Tag: urban fantasy

Review: A Wreck of Witches by Nia Quinn

Review: A Wreck of Witches by Nia Quinn

A Wreck of Witches (Teeming Dark: Witches #1) by Nia Quinn narrated by Amy Hall My Rating: 5 stars Genre: Cosy Fantasy/ Urban Fantasy Age Category: Adult Blurb: Magic and mayhem and ghost dogs, oh my… I’m the plus-size witch who just wants to putter around my magical-plant nursery in peace, but nooo. The universe is conspiring against me, I swear. The newbie witch down the street just went missing—five minutes before she was gonna give me a ride to our book club. Something magical is stalking through my mundane neighborhood, attacking my neighbors, and I’ve got everybody and their […]

Posted September 7, 2023 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 4 Comments

Review: Storm Forged by Lindsay Buroker

Review: Storm Forged by Lindsay Buroker

Storm Forged (Death Before Dragons #6) by Lindsay Buroker narrated by Vivienne Leheny My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Urban Fantasy Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: Moving into a rundown Victorian house with a vampire living in the basement isn’t as bad as I thought, but things go from weird to weirder when a badly injured gnome collapses in my back yard. The surprising part? It’s my friend Nin’s long-lost grandfather. Since he’s unconscious, we can’t figure out who’s chasing him, or where he’s been all these years, but if we can’t help him, he’ll die. To make […]

Posted August 7, 2023 by Lola in Contemporary, Fantasy, Review / 6 Comments

Review: More Than a Little Warped by Annette Marie and Rob Jacobsen

Review: More Than a Little Warped by Annette Marie and Rob Jacobsen

More than a Little Warped (The Guild Codex: Warped #3.5) Annette Marie and Rob Jacobsen My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Urban Fantasy Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: As a conman-turned-MPD-Agent, I’m fairly new to the whole “upholder of justice” thing, but even for me, there are some lines you just don’t cross. Agent Söze of the MPD’s Internal Affairs department, on other hand, seems determined to slime his way across every ethical line in existence like an over-sized eel on a power trip. Can you tell I don’t like this guy? While he’s dismantling the precinct and […]

Posted May 31, 2023 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 4 Comments

Review: Stolen Sorcery & Other Misadventures by Annette Marie and Rob Jacobsen

Review: Stolen Sorcery & Other Misadventures by Annette Marie and Rob Jacobsen

Stolen Sorcery & Other Misadventures (The Guild Codex: Warped #4) Annette Marie and Rob Jacobsen My Rating: Genre: Urban Fantasy Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: What’s a hardworking MagiPol agent need to do to get a little R&R? Between Agent Söze, the treacherous Internal Affairs tyrant who’s taken over my precinct, and the super illegal sorcery my partner Lienna was hiding in said precinct—which is now missing—my usual routine of busting magical criminals has fallen apart in favor of hectic damage control. But that went out the window too when a respected Guild Master was found dead. […]

Posted April 17, 2023 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 0 Comments

Review: Elven Doom by Lindsay Buroker

Review: Elven Doom by Lindsay Buroker

Elven Doom (Death Before Dragons #4) by Lindsay Buroker narrated by Vivienne Leheny My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Urban Fantasy Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: Dragons make life complicated. Extremely complicated. After returning from Idaho, I was hoping to have time to figure things out with Zav—also known as Lord Zavryd, the dragon who claimed me as his mate without asking—but the dark elves are up to their old tricks again. Actually, they’re up to far more deadly tricks, using more powerful magic than I knew existed. I have no idea how I’m going to stop them, […]

Posted February 10, 2023 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 4 Comments

Review: Peppermint Tea and Nothing is Free by Laura Greenwood

Review: Peppermint Tea and Nothing is Free by Laura Greenwood

Peppermint Tea And Nothing Is Free (Cauldron Coffee Shop #3) by Laura Greenwood My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Romance/ Urban Fantasy Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: With Azíl now severed from his teapot, Willow faces the biggest challenge of them all…teaching him how to be human in the modern world. While their friends and allies have grown in number, Willow can’t forget that their enemies are out there, and that they’re determined to reinforce the curse on Azíl and force him back into his teapot. And with her heart on the line, she’s determined not to […]

Posted January 3, 2023 by Lola in Fantasy, Review, Romance / 4 Comments

Review: Trial by Fire by Ariana Nash

Review: Trial by Fire by Ariana Nash

Trial by Fire (Shadows of London #3) by Ariana Nash My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Urban Fantasy Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MM Blurb: It’s not just Alexander Kempthorne’s secrets bubbling to the surface of London’s streets… Time is running out for John “Dom” Domenici. Outmanoeuvred at every turn by the figure known as “M”, only Kempthorne can free Dom, but juggling the horrors of his own past, containing a rising preternatural threat and the twisted machinations of “M” might just be too much, even for Kempthorne. Can Kage Mitchell be trusted to help? Alexander Kempthorne lost an agent […]

Posted October 27, 2022 by Lola in Fantasy, Review, Romance / 3 Comments