants to use her. But that would mean serving the High Sorcerer. If anyone finds out what she […]

Posted February 16, 2022 by Lola in Fantasy, Review, Romance / 0 Comments

Review: Jousting and Justice by Elizabeth Pantley

Review: Jousting and Justice by Elizabeth Pantley

Jousting and Justice (Destiny Falls Mystery & Magic #5) by Elizabeth Pantley My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: An invitation to a medieval festival. A ferry ride to a mysterious island. A scheming, inept witch. An office break-in, an unidentified body, and a string of suspects. Can Hayden, her brave, sassy cat, Latifa, and the people of Destiny Falls solve the mystery and enjoy the festival? Jousting and Justice follows the series format of combining two stories that blend into one. A murder mystery and the island mystery. The Island […]

Posted February 10, 2022 by Lola in Fantasy, Mystery, Review / 2 Comments