Chosen by Benedict Jacka

4 January 2014 Natassia 0

Benedict Jacka once again delivers an entertaining read in the Chosen, the fourth Alex Verus Novel. In the voice of Verus, Jacka brings conflict both inner and outer, filling his novel with intrigue and suspense. Jacka infuses this latest book with a sense of philosophy and mage politics which enhance […]

Dark Talisman by Steven M. Booth

3 January 2014 Natassia 0

Fantasy is brought to a younger reader in Steven M. Booth’s Dark Talisman. Though marketed at a young adult book, Booth brings a strong character in a fast paced book which would be good for many a tween. Booth writes a beautiful world with dark elves and dwarves, assassins and […]


A Thousand Perfect Things by Kay Kenyon

31 October 2013 Natassia 1

Kay Kenyon brings to life a tale reminiscent of true Victorian style with the added mysticism of magic in A Thousand Perfect Things. With a Victorian sensibility of the exotic, Kenyon infuses her mythical world with the real life relations of Britain and India. Kenyon’s storytelling lends itself to the […]

A Conspiracy of Alchemists by Liesel Schwarz

19 May 2013 Natassia 0

Liesel Schwarz starts off with a bang in A Conspiracy of Alchemists, the first installment of the Chronicles of Light & Shadow. An alternate history tale, Schwarz brings elements of steampunk to her adventure. Readers and non-readers alike will feel at home with the familiar themes and no-frills take. LEAVE […]


Taken by Benedict Jacka

19 March 2013 Natassia 0

Through plot twists and turns, Benedict Jacka takes us on another enthralling adventure in his third installment of the Alex Verus novels. The most suspenseful to date, Taken strikes at the heart with an investigation that makes us question what lengths we would go to in order to project our […]


Cursed by Benedict Jacka

5 March 2013 Natassia 0

The Alex Verus series is masterfully continued in Benedict Jacka’s Cursed. Action packed and amusement in spades, Cursed only adds to the already fabulous series. Jacka once again delivers an entertaining book. Fans and newcomers alike will instantly find themselves enchanted by the world of Alex Verus and his misadventures […]


Fated by Benedict Jacka

23 February 2013 Natassia 1

Benedict Jacka brings to life a uniquely entertaining urban fantasy in his Alex Verus Novels. Fated, the premiere to the series, is the perfect introduction to a London where things aren’t always what they seem. Filled with intrigue, suspense, and plenty of action, Fated is the perfect mix of substance […]

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A Trace of Moonlight by Allison Pang

15 October 2012 Nicole 2

I so love Allison Pang’s Abby Sinclair series…and I am sure Jackie heard me squee all the way in Michigan when she told me she’d received the ARC for A Trace of Moonlight.  Even Allison would likely tell you that I’ve been begging, pleading and otherwise being obnoxious since I […]

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Full Blooded by Amanda Carlson

26 August 2012 Nicole 2

I met the wonderfully fab Amanda Carlson while at the Authors After Dark and as a featured blogger, LE got a few extra perks, namely some ARCs.  One of those was Amanda’s Full Blooded.  Since I had the pleasure of meeting with her, when I was looking through my stack […]

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A Sliver of Shadow by Allison Pang

12 February 2012 Nicole 0

I cannot tell you just how loud I squee’d when I learned I was getting the opportunity to review A Sliver of Shadow by Allison Pang.  After reading her debut novel, A Brush of Darkness, I will totally admit to begging…er nicely asking Allison to let me beta read A Sliver […]