Jul 102012
 
ARC Review:  Whispers Under Ground (#3 Peter Grant) by Ben Aaronovitch

Whispers Under Ground (#3 Peter Grant) by Ben Aaronovitch *Received E-Galley from Edelweis and Del Ray* Regina’s Rating: 4 stars/Grade A: Blurb: [box=red]A WHOLE NEW REASON TO MIND THE GAP It begins with a dead body at the far end of Baker Street tube station, all that remains of American exchange student James Gallagher—and the victim’s wealthy, politically powerful family is understandably eager to get to the bottom of the gruesome murder. The trouble is, the bottom—if it exists at all—is deeper and more unnatural than anyone suspects . . . except, that is, for London constable and sorcerer’s apprentice Peter [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on July 10, 2012 at 12:00 pm
Jan 162012
 
Review: Midnight Riot (Peter Grant, #1) by Ben Aaronovitch

  Midnight Riot (Peter Grant, #1) by Ben Aaronovitch Book received from www.librarything.com’s Early Reviewer program   Regina’s Review: 3.5 Stars/Grade B- Midnight Riot is great start to a series and is simply a fabulous new series for the urban fantasy world. This book is funny, not silly funny like Three’s Company, but dry funny with an amazing delivery. Ben Aaronvitch makes very witty observations about human nature and delivers in such a way that it is funny. At the same time, he sets up an intriguing urban fantasy world, playing on existing mythology and bringing new stuff in. He [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on January 16, 2012 at 8:00 am