Tag: 2021 New Release Challenge

Review: House on Fire by Jenn Burke

Review: House on Fire by Jenn Burke

House on Fire (Ashes & Dust #2) by Jenn Burke My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Romantic Suspense Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MM Blurb: He’s done fighting his attraction to the sexy vampire… To say former firefighter Colin Zhang is struggling to accept his new life would be a vast understatement. He’s bound to a vampire he didn’t choose, living in a house filled with creatures better left to the imagination—there’s a lot to resent. As much as he tries, he doesn’t resent Evan—far from it. But he needs to know that what he feels is real and […]

Posted November 23, 2021 by Lola in Fantasy, Review, Romance / 4 Comments

Review: Witches, Spiders and Schemes by Elizabeth Pantley

Review: Witches, Spiders and Schemes by Elizabeth Pantley

Witches, Spiders, and Schemes (Destiny Falls Mystery & Magic #4) by Elizabeth Pantley My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery/ Portal Fantasy Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: A magic mirror to an enchanted world. A mysterious ghost. A hilarious, perpetually annoyed witch. A brave, sassy cat. Two unexplained deaths and a mysterious community filled with secrets. Can Hayden and the people of Destiny Falls solve the mystery and return the community to its peaceful, enchanted existence? Hayden’s adventures in Destiny Falls continue in book four of the Destiny Falls Mystery & Magic series. Starting with a […]

Posted November 10, 2021 by Lola in Fantasy, Mystery, Review / 0 Comments

Review: An Unexpected Debt by S.J. Pajonas

Review: An Unexpected Debt by S.J. Pajonas

An Unexpected Debt (The Amagi Series #1) by S.J. Pajonas My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Science Fiction Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: Reverse Harem Blurb: Hijacked dreams and a high-stakes gamble. Can a young woman secure suitors while trying to soar among the stars? Skylar Kawabata has her future mapped out. Frustrated by years of misuse from her family, she’s got her Class Three pilot license firmly in hand and plans to take over her mother’s interstellar shipping business. But when she discovers it’s been sold right out from under her to a handsome but infuriating man, the […]

Posted November 5, 2021 by Lola in Review, Romance, Sci-Fi / 4 Comments

Review: A Pocket Guide to Pigeon Watching by Rosemary Mosco

Review: A Pocket Guide to Pigeon Watching by Rosemary Mosco

A Pocket Guide to Pigeon Watching: Getting to Know the World’s Most Misunderstood Bird by Rosemary Mosco My Rating: 5 stars Genre: Non-fiction/ Pigeons/ Animals Blurb: Pigeons coo, peck and nest all over the world, yet most of us treat them with indifference or disdain. So Rosemary Mosco, a bird-lover, science communicator, writer, and cartoonist (and co-author of The Atlas Obscura Explorer’s Guide for the World’s Most Adventurous Kid) is here to give the pigeon’s image a makeover, and to help every town- and city-dweller get closer to nature by discovering the joys of birding through pigeon-watching. Fact: Pigeons are […]

Posted November 2, 2021 by Lola in Non-Fiction, Review / 4 Comments

Review: Silver Dawn Afire by Sonja J. Breckon

Review: Silver Dawn Afire by Sonja J. Breckon

Silver Dawn Afire (The Seventh Age #1) by Sonja J. Breckon My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Fantasy Age Category: Young Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: Myridians are coming, each wielding one of Six Cataclysmic Powers that will lay waste to the world and wake the God of Neutrality. What happens when one refuses to succumb to her myridian nature and sets out to save the world instead? *** SIDRA ANATOLA will soon die a human death and be reborn as one of the myridian, beings destined to destroy the World of Aetheria. In a desperate attempt to change her […]

Posted October 11, 2021 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 2 Comments

Review: The Sorcerer’s Concubine by Lidiya Foxglove

Review: The Sorcerer’s Concubine by Lidiya Foxglove

The Sorcerer’s Concubine (The Cursed Soul #1) by Lidiya Foxglove My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Fantasy Romance Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: Born of wood, cloth, and a substantial dose of magic, Velsa is a Fanarlem, a beautiful artificial girl. Raised to be a concubine, told that her soul is damaged and fated to serve others, she has seen her friends at the House of Perfumed Ribbons sold off to be the pets of wealthy men. Now her own dreaded day has come. Grau Thanneau is a sorcerer who expects to own a spectacular piece of spell […]

Posted September 30, 2021 by Lola in Fantasy, Review, Romance / 4 Comments

Review: The One and Only Crystal Druid by Annette Marie

Review: The One and Only Crystal Druid by Annette Marie

The One and Only Crystal Druid (The Guild Codex: Unveiled #1) by Annette Marie My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Urban Fantasy Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: I’m not your average girl. My best friend is my switchblade. My favorite hobby is using it on the cruel, the abusive, and anyone who gets on my bad side. I’m a convicted murderer with a chip on my shoulder and a dangerous lack of restraint. And then there’s Zak. His rap sheet makes mine look tame. The bounty on his head is worth more money than I’ll ever make, and […]

Posted September 25, 2021 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 0 Comments