Sep 142016
This Little Badass Plays Catch-up: The Kate Daniels Series by Ilona Andrews

It’s practically law that if you’re Badass (a Badass Reviewer, that is) then you’re also a fan of Urban Fantasy. While I definitely am, I’m a more recent convert than my fellow bloggers. This little Badass has a lot of series to catch up on, and since I read and enjoyed Burn for Me and there’s a new release right around the corner, what better place to start than with Ilona Andrews’ Kate Daniels series? Since I’m pretty sure I’m one of the last people in the blogger sphere to read it, I’m not going to do a traditional review. There are already tons of them [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on September 14, 2016 at 7:00 am
Jan 282016
Review: Sweep in Peace by Ilona Andrews

Sweep in Peace by Ilona Andrews Book #2 in The Innkeeper Chronicles Genre: Urban Fantasy Publication Date: November 13th 2015 Synopsis from Goodreads: Dina DeMille doesn’t run your typical Bed and Breakfast. Her inn defies laws of physics, her fluffy dog is secretly a monster, and the only paying guest is a former Galactic tyrant with a price on her head. But the inn needs guests to thrive, and guests have been scarce, so when an Arbitrator shows up at Dina’s door and asks her to host a peace summit between three warring species, she jumps on the chance. Unfortunately, for [ Read More of this Review ]

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Aug 062015
New Release Group Review: Magic Shifts by Ilona Andrews

Magic Shifts by Ilona Andrews Book #8 in Kate Daniels Genre: Urban Fantasy Publication Date: August 4th, 2015 ARC Provided by Netgalley and Ace Synopsis from Goodreads: In the latest Kate Daniels novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Ilona Andrews, magic is coming and going in waves in post-Shift Atlanta—and each crest leaves danger in its wake… After breaking from life with the Pack, mercenary Kate Daniels and her mate—former Beast Lord Curran Lennart—are adjusting to a very different pace. While they’re thrilled to escape all the infighting, Curran misses the constant challenges of leading the shapeshifters. So when [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on August 6, 2015 at 7:00 am
Oct 282014
Release Day Group Review: Burn for Me by Ilona Andrews

Burn for Me by Ilona Andrews Book #1 in Hidden Legacy Genre: Urban Fantasy Publication Date: October 28, 2014 ARC Provided by Edelweiss and Avon Synopsis from Goodreads: #1 New York Times bestselling author Ilona Andrews launches a brand new Hidden Legacy series, in which one woman must place her trust in a seductive, dangerous man who sets off an even more dangerous desire… Nevada Baylor is faced with the most challenging case of her detective career—a suicide mission to bring in a suspect in a volatile case. Nevada isn’t sure she has the chops. Her quarry is a Prime, the [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on October 28, 2014 at 7:00 am
Jul 292014
Release Day Review: Magic Breaks by Ilona Andrews

Magic Breaks by Ilona Andrews Book #7 in the Kate Daniels series Release date: July 29, 2014 Genre: Urban Fantasy ARC provided by Ace Hardcovers and Netgalley Synopsis from Goodreads: No matter how much the paranormal politics of Atlanta change, one thing always remains the same: if there’s trouble, Kate Daniels will be in the middle of it… As the mate of the Beast Lord, Curran, former mercenary Kate Daniels has more responsibilities than it seems possible to juggle. Not only is she still struggling to keep her investigative business afloat, she must now deal with the affairs of the pack, [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on July 29, 2014 at 7:11 am
Jan 032014
Review: Clean Sweep (Innkeep Chronicles #1) by Ilona Andrews

  Review: Clean Sweep (Innkeep Chronicles #1) by Ilona Andrews *early review copy received from author — thank you!* Regina’s and AH’s Rating: 4 stars/Grade A- Book Summary: On the outside, Dina Demille is the epitome of normal. She runs a quaint Victorian Bed and Breakfast in a small Texas town, owns a Shih Tzu named Beast, and is a perfect neighbor, whose biggest problem should be what to serve her guests for breakfast. But Dina is…different: Her broom is a deadly weapon; her Inn is magic and thinks for itself. Meant to be a lodging for otherworldly visitors, the only [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on January 3, 2014 at 9:27 am

Winner: Steel’s Edge Giveaway!

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Dec 092012
Winner: Steel's Edge Giveaway!

Thank you all for entering the giveaway to win Steel’s Edge by Ilona Andrews Entry #53: WhiteWolfReads (Jessica S.) a Rafflecopter giveaway Congratulations! We have sent you an email notification. Please respond with your address within 48 hours or a new winner will be drawn. _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Didn’t win? Buy your own copy of Steel’s Edge by Ilona Andrews

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 Posted by on December 9, 2012 at 2:12 pm
Dec 042012
Guest Post, Review, and Giveaway - Ilona Andrews' "The Edge" Series

The ladies here at love Ilona Andrews’ books and wanted to do something special to commemorate the ending of “The Edge” series, at least in its current iteration. Not only do we have a review and giveaway of the newest novel, Steel’s Edge, but Ilona and Gordon were nice enough to provide their input on their amazing characters to create the guest feature below: Casting the Series. Check out their picks for who they would cast as the leads from each book of “The Edge” and see if their ideas match up to what you picture when you read [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on December 4, 2012 at 10:58 am
Aug 232012
Review:  Gunmetal Magic by Ilona Andrews

Gunmetal Magic by Ilona Andrews Book purchased from Book Depository [box color=yellow]Synopsis from Goodreads: Some people have everything figured out — Andrea Nash is not one of those people. After being kicked out of the Order of Knights of Merciful Aid, Andrea’s whole existence is in shambles. All she can do is try to put herself back together, something made easier by working for Cutting Edge, a small investigative firm owned by her best friend, Kate Daniels. When several shapeshifters working for Raphael Medrano — the male alpha of Clan Bouda and Andrea’s former lover — die unexpectedly at a dig [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on August 23, 2012 at 7:00 am
Dec 012011
Review: Fate's Edge by Ilona Andrews

     Fate’s Edge by Ilona Andrews Edge Series #3 I purchased this novel for my kindle on Amazon   [box] Audrey Callahan left behind her life in the Edge, and she’s determined to stay on the straight and narrow. But when her brother gets into hot water, the former thief takes on one last heist and finds herself matching wits with a jack of all trades… Kaldar Mar-a gambler, lawyer, thief, and spy-expects his latest assignment tracking down a stolen item to be a piece of cake, until Audrey shows up. But when the item falls into the hands [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on December 1, 2011 at 10:38 am
Nov 282011
Giveaway: In honor of Fate's Edge Release, On the Edge and Bayou Moon

On the Edge by Ilona Andrews   Bayou Moon by Ilona Andrews   The Edge series books one and two. These books ARE NOT NEW! They have been read. Many, Many Times. But hey, they are free! So if you want to read the edge series, enter to win! I just have them on my kindle too, and well, I don’t need a bazillion copies of each book 😉 Even from my favorite author(s) Ilona Andrews 😉

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 Posted by on November 28, 2011 at 7:15 pm
Nov 092011
Waiting on Wednesday ~ Ilona Andrews, Maya Banks

  Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme started by Jill at Breaking the Spine, and helps showcase what books we bloggers are eagerly waiting to get our dirty hands on. It’s a great way to find new authors and friends 🙂 Erika: I can’t believe it’s November already. the year is just flying by, bringing with it so many good books. This week I am highlighting FATE’S EDGE by Ilona Andrews, featuring Kalder the Thief.  It comes out November 29th, 2011 and is the third book of the growing more popular by day- Edge Series. It’s no secret that [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on November 9, 2011 at 9:09 am
Sep 222011
Review and Giveaway: Silver Shark by Ilona Andrews

    I received an ARC copy of Silver Shark from Ilona Andrews and also purchased a copy.   [box type=”bio”] Claire Shannon is a killer. She uses no weapons, only her mind. Born on a planet locked in a long war, Claire is a psycher, a woman with the ability to attack minds and infiltrate a biological computer network where psychers battle to the death. But when the war abruptly ends, Claire must hide her psycher’s ability to survive. She is deported to a new planet, a vivid beautiful place, where she meets Venturo Escana, a powerful psycher, whose [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on September 22, 2011 at 9:00 am
Jun 072011
Review: Hexed  ~ Anthology (Ilona Andrews, Jeanne C Stein, Allyson James, Yasmine Galenorn

    [box] June 7th, 2011 Release I purchased this novel in Ebook and Signed Paperback. Release Date June 7th, 2011 Magic Dreams Grade: A …”Situation Normal, all fucked-up” Kasen rubbed the back of his head. Thank you, Captain Obvious. “It’s not that bad!”[/box]     So far I’ve only read Magic Dreams, by Ilona Andrews, and that’s because I read the Magic Series faithfully. I will probably read the Anna Strong novella, as I’ve read most of the books, but the others I could give or take.  I tried getting into Yasmine Galenorn’s series, but I just couldn’t. Jim [ Read More of this Review ]

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May 242010
Review: Magic Bleeds By Ilona Andrews

    I was a lucky Reader and won an ARC of Magic Bleeds, which is Kate Daniels series book 4, which comes out May 25, 2010 For over a month I have been writing and re-writing my review of Magic bleeds in my head. Last night as I was trying to sleep, I had the perfect review written, it was unfolding beautifully, words dancing around in my head with little effort. I should have gotten up to write it then, instead of waiting until it disappeared… Pregnancy insomnia at its finest, leaving you unable to sleep, but also, reluctant [ Read More of this Review ]

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