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Book review: Cairo by G. Willow Wilson and M.K. Perker

Cairo G. Willow Wilson, writer M.K. Perker, artist Urban fantasy November 2007 Vertigo Comics ISBN: 978-1-4012-1734-1 Format: Trade paperback accquired: purchased  The blurb, from the back of the book: A stolen hookah, a spiritual underworld, and a genie on the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Road to Hell by Krista Ball

When does practicality win out over ideals? What does it take to break someone who is strong, principled, and a true believer in what is right and wrong? What are your personal morals and ethics worth? Continue reading

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Review: Throne of the Crescent Moon by Saladin Ahmed

Throne of the Crescent Moon is the first book in a planned trilogy, and after reading it, I’m impatient to read the next installment. I enjoyed it thoroughly, and encourage everyone to check it out. Continue reading

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Review: Saucerers and Gondoliers by Dominic Green

It felt more like a series of encounters than a thoughtful story, though. This thing happens. And then this! And clever humor at the expense of the Americans and Soviets and generally not bright adults! So I wouldn’t pick this up if you are looking for thinky thoughts. It is entertaining, though. Just not deep. Continue reading

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Review: No Mercy by Sherrilyn Kenyon

More and more, this series is feeling like a cozy comforter; something wonderful to curl with on a snuggly evening. Continue reading

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Review: Soul Thief by Jana Oliver

Soul Thief Janna Oliver Urban fantasy August 2011 St. Martin’s Griffin ISBN: 978-0-312-61479-9 324 pages format: paperback accquired: purchased This review has been cross-posted to SpaceGypsies.com The blurb, from Powell’s: Riley Blackthorne is beginning to learn that there are worse … Continue reading

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Review: The Demon Trapper’s Daughter by Jana Oliver

The Demon Trapper’s Daughter Jana Oliver Urban fantasy February 2011 St. Martin’s Griffin ISBN: 978-0-312-61478-2 340 pages format: trade paperback acquired: purchased quick note: this review has been cross-posted over at SpaceGypsies! The Blurb, from Goodreads: Demon Trapper Riley Blackthorne … Continue reading

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Review: Where Shadows Lie: Bay City by JE Cammon

Where Shadows Lie is the first in a planned series, and I’m quite curious to see where Cammon goes with their stories, or if the series will even follow all three of these characters. Continue reading

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Review: Storm Front by Jim Butcher

All in all: I enjoyed the novel. Picked up book two right away. If you haven’t already read the series, give it a try. It’s much fun, if the first book is any indication. Continue reading

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Review: The Shadow Speaker by Nnedi Okorafor-Mbachu

Let me start off the review by saying that I loved this novel. I think everyone should read it. It’s a fun, imaginative story with a lead character, Ejii, who I found easy to sympathise and identify with. Continue reading

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