Posts Tagged: paranormal

Midnight Crossroad by Charlaine Harris

Midnight Crossroad by Charlaine Harris

July 24, 2014 Paranormal, Reviews 3 DNF

What happens when a roller coaster author stops delivering that giddy can’t-believe-you’re-still-reading thrill? A DNF at page 123. I generally tear through a Charlaine Harris book in a few hours, reaching the end with the same unsettled feeling I get after inadvertently eating an entire pint of ice cream. Three weeks into Midnight Crossroad, I… Read more »

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Free Fall by Carolyn Jewel

Free Fall by Carolyn Jewel

April 4, 2014 Paranormal, Reviews 7

Pity the poor novella that is meant to hook readers into a series. It’s judged not only on it’s own merits, but also on it’s ability to reduce a complex world into an appetizing bite. One misstep on either side and the reader is ready to bury it. With that… Read more »

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The Inheritance Trilogy by N.K. Jemisin

The Inheritance Trilogy by N.K. Jemisin

January 17, 2014 Fantasy, Reviews 0

One of the side-effects of contributing for this blog is that I’ve started to actively seek out POC authors in other genres too. Last autumn, I suggested my local library acquire this trilogy and in December I got a message telling the books were waiting for me.   The Hundred… Read more »

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Heavy Metal Heart by Nico Rosso

Heavy Metal Heart by Nico Rosso

November 8, 2013 Paranormal, Reviews 1

Rock Star. Front man. Demon. A descendant of satyrs and the lead singer in a band that feeds on the energy of its audience, Trevor Sand is growing weary of the constant need to perform. He needs the legend of the Muse—a woman destined to be a demon’s eternal companion… Read more »

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